Social Play in Bonobos: Not Only an Immature Matter
In the Confessions (Book XI, Chapter XIV), St. Augustine pondered the meaning of time. His answer is, “Quid ergo est tempus? Si nemo ex me quaerit, scio: si quaerenti explicare velim, nescio” [What is time then? If no one asks me, I know. If I want to explain it to those who ask, I no longer know]. Perhaps St. Augustine’s frustration is felt most by ethologists when dealing with play.
KeywordsPlay Behavior Social Play Play Session Immature Matter Pigmy Chimpanzee
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