Evaluations of the Ape Language Research

  • William A. Hillix
  • Duane M. Rumbaugh
Part of the Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects book series (DIPR)


Some criticisms have been applied to most, if not all, of the ape language research. Others apply only to one of the methods of circumventing the vocal channel or to a specific research project.


Sign Language American Sign Native Signer Deaf Participant Deaf Signer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • William A. Hillix
    • 1
  • Duane M. Rumbaugh
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PsychologySan Diego State UniversitySan DiegoUSA
  2. 2.Departments of Psychology and BiologyGeorgia State UniversityAtlantaUSA
  3. 3.Iowa Primate Learning SanctuaryDes MoinesUSA

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