culture

Psychology offers us many interesting topics for study, but few capture the public imagination more than the study of close relationships. Our political leaders constantly refer to the importance of ‘the family’, the health implications of greater openness in sexual relations...

The notion of animal culture has gathered momentum over the last 50 years, fuelled by the findings of long-term field studies of primates and cetaceans. Researchers have observed such diverse behaviours as chimpanzees fishing for ants, orang-utans blowing raspberries before...