This booklet examines the numerous features of cooperative habit in primates and people as a number of the world’s best specialists assessment and summarize the state of the art of theoretical and empirical reports of cooperation. This publication is the 1st to bridge the distance among parallel learn in primatology and experiences of people. Comparative as this technique is, it highlights either universal ideas and features of human specialty with recognize to cooperative behavior.

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