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Jane goodall fritz


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Jane goodall fritz

  1. 1. Jane Goodall Pioneer Primatologist Author Mother Conservationist
  2. 2. Early Life <ul><li>Born in 1934 </li></ul><ul><li>Much experience with animals </li></ul><ul><li>Curious </li></ul><ul><li>Happy! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Africa; meeting her mentor <ul><li>Read Dr. Doolittle growing up </li></ul><ul><li>Visits friend in Kenya 1957 </li></ul><ul><li>Meets anthropologist Louis Leaky, invited to accompany he & Mary on dig </li></ul><ul><li>Leaky looking to shed light on early human behavior by studying Africa primates </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Was a woman </li></ul><ul><li>Was inexperienced; not an educated scientist </li></ul><ul><li>Gave them names </li></ul><ul><li>Allowed in their mist </li></ul>Atypical choice, extraordinary work
  5. 5. Contributions to Primatology <ul><li>instrumental in study of social learning </li></ul><ul><li>Primates cognition </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Tool-making </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Thinking & culture in wild chimpanzees </li></ul>
  6. 6. Conservation, Activism
  7. 7. In her own words