No one wants to criticize jane goodall—Dame Goodall—the soft-spoken, white-haired doyenne of primatology.
Before there was jane goodall, or even Tarzan and King Kong, the gorilla was a creature of mystery.
British zoologist whose study of the life and habitat of the chimpanzee has greatly increased understanding of primate behavior. Goodall's research demonstrated that chimpanzees are capable of complex emotional relationships, and have the skill and intelligence to make tools. She has been a leader in international conservation efforts.