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Language: The Cultural tool

Was der Mensch mit den Worten Macht

Fri, 08/02/2013 - 11:08

Language: The Cultural Tool, written by Dean Daniel Everett, is highlighted and reviewed by one of Germany's leading national newspapers.

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Ist die Grammatik eine Sache der Kultur?

Mon, 06/24/2013 - 12:35

Dean of Arts and Sciences Daniel Everett is highlighted by one of Germany's leading newspaper for his book, Language: The Cultural Tool, which shares his experiences and discoveries after spending years living with the Pirahã people of Brazil.

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La Grammatica Della Felicità

Tue, 05/07/2013 - 11:25

Italian Marie Claire interviews Dean of Arts and Sciences Daniel Everett about his documentary, The Grammar of Happiness, and his latest book, Language: The Cultural Tool

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Where Nature and Nurture Clash: Pioneering a New Theory of Language

Mon, 02/11/2013 - 14:52

Dean of Arts and Sciences Daniel Everett compares the violence of the American culture to the Pirahã men and women in a blog article for his book, "Language: The Cultural Tool." 

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Does Culture Drive Language?

Sun, 07/08/2012 - 14:43

The 7th Avenue Radio program features Dean of Arts & Sciences Dan Everett speaking about his latest book, Language: The Cultural Tool

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War of Words Over Tribal Tongue

Wed, 05/09/2012 - 13:22

Dean of Arts and Sciences Daniel Everett is highlighted for his a new book, "Language, the Cultural Tool," and TV documentary about his work studying the foundations of human language through the Piraha tribe in the Amazon.

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The Grammar of Happiness: An Interview with Daniel Everett

Mon, 03/26/2012 - 13:50

Popular blog Boing Boing interviews Dean of Arts and Sciences Dan Everett about his new book, Language: The Cultural Tool, and related documentary A Grammar of Happiness, both of which analyze human language construction by taking a close look at how the Piraha tribe in the Brazilian Amazon communicates.

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Daniel Everett: 'There is No Such Thing as Universal Grammar'

Sat, 03/24/2012 - 13:56

Dean of Arts & Science Dan Everett is highlighted for his new book Language: The Cultural Tool, which explores his theory that language isn't innate, but a tool developed by humans to solve problems.

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How Do You Say ‘Disagreement’ in Pirahã?

Wed, 03/21/2012 - 12:16

Dean of Arts and Sciences Dan Everett makes waves in the linguistics field thanks to his new book Language: The Cultural Tool.

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Angry Words

Wed, 03/21/2012 - 10:18

The controversial research by Dean of Arts & Sciences Dan Everett, which prompted his new book Language: The Cultural Tool, is examined.

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