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The Grammar of Happiness: How an Indigenous Tribe Changed a Missionaries Views Airs May 12

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The Grammar of Happiness: How an Indigenous Tribe Changed a Missionaries Views Airs May 12

The remarkable story of missionary-turned-linguist Dan Everett, dean of arts and sciences, is reviewed, showcasing his time spent living among the Amazonian Piraha tribe studying their language and cultural patterns.

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Academics
by George Grattan August 9, 2016

Bentley University’s Co-Provost and Dean of Arts and Sciences Daniel Everett talked with us recently about a wide range of topics, including being featured in a new book by Tom Wolfe, two of his own upcoming books, the importance of studying the origins of language, and the value of a fusion approach to business education.

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The Chronicle of Higher Education | August 25, 2016