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|Some Notes on the Pirahă Language as Used in This Book||p. XI|
|Discovering the World of the Pirahăs||p. 3|
|The Amazon||p. 23|
|he Cost of Discipleship||p. 31|
|Sometimes You Make Mistakes||p. 58|
|Material Culture and the Absence of Ritual||p. 71|
|Families and Community||p. 85|
|Nature and the Immediacy of Experience||p. 115|
|A Teenager Named Túkaaga: Murder and Society||p. 143|
|Land to Live Free||p. 150|
|Caboclos: Vignettes of Amazonian Brazilian Life||p. 159|
|Changing Channels with Pirahă Sounds||p. 117|
|Pirahă Words||p. 192|
|How Much Grammar Do People Need?||p. 202|
|Values and Talking: The Partnership between Language and Culture||p. 209|
|Recursion: Language as a Matrioshka Doll||p. 224|
|Crooked Heads and Straight Heads: Perspectives on Language and Truth||p. 244|
|Converting the Missionary||p. 263|
|Epilogue: Why Care about Other Cultures and Languages?||p. 275|
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