Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

The Glossary of Happiness

“Could understanding other cultures’ concepts of joy and well-being help us reshape our own? The Positive Lexicography Project aims to catalogue foreign terms for happiness that have no direct English translation.”

Read more @ http://www.newyorker.com/tech/elements/the-glossary-of-happiness

Languages do matter!

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