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Account Options Sign in. Goldstein, Professor of Psychology, Temple University “The attempt at providing a theoretical framework which will include all forms of laughter and humor and will accommodate the main types of theories previously advanced, is the principal thrust and success of Taking Laughter Seriously.

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Can I laughher this item? To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video. From 25 December to 1 Januarythe Library’s Reading Rooms will be closed and no collection requests will be filled. Advanced search Search history. John Morreall’s broad-ranging concerns in Taking Laughter Seriously make it a book that will interest those in the social and behavioral sciences, philosophy, English literature and criticism, drama, and folklore.

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Collection delivery service resumes on Wednesday 2 January No keywords specified fix it. Bertman – – Modern Schoolman 62 2: Related Titles Whose Antigone? One would hope that a book on laughter and humor, even a scholarly one, would not be so ponderous and officious that it evidenced little relationship to its announced topic. His discussions of humor as aesthetic experience, social lubricant, and valuable human feature are original and provocative.


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Table of Contents Preface Part One: References to this book Avoiding Politics: Humor and Freedom 9. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Distorting the Lauthter of Seriousness: Osho – – St. Zhuangzi’s Perspectivism Leads to Laughter. Wit and humor — Psychological aspects. We will contact you if necessary. Tune In, Log On: BookOnline – Google Books.