Laughing, a psychology of humor

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Cornell University Press, 1982 - Humor - 231 pages
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Surveys the various psychological theories which attempt to explain the nature of laughter, and explores the relationship between humor and a person's sense of identity

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Contents

PREFACE
9
Theorists Theorizing
107
Laughers Laughing
117
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Norman Holland is Richard J. Milbauer Professor of English at the University of Florida. Sidney Homan is Professor of English at the University of Florida and Visiting Professor at Jilin University in the People's Republic of China. Bernard Paris is Professor of English and Director of the Institute for Psychological Study of the Arts at the University of Florida.

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