Laughter

Laughter: A Scientific Investigation Paperback – December 1, 2001  by Robert R. Provine (Author) Drawing upon ten years of research into this most common-yet complex and often puzzling-human phenomenon, Dr. Robert Provine, the world’s leading scientific expert on laughter, investigates such aspects of his subject as its evolution, its role in social relationships, its contagiousness,…

Handling Stress With Humor

Handling Stress With Humor 1st Edition by Charles W. Winkler (Author) Product details Paperback: 172 pages Publisher: Charles W Winkler; 1st edition (August 1988) Language: English ISBN-10: 0961052201 ISBN-13: 978-0961052201 Package Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.8 x 0.7 inches Shipping Weight: 12.6 ounces Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers…

Humour Therapy

Humour Therapy: In Cancer, Psychosomatic Diseases, Mental Disorders, Crime, Interpersonal and Sexual Relationships  by Branko Bokun (Author) Product details Paperback: 221 pages Publisher: Riverrun Pr (October 1989) Language: English ISBN-10: 0951052500 ISBN-13: 978-0951052501 Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #10,300,984 in Books (See…

The Routledge Handbook of Language and Humor

The Routledge Handbook of Language and Humor (Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics) Hardcover – 24 Feb 2017  by Salvatore Attardo (Editor) The Routledge Handbook of Language and Humor presents the first ever comprehensive, in-depth treatment of all the sub-fields of the linguistics of humor, broadly conceived as the intersection of the study of language and humor.

Why We Laugh

Why We Laugh: A New Understanding by John Charles Simon (2008-08-02) Paperback – 1763  by John Charles Simon (Author) Product details Paperback Publisher: Example Product Manufacturer (1763) ASIN: B01K2EQJSK Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item Laughing and learning throughout this facinating and thoughful scientific theory. 5 Jun. 2009 By MI teacher…

Motivation in Humor

Motivation in Humor Paperback – 15 Jul 2006  by Jacob Levine (Author) This is not a funny book–but it is the first to bring together contemporary experimental studies on humor. The fourteen scholarly papers included here mark an important breakthrough in this vital, complex, and largely unexplored subject.

Humor

Humor: Emotional Aspects, Role in Social Interactions & Health Effects (Psychology of Emotions, Motivations and Actions) Hardcover – 1 Apr 2016  by Holly Phillips (Editor) Product details Hardcover: 160 pages Publisher: Nova Science Publishers Inc; UK ed. edition (1 April 2016) Language: English ISBN-10: 1634847873 ISBN-13: 978-1634847872 Product Dimensions: 1.9 x 15.2 x 22.2 cm…

Sociology Through Humor

Sociology Through Humor  by Joseph E. Faulkner (Editor) Product details Paperback: 301 pages Publisher: West Group (January 1987) Language: English ISBN-10: 0314284915 ISBN-13: 978-0314284914 Product Dimensions: 0.8 x 6 x 9.2 inches Shipping Weight: 14.4 ounces Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,558,777 in Books (See Top…

The Senses of Humor

The Senses of Humor: Self and Laughter in Modern America Paperback – April 28, 2015  by Daniel Wickberg (Author) Why do modern Americans believe in something called a sense of humor and how did they come to that belief? Daniel Wickberg traces the cultural history of the concept from its British origins as a way…

Rebellious Laughter

Rebellious Laughter: People’s Humor in American Culture By Joseph Boskin Synopsis Bringing together everyday language, social interaction and cultural warfare, this work forms a social history of humour in American culture. It argues that jokes provide a cultural barometer of concerns and anxieties, and that laughter is transformative.