Modern Humor For Effective Speaking

Modern Humor For Effective Speaking Paperback – October 15, 2011 by Edward Frank Allen (Editor) Product details Paperback: 480 pages Publisher: Literary Licensing, LLC (October 15, 2011) Language: English ISBN-10: 1258192985 ISBN-13: 978-12581929 Product Dimensions: 6 x 1 x 9 inches Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Average Customer Review: Be the…

The Visual Language of Comics

The Visual Language of Comics: Introduction to the Structure and Cognition of Sequential Images. (Bloomsbury Advances in Semiotics) by Neil Cohn (Author) Drawings and sequential images are an integral part of human expression dating back at least as far as cave paintings, and in contemporary society appear most prominently in comics. Despite this fundamental part…

Humor in the Classroom

Humor in the Classroom: A Guide for Language Teachers and Educational Researchers by Nancy Bell (Author), Anne Pomerantz (Author) Humor in the Classroom provides practical, research-based answers to questions that educational researchers and language teachers might have about the social and cognitive benefits that humor and language play afford in classroom discourse and additional language…

Humor and Health Promotion

  Humor and Health Promotion (Health Psychology Research Focus) by Paola Gremigni (Editor) Humour helps relax, improve relationships with others, and reduce negative emotions such as anger. This title shows how humour can become a valuable tool for working in health professions.

The Psychology of Humor at Work

The Psychology of Humor at Work (Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology) by Christopher Robert (Editor) This is the first book to look at the psychological processes that enable humor to affect people and teams in the workplace. It recognizes that humor plays many roles beyond making people feel happier and more productive, and…

The Optimistic Child

The Optimistic Child: A Proven Program to Safeguard Children Against Depression and Build Lifelong Resilience Paperback – September 17, 2007  by Martin E. P. Seligman (Author) The epidemic of depression in America strikes 30% of all children. Now Martin E. P. Seligman, the best-selling author of Learned Optimism, and his colleagues offer parents and educators…

Authentic Happiness

Authentic Happiness: Using the New Positive Psychology to Realize Your Potential for Lasting Fulfillment Paperback – January 5, 2004 by Martin E. P. Seligman (Author) A national bestseller, Authentic Happiness launched the revolutionary new science of Positive Psychology—and sparked a coast-to-coast debate on the nature of real happiness.

Managing Humans

Managing Humans: Biting and Humorous Tales of a Software Engineering Manager 3rd ed. Edition by Michael Lopp (Author) Read hilarious stories with serious lessons that Michael Lopp extracts from his varied and sometimes bizarre experiences as a manager at Apple, Pinterest, Palantir, Netscape, Symantec, Slack, and Borland. Many of the stories first appeared in primitive form…

Humor and Nonviolent Struggle in Serbia

Humor and Nonviolent Struggle in Serbia (Syracuse Studies on Peace and Conflict Resolution) Hardcover – October 29, 2015 by Janjira Sombatpoonsiri (Author) “If I had no sense of humor, I should long ago have committed suicide,” wrote the late Mahatma Gandhi, expressing the potent power of humor to sustain and uplift. Less obvious is humor’s…