Not Just a Laughing Matter

Not Just a Laughing Matter: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Political Humor in China (The Humanities in Asia) 1st ed. 2018 Edition by King-fai Tam (Editor),‎ Sharon R. Wesoky (Editor) This book offers the first comprehensive and in-depth exploration of the way Chinese humor fits into broader discourses on Chinese identity and modernity in an increasingly globalized…

Learning To Laugh Again

Learning To Laugh Again: A Journey Through Depression Paperback – October 29, 2017 by Daniel Porter (Author) Mental Illness, a taboo subject for most, a silent killer plaguing young men and women around the world. We live in a world where nobody knows what to say or how to talk about these things. When somebody…

The United States of Laughter

The United States of Laughter: One Comedian’s Journey Through All 50 States Paperback – September 19, 2017 by Andrew Tarvin (Author) At the age of 31, Andrew Tarvin made the very practical decision to rid himself of most of his belongings, leave his Midtown apartment in NYC, and travel the country out of two carry-on…

Life, Love, Laughter

Life, Love, Laughter: Celebrating Your Existence Paperback – June 9, 2009 by Osho (Author) In this collection of reflections, Osho’s inspiring and loving stories go far beyond the usual chicken-soup fare. Life, Love, Laughter establishes a new genre of reflective and inspirational text stripped of all platitudes and clichés, and absolutely in tune with the…

Medicine Is the Best Laughter, Volume 1

Medicine Is the Best Laughter, Volume 1 Hardcover – January 15, 1995 by Gideon Bosker MD (Author) This cartoon collection is like an auditorium, packed with hundreds of comedians, cartoonists, and satirists, each letting you in on a private joke. Organized according to medical specialties, themes, and categories, these cartoons and anecdotes offer the chance…

Studies of Laughter in Interaction

Studies of Laughter in Interaction by Phillip Glenn (Editor),‎ Elizabeth Holt (Editor) Laughter is pervasive in interaction yet often overlooked in the research. This volume presents a collection of original studies revealing the highly-ordered, complex, and important phenomenon of laughter in everyday interactions. Building on 40 years of conversation analytic research, the authors show how…

The Power of Laughter

The Power of Laughter: Seven Secrets to Living and Laughing in a Stressful World (The Power of Laughter, 1) Paperback – August, 2003 by Gail Hand (Author) Humorous stories about using laughter with family and work situations to bring more joy to your life. Editorial Reviews Review “Delightful” — Audrey Hand, Gail’s Mother, September 1,…

Lessons with Laughter

Lessons with Laughter: Photocopiable Lessons for Different Levels (Instant Lessons Series) by George Woolard (Author) LESSONS WITH LAUGHTER is part of Heinle’s Instant Lessons series – a range of photocopiable books for busy teachers that are quick and easy to use. It is a bank of 92 lessons which can be used with the minimum…

Reeling with Laughter

Reeling with Laughter: American Film Comedies: From Anarchy to Mockumentary Reprint Edition by Michael V. Tueth (Author) Film comedy has been around as long as cinema itself. Over the years, particular forms of the genre have emerged, evolved, and spawned other branches of comedy. While these subgenres may vary in their approach to humor, all…