Funny Paperback – September 1, 2014
by Catherine Cucinella (Author, Editor)
Sarcastic inside jokes, viral videos, Internet memes: what makes these funny? By looking at the nature of funniness through humor and laughter, Funny shows how analyzing humor can be serious business, turning a critical eye on the subject to get students both thinking and laughing. Funny calls readers to consider humor s cultural and historical contexts through both contemporary and classic examples. Political humor, humor s effect on health and well-being, and humor and social perspective name just a few of the diverse selections this timely reader offers.
Paperback: 242 pages
Publisher: Fountainhead Press; 1 edition (September 1, 2014)
Product Dimensions: 8.9 x 6.9 x 0.6 inches
Shipping Weight: 15.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)nhead Press (September 01,2014) (1602)