The Basic Humor Process
Language: en
Pages: 269
Authors: Robert L. Latta
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

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Translating Humour
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Jeroen Vandaele
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-08 - Publisher: Routledge

It is all too often assumed that humour is the very effect of a text. But humour is not a perlocutionary effect in its own right, nor is laughter. The humour of a text may be as general a characteristic as a serious text's seriousness. Like serious texts, humorous texts
Elsevier's Dictionary of Psychological Theories
Language: en
Pages: 692
Authors: J.E. Roeckelein
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-19 - Publisher: Elsevier

In attempting to understand and explain various behaviour, events, and phenomena in their field, psychologists have developed and enunciated an enormous number of ‘best guesses’ or theories concerning the phenomenon in question. Such theories involve speculations and statements that range on a potency continuum from ‘strong’ to ‘weak’. The term
Guilty Pleasures
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Laura Little
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-12 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Few people associate law books with humor. Yet the legal world--in particular the American legal system--is itself frequently funny. Indeed, jokes about the profession are staples of American comedy. And there is actually humor within the world of law too: both lawyers and judges occasionally strive to be funny to
The Translator
Language: en
Pages: 478
Authors: Laura Little
Categories: Intercultural communication
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:

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