The Psychology of Humor

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  • Author : Rod A. Martin
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 464 pages
  • ISBN : 0080465994
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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The Psychology of Humor

The Psychology of Humor
  • Author : Rod A. Martin
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 27 July 2010
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Research on humor is carried out in a number of areas in psychology, including the cognitive (What makes something funny?), developmental (when do we develop a sense of humor?), and social (how is humor used in social interactions?) Although there is enough interest in the area to have spawned several societies, the literature is dispersed in a number of primary journals, with little in the way of integration of the material into a book. Dr. Martin is one of the

Studyguide for the Psychology of Humor

Studyguide for the Psychology of Humor
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  • Publisher : Cram101
  • Release : 01 May 2013
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Outlines and Highlights for the Psychology of Humor

Outlines and Highlights for the Psychology of Humor
  • Author : Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • Publisher : Academic Internet Pub Incorporated
  • Release : 01 August 2012
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Cracking Up

Cracking Up
  • Author : Paul Lewis
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 02 October 2006
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What do Jon Stewart, Freddy Krueger, Patch Adams, and George W. Bush have in common? As Paul Lewis shows in Cracking Up, they are all among the ranks of joke tellers who aim to do much more than simply amuse. Exploring topics that range from the sadistic mockery of Abu Ghraib prison guards to New Age platitudes about the healing power of laughter, from jokes used to ridicule the possibility of global climate change to the heartwarming performances of hospital

The Social Psychology of Humor

The Social Psychology of Humor
  • Author : Madelijn Strick,Thomas E Ford
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 06 April 2021
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This important new book provides a comprehensive analysis of humor from a social-psychological perspective, addressing questions about the use of humor and its effects in daily life. It examines the social psychology of humor on micro-level phenomena, such as attitudes, persuasion, and social perception, as well as exploring its use and effect on macro-level phenomena such as conformity, group processes, cohesion, and intergroup relations. Humor is inherently a social experience, shared among people, essential to nearly every type of interpersonal

The Psychology of Humor at Work

The Psychology of Humor at Work
  • Author : Christopher Robert
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 19 December 2016
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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 acknowledges humor’s potential darker side as well. Bringing together a small but growing field of study, the book features chapters around core psychological topics such perception, creativity and stress, while also addressing organizational issues such as leadership, teamwork, and social networks.

An Introduction to the Psychology of Humor

An Introduction to the Psychology of Humor
  • Author : Janet M. Gibson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 31 January 2019
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An Introduction to the Psychology of Humor provides a comprehensive and accessible overview of psychologists’ research on humor. Drawing on research from a variety of psychological perspectives, from cognitive and biological to social and developmental, the book explores factors that affect our detection, comprehension, liking, and use of humor. Throughout the book, theories and paradigms of humor are explored, with each chapter dedicated to a distinct field of psychological research. Covering topics including humor development in children and older adults,

The Psychology of Comedy

The Psychology of Comedy
  • Author : G Neil Martin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 August 2021
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What makes us laugh? Why is comedy so important? How does comedy affect our behaviour? The Psychology of Comedy provides a unique insight into the role of laughter and humour in our lives. From the mechanics of comedy and what makes a good joke, to the health benefits of laughter, the book delves into different types of comedy, from slapstick to complex puns, and the physiological response it provokes. The dark side of comedy is also considered, confronting the idea

Analyzing Language and Humor in Online Communication

Analyzing Language and Humor in Online Communication
  • Author : Taiwo, Rotimi,Odebunmi, Akinola,Adetunji, Akin
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 16 June 2016
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Misunderstandings in technology-mediated communication can be due to a lack of tone and facial expression on the part of the speaker, which provide additional context clues into the meaning of the message beyond textual representation. As technology becomes more of a ubiquitous element in our interactions with one another, further study into the ways in which language and humor are conveyed online and impact human communication is essential. Analyzing Language and Humor in Online Communication presents a compendium of research

Positive Psychology Approaches to Dementia

Positive Psychology Approaches to Dementia
  • Author : Chris Clarke,Emma Wolverson
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release : 18 August 2016
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How can positive psychology approaches help us to understand the process of adjustment to, and living well with dementia? As accounts of positive experiences in dementia are increasingly emerging, this book reviews current evidence and explores how psychological constructs such as hope, humour, creativity, spirituality, wisdom, resilience and personal growth may be linked with wellbeing and quality of life in dementia. Expert contributors from a range of academic and clinical backgrounds examine the application of positive psychological concepts to dementia

Encyclopedia of Emotion

Encyclopedia of Emotion
  • Author : Gretchen M. Reevy
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 01 September 2010
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This unique two-volume reference is an accessible, up-to-date resource for the rich and fascinating study of human emotion. * Comprises 400 A–Z entries on emotion, including general emotions, emotion theories, emotion research, emotional disorders, treatments of emotional disorders, assessment of emotional traits, organizations devoted to studying emotion, and significant people who have contributed to the understanding of emotion * Provides a chronology of the ways emotion has been conceived, research on emotion, treatment of emotional disorders, and assessment of emotional traits * Offers

Humor at Work in Teams Leadership Negotiations Learning and Health

Humor at Work in Teams  Leadership  Negotiations  Learning and Health
  • Author : Tabea Scheel,Christine Gockel
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 04 September 2017
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This book provides a comprehensive review of the state-of-the-art on the adaptive and maladaptive functions of humor. Humor is inescapable in our daily interactions - also at the work place. Affiliative, self-enhancing, self-deprecating and aggressive humor can all occur at work and have unique and sometimes ambiguous effects. The volume presents humor research on five important workplace topics: teams, leadership, negotiation, learning, and health. It combines and integrates research from a range of fields, including work and organizational psychology, social

The Routledge Handbook of Language and Humor

The Routledge Handbook of Language and Humor
  • Author : Salvatore Attardo
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 17 February 2017
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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. The reader will find a thorough historical, terminological, and theoretical introduction to the field, as well as detailed treatments of the various approaches to language and humor. Deliberately comprehensive and wide-ranging, the handbook includes chapter-long treatments on the traditional topics covered by language and humor (