Comic Relief: A Comprehensive Philosophy of Humor (New by John Morreall,Robert Mankoff

By John Morreall,Robert Mankoff

Comic aid: A finished Philosophy of Humor develops an inclusive thought that integrates mental, aesthetic, and moral concerns with regards to humor

  • Offers an enlightening and obtainable foray into the intense enterprise of humor
  • Reveals how normal theories of humor fail to give an explanation for its precise nature and truly aid conventional prejudices opposed to humor as being delinquent, irrational, and foolish
  • Argues that humor’s advantages overlap considerably with these of philosophy
  • Includes a foreword by way of Robert Mankoff, caricature Editor of The New Yorker

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