Humor: Selected full-text books and articles
The Psychology of Humor: A Reference Guide and Annotated Bibliography Greenwood Press, 2002
Rebellious Laughter: People's Humor in American Culture Syracuse University Press, 1997
Jokes: Philosophical Thoughts on Joking Matters University of Chicago Press, 1999
The Psychology of Laughter: A Study in Social Adaptation Gamut Press, 1963 (2nd edition)
FREE! Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic Macmillan, 1911
Humour, History and Politics in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages Cambridge University Press, 2002
In Praise of Comedy: A Study in Its Theory and Practice Russell & Russell, 1962
Only When I Laugh: Textual Dynamics of Ethnic Humor MELUS, Vol. 21, No. 4, Winter 1996PEER-REVIEWED PERIODICAL
Peer-reviewed publications on Questia are publications containing articles which were subject to evaluation for accuracy and substance by professional peers of the article's author(s).
Pretend the World Is Funny and Forever: A Psychological Analysis of Comedians, Clowns, and Actors Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1981
An Outline of Humor: Being a True Chronicle from Prehistoric Ages to the Twentieth Century G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1923PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Looking for a topic idea? Use Questia's Topic Generator