Book review: Simon, J.C. (2008). Why We Laugh – A New Understanding. Carmel, IN: Starbrook Press. 301 pp.

Joseph Anderton

Abstract


A book review of John Charles Simon's book (2008) Why We Laugh - A New Understanding. Carmel, IN: Starbrook Press. 301 pp.

Keywords


Vulnerability; Laughter

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References


Bergson, H. (1999 [1911]). Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic. Translated by Brereton, C. & Rothwell, F. Los Angeles: Green Integer.

Billig, M. (2005). Laughter and Ridicule: Towards a Social Critique of Humour. London: Sage.


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