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Enjoyment of laughter.

Max Eastman

Enjoyment of laughter.

by Max Eastman

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Published by Hamilton in London .
Written in English


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Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Enjoyment of Laughter at Read honest and I found this book to be utterly fascinating from the moment I found an old edition in a used bookstore, many years ago. Anyone interested in an insightful look at the mechanics of humor will enjoy it. It's also written and organized in /5. Laughter just might be the most contagious of all emotional experiences. Although laughter is one of the distinguishing features of human beings, little is known about the mechanisms behind it.

  "Enjoyment of Laughter" presents a total view of the science of laughter and draws upon some of the great American humorists to do so. About the Author Max Eastman () was an American writer, patron of the Harlem Renaissance, and was best known for his views as well as his rejection of the ideas of socialism and communism/5(3). Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Enjoyment of Laughter at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.3/5.


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Enjoyment: From Laughter to Delight in Philosophy, Literature, the Fine Arts, and Aesthetics (Analecta Husserliana Book 56) - Kindle edition by Tymieniecka, Anna-Teresa.

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For the first time in philosophy, laughter, mirth, joy and the like are revealed as the modalities of the essential enjoyment of life, being brought to bear in an illumination of the human condition. Show all. Enjoyment of laughter.

(reprint, ) Eastman, Max. Transaction Publishers pages $ Paperback PN Of Max Eastman's thoughtful treatise on making humor, William F. Fry, author of the new foreword, states: "he assumed the posture of a learned, senior mentor (at age fifty-three) sharing knowledge and beliefs dispensed from his brain and heart.".

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Enjoyment of Laughter presents a total view of the science of laughter and draws upon some of the great American humorists to do so. Sociology Nonfiction Humor (Nonfiction).

This article was published in The International Journal of Ethics (), which is continued by Ethics (present). However, the distinction between a good joke and a bad one will not prevent the reader from making bad jokes nor enable one to make good ones.

There is an artistic and playful element that simply cannot be taught. Enjoyment of Laughter presents a total view of the science of laughter and draws upon some of the great American humorists to do so. Enjoyment of Laughter presents a total view of the science of laughter and draws upon some of the great American humorists to do so.

Genre/Form: Humor Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Eastman, Max, Enjoyment of laughter. New York, Johnson. Remembering Laughter was Wallace Stegner's first book in It was long out of print until the 90s.

It's a fine novel that reminds me a bit of Edith Wharton's Ethan Frome. Margaret and Alec Stuart are a married couple in Iowa. He's a prosperous farmer. She looks the other way as Alec starts drinking/5. Genre/Form: Humor: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Eastman, Max, Enjoyment of laughter.

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Not a symposium, not an anthology. A study of the hows and whys of laughter with special concentration on the people who have made the world laugh -- and why. The Psychology of Humor, 2e reviews the literature, integrating research from across subdisciplines in psychology, as well as related fields such as anthropology, biology, computer science, linguistics, sociology, and more.

This book begins by defining humor and presenting theories of humor. Enjoyment of Laughter presents a total view of the science of laughter and draws upon some of the great American humorists to do so. Buy Enjoyment of Laughter by Max Eastman from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.The purpose of Eastman's fabled work is to make the reader laugh.

Since his early school days, it has seemed to him that textbooks are wrongly written in that they are Humor at its best is a somewhat fluid and transitory element, but most books about it are illustrated with hardened old .Enjoyment of Laughter by Eastman, Max Seller Wonderland Books Published Condition very good condition in a somewhat worn dust jacket with edgewear and a hole on the spine Item Price $.