7 edition of Some humors of American history found in the catalog.
|Statement||by James Ford Rhodes.|
|Contributions||American Antiquarian Society.|
|LC Classifications||E178.4 .R47|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||15|
|LC Control Number||17016284|
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In recent years efforts to incl. the history of American humor these names rank high; in the ﬁeld of American literature and the American short story they do not rank so high.
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Description: The official journal of the American Humor Studies Association, Studies in American Humor (ISSN X) has published scholarly essays, review essays, and book reviews on all aspects of American humor since About this Item: Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Hardcover.
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Critical studies attempting to define and dissect American humor have been published steadily for nearly one hundred years. However, until now, key documents from that history have never been brought together in a single volume for students and scholars.
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Despite the fact that the Kennedy. 2) genetics, 3) children’s humor, 4) humor in pathological conditions, 5) neurobiology, 6) humor in traditional societies, and 7) cognitive archeology. In addition, the reader is directed to two other reviews, emphasizing different aspects of humor and laughter’s evolutionary history (Vaid, ; Weisfeld, ).
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