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The Resource The humor code : a global search for what makes things funny, Peter McGraw, PhD, and Joel Warner

The humor code : a global search for what makes things funny, Peter McGraw, PhD, and Joel Warner

Label
The humor code : a global search for what makes things funny
Title
The humor code
Title remainder
a global search for what makes things funny
Statement of responsibility
Peter McGraw, PhD, and Joel Warner
Title variation
Global search for what makes things funny
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Part road-trip comedy and part social science experiment, a scientist and a journalist travel the globe to discover the secret behind what makes things funny, questioning countless experts, including Louis C.K., along the way
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McGraw, Peter
Dewey number
152.4/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
humor satires etc
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Warner, Joel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Wit and humor
Label
The humor code : a global search for what makes things funny, Peter McGraw, PhD, and Joel Warner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-226) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Colorado : set-up -- Los Angeles : who is funny? -- New York : how do you make funny? -- Tanzania : why do we laugh? -- Japan : when is comedy lost in translation? -- Scandinavia : does humor have a dark side? -- Palestine : can you find humor where you least expect it? -- The Amazon : is laughter the best medicine? -- Montreal : punch line
Control code
sky257806627
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 239 pages
Isbn
9781451665413
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013031454
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The humor code : a global search for what makes things funny, Peter McGraw, PhD, and Joel Warner
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-226) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Colorado : set-up -- Los Angeles : who is funny? -- New York : how do you make funny? -- Tanzania : why do we laugh? -- Japan : when is comedy lost in translation? -- Scandinavia : does humor have a dark side? -- Palestine : can you find humor where you least expect it? -- The Amazon : is laughter the best medicine? -- Montreal : punch line
Control code
sky257806627
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 239 pages
Isbn
9781451665413
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013031454
Other physical details
illustrations

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