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Author Gantar, Jure, 1964-

Title The pleasure of fools : essays in the ethics of laughter / Jure Gantar
Published Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (193 pages)
Contents A critical prejudice -- Alternatives to laughter -- Typologies for laughter -- Nonsense -- Ridicule -- Laughter in utopia -- Self-deprecating laughter -- The comedian -- Laughter and insult
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Laughter in literature.
Laughter -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0773572856 (electronic bk.)
9780773572850 (electronic bk.)