Developments in Linguistic Humour Theory (BOK)

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This volume presents recent developments in the linguistics of humour. It depicts new theoretical proposals for capturing different humorous forms and phenomena central to humour research, thereby extending its scope. The 15 contributions critically survey and develop the existing interpretative models, or they postulate novel theoretical approaches to humour in order to better elucidate its workings. The collection of articles offers cutting-edge interdisciplinary explorations, encompassing various realms of linguistics (semantics, pragmatics, stylistics, cognitive linguistics, and language philosophy), as well as drawing on findings from other fields, primarily: sociology, psychology and anthropology. Thanks to careful overviews of the relevant background literature, the papers will be of use to not only researchers and academics but also students. Albeit focused on theoretical developments, rather than case studies, the volume is illustrated with interesting research data, such as the discourse of television programmes and series, films and stand-up comedy, as well as jokes.

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Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Innbundet
Utgitt 2013 Forlag
BEBC
ISBN 9789027202284 Antall sider 439
Dimensjoner 15cm x 21cm x 2,2cm Vekt 915 gram
Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd Andre medvirkende Marta Dynel
Emner og form Semantics, discourse analysis, etc

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