By John Morreall
Comic aid: A finished Philosophy of Humor develops an inclusive thought that integrates mental, aesthetic, and moral concerns in relation to humor
- Offers an enlightening and available foray into the intense company of humor
- Reveals how general theories of humor fail to provide an explanation for its real nature and truly aid conventional prejudices opposed to humor as being delinquent, irrational, and foolish
- Argues that humor’s merits overlap considerably with these of philosophy
- Includes a foreword by means of Robert Mankoff, sketch Editor of The New Yorker
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