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Humor : the psychology of living buoyantly

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Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Lefcourt, Herbert M.
Title Statement
Humor : the psychology of living buoyantly / Herbert M. Lefcourt.
Publication, Distribution, etc
New York :   Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers,   c2001.  
Physical Medium
xii, 208 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Statement
The Plenum series in social/clinical psychology
ISBN
0306464071
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-197) and indexes.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Wit and humor -- Psychological aspects. Wit and humor -- Therapeutic use. Wit and Humor -- psychology. Adaptation, Psychological. Laughter -- psychology. Stress, Psychological -- psychology. Humour -- Aspect psychologique. Humour -- Emploi en therapeutique.
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504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-197) and indexes.
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650 0 ▼a Wit and humor ▼x Therapeutic use.
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650 2 2 ▼a Laughter ▼x psychology.
650 2 2 ▼a Stress, Psychological ▼x psychology.
650 6 ▼a Humour ▼x Aspect psychologique.
650 6 ▼a Humour ▼x Emploi en therapeutique.

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Contents information

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgements. 1. The changing concerns of psychology. 2. The experiencing of humor in everyday life. 3. Early Conceptions of Humor in Religion, Medicine, Philosophy, and Psychology. 4. The Pervasiveness of Humor. 5. The Many Faces of Humor: Variations in the Types and Definitions of Humor. 6. The Development of Humor: Accounting for Individual Differences in Humor. 7. The Effects of Stress Upon Emotion and Health. 8. Humor as an Emotion-Focused Coping Strategy. 9. Humor as a Means of Retaining Social Cohesion and Support. 10. Sense of Humor and Physiological Stress Responses. 11. Sex and Humor: Interactive Predictors of Health? 12. Summing Up. Appendices. References. Author Index. Subject Index.


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