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Posted in Psychology of Art
December 8, 2020

How Humor Works – A Clear Proposal For A Classic Question, Part 1 (E. Garrett Ennis)

The following is the first of a four-part series. “Many theorists seem to confuse offering the necessary conditions for a response to count as humor with explaining why we find one thing funny rather than another. This second question, what would be sufficient for an object to be found funny,…