Belief and the basis of humor

American Philosophical Quarterly 30 (4):329 - 339 (1993)
Humor is a pervasive feature of human life which crosses racial, cultural, sexual, and class divisions. Yet its nature is elusive. This elusiveness should have piqued the philosophical imagination; its pervasiveness should have demonstrated its philosophical importance. However, it has generated relatively little..
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DOI 10.2307/20014471
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