1. What's so Funny? Modelling Incongruity in Humour Production.Rachel Hull, Sümeyra Tosun & Jyotsna Vaid - 2017 - Cognition and Emotion 31 (3).
    Finding something humorous is intrinsically rewarding and may facilitate emotion regulation, but what creates humour has been underexplored. The present experimental study examined humour generated under controlled conditions with varying social, affective, and cognitive factors. Participants listed five ways in which a set of concept pairs (e.g. MONEY and CHOCOLATE) were similar or different in either a funny way (intentional humour elicitation) or a “catchy” way (incidental humour elicitation). Results showed that more funny responses were produced under the incidental condition, (...)
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    Bilinguals' Plausibility Judgments for Phrases with a Literal Vs. Non-Literal Meaning: The Influence of Language Brokering Experience.Belem G. López, Jyotsna Vaid, Sümeyra Tosun & Chaitra Rao - 2017 - Frontiers in Psychology 8.
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    Is an Ideal Sense of Humor Gendered? A Cross-National Study.Sümeyra Tosun, Nafiseh Faghihi & Jyotsna Vaid - 2018 - Frontiers in Psychology 9.
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