Coverart for item
The Resource The humor code : a global search for what makes things funny, Peter McGraw, PhD, and Joel Warner

The humor code : a global search for what makes things funny, Peter McGraw, PhD, and Joel Warner

Label
The humor code : a global search for what makes things funny
Title
The humor code
Title remainder
a global search for what makes things funny
Statement of responsibility
Peter McGraw, PhD, and Joel Warner
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Part road-trip comedy and part social science experiment, a scientist and a journalist travel the globe to discover the secret behind what makes things funny, questioning countless experts, including Louis C.K., along the way
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McGraw, Peter
Dewey number
152.4/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Warner, Joel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Wit and humor
Label
The humor code : a global search for what makes things funny, Peter McGraw, PhD, and Joel Warner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [218]-226) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Colorado : set-up -- Los Angeles : who is funny? -- New York : how do you make funny? -- Tanzania : why do we laugh? -- Japan : when is comedy lost in translation? -- Scandinavia : does humor have a dark side? -- Palestine : can you find humor where you least expect it? -- The Amazon : is laughter the best medicine? -- Montreal : punch line
Control code
ocn852226610
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 239 pages
Isbn
9781451665413
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013031454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)852226610
Label
The humor code : a global search for what makes things funny, Peter McGraw, PhD, and Joel Warner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [218]-226) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Colorado : set-up -- Los Angeles : who is funny? -- New York : how do you make funny? -- Tanzania : why do we laugh? -- Japan : when is comedy lost in translation? -- Scandinavia : does humor have a dark side? -- Palestine : can you find humor where you least expect it? -- The Amazon : is laughter the best medicine? -- Montreal : punch line
Control code
ocn852226610
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 239 pages
Isbn
9781451665413
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013031454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)852226610

Library Locations

    • Yuma County Dateland LibraryBorrow it
      Avenue 64E & Interstate 8, Dateland, AZ, 85364, US
      32.67127 -114.44419
    • Yuma County Foothills LibraryBorrow it
      13226 E. South Frontage Rd, Yuma, AZ, 85367, US
      32.6700283 -114.4724746
    • Yuma County Main LibraryBorrow it
      2951 S. 21st Dr, Yuma, AZ, 85364, US
      32.7053273 -114.6461849
    • Yuma County Roll LibraryBorrow it
      5151 S. Avenue 39E, Roll, AZ, 85347 , US
      32.751553 -113.96971
    • Yuma County San Luis LibraryBorrow it
      1075 N. 6th Ave., Yuma, AZ, 85349, US
      32.486949 -114.7694025
    • Yuma County Wellton LibraryBorrow it
      28790 San Jose Ave Wellton, Yuma, AZ, 85356, US
      32.6717624 -114.1445445
Processing Feedback ...