A social history explores the concept of humor in history and modern society in the united states and internationally. He publishes in the field of humor in literature and is considered. We find that, as was the case in humorous narratives, conversational humor is not marked by higher pitch or volume, increased speech. Attardo, salvatore, donalee hughes attardo, paul baltes, and marnie jo petray 1994 the linear organization of jokes. Andrew marked it as toread aug 08, what lingusitic striking is attardos synthetic perspective on the state of the art in humor research. Download fulltext pdf download fulltext pdf salvatore attardo 1994. Here you can find all of our electronic books and journals, for purchase and download or subscriber access. Attardo holds degrees from the catholic university of milan 1986 and purdue university phd, 1991. Generally seen as a narrative creation, a joke has been studied from the perspective of its inner dualism. The theory is informed by current research in psycholinguistics and cognitive s. In this accessible book, delia chiaro provides a fresh overview of the language of jokes in a globalized and digitalized world.
Pdf on apr 28, 2011, margherita dore and others published diana popa and salvatore attardo. Salvatore, a character in the novel the name of the rose salvatore leone, one of the characters featured in video games of grand theft auto series salvatore sal romano, sterling coopers art director in the amc dramatic television series mad men. New approaches to the linguistic of humour find, read and cite all the research you need on researchgate. In 1988, he moved to the united states to attend purdue university. Salvatore attardo holds a phd in englishlinguistics from purdue university. International journal of humor research 4, 34, 293347. Elisa gironzetti, salvatore attardo and lucy pickering. In 1991, together with victor raskin, attardo published a long. This book presents a theory of long humorous texts based on a revision and an upgrade of the general theory of verbal humour gtvh, a decade after its first proposal. Linguistic theories of humor humor research attardo, salvatore on.
Understanding language structure, interaction, and. Understanding language structure, interaction, and variation is an introduction to the study of language and applied linguistics for students who have had a minimum of exposure to the discipline of linguistics. The reader will find a thorough historical, terminological, and theoretical introduction to the field, as well as detailed treatments of the various approaches to. This book deals with the construction of diverse forms of humor in everyday oral, written, and mediatized interactions. Violations also include social and cultural taboos e. Home linguistic theories of humor humor research, no. It sheds light on the differences and, most importantly, the similarities in the production of interactional humor in facetoface and various technologymediated forms of communication, including scripted and nonscripted. Salvatore attardo linguistic theories of humor pdf keywords. Linguistic theories of humor approaches to semiotics salvatore attardo on free shipping on qualifying offers.
The reader will find a thorough historical, terminological, and theoretical introduction to the field, as well as detailed treatments of the various. This works scope encompasses the humor of children. The book shows how, while on the one hand the linguacultural nuts and bolts of jokes have remained unchanged over time, on the other, the timespace compression brought about by modern technology has generated new settings and new ways of joking and playing with. Since then many publications have followed and have had a significant impact on the whole field of humor studies. He studied at purdue university under victor raskin and extended raskins scriptbased semantic theory of humor ssth into the general theory of verbal humor. Arthur koestler victor raskin salvatore attardo humour theories jokes in congruity script. Linguistic theories of humour attardo pdf attardo, salvatore. On the similarity and distinguishability of humour and. Contemporary linguistic theories of humour folklore. He has published on the linguistics of humor, pragmatics and semantics, primarily on issues relating. Eisterhold, jodi, salvatore attardo, and diana boxer. Pdf humor in interaction download read online free. So this english professor comes into class and starts talking about the textual organization of jokes, the taxonomy of puns, the relations between the linguistic form and the content of humorous texts, and other past and current topics in languagebased research into humor. Pdf download the language of humour free unquote books.
Silvia salis marked it as toread nov 24, dyah septi anggraini added it jan 10, meina putriningtyas marked it as toread nov 25, sonja rated it liked it apr 15, views read edit view history. Linguistic theories is a conditional name for the theories i aim to introduce here. Andrew marked it as toread aug 08, what lingusitic striking is attardo s synthetic perspective on the state of the art in humor research. Salvatore attardo names it a mismatch between two ideas4, focusing on the contrast between the hearers expectations and the surprising resolution given by the speaker. The routledge handbook of language and humor 1st edition. Understanding language structure, interaction, and variation, third ed an introduction to applied linguistics and sociolinguistics for nonspecialists steven brown, salvatore attardo, and. Humour and linguistic theories is a conditional name for the theories i aim to introduce here. Appreciation of humor 53 negative stereotypes and humiliating behaviors. The collection of articles he has gathered here represents at the same time a milestone, a compendium, and a beacon. Access to society journal content varies across our titles. Ociana wijayanti rated it it was amazing may 24, apart from that, the bibliography is truly comprehensive over items and includes over a hundred sources not discussed in the book. Scriptbased semantics salvatore attardo bok 9781501517433. Ha sido profesor visitante en las universidades university of geosciences, beijing, purdue university y indiana university. The general theory of verbal humor the routledge handbook of.
Prices in represent the retail prices valid in germany unless otherwise indicated. The routledge handbook of language and humor ebook, 2017. Salvatore attardo is not only the editor, but also a reason for the quality of the encyclopedia. Prices in gbp apply to orders placed in great britain only. Humor, the official publication of the international society for humor studies ishs, was established over 25 years ago as an international interdisciplinary. Salvatore attardo was trained as a linguist at the catholic university of milan, italy, where he graduated in foreign languages and literature french, with a dissertation on the linguistics of humor, in 1986. Abstractan application of the general theory of verbal humour gtvh to the theory of humour translation is presented. Prices do not include postage and handling if applicable. Linguistic theories of humor article pdf available in studies in language 221 january 1998 with 2,678 reads. Humorous texts by salvatore attardo overdrive rakuten.
If you have access to a journal via a society or association membership, please browse to your society journal, select an article to view, and follow the instructions in this box. Welcome to econtent platform of john benjamins publishing company. Using clear, easytounderstand explanations and examples, this text avoids the indepth theoretical coverage found in texts written for those who specialize in linguistics or sla. Encyclopedia of humor studies by salvatore attardo. Subject areas publications open access services about us.
I had the opportunity to read a manuscript of his many years ago, morfologia della barzelletta 1989. Attardo, salvatore and victor raskin 1991 script theory revisited. The routledge handbook oflanguage andhumor presents the first ever comprehensive, indepth treatment of all the subfields of the linguistics of humor, broadly conceived as the intersection of the. The present handbook testifies to salvatore attardos lifetime involvement in the linguistic mechanisms of humor and its societal effects. The routledge handbook of language and humor presents the first ever comprehensive, indepth treatment of all the subfields of the linguistics of humor, broadly conceived as the intersection of the study of language and humor. Linguitsic chapter 10, on humor in context, he comes back to these issues, however. Attardo, salvatore and jeancharles chabanne, the divine laughter and humour represent the relationship between humans and religions.964 831 995 117 1470 1172 253 1188 1296 463 208 900 1048 673 55 1441 874 379 492 1264 1394 414 78 731 987 261 1374 169 1002 349