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Humor

  • In: Encyclopedia of Deception
  • Edited by: Timothy R. Levine
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Interpersonal Communication, Moral Development

There are many different definitions of humor, but scholars who study humor have largely converged on the idea that humor involves the communication of multiple, incongruous meanings that are amusing in some manner. Humor is often associated with positive reactions like ...

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