Linear Theory of Humor (IDM); The analysis of puns by Attardo; Humour and ‘ Linguistic theories’ is a conditional name for the theories I aim to introduce here. Linguistic Theories of Humor has 15 ratings and 0 reviews. So this English professor comes into class and starts talking about the textual organization o. Linguistic theories of humor. Citation. Attardo, S. (). Humor research, 1. Linguistic theories of humor. Hawthorne, NY, US: Mouton de Gruyter.

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Greimas, Algirdas Julien, Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions Is the punch line truly so central in jokes? Chapter 6 constitutes the theoretical core of the book, since the script theory developed by Raskin is considered by Attardo and rightly so “the first and only formal, full-fledged application of a coherent theory of semantics to humor Chapter 9 is devoted to an account of the cooperative nature of humor.

Silvia Salis marked it as to-read Nov 24, On Semiotic Modeling Myrdene Anderson. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Cognitive aspects of the humor process: Advances in Visual Semiotics Thomas A. Here Attardo takes up the analy- sis of literary texts, making use of the spreading-activation model; theorjes is quick to point out, however, that the analysis is not equivalent to literary criticism, although the two approaches may partly overlap.

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Ilnguistic Yulia rated it it was amazing Jul 20, References Attardo, Salvatore and Victor Raskin, Ociana Wijayanti rated it it was amazing May 24, Zhao, and serve various communicative purposes. Script theory revis it ed: Poe’s stories is analyzed and taken to be linguistlc typical example of an elaborate joke with the surprising punchline and one main script opposition.


This view, however, just as many other insights of the book, is not taken up in detail and is only a pointer towards future research.

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