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Morreall, John - Comic Relief: A Comprehensive Philosophy of Humor, ebook

Comic Relief: A Comprehensive Philosophy of Humor

Morreall, John

31,30€

Comic Relief: A Comprehensive Philosophy of Humor develops an inclusive theory that integrates psychological, aesthetic, and ethical issues relating to humor Offers an enlightening and accessible foray into the serious business of humorReveals how standard theories of humor fail to explain

Meskin, Aaron - The Art of Comics: A Philosophical Approach, ebook

The Art of Comics: A Philosophical Approach

Meskin, Aaron

78,60€

The Art of Comics is the first-ever collection of essays published in English devoted to the philosophical topics raised by comics and graphic novels. In an area of growing philosophical interest, this volume constitutes a great leap forward in the development

Horner, Avril - Gothic and the Comic Turn, ebook

Gothic and the Comic Turn

Horner, Avril

142,10€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Avril Horner, Sue Zlosnik
2. The Late Romantic Turn
Avril Horner, Sue Zlosnik
3. Realism and Romance
Avril Horner, Sue Zlosnik
4. Towards Gothic Modernism
Avril Horner, Sue Zlosnik
5. Topography and the Comic Gothic Turn
Avril Horner, Sue Zlosnik
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Bramlett, Frank - Linguistics and the Study of Comics, ebook

Linguistics and the Study of Comics

Bramlett, Frank

120,25€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Frank Bramlett
2. Image Schemas and Conceptual Metaphor in Action Comics
Elisabeth Potsch, Robert F. Williams
3. Creating Humor in Gary Larson’s Far Side Cartoons Using Interpersonal and Textual Metafunctions
Richard Watson Todd
4. Metaphors and Topoi of H1N1 (Swine

Kukkonen, Karin - Studying Comics and Graphic Novels, ebook

Studying Comics and Graphic Novels

Kukkonen, Karin

29,75€

This introduction to studying comics and graphic novels is a structured guide to a popular topic. It deploys new cognitive methods of textual analysis and features activities and exercises throughout.Deploys novel cognitive approaches to analyze the importance of psychological and physical

Peacock, Louise - Slapstick and Comic Performance, ebook

Slapstick and Comic Performance

Peacock, Louise

96,75€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Louise Peacock
Part I. Establishing a Critical Framework
2. What is Slapstick?
Louise Peacock
3. Structures and Techniques of Slapstick
Louise Peacock
4. Comedy and Pain
Louise Peacock
Part…

Pamment, Claire - Comic Performance in Pakistan, ebook

Comic Performance in Pakistan

Pamment, Claire

123,00€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Claire Pamment
Part I. Genealogies
2. The Bhānd: In the Centres and Margins of the Historical Record
Claire Pamment
3. Brahmin Jesters and Sufi Wise Fools
Claire Pamment
Part II. Contemporary…

Brienza, Casey - Cultures of Comics Work, ebook

Cultures of Comics Work

Brienza, Casey

124,40€

Making Comics as Artisans: Comic Book Production in Colombia
Fernando Suárez, Enrique Uribe-Jongbloed
5. Nuestro Futuro ¿Hombres Libres, O Esclavos?: Imagining US–Mexican Cooperation against the Axis Powers in a World War II Propaganda Comic
Elena