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Humor and aging

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Published by Academic Press in Orlando [Fla.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Psychology.,
  • Aging -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Wit and humor -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Old age -- Humor.,
  • Aging -- Humor.,
  • Death -- Humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and indexes.

    Statementedited by Lucille Nahemow, Kathleen A. McCluskey-Fawcett, Paul E. McGhee.
    ContributionsNahemow, Lucille., McCluskey-Fawcett, Kathleen A., McGhee, Paul E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF724.85.H86 H86 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 294 p. :
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3027025M
    ISBN 100125137907, 0125137915
    LC Control Number85007456

    "The good news is that aging does not affect emotional responses to humor -- we'll still enjoy a good laugh when we get the joke," says researcher Prathiba Shammi, PhD, of the Baycrest Center for.


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