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Humor and Life Stress : Antidote to Adversity

Author: Herbert M Lefcourt; Rod A Martin
Publisher: New York, NY : Springer New York, 1986.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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But in psychology, especially empirical research in psychology, there was not an overwhelming literature to give substance to the belief that humor was an important element in human affairs.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert M Lefcourt; Rod A Martin
ISBN: 9781461249009 1461249007 9781461293521 1461293529
OCLC Number: 858879854
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 1 Theoretical Approaches to the Study of the Sense of Humor --
Arousal Theories --
Incongruity Theories --
Superiority Theories --
Conclusion --
2 Questionnaire Approaches to the Assessment of the Sense of Humor --
The Sense of Humor Questionnaire --
The Situational Humor Response Questionnaire --
The Coping Humor Scale --
Conclusion --
3 Validational Studies of the Sense of Humor Questionnaires --
Validity Study 1 --
Validity Study 2 --
Validity Study 3 --
Validity Study 4 --
Validity Study 5 --
General Discussion --
4 Sense of Humor as a Moderator of Life Stress --
Life Stress --
Humor as a Stress Moderator --
Study 1 --
Study 2 --
Study 3 --
Conclusions --
5 Experimental Studies of Humor in a Stressful Laboratory Situation --
Study 1 --
Study 2 --
General Discussion --
6 Humor and the Sense of Mastery --
Study 1 --
Study 2 --
Study 3 --
Additional Observations --
Conclusions --
7 Sense of Humor and the Coping Process in Marriage --
Method and Procedure --
Results --
Discussion --
8 Sense of Humor and Coping With Physical Disability --
Method and Procedure --
Results --
Discussion --
9 An Overview --
References --
Author Index.
Responsibility: by Herbert M. Lefcourt, Rod A. Martin.

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