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JOURNAL SPECIAL ISSUE

Florida Philosophical Review:

Special Issue: “Philosophy of Humor and Humorous Philosophy”

Guest Editors: Thomas Brommage, Elizabeth Victor, and Michael Cundall 

Volume XV, Number 1, Winter 2015

Copyright 2010 by The University of Central Florida: ISSN 1535-3656
 

Table of Contents

 

  1. Editors' Introduction by Tom Brommage, Michael Cundall, and Elizabeth Victor                           i

  2. "Incongruity and Seriousness" by Chris A. Kramer                                                                              1

  3. "Self-Deprecation and the Habit of Laughter" by Camille Atkinson                                                  19

  4. "’He Approves this Message’: Presidential Self-Deprecating Humor as a Violation of a Social Contract” by Liz Sills                                                                                                                                 37

  5. "Dirty jokes, Tasteless Jokes, Ethnic Jokes" by Al Gini                                                                       50

  6. "Just Kidding Folks! An Expressivist Analysis of Humor" by Thomas Brommage                          66

  7. “Heckler Ethics" by Steven Gimbel                                                                                                         77

  8. “Review of J. Williams’ Hating Perfection” by Sophia A. Stone                                                         87

  9. Notes on Contributors                                                                                                                                93