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Rebellious laughter

people"s humor in American culture

by Joseph Boskin

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Syracuse University Press in Syracuse N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • American wit and humor -- History and criticism,
    • Ethnic wit and humor -- United States -- History and criticism,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-227) and index.

      StatementJoseph Boskin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.Z8 B64 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 245 p. ;
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL665465M
      ISBN 100815627475, 0815627483
      LC Control Number97011092

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