Its structural taxonomy and clear analysis of linguistic joke mechanisms and their semantic and textlinguistic formation combines Greimas' approach to structural semantics with modern textlinguistic theories, empirical research and de-tailed aspects of lexicological semantics. In combination with a very clear and detailed explanation of the concepts involved plus a vast corpus of jokes this book presents a innovative and concise look at jokes both for linguists and those who are interested in humorous aspects of language.
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Book Description ibidem-Verlag, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX3898212505
Book Description ibidem-Verlag, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 3898212505