negentropy

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Dominateur, protecteur ou néguentropique ? Lecture transnationale de l’humour.

Gaël Brulé | 05.05.2014

Humour is at the same time universal and highly cultural. As such, it represents a highly valuable lense to study cultures. Literature on the topic has shown that in interindividual groups or community settings, two main functions can be identified : the first one is represented by the offensive/protective function, the second by the cohesion/differentiation function. We refer to the first one as the vertical component and to the second as the horizontal component. This study has two main [...]