Humour in Chinese Life and Culture: Resistance and Control in Modern Times

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This volume covers modern and contemporary forms of humour in China's public and private spheres, including comic films and novels, cartooning, pop songs, internet jokes, and advertising and educational humour. The second of two multidisciplinary volumes on humour in Chinese life and letters, this text also explores the relationship between the political control and popular expression of humour, such as China and Japan's exchange of comic stereotypes. It advances the methodology of cross-cultural and psychological studies ...

Humour in Chinese Life and Culture: Resistance and Control in Modern Times 2013, Hong Kong University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9789888139231

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Humour in Chinese Life and Culture: Resistance and Control in Modern Times 2013, Hong Kong University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9789888139248

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