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Humour and superiority
This is the second in a series of articles on the philosophy of humour and laughter. This article looks at the attempts which are made to explain humour in terms of superiority.
The owl and the pussycat
Radical potentiality and institutional closure : Shakespeare in film and television
(University of Manchester Press, 1994)
Whereas the BBC TV Shakespeare series could be regarded as characteristic expression of the cultural policies of the producing corporation, cinematic reproduction of Shakespeare constitutes at best a marginal dimension of ...
Shakespeare : a selective filmography
(Cambridge University Press, 1994)
This filmography is a reference list of ‘complete,’ straightforward versions of Shakespeare’s plays in film, television and videotape form. It specifically excludes free adaptations; film and television programmes containing ...
The chronicle history of Henry the fift
(Rowman and Littlefield, 1994)
This text is one piece of a highly-discussed and debated new series that highlighted fundamental questions about the authenticity of Shakespeare's texts as moderns readers have come to know them. Making an extreme departure ...
Government Manipulation of the Press during the 1956 Suez Crisis
There is a general agreement amongst historians that the mass media played a vital role in the national debate surrounding Anthony Eden's policies during the 1956 Suez crisis. However, little attempt has been made to study ...
Humour and incongruity
The first in a series of articles on the philosophy of humour and laughter looks at attempts made to explain humour in terms of incongruity.