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ERIC Number: EJ425278
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
Humor, Aggression, and Aging.
Barrick, Ann Louise; And Others
Gerontologist, v30 n5 p675-78 Oct 1990
Investigated humor response to aggressive cartoons using ratings of pain and funniness of cartoons by college students (n=93) and older adults (n=61). Found no significant age differences; however, sex differences were found. Females exhibited an inverted-U relationship between pain ratings and funniness ratings. For males there was no relationship between pain and funniness. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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