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ERIC Number: EJ511559
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-1074-4762
Why Humor?
Lewis, Paul
Voices from the Middle, v2 n3 p10-16 Sep 1995
Argues that the study of humor should be worked into English curricula starting in middle school, taking students inside jokes to expose the subtle way humor can convey information, images, and assertions. Discusses understanding humor, reading humor, and writing humor. (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Journal availability: Natl. Council of Teachers of English, 1111 W. Kenyon Rd., Urbana, IL 61801-1096.