Israeli Humor: The Content and Structure of the Chizbat of the Palmah

Israeli Humor: The Content and Structure of the Chizbat of the Palmah

by Elliott Oring

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ISBN-13: 9780873955133
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 06/28/1981
Series: SUNY series in Modern Jewish Literature and Culture Series
Pages: 295
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Elliott Oring is Professor of Anthropology at California State University, Los Angeles, and Research Associate at the Center for the Comparative Study of Folklore and Mythology at UCLA.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Introduction

1. Ha-Palmah

2. Ha-Chizbat

3. The Argument of Humor

4. The Content

5. The Structure

6. The Message

7. Kezavim

Appendix 1: The Texts

Appendix 2: Glossary

Notes

Bibliography

Index

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