Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Translator's Preface; A. Analysis of Wit; I. Introduction; II. The Technique of Wit; III. The Tendencies of Wit; B. Synthesis of Wit; IV. The Pleasure Mechanism and the Psychogenesis of Wit; V. The Motives of Wit and Wit as a Social Process; C. Theories of Wit; VI. The Relation of Wit to Dreams and to the Unconscious; VII. Wit and the Various Forms of the Comic; Index.
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