Monthly Archives: January 2017

Theories of humor

There are many theories of humor which attempt to explain what humor is, what social functions it serves, and what would be considered humorous. Among the prevailing types of theories… Read more »

Signs and symptoms

The signs and symptoms of brain tumors are broad. People with brain tumors will experience them no matter if the tumor is benign (not cancerous) or cancerous.Primary and secondary brain… Read more »

Etymology and usage

The word is associated with sports, high merriment,[1] and amusement. Although its etymology is uncertain, it may be derived from fonne (fool) and fonnen (the one fooling the other).[2] Its… Read more »

Brain tumor

A brain tumor or intracranial neoplasm occurs when abnormal cells form within the brain.There are two main types of tumors: malignant or cancerous tumors and benign tumors.┬áCancerous tumors can be… Read more »

Psychology

According to Johan Huizinga, fun is “an absolutely primary category of life, familiar to everybody at a glance right down to the animal level.”[10] Psychological studies reveal both the importance… Read more »