Making War, Not Love: Gender and Sexuality in Russian Humor

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Making War, Not Love: Gender and Sexuality in Russian Humor by Emil Draitser.pdf

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Descriptions : Published by St Martin s Press this book shows how one pithy joke encapsulates a world of knowledge about a culture Because humor plays with the most deeply seated cultural assumptions it makes visible areas of unacknowledged attitudes and behaviors in private realms In this groundbreaking study through the content analysis of over jokesroverbs sayings and popular rhymes Emil Draitser offers an insider s view on the sociological and psychological functions of Russian sexual folklore and the way it reflects male female relationships Draitser leaves no dirty joke untold as he examines such taboo subjects as adultery impotence and gender and violence This timely study sheds light on Russian popular culture and the nature of sexual humor everywhere










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