Publication details [#53590]

Carranza Márquez, Aurelia. 2010. The faces of humor: Humor as catalyst of face in the context of the British and the Spanish Parliament. Humor 23 (4) : 467–504.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
De Gruyter


This study mainly intends to arrive at some of the (social and) cultural factors conditioning the user of humor-as-discursive strategy, via an analysis of the deployment of humor and its appliance to the concept of face in the context of a Parliamentary debate on domestic violence in Spain and Great Britain.