Publication details [#65981]

Baldwin, Hannah. 2019. Was it you who died, or your brother? Humor 32 (2) : 179–194.
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Article in journal
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De Gruyter


This article tries to erect a model of how scholastikos jokes act, how the stereotype is built and riveted, how this differs from other “stupid” stereotypes employed elsewhere in the classical jokebook Philogelos (mostly ethnic-based stereotypes), and potential social and cultural fears bound up in the scholastikos character.