a) Scholarly materials on gender and humour

Angelone, D.J., Richard Hirschman, Sarah Suniga, Michael Armey, and Aaron Armelie. (2005). The Influence of Peer Interactions on Sexually Oriented Joke Telling. Sex Roles, Feb., Vol. 52, Iss. 3-4.

Barreca, Regina. (ed.). (1988) Last Laughs: Perspectives on Women and Comedy. New York: Gordon and Breach.

Barreca, Regina. (ed.). (1992) New Perspectives on Women and Comedy. Philadelphia: Gordon and Breach Science Publishers.

Billig, Michael (2005). Laughter and Ridicule: Towards a Social Critique of Humour. London: Sage.

Diaconu-Muresan, A. and M. White Stewart (2010). Romanian college students’ reactions to sexist humor: description and predictors. Journal of Gender Studies 19(3): 279-296.

Finney, Gail. (1994) Look Who’s Laughing: Gender and Comedy. Vol. 1. Langhorne, PA: Gordon and Breach Science Publishers.

Ford, T. E., Woodzicka, J. A., Petit, W. E., Richardson, K., & Lappi, S. K. (2015). Sexist Humor as a Trigger of State Self-Objectification in Women. Humor, 28(2), 253-269.

Ford, T., Woodzicka, J. A., Triplett, S. R., & Kochersberger, A. O. (2013). Sexist humor and beliefs that justify societal sexism. Current Research Social Psychology, 64-81.

Ford, Thomas E.; Boxer, Christie F.; Armstrong, Jacob; Edel, Jessica R. (2008). More than “just a joke”: the prejudice-releasing function of sexist humor. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34(2): 159-170.

Kehily, M. (2001). Bodies in School: Young Men, Embodiment, and Heterosexual Masculinities. Men and Masculinities, 4(2): 173-185.

Kehily, M. J. (1997). ‘Lads and Laughter’: humour and the production of heterosexual hierarchies. Gender and Education, 9(1): 69-88.

Kochersberger, A. O., Ford, T. E., Woodzicka, J. A., Romero-Sanchez, M., & Carretero-Dios, H. (2014). The Role of Identification with Women as a Determinant of Amusement with Sexist Humor. Humor, 27(3), 441-460.

Lampert, M. D., Ervin-Tripp, S. M. (2005). Risky laughter: Teasing and self-directed joking among male and female friends. Journal of Pragmatics, 38: 51-72.

Lockyer, Sharon, and Michael Pickering (eds) (2005). Beyond a Joke: The Limits of Humour. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Mallett, R. K., Ford, T. E., & Woodzicka, J. A. (2016). What Did He Mean by That? Humor Decreases Attributions of Sexism and Confrontation of Sexist Jokes. Sex Roles, 75(5-6), 272-284.

Morris, Linda A. (ed.). (1994) American Women Humorists: Critical Essays. New York and London: Garland Publishing, Inc.

Pérez, R., & Greene, V. S. (2016). Debating Rape Jokes Vs. Rape Culture: Framing and Counter-Framing Misogynistic Comedy. Social Semiotics, 26(3), 265-282.

Philaretou, Andreas G. (2006). Learning and Laughing about Gender and Sexuality through Humor: The Woody Allen Case. Journal of Men’s Studies, Spring, Vol. 14 Iss. 2.

Romero-Sánchez, M., Carretero-Dios, H., Megías, J. L., Moya, M., & Ford, T. E. (2017). Sexist Humor and Rape Proclivity: The Moderating Role of Joke Teller Gender and Severity of Sexual Assault. Violence against women, 23(8), 951-972.

Romero-Sánchez, M., Durán, M., Carretero-Dios, H., Megías, J. L., & Moya, M. (2010). Exposure to sexist humor and rape proclivity: The moderator effect of aversiveness ratings. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 25(12), 2339–50.

Ryan, K., & Kanjorski, J. (1998). The enjoyment of sexist humor, rape attitudes, and relationship aggression in college students. Sex Roles, 38(9-10), 743-756.

Strain, M. L., Martens, A. L., & Saucier, D. A. (2016). “Rape Is the New Black”: Humor’s Potential for Reinforcing and Subverting Rape Culture. Translational Issues in Psychological Science, 2(1), 86.

Thomae, M., & Pina, A. (2015). Sexist humor and social identity: the role of sexist humor in men’s in-group cohesion, sexual harassment, rape proclivity, and victim blame. Humor, 28(2), 187-204.

Thomae, M., & Viki, G. T. (2013). Why did the woman cross the road? The effect of sexist humor on men’s rape proclivity. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology, 7(3), 250-269.

Viki, G., Thomae, M., Cullen, A., & Fernandez, H. (2007). The effect of sexist humor and type of rape on men’s self-reported rape proclivity and victim blame. Current Research in Social Psychology, 13(10), 122–132. Retrieved from http: //www.uiowa.edu/~grpproc/crisp/crisp13_10.pdf