Dark Humor: A Rhetoric of Social Taboos
A guide to resources for PWR 1GIF: Dark Humor: A Rhetoric of Social Taboos. Topics include the logic behind material that is shocking, marginal and vulgar, and how such material works as a form of argument.
Background/Reference Sources for Dark Humor
Use these sources to help you pick a topic and to provide context to your research based argument.
Selected books related to Dark Humor
Besides the selected general and subject-specific databases listed here, try these databases for Articles on particular perspectives on Dark Humor.
Remember to use the find it at Stanford links to find full text of articles
- Academic Search Premier - add ("choose databases"): America: History and Life, Communication and Mass Media Complete, Film and TV Literature Index, MLA (Literature)
- Proquest Social Sciences Databases: you can search all at once, or select one or more of these:
- IBSS (International Bibliography of the Social Sciences)
- Research Library
- Sociological Abstracts