Publications on Laughter and Humor
1987. Humor as a Disabling Mechanism. American Behavioral Scientist 30: 16-25.
1998. Polysynthetic Puns. In Leanne Hinton and Pamela Munro (eds.), Studies in American Indian Languages: Description and Theory, 187-189. University of California Publications in Linguistics, Vol. 131. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press.
2002. Laughing while Talking. Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics 2001, Linguistics, Language, and the Real World: Discourse and Beyond, 36-49. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press.
2007. The Importance of Not Being Earnest: The Feeling Behind Laughter and Humor. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.