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Comedy and gender

Comedy and gender

essays in honour of Dieter A. Berger

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Published by Winter in Heidelberg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- History and criticism -- Congresses.,
  • Sex differences -- Humor -- Congresses.,
  • Comedy -- History and criticism -- Congresses.,
  • Women -- Humor -- Congresses.,
  • Men -- Humor -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Helge Nowak.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesRegensburger Beiträge zur Gender-Forschung -- Bd. 1
    ContributionsBerger, Dieter A., Nowak, Helge, 1962-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21320262M
    ISBN 103825353281
    ISBN 109783825353285

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