Freud, Sigmund. Jokes and Their Relation to the Unconscious. Translated by James Strachey. London: Routledge, 1966.
Stop me if you’ve heard this one: The function of jokes “consists from the first in lifting internal inhibitions and in making sources of pleasure fertile which have been rendered inaccessible by those inhibitions; and we shall find that they remain loyal to this characteristic throughout their development” (130). 293 altre parole