#39183 Overall Influence

Salvatore Attardo

American humor researcher

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Salvatore Attardo is a full professor at and the editor-in-chief of Humor, the journal for the International Society of Humor Research. He studied at Purdue University under Victor Raskin and extended Raskin's script-based semantic theory of humor into the general theory of verbal humor . He publishes in the field of humor in literature and is considered to be one of the top authorities in the area.

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Purdue University

Public research university in West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Italian university

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#1036 World Rank
Communications
#7271 World Rank
Literature