Editorial: Humor and laughter, playfulness and cheerfulness: Upsides and downsides to a life of lightness

Willibald Ruch*, Tracey Platt, René T. Proyer, Hsueh Chih Chen

*Corresponding author for this work

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13 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Article number730
JournalFrontiers in Psychology
Issue numberAPR
Publication statusPublished - 2019


  • Cheerfulness
  • Gelotophobia
  • Humor
  • Laughter
  • Playfulness
  • Wit

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Psychology

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