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Humor as play: its relationship to psychological well-being during the course of a day

Humor as play: its relationship to psychological well-being during the course of a day

Leisure Sciences 5(2): 143-155

Much of the play in daily life occurs at times or during activities other than those commonly viewed as leisure. Humour is one form of play that appears to accompany many non-leisure activities, while also being the basis for some forms of entertainment that engage people during leisure. With the use of a humour diary and mood measures, this study examined the frequency and types of humourous experiences of university students and their relationship to psychological well-being during a day.

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DOI: 10.1080/01490408209512998

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