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Cohen, Ted

Overview
Works: 19 works in 65 publications in 5 languages and 4,387 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  History  Records and correspondence  Directories 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PN6147, 809.7
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Most widely held works by Ted Cohen
Jokes philosophical thoughts on joking matters by Ted Cohen ( )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 2,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Jokes is a book of jokes and a book about them. Cohen loves a good laugh, but as a philosopher, he is also interested in how jokes work, why they work, and when they don't. The delight at the end of a joke is the result of a complex set of conditions and processes, and Cohen takes us through these conditions in a philosophical exploration of humor. He considers questions of audience, selection of joke topics, the ethnic character of jokes, and their morality, all with plenty of examples that will make you either chuckle or wince. Jokes: more humorous than other philosophy books, more philosophical than other humor books."--BOOK JACKET
Thinking of others on the talent for metaphor by Ted Cohen ( )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Thinking of Others, Ted Cohen argues that the ability to imagine oneself as another person is an indispensable human capacity--as essential to moral awareness as it is to literary appreciation--and that this talent for identification is the same as the talent for metaphor. To be able to see oneself as someone else, whether the someone else is a real person or a fictional character, is to exercise the ability to deal with metaphor and other figurative language. The underlying faculty, Cohen argues, is the same--simply the ability to think of one thing as another when it plainly is not. In an
Essays in Kant's aesthetics ( Book )
12 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pursuits of reason : essays in honor of Stanley Cavell ( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grapje! : filosofische gedachten over grappen by Ted Cohen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Dutch and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Stocksdale : eighty-eight turnings : from the collection of Forrest L. Merrill by Bob Stocksdale ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nine decades : the Northern California craft movement, 1907 to present ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pensar en los otros : sobre el talento para la metáfora by Ted Cohen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Special issue on metaphor ( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gli Atti linguistici : aspetti e problemi di filosofia del linguaggio by Marina Sbisà ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Metaphor, feeling, and narrative by Ted Cohen ( )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ética y estética : ensayos en la intersección ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The grammar of taste by Ted Cohen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Galindo & Sons Auto Parts by David Nixon ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The one with all the rugby : [screenplay] ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Jokes : philosophical thouchts on joking matters by Ted Cohen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Transmission dynamics of drug-resistant tuberculosis by Ted Cohen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Nongdam ttamŏkki e taehan ch'ŏrhakchŏk koch'al = Jokes: philosophical thoughts on joking matters by Ted Cohen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Korean and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1988 international directory of pageants ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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English (57)
Spanish (2)
Italian (1)
Korean (1)
Dutch (1)
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