•  Home

  •  Laughter & Theories

  •  Effects & Benefits

  •  Healing & Therapy

  •  Medical Research

  •  Interesting Facts

  •  Surveys

  •  Interviews

  •  Laughter Zone

  •  Interactive Arena


  •  Bibliography

  •  Credits

  •  Legal Notice

  •  Reflections


  •  
     

      Printable Version
      Bookmark This Page
     


    The following is a list of resources that we used in the development of this website. It is written in the MLA format.

    Online

    Ananova. "Viewers complain over Alan Partridge 'canned laughter'? Ananova Ltd. 12 Nov. 2002. 16 May 2003 <http://www.ananova.com/entertainment/story/sm_708068.html?menu=>.

    Peachey, Bobbie. "The Story Behind The Canned Laughter Images". 2003. Web Clip Art. 16 May 2003 <http://webclipart.miningco.com/library/weekly/aa122501.htm>

    Givens, David B.. Laugh. 1998-2001. Centre for Non-verbal Studies. 16 May 2003 <http://members.aol.com/nonverbal3/laugh.htm>.

    “Canned-Laughter Factory Shortages Expected?Lala Times. L.A.’s Satirical News Source. 25 Apr. 2003. 16 May 2003 <http://www.lalatimes.com/Issue3/canlaugh.html>.

    Wilson, Steve. World Laughter Tour, Inc. 2001-2003. CeraNet, Inc. 20 Mar 2003 <http://www.worldlaughtertour.com/>.

    Dr. Kataria. Laughter Club International. 2003. School of Laughter Yoga. 20 Mar 2003 <http://www.laughteryoga.org/>.

    “How Laughter Works? howstuffworks. 1998-2003. 10 May 2003. <http://people.howstuffworks.com/laughter.htm>

    “Therapeutic Benefits of Laughter? Holistic Online. 2002. ICBS, Inc. 10 May 2003 <http://www.holistic-online.com/Humor_Therapy/humor_therapy_benefits.htm>

    “Benefits of Laughter? SantaBanta.com. Jun. 2003. 10 May 2003 <http://www.santabanta.com/newsmaker.asp?catname=Interesting%20Read&more=previous&select=430>

    Thinkquest Internet Challenge Library. 1995-2003. Thinkquest, Inc. 6 May 2003 <http://www.thinkquest.org/library/IC_index.html>

    L. Mahony, Diana. "Is Laughter the Best Medicine Or Any Medicine At All?". 2000. Psi Chi. 19 Aug 2003. <http://www.psichi.org/pubs/articles/article_81.asp>

    Tanner, Lindsey. "Can Laughter Relieve Pain and Help Us Heal?". 4 Sep 2001. Cande, C.Health. 19 Aug 2003. <http://www.asahi-net.or.jp/~ra3y-ngc/writing5.htm>

    Smith, Michael. "A Serious Look at Laughter". 4 Oct 2001. Cande, CNews Science. 19 Aug 2003. <http://www.canoe.ca/CNEWSScience0110/05_smith-can.html>

    S. Sobel David and Ornstein, Robert. "Good Humour, Good Health". 2003. Kaiser Permanente. <http://www.kaiserpermanente.org/toyourhealth/hottopics/sobel/humor.html#Dangerous>

    Osinga, Douwe. "The Canned Laughter Box". 2003. <http://douweosinga.com/projects/laughter>

    "Laughter Eases Hospital Pain". BBC News. 21 Feb 2002. BBCi. 4 Sep 2003. <http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/1833854.stm>.

    Eure, Marian. "Laughter is Good For Your Heart". About, Inc. 2003. 4 Sep 2003. <http://seniorhealth.about.com/library/weekly/aa111900a.htm>>

    Persaud, Raj. "Why you laugh your head off". Electronic Telegraph. 16 Nov 2000. 4 Sep 2003. <http://personal.eunet.fi/pp/liikan/Insets/ExtractPages/Why-laugh-your-head-off.html>

    Printed

    Scientific American Magazine -- "Laughter: A Scientific Investigation" by Provine, Robert R

    USA Today. "Seriously, it's good to laugh". Life!, The Straits Times, March 6, 2003: pp L4

    Images

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=172>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=660>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=224>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=169>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=56>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=541>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=304>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=332>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=255>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=700>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=438>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=252>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=642>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=166>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=563>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=562>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=523>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=178>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=270>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=583>

    Intuitivmedia.net. (2003). Intuitivmedia. 26/07/03.
    <http://www.intuitivmedia.net/pro/details.php?image_id=475&mode=search>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=397>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=47>

    Corbis Corporation. (2003). Corbis. 26/07/03.
    <http://shopping.corbis.com/search/details.asp?search=laugh&key=7388068&sp=448>

    National Honor Society in Psychology. (2000). Psi Chi. 03/01/00.
    <http://www.psichi.org/pubs/articles/article_81.asp>

    Harley Hahn. "Mona Lisa." (1503 - 1506). Harley Hahn's Web Site. 06/09/2003. <http://www.harley.com/abstract-art/davinci.html>

    Good Samaritans. "Clown Care Doctors" (Date unknown). Good News Corporation. 06/09/2003 <http://www.goodnewsbroadcast.com/clown.html>

    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. "Members of the Clown Care Unit" (Date unknown). Sloan-Kettering. 06/09/2003. <http://www.mskcc.org/mskcc/html/2937.cfm>

    "Cartoon. The Many Benefits of Laughter". Online image. Humour in Hospitals - An Overview. 19 Aug 2003. <http://www.docfunny.com/humour.htm>

    "Cartoon: Clown Conversing with Doctor". Online image. Humour in Hospitals - An Overview. 19 Aug 2003. <http://www.docfunny.com/humour.htm>
     


     
     


    Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function ereg() in /home/akcrokn/public_html/projects/laughter/poll/include/class_mysql.php:15 Stack trace: #0 /home/akcrokn/public_html/projects/laughter/poll/booth.php(32): polldb_sql->polldb_sql() #1 /home/akcrokn/public_html/projects/laughter/src/inc/main.inc.php(535): include_once('/home/akcrokn/p...') #2 /home/akcrokn/public_html/projects/laughter/biblio.php(151): include('/home/akcrokn/p...') #3 {main} thrown in /home/akcrokn/public_html/projects/laughter/poll/include/class_mysql.php on line 15