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“I no eat dog, k”: Humor, Hazing, and Multicultural Settler Colonialism

Roderick N. Labrador

in Beyond Ethnicity: New Politics of Race in Hawai'i

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780824869885
eISBN:
9780824877859
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824869885.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter explores the social, cultural, and ideological contexts as well as identity consequences of Filipino (dog-eating) jokes and more generally, ethnic joking and humor in the islands. I ... More


“What’s so p/funny?”

Roderick N. Labrador

in Building Filipino Hawai'i

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038808
eISBN:
9780252096761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038808.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter critiques the idea of Hawaiʻi as a “multicultural paradise” and the production of Local by examining the popular practice of ethnic humor. It argues that Hawaiʻi ethnic humor is a space ... More


Humor and Ethnicity on Israeli Television: A Historical Perspective

Limor Shifman

in A Club of Their Own: Jewish Humorists and the Contemporary World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190646127
eISBN:
9780190646158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190646127.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter examines the role that humor has played in a specific context: Israel’s ethnic cleavage between “Ashkenazim” (Jews of Euro-American origin) and “Mizrahim” (Jews of Asian and North ... More


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