Humour seen from a public health perspective. Humour is to be regarded as a salutogenic factor. As with other such factors there are reasons to believe that humour is a part of the individual’s personality with the possibility of being strengthened by influences from the family, school, and workplace. The use of humour in population-based […]
Professor vårdar glädjen. Henny Olsson hade länge intresserat sig för humorns betydelse i vården, men först som pensionerad professor vågade hon forska på området. En artikel i Svenska Dagbladet.
The essence of humour and its effects and functions: a qualitative study. The purpose of this study was to describe which categories can be included in the term ‘humour’ and to describe the effects and functions that humour has on people. The study was exploratory. The research question was: ‘what does humour mean to you?’. […]