Watching the English: The Hidden Rules of English Behaviour

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Nicholas Brealey Publishing, Apr 2, 2008 - Social Science - 440 pages
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Witty and wise, Fox explores a culture governed by unspoken rules and a bizarre code of conduct.

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A wonderful, humourous introduction to life in England. - Goodreads
I found this book exceptionally difficult to read. - Goodreads
But it's a great book, well-researched and detailed. - Goodreads
Research material :) - Goodreads
I'll keep it on my shelves for reference. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Aleem Najak - Goodreads

Good insights buried in lots of repetition and stating the obi Read full review

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User Review  - Claudia Gregori - Goodreads

The writer, an anthropologist, gives detailed information in how the English are built. She is obsessive with class, that is true, but so are the English. But she was spot on in describing how every ... Read full review

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