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
A page turner academic non-fiction novel-textbook. - Goodreads
I'll keep it on my shelves for reference. - Goodreads

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Before i begin this review i must tell you all the story of how i came to own and treasure this book. It was bought by a dear female American friend who was studying in Scotland, she then subsequently ... Read full review

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funny, yet very useful for your "UK's Class System" exposť Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Kate Fox, a social anthropologist, is co-director of the Social Issues Research Center in Oxford. She is the author of Watching the English and Passport to the Pub.

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