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The English National Character

The History of an Idea from Edmund Burke to Tony Blair

The English National Character( )
Author: Mandler, Peter
Publication Date:Mar 2007
Publisher:Yale University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

What makes the English so English? Is there such a thing as an English national character? What kind of people are "the English"? What characteristic traits and behavior (if any) distinguish them from other people? This highly original and wide-ranging book traces the surprisingly varied history of ideas among the English about their own "national character" over the past two centuries. Two hundred years ago, the very idea of a national character was...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Ethnic Studies / General
Psychology / Social Psychology
Social Science / Customs & Traditions
History / Europe / Great Britain / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.357 x 9.282 x 1.28 Inches
Book Weight:1.45 Pounds

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