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Watching the English: The Hidden Rules of English Behaviour Paperback – 1 Jul 2014

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  • Paperback: 600 pages
  • Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing US; 2 edition (1 July 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 185788616X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1857886160
  • Product Dimensions: 12.7 x 4.1 x 19.7 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 8 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 232,572 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Fascinating…every aspect of English conversation and behaviour is put under the microscope. (Western Daily Press)

A witty and eloquent writer…an affectionate homage to English foibles. (Metro)

An entertaining, clever book. Read it. (Daily Telegraph)

About the Author

Kate Fox, a social anthropologist, is Co-Director of the Social Issues Research Centre in Oxford and a Fellow of the Institute for Cultural Research. She is also a bestselling author of popular social science.

Kate's other books include The Racing Tribe: Watching the Horsewatchers and Drinking and Public Disorder (co-author with Dr Peter Marsh).

Kate is regularly invited to speak at the major literary festivals, as well as guest lectures and seminars at universities, institutes, embassies, trade and professional conferences, etc. in the UK and overseas. She gave the Christmas Lecture at the Royal Geographical Society, and won a debate against Boris Johnson for Intelligence Squared, among other high-profile engagements. She is frequently quoted in the Press and interviewed on radio and television. Kate has also been a regular columnist for Psychologies magazine.

Kate is married to the neurosurgeon Henry Marsh, CBE.


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