The Resource The English : a portrait of a people, Jeremy Paxman, (electronic resource)

The English : a portrait of a people, Jeremy Paxman, (electronic resource)

Label
The English : a portrait of a people
Title
The English
Title remainder
a portrait of a people
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy Paxman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Being English used to be easy. As the dominant culture in a country that dominated an empire that dominated the world, they had little need to examine themselves and ask who they were. But something has happened over the past century. A new self-confidence seems to have taken hold in Wales and Scotland, while others try to forge a new relationship with Europe. What exactly sets the English apart from their British compatriots? Is there such a thing as an English race? Renowned journalist and bestselling author Jeremy Paxman traces the invention of Englishness to its current crisis and concludes that, for all their characteristic gloom about themselves, the English may have developed a form of nationalism for the twenty-first century
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paxman, Jeremy
Dewey number
942
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National characteristics, English
  • Electronic books
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
The English : a portrait of a people, Jeremy Paxman, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781468303582
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12380755
Publisher number
MWT12380755
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The English : a portrait of a people, Jeremy Paxman, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781468303582
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12380755
Publisher number
MWT12380755
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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