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English and Englishness

by Doyle, Brian

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Published by Routledge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Periodicals.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography and index.

    StatementBrian Doyle.
    SeriesNew accents
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1065
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(160)p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21393094M
    ISBN 100415009812, 0415009820

    This book examines the lives and works of C. S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and J.R.R. Tolkien, members of the British literary club Inklings. It probes representations of evil, Englishness, gender and the erotic in their fiction and shows specifically how their science fiction, horror, and fantasy was a response to the moral and human devastation. ‘Englishness’ as a construct in Barnes’ England England Julian Barnes’ England, England is a brilliant satire and beautiful piece of postmodern historiographic metafiction, as Barnes exposes that history is no account of past reality but a cultural construct that tries to give historical continuity to the present and allows the.

    The Politics of English Nationhood supplies the first comprehensive overview of the evidence, research and major arguments relating to the revival of Englishness, exploring its varied, and often overlooked, political ramifications and dimensions.   The book discusses selected works of literature written in Great Britain in the final decades of the twentieth century in the context of contemporary debates on English .

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English and Englishness (New Accents Series) by Brian Doyle (Author) ISBN Format: Hardcover. English & Englishness Paperback $ Hardback $ eBook $ ISBN Published March 4, by Routledge Pages Book Description. First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Book Series. Englishness and English Studies Balz Engler I am approaching my topic with some trepidation, for several reasons. notion of 'Englishness' as a defining feature of the subject. I Smith's book, the one I quoted, was published inandFile Size: KB.

Book Description. Ideas of Englishness, and of the English nation, have become a matter of renewed interest in recent years as a result of threats to the integrity of the United Kingdom and the perceived rise of that unusual thing, English nationalism. Read "English and Englishness" by Brian Doyle available from Rakuten Kobo.

First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa : Taylor And Francis. Watching the English will make you laugh out loud ("Oh God. I do that!") and cringe simultaneously ("Oh God. I do that as well."). This is a hilarious book which just shows us for what we are beautifully-observed.

It is a wonderful read for both the English and those who look at us and wonder why we do what we do. Now they'll know/5(). This is the impression of an Indian character reflecting on the way that an unwavering kind of Englishness has been exported to, and imposed upon, much of the rest of the world.

It doesn’t reflect every type of Englishness, of course. But taken as a whole, the following books do suggest the breadth of quintessentially English characteristics. Description: This book examines the conflicts, dilemmas and contradictions that marked Englishness as the nation changed from an imperial power to a postcolonial state.

The chapters deal with travel writing, popular song, music hall and variety theatre, dances, elocution lessons, cricket and football, and national festivals, as well as literature and film.

* The Ideas and Ideals of Englishness * Versions of Rural England * War and National Identity * Culture and Englishness * Domestic and Urban Englands. The editors provide an introduction to each section and conclude with suggested study activities and further reading.

It also contains a chronology and bibliography, completing the framework for Cited by: Englishness: Politics and Culture and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

Learn more. Since its first publication in this collection has been regarded as a major work on English national identity as it evolved during the period and has had a significant impact on writing and research.

It is a 5/5(1). Englishness novels. The Modern Novel home page» My Lists home page» Englishness novels. The English novel is essentially middle-class, a novel on the defensive, conservative, attempting to protect the English way of life, the English country way of life, against town life and against cosmopolitanism.

And although English nationalism has traditionally been associated with a far-right, xenophobic stance, Toby says that there are those on the left trying to reclaim the search for Englishness as their own.

He points to Billy Bragg, musician and author, whose list of the best books about Englishness includes Orwell and E.P. Thompson. Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp.

Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. ENGLAND AND ENGLISHNESS: IDEAS OF NATIONHOOD IN ENGLISH POETRY, By John Lucas - Hardcover **Mint Condition**.

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So beside the Englishness of English, one has to reckon with the current Englishness of linguistics. The crucial difference between those scholars in the field of English linguistics who are mostly concerned with what makes the English language English and those who are mostly concerned with what makes it language is roughly this.

Watching the English: The Hidden Rules of English Behaviour by Kate Fox pp, Hodder, £ It was quite a consolation to finish Kate Fox's analysis of Englishness. What did it mean in the first half of this century to say `I am English?' A Practical Sourcebook on National Identity is a unique collection of extracts from writing of the era, all of which in some way raise this question.

Drawn from a wide range of sources including letters, diaries, journalism, fiction, poems, parliamentary speeches and government reports, the volume is divided into five.

Get this from a library. English and Englishness. [Brian Doyle] -- First Published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

In my student days the book(let) to read about the English was 'How to be an alien'. In short chapters author George Mikes described the 'typical' character and idiosyncratic behaviour of the English, based upon everyday observations.

Funny, entertaining and recognisable, but nothing more really. Paxman's 'The English' is another matter altogether/5. Books Music Art & design ‘The quest for an authentic national culture is in one sense a form of compensation for the elusiveness of the English nation state.’ Englishness has become a Author: Alex Niven.

This book examines the conflicts, dilemmas and contradictions that marked Englishness as the nation changed from an imperial power to a postcolonial state. The chapters deal with travel writing, popular song, music hall and variety theatre, dances, elocution lessons, cricket and football, and national festivals, as well as literature and film.In the context of the Anglo-American novel particular regard is given to Englishness in Evelyn Waugh’s The Loved One and David Lodge’s Changing Places.

Subsequently the book focuses on that peculiarly English genre ‘the invasion story’, tales in which Englishness comes under direct attack from evil plotters from by: Ideas of Englishness, and of the English nation, have become a matter of renewed interest in recent years as a result of threats to the integrity of the United Kingdom and the perceived rise of that unusual thing, English nationalism.

Interrogating the idea of an English nation, and of how that might compare with other concepts of nationhood 5/5(1).