标题（title）：Selfish, whining monkeys: how we ended up greedy, narcissistic and unhappy
出版社（publisher）：Fourth Estate;HarperCollins Publishers
大小（size）：674 kB (689918 bytes)
"No previous generation has enjoyed the luxuries we take for granted today. But peace has made us complacent, freedom has made us irresponsible, affluence has made us acquisitive, comfort has made us neglectful of others, and security has made us tremulously insecure ... What is it that has transformed the British - who in living memory were admired for their unassuming, stiff-upper-lipped capacity for `muddling through' - into the feckless, obese, self-deluding, avaricious and self-obsessed whingers we have become? ... Liddle mercilessly exposes the absurdity, cant and humbuggery of the way we live now"--Publisher's description. Read more...
Abstract: With a sharp eye for the magnificently absurd, Rod Liddle sets light to modern-day Britain. Read more...