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Unf*ckology: A Field Guide to Living With Guts and Confidence

Unf*ckology: A Field Guide to Living With Guts and Confidence (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged)

By Alkon, Amy
Narrator MacDuffie, Carrington

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Miss Manners with Fangs. LA Weekly We live in a world that's very different from the one in which Emily Post came of age. Many of us who are nice (but who also sometimes say f*ck ) are frequently at a loss for guidelines about how to be a good person who deals effectively with th...e increasing onslaught of rudeness we all encounter. To lead us out of the miasma of modern mannerlessness, science-based and bitingly funny syndicated advice columnist Amy Alkon rips the doily off the manners genre and gives us a new set of rules for our twenty-first century lives. With wit, style, and a dash of snark, Alkon explains that we now live in societies too big for our brains, lacking the constraints on bad behavior that we had in the small bands we evolved in. Alkon shows us how we can reimpose those constraints, how we can avoid being one of the rude, and how to stand up to those who are. Foregoing prissy advice on which utensil to use, Alkon answers the twenty-first century's most burning questions about manners, including: Why do many people, especially those under forty, now find spontaneous phone calls rude?What can you tape to your mailbox to stop dog walkers from letting their pooch violate your lawn?How do you shut up the guy in the pharmacy line with his cellphone on speaker?What small gift to your new neighbors might make them think twice about playing Metallica at 3 a.m.Combining science with more than a touch of humor, Good Manners for Nice People Who Sometimes Say F*ck is destined to give good old Emily a shove off the etiquette shelf (if that's not too rude to say.
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ISBN 9781511321631
Released NZ 23 Jan 2018
Publisher Brilliance Audio
Format Audio CD/Audio, Unabridged
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ISBN-13 9781511321631
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher Brilliance Audio
Imprint Brilliance Audio
Released 23 Jan 2018
Publication Country United States United States
Format Audio CD/Audio, Unabridged
Edition Unabridged
Author(s) By Alkon, Amy
Narrator MacDuffie, Carrington
Category Audio / Visual (Audio books, Music, DVDs, CDROMs)
Religious Life & Practice
Assertiveness, Motivation & Self-Esteem
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Width: 166mm
Height: 147mm
Spine: 20mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 182g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Popular Psychology
ONIX Text General/trade