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Not in My Name

(2008)
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It is a great and glorious tradition the world over - to vehemently state one thing and then do the exact opposite. Royals are doing it, reformed smokers are doing it, and politicians are virtually synonymous with it. And they all get away scot-free. Welcome to the heyday of hypocrisy.

Well, no longer will the devotees of the double standard be able to get away with it. From the Everyday Hypocrites (cyclists, white hip-hop fans, reality television haters) to the truly pungent Stinking Hypocrites (chav-haters, green campaigners and anti-Americans), Julie Burchill and Chas Newkey-Burden pull no punches in this forthright harangue of those who shamelessly say one thing and do another.

This topical, razor-sharp critique takes you into the world of modern hypocrites, listing their favourite holiday destinations, and their musical and sporting heroes. It also includes the hilarious Hypocrites' Ultimate Weekend.

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Hardback Editions

August 2008 : UK Hardback
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Title: Not in My Name: A Compendium of Modern Hypocrisy
Author(s): Chas Newkey-Burden, Julie Burchill
ISBN: 1-905264-22-4 / 978-1-905264-22-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Virgin Books
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Paperback Editions

March 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: Not in My Name: A Compendium of Modern Hypocrisy
Author(s): Chas Newkey-Burden, Julie Burchill
ISBN: 0-7535-1685-3 / 978-0-7535-1685-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Virgin Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

September 2008 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Not in My Name: A Compendium of Modern Hypocrisy
Author(s): Chas Newkey-Burden, Julie Burchill
Publisher: Virgin Digital
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA