Book awards: 20 academic books that shaped modern Britain

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A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes by Stephen Hawking
The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA by James D. Watson
The English and Their History by Robert Tombs
The Female Eunuch by Germaine Greer
Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity by Judith Butler
The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money (Great Minds Series) by John Maynard Keynes
Introduction to the Study of the Law of the Constitution by A. V. Dicey
The Invention of Tradition by Eric Hobsbawm
The Making of the English Working Class by E. P. Thompson
Modern Ireland, 1600-1972 by R. F. Foster
Orientalism by Edward W. Said
Poverty in the United Kingdom: A Survey of Household Resources and Standards of Living by Peter Townsend
Purity and Danger: An Analysis of the Concepts of Pollution and Taboo by Mary Douglas
Revolt on the Right: Explaining Support for the Radical Right in Britain by Robert Ford
The Road to Serfdom by F. A. Hayek
The Scottish Nation by T. M. Devine
The Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins
Staying Power: The History of Black People in Britain by Peter Fryer
The Uses of Literacy by Richard Hoggart
Ways of Seeing by John Berger

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