A national iden.y of the English as the people or ethnic group native to England developed in Englishness: foreigners and images of national iden.y in postwar literature. Rodopi. ISBN 978-90-5183-436-9. MacPhee, Graham; Prem Poddar . - Paul Kingsnorth responds to Mark Perryman 's in Breaking up Britain for a progressive English iden.y. 'What is Englishness? ' is a question . - Michael Kenny: Unpleasant nationalism thrives when polite society holds its nose and treats Englishness as a white working-clproblem.. - EnglishnessIden.y parade. Minorities em.ce Englishness, even as metropolitan whites shun it. Print edition | Britain. May 25th 2013..