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Cochran, Peter

Works: 217 works in 447 publications in 2 languages and 6,308 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Manuscripts  Poetry  Conference proceedings  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Director, Editor
Classifications: PR4388, 821.7
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Publications about Peter Cochran
Publications by Peter Cochran
Most widely held works about Peter Cochran
Most widely held works by Peter Cochran
Byron and Italy by Peter Cochran( file )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
Byron and Italy tackles a subject to which no book has been devoted exclusively since the early 1940s. Peter Cochran writes not just about Byron's relationships Other Italian literature, not just about his relationships Other Italian women, and not just about his relationship Other Italian politics. He writes about Byron's relationship Other Italy as a whole, seeing the poet's sojourn in Italy as a vain attempt to forge a new identity for himself. Drawing on a wide range of up-to-date research, i
Byron's poetry by Peter Cochran( file )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Byron's dubious status as a sex object, and his even more dubious status as a political icon, serves to disguise the fact that he is one of the greatest of all English poets, Other a European reputation second only to Shakespeare. The fact that writers such as Goethe and Pushkin held him in the highest regard ensures that the English continue to despise him, and ignore his verse as much as possible. This book ignores his sexuality, his politics, and his iconography, and concentrates on his poe
"Romanticism" - and Byron by Peter Cochran( file )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
""Romanticism - and Byron"" is a book in two parts. In the first part, Dr Cochran examines ""Romanticism"" and shows that it is a word meaning anything, and therefore nothing. It is an academic construct created by academics, and has no basis in the writings of the early nineteenth century. Its continued use, argues Dr Cochran, is a modern marketing phenomenon solely. In the second part, Dr Cochran examines the life and work of Byron in the non-""romantic"" context of his contemporaries. He sho
Lord Byron's life in Italy by Teresa Guiccioli( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Cellular respiration energy for life ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Explains the process by which cells convert the energy in glucose and other nutrient molecules to ATP
Meiosis the key to genetic diversity by B. Ellen Friedman( visu )
6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
(Producer) This program focuses on two important functions of meiosis. Meiosis insures that individuals in a sexually reproducing species maintain the same number of chromosomes in their cells generation after generation. Meiosis is alsoa key mechanism for the diversity found in any sexually reproducing species
Addiction and the human brain ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
This program analyzes current research regarding chemical use and abuse, and the nature of addiction and dependency, whatever the substance
Patterns of inheritance understanding genetics ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Presents Gregor Mendel's ideas and principles of genetics and describes some advances since Mendel
Byron's religions by Peter Cochran( file )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Byron's Religions is the most comprehensive study yet of the poet's deep, diverse and eclectic attitude to religion. The articles, by several well-known and distinguished scholars, cover many of his poems and plays, taking in Anglicanism, Catholicism, Blasphemy, Calvinism, Gnosticism, Islam, and Zoroastrianism. The tentative conclusion is that Byron was never the atheist which the cliché has him to be, but a man whose profound need for a faith clashed always Other an equally profound scepticis
The Columbian grammar, or, A concise view of the English language by Peter Cochran( Book )
8 editions published in 1802 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
AIDS update the latest facts about HIV and AIDS ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Specific information about new testing procedures, risk factors and treatment options as well as general information about the prevention of HIV infection. This program, along with the activities in the teacher's resource book, will help teenagers translate the growing body of HIV information into tools they can use to protect themselves
Byron's romantic politics : the problem of metahistory by Peter Cochran( Book )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Byron exists in two incompatible dimensions: as fully-documented history, and as romantic myth. Often the myth predominates, describing him as a passionate lover, a staunch friend, a great romantic poet, a champion of the working man, a loyal author to his publisher, and a fighter for democracy who sacrificed his life for the Freedom of Greece. This book attempts to prove that the verifiable truth often proves him to be the opposite. Using letters from Byron's family, friends, and associates
The Gothic Byron by Peter Cochran( Book )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
The Gothic Byron examines in detail the Gothic element in Byron's work, arguing that it has traditionally been undervalued. It looks closely at his reading in the novels of Ann Radcliffe, Monk Lewis, and Charlotte Dacre, and then discusses the Gothic elements in his Turkish Tales, plays, and satirical poetry, ending Other two essays on Don Juan. Further essays explore the indebtedness of several European and English writers, including Charlotte and Emily Brontë, to the Gothic element in Byron'
Byron and orientalism by Peter Cochran( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Of all the English Romantic poets Byron is often thought of as the one who was most familiar with the East. This work looks at Byron's knowledge of the East, and of its religions in particular. It contains essays on Byron's Turkish Tales, Edward Said's attitude to Byron, Byron's version of Islam, Byron's Hebrew Melodies, and more
Viruses the deadly enemy ( visu )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Investigates different types of viruses, their structures and the diseases they cause
Photosynthesis light into life ( visu )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Offers a lively way for students to understand the interesting and essential aspects of photosynthesis, from the reactions themselves to the far-reaching implications of harnessing the energy of the sun
The rising threat of infectious diseases ( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Investigates the interaction of disease-causing microbes with human beings, the discovery and adaptation of those microbes, and the newly emerging diseases caused by them
Poland's angry romantic two poems and a play by Juliusz Stowacki by Juliusz Słowacki( file )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
The prisoner of Chillon ; and, Don Juan, canto IX : a facsimile of the original draft manuscripts in the Beinecke Library of Yale University by George Gordon Byron Byron( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Know the score the dangers of performance enhancing drugs ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Discusses the dangers and ethical aspects of young athletes using illegal drugs to enhance performance in sports competitions in order to win
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