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  • George Oppen and the Fate of Modernismby Peter Nicholls

    OUP Oxford 2007; US$ 43.99

    This study of 20th-century American poet George Oppen promises to become a key resource for those interested not only in Oppen himself, but in the history of literary modernism. Drawing extensively on largely unpublished papers and presenting material that has not yet appeared in print, Peter Nicholls gives a detailed account of Oppen's life and work,... more...

  • Modernismsby Peter Nicholls

    Macmillan Education UK 2017; US$ 36.67

    Peter Nicholls provides original analytic accounts of the main Modernist movements. Close readings of key texts monitor the histories of Futurism, Expressionism, Cubism, Dadaism and Surrealism. This new edition includes discussion of the recent research trends, examination of developments in the US, and a new chapter on African-American Modernisms. more...

  • Ruskin and Modernismby Giovanni Cianci; Peter Nicholls

    Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 163.00

    The extent of John Ruskin's influence has long been acknowledged, though his impact on the development of Anglo-American modernism has received little systematic attention. In this volume, published to mark the centenary of Ruskin's death, a group of international scholars consider what is often an awkward and conflicted relation. Ruskin's voluminous... more...

  • A Business and Labour History of Britainby Dr Mike Richardson; Dr Peter Nicholls

    Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 105.00

    By bringing together and critically engaging with accounts of certain themes in business and labour history, and utilizing original research, this book aims to widen understanding of industrial society and provide a background to further study and research in the area management and labour relations history. more...

  • The Ergodic Theory of Discrete Groupsby Peter J. Nicholls

    Cambridge University Press 1989; US$ 84.00

    The particular focus of the book is on the remarkable measure supported on the limit set of a discrete group that was first developed by S. J. Patterson. more...

  • Thinking Poetryby Peter Nicholls; Peter Boxall

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This collection brings together some of the most prominent critics of contemporary poetry and some of the most significant poets working in the English language today, to offer a critical assessment of the nature and function of poetic thought. Working at once with questions of form, literary theory and philosophy, this volume gives an extraordinarily... more...

  • How Abstract Is It? Thinking Capital Nowby Rebecca Colesworthy; Peter Nicholls

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 49.95

    Since the start of the financial crisis in 2008, the notion that capitalism has become too abstract for all but the most rarefied specialists to understand has been widely presupposed. Yet even in academic circles, the question of abstraction itself – of what exactly abstraction is, and does, under financialisation – seems to have gone largely unexplored... more...

  • Teaching Primary Scienceby Peter Loxley; Lyn Dawes; Linda Nicholls; Babs Dore

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 62.95

    'Thought-provoking and entices the reader to take a discerning look at science.' Claire Garven, MA Senior Lecturer at the University of the West of England, Bristol, UK. ˜An approach to planning and teaching primary science that gives children permission to question their own preconceptions. This enables teachers to encourage children to actively... more...

  • Membrane Proteinsby Peter Nicholls; Jesper Vuust Møller; Peter Leth Jørgensen

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    Membrane Proteins contains the proceedings of the 11th Meeting of the Federation of European Biochemical Societies, held in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1977. The meeting provided a forum for discussing progress that has been made in understanding membrane proteins. Topics covered range from hydrogen and electron transfer in mitochondria to energy-transferring... more...

  • Teaching Primary Science, 3rd Editionby Peter Loxley; Lyn Dawes; Linda Nicholls; Babs Dore

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 37.95

    This fully updated third edition brings science subject knowledge and pedagogy together to support, inform and inspire those training to teach primary science. Written in a clear and accessible way, Teaching Primary Science provides comprehensive coverage of a wide range of science themes. With a brand new chapter on STEM education, additional... more...