Coppet


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Cop·pet

(kop'āt),
Louis de, French physicist, 1841-1911. See: Coppet law.
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In my view, Hawthorne's description of his response to Coppet also echoes his experience of tourism at Niagara Falls.
La prensa radical de ultraderecha presentaba a de Coppet y al resto de administradores escogidos por el Frente Popular como traidores bajo la influencia de los comunistas que deseaban la desintegracion del Estado y la revolucion social, ademas de otras acusaciones homofobas (59).
Indeed, the Coppet group with which she was associated seems to have drawn up a cultural paradigm or template for nationalist independence which created an imagined community of future Italian patriots.
In La coherence des societies: Melanges en hommage a Daniel de Coppet, edited by A.
Four years later, Marcel de Coppet was named Governor-General of the AOF.
Next stop was popular Saundersfoot and nearby Coppet Hall, where we managed to bag a couple of crabs in the rock pools.
He evokes France's civilising mission and admires the sense of responsibility and the dedication of some Administrators, Mr de Coppet for instance.
The Finn will move to Coppet to make the most of financial allowances under the Swiss tax system, lawyer Dominique Warluzel told the Swiss news agency ATS.
Anthropologists were invited to present ethnographic studies from the Pacific that relate in some manner to the influential theories of French anthropologist Daniel de Coppet (1933-2002) on relationships between death, exchange, sacrifice, the ancestors, and concepts of society and person.
Andrew Lynch arrived home yesterday following the Irish jump jockeys' successful - if equine flu-shortened - series in Australia, and made a winning return when taking the 3m maiden hurdle on the Michael O'Brien-trained Coppet.
Schlegel and her lover Benjamin Constant, and her family seat in Coppet, Switzerland emerged as a leading center for the promulgation and diffusion of Romantic thought.
From Sulzer to the Groupe de Coppet, Roulin traces the emergence of the Romantic notion of the poet as link between the human and the divine and the nation as linked to a land and a people that arose from the eighteenth century's reflections on the relationship between nature and society.