Wine and Philosophy, a symposium on thinking and drinking
EAN13
9781405154314
ISBN
978-1-4051-5431-4
Éditeur
- Livre en langue etrangère -
Poids
550 g
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Wine and Philosophy, a symposium on thinking and drinking

- Livre en langue etrangère -

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Edited by Fritz Allhoff, foreword by Paul Draper
Wine & Philosophy offers a collection of essays which explore a range of philosophical topics related to food; it joins Food & Philosophy and Beer & Philosophy in in the "Epicurean Trilogy." Essays are organized thematically and written by philosophers, wine writers, and winemakers.
* Chapters include, “The Art & Culture of Wine”; “Tasting & Talking about Wine”; “Wine & Its Critics”; “The Beauty of Wine”; “The Metaphysics of Wine”; and “The Politics & Economics of Wine”
* Essays are accessible to a general audience while at the same time covering some serious philosophical ground
* Incorporates traditional areas of philosophical study, including philosophy of language, philosophy of perception, aesthetics, metaphysics, ethics and political philosophy
* A great complimentary text to any guided-tour visit to the Napa Valley or other wineries
ED : Blackwell Publ. (2008), 15x23 cm, 308 pages, paperback
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