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Fritz Allhoff (EDT) Wine and Philosophy

A Symposium on Thinking and Drinking

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Book information

John Wiley & Sons Inc

UK

2007

Paperback

308

Standard

244669

978-1-4051-5431-4

1-4051-5431-4

Wine and wine making; Social aspects.

Annotation

In Wine & Philosophy, philosophers, wine critics, and winemakers share their passion for wine through well-crafted essays that explore wine's deeper meaning, nature, and significance * 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" * 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.

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