Wine and Philosophy

Wine and Philosophy: A Symposium on Thinking and Drinking

Non-Fiction, Food & Drink, Drinks, Home
Paperback Published on: 01/11/2007
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Synopsis

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

  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781405154314
  • Number of pages: 336
  • Weight: 598g
  • Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 25 mm

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