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Obras de Barry C Smith

Questions of Taste: The Philosophy of Wine (2007) — Editor — 58 cópias, 2 resenhas
Realism & Anti-Realism (2007) 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

What Is Your Dangerous Idea? Today's Leading Thinkers on the Unthinkable (1914) — Contribuinte — 633 cópias, 8 resenhas
Philosophy Bites Back (2012) — Contribuinte — 64 cópias

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A collection of essays by different authors on various philosophical topics related to wine: the effect of information on evaluation, the metaphorical language of sensory description, the status of wine as a work of art, etc. Several of the essays are excellent and gave me a lot to contemplate. A few were a bit overwrought or lazily thought out (perhaps the subject was a bit too close at hand during the writing). The book concludes with an interview with winemaker/philosopher Paul Draper of Ridge Vineyards, which provides a wonderfully specific counterpoint to the abstractions which preceded it.… (mais)
 
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le.vert.galant | 1 outra resenha | Nov 19, 2019 |
The non-philosophers are more interesting than the philosophers.
 
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TheoSmit | 1 outra resenha | Aug 25, 2008 |

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Obras
4
Also by
2
Membros
146
Popularidade
#141,736
Avaliação
3.8
Resenhas
2
ISBNs
13

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