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Wine and Culture: Vineyard to Glass

edited by Rachel E. Black and Robert C. Ulin
Format
Book
Published
London ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2013.
Language
English
ISBN
9780857854001, 0857854003, 0857854011, 9780857854018
Summary
This collection of essays by leading scholars explores the cultural, social and historical issues which inform the production and consumption of wine. It covers the latest ethnography, theoretical and ethnohistorical research on wine throughout the globe.
Contents
  • Rethinking Terroir. The Social Life of Terroir among Bordeaux Winemakers / Sarah Daynes
  • The things that count: rethinking Terroir in Australia / Robert Swinburn
  • Space and Terroir in the Chilean Wine Industry / Nicolas Sternsdorff Cisterna
  • Terroir and Locality: An Anthropological Perspective / Robert C. Ulin
  • Relationships of Power and the Construction of Place. Tasting Wine in Slovakia: Post-socialist elite consumption of cultural particularities / Juraj Buzalka
  • Wine Histories, Wine Memories and Local Identities in Western Poland / Ewa Kopczynska
  • El Sabor de Galicia: Wine as Performance in Galicia, Spain / Christina M. Ceisel / "Local, Loyal and Constant": The Legal Construction of Wine in Bordeaux / Erica A. Farmer
  • Cultural Patrimony and the Bureaucratization of Wine: the Bulgarian case / Yuson Jung
  • Labor, Commodification and the Politics of Wine. Following Grands Crus: Global Markets, Transnational Histories and Wine / Marion Demossier
  • Georgian Wine: The Transformation of Socialist Quantity into Post-socialist Quality / Adam Walker and Paul Manning
  • Regimes of Regulation, Gender and Divisions of Labor in Languedoc Viticulture / Winnie Lem
  • Technology and Nature. Pursuits of Quality in the Vineyards: French Oenologists at Work in Lebanon / Elizabeth Saleh
  • The Artifice of Natural Wine: Jules Chauvet and the Reinvention of Vinification in Postwar France / Paul Cohen
  • Vino Naturale: Tensions Between Nature and Technology in the Glass / Rachel E. Black.
Description
vi, 323 pages : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-318) and index.
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