Food & Philosophy: Eat, Drink, and Be Merry

Title

Food & Philosophy: Eat, Drink, and Be Merry

Department

Philosophy

Document Type

Book

Files

Description

Food & Philosophy offers a collection of essays which explore a range of philosophical topics related to food; it joins Wine & Philosophy and Beer & Philosophy in in the "Epicurean Trilogy." Essays are organized thematically and written by philosophers, food writers, and professional chefs.

  • Provides a critical reflection on what and how we eat can contribute to a robust enjoyment of gastronomic pleasures
  • A thoughtful, yet playful collection which emphasizes the importance of food as a proper object of philosophical reflection in its own right

ISBN

9781405157759

Publication Date

2007

Keywords

Philosophy, Food

Disciplines

Other Nutrition | Other Philosophy | Philosophy of Mind

Citation for published book

Allhoff, Fritz, and Dave Monroe. Food & Philosophy: Eat, Drink, and Be Merry. Malden, MA: Blackwell Pub, 2007.