Coffee: Grounds for Debate

Scott F. Parker*, Michael W. Austin, Fritz Allhoff

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    Offering philosophical insights into the popular morning brew, Coffee -- Philosophy for Everyone kick starts the day with an entertaining but critical discussion of the ethics, aesthetics, metaphysics, and culture of coffee. Matt Lounsbury of pioneering business Stumptown Coffee discusses just how good coffee can be Caffeine-related chapters cover the ethics of the coffee trade, the metaphysics of coffee and the centrality of the coffee house to the public sphere. Includes a foreword by Donald Schoenholt, President at Gillies Coffee Company.

    Original languageEnglish
    Number of pages247
    ISBN (Print)9781444337129
    Publication statusPublished - 15 Mar 2011

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