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dc.contributor.advisor Cardaras, Dr. Mary
dc.contributor.advisor West, Dr. Terry L.
dc.creator La Fors, Danielle
dc.date 2017-06-01
dc.date.accessioned 2017-06-15T00:05:14Z
dc.date.available 2017-06-15T00:05:14Z
dc.date.issued 2017-06-14
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10211.3/193158
dc.description.abstract Through an analysis of the culture industry surrounding the wine trade, the relationship between wine and the greater humanities is examined. Classism, fetishishism, commodification, and even a touch of rhetoric will all be examined through the eyes of the critical cultural lens. In this, it is my finding that without the stories that surround wine, it would be no different from any other commodity. As such, wine, as an artifact, must always tell a story. Is that story in the terroir, in the classist system, or in the consumption of the wine itself? The stories we communicate about wine fetishize the commodity, and influence how people see it as a status symbol. en_US
dc.language English en_US
dc.subject Wine and wine making -- History en_US
dc.subject Wine and wine making en_US
dc.title Class, Classification, and Classism : The Story of Wine en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.contributor.primaryAdvisor Lawson, Dr. William
thesis.degree.name Master of Arts in Communication en_US


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