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The Resource Beeronomics : how beer explains the world, Johan Swinnen and Devin Briski

Beeronomics : how beer explains the world, Johan Swinnen and Devin Briski

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Beeronomics : how beer explains the world
Title
Beeronomics
Title remainder
how beer explains the world
Statement of responsibility
Johan Swinnen and Devin Briski
Title variation
How beer explains the world
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Beer has played a pivotal role in history, from the transition to an agarian lifestyle in ancient Mesopotamia to bankrolling Britain's imperialist conquests. Beeronomics tells the story of beer through economics, the innovations it brought, and how its strategic taxation and regulation helped shape the world
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CDX
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Beeronomics : how beer explains the world, Johan Swinnen and Devin Briski
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-172) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: from monasteries to multinationals and back -- The world's oldest profession: brewing in the cradle of civilization -- A revolution every thousand years: how hops jump-started commercial brewing in medieval Europe -- The brew that launched a thousand ships: how porter paid for the British Royal Navy -- A revolution every thousand years, part II: how bottom fermentation made beer the darling of the scientific and industrial revolutions -- How tv killed the local brewery -- Beer monopoly: how the Belgian beer barons dethroned the king -- Socialist lubricant: liberalization, takeovers, and restructuring the East European brewing Industry -- The Belgian white: reincarnation of an old world brew -- The Reinheitsgebot: protection against competition or contamination? -- From land to brand: how nineteenth-century nationalist politics planted the seeds for the global trademark battle over "Budweiser" -- The great convergence: the fall of the beer-drinking nation and the rise of the beer-drinking world -- From vodka to baltika: deciphering Russia's recent love affair with beer -- Trading water or terroir?: the changing nature of the beer trade -- Craft nation: how Belgium's "peasant beers" became the best in the world -- Hop heads and localholics: strategies of the American craft beer movement -- Conclusion: how beer explains the world
Control code
sky2ocm88920476
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First editon.
Extent
viii, 187 pages
Isbn
9780198808305
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2017932968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Beeronomics : how beer explains the world, Johan Swinnen and Devin Briski
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-172) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: from monasteries to multinationals and back -- The world's oldest profession: brewing in the cradle of civilization -- A revolution every thousand years: how hops jump-started commercial brewing in medieval Europe -- The brew that launched a thousand ships: how porter paid for the British Royal Navy -- A revolution every thousand years, part II: how bottom fermentation made beer the darling of the scientific and industrial revolutions -- How tv killed the local brewery -- Beer monopoly: how the Belgian beer barons dethroned the king -- Socialist lubricant: liberalization, takeovers, and restructuring the East European brewing Industry -- The Belgian white: reincarnation of an old world brew -- The Reinheitsgebot: protection against competition or contamination? -- From land to brand: how nineteenth-century nationalist politics planted the seeds for the global trademark battle over "Budweiser" -- The great convergence: the fall of the beer-drinking nation and the rise of the beer-drinking world -- From vodka to baltika: deciphering Russia's recent love affair with beer -- Trading water or terroir?: the changing nature of the beer trade -- Craft nation: how Belgium's "peasant beers" became the best in the world -- Hop heads and localholics: strategies of the American craft beer movement -- Conclusion: how beer explains the world
Control code
sky2ocm88920476
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First editon.
Extent
viii, 187 pages
Isbn
9780198808305
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2017932968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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