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Rickin was already inclined to buy the arguments in this book, and aware of the “hoofed-locust” destruction wrought by what most people assume is a fairly harmless animal. La rivoluzione della new economy Jeremy Rifkin.

Beyond Beef: The Rise and Fall of the Cattle Culture

The Irish were left with only potatoes to eat while the British used Irish land to graze their cattle; that is until the Potato Famine of the ‘2 left the Irish starv Rifkin’s book, beyond Beef, is a truly insightful history lesson about America’s love affair with Beef.

Now days I still don’t eat much beef, but that is because a great mighty hunter taught me how to hunt. Dec 02, Randall Clark rated it really liked it Recommends it for: The conclusion rubbed me the wrong way because the fact of the matter is that a critical mass of millions of people haven’t read this book and made the choice not to support the beef industry. Follow this book up with “The Omnivores Dilemma” to see examples of how cows and preferably buffalo can still play a role in modern agriculture.

His use of evidence was so well done and strong it transformed a heavily biased topic into a logical sound book. In Beyond Beef Jeremy Rifikin offers a scathing review on the multinational beef industry and cattle eating culture in the western world.

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The writer really explored the history of the cow and how eating beef has shaped our culture today. The richest in jerey world eat beef that graze on the land of the poorest nations – leaving them with no room for their crops, and no food.


Learn about new offers and get more deals by joining our newsletter. De derde industriele revolutie Jeremy Rifkin. The conclusion rubbed me the wrong way because the fact of the matter is that a critical mass of millions of people haven’t read this book and made the choice not t 3.

He does not go into small farms or home farmers – he never mentions the grass-fed trend or home farmers which are growing in segment because of many of the things he complains of and never mentions improvements made or in the process in ethical animal treatment think Temple Grandin. Sign up to newsletters. He actually made an extremely sound argument that really swayed me shockingly considering I am quite fond of cow.

Preview — Beyond Beef by Jeremy Rifkin. Suppongo che lo stesso testo orientato al maiale sarebbe di gran lunga piu’ drammatico e porterebbe ad un indubbio calo nel consumo di prosciutti e coppa di testa In some ways this is a modern version of Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle.

Within a few weeks to months after reading this back inI became an ovo-lacto-vegetarian.

Refresh and try again. Ascesa e caduta della cultura della carne Jeremy Rifkin. No trivia or quizzes yet. I actually stopped eating beef for awhile after reading this. Sep 18, Michelle rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Aug 27, Keisha rated it it was amazing.

The word Zealot came to mind – but maybe that’s what he was going for. Oct 03, Angelea rated it it was amazing. Mar 26, Rae rated it really liked it Shelves: Some pe An important, comprehensive, and disturbing book. Follow thi Continuing in my trend of food-based books, this is another alarming display of our industrial food system. To ask other readers questions about Beyond Beefplease sign up. Age of Access Jeremy Rifkin. I am a life-long veggie. Such is the beginning of the trend that continues to this day.

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He also blames the British for Ireland’s Great Famine. Nov 24, Mercedes rated it really liked it. Filter your search Filter by categories.


Brought attention to the way we raise livestock before it was ‘cool’. How to Commit Revolution American Style. It was painful to know once a sacred animal rifkij into a ‘thing’ that is no more than something we would pick up at a store and ‘use’ because it is no more than just to be used.

After reading this book as a teenager I didn’t eat beef for a little while. He ties in history, ecology, medicine, economics and philosophy to jfremy a vivid picture of the beef industry and its effect on mankind.

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This is getting somewhat outdated by the passage of time, but I feel it is probably still worth a read. Toni rated it really liked it Mar 26, Continuing in my trend of food-based books, this is another alarming display of our industrial food system. Marco Pesce rated it really liked it Apr 27, Instead of ending on a dreamy note of how all the world’s ills will be solved when this does happen, I would be far more motivated to attempt to reduce my beef consumption and encourage jdremy to do so via sharing of this book if the focus were rifkib on how altering our habits as beef consumers would impact each of us personally.

Want to Read saving…. Highly rcommendable for those who are interested in sustainable ways of life; the book has thorough knowledge over history, topography, and policies.

Since then I’ve been around some big cattle ranches and realize Rifkin is very one sided and leaves parts of the story out. Probably a bit dated now, but I doubt much has changed.