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I 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 jerey harmless animal. Within a few weeks to months after reading this back inI became an ovo-lacto-vegetarian. De derde industriele revolutie Jeremy Rifkin.
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Beyond Beef: The Rise and Fall of the Cattle Culture
This highly readable book produces a convincing argument on the harms of beef and is an all around enjoyable read. Aug 26, Kristan rated it liked it Recommends it for: Highly rcommendable for those who are interested in sustainable ways of life; the book has thorough knowledge over history, topography, and policies.
The book covers the environmental impacts of the beef industry, health concerns, and modern meat processing in addition to historical developments.
No trivia or quizzes yet. I thoroughly enjoyed this book, although, I have to say, it strayed dangerously near the paranoid conspiracy theory cliff. Sep 30, Zinger rated it liked it Shelves: Sep 19, Alec O’Neill rated it really liked it. The Biotech Century Jeremy Rifkin. May 28, Beth Barnett rated it it was amazing Shelves: He actually made an extremely sound argument that really swayed me shockingly considering I ecocifio quite fond of cow.
Libro di impostazione radicale e catastrofica, fin troppo rifikn. It was one of the best written and informative books I read about the meat industry when I first became a vegetarian.
However, I was also ready to dispute the author’s main argument – that ruminant animals, and especially the cow, should be removed from our diet. Dec 02, Randall Clark rated it really liked it Recommends it for: 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.
Nov 24, Mercedes rated it really liked it. I was disappointed – I thought it would be balanced. Movie Storybook Jeremy Rifkin. May 05, Terry rated it really liked it Shelves: And it’s not looking especially likely that they will. Very rikin history of the beef cattle industry. Trivia About Beyond Beef: He discussed how riffkin were once revered and treated like gods and sharply contrasted that to the way cattle are treated today using quotes from the Jungle.
He ties in history, ecology, medicine, economics and philosophy to paint a vivid picture of the beef industry and its effect on mankind. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
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The writer finished the book saying eating beyond beef is a revolutionary act; it brought me a whole different phase of looking at cattle business in the US in a quite revolutionary way. To me that’s just not addressing how progress can be made even if you go with his end goal, which not all of us do. I am a life-long veggie. And I have not for more than 15 years since reading this book.
Beyond Beef: The Rise and Fall of the Cattle Culture by Jeremy Rifkin
Jeermy will be a long time before I buy beef again, if ever.