Beyond Beef: The Rise and Fall of the Cattle Culture

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Thorsons, 1994 - 353 pagine
In the first three parts of this book an exploration of the historical role of cattle in Western civilization is given. Part four examines the human impact of the modern cattle complex and the world beef culture. The range of environmental threats that have been created, in part, by the modern cattle complex is described in part five. Part six examines the psychology of cattle complexes and the politics of beef eating in Western society. The author hopes that this book will contribute to moving our society beyond beef

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Recensione dell'utente  - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing

The author sounds a premature end to beef, perhaps wishful thinking on his part. Overall, the book is a good description of the beef industry, well written and well researched, but with a few things that are somewhat questionable factually. Leggi recensione completa

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Recensione dell'utente  - Devil_llama - LibraryThing

The author sounds a premature end to beef, perhaps wishful thinking on his part. Overall, the book is a good description of the beef industry, well written and well researched, but with a few things that are somewhat questionable factually. Leggi recensione completa

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Foreword by Linda McCartney xiii
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Part OneCattle and the Making of Western Civilization
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Part SixThe Consciousness of BeefEating Cultures
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