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❰Read❯ ➪ Hungry City Author Carolyn Steel – S2baby.co The gargantuan effort needed to feed cities across the world on a daily basis has a massive and vastly underappreciated social and physical impact on both human populations and the planet Yet few eateThe gargantuan effort needed to feed cities across the world on a daily basis has a massive and vastly underappreciated social and physical impact on both human populations and the planet Yet few eaters are conscious of the processes that are reuired to bring food into a metropolis This original and revolutionary study examines the way in which m.

Odern food production has damaged the balance of human existence and reveals a centuries old dilemma that holds the key to a host of current problems among them obesity the inexorable rise of the supermarkets and the destruction of the natural world The rise and impact of such American hallmarks as industrialized food and meat production the supe.

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10 thoughts on “Hungry City

  1. Sean Goh Sean Goh says:

    MOBI s2baby.co ¶ Hungry City PDF/EPUB ½ hungry pdf, city pdf, Hungry City ePUB5 stars for the sheer scope of this book which covered the entire value chain of food from the land it is grown on how it gets to the city how it gets distributed in the city how it is prepared and how it is disposed of or wasted as the case may be Thought provoking to say the leastHammers home Maslow's Hierarchy pretty strongly Without food what use is everything else? Or in other words 可以吃的吗?Can it be eaten?Architecture as the embodiment of human dwelling in its fullest sense with politics and culture as its s


  2. Dan Prichard Dan Prichard says:

    MOBI s2baby.co ¶ Hungry City PDF/EPUB ½ hungry pdf, city pdf, Hungry City ePUBGenuinely has changed the way I think about food and my relationship to it Cook buy local grow your own


  3. Pieter Post Pieter Post says:

    MOBI s2baby.co ¶ Hungry City PDF/EPUB ½ hungry pdf, city pdf, Hungry City ePUBThe book covers almost every aspect of the food chain it's history and impact today Found this very interesting and definitely taught me some things However it is not groundbreaking has a strong focus on England and a bit of a lack of a clear point she wants to make I think the book is insightful for people that know less about the food sector


  4. Gil Lopez Gil Lopez says:

    MOBI s2baby.co ¶ Hungry City PDF/EPUB ½ hungry pdf, city pdf, Hungry City ePUBI really enjoyed this book Steele took a lot of my interests and combined them in a very succinct and useful way Being a landscape designer dating an architect living in New York City as a member of Slow Food USA and other foodie groups and a guerrilla gardener to boot Before being introduced to this book I found myself looking at all of the issues covered and wishing there was a cohesive narrative I learned a lot from the book especially since it has written from a very strong British view point The final call to action was not as inspiring to me as it would have b


  5. Jeff Van Campen Jeff Van Campen says:

    MOBI s2baby.co ¶ Hungry City PDF/EPUB ½ hungry pdf, city pdf, Hungry City ePUBThis is a fascinating history of the relationship between food production and the city by Carolyn Steel an architect At times the book is a bit London centric though she also on Paris As a Londoner who has previously lived in Paris this just made the book all the interest


  6. Saahil Parekh Saahil Parekh says:

    MOBI s2baby.co ¶ Hungry City PDF/EPUB ½ hungry pdf, city pdf, Hungry City ePUBCarolyn Steel's Hungry City is a book about how cities eat As she introduces her agenda in writing Hungry City the book is neither about the city nor about food


  7. Dancall Dancall says:

    MOBI s2baby.co ¶ Hungry City PDF/EPUB ½ hungry pdf, city pdf, Hungry City ePUBCarolyn Steel is an architect with an interest in food In her book she argues that food and its production and distribution is one of the most impo


  8. Jori Ann Jori Ann says:

    MOBI s2baby.co ¶ Hungry City PDF/EPUB ½ hungry pdf, city pdf, Hungry City ePUBThis was one of the most informative and interesting books I’ve read in recent memory I’ll never look at cities or food the same way It’s very dense but worth the effort


  9. Moon Moon says:

    MOBI s2baby.co ¶ Hungry City PDF/EPUB ½ hungry pdf, city pdf, Hungry City ePUBThought provoking


  10. Veronica Veronica says:

    MOBI s2baby.co ¶ Hungry City PDF/EPUB ½ hungry pdf, city pdf, Hungry City ePUBThere's nothing earth shatteringly new in this book it just combines mostly well known facts in an interesting way The subtitle is How food shapes our lives and Steel adresses food all the way from growing it to disposing of the results The basic point is that our current methods of production and consumption are unsustainable for a multitude of reasons It's polemical in places and I found the last chapter on utopias a bit dull But it had its good moments and interesting insights especially in the early chapters And as someone who lives in the country it's nice to find a city dweller who actually acknowledges that cities need the country and the work of those who live in it to survive its not just a pretty place to look at populatred by dim lazy peasants Turns of phraseWhile we prettify and petrify our own back yard the Brit


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