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The Sushi Economy

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Published by Penguin Group USA, Inc. in New York .
Written in English

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FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL24269751M
ISBN 109781429534963, 9781429534994

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  The story of sushi upends a lot of other similarly easy assumptions made about globalization and its effects on food culture — about mass and luxury tastes, about who stands at the new global landscape’s center, who has been resigned to its periphery and who serves as power brokers and tastemakers in the global : Sasha Issenberg.   A riveting combination of culinary biography, behind-the- scenes restaurant detail, and a unique exploration of globalization's dynamics, the book traces sushi's journey from Japanese street snack to global : Sasha Issenberg.   Sushi Economy A very informative and eye opening book, not just for Sushi snobs but for sushi beginners as well. A must read book for Sushi lovers, especially for the "All you can eat crowd". Sydneychick, 07/14/ Really good book One of the best book ever yeah it is really expensive but WAY worth it:)/5(9). The Sushi Economy: Globalization and the Making of a Modern Delicacy by Sasha Issenberg. The highly acclaimed exploration of sushi’s surprising history, global business, and international allure One generation ago, sushi’s narrow reach ensured that sports fishermen who caught tuna in most of parts of the world sold the meat.

Enterprising Philadelphia Magazine contributor Issenberg pursues the blue-fin tuna around the world—from sea to ship to freezer to airplane to restaurant to plate to palate—and returns with a superb fish story.. In that pursuit, the author ate sushi in 14 countries on five different continents over the course of two years. His principal interests were the trade’s financial workings and Author: Sasha Issenberg.   The Sushi Economy Globalization and the Making of a Modern Delicacy. Gotham Books, New York, NY. Mouritsen, Ole G. () Sushi: Food for the Eye, Body and Soul. Springer Science + Business Media. The Sushi Economy NPR coverage of The Sushi Economy: Globalization and the Making of a Modern Delicacy by Sasha Issenberg. News, author interviews, critics' picks and : Sasha Issenberg.   The Sushi Economy is a book which deals with globalisation in miniature. Although it purportsto be a study of how the various elements on a sushi plate get where they are, its focus is narrower.