A rallying cry for a more just and sustainable future
Vandana Shiva, a world-renowned environmental leader and thinker, is director of the Research Foundation on Science, Technology and Ecology. Her many books include Ecofeminism, Soil, Not Oil and Staying Alive. Shiva has served as an adviser to governments in India and abroad as well as non-governmental organizations including the Women's Environment Development Organization and the Third World Network. She is one of the leaders of the International Forum on Globalization, and the recipient of numerous awards, including the Alternative Nobel Peace Prize (1993).
'One of the world's most prominent radical scientists.'
'A world leading expert on food sustainability.'
'Shiva is a burst of creative energy, an intellectual power.'
The Progressive'A leading thinker who has eloquently blended her views on the environment, agriculture, spirituality, and women's rights into a powerful philosophy.'
'In Earth Democracy, Shiva provides us with yet another
commanding book that evaluates the fragile relationships between
man and the environment.'