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In her new book, 'Making Peace with the Earth', Sydney Peace Prize recipient Vandana Shiva explores the basis of human life on our planet. She finds that a series of wars have been declared against the Earth: wars about land, water, climate, forests and biodiversity.

In a searing critique of corporate globalisation, she examines the root causes of these wars against the bac
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Paperback, 400 pages
Published November 1st 2012 by Spinifex Press (first published June 12th 2012)
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Lots of facts. Lots of visibility over a period. Less action items. As a beginner, I understood the problems more than the solutions. Great book though.
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A major figurehead of the alter-globalization movement as well as a major role player in global Ecofeminism, Dr. Vandana Shiva is recipient to several awards for her services in human rights, ecology and conservation. Receiving her Ph.D in physics at the University of Western Ontario in 1978, Dr. Vandana Shivas attentions were quickly drawn towards ecological concerns.
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