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Making Peace with the Earth

4.22 of 5 stars 4.22  ·  rating details  ·  27 ratings  ·  2 reviews
In this compelling and rigorously documented exposition, Vandana Shiva demolishes the myths propagated by corporate globalisation in its pursuit of profit and power and shows its devastating environmental impact.

Shiva argues that consumerism lubricates the war against the earth and that corporate control violates all ethical and ecological limits. She takes the reader on a
Paperback, 288 pages
Published March 14th 2013 by Pluto Press (first published June 12th 2012)
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Muthu Arumugam
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.
A plethora of information that is thoroughly sourced, it is a must-read for anyone interested in the topics of food democracy.
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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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