environment, agriculture, spirituality, and women's rights into a powerful philosophy." -- Utne Reader
"One of the world's most prominent radical scientists." -- The Guardian
"Shiva...has devoted her life to fighting for the rights of the ordinary people of India...her fierce intellect and her disarmingly friendly, accessible manner have made her a valuable advocate for people all over the developing world." -- Ms. Magazine
"Vandana Shiva is a burst of creative energy and intellectual power." -- The Progressive
Shiva's Biopiracy was named a "Break-Through Book" on Intellectual Property in Lingua Franca in July/August 1999 issue. -- The Publisher
I preferred that book by Shiva than others she co-authored I read.
Vandana Shiva is a physicist by training and an environmental activist who has done massive work in preservation of traditional cultures and farming techniques.
I honestly think that if, if everyone read this book, the world would be a much different place.
I love how the author gets right to the point and doesn't mince words. I just wish there had been no need for such a sad tale of power, greed, corporate-delusion, and control... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Melissa S
What she does in educating the world through her writings and her direct action in the world is fab. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Tanya V. Malch
This is an excellent book filled with actual facts about incidents and events in the Global Agriculture and Cultivation space but for a light reader like myself who is not from... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Raj
Very interesting read and eye-opening. I enjoyed that it wasn't too short or too long to read. I preferred that book by Shiva than others she co-authored I read.Published 20 months ago by mcccashew
The book arived quicker than i thought it would and in perfect condition! Even the packaging was desirable and it's an amazing book. Shame that it's out of print.Published on December 6, 2011 by Sam
The 'Stolen Harvest' focuses on industrial agriculture and how it effects the overall state of welfare, to include the economy. Read morePublished on February 5, 2011 by Atlas
A person with a PhD in Physics with no basic grasp of science. Straight out of the Deepak Chopra mold. She may be right (or wrong) about some basic concepts. Read morePublished on June 20, 2010 by B. Massey