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Staying alive : women, ecology, and development / Vandana Shiva.

Shiva, Vandana (Author).

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Summary:

"Presents a clear case for why our current development paradigm is more accurately characterized as what Vandana Shiva calls 'maldevelopment'--the violation of the integrity of organic, interconnected and interdependent systems that sets in motion a process of exploitation, inequality, violence, and injustice that is dragging the world down a path of self-destruction, threatening survival itself"--
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Treasure Valley Community College Library 305.420954 Sh691st (Text) 32220001072392 Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 12/12/2017 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781623170516
  • ISBN: 1623170516
  • Physical Description: xxxiv, 228 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Berkeley, California : North Atlantic Books, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
"First published in India [in 1988] by Kali for Women and Women Unlimited."
Formatted Contents Note:
Development, ecology, and women -- Science, nature, and gender -- Women in nature -- Women in the forest -- women in the food chain -- Women and the vanishing waters -- Terra Mater : reclaiming the feminine principle.
Summary, etc.:
"Presents a clear case for why our current development paradigm is more accurately characterized as what Vandana Shiva calls 'maldevelopment'--the violation of the integrity of organic, interconnected and interdependent systems that sets in motion a process of exploitation, inequality, violence, and injustice that is dragging the world down a path of self-destruction, threatening survival itself"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Women in development > India
Human ecology > India
Patriarchy > India.
Environmental policy > India.
India > Social policy.
Women > India > Social conditions
Environmental policy
Human ecology
Patriarchy
Social policy
Women in development
Women > Social conditions
India.

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