Shiva, , a physicist and philosopher of
science by training, is a world-renowned
environmental theorist and activist. She
is Director of the Research Foundation
for Science and Ecology, Dehradun., India
and a leader in the International Forum
on Globalization. She is the author of
Globalization's New Wars: Seed, Water
and Life Forms
(2005), a recent title in Women Unlimited's
Fine Print, and Minding Our Lives: Women from the
South and North Reconnect Ecology and Health
(Kali for Women, 1994).
She is also the author of the classic.
Women, Ecology and Development in India
(Kali for Women, 1988),
The Violence of
the Green Revolution, Ecology and the Politics
of Survival, Stolen Harvest and Patents: Myths
Vandana Shiva was awarded the Alternative Nobel Prize.