Books

Books

Declaring interdependence

spring books 1999

We are living at a time of crisis—a time in which the health (if not the survival) of the entire community of life, human and nonhuman, is at risk." So writes Douglas Sturm in this finely crafted book.

Animal rights, human claims

spring books 1999

Are vegetarians trying to save animals or are they trying to save themselves? Is vegetarianism about changing the world or escaping from it? These are questions the acclaimed novelist and critic J. M. Coetzee raises in a wonderfully inventive and inconclusive book.

Jerusalem journey

Living Stones Pilgrimage: With the Christians in the Holy Land
By Allison Hilliard and Betty Jane Bailey. University of Notre Dame Pres, 132 pp.