Viva Vegan Basics adresses theory and practice of the vegan way of life, in a global as well as personal context. The book investigates questions such as the sentience of animals as well as medical aspects of vegan nutrition, the social acceptance of veganism as well as the practical day-to-day implementation of the vegan way of life, whether it be shopping, cooking or encountering prejudice.
Hardcover, 208 pages
1st edition, June 2007
Publisher: Animal Peace Verlag
Silke Ruthenberg, born in 1967 in Munich, studied politics and law, before she joined the newly founded organisation Animal Peace, of which she became the chairperson in 1993, since when she has lead the organisation with spectacular camapigns to international success. »I'd rather go naked than wear fur« went around the world. Silke Ruthenberg is the autor of several books and many reports and articles on the subject of animal rights. She has been a vegan since 1986.