This book covers all aspects of vegetarianism - what it is and why some people make the decision to become vegetarian. It provides details on the food industry and covers many contemporary health/food issues. Complete with real-life case studies and interesting facts and figures from around the world. The book provides all the information children will need in order to make up their own minds about this important subject.
Ali is a former teacher of humanities and education officer for Oxfam. She has written a number of books for young people as well as course material for teachers.
This book promises "clear, no-nonsense advice about vegetarianism" and it delivers on that promise admirably.
An excellent book providing many questions and answers on this sometimes controversial topic.
They could be used as a useful resource to help children express themselves and voice their opinions.
Learning Support Service Autumn 2002