20th century philosopher, author of Deschooling Society


Ivan Illich - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Ivan Illich (4 September 1926 – 2 December 2002) was an Austrian philosopher, Roman Catholic priest, and 'maverick social critic' of the institutions of contemporary Western culture and their effects on the provenance and practice of education, medicine, work, energy use, transportation, and economic development. ..."


4 Sep 1926, in Vienna


2 Dec 2002, in Bremen, Germany


Ivan Illich
Includes links to Illich's works, speeches and writings from 1968 to 2001, three audio recordings and some obituaries

Books Authored

Deschooling Society, 1971
Electronic text available at The Preservation Institute
Related Topic: Learning