This commentary, just
in from reader John Verity writing from Sonoma County, north of San Francisco,
takes Illich beyond his original point of departure in this essay written in
1974, discussing the flow of his thinking on energy and technology that appeared
in other pages and books in the decade that followed.
Preparing a World
Streets Profile (Program, Project, Event,
welcomes well written articles that report in a balanced manner to our
international readers on the work and accomplishments, and hopes and plans, of
outstanding groups, projects and programs in various corners of the world
leading the way in face of the tough challenges in our chosen sector -- looking
for exemplary approaches and tools that have potential for very broad,
hopefully universal application.