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ⓘ James V. Schall. James Vincent Schall, S.J. was an American Jesuit Roman Catholic priest, teacher, writer, and philosopher. He was born in Pocahontas, Iowa. Sch ..




                                     

ⓘ James V. Schall

James Vincent Schall, S.J. was an American Jesuit Roman Catholic priest, teacher, writer, and philosopher. He was born in Pocahontas, Iowa. Schall was Professor of Political Philosophy in the Department of Government at Georgetown University. He retired from teaching in December 2012.

Of his many publications his book Another Sort of Learning "a reflection on different aspects of lifelong learning" was seen as his best known work.

In 2010, Schall was diagnosed with jaw and bone cancer. He died on April 17, 2019 in Los Gatos, California at age 91.