Author Bios

Sharlene Swartz
Sharlene Swartz is a research director in the Human and Social Development research program of the Human Sciences Research Council in Cape Town, South Africa, and an Adjunct Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Cape Town.
Bill Puka
Bill Puka is Professor of Philosophy and Psychology at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY.
Lawrence Blum
Lawrence Blum is the Distinguished Professor of Liberal Arts and Education at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. He is the author of the forthcoming High School, Race, and America’s Future: What Students Can Teach Us about Morality, Diversity, and Community.
Elizabeth Vozzola
Elizabeth Vozzola is Professor of Psychology and Director of Honors at the University of Saint Joseph, West Hartford, CT.
D. Scott Herrmann
D. Scott Herrmann, Ph.D., ABPP, is a licensed psychologist and board certified diplomate in clinical child / adolescent psychology and police / public safety psychology. He is co-founder of Arizona Child Psychology, PLLC in Phoenix, Arizona, PSU director of the Superior Court of Arizona, and an adjunct professor of psychology at Northern Arizona University.
David Light Shields
David Light Shields is Professor of Educational Psychology at St. Louis Community College – Meramec.
Don Collins Reed
Don Collins Reed is Professor of Philosophy at Wittenberg University, Springfield,OH.
Stephanie Troutman
Stephanie Troutman is Assistant Professor of Women & Gender and African-American Studies at Berea College, Berea, KY.
Marvin W. Berkowitz
Marvin W. Berkowitz is the Co-Director of the Center for Character and Citizenship, and the Sanford N. McDonnell Endowed Professor of Character Education, at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.