Book Description

About the Author Thomas W. Simon?s dual role as a professor of philosophy (Illinois State University since 1992) and practicing attorney (licensed in DC, Illinois, and Maryland) has informed his writings and activities. He received a Liberal Arts Fellowship in Law and Philosophy at Harvard Law School (1988-89); attended the Hague Academy of International Law (1995); and taught at the University of Ljubljana Law Faculty (Slovenia) as a Fulbright Scholar (1999). His consulting duties with the Central and Eastern European Law Initiative included work on drafting the Albanian Constitution. His publications include Democracy and Social Injustice (1995) and over thirty articles in philosophy journals and law reviews. He has taught philosophy (University of Florida), political science (University of Illinois), and legal studies (University of Baltimore). He has received numerous awards for teaching excellence. Read more