Kathleen Malley-Morrison

Roy Eidelson is a clinical psychologist and the president of Eidelson Consulting, where he studies, writes about and consults on the role of psychological issues in political, organizational and group conflict settings. He is past president of Psychologists for Social Responsibility, associate director of the Solomon Asch Center for Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict at Bryn Mawr College and a member of the Coalition for an Ethical Psychology. Roy can be reached at reidelson@eidelsonconsulting.com.

Mikhail Lyubansky is a member of the teaching faculty in the Department of Psychology at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, where among other courses, he teaches an upper-level undergraduate course on the Psychology of Race and Ethnicity and a graduate-level practicum course on restorative justice. Since 2009, Mikhail has been learning, facilitating, evaluating, and supporting others in the U.S. in learning about Restorative Circles, a restorative practice developed in Brazil. In addition to multiple book chapters and more than a dozen articles in peer-reviewed journals on topics such as racial identity, undocumented immigration, and restorative justice, he blogs about these and related topics in his Psychology Today blog Between the Lines. Mikhail can be contacted at lyubanskym@gmail.com.

Kathleen Malley-Morrison is a professor of psychology in the Human Development Program, Boston University. She is lead author (with Denise A. Hines) of Family Violence in a Cultural Perspective (Sage, 2004), co-author of Family Violence in the United States: Defining, Understanding, and Combating Abuse (Sage, 2005), and editor of International Perspectives on Family Violence and Abuse (Erlbaum, 2004). She also assembled and edited a four volume series on State Violence and the Right to Peace, the International Handbook of War, Torture, and Terrorism (with Hines and McCarthy), and the International Handbook of Peace and Reconciliation (with Mercurio and Twose). She has a blog, http://engagingpeace.com, and a monthly e-newsletter, Choosing peace for good. Kathie can be contacted at kkmalley@comcast.net.