James Wm. McClendon, Jr. was Distinguished Scholar in Residence at Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, California, until his death on October 30, 2000. Previous teaching positions included the Golden Gate Baptist Seminary in Berkeley, California, and the Church Divinity School of the Pacific, also in Berkeley. He is author of a three volume systematic theology, titled 'Ethics' 'Doctrine' and 'Witness' (published by Abingdon Press). James M. Smith is Professor of Philosophy at California State University, Fresno, and coeditor of Mill's 'Utilitarianism'