About the Author
Maureen O'Hara PhD is Professor of Psychology, National University, USA; President Emerita, Saybrook University, San Francisco; and Director, International Futures Forum-US. A licensed psychotherapist in practice for over three decades, she worked closely with Carl R. Rogers in La Jolla, California - facilitating encounter groups, large group events and training psychotherapists in many countries. Her recent work explores the present and potential future impacts of global cultural shifts on psychological development and emotional well-being. Graham Leicester is Director of the International Futures Forum. He previously ran Scotland's leading think tank, the Scottish Council Foundation, served as a diplomat in HM Diplomatic Service, specialising in China and the EU and was senior research fellow with the Constitution Unit at University College London. He has also worked as a professional cellist, including with the BBC Concert Orchestra, is a senior adviser to the British Council and has worked with OECD, the World Bank Institute and other agencies on the themes of governance in a knowledge society.