About the Author
One of the leading moral philosophers of our time, Martha Nussbaum holds appointments in the Law School, Divinity School, and Philosophy Department at the University of Chicago and is a Board Member in the university's Human Rights Program. She is the author of twelve previous books and she holds twenty-seven honorary degrees from universities around the world. She lives in Chicago, Illinois.
Malcolm Schofield is Emeritus Professor of Ancient Philosophy, University of Cambridge and Fellow of St John's College, Cambridge. He is co-author (with G. S. Kirk and J. E. Raven) of the second edition of The Presocratic Philosophers (1983) and co-editor (with Keimpe Algra, Jonathan Barnes and Jaap Mansfeld) of The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy (1999). His other publications include An Essay on Anaxagoras (1980), The Stoic Idea of the City (1991; 2nd edition, 1999) and Plato: Political Philosophy (2006).
Martha Nussbaum is Ernst Freund Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago. Among her many publications is Love's Knowledge: Essays on Philosophy and Literature (OUP 1990).