About the Authors

Sara Jarman is currently a law student at Brigham Young University’s J. Reuben Clark Law School. She was previously a journalist and online content manager. Jarman has published articles in The Daily Caller, The Hill, and in various other publications. She has also worked as a content marketing manager for various business. She is an Honors graduate from Brigham Young University, having written her Honors Thesis on the subject of this book.

Dr. Brent Gilchrist passed away in September 2016 and held a doctorate in Political Science and Political Philosophy from Carleton University. He taught for 16 years at Brigham Young University, Pittsburg State University and Carleton University. He was the author of Cultus Americanus: Varieties of the Liberal Tradition in American Political Culture 1620-1865 (Lexington Press, 2006; rpt. 2007). Gilchrist taught political philosophy in the Political Science Department at Utah State University in Logan, Utah, as well as teaching online courses for Utah State.