Many people and organizations contributed greatly to this project. I have listed many of these people below. Of special note is Asbury University, my school, which has allowed me the flexibility to stay involved in professional television production around the world.
The editors at Focal Press have been encouraging and helpful in many ways:
Elinor Actipis and michele cronin.
The reviewers spent a significant amount of time reviewing the manuscripts and providing guidance:
For the Fifth Edition: Cory Byers (southern illinois University-edwardsville), Thomas Caputi (st. John’s University), John Caro (University of Portsmouth), Matthew J. Cupach (North Central State College), Steve Keeler (Cayuga Community College-SUNY), Leah ...