James Q. Wilson
James Q. Wilson was a professor of government at Harvard and a professor of public policy at the University of California at Los Angeles. He now lectures at Pepperdine University and Boston College. He is the author of fifteen books, including Bureaucracy, The Moral Sense, and (with John DiIulio) American Government. He is chairman of the Council of Academic Advisers at the American Enterprise Institute and a governor of the Pardee Rand Graduate School. He has been a member of the President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board, a director of State Farm Insurance, the president of the American Political Science Association, and the recipient of that organization’s James Madison Award for a distinguished scholarly career. In 2003 he received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian award.