Rich Furman is professor of social work at the University of Washington, Tacoma. His books include Sex Crimes: Transnational Problems and Global Perspectives; Transnational Social Work Practice; and Social Work Practice with Men at Risk. His most recent work, with Alissa R. Ackerman, is The Criminalization of Immigration: Contexts and Consequences.
Greg Lamphear is a writer and editor based in Asia. He is the coauthor of Writing and Publishing in English: A Guide for Second Language and International Scholars.
Douglas Epps, a former detention officer in the private immigration detention industry, received his MSW from the University of Washington, Tacoma. His research, publications, and activism centers on aspects of the criminalization of immigration in the United States and abroad.