EDWARD H. HUIJBENS is currently the director of the Icelandic Tourism Research Centre. He studied physical geography at the University of Iceland and later cultural geography at Durham University in England, completing an M.A. in 2001 and Ph.D. in 2006. He is the author of articles in numerous scholarly journals in both Iceland and internationally and has previously edited Technology in Society/Society in Technology (2005, University of Iceland Press).ÓLAFUR PÁLL JÓNSSON is lecturer in philosophy at the Iceland University of Education. He studied philosophy at the University of Calgary and at MIT before returning to Iceland. Ólafur Páll is an editor of Art, Ethics and Environment: A Free Inguiry into the Vulgarly Received Notion of Nature (2006, Cambridge Scholars Press) and Náttúra vald og verðmæti ('Nature, Power and Values' 2007, Icelandic Literary Society). He is also a member of the board of the Icelandic Nature Conservation Association.