Shawn E. Klein is a philosophy lecturer at Arizona State University. He specializes in ethics, popular culture, and the philosophy of sport. He is the editor of several books including Defining Sport: Conceptions and Borderlines (Lexington, 2016), Steve Jobs and Philosophy: For Those Who Think Different (Open Court, 2015), and Harry Potter and Philosophy: If Aristotle Ran Hogwarts (Open Court, 2004). He is the general editor of Studies in the Philosophy of Sport, a book series from Lexington Books and the Editor-in-Chief for Reason Papers: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Normative Studies. Dr. Klein blogs and podcasts at He holds a PhD in philosophy from Arizona State University.