Alasdair Roberts is the Jerome L. Rappaport Professor of Law and Public Policy at Suffolk University Law School in Boston, Massachusetts. He is also a Fellow of the U.S. National Academy of Public Administration. He is the author of America's First Great Depression andThe End of Protest: How Free-Market Capitalism Learned to Control Dissent, bothfrom Cornell, The Logic of Discipline, and Blacked Out: Government Secrecy in the Information Age.
"Kudos to Cornell University Press for launching the series in order to engage the broader public about matters of the moment, such as the question of dissent."-Critical Margins