Austin Sarat is William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Jurisprudence and Political Science and Five College Fortieth Anniversary Professor at Amherst College. He is former president of the Law & Society Association; the Association for the Study of Law, Culture and the Humanities; and the Consortium of Undergraduate Law and Justice Programs. His research focuses on the death penalty, law and culture, and the relationship of law and sovereignty. He can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Beyond Discretion: Prosecution, the Logic of Sovereignty, and the Limits of Law
Article first published online: 2 MAY 2008
© 2008 American Bar Foundation
Law & Social Inquiry
Volume 33, Issue 2, pages 387–416, June 2008
How to Cite
Sarat, A. and Clarke, C. (2008), Beyond Discretion: Prosecution, the Logic of Sovereignty, and the Limits of Law. Law & Social Inquiry, 33: 387–416. doi: 10.1111/j.1747-4469.2008.00107.x
Conor Clarke is a student at Amherst College. He has written for the New Republic and Slate. He can be contacted at email@example.com.
The authors gratefully acknowledge the support of Amherst College's Axel Shupf Fund for Intellectual Life.
- Issue published online: 2 MAY 2008
- Article first published online: 2 MAY 2008
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