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Legal History Research

Gregory Ablavsky

    Beyond the Indian Commerce Clause, 124 YALE L.J. 1012 (2015).

    The Savage Constitution, 63 DUKE L.J. 999 (2014)

Anita Allen

    THE NEW ETHICS: A TOUR OF THE 21ST CENTURY LANDSCAPE (Miramax Books 2004).

William Bratton

Stephen Burbank

William Ewald

    THE STYLE OF AMERICAN LAW.

    The Committee of Detail, 28 CONST. COMMENT. 197 (2012).

    Early Drafts of the U.S. Constitution, 135 PA. MAG. HIST. & BIOGRAPHY 227 (2011) (with L. Updike).

Claire Finkelstein

    HOBBES ON LAW, editor of volume for Ashgate Publishing (2005).

Michael Fitts

Sarah Gordon

    CONVICTIONS: MORMON POLYGAMY AND CRIMINAL LAW ENFORCEMENT IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY UTAH (with Kathryn Daynes, co-author, Univ. Illinois Press)

    THE PLACE OF FAITH: RELIGION AND PROPERTY IN AMERICAN HISTORY (book?length project on property ownership by religious organizations, including conflicts over disestablishment, schism, political entities, enterprise, bankruptcy, and more)

    The African Supplement: Religion, Race, and Corporate Law in Early National America, WM. & MARY Q. (forthcoming, April 2015)

    The Landscape of Belief: Disestablishment and Property in the Early Republic, in MAKING LEGAL HISTORY: ESSAYS IN HONOR OF WILLIAM E. NELSON (Daniel J. Hulsebosch & Richard B. Bernstein eds., NYU Press, 2013).

    What We Owe Jehovah's Witnesses, AM. HIST., Apr. 2011, at 36.

    THE SPIRIT OF THE LAW: RELIGIOUS VOICES AND THE CONSTITUTION IN MODERN AMERICA (Harvard Univ. Press, 2010).

    Religion, and Property, in ENCYCLOPEDIA OF LEGAL HISTORY (Oxford University Press, 2009).

    Religion and Law, 1790-1920, in CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF AMERICAN LAW (Michael Grossberg & Christopher L. Tomlins, eds., Cambridge Univ. Press, 2008).

    Religion and Law, 1790-1920, in CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF AMERICAN LAW (Michael Grossberg & Christopher L. Tomlins, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2008).

    Law and Everyday Death: Infanticide and the Hester Vaughn Case, in LIVES IN THE LAW (Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas & Martha Merrill Umphrey eds., Univ. of Michigan Press 2006).

    Law and the Contact of Cultures, in BLACKWELL COMPANION TO THE AMERICAN WEST, William Deverell, ed. (Blackwell Publishers 2004).

    THE MORMON QUESTION: POLYGAMY AND CONSTITUTIONAL CONFLICT IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY AMERICA (Univ. of North Carolina Press 2002).

    The Mormon Question and Race in Nineteenth Century America (presented at Mormon History Association, Tucson, May 2002).

    The Liberty of Self-Degradation: Antipolygamy, Woman Suffrage and the Law of Marriage and Divorce, J. AM. HIST. 83 (December 1996), reprinted in LAW IN THE WEST (Gordon Bakken & Brenda Farrington eds., Garland Publishing, 2001).

    Blasphemy and Religious Liberty in Antebellum America, AM. Q. 52 (Dec. 2000).

Robert Gorman

    COPYRIGHT LAW (Foundation Press and Thomson Reuters, 2012) (with Jane C. Ginsburg).

Geoffrey Hazard, Jr.

    MORAL FOUNDATIONS OF AMERICAN LAW: FAITH, VIRTUE AND MORES, (Intersentia 2013) (with Douglas W. Pinto, Jr.).

Leo Katz

    Comments on Scott Shapiro, in 1 LEGAL AND POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY 217 (Enrique Villanueva ed., 2002).

Michael Knoll

Sophia Lee

    Whose Rights?: Litigating the Right-to-Work, 1950-1980, in THE AMERICAN RIGHT AND U.S. LABOR: POLITICS, IDEOLOGY, AND IMAGINATION (Nelson Lichtenstein & Elizabeth Tandy Shermer, eds., University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012).

    Book Review, 85 BUS. HIST. REV. 622 (2011) (reviewing JENNIFER DELTON, RACIAL INTEGRATION IN CORPORATE AMERICA, 1940-1990 (2009)).

    Book Review, JOTWELL: LEGAL HISTORY (2011) (reviewing DANIEL RODGERS, AGE OF FRACTURE (2011)) (available at http://legalhist.jotwell.com/).

Howard Lesnick

Serena Mayeri

    The Status of Marriage: Marital Supremacy Challenged and Remade, 1960-2000 (work-in-progress).

    Intersectionality and Title VII: A Brief (Pre-)History, 95 B. U. L. REV. (forthcoming 2015) (Symposium: The Civil Rights Act at 50).

    Queering the History of Sex Discrimination, Book Review of Phil Tiemeyer, PLANE QUEER: LABOR, SEXUALITY, AND AIDS IN THE HISTORY OF MALE FLIGHT ATTENDANTS, Jotwell, February 2015.

    The U.S. Women’s Jury Movements and Strategic Adaptation: A More Just Verdict. By Holly J. McCammon (2012), 100:1 J. AM. HIST. 247 (June 2013) (book review).

    REASONING FROM RACE: FEMINISM, LAW, AND THE CIVIL RIGHTS REVOLUTION (Harvard University Press, 2011; paperback edition, 2014).

    Pauli Murray, in ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES (David Spinoza Tanenhaus, ed., 2008).

Sara Mayeux

Wendell Pritchett

    African-American Activism in the North, in SPEAKING OUT: ACTIVISM AND PROTEST IN THE 1960s AND 1970s (Heather Ann Thompson ed., Pearson 2010).

    ROBERT CLIFTON WEAVER AND THE AMERICAN CITY: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF AN URBAN REFORMER (Univ. of Chicago Press 2008).

    Which Urban Crisis: Regionalism, Race and Urban Policy, 1960-1974, 32 J. URB. HIST. 266 (2007).

    Identity Politics, Past and Present, INT’L LAB. & WORKING-CLASS HIST. 33 (2005).

    Where Shall We Live? Class and the Limitations of Fair Housing Law, 35 URB. LAW. 399 (2003).

    BROWNSVILLE, BROOKLYN: BLACKS, JEWS AND THE CHANGING FACE OF THE GHETTO. Univ. of Chicago Press, January, 2002.

    STEPHEN GRANT MEYER, AS LONG AS THEY DON'T MOVE NEXT DOOR: SEGREGATION AND RACIAL CONFLICT IN AMERICAN NEIGHBORHOODS (Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 2000) 64 The Historian 420 (2002).

    Race and Community in Postwar Brooklyn: The Brownsville Neighborhood Council and the Politics of Urban Renewal, 27 J. URB. HIST. 445 (May, 2001).

    LILLIAN SERECE WILLIAMS, STRANGERS IN THE LAND OF PARADISE: THE CREATION OF AN AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY IN BUFFALO, NEW YORK, 1900-1940 (Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press, 2000), American Historical Review, 577 (April 2001).

    FROM TENEMENTS TO THE TAYLOR HOMES: IN SEARCH OF AN URBAN HOUSING POLICY IN TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICA (John Bauman, Roger Biles, and Kristin Szylvain eds., State College: Penn State Univ. Press, 2000), Pennsylvania History, (Fall 2001).

    A Northern Civil Rights Movement: The Beth-El Strike of 1962 and New York Race Relations, LABORS HERITAGE (Fall/Winter 1999/2000).

    DAVID DELANEY, RACE, PLACE AND THE LAW, 1836-1948 (Austin, Univ. of Texas Press, 1998) H-Urban On-Line Reviews, May 1999.

    JUNE MANNING THOMAS, REDEVELOPMENT AND RACE: PLANNING A FINER CITY IN POSTWAR DETROIT (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 1997), 17 Planning and Environment D: Society and Space 629 (Winter 1999).

Theodore Ruger

Chris Sanchirico

David Skeel

Leo Strine Jr.

Michael Wachter

Ryan Williams

Christopher Yoo

    THE UNITARY EXECUTIVE: PRESIDENTIAL POWER FROM WASHINGTON TO BUSH (Yale Univ. Press 2008) (with Steven G. Calabresi).

Jacques deLisle

    China's Approach to International Law: A Historical Perspective, 94 AM. SOC'Y INT'L L. PROC. 267 (2000).