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1.

Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin, and Michelle Obama: Performing Gender, Race, and Class on the Campaign Trail

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 86, p. 709, 2009, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-04
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 2,128
2.

Good Lawyers Should Be Good Psychologists: Insights for Interviewing and Counseling Clients

Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, Vol. 23, p. 437, 2008, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-24, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LEC08-024
Number of pages: 113 Posted: 05 May 2008 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 2,055
3.

Is Alternative Dispute Resolution Consistent With the Rule of Law?

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 56, p. 569, 2006, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-12
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 1,433
4.

From False Confession to Wrongful Conviction: Seven Psychological Processes

Journal of Psychiatry and Law, 2009, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2009-28
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Francisco - School of Law and University of Nevada, Reno
Downloads 1,294
5.

Oral Argument and Impression Management: Harnessing the Power of Nonverbal Persuasion for a Judicial Audience

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 3, 2008, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-01, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 84
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 935
6.

Once Upon a Time in Law: Myth, Metaphor, and Authority

Tennessee Law Review, Vol. 77, p. 883, 2010, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-02
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 839
7.

Philosophical Legal Ethics: Ethics, Morals, and Jurisprudence

Legal Ethics, Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-21, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 1646558, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 212
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Calgary, Cornell University - School of Law, Columbia University - Law School, University of Denver College of Law, Yale Law School, Mitchell Hamline School of Law and University of Auckland
Downloads 839
8.

After the Battle of the Forms: Commercial Contracting in the Electronic Age

I/S: A Journal of Law and Policy for the Information Society, Vol. 4, p. 271, 2008, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-33
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 19 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law
Downloads 814
9.

When General Statutes and Specific Statutes Conflict

State Tax Notes, Vol. 57, p. 113, 2010, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-35
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 31 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Florida State University - College of Law

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Downloads 728
10.

Lord of the Flies (1963): Development of Rules Within an Adolescent Culture

SCREENING JUSTICE - THE CINEMA OF LAW: SIGNIFICANT FILMS OF LAW, ORDER AND SOCIAL JUSTICE, Rennard Strickland, Teree E. Foster & Taunya Lovell Banks, eds., William S. Hein & Co., 2006, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-21
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 29 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 681
11.

Behavioral Legal Ethics

Arizona State Law Journal, Vol. 45, No. 3, p. 1107, Fall 2013, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series, Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS13-31, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 13-41
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 17 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 666
12.

From Simon Cowell to Tim Gunn: What Reality Television Can Teach Us About How to Critique Our Students' Work Effectively

Perspectives: Teaching Legal Research and Writing, Vol. 15, p. 169, 2007, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-31
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 05 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 661
13.

The Jurisprudential Turn in Legal Ethics

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 53, p. 493, 2011, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Mitchell Hamline School of Law
Downloads 629
14.

Choiceless Choices: Deportation and the Parent-Child Relationship

Nevada Law Review, Vol. 6, p. 1165, 2006, Bender's Immigration Bulletin, Vol. 12, p. 167, February 15, 2007, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-35
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 623
15.

Anticipatory Repudiation of Letters of Credit

Southern Methodist University Law Review, Vol. 56, Fall 2003
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Sep 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 622
16.

Enron, Titanic, and the Perfect Storm

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 71, p. 1373, 2003
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Feb 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 598
17.

Eating Our Cake and Having it, Too: Why Real Change is so Difficult in Law Schools

Indiana U School of Law Symposium on the Next Generation of Law School Rankings Paper, Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 81, p. 359, 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 573
18.

The Future of Cybertravel: Legal Implications of the Evasion of Geolocation

Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 22, 2012
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 08 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 565
19.

Custody and Contradictions: Exploring Immigration Law as Federal Family Law in the Context of Child Custody

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 59, p. 453, 2008, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-30
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 06 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 556
20.

A Brief History of Anticipatory Repudiation in American Contract Law

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 69, p. 565, 2001
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 07 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 528
21.

Creating Crisis: Immigration Raids and the Destabilization of Immigrant Families

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 43, p. 391, 2008, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-36
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 484
22.

Gadamer's Rhetorical Conception of Hermeneutics as the Key to Developing a Critical Hermeneutics

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law
Downloads 477
23.

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Skilling: How Enron's Public Image Morphed from the Most Innovative Company in the Fortune 500 to the Most Notorious Company Ever

ENRON: CORPORATE FIASCOS AND THEIR IMPLICATIONS, Foundation Press 2004
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Feb 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 472
24.

The Endurance of Biological Connection: Heteronormativity, Same-Sex Parenting and the Lessons of Adoption

BYU Journal of Public Law, Vol. 22, 2008, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-07
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 453
25.

When Informal Adoption Meets Intestate Succession: The Cultural Myopia of the Equitable Adoption Doctrine

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 223, 2008
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 436
26.

The Lady, or the Tiger? A Field Guide to Metaphor and Narrative

Washburn Law Journal, Vol. 50, p. 275, 2011, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 416
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Through the Eyes of Jurors: The Use of Schemas in the Application of 'Plain-Language' Jury Instructions

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 64, p. 643, Apr. 2013, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 395
28.

You Asked for it, You Got it...Toy Yoda: Practical Jokes, Prizes, and Contract Law

Nevada Law Journal, Vol. 3, p. 526, 2003
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 389
29.

'We Live in a Country of UNHCR': The UN Surrogate State and Refugee Policy in the Middle East

The UN Refugee Agency: Policy Development & Evaluation Service Research Paper No. 201 , UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Nov 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 378
30.

The Curious Incident of the Law Firm that Did Nothing in the Night-Time (Reviewing Milton C. Regan, Jr., Eat What You Kill: The Fall of a Wall Street Lawyer [Univ. of Michigan Press, 2004])

UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-04, Legal Ethics, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 367
31.

Not Quite 'Them', Not Quite 'Us': Why it's Difficult for Former Deans to Go Home Again

Toledo Law Review, Vol. 38, p. 81, 2007, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-22
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 29 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 362
32.

Forum Non Conveniens in Federal Statutory Cases

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 49, pp. 1137-1210, 2000
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 30 Apr 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Houston Law Center and University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 356
33.

Creeping Mandatory Arbitration: Is it Just?

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 57, p. 1631, 2005
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 20 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 353
34.

An Argument for Imposing Disclosure Requirements on Public Companies

Florida State University Law Review, No. 32, 2004
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 04 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Marymount University
Downloads 350
35.

The Sub Rosa Subchapter: Individual Debtors in Chapter 11 after BAPCPA

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2007, p. 67, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-03
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 31 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 350
36.

Distance Education in Law School: The Train Has Left the Station

UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-09
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Weiner-Rogers Law Library, William S. Boyd School of Law, UNLV
Downloads 346
37.

The Ontological Basis of Legal Hermeneutics: A Proposed Model of Inquiry Based on the Work of Gadamer, Habermas and Ricoeur

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 68, pp. 523-617, 1988
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law
Downloads 344
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The Potential Contribution of ADR to an Integrated Curriculum: Preparing Law Students for Real World Lawyering

Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, Vol. 25, p. 247, 2010, University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-05, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-12, NYLS Clinical Research Institute Paper No. 09/10 #21
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri School of Law and University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 343
39.

Human Rights and Military Decisions: Counterinsurgency and Trends in the Law of International Armed Conflict

University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law, Vol. 30, p. 1367, 2008-09, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-13
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
U.S. Department of Justice - National Security Division, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law and Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law
Downloads 339
40.

Lessons from Enron -- And Why We Don't Learn from Them

Commercial Lending Review, p. 23, May-June 2009, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-17
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 05 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 337
41.

Ricoeur's Critical Hermeneutics and the Psychotherapeutic Model of Critical Theory

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law
Downloads 337
42.

'Bad' Mothers and Spanish-Speaking Caregivers

Nevada Law Review, Vol. 7, No. 3, 2007, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-07
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 332
43.

Dressed for Excess: How Hollywood Affects the Professional Behavior of Lawyers

Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics and Public Policy, Vol. 14, p. 49, 2000
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 327
44.

The Irrelevance of Contemporary Academic Philosophy for Law: Recovering the Rhetorical Tradition

ON PHILOSOPHY IN AMERICAN LAW, Francis J. Mootz III, ed., Cambridge U. Press, 2009, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-27
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law
Downloads 327
45.

Managing U.S. News & World Report - The Enron Way

Gonzaga Law Review, Vol. 48, 2013, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 316
46.

An IRS Duty of Consistency: The Failure of Common Law Making and a Proposed Legislative Solution

Tennessee Law Review, Vol. 77, No. 3, Spring 2010, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-07
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 12 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 307
47.

Interpretation

LAW AND THE HUMANITIES: AN INTRODUCTION, Austin Sarat, Matt Anderson, Cathrine O. Frank eds., pp. 339-376, 2010, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-15
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law
Downloads 300
48.

Fortress in the Sand: The Plural Values of Client-Centered Representation

Clinical Law Review, Vol. 12, pp. 501-572, Spring 2006, NYLS Clinical Research Institute Paper No. 05/06-19
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 26 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Mitchell Hamline School of Law
Downloads 291
49.

Creating Masculine Identities: Harassment and Bullying 'Because of Sex'

University of Colorado Law Review, Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-01
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 285
50.

A New 'U': Organizing Victims and Protecting Immigrant Workers

University of Richmond Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2008, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-18
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 10 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 283