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1.

How to Write a Law Review Article

University of San Francisco Law Review, Vol. 20, No. 445, 1986
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 8,977
2.

Savages, Victims, and Saviors: The Metaphor of Human Rights

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 201-245, 2001
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Downloads 7,004
3.

When is a Liability not a Liability? Textual Analysis, Dictionaries, and 10-Ks

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Notre Dame and University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business - Department of Finance
Downloads 5,312
4.

Fifty Shades of Manipulation

1 J. Marketing Behav. 213 (2016)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 4,219
5.

Precedent

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 3,537
6.

The Neural Theory of Metaphor

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 3,348
7.

Nothing to Hide: The False Tradeoff between Privacy and Security

Daniel J. Solove, NOTHING TO HIDE: THE FALSE TRADEOFF BETWEEN PRIVACY AND SECURITY, Chapter 1, Yale University Press, 2011, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 571, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 571
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 May 2011 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 3,191
8.

The Great Gun Control War of the 20th Century — And its Lessons for Gun Laws Today

Fordham Urban Law Journal, vol. 39, no. 5, pages 1527-1666 (October 2012)
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 30 May 2012 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute
Downloads 2,651
9.

The Origins of Legal Language

OXFORD HANDBOOK ON LANGUAGE AND LAW, L. Solan, P. Tiersma, eds., 2010, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2009-45
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Marymount University, Loyola Law School (Deceased)
Downloads 2,490
10.

What is ‘Good Legal Writing’ and Why Does it Matter?

U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 252
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 25 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 2,466
11.

The Rule of Law and the Importance of Procedure

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-73
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 2,380
12.

Visual Analysis of Images in Brand Culture

GO FIGURE: NEW DIRECTIONS IN ADVERTISING RHETORIC, Barbara J. Phillips, Edward McQuarrie, eds., M.E. Sharpe, pp. 277-296, 2008
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Rochester Institute of Technology
Downloads 2,295
13.

Cracking the Code to Writing Legal Arguments: From IRAC to CRARC to Combinations in Between

New York State Bar Association Journal, Vol. 82, No. 6, July/August 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 2,223
14.

What is Language and Law? And Does Anyone Care?

LAW AND LANGUAGE: THEORY AND SOCIETY, Frances Olsen, Alexander Lorz & Dieter Stein, eds., 2008, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2009-11
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Marymount University, Loyola Law School (Deceased)
Downloads 2,188
15.

Cybercrime and the Culture of Fear: Social Science Fiction(s) and the Production of Knowledge about Cybercrime (Revised Feb. 2011)

Information, Communication & Society, Vol. 11, No. 6, pp. 861-884, 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Leeds, Centre for Criminal Justice Studies
Downloads 1,981
16.

The Interpretation-Construction Distinction

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 27, pp. 95-118, 2010, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 11-95
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 1,834
17.

The Language of Law and the Practice of Politics: Great Powers and the Rhetoric of Self-Determination in the Cases of Kosovo and South Ossetia

Chicago Journal of International Law, Vol. 10, p. 1, 2009 , St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-0176
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
St. John's University - School of Law
Downloads 1,828
18.

Legal Argument: The Structure and Language of Effective Advocacy

LEXIS-NEXIS, 2nd edition, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University at Buffalo Law School
Downloads 1,800
19.

The Ironic Tragedy of Human Rights

Charles Blattberg, PATRIOTIC ELABORATIONS: ESSAYS IN PRACTICAL PHILOSOPHY, Chapter 3, McGill-Queen's University Press, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 06 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Montreal
Downloads 1,681
20.

Of Trolls, Davids, Goliaths, and Kings: Narratives and Evidence in the Litigation of High-Tech Patents

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 87, 2009, Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-13
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - School of Law
Downloads 1,679
21.

The Law of Interpretation

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 130, No. 4, p. 1079, 2017, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 583, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2016-34
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 25 May 2016 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 1,627
22.

Storytelling for Oppositionists and Others: A Plea for Narrative

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2411, 1989
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 1,565
23.

A Quantitative Analysis of Writing Style on the U.S. Supreme Court

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 93, No. 6, 2016, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 3
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Dartmouth College, University of Virginia School of Law and Dartmouth College - Department of Mathematics
Downloads 1,547
24.

The Legal Writer's Checklist Manifesto

Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD, Vol. 8, 2011, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 11-145
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 1,514
25.

Overcoming the Fear of Guns, the Fear of Gun Control, and the Fear of Cultural Politics: Constructing a Better Gun Debate

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 55, 2006, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-58, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-58
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,500
26.

Slavery and Its Definition

Global Dialogue, Volume 14, Number 2; Summer/Autumn 2012, Queen's University Belfast Law Research Paper No. 12-06
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Monash University - Faculty of Law and University of Roehampton
Downloads 1,482
27.

The Rhetoric of Gun Control

American University Law Review, Vol. 42, 1992, University of Memphis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 33
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
Downloads 1,473
28.

The Objects of the Constitution

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 5, 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 11-49
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 1,423
29.

Micro-Symposium on Orin Kerr's 'A Theory of Law'

Green Bag 2d, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013, pp. 213-226, Journal of Law: A Periodical Laboratory of Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2012, pp. 487-502, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-05, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-105
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University College of Law, Florida State University - College of Law, Yale University - Law School, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Saint Louis University - School of Law, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of Chicago - Law School, University of Iowa - College of Law, Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Florida State University - College of Law, The George Washington University Law School, McGill University - Department of Political Science, Suffolk University Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Marquette University - Law School, Independent, Notre Dame Law School, University of New Hampshire School of Law, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, Berger & Montague, P .C. and Saint Louis University - School of Law
Downloads 1,403
30.

Surveying the Law of Emojis

Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper, 8-17
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 May 2017 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Santa Clara University - School of Law
Downloads 1,394
31.

Essay: The Most Sarcastic Justice

18 Green Bag 2d, 215, 2015, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-11
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 1,353
32.

Winning the Moot Court Oral Argument: A Guide for Intramural and Intermural Moot Court Competitors

Gerald Lebovits, Drew Gewuerz, & Christopher Hunker, Winning the Moot Court Oral Argument: A Guide for Intramural and Intermural Moot Court Competitors, 41 Capital University Law Review 887 (2013).
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 13 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School, Independent and Independent
Downloads 1,350
33.

Studying Wrongful Convictions: Learning from Social Science

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 7, 2009, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2010-11
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Francisco - School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,299
34.

The Politics of 'Platforms'

New Media & Society, Vol. 12, No. 3, 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Department of Communication
Downloads 1,290
35.

Over the Borderline — A Review of Margaret Price’s Mad at School: Rhetorics of Mental Disability in Academic Life

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 44, 2013, William Mitchell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-09
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
William Mitchell College of Law
Downloads 1,266
36.

Walking in Another’s Skin: Failure of Empathy in to Kill a Mockingbird

HARPER LEE'S TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD: NEW ESSAYS 174-189 (Michael J. Meyer, ed., Scarecrow Press, 2010), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1713002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,235
37.

Advanced Judicial Opinion Writing: A Handbook for New York State Trial and Appellate Courts (7.4 ed. 2004)

Gerald Lebovits, ADVANCED JUDICIAL OPINION WRITING: A HANDBOOK FOR NEW YORK STATE TRIAL AND APPELLATE COURTS, 7.4 ED., N.Y. St. Jud. Inst., ed., 2004
Number of pages: 491 Posted: 25 May 2009 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 1,211
38.

The Trajectory of Trauma: Bodies and Minds of Abortion Discourse

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 110, No. 5, June 2010, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-22
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,154
39.

The Pragmatics of Legal Language

USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 08-11
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Law School

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Downloads 1,144
40.

Taking Note of Notes: Student Legal Scholarship in Theory and Practice

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 20 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School
Downloads 1,139
41.

A Critical Guide to Vehicles in the Park

New York University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 1,122
42.

In Praise of Law Reviews (And Jargon-Filled, Academic Writing)

Michigan Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,107
43.

Digital Copyright and Confuzzling Rhetoric

Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, Vol. 13, pp. 881-939, 2011, Drake University Law School Research Paper No. 11-23
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law
Downloads 1,093
44.

'You Wouldn't Steal a Car': Intellectual Property and the Language of Theft

European Intellectual Property Review, Vol. 29, No. 10, pp. 401-405, 2007, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/35
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 15 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 1,082
45.

The Influence on Marcus Tullius Cicero on Modern Legal and Political Ideas

Ciceroniana, the Atti of Colloquium Tullianum Anni, MMVIII
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Jun 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 1,052
46.

The Anticanon

Harvard Law Review, Forthcoming, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 11-265
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 1,042
47.

The Legal History of 'Dangerous or Unusual Weapons'

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 17 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
College of Western Idaho
Downloads 1,034
48.

Three Concepts of Dignity in Constitutional Law

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 86, No. 1, pp. 183-271, 2011, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 11-20
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 13 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 1,026
49.

Balancing, Subsumption and the Constraining Role of Legal Text

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 May 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 1,024
50.

Four Failures of Deliberating Groups

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 401, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 215
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 1,021