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1.

The Vulnerable Subject: Anchoring Equality in the Human Condition

Yale Journal of Law & Feminism, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2008, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 8-40
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 May 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 3,111
2.

Introducing the New and Improved Americans with Disabilities Act: Assessing the ADA Amendments Act of 2008

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 103, p. 217, 2008, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 92
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 3,028
3.

Cheap Donuts and Expensive Broccoli: The Effect of Relative Prices on Obesity

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
Downloads 1,858
4.

The Human Rights of Persons with Mental Disabilities: A Global Perspective on the Application of Human Rights Principles to Mental Health

Maryland Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 20, 2004, Wayne State University Law School Research Paper No. 08-31
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 24 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law and Wayne State University Law School
Downloads 1,808
5.

Forgotten Sisters - A Report on Violence Against Women with Disabilities: An Overview of its Nature, Scope, Causes and Consequences

Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 104-2012
Number of pages: 229 Posted: 22 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Women Enabled and Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
Downloads 1,689
6.

The Vulnerable Subject and the Responsive State

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 60, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 10-130
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 1,660
7.

Disability and Work: The Transformation of the Legal Status of Employees with Disabilities in Canada

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Western Ontario - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,644
8.

Soldiers Returning from Iraq and Afghanistan: The Long-Term Costs of Providing Veterans Medical Care and Disability Benefits

KSG Working Paper No. RWP07-001
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 1,521
9.

Disability Human Rights

California Law Review, Vol. 95, 2007
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 04 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Visiting Professor, Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,388
10.

Reducing Mass Incarceration: Lessons from the Deinstitutionalization of Mental Hospitals in the 1960s

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 542, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 335
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Columbia University
Downloads 1,366
11.

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 1,340
12.

Occupational Characteristics and the Obesity Wage Penalty

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-12, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 16-23
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,337
13.

Transgender Employment Discrimination

UCLA Women's Law Journal, Vol. 17, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 25 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Northern Kentucky University - Salmon P. Chase College of Law and Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
Downloads 1,336
14.

Preserving Wealth and Inheritance Through Medicaid Planning for Long-Term Care

Michigan State University College of Law Journal of Medicine and Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Isenhour Bleck PLLC, Isenhour Bleck PLLC and University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 1,272
15.

What Good is the Social Model of Disability?

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 74, 2007, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 166
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 02 May 2007
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 1,217
16.

Do You Believe He Can Fly? Royce White and Reasonable Accommodations Under the Americans with Disabilities Act for NBA Players with Anxiety Disorder & Fear of Flying

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 41, pp. 397, 2014
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of New Hampshire School of Law
Downloads 1,153
17.

The Disabilities Convention: Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities or Disability Rights?

Human Rights Quarterly, Vol. 30, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,145
18.

Discrimination at the Margins: The Intersectionality of Homelessness & Other Marginalized Groups

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 08 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law, Seattle University School of Law and Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 1,128
19.

It's a Wonderful Life

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 93, pp. 329-99, 2008
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 04 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 20 May 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,103
20.

The Insanity Defense: Nine Myths that Will Not Go Away

The Insanity Defense: Multidisciplinary Views on Its History, Trends, and Controversies (Mark D. White, Editor; Praeger, 2016 Forthcoming), NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper 2715577
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
New York Law School
Downloads 1,043
21.

The Right to Be Fat

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 13 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,006
22.

Patient Accountability and Quality of Care: Lessons from Medical Consumerism and the Patients' Rights, Women's Health and Disability Rights Movements

American Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol. 20, p. 147, 1994
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
Downloads 916
23.

No Training Required: The Availability of Emotional Support Animals as a Component of Equal Access for the Psychiatrically Disabled under the Fair Housing Act

35 T. Marshall L. Rev. 139, Spring 2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
DePaul University College of Law
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24.

The Ninth Circle of Hell: An Eighth Amendment Analysis of Imposing Prolonged Supermax Solitary Confinement on Inmates with a Mental Illness

90(1) Denver University Law Review 1 (2012), Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2012-39
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 886
25.

Preventing Sex-Offender Recidivism Through Therapeutic Jurisprudence Approaches and Specialized Community Integration

Temple Political & Civil Rights Law Review, Fall 2012, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12/13 #33
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 26 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
New York Law School and New York Law School
Downloads 870
26.

What Should We Do About Administrative Law Judge Disability Decisionmaking?

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 573, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 573
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 829
27.

A New Look at Section 504 and the ADA in Special Education Cases

Texas Journal on Civil Liberties and Civil Rights, Vol. 16, p. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
DePaul University College of Law
Downloads 794
28.

Reforming Mental Health Law to Protect Public Safety and Help the Severely Mentally Ill

Howard Law Journal, 2015, Vol. 58 No. 3, pp. 715-78, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-05
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 15 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute and College of Western Idaho
Downloads 777
29.

The EU in the Negotiation of the UN Disability Convention

European Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 2, 2010, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1525611
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Law School
Downloads 773
30.

Supported Decision-Making: A Viable Alternative to Guardianship?

Penn State Law Review, Vol. 117, No. 4, 2013
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Syracuse University - College of Law, Syracuse University - College of Law and State University of New York - Upstate Medical University
Downloads 760
31.

Tax Equity

Buffalo Law Review, 2008, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2007-01
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 758
32.

'And then Comes Life': The Intersection of Race, Poverty, and Disability in HBO's, 'The Wire'

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School
Downloads 747
33.

The UN Disability Convention: Historic Process, Strong Prospects, and Why the U.S. Should Ratify

Human Rights Brief, Vol. 14, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Downloads 745
34.

Why Context Matters: Defining Service Animals Under Federal Law

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 37, p. 1163, 2010, Valparaiso University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-02
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Valparaiso University Law School
Downloads 744
35.

Buying Social Justice: Equality, Government Procurement & Legal Change

BUYING SOCIAL JUSTICE: EQUALITY, GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT & LEGAL CHANGE, Oxford University Press, 2007, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18/2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Queen's University Belfast - School of Law
Downloads 726
36.

A Tale of Two (and Possibly Three) Atkins: Intellectual Disability and Capital Punishment Twelve Years after The Supreme Court's Creation of a Categorical Bar

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 23, 2014, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 9-294
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School, William & Mary Law School and Cornell Law School
Downloads 716
37.

Distributive Justice and Disability: Utilitarianism Against Egalitarianism

Yale University Press, 2006
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 716
38.

Correlation between Poverty and Mental Health: Towards a Psychiatric Evaluation

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Texas - Harris County Psychiatric Center
Downloads 673
39.

The Disabling Impact of Wrongful Birth and Wrongful Life Actions

Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 141, 2005
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Georgia State University College of Law
Downloads 672
40.

Fair and Equal in the World of Work: Two Significant Federal Developments in Discrimination Law

Australian Journal of Labour Law, Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 199-219, 2010, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/04
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 665
41.

Growth Attenuation, Parental Choice, and the Rights of Disabled Children: Lessons from the Ashley X Case

Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy, Vol. 8, p. 207, 2008
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Albany Law School
Downloads 663
42.

Depiction of Disabilities in Movies: Disability Portrayal in the Media Through the Eyes of Bollywood and Hollywood

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
NALSAR University of Law
Downloads 657
43.

The Presumption of Sanity, Automatism and R. v. H. (S.): Is it Insane to Have a Presumption of Insanity?

Criminal Law Quarterly, (2015) Vol. 62
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Lakehead University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 641
44.

Mental Health Law and Human Rights: Evolution and Contemporary Challenges

MENTAL HEALTH AND HUMAN RIGHTS, Michael Dudley, ed., Oxford University Press, 2008, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07/08-28
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
New York Law School and Arizona State University (ASU) - Department of Psychology
Downloads 635
45.

The Role of Reasonable Accommodation in Securing Substantive Equality for Persons with Disabilities: The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
American University and International Network for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESCR-Net)
Downloads 626
46.

Understanding Elder Abuse: New Directions for Developing Theories of Elder Abuse Occurring in Domestic Settings

Research in Brief, National Institute of Justice, June 2013
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia; Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences and Independent
Downloads 616
47.

Disability and Designer Babies

Valparaiso University Law Review, Vol. 45, p. 1473, 2011
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Arizona Summit Law School
Downloads 609
48.

To Be or to Exist: Standards for Deciding Whether Dementia Patients in Nursing Homes Should Engage in Intimacy, Sex, and Adultery

Indiana Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 3, 2009, Albany Law School Research Paper No. 15
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Albany Law School
Downloads 607
49.

Preparing for Disaster: Protecting the Most Vulnerable in Emergencies

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 42, p. 1491, 2009, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-27
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 600
50.

The Globalization of Disability Rights Law

Syracuse Journal of International Law and Commerce, Vol. 30, p. 241, 2003
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Syracuse University - College of Law
Downloads 595