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1.

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 2,935
2.

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 2,884
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 1,741
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 1,736
5.

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 1,544
6.

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 1,426
7.

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 1,344
8.

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 1,341
9.

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 1,299
10.

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 1,286
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 1,252
12.

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 1,219
13.

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 1,195
14.

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 1,184
15.

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 1,173
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 1,143
17.

It's a Wonderful Life

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 93, pp. 329-99, 2008
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 04 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,092
18.

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 972
19.

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 905
20.

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 900
21.

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
Independent
Downloads 821
22.

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 817
23.

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 817
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 783
25.

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 739
26.

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 732
27.

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 717
28.

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 711
29.

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 704
30.

'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 700
31.

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 691
32.

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 687
33.

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 682
34.

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 680
35.

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 663
36.

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 628
37.

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 620
38.

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 603
39.

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 590
40.

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 590
41.

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 584
42.

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 577
43.

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 562
44.

Misreading Like a Lawyer: Cognitive Bias in Statutory Interpretation

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 127, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 557
45.

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 555
46.

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 545
47.

A Quiet Crisis in America: Meeting the Affordable Housing Needs of the Invisible Low-Income Healthy Seniors

Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law Policy, Vol. 15, 2009
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 532
48.

Incorporating Moral Constraints into Economic Analysis

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 22 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
Downloads 514
49.

'Elderly' as Vulnerable: Rethinking the Nature of Individual and Societal Responsibility

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-224
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 511
50.

Poverty as Disability and the Future of Special Education Law

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 101, 2013, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2012-63
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 26 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Graduate School of Education
Downloads 508