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1.

The Right to Remain Silent: A New Answer to an Old Question

Criminal Justice, Vol. 25, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 01 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Regent University - School of Law
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2.

The Dangers of Surveillance

Harvard Law Review, 2013
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 21 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University School of Law
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Constitution-Making in Islamic Countries – A Theoretical Framework

Constitution-Making in Islamic Countries: Between Upheaval and Continuity, ed. by Rainer Grote and Tilmann Röder (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law
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Designing Islamic Constitutions: Past Trends and Options for a Democratic Future

International Journal of Constitutional Law, 2013, University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-18
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law
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5.

Common-Knowledge Attacks on Democracy

Berkman Klein Center Research Publication No. 2018-7
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Nov 2018
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Department of Political Science and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
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6.

Constitutionalism: A Skeptical View

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-87
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 05 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
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7.

Principles of the Islamic Political System

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 15 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
The Quranic Teachings Foundation
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8.

The Origin and Concept of Fundamental Rights in the Constitutions of US, UK and India: A Comparative Analysis

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Vidyasagar University - Haldia Law College
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Constitutional Courts Vs. Religious Fundamentalism: Three Middle Eastern Tales

Texas Law Review, Forthcoming, U Toronto, Public Law Research Paper No. 04-08
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto
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10.

What is Originalism? The Evolution of Contemporary Originalist Theory

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
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11.

Philosophical Anarchism

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia
Downloads 2,930
12.

Coalition Politics in India: History and Analysis of Political Alliances

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
Sardar Patel University, Center for Peace and Conflict Studies, Border Security Department, Students
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13.

Governmentality and Risk

SOCIAL THEORIES OF RISK AND UNCERTAINTY, pp. 52-75, J. Zinn, ed., Oxford, 2008, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 09/98
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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How Democracy Dies (in Poland): A Case Study of Anti-Constitutional Populist Backsliding

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 18/01
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 18 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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15.

The Medina Constitution

Understanding Islamic Law, 2006
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Legal Scholar Academy
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16.

The Law's Own Virtue

Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-609, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10/2019, King's College London Law School Research Paper No. 2019-17
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 30 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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17.

Why We Need More Judicial Activism

Constitutionalism, Executive Power, and Popular Enlightenment, 2014 Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 13-3
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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18.

The 'Life in the United Kingdom' Citizenship Test: Is it Unfit for Purpose?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Durham University
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19.

Article II Vests Executive Power, Not the Royal Prerogative

119 Colum. L. Rev. 1169 (2019)
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 11 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
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20.

After the Arab Spring: Democratic Aspirations and State Failure

Number of pages: 89 Posted: 20 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law
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21.

Erecting New Constitutional Cultures: The Problems & Promise of Constitutionalism Post-Arab Spring

36 Boston College International & Comparative Law Review 219
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University
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22.

Right to Information and It’s Significance to Ensure Good Governance in India

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
Surendranath Law College
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23.

Ronald Dworkin: An Appreciation

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 13-39
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 09 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
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24.

The Centrist Paradox: Political Correlates of the Democratic Disconnect

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Nuffield College
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25.

Whistleblowing and Democratic Values

THE INTERNATIONAL WHISTLEBLOWING RESEARCH NETWORK, W. Vanderckhove & D. Lewis, eds., International Whistleblowing Research Network, 2011
Number of pages: 149 Posted: 04 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Greenwich Business School and Middlesex University - Business School
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26.

Separation of Power: A Comparative Study

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
Balurghat Law College
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27.

Proportionality in EU Law: A Balancing Act?

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2013-003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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28.

Habermas and Foucault: Thinkers for Civil Society?

The British Journal of Sociology, vol. 49, no. 2, pp. 210-233
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School

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29.

Separation of Powers or Division of Power?

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-20
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 09 May 2012
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
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30.

Privacy Protests: Surveillance Evasion and Fourth Amendment Suspicion

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 55, No. 4, (2013), UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 349
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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31.

Surprising Originalism

CONLAWNOW, 2018
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 May 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
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32.

The Masses and the Elites: Political Philosophy for the Age of Brexit, Trump & Netanyahu

Hebrew University of Jerusalem Legal Research Paper No. 17-13
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Hebrew University - The Philosophy Department and the Law School
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33.

The African Origins of the Athenian Democracy

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Connecticut - Department of Political Science

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34.

Keeping the Sex in Sex Education: The First Amendment's Religion Clauses and the Sex Education Debate

Southern California Review of Law & Women's Studies, Vol. 9, No. 2, Spring 2000
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Feb 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Mercer University - Walter F. George School of LawCornell University - Law School and Swidler Berlin Shereff Friedman
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Interpreting the Qur'an and the Constitution: Similarities in the Use of Text, Tradition, and Reason in Islamic and American Jurisprudence

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 28, p. 67, 2006, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1036
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School
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36.

Plato, Hegel, and Democracy

Brooks, Thom (2006). "Plato, Hegel, and Democracy," Bulletin of the Hegel Society of Great Britain 53/54: 24-50. Revised edition in Brooks, Thom (2013). "Democracy" in Hegel's Political Philosophy: A Systematic Reading of the Philosophy of Right, 2d edition (Edinburgh University Press).
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Durham University
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37.

Liberal Democracy and Political Islam: The Search for Common Ground

Politics, Philosophy & Economics, Vol. 10, No 1, February 2011, Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 09-83
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
École Normale Supérieure (ENS)
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38.

The Theories and Practices of Citizenship

Citizenship: Critical Concepts, 4 Volumes, R. Bellamy & M. Kennedy-MacFoy, eds, Routledge, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2021
Accepted Paper Series
University College London - Department of Political Science
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Ideological Polarization Over a China-as-Superpower Mindset: An Exploratory Charting of Belief Systems Among Chinese Internet Users, 2008-2011

International Journal of Communication, 8, 2243–2272.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Culture and Communication
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40.

Criminalizing Revenge Porn: Frequently Asked Questions

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Miami School of Law
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41.

Normative Powers (revised)

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 36/2019, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-629, King's College London Law School Research Paper 26-2019
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 May 2019 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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42.

Populism in Power Around the World

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
Tony Blair Institute for Global Change and University of Oxfordaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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43.

Why are Americans Originalist?

LAW, SOCIETY AND COMMUNITY: SOCIO-LEGAL ESSAYS IN HONOUR OF ROGER COTTERRELL, David Schiff and Richard Nobles, eds. (Ashgate Publishing, 2015 Forthcoming), Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 492
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
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From Mediatory to Adjudicatory Justice: The Limits of Civil Justice Reform in China

From Mediatory to Adjudicatory Justice, in (Woo and Gallagher, editors) Chinese Justice: Civil Dispute Revolution in China (Cambridge University Press, 2011)
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 26 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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45.

Should Citizenship Be for Sale?

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. 2014/01
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and European University Institute
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Anarchy, State, and Blockchain Utopia: Rule of Law versus Lex Cryptographia

in General Principles and Digitalisation (Hart Publishing, 2020)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University's Codex Center
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Accountability: Fundamental to Democracy

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-13
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
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The Influence of Confucianism on the Construction of the Chinese Political and Juridical System (L'influenza della concezione confuciana sulla costruzione del sistema giuridico e politico cinese)

IDENTITA EUROPEA E POLITICHE MIGRATORIE, Giovanni Bombelli, Bruno Montanari, eds., pp. 193-226, Vita e Pensiero, 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
West Virginia University (WV, USA)
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Sharing Power: Turkey's Democratization Challenge in the Age of the AKP Hegemony

Insight Turkey, Vol. 15, No. 2, 1013, pp. 103-122.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Koc University - Department of International Relations
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Subsidiarity, Federalism and the Best Constitution: Thomas Aquinas on City, Province and Empire

Law and Philosophy, Vol. 26, pp. 161-228, 2007, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 07-06
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
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