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The New Legal Realism: Translating Law-and-Society for Today's Legal Practice Volume I: Table of Contents

American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 5-17
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 11 Oct 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison, University of Wisconsin Law School and Texas A&M University School of Law
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The New Legal Realism Volume I: Translating Law-and-Society for Today's Legal Practice Abstracts

The New Legal Realism Volume I: Translating Law-and-Society for Today's Legal Practice (2016), American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 4-17
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison, University of Wisconsin Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
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The New Legal Realism Volume II: Studying Law Globally: Abstracts

The New Legal Realism Volume II: Studying Law Globally (2016), American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 3-17
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison, University of Wisconsin Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
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The New Legal Realism Volume II - Table of Contents

VOLUME II, Studying Law Globally: New Legal Realist Perspectives, Volume II Editors: Heinz Klug and Sally Engle Merry (2016), American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 2-17
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 28 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison, University of Wisconsin Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
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The New Legal Realism Volume I: Table of Contents

The New Legal Realism: Translating Law-and-Society for Today’s Legal Practice, Volume I Editors: Stewart Macaulay, Elizabeth Mertz, and Thomas W. Mitchell (2016), American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 1-17,
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 28 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison, University of Wisconsin Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
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A Bridge Between: Law and the New Intellectual Histories of Capitalism

64 Buffalo Law Rev. 1 (2016), American Bar Foundation Research Paper, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
American Bar Foundation
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The Curious Beginnings of the Capital Gains Tax Preference

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 2517, 2016, American Bar Foundation Research Paper, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
American Bar Foundation and The New School for Social Research
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'Lords of the Dance' as Double Agents: Elite Actors in and around the Legal Field

Journal of Professions and Organization, Forthcoming, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-17
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Angers - French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) and University of California, Irvine School of Law
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If You Can't Join 'Em Beat 'Em! The Rise and Fall of the Black Corporate Law Firm

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 60, p. 1733, 2008, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-13
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 27 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession
Downloads 141
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The Moral Limits of Consent as a Defense in the Criminal Law

12 New Crim. L. Rev. 93 2009
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 May 2012 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge
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Law Firm Strategies for Human Capital: Past, Present, Future

STUDIES IN LAW, POLITICS, AND SOCIETY, Austin Sarat, ed., Emerald Group Publishing Limited, June 2012 , Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 189
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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Political Liberalism and Political Embeddedness: Understanding Politics in the Work of Chinese Criminal Defense Lawyers

Law & Society Review 45(4): 831-865. , American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 11-03
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto and American Bar Foundation
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Damage Anchors on Real Juries

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University, School of Law & American Bar Foundation, American Bar Foundation, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Sociology and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law

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Social Science in Wal-Mart Stores v. Dukes: A Reply to the ASA’s Missed Opportunity to Promote Sound Science in Court by Mitchell, Monahan, and Walker

American Bar Foundation Research Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 May 2011
Working Paper Series
American Bar Foundation, Northwestern University - Department of Sociology and American Bar Foundation
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Rethinking the Public-Private Distinction in Legal Ethics: The Case of ‘Substitute’ Attorneys General

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2010, p. 423, 2010, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 11-11
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession
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Translating Science into Family Law

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 3, p. 799, 2007, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper Archival Collection
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Is it Fair? Law Professors’ Perceptions of Tenure

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 61, No. 4, May 2012, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 10-44, American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 11-02
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Arizona Rogers College of Law and University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Inside the Law School Classroom: Toward a New Legal Realist Pedagogy

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 60, p. 483, 2007, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1143
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison
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The Role of Social Science in Law: Introduction

THE ROLE OF SOCIAL SCIENCE IN LAW, Elizabeth Mertz, ed., Ashgate, 2008 , Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1142
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison
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A New Legal Empiricism? Assessing ELS and NLR

Annual Review of Law and Social Science Vol. 6, pp. 555-579, 2010, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1141, American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 11-01
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Brown University and University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Toward a New Legal Empiricism: Empirical Legal Studies and New Legal Realism

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 6, pp. 555-579, 2010, American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 11-03
Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Brown University and University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Economic Contributions to the Understanding of Crime

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 2, pp. 147-164, 2006
Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics and University of Chicago - Law School
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From the Cold War to Kosovo: The Rise and Renewal of the Field of International Human Rights

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 2, pp. 231-255, 2006
Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Angers - French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) and University of California, Irvine School of Law
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Lawyers in National Policymaking

LAW AND THE POSSIBILITY OF JUSTICE, Scott Cummings, editor, Cambridge University Press, 2010 , UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2010-13, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 10-25
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 May 2010 Last Revised: 11 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law, University of Iowa, Department of Sociology and American Bar Foundation
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The Child is Father to the Man: The Formation of Aaron Sapiro’s Jewish Identity in California, 1884-1920

American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 10-03
Posted: 06 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
American Bar Foundation
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‘It is Our Choices that Show What We Truly Are’: Moral Choice in the Harry Potter Novels

American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 10-02
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
American Bar Foundation
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The Endurance of National Constitutions

Cambridge University Press, 2009, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 511
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas, Austin

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The Scale of Justice: Observations on the Transformation of Urban Law Practice

Annual Review of Sociology, Vol. 27, pp. 337-362, 2001 , American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 09-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
American Bar Foundation, Northwestern University and University of Chicago

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The Language of Consent in Police Encounters

OXFORD HANDBOOK ON LINGUISTICS AND LAW, L. Solan, P. Tiersma, eds., Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 09-18, American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 09-04
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - School of Law and Loyola University Chicago
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Legal Services for the Poor: Access, Self-Interest, and Pro Bono

ACCESS TO JUSTICE: SOCIOLOGY OF CRIME, LAW AND DEVIANCE, Rebecca L., Sandefur, eds., Vol. 12, pp. 145-166, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2009, American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 09-02
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
American Bar Foundation and American Bar Foundation
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'The Juice Simply Isn't Worth the Squeeze in Those Cases Anymore:' Damage Caps, 'Hidden Victims,' and the Declining Interest in Medical Malpractice Cases

American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 09-01
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 12 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
American Bar Foundation and American Bar Foundation
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Guarding the Guardians: Judicial Councils and Judicial Independence

American Journal of Comparative Law, Forthcoming, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 444, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 250, Center on Law and Globalization Research Paper No. 09-05
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 06 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and University of Chicago Law School
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Contesting Workplace Discrimination in Court: Characteristics and Outcomes of Federal Employment Discrimination Litigation 1987-2003

American Bar Foundation Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
American Bar Foundation, Northwestern University, University of Chicago and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Things Fall Apart: The Illegitimacy of Property Rights in the Context of Past Property Theft

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 51, No. 4, 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Illinois Institute of Technology - Chicago-Kent College of Law
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Architects of the State: International Organizations and the Reconstruction of States in the Global South

American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 08-01, Center on Law and Globalization Research Paper No. 08-01
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 31 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
American Bar Foundation
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Eminent Domain and the Psychology of Property Rights: Proposed Use, Subjective Attachment, and Taker Identity

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 5, pp. 713-749, 2008, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-15, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 08-24, American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 08-03
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
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Law, Psychology & Morality

MORAL COGNITION AND DECISION MAKING: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF LEARNING AND MOTIVATION, D. Medin, L. Skitka, C. W. Bauman, & D. Bartels, eds., Vol. 50, pp. 101-131, Academic Press, 2009 , Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-13, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 08-22
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law and Northwestern University - School of Law
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The Political Economy of Genocide Intervention: Structural Conditionality, Collective Command Responsibility, and the Former Yugoslavia

3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University - Department of Sociology and Michigan State University
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Uncertain Justice: Litigating Claims of Employment Discrimination in the Contemporary United States

3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers, American Bar Foundation Research Paper No. 08-04
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
American Bar Foundation, Northwestern University and University of Chicago
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Moral Spillovers: The Effect of Moral Violations on Deviant Behavior

Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-03, 3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
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Law, Class, and Imperialism

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Angers - French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) and University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 522
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Globalization of Law

Annual Review of Sociology, Vol. 32, August 2006
Posted: 11 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
American Bar Foundation and Northwestern University - Department of Sociology
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The Science of Human Rights, War Crimes, and Humanitarian Emergencies

Annual Review of Sociology, Vol. 32, August 2006
Posted: 11 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Department of Sociology, Northwestern University - Department of Sociology and RAND Corporation - Labor and Population
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Old Inequalities, New Disease: HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa

Annual Review of Sociology, Vol. 33, August 2007
Posted: 24 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Department of Sociology
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How Autonomous is Law?

Annual Review of Law & Social Science, Vol. 3, December 2007
Posted: 06 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Jurisprudence and Social Policy Program
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Semiotic Anthropology

Annual Review of Anthropology, Vol. 36, October 2007
Posted: 04 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison
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The Evolution of Inequality, Heterogeneity and Uncertainty in Labor Earnings in the U.S. Economy

PIER Working Paper No. 07-032, IZA Discussion Paper No. 3115
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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Coordinating in the Shadow of the Law: Two Contextualized Tests of the Focal Point Theory of Legal Compliance

Law & Society Review, Vol. 42, pp. 865-898, 2008, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 406, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 184, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-04
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 24 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and Northwestern University - School of Law
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The Changing Relationship between Income and Crime Victimization

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 5, No. 3, September 1999
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics
Downloads 896
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The Economics, Technology and Neuroscience of Human Capability Formation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2875
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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