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1.

Motivated Numeracy and Enlightened Self-Government

Behavioural Public Policy, 1, 54-86, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 307
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Ohio State University - Psychology Department, Cornell University and Decision Research
Downloads 18,361
2.

The Hart-Dworkin Debate: A Short Guide for the Perplexed

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 18,330
3.

Cultural Cognition of Scientific Consensus

Journal of Risk Research, Vol. 14, pp. 147-74, 2011, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 205
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, University of Oklahoma and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 12,877
4.

The Tragedy of the Risk-Perception Commons: Culture Conflict, Rationality Conflict, and Climate Change

Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-26, Cultural Cognition Project Working Paper No. 89, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 435, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 230
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - College of Law, Ohio State University - Psychology Department, Decision Research, Stanford Law School, George Washington University - Law School and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
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5.

Cultural Cognition as a Conception of the Cultural Theory of Risk

HANDBOOK OF RISK THEORY, S. Roeser, ed., Forthcoming, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-20, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 222
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 7,389
6.

Ideology, Motivated Reasoning, and Cognitive Reflection: An Experimental Study

Judgment and Decision Making, 8, 407-24 (2013), Cultural Cognition Lab Working Paper No. 107, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 272
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 30 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 5,269
7.

Contract Theory and the Limits of Contract Law

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 113, Nov/Dec 2003
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 25 Apr 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School and Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 4,727
8.

The Second National Risk and Culture Study: Making Sense of - and Making Progress In - The American Culture War of Fact

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 370, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 154, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 370, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-26
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, Decision Research, Pennsylvania State University and University of Colorado - Department of Psychology
Downloads 4,661
9.

Abortion and Original Meaning

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 24, No. 101, 2007, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 128
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 4,264
10.

Genealogies of Sovereignty in Islamic Political Theology

Social Research (Special Issue: Political Theology), Vol. 80 No. 1 (Spring 2013), pp. 293-320., Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 268
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University
Downloads 3,771
11.

Culture and Identity-Protective Cognition: Explaining the White Male Effect in Risk Perception

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 465-505, November 2007, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 152
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, Pennsylvania State University, Decision Research and Decision Research
Downloads 3,420
12.

The Constitution in the National Surveillance State

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 93, No. 1, 2008, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 168
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 3,248
13.

Racial Critiques of Mass Incarceration: Beyond the New Jim Crow

NYU Law Review, April 2012, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 243
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 3,232
14.

What is the Rule of Recognition (and Does it Exist)?

THE RULE OF RECOGNITION AND THE U.S. CONSTITUTION, Matthew Adler, Kenneth Himma, eds., Oxford University Press, 2009, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 184
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 3,002
15.

The Future of Free Expression in a Digital Age

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 36, 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 2,972
16.

Digital Speech and Democratic Culture: a Theory of Freedom of Expression for the Information Society

New York University Law Review, Vol. 79, No. 1, 2004, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 63
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Dec 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 2,512
17.

The Polarizing Impact of Science Literacy and Numeracy on Perceived Climate Change Risks

Nature Climate Change, Vol. 2, pp. 732-735, 2012, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-04, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 464, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 278
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Ohio State University - Psychology Department, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - College of Law, Decision Research, Stanford Law School, George Washington University - Law School and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
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18.

Culture, Cognition, and Consent: Who Perceives What, and Why, in 'Acquaintance Rape' Cases

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Forthcoming, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 196, CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 22 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 2,272
19.

Whose Eyes are You Going to Believe? Scott v. Harris and the Perils of Cognitive Illiberalism

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 122, 2009, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 159, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-18, 3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 2,187
20.

What is the 'Science of Science Communication'?

Journal of Science Communication, 14(3), 1-10 (2015), Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 539
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
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21.

Accountability and Institutional Design: Some Thoughts on the Grammar of Governance

Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 116, PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY: DESIGNS, DILEMMAS AND EXPERIENCES, Michael Dowdle, ed., Cambridge University Press, Chapter 5, pp. 115-156, 2006
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School
Downloads 1,989
22.

Who Fears the HPV Vaccine, Who Doesn't, and Why? An Experimental Study of the Mechanisms of Cultural Cognition

Law and Human Behavior, Vol. 34, pp. 501-16, 2010, Cultural Cognition Project Working Paper No. 38, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-19, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 163
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, University of Colorado - Department of Psychology, Decision Research and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 1,984
23.

Fear of Democracy: A Cultural Evaluation of Sunstein on Risk

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 119, 2006, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 100, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 317
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Sep 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Decision Research, George Washington University - Law School and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 1,907
24.

More Statistics, Less Persuasion: A Cultural Theory of Gun-Risk Perceptions

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 151, 2003, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 05
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Oct 2001 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,905
25.

The Law of Cyber-Attack

California Law Review, Vol. 100, No. 4, 2012, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 453, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 258
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 23 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Information Society Project, Yale Law School, U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, Yale University - Law School, Independent and Independent
Downloads 1,855
26.

Original Meaning and Constitutional Redemption

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 24, 2007, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 140
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 18 May 2007 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,847
27.

Framework Originalism and the Living Constitution

Northwestern University Law Review, 2009
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 27 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,832
28.

The Two Western Cultures of Privacy: Dignity versus Liberty

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 113, April 2004
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 05 Dec 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School
Downloads 1,742
29.

The Lawfulness of Health-Care Reform

Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 228
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School
Downloads 1,735
30.

Critical Legal Theory Today

On Philosophy in American, Cambridge University Press 2008
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,730
31.

Roe Rage: Democratic Constitutionalism and Backlash

Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, 2007, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 131
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 04 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,727
32.

Behavioral Law and Economics

Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 130, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 342
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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33.

Affect, Values, and Nanotechnology Risk Perceptions: An Experimental Investigation

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 261, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 155, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 261, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Decision Research, George Washington University - Law School, Pennsylvania State University and University of Colorado - Department of Psychology
Downloads 1,648
34.

The Cognitively Illiberal State

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 60, 2007, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 133
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,534
35.

What's Really Wrong with Shaming Sanctions

Texas Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 2075, 2006, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 125
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,528
36.

The Logic of Reciprocity: Trust, Collective Action, and Law

Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 31; Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 281
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Dec 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,472
37.

The Processes of Constitutional Change: From Partisan Entrenchment to the National Surveillance State

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 75, No. 2, 2006, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 120
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and University of Texas Law School
Downloads 1,433
38.

Virtual Liberty: Freedom to Design and Freedom to Play in Virtual Worlds

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 90, No. 8, p. 2043, 2004, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 74
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Jun 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,391
39.

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 1,386
40.

Law and the Humanities: An Uneasy Relationship

Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities, Vol. 18, p. 155, 2006, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 121, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 109
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Oct 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and University of Texas Law School
Downloads 1,373
41.

The Supreme Court 2010 Term - Foreword: Neutral Principles, Motivated Cognition, and Some Problems for Constitutional Law

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 125, November 2011, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 231
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 01 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,363
42.

Conscience Wars: Complicity-Based Conscience Claims in Religion and Politics

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 124, pp. 2516-2591, 2015, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 533, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-20
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 05 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 16 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,272
43.

Judicial Review of Executive Policymaking in Advanced Democracies: Beyond Rights Review

Administrative Law Review, Vol. 66, 2014, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 499, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 497
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 05 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
FGV Direito Rio and Yale Law School
Downloads 1,258
44.

Administrative Segregation, Degrees of Isolation, and Incarceration: A National Overview of State and Federal Correctional Policies

Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 301
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 01 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School, ACLU National Prison Project, Independent, Yale University - Law School, Independent, Yale University - Law School, Independent and Independent
Downloads 1,233
45.

The 'Wildavsky Heuristic': The Cultural Orientation of Mass Political Opinion

Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 107
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, George Washington University - Law School, Yale University - Law School and Decision Research
Downloads 1,219
46.

13 Ways of Looking at Dred Scott

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 800, p. 49, 2007, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 153, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 115
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and University of Texas Law School
Downloads 1,194
47.

Shooting Down the More Guns, Less Crime Hypothesis

Stanford Law & Econ. Working Paper 247; Stanford Public Law Research Paper 44; Yale Public Law Research Paper 28; Yale Law & Econ. Research Paper 272
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 29 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Yale Law School and Stanford Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,163
48.

Is There a Right to Polygamy? Marriage, Equality and Subsidizing Families in Liberal Public Justification

Journal of Moral Philosophy, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 246-272, 2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University
Downloads 1,161
49.

Outcasting: Enforcement in Domestic and International Law

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 121, No. 2, p. 252, 2011, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 240
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 02 Nov 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,132
50.

The Future of Marijuana in the United States

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 91, 2013, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 299
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 31 May 2013 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School
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