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1.

The Witchcraft Trials in Salem: A Commentary

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
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2.

Whence Comes Section One? The Abolitionist Origins of the Fourteenth Amendment

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10-06, The Journal of Legal Analysis, Vol. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 20 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 1,883
3.

Not One of the Boys: Memoir of an Academic Misfit

8(6-7) Cosmos + Taxis 92-106
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Nov 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 1,656
4.

Classical Influences on the American Founding Fathers

THE CLASSICAL TRADITION, Anthony Grafton, Glenn Most, Salvatore Settis, eds., Harvard, 2009, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-20
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 1,395
5.

‘Keep Negroes Out of Most Classes Where There Are a Large Number of Girls’: The Unseen Power of the Ku Klux Klan and Standardized Testing at The University of Texas, 1899-1999

U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-14
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
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6.

American Balancing and German Proportionality: The Historical Origins

8(2) I-Con: International Journal of Constitutional Law 263 (2010)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
College of Law and Business and College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
Downloads 1,103
7.

Copyright and Incomplete Historiographies: Of Piracy, Propertization, and Thomas Jefferson

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 79, p. 993, 2006, Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 166
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 09 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 1,064
8.

The Nat Turner Trials

91 North Carolina Law Review 1817-80 June 2013, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2281519
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,046
9.

Facts and Fictions About the History of Separation of Church and State

Journal of Church and State, Vol. 48, pp. 15-46, 2006, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
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10.

History of the 1972 Clean Water Act: The Story Behind How the 1972 Act Became the Capstone on a Decade of Extraordinary Environmental Reform

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-12
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 May 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - College of Law
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11.

Deadweight Loss and the American Civil War: The Political Economy of Slavery, Secession, and Emancipation

Number of pages: 568 Posted: 02 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
San Jose State University - Department of Economics
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12.

A Snitch in Time: An Historical Sketch of Black Informing During Slavery

Marquette Law Review, Vol. 97, 2014, Forthcoming, UGA Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-25
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia School of Law
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13.

Nineteenth-Century Canadian Prostitution Law: Reflection of a Discriminatory Society

Social History/Histoire sociale 18:36 (1985) 387-423
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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14.

The Terrorists’ Best Ally: The Quebec Media Coverage of the FLQ Crisis in October 1970

Canadian Journal of Communication, Volume 25, No. 2 (2000), pp. 251-284.
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Hull
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15.

The Pocahontas Exception: The Exemption of American Indian Ancestry from Racial Purity Law

Michigan Journal of Race & Law, Vol. 12, No. 107, 2007
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 05 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Syracuse University College of Law
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16.

The Boston Massacre Trials: An Account

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 681
17.

After Critical Legal History: Scope, Scale, Structure

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 8, 2012, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-20
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Jurisprudence and Social Policy Program

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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18.

The Limits of Self-Reliance: Emerson, Slavery, and Abolition

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
College of Saint Benedict (CSB) and Saint John's University (SJU)
Downloads 548
19.

The Constitutional Thought of Alexander Hamilton

CONSTITUTIONS AND THE CLASSICS, Denis Galligan, ed., Oxford, 2014, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-15
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 May 2014 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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20.

International Law and the Future of Peace

107th ASIL Proceedings 111 (2014), UGA Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-15
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia School of Law
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21.

Lawyers and Historians Argue About the Constitution

Constitutional Commentary, Volume 35 (2020 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 494
22.

The Curse of Bigness: New Deal Supplement

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Aug 2020
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 493
23.

Could the US Holocaust Memorial Museum Have Erred in a Major Exhibit?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2020
Working Paper Series
Reisman and Associates
Downloads 472
24.

Leviathan and Interpretive Revolution: The Administrative State, the Judiciary, and the Rise of Legislative History, 1890-1950

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 123, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 146 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
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25.

What Happened to the US Economy During the 1918 Influenza Pandemic? A View Through High-Frequency Data

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2020-11
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Jul 2020
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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26.

The Heart Has Its Reasons: Examining the Strange Persistence of the American Death Penalty

Studies in Law, Politics and Society, Vol. 42, No. 1, 2008, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 378, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 200
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
DePaul University - College of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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27.

The Story of Ex Parte Milligan: Military Trials, Enemy Combatants, and Congressional Authorization

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
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28.

Administration and 'The Democracy': Administrative Law from Jackson to Lincoln, 1829-1861

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 117, No. 5, 2008, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 126 Posted: 14 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School
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29.

A History of Violence: The Culture of Honor as a Determinant of Homicide in the US South

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
UNSW Business School, School of Economics
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30.

Natural Law and the Rhetoric of Empire: Reynolds v. United States, Polygamy, and Imperialism

William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-43
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
William & Mary Law School
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31.

The Trial of Lizzie Borden

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 404
32.

The Origins of Civil Rights in America

Case Western Reserve Law Review, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2013-03
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
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33.

John Paul Stevens, Human Rights Judge

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 74, p. 1569, 2006, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 97
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia School of Law
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34.

The Federalist and the Lessons of Rome

Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2007-7, Mississippi Law Journal, Vol. 75, p. 431, 2006
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 26 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Villanova University School of Law
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35.

The Trial of Susan B. Anthony for Illegal Voting

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
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36.

Blood Will Tell: Scientific Racism and the Legal Prohibition Against Miscegenation

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Independent
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37.

Law in American History: The Colonial Years (Chapter 1)

G. Edward White, LAW IN AMERICAN HISTORY: VOLUME ONE, FROM THE COLONIAL YEARS THROUGH THE CIVIL WAR, Chapter 1, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2009-18
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 20 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
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38.

Thomas Jefferson, Slavery, and Slaves

Thomas Jefferson Law Review, Vol. 33, p. 1, 2010, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Research Paper No. 1866452
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
UALR William H. Bowen School of Law
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39.

Trade or Raid: Acadian Settlers and Native Americans Before 1755

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Nov 2020
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Mercatus Center and Bates College
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40.

Three Generations of Mormon Legal History: A Historiographic Introduction

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 May 2007
Working Paper Series
William & Mary Law School
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41.

Sentencing and Prior Convictions: The Past, the Future, and the End of the Prior Conviction Exception to Apprendi

Marquette Law Review, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 14-3
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 02 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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42.

The Birth of the Organized Crime? The American Temperance Movement and Market-Based Violence

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
Cornell University
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43.

The Original Meaning of the Free Exercise Clause: The Evidence from the First Congress

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 1083-1120, 2008
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Notre Dame - Department of Political Science
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44.

A Race or a Nation? Cherokee National Identity and the Status of Freedmen's Descendants

Michigan Journal of Race and Law, Vol. 12, p. 387, 2007
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 11 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Elmhurst College
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45.

A First Look at the Worst: Slavery and Race Relations at the College of William and Mary

William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal, 16:4 (2008), 1141-1168.
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
College of William and Mary
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46.

Sororities as Confederate Monuments

Kentucky Law Journal, Vol. 105, 2020
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of Arkansas - School of Law
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47.

Thomas Ruffin: Of Moral Philosophy and Monuments

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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48.

Civil Rights in a Desegregating America

83 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1329 (2016), U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 549, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 26
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 14 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
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49.

Who Made the United States Constitution?

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - University College
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50.

The Impact of the Royal Proclamation of 1763 on Quebec: Then and Now

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Civil Law Section
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