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1.

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 18,818
2.

Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the United States

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center, Crime Prevention Research Center and Crime Prevention Research Center
Downloads 9,217
3.

Backdating

Business Lawyer, 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Harrison & Held, LLP
Downloads 8,546
4.

Human Rights Without Foundations

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14/2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 7,802
5.

Natural Law Theory: The Modern Tradition

OXFORD HANDBOOK OF JURISPRUDENCE AND PHILOSOPHY OF LAW, Jules L. Coleman & Scott Shapiro, eds., Oxford University Press, 2002
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Dec 1999
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 6,385
6.

Why Tolerate Religion?

Constitutional Commentary, Winter 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 6,045
7.

Islam in Egypt's New Constitution

Foreign Policy, December 2012, University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-19
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law and George Washington University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 5,096
8.

'Social Engineering by Roscoe Pound': Issues in Legal and Political Philosophy

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
NLS - NUJS
Downloads 5,062
9.

Theories and Models of Corporate Governance

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE: A SYNTHESIS OF THEORY, RESEARCH, AND PRACTICE, H. Kent Baker, Ronald Anderson, eds., John Wiley & Sons, 2010, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 213
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 4,404
10.

The Political Economy of Oil and the Crisis of the Arab State System

FEEM Working Paper No. 61.2013
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM)
Downloads 4,285
11.

Human Rights in the Emerging World Order

(2010) 1 Transnational Legal Theory 31–47. Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 09-219, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 47/2009,
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 30 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 4,159
12.

Regulating Artificial Intelligence Systems: Risks, Challenges, Competencies, and Strategies

Harvard Journal of Law & Technology, Vol. 29, No. 2, Spring 2016
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 May 2015 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Littler Mendelson
Downloads 4,073
13.

Second Amendment Limitations

Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy, Forthcoming, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 288
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 3,923
14.

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 3,837
15.

Orwell Versus Huxley: Economics, Technology, Privacy, and Satire

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 89
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Nov 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 3,594
16.

Is Dignity the Foundation of Human Rights?

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-73
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 3,589
17.

Precedent

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 3,581
18.

Do Constitutions Requiring Adherence to Sharia Threaten Human Rights?: How Egypt's Constitutional Court Reconciles Islamic Law with the Liberal Rule of Law

American University International Law Review, Vol. 21, pp. 379-435, 2006
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law and George Washington University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 3,517
19.

About Morality and the Nature of Law

American Journal of Jurisprudence, Vol. 48, p. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 3,457
20.

Intellectual Property

STANFORD ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PHILOSOPHY, Edward N. Zalta, ed., Summer 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 26 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - The Information School and University of Washington - School of Law
Downloads 3,447
21.

Sovereign Wealth Funds and Corporate Governance: A Minimalist Response to the New Merchantilism

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 355, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 328, Rock Center for Corporate Governance Working No. 26
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School and Columbia Law School
Downloads 3,352
22.

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
Downloads 3,283
23.

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 3,269
24.

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 3,054
25.

In Praise of Realism (and Against 'Nonsense' Jurisprudence)

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 138
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 2,981
26.

Contract as Empowerment

Chicago Law Review, Vol. 82, p. 759, 2016
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 29 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 2,969
27.

Why a Right to Explanation of Automated Decision-Making Does Not Exist in the General Data Protection Regulation

International Data Privacy Law, 2017
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute and University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute
Downloads 2,965
28.

What is 'Terrorism'? Problems of Legal Definition

University of NSW Law Journal, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 270-295, 2004
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

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Downloads 2,897
29.

Theories of Harm in European Competition Law: A Progress Report

TEN YEARS OF EFFECTS-BASED APPROACH IN EU COMPETITION LAW, Jacques Bourgeois and Denis Waelbroeck, eds., pp. 185-209, Bruylant, 2012
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Charles River Associates (CRA) and Charles River Associates, Incorporated
Downloads 2,850
30.

Why Legal Positivism?

U of Chicago, Public Law Working
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 2,850
31.

Corporate Speech and the First Amendment: History, Data, and Implications

Constitutional Commentary, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 14 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,805
32.

Jus Cogens and Obligations Erga Omnes

Dinah Shelton (Ed), The Oxford Handbook on Human Rights (OUP 2013) Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria
Downloads 2,747
33.

From Shakespeare to Dj Danger Mouse: A Quick Look at Copyright and User Creativity in the Digital Age

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2006-05
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and University of St. Gallen - Department of Law and Research Center for Information Law (FIR-HSG)
Downloads 2,724
34.

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
Downloads 2,720
35.

What is the Philosophy of Law?

Rivista di Filosofia del Diritto 1 (2012) 67-78, Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 12-67, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 45/2012
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 2,615
36.

Muslim Profiles Post-9/11: Is Racial Profiling an Effective Counterterrorist Measure and Does it Violate the Right to Be Free from Discrimination?

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 288, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 123
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
Columbia University
Downloads 2,587
37.

What is ‘Good Legal Writing’ and Why Does it Matter?

U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 252
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 25 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 2,478
38.

Positivism and the Inseparability of Law and Morals

New York University Law Review, Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15/2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,472
39.

The Case Against Free Speech

38 Sydney Law Review 407 (2016)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 2,439
40.

Can There Be a Written Constitution?

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17/2009
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 May 2009 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,435
41.

The Attack on Marriage as the Union of a Man and a Woman

North Dakota Law Review, Vol. 83, pp. 1365-91, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Downloads 2,425
42.

The Rule of Law and the Importance of Procedure

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-73
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 2,408
43.

What is Originalism? The Evolution of Contemporary Originalist Theory

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 May 2011
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 2,362
44.

The Dark Side of the Relationship between the Rule of Law and Liberalism

NYU Journal of Law and Liberty, Vol. 33, 2008, St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-0096
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 2,353
45.

Legal Personhood for Artificial Intelligences

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 70, p. 1231, 1992, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 09-13
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 2,342
46.

An Ethical Theory of Corporate Governance History

CBC-RPS No. 0026
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
ADA Chair in Financial Law / Inclusive Finance, University of Luxembourg
Downloads 2,340
47.

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
Downloads 2,334
48.

Economists' Statement on Network Neutrality Policy

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. RP07-08
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., University of Warwick - Warwick Business School, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Oxford, Smith School, Clemson University, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA) (Deceased), Georgetown University - Department of Strategy/Economics/Ethics/Public Policy, Groupe d'Economie Mondiale at Sciences Po (GEM Paris), Stanford University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, Technology Policy Institute, London Business School, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Department of Economics and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,303
49.

Reasoning with Rules

Current Legal Problems, Vol. 54, pp. 1-18, 2001
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,291
50.

The Argument from Justice, or How Not to Reply to Legal Positivism

LAW, RIGHTS AND DISCOURSE: THE LEGAL PHILOSOPHY OF ROBERT ALEXY, George Pavlakos, ed., pp. 17-36, Hart Publishing, 2007, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15/2007
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,286