Mathilde Cohen

University of Connecticut - School of Law

Professor of Law

65 Elizabeth Street

Hartford, CT 06105

United States

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1.

The Whiteness of French Food. Law, Race, and Eating Culture in France

French Politics, Culture, and Society, 2021, Vol.39(2), pp.26-52
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2021
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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citizenship, colonial foods, couscous, Critical Whiteness Studies, food law, French food and cuisine, gastronomic meal of the French, geographical indications, race, school lunches, UNESCO, Whiteness

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The Rule of Law as the Rule of Reasons

Archiv für Rechts - und Sozialphilosophie, Vol. 96, No. 1, 2010, pp. 1-16
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2010
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Jurisprudence, Legal Justification, Reasons, Rule of Law, Legality, Legal System, Public Institutions, Reasoning, Public Reason

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The Lactating Man

Mathilde Cohen & Yoriko Otomo (eds), Making Milk. The Past, Present and Future of Our Primary Food, pp. 141-160, London & New York: Bloomsbury, November 2017
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2018
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Male lactation, Nipples, Gender normativity of milk, Breast, Breastfeeding, Queer Breastfeeding, Chestfeeding, Masculinities, Mammals, Human Milk, Induced Lactation

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Sincerity and Reason Giving: When May Legal Decision-Makers Lie?

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 4, pp. 1091-1150, 2010
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 May 2009 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Legal Justification, Reasons, Sincerity, Candor, Public Institutions, Reasoning, Public Reason

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The Law of Placenta

Yale Journal of Law & Feminism, Vol. 31, 2020, pp.337-409
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 30 Jan 2020
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Placenta, Pregnancy, Reproductive Justice, Reproductive Rights, FDA Law, Health Law, Gender & Law, Regulatory Law, Health Policy, Bio Law, Informed Consent, Feminism, Feminist Legal Theory

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Regulating Milk. Women and Cows in France and the United States

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 65, 2017, pp. 469-526
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2018
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Milk, Breastfeeding, Comparative Law, France, United States, Wet Nurse, Speciesism, Cows, Critical Animal Studies, Ecofeminism, Raw Milk, Pasteurization

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Should Human Milk Be Regulated?

UC Irvine Law Review, Vol. 9, pp.557-634 (2019)
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 11 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2019
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Breastfeeding, Human Milk, Commodification, Donor Milk, Infant Feeding, Food Drug and Tissue Law, Lactation Law, Milk Banks, Peer-to-Peer Markets, Law and Gender

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When Judges Have Reasons Not to Give Reasons: A Comparative Law Approach

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 72, 2015, pp. 483-571
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 19 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Reasons for Reasons

Approaches to Legal Rationality, Logic, Epistemology, and the Unity of Science Series, Vol. 20, Dov M. Gabbay et al., eds, Springer, 2010, pp.119-143
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 May 2009 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Public Reason, Justification, Agreement, Trust, Accountability, Legal Reasoning, Argumentation

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Reason-Giving in Court Practice: Decision-Makers at the Crossroads

Columbia Journal of European Law, Vol. 14, No. 2, 2008, pp. 257-276
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 May 2008 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Justification, Immigration Law, Courts, Adjudication, Judges, Administrative Law, French Law, Reasons, Democracy

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The Right to Food

Max Planck Encyclopedia of Comparative Constitutional Law, Oxford University Press, 2017
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 May 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Food, Constitutional Law, International Law, Comparative Law, Comparative Constitutional Law, Nutrition, Hunger, Food Security, Human Right, Food Movement, Food Sovereignty, La via campesina, sustainability

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Judges or Hostages? The Bureaucratization of the Court of Justice of the European Union and the European Court of Human Rights

European Law Stories (Bill Davies & Fernanda Nicola, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2017), pp.58-80
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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European Union, Court of Justice of the European Union, European Court of Human Rights, Judges, Courts, Deliberation, Clerks, Bureaucracy

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The Social Epistemology of Public Institutions

New Waves in Philosophy of Law, Maksymilian del Mar, ed., Palgrave Macmillan, 2011, pp.185-208
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Reasons, Collective Decision, Public Institutions, Justification, Social Epistemology, Public Reason

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Animal Colonialism: The Case of Milk

American Journal of International Law Unbound, Volume 111, pp. 267-271, September 2017
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Sep 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Milk, Colonialism, Animals, Animal Law, Breastfeeding, Right to Breastfeed, Formula, Ecological Imperialism

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Ex Ante Versus Ex Post Deliberations: Two Models of Judicial Deliberations in Courts of Last Resort

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 62, pp. 401-458 , 2014
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Supreme Court, Constitutional Court, Deliberation, Deliberative Theory, Court Ethnography, Comparative Law, Judges, Clerks, Judging, Courts of Last Resort

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On the Linguistic Design of Multinational Courts — The French Capture

International Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 14, (2016), pp. 498-517
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2016
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Language, international courts, International Court of Justice, Court of Justice of the European Union, European Court of Human Rights, French law and culture, internal organization, judicial selection, clerks

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The French Case for Requiring Juries to Give Reasons. Safeguarding Defendants or Guarding the Judges?

in COMPARATIVE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE (Jacqueline E. Ross & Steven C. Thaman, eds., Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016), pp.422-449
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2016
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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jury, reason-giving, France, European Court of Human Rights, criminal procedure, accountability

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The Continuing Impact of French Legal Culture on the International Court of Justice

Comparative International Law, edited by Anthea Roberts, Paul B. Stephan, Pierre-Hugues Verdier, and Mila Versteeg, OUP, 2017, pp.181-205
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Oct 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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courts, international courts, French legal culture, language, linguistic design, domestic legal cultures, international law, internal organization, institutional design, ICJ

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The Comparative Constitutional Law of Cows and Milk — India and the United States

Indian Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 7, pp.1-57 (2017)
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 May 2017 Last Revised: 27 May 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Milk, India, United States, Comparative Constitutional Law, Global Animal Law, Animal Rights, Race, Religion, Caste, Cows, Inequality

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Of Milk and the Constitution

Harvard Journal of Law and Gender, Vol. 40, 2017, pp. 115-182
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Milk, Dairy, Constitution, Quasi-Constitutional, Food, Gender, Race, Poverty, Speciesism, Legal History

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Judicial Diversity in France: The Unspoken and the Unspeakable

Law and Social Inquiry, Volume 43, Issue 4, pp.1542-1573, 2018
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2018
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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France, Courts, Judges, Diversity, Judicial Diversity, Race, Ethnicity, Sexual Orientation, Qualitative Data, Universalism, Judicial Education, Judicial Appointments, Representation

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Le Lait Humain Est-Il Un Aliment Comme Les Autres? (Is Human Milk a Food?)

Que manger ? Normes et pratiques alimentaires, ed. François Dubet, Paris: Éditions La Découverte, 2017, pp.70-86
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Food law, Milk, Breastfeeding, Human Milk, Breastmilk, France, United States, Milk banks, Wet nurses, Taboo trades,

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The French Prosecutor as Judge. The Carpenter's Mistake?

Prosecutors and Democracy: A Cross-National Study (Maximo Langer & David Alan Sklansky eds., Cambridge University Press, 2017), pp. 109-137
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2017
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Prosecutors, democracy, criminal justice, comparative law, France, courts, judges, criminal justice system, ethnography, qualitative research

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The Law of Self-Eating — Milk, Placenta, and Feces Consumption

Law, Technology and Humas, Vol. 3(1), 2021, pp. 109-122
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 May 2021
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Food and drug law, cannibalism, bio-commodity, health law, bio-medical law, breast milk, human milk, placenta, Fecal microbiota transplantation, self-eating, self-consumption, sharing economy, racial inequality, feminist theory, law of the body, colonialism, reproductive justice

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Toward an Interspecies Right to Breastfeed

Animal Law Review, Vol. 26, 2020, pp.1-40
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 May 2020
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Milk, Breastfeeding, Nursing, Animal Law, Food Law, Interspecies, Right to Breastfeed, Lactation, Chestfeeding, speciesism, critical animal studies, ecofeminism, feminist legal theory, formula, dairy, infant, vegan, food studies

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From Human Dairies to Milk Riders: A Visual History of Milk Banking in New York City, 1918-2018

Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies , Vol. 40, No. 3 (2019), pp. 139-170
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Apr 2020
Mathilde Cohen and Hannah Ryan
University of Connecticut - School of Law and St. Olaf College
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human milk, breastfeeding, milk bank, NICU, neonatologist, milk depot, embodied labor, motorcycle, New York, LGBTQI, queer theory, feminist studies, gender studies, wet nurse, visual studies

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Judicial Colonialism Today: The French Overseas Courts

Journal of Law and Courts, Vol 8(2), pp.247-276 (2020)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2020
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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judicial diversity, courts, judges, race, France, overseas, outre-mer, ultramarin, discrimination, colonialism, Neo-colonialism, postcolonial, judicial selection, empire, language rights

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Symposium Introduction: What Can We Learn from Transnational Courts About Judicial Diversity?

Connecticut Journal of International Law, Vol. 34, 2020, pp.278-284
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 30 Jan 2020
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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judicial diversity, international courts, judges, courts, representation, racial discrimination, gender discrimination, transnational courts, regional courts, court of justice of the European Union, European court of human rights, African court on human and peoples’ rights, international court of ju

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The Right to Express Milk

Yale Journal of Law & Feminism, Vol. 33, 2021
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 18 Aug 2021
Mathilde Cohen
University of Connecticut - School of Law
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lactation, breastfeeding, lactation justice, reproductive justice, first food justice, equality, gender, human milk, breastmilk, lactation room, breast pump, milk expression, nursing in public, lactation counseling, lactation consultant