Scott D. Gerber

Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law

525 South Main Street

Ada, OH 45810

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

The Supreme Court Before John Marshall

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2018
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 13 May 2018
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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John Marshall, Supreme Court, Judicial Review, Constitutional History

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The Supreme Court and the Uses of History

Ohio North University Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 435, 2013
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Gordon Wood and Scott D. Gerber
Brown University and Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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originalism, legal history, political theory, history, constitutional interpretation

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Liberal Originalism: The Declaration of Independence and Constitutional Interpretation

Cleveland State Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Dec 2014
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
Downloads 308 (97,415)

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originalism, constitutional interpretation, Justice Thomas, history, Constitution

4.

An Unavoidably Brief Historiography of the Third Amendment

Tennessee Law Review, Vol. 82 , No. 3, 2015
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Oct 2015
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
Downloads 243 (125,100)

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Third Amendment, Constitutional Law, Bill of Rights, Legal History

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Bringing Ideas Back In: A Brief Historiography of American Colonial Law

American Journal of Legal History, Vol. 51, No. 2, p. 359, April 2011
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
Downloads 148 (196,603)

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American Legal History

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Clarence Thomas, Fisher v. University of Texas, and the Future of Affirmative Action in Higher Education

University of Richmond Law Review, Vol. 50, No. 4, 2016
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2016
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
Downloads 145 (199,909)

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Clarence Thomas, affirmative action, Fisher v. University of Texas

7.

Law and Catholicism in Colonial Maryland

103 Catholic Historical Review 465 (2017)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Sep 2017
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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Colonial Maryland, Lord Baltimore, Religious Toleration, Law

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Law and Religion in Colonial Connecticut

55 Am. J. Legal Hist. 149 (April 2015)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2015
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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religion, Puritan, colonial America, Connecticut, legal history

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Book Review of David E. Bernstein, 'Rehabilitating Lochner: Defending Individual Rights Against Progressive Reform'

33 Reason Papers, pp. 212-216, Fall 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 31 Mar 2012
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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Lochner, substantive due process, economic liberty

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The Origins of an Independent Judiciary in New York, 1621-1777

Social Philosophy & Policy, Vol. 28, p. 179, Winter 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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Book Review of Stephen B. Presser, 'Law Professors: Three Centuries of Shaping American Law'

67 Journal of Legal Education 635 (2018)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jun 2018
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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legal education, law professor, legal history

12.

William Penn and the Origins of Judicial Tenure During Good Behavior

136 Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 233 (July 2012)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Jul 2012
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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William Penn, judicial independence, tenure during good behavior, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Article III of the U.S. Constitution

13.

Political Theory and Judicial Activism

16 Green Bag 2d 459 (Summer 2013)
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 21 Aug 2013
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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judicial review, judicial activism, political theory

14.

Why a Law Professor Writes Fiction

National Jurist, p. 14, January 2012
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 21 Jan 2012
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
Downloads 92 (278,387)

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fiction, legal thrillers

15.

Law and the Lively Experiment in Colonial Rhode Island

2 British Journal of American Legal Studies 453 (2013)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Nov 2013
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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legal history, law and religion, Rhode Island, colonial America

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Introductory Address: Justice for Clarence Thomas: An Intellectual History of Justice Thomas’s Twenty Years on the Supreme Court

University of Detroit Mercy Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 4, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2012
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
Downloads 80 (303,575)

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Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court, law professors, media

17.

The Fact of Legal Fiction

The Bencher 18 (November/December 2013)
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 18 Nov 2013
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
Downloads 66 (338,158)

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law and literature, legal writing

18.

Teaching the Legal History You Write About

53 Am. J. Legal Hist. 410 (2013)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 11 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2013
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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legal history, teaching, scholarship, writing

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Introduction to the Tribute to Victor L. Streib: An Ideal Role Model

Ohio North University Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 128 Posted: 03 Nov 2012
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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Victor Streib, capital punishment, death penalty, juvenile justice

20.

Concluding Thoughts from Ada, Ohio

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 35, No. 2, 671
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Mar 2012
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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judicial independence, Article III, legal history, colonial law, state constitutions

21.

Affirmative Action and the Crisis in Higher Education

6 Akron J. Const. L. & Pol'y 27 (2015)
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Apr 2015
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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affirmative action, constitutional law, equal protection, higher education

22.

Law and the Holy Experiment in Colonial Pennsylvania

NYU Journal of Law & Liberty, Vol. 12, No. 3, 2019, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 17 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2019
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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religious liberty, legal history, colonial America, constitutional law

Other Papers (2)

Total Downloads: 27
1.

Clarence Thomas

American Governance at pp. 194-95 (Stephen L. Schechter et al. eds., Macmillan, 2016)
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 05 Feb 2016
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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Clarence Thomas, civil rights, affirmative action, voting rights, constitutional interpretation, federalism

2.

Summer Reading

The National Jurist, Vol. 38, p. 38, March 2012
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 21 Mar 2012
Scott D. Gerber
Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
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legal fiction, legal thrillers