Thomas M. Keck

Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs

Michael O. Sawyer Chair of Constitutional Law and Politics

Syracuse, NY 13244

United States

http://faculty.maxwell.syr.edu/tmkeck/

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Is President Trump More Like Viktor Orbán or Franklin Pierce?

Constitutional Studies 4 (2019): 131-154.
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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Donald Trump, Viktor Orbán, Franklin Pierce, American political development, US presidency, authoritarian constitutionalism

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Beyond Backlash: Assessing the Impact of Judicial Decisions on LGBT Rights

Law and Society Review, Vol. 43, No. 1, p. 151, March 2009
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 May 2011
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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legal mobilization, gay rights, LGBT rights, judicial impact

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Court-Packing and Democratic Erosion

Democratic Resilience: Can the United States Withstand Rising Polarization?, ed. by Suzanne Mettler, Robert Lieberman, and Ken Roberts (Cambridge University Press, forthcoming).
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2021
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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U.S. Supreme Court, judicial appointments, judicial selection, democratic erosion, democratic backsliding, Donald Trump

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Hate Speech and Double Standards

Constitutional Studies 1:1 (2016): 95-121
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2016
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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hate speech, freedom of speech, civil liberties, Islamaphobia, homophobia

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Party, Policy, or Duty: Why Does the Supreme Court Invalidate Federal Statutes?

American Political Science Review, Vol. 101, No. 2, pp. 321-338, May 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 May 2011
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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Supreme Court, judicial review, regime politics, attitudinal model, historical institutionalism, Rehnquist Court

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The Judicial Protection of Anti-Judicial Speech

American University International Law Review 33(4): 693-769
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 25 May 2016 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2018
Thomas M. Keck, Brandon Metroka and Richard S. Price
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, University of the Incarnate Word and Weber State University (WSU)
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freedom of expression, free speech, contempt of court, judicial review, constitutional courts, international courts, European Court of Human Rights, US Supreme Court

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A Qualitative and Multi-Method Approach to Collecting and Sharing Data on Constitutional Courts

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2017
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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qualitative methods, constitutional courts, judicial decision-making, free speech, freedom of expression

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Introduction: Three Stories About Courts

Judicial Politics in Polarized Times (University of Chicago Press) 2014
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Nov 2014
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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Movement Litigation and Unilateral Disarmament: Abortion and the Right to Die

Law and Social Inquiry 40(4): 880-907 (2015)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2015
Richard S. Price and Thomas M. Keck
Weber State University (WSU) and Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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abortion, assisted suicide, litigation, backlash, legal mobilization

10.

Medium- and Large-N Qualitative Methods in Constitutional Law

Prepared for Handbook on Research Methods in Constitutional Law, edited by Malcolm Langford and David Law (Edward Elgar, Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 16 Nov 2017
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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constitutional law, qualitative methods, medium-N methods, constitutional development, data sharing

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Free Expression and Judicial Power in Colombia, India, and South Africa

Law and Social Inquiry, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 06 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2020
Universidad del Rosario Bogota- Colombia, Beloit College, Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and University at Albany, SUNY
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free speech, freedom of expression, judicial empowerment, comparative courts, Constitutional Court of Uganda, Constitutional Court of South Africa, Supreme Court of India, Constitutional Court of Colombia

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Party Politics or Judicial Independence: The Regime Politics Literature Hits the Law Schools

Law and Social Inquiry, Vol. 32, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 May 2011 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2014
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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U.S. Supreme Court, regime politics

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Half a Century of Supreme Court Clean Air Act Interpretation: Purposivism, Textualism, Dynamism, and Activism

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 75, No. 4, 2018
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Jun 2018
David M. Driesen, Thomas M. Keck and Brandon Metroka
Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and University of the Incarnate Word
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statutory interpretation, clean air act, dynamic statutory interpretation, textualism, purosivism, judicial ideology, attitudinal model, ideological decisionmaking, law and economics

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Using Courts to Buttress Electoral/Legislative Campaigns: Cases from the Culture Wars

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2010
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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courts, litigation, abortion, affirmative action, gay rights, gun rights

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Minority Rights, Governing Regimes, or Secular Elites: Who Benefits from the Protection of Religious Speech by the U.S. Supreme Court and European Court of Human Rights?

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Jun 2020
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University - Department of Political Science and Syracuse University, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Department of Political Science, Students
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free speech, freedom of expression, religion, hate speech, U.S. Supreme Court, European Court of Human Rights, judicial empowerment

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Assessing Judicial Empowerment

Laws 7(2): 1-17.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2018
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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judicial empowerment, judicialization, free speech, freedom of speech, free expression, freedom of expression, Supreme Court of Canada, European Court of Human Rights

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Does the Court Follow the Election Returns?

Reviews in American History 32:4 (December 2004): 602-609
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jan 2016
Thomas M. Keck
Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
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Supreme Court, civil rights, Brown v. Board of Education