Mark Tushnet

Harvard Law School

William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law

1575 Massachusetts

Hauser 406

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

37

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Ideas:
“  a history of the US Supreme Court between 1930 and 1941; a project on varieties of constitutionalism, including illiberal and theocratic constitutionalism; and a project on institutions supporting constitutional democracy.  ”

Scholarly Papers (37)

1.

The Inevitable Globalization of Constitutional Law

Hague Institute for the Internationalization of Law, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-06
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,475 (11,715)
Citation 18

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Globalization, constitutional law

2.

Against Judicial Review

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-20
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Mar 2009
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,416 (12,513)
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Critical Legal Studies and the Rule of Law

Cambridge Companion to the Rule of Law (Marti Loughlin & Jens Meierhenrich eds.), Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 18-14
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2018
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 866 (26,267)
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Rule of Law, Critical Legal Studies, American Legal Realism, Legal Process

4.

Authoritarian Constitutionalism

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-47
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 18 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2013
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 827 (28,049)
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authoritarianism, constitutionalism, Singapore

5.

Defending Korematsu?: Reflections on Civil Liberties in Wartime

Wisconsin Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Jan 2003
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 743 (32,466)
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6.

Constitutional Hardball

John Marshall Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Oct 2003
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 662 (37,963)
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The Politics of Constitutional Law

Texas Law Review, Vol. 79, November 2000
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 31 Jul 2000
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
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8.

Clarence Thomas's Black Nationalism

Howard Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Aug 2003
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 604 (42,921)

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9.

How Different are the Core Cases for and Against Judicial Review?

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-04
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 577 (45,576)
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Judicial review, constitutional law, Jeremy Waldron, Richard Fallon

10.

Skepticism About Judicial Review - a Perspective from the United States

SKEPTICAL APPROACHES TO ENTRENCHED HUMAN RIGHTS, Tom Campbell, Keith Ewing, and Adam Tomkins, eds., Oxford University Press, 2001
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Sep 2000
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 564 (46,961)
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11.

Constitutional Workarounds

Texas Law Review, Vol. 87, 2009, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-14
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2009
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 554 (48,008)
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12.

Transnational/Domestic Constitutional Law

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Aug 2003
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 540 (49,570)
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'Telling Me Lies': The Constitutionality of Regulating False Statements of Fact

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 11-02
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2011
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 483 (57,111)
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14.

Law and Prudence in the Law of Justiciability: The Transformation and Disappearance of the Political Question Doctrine

North Carolina Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Sep 2001
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 472 (58,812)
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15.

Nonjudicial Review

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 298007
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Jan 2002
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 448 (62,672)
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16.

What Consequences do Ideas Have?

Texas Law Review, Vol. 87, 2008, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-03
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2009
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 443 (63,524)

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Conservative legal movement, Teles, Federalist Society, law and economics

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Two Essays on District of Columbia v. Heller

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-17
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Jul 2008
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 442 (63,692)

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Second Amendment, District of Columbia v. Heller, originalism, constitutional interpretation

18.

A Political Perspective on the Theory of the Unitary Executive

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, 2009, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-23
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 May 2009 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2009
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
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19.

New Institutional Mechanisms for Making Constitutional Law

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 15-08
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
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20.

Dialogue and Constitutional Duty

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 12-10
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2012
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 365 (79,912)

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Judicial review, weak-form review, dialogic review

21.

Federalism and International Human Rights in the New Constitutional Order

Wayne Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Apr 2001
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 355 (82,532)
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Three Essays on Proportionality Doctrine

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-43
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2016
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
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Comparative constitutional law, proportionality, rationality review

Harry Kalven and Kenneth Karst in the Supreme Court Review: Reflections after Fifty Years

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 11-01
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2011
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
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Harry Kalven and Kenneth Karst in the Supreme Court Review: Reflections after Fifty Years

Harvard Public Law Working Paper
Posted: 11 Jan 2011
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School

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24.

Constitutional Law: Critical and Comparative

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 15-09
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 280 (107,164)
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25.

Law As a Crisis for the Rule of Law: A Speculative Essay

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 17-45
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2017
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 264 (114,076)

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rule of law, corruption

26.

The Inadequacy of Judicial Enforcement of Constitutional Rights Provisions to Rectify Economic Inequality, and the Inevitability of the Attempt

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 18-25
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2018
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 259 (116,369)

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comparative constitutional law, social welfare rights, economic rights, equality

27.

Civil Rights Policy

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 15-10
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 256 (117,774)
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28.

Globalization and Federalism in a Post-Printz World

The Tulsa Law Journal, December 2000
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Sep 2000
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
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Notes on Some Aspects of the Taxonomy of 'Generations' of Rights

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-46
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 11 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2016
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
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Constitutional Rights, Socio-Economic Rights, Cultural Rights

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The Coverage/Protection Distinction in the Law of Freedom of Speech – An Essay on Meta-Doctrine in Constitutional Law

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-26
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2016
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
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First Amendment, Reed v. Gilbert

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The Redundant Free Exercise Clause?

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Mar 2001
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
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On Being Old Codgers: A Conversation about a Half Century in Legal Education

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 19-18, Georgetown Law Faculty Publications and Other Works. 2157.
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 May 2019 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2019
Mark Tushnet and Louis Michael Seidman
Harvard Law School and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 183 (162,615)

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legal education, law schools, scholarship

33.

1937 Redux?: Reflections on Constitutional Development and Political Structures

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 12-05
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2012
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
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American political development, Barack Obama, constitutional development

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The First Amendment and Political Risk

Journal of Legal Analysis, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 12-12
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
Downloads 148 (195,300)
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35.

Jan Deutsch: An Appreciation

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-42
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 26 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2016
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School
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Jan Deutsch, Critical Legal Studies, Legal Realism, Legal Process

36.

How Different are Waldron’s and Fallon’s Core Cases for and Against Judicial Review?

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 30, Issue 1, pp. 49-70, 2010
Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School

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The Meritocratic Egalitarianism of Thurgood Marshall

Howard Law Journal, Vol. 52, No. 3, 2009, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-15
Posted: 06 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2009
Mark Tushnet
Harvard Law School

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