Karen M. Tani

University of California, Berkeley

Assistant Professor of Law

215 Boalt Hall

Berkeley, CA 94720-7200

United States

http://www.law.berkeley.edu/php-programs/faculty/facultyProfile.php?facID=15050

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1.

Welfare and Rights before the Movement: Rights as a Language of the State

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 122, no. 2 (Nov. 2012)
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 10 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2012
Karen M. Tani
University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 216 (97,410)

Abstract:

legal history, U.S. history, cooperative federalism, rights language, welfare, Social Security Act, public benefits, New Deal, administrative state, welfare rights, poverty law

2.

Administrative Equal Protection: Federalism, the Fourteenth Amendment, and the Rights of the Poor

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 100, No. 4, 2015
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 14 Mar 2015
Karen M. Tani
University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 98 (174,157)

Abstract:

Fourteenth Amendment, Equal Protection, Administrative Law, Administrative Constitutionalism, Poverty Law, Federalism, Cooperative Federalism, Welfare, Grants-in-Aid, Social Security Act, welfare state, welfare rights, civil rights, New Deal, Legal history

3.

Portia's Deal

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, p. 549, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2014
Karen M. Tani
University of California, Berkeley
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Abstract:

legal history, legal profession, New Deal lawyers, Social Security Board, women lawyers, Bernice Lotwin Bernstein, Sue Shelton White, Marie Wing

4.

Flemming v. Nestor: Anticommunism, the Welfare State, and the Making of ‘New Property’

Law and History Review, Vol. 26, no. 2 (2008)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Mar 2015
Karen M. Tani
University of California, Berkeley
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Abstract:

Legal history, New Property, Poverty Law, Due Process, anticommunism, welfare state, Social Security, welfare rights, civil liberties

5.

Something Old, Something New: Reflections on the Sex Bureaucracy

California Law Review, Vol. 7, No. 122, 2016
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Dec 2016
Melissa Murray and Karen M. Tani
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of California, Berkeley
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Abstract:

administrative law, sexual regulation, bureaucracy, sexuality, administrative state, legal history

6.

Introduction to States of Dependency: Welfare, Rights, and American Governance, 1935-1972

States of Dependency: Welfare, Rights, and American Governance, 1935-1972 (Cambridge University Press, March 2016), UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 2754189
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Mar 2016
Karen M. Tani
University of California, Berkeley
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Abstract:

welfare, federalism, legal history, the state, poverty, poverty law, New Deal, localism, state government, social work, rights, welfare rights, administrative law, Social Security Act, social welfare, citizenship, equal protection, due process, fair hearing, grants-in-aid, legal profession

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States' Rights, Welfare Rights, and the 'Indian Problem': Negotiating Citizenship and Sovereignty, 1935-1954

Law and History Review, Volume 33, No. 1, 2015, DOI: org/10.1017/S073824801400056X
Posted: 14 Mar 2015
Karen M. Tani
University of California, Berkeley

Abstract:

Legal history, Federalism, Native Americans, sovereignty, citizenship, states' rights, administrative law, welfare, welfare state, New Deal, civil rights, welfare rights, grants-in-aid, Equal Protection