Nimer Sultany

Harvard University - Law School - Alumni

Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD)

1563 Massachusetts Ave

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

University of London - School of Oriental and African Studies

Senior Lecturer in Public Law

Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square

London, WC1H 0XG

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

The State of Progressive Constitutional Theory: The Paradox of Constitutional Democracy and the Project of Political Justification

Harvard Civil Rights- Civil Liberties Law Review (CR-CL), Vol. 47, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 21 Aug 2012
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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Judicial review, constitutionalism, constitutional theory, constitutional democracy, progressive theory, justification

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Against Conceptualism: Islamic Law, Democracy, and Constitutionalism in the Aftermath of the Arab Spring

Boston University International Law Journal, 2013
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2015
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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constitutionalism, religion, sharia, judicial review, Egypt, Tunisia, U.S. constitutional theory, Arab Spring

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Religion and Constitutionalism: Lessons from American and Islamic Constitutionalism

Emory International Law Review, Vol. 28, 2014
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 17 Aug 2014
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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Marx and Critical Constitutional Theory

Paul O’Connell and Umut Özsu (eds.), Research Handbook in Law and Marxism, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 23 Mar 2021
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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Marx, Hegel, Marxism, Liberalism, Republicanism, Constitutional Theory, Critical Constitutional Theory, Paradox of Constitutionalism, Alienation, Fetishism, Ideology Critique, Class Struggle

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Unmasking Juridical Humanity

Transnational Legal Theory, 4(1), pp. 157-166, 2013
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Aug 2013
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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law, colonialism, Egypt, coercion, indeterminacy, liberalism, anti-colonialism

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The Making of an Underclass: The Palestinian Citizens of Israel

Israel Studies Review, Vol. 27, Issue 2, Winter 2012, pp. 190-200
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Feb 2013
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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Israel, Palestinian minority, segregation, discrimination

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The Legacy of Justice Aharon Barak: A Critical Review

Harvard International Law Journal Online, Vol. 48, pp. 83-92, 2007
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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Israel, Supreme Court, Judicial Review, Occupation, Palestinian Territories, Diplomat Judge, Legitimation

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Activism and Legitimation in Israel's Jurisprudence of Occupation

Social & Legal Studies, 2014
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2015
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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activism, colonialism, Israel, judicial review, legitimation, Palestine, shadow of the court

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The Legal Structures of Subordination: The Palestinian Minority and Israeli Law

Nadim N. Rouhana and Sahar S. Huneidi (eds.) "Israel and Its Palestinian Citizens: Ethnic Privileges in the Jewish State" (Cambridge University Press, 2016, Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2016
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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Israel, Palestinian minority, constitutionalism, judicial review, supreme court, subordination

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Liberal Zionism, Comparative Constitutionalism, and the Project of Normalizing Israel

Nimer Sultany, "Liberal Zionism, Comparative Constitutionalism, and the Project of Normalizing Israel," in On Recognition of the Jewish State, edited by Honaida Ghanim, Madar Center, 2014, pp. 91-109
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Mar 2014
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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Israel, Jewish and Democratic, liberalism, liberal zionism, religion, comparative constitutionalism

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What Good is Abstraction? From Liberal Legitimacy to Social Justice

Buffalo Law Review Vol. 67, No. 3, 2019, pp. 823-887
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2019
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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Rawls, Dworkin, Justice, Good Life, Legitimacy, constitutional essentials, integrity, neutrality, liberal egalitarianism, political liberalism, comprehensive liberalism, liberalism of fear

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Legality, Empire, Plunder: A Review of 'Plunder: When the Rule of Law is Illegal'

Journal of Law & Society, Vol. 36, No. 4, pp. 599, 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 15 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2013
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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Duncan Kennedy on Constitutional Theory and Palestine

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Nov 2015
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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Duncan Kennedy, Legal Theory, Critical Legal Studies, Constitutional Theory, Activism, Israel, Palestine

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Arab Constitutionalism and the Formalism of Authoritarian Constitutionalism

Helena Alvar Garcia and Gunter Frankenberg, "Authoritarian constitutionalism: analysis and critique" (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Apr 2019
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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comparative constitutionalism, constitutional theory, Arab constitutions, authoritarian constitutions, ideological constitutions, formalism

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Repetition

Helga Tawil-Souri and Dina Matar (eds.), Gaza as Metaphor (Hurst, 2016), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni
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War, Law, Repetition, Morality, Justice, Peace, Israel, Palestine, Gaza

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Law and Revolution: Legitimacy and Constitutionalism After the Arab Spring

Law and Revolution: Legitimacy and Constitutionalism After the Arab Spring (Oxford University Press, November 2017 Forthcoming)
Posted: 30 Aug 2017
Nimer Sultany and Nimer Sultany
University of London - School of Oriental and African StudiesHarvard University - Law School - Alumni

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Arab Spring, constitutional theory, legitimacy, legitimation, revolution, constituent power, legal continuity, popular sovereignty, Egypt, Tunisia