Michael J. Perry

Emory University School of Law

Robert W. Woodruff Professor of Law

1301 Clifton Road

Atlanta, GA 30322

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

25

DOWNLOADS
Rank 3,183

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 3,183

in Total Papers Downloads

10,632

CITATIONS
Rank 30,604

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 30,604

in Total Papers Citations

7

Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

The Morality of Human Rights: A Nonreligious Ground?

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 54, pp. 97-150, 2005
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 Mar 2005
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 1,851 (7,320)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

2.

Protecting Human Rights in a Democracy: What Role for the Courts?

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 38, pp. 635-696, 2003
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2013
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 1,480 (10,597)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Judicial Review, Human Rights

3.

The Morality of Human Rights

50 San Diego Law Review 775 (2013), Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-240
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2015
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 1,412 (11,418)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

4.

Obergefell v. Hodges: An Imagined Opinion, Concurring in the Judgment

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-356
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Jun 2015
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 663 (34,839)

Abstract:

Loading...

5.

Giannella Lecture: What Is 'Morality' Anyway?

Villanova Law Review, Vol. 45, pp. 69-105, 2000
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Mar 2000 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2013
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 604 (39,427)

Abstract:

Loading...

6.

McElroy Lecture: Religion, Politics, and Abortion

University of Detroit Mercy Law Review, Vol. 79, pp. 1-37, 2001
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Dec 2001 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2013
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 574 (42,139)

Abstract:

Loading...

7.

Morality and Normativity: Natural Law Colloquium Lecture

Legal Theory, Vol. 13, pp 211-255, 2007
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2013
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 461 (55,622)

Abstract:

Loading...

8.

Human Rights Theory, 1: What Are 'Human Rights'? Against the 'Orthodox' View

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-349
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 08 May 2015
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 450 (57,328)

Abstract:

Loading...

9.

Human Rights Theory, 2: What Reason Do We Have, If Any, to Take Human Rights Seriously? Beyond 'Human Dignity'

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-350
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Apr 2015
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 357 (75,853)

Abstract:

Loading...

10.

Freedom of Conscience as Religious and Moral Freedom

Journal of Law and Religion, 2014, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-242
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2015
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 328 (83,252)

Abstract:

Loading...

11.

Why Capital Punishment Violates the Constitutional Law of the United States

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-259
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Oct 2013
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 262 (106,369)

Abstract:

Loading...

12.

Human Rights Theory, 3: The Three Pillars of Democracy: The Human Rights to Democratic Governance, Intellectual Freedom, and Moral Equality

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-354
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 May 2015 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2015
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 258 (108,102)

Abstract:

Loading...

13.

David C. Baum Memorial Lecture: Why Excluding Same-Sex Couples from Civil Marriage Violates the Constitutional Law of the United States

2014 University of Illinois Law Review 1887 (2014), Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-264
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2015
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 240 (116,401)

Abstract:

Loading...

14.

A Theory of Judicial Review

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-396
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2016
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 238 (118,405)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

15.

Human Rights Theory, 4: Democracy Limited: The Human Right to Religious and Moral Freedom

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-355
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 May 2015
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 181 (152,370)

Abstract:

Loading...

16.

Human Rights in the Constitutional Law of the United States: Introduction

Michael J. Perry, Human Rights in the Constitutional Law of the United States, Cambridge University Press, 2013, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-251
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2013
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 165 (165,350)

Abstract:

Loading...

17.

Five Constitutional Controversies, Five Judicial Opinions: The Theory Illustrated

A Global Political Morality: Human Rights, Democracy, and Constitutionalism, Forthcoming, Cambridge University Press, 2017, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-406
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 27 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 12 May 2016
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 150 (179,360)

Abstract:

Loading...

18.

Interrogational Torture as a Human Rights Issue: A Brief Further Reflection on the Morality of Human Rights

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-257
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 31 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2013
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 138 (191,923)

Abstract:

Loading...

19.

Adjudicating Rights-Based Constitutional Claims: The Morality of Human Rights and the Power of Judicial Review

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-271
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2016
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 133 (197,692)

Abstract:

Loading...

20.

On the Constitutionality and Political Morality of Granting Conscience-Protecting Exemptions Only to Religious Believers

Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 15-356
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 May 2015 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2017
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 119 (215,451)

Abstract:

Loading...

, EDITED BY

21.

A Global Political Morality: Human Rights, Democracy, and Constitutionalism

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper 17-431
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Apr 2017
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 116 (219,472)

Abstract:

Loading...

22.

Conscience v. Access and the Morality of Human Rights, With Particular Reference to Same-Sex Marriage

Draft of My Contribution to the Volume Edited by William Eskridge and Robin Fretwell Wilson: Religious Freedom, LGBT Rights, and the Prospects for Common Ground (Cambridge University Press), Forthcoming, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-443
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 114 (222,264)

Abstract:

Loading...

23.

Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin: An Imagined Opinion, Concurring in the Judgment

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-412
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2016
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 114 (222,264)

Abstract:

Loading...

24.

Abortion

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 282
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Mar 2014
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 113 (223,734)

Abstract:

Loading...

25.

American Religious Freedom: Reflections on Koppelman and Smith

The Review of Politics 77 (2015), 287-299, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-351
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Apr 2015
Michael J. Perry
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 111 (228,106)

Abstract:

Loading...