Lawrence B. Solum

Georgetown University Law Center

Professor of Law

600 New Jersey Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20001

United States

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Procedural Justice

U San Diego Law & Econ Research Paper No. 04-02; U San Diego Public Law Research Paper No. 04-02
Number of pages: 129 Posted: 26 Feb 2004
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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procedure, justice, alternative dispute resolution, litigation, administrative law, due process

Procedural Justice

67 Souther California Law Review 181 (2004)
Number of pages: 142 Posted: 17 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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procedure, justice, alternative dispute resolution, litigation, administrative law, due process

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The Layers Principle: Internet Architecture and the Law

U San Diego Public Law Research Paper No. 55
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 16 Jun 2003
Lawrence B. Solum and Minn Chung
Georgetown University Law Center and Morrison & Foerster, LLP
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Semantic Originalism

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 07-24
Number of pages: 176 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2008
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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consitution, Supreme Court, constitutional law, originalism, living constitutionalism, semantics, pragmatics, Grice, Magic Eight Ball, Silly Putty, Godzilla

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Models of Internet Governance

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 07-25, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE08-027
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 May 2008 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2013
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Internet, ICANN, Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, IETF, Internet Engineering Task Force, Domain Name, Internet Governance, Cyberspace, Network, Network Neutraility, TCP/IP

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Virtue Jurisprudence: A Virtue-Centered Theory of Judging

Metaphilosophy, Vol. 34, No. 1/2, pp. 178-213, January 2003
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Jan 2003
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Virtue Jurisprudence: A Virtue-Centered Theory of Judging

Loyola-LA Public Law Research Paper No. 2002-10
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 May 2002
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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The Future of Copyright

Texas Law Review, Vol. 83, p. 1137, 2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2005
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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copyright, intellectual property, norm, copynorm, copyfight, peer to peer, filesharing, Eldred

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A Law of Rules: A Critique and Reconstruction of Justice Scalia's View of the Rule of Law

APA Newsletters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Mar 2002
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Legal Personhood for Artificial Intelligences

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 70, p. 1231, 1992, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 09-13
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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personhood, artificial intelligence, turing test, philosophy of mind

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What is Originalism? The Evolution of Contemporary Originalist Theory

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 May 2011
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Natural Justice

American Journal of Jurisprudence, Vol. 51, pp. 65-105, 2006, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 08-28
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Jan 2007
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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virtue, jurisprudence, arete, aretaic, philosophy of law, natural, naturalism, justice, fact value, open question, is ought, Hume, G.E. Moore, Aristotle, perfectionism, natural law, positivism

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The Interpretation-Construction Distinction

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 27, pp. 95-118, 2010, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 11-95
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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legal theory, legal interpretation, legal construction, law and rhetoric, legal philosophy

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District of Columbia v. Heller and Originalism

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 103, No. 2, 2009, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 09-14
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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District of Columbia v. Heller and Originalism

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 08-14
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2009
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Originalism and the Natural Born Citizen Clause

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 08-17
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2010
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Originalism, Natural Born Citizen, President, Presidency, Constitution, Constitutional Theory, Term of Art, Compositionality, Original Public Meaning, New Originalism, Semantic Originalism, John Mccain

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An Economic Analysis of Domain Name Policy

Hastings Communications and Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 25, p. 317, 2004
Number of pages: 139 Posted: 08 Mar 2004
Karl M. Manheim and Lawrence B. Solum
Loyola Law School Los Angeles and Georgetown University Law Center
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An Economic Analysis of Domain Name Policy

Loyola-LA Public Law Research Paper No. 2003-14
Number of pages: 140 Posted: 22 May 2003
Karl M. Manheim and Lawrence B. Solum
Loyola Law School Los Angeles and Georgetown University Law Center
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The Supreme Court in Bondage: Constitutional Stare Decisis, Legal Formalism, and the Future of Unenumerated Rights

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 9, No. 1, October 2006, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 09-21
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 28 Sep 2006
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, constitutional theory, precedent, stare decisis, formalism, realism, jurisprudence

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The Aretaic Turn in Constitutional Theory

Brooklyn Law Review , Vol. 70, No. 475, 2004-05, U San Diego Public Law Research Paper No. 04-03
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Mar 2004 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2015
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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aretaic, virtue, interpretation, institutionalism, constitution, virtue ethics, virtue jurisprudence

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The New Realities of the Legal Academy

BECOMING A LAW PROFESSOR: A CANDIDATE'S GUIDE, Brannon P. Denning, Marcia L. McCormick, and Jeffrey M. Lipshaw, eds., American Bar Association, Forthcoming, University of Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper LE10-025, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 10-03
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 30 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2010
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Legal Academy, AALS, Faculty Candidate, Law Schools, Law Professors, Moneyball

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Popular? Constitutionalism?

Harvard Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 31 Mar 2005
Larry Alexander and Lawrence B. Solum
University of San Diego School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, popular constitutionalism, legitimacy, popular sovereignty, democracy

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On the Indeterminacy Crisis: Critiquing Critical Dogma

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 54, No. 462, 1987, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 09-10
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Jul 2008
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Judicial Selection: Ideology Versus Character

U San Diego Public Law Research Paper No. 04-07
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Mar 2004
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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judicial selection, nomination, confirmation, ideology, character, virtue, aretaic

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Public Legal Reason

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 92, p. 1449, 2006, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 09-08
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Nov 2006
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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public reason, Rawls, welfarism, law and economics, pluralism, jurisprudence, law and philosophy, normative legal theory

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Download it While its Hot: Open Access and Legal Scholarship

Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 10, p. 841, 2006, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 07-03, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE07-11
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jan 2007
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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law reviews, open access, peer-edited, blog, blogging, disintermediation

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Constitutional Possibilities

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 06-15
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 06 May 2008
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, constitutional theory, constitutional amendment, constitutional convention, possibility, necessity, modality, possible worlds, path dependency, second best, feasibility, choice, decision, ideal theory, nonideal theory

Constitutional Possibilities

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 83, pp. 307-337, 2008, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 08-34
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 May 2008 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, constitutional theory, constitutional amendment, constitutional convention, possibility, necessity, modality, possible worlds, path dependency, second best, feasibility, choice, decision, ideal theory

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Surprising Originalism

CONLAWNOW, 2018
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 May 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2018
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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originalism, living constitutionalism, conservatism, liberalism, progressivism, libertarianism, constitution, constitutional theory

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Incorporation and Originalist Theory

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 08-16
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 11 May 2009
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Incorporation and Originalist Theory

Journal of Contemporary Legal issues, Vol. 18, No. 409, 2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Jan 2010
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Constitution, Originalism, Incorporation, Fourteenth Amendment, McDonald v. City of Chicago, Right to Bear Arms, Second Amendment, Privileges or Immunities, Constitutional Theory, Semantic Originalism, Interpretation, Construction

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Congress's Power to Promote the Progress of Science: Eldred V. Ashcroft

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Vol. 36
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 12 Oct 2002
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Copyright Term Extension Act, Clayton v. Stone, retroactive extensions

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A Reader's Guide to Semantic Originalism and a Reply to Professor Griffin

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 08-12
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2009
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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originalism, constitution, semantic, Stephen Griffin, Ronald Dworkin, Christopher Eisgruber

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Originalism and Constitutional Construction

82 Fordham L. Rev. 453 (2013)
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 09 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2013
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, interpretation, construction, interpretation-construction distinction, vagueness, ambiguity, original methods, deference, constraint

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Pluralism and Public Legal Reason

William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal, Vol. 15, pp. 7-23, 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Feb 2007
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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public reason, pluralism, Rawls, formalism, religion, toleration, free exercise, establishment, public square, overlapping consensus, jurisprudence, philosophy of law, democracy

Judicial Selection, Appointments Gridlock, and the Nuclear Option

San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-10, U of Illinois Public Law Research Paper Series No. 05-08
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Aug 2005
David S. Law and Lawrence B. Solum
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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Nuclear option, nuclear pivot, filibuster, gridlock, appointments gridlock, pivotal politics, gang of 14, gang of fourteen, krehbiel, judicial selection, judicial appointments, federal judges, appointment process, appointments process, divided government, veto players

Judicial Selection, Appointments Gridlock, and the Nuclear Option

Journal of Contemporary Legal Issues, Vol. 15, p. 51, 2006, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-10, U of Illinois Public Law Research Paper Series No. 05-08
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 Apr 2006
David S. Law and Lawrence B. Solum
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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Nuclear option, nuclear pivot, filibuster, gridlock, appointments gridlock, pivotal politics, gang of 14, gang of fourteen, krehbiel, judicial selection, judicial appointments, federal judges, appointment process, appointments process, divided government, veto players

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How NFIB v. Sebelius Affects the Constitutional Gestalt

91 Washington University Law Review 1 (2013), Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-152
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 26 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2014
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Constitution, Gestalt, Individual Mandate, Commerce Clause, New Deal Settlement, Originalism, Stare Decisis

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Blogging and the Transformation of Legal Scholarship

Berkman Center for Internet & Society - Bloggership: How Blogs are Transforming Legal Scholarship Conference Paper, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 06-08, Washington Law Review Vol. 84, No. 1071, 2006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Apr 2006
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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A Tournament of Virtue

U San Diego Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-16
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Sep 2004
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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tournament, judicial selection, virtue jurisprudence, judicial vice, virtue, vice, practical wisdom

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The Interpretation-Construction Distinction in Patent Law

Yale Law Journal, Volume 123, 2013, pp. 530-614, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 13-023, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-69
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 16 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 01 Jan 2015
Tun-Jen Chiang and Lawrence B. Solum
George Mason University School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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patent claims, claim construction, claim interpretation

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The Fixation Thesis: The Role of Historical Fact in Original Meaning

91 Notre Dame Law Review 1 (2015)
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 04 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2016
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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The Case for Gtld Auctions: A Framework for Evaluating Domain Name Policy

Loyola-LA Public Law Research Paper No. 2003-11
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Mar 2003
Karl M. Manheim and Lawrence B. Solum
Loyola Law School Los Angeles and Georgetown University Law Center
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Freedom of Communicative Action

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 83, Nos. 1 & 2, pp. 54-135, 1989, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 08-06
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 24 May 2008
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, constitutional theory, constitutional interpretation, hermeneutics, speech act, Gadamer, Habermas, communicative action, communication, first amendment, freedom of speech, freedom of expression, free speech

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The Constraint Principle: Original Meaning and Constitutional Practice

Number of pages: 139 Posted: 24 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2018
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Originalism as Transformative Politics

GADAMER AND THE LAW, Francis J. Mootz, ed., Ashgate, 2007, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 07-04, Tulane Law Review, Vol. 63, p. 1599, 1989
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Apr 2007
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, constitutional theory, originalism, Michael Perry, Gadamer, hermeneutics

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Originalist Methodology

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 84, 2017
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 19 May 2017
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Constitutional Texting

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 44, p. 123, 2007, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 09-09
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Jun 2007
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, constitutional theory, meaning, interpretation, construction, Grice, Steven Smith, sentence meaning, speakers meaning, clause meaning, framer's meaning, originalism, original intent, original public meaning, new originalism, Whittington, Barnett

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Confucian Virtue Jurisprudence

Amaya, Amalia and Ho, Hock Lai, eds. Virtue, Law, and Justice, Oxford: Hart Publishing, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Jun 2012
Linghao Wang and Lawrence B. Solum
Zhejiang Universiry Guanghua Law Schhol and Georgetown University Law Center
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Virtue Jurisprudence, Confucian Virtue Ethics, Correcting Names, Harmony

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Communicative Content and Legal Content

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 89, No. 479, 2013
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Feb 2014
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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philosophy of law, jurisprudence, interpretation, communicative content, semantics, pragmatics, originalism, plain meaning

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Artificial Meaning

Washington Law Review, Vol. 89, No. 69, 2014
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Apr 2014
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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AI, Artificial Intelligence, Group Agency, Interpretation, Meaning, Artificial Meaning, Thought Experiment

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The Positive Foundations of Formalism: False Necessity and American Legal Realism

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 127, No. 8, p. 2464, 2014
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Jun 2014
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Judging, Positive Political Theory, PPT, Judicial Behavior, Law and Courts, Realism, Legal Realism, Formalism, Legal Formalism, Jurisprudence, Philosophy of Law, Positive Legal Theory, Normative Legal Theory, Posner, Epstein, Landes

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Questioning Cultural Commons

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 95, 2010, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 09-24
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 May 2010
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Virtue as the End of Law: An Aretaic Theory of Legislation

Jurisprudence, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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jurisprudence, normative legal theory, virtue ethics, virtue jurisprudence, virtue, arete, aretaic, vice laws

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Narrative, Normativity, and Causation

Michigan State Law Review, Forthcoming, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 10-10
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2010
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Barry Friedman, The Will of the People, Legal History, Narrative, Causation, Popular Sovereignty, Democracy, Democratic Legitimacy, Deliberative Democracy, Democratic Equality, Mechanism, Microfoundations

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Originalism and the Unwritten Constitution

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2013, pp. 1935-1984, 2013
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2013
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Originalism, Constitution, Interpretation, Construction, New Originalism, Akhil Reed Amar, Unwritten, Impeachment

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Republican Constitutionalism

Constitutional Commentary, 2016, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 26 Mar 2016
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Legal Theory Lexicon 057: Realist Deconstruction of Formal Legal Categories

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Legal Theory Lexicon 065: The Nature of Law

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Nov 2013
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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jurisprudence, positivism, natural law, realism, nature of law, Hart, Raz, Austin, Coleman, Dworkin, Finnis

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Originalist Theory and Precedent: A Public Meaning Approach

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 May 2018 Last Revised: 12 May 2018
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Legal Theory Lexicon 071: The New Originalism

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, constitutional law, constitutional theory, interpretation, construction, originalism, new originalism

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Faith and Fidelity: Originalism and the Possibility of Constitutional Redemption

Texas Law Review, Vol. 91, No. 147, 2012
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Mar 2015
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Legal Theory Lexicon 043: Formalism and Instrumentalism

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Dec 2013
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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formalism, legal formalism, instrumentalism, realism, legal realism, originalism, plain meaning, jurisprudence, philosophy of law

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Legal Theory Lexicon 040: Functionalist Explanation in Legal Theory

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Nov 2013
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Functionalist, Microfoundations, Positive Legal Theory, Methodological Individual

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Triangulating Public Meaning: Corpus Linguistics, Immersion, and the Constitutional Record

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Aug 2017
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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Corpus Linguistics, Constitution, Interpretation, Constitutional Theory, Linguistics, Semantics, Pragmatics

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Truth and Uncertainty: Legal Control of the Destruction of Evidence

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 36, 1086, 1987
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 26 Sep 2012
Lawrence B. Solum and Stephen J. Marzen
Georgetown University Law Center and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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evidence, destruction of evidence, spoliation, discovery, obstruction of justice, tampering, uncertainty, decision theory

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Virtue As the End of Law

9 Jurisprudence 6-18 (2018)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 May 2018
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
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