Laurens Walker

University of Virginia School of Law

T. Munford Boyd Professor of Law

580 Massie Road

Charlottesville, VA 22903

United States

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1.

Twenty-Five Years of Social Science in Law

Law and Human Behavior, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2010-09
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Feb 2010
John Monahan and Laurens Walker
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 346 (64,757)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Social Science, Social Authority, Social Fact, Social Framework

2.

Contextual Evidence of Gender Discrimination: The Ascendance of 'Social Frameworks'

Virginia Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2014
John Monahan, Laurens Walker and Gregory Mitchell
University of Virginia School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 327 (67,686)
Citation 3

Abstract:

social framework, employment discrimination, expert, Daubert, stereotype, bias

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Citation 4

The Limits of Social Framework Evidence

Law, Probability & Risk, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2009-08
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2010
John Monahan, Laurens Walker and Gregory Mitchell
University of Virginia School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 304 (81,797)
Citation 4

Abstract:

expert witness, expert evidence, social framework evidence, scientific evidence, class actions

The Limits of Social Framework Evidence

Law, Probability & Risk, Vol. 8, Issue 4, pp. 307-321, 2009
Posted: 28 Dec 2009
John Monahan, Laurens Walker and Gregory Mitchell
University of Virginia School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law

Abstract:

social frameworks, employment discrimination, gender discrimination, expert witnesses, scientific evidence, Dukes v. Wal-Mart

4.

Beyond Context: Social Facts as Case-Specific Evidence

Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2010-14, Emory Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
Gregory Mitchell, Laurens Walker and John Monahan
University of Virginia School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

law and social science, expert evidence, social facts, social frameworks

5.

The ASA’s Missed Opportunity to Promote Sound Science in Court

Sociological Methods & Research, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2011-18
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2015
Gregory Mitchell, John Monahan and Laurens Walker
University of Virginia School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 185 (126,702)
Citation 1

Abstract:

experts, class certification, employment discrimination, social science and law

6.

Sampling Evidence at the Crossroads

Southern California Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Feb 2007
Laurens Walker and John Monahan
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

sampling, evidence, mass torts

7.

A Model Plan to Resolve Federal Class Action Cases by Jury Trial

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 2, pp. 405-445, April 2002
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Dec 2003
Laurens Walker
University of Virginia School of Law
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8.

Case-Specific Sociological Inference: Meta-Norms for Expert Opinions

Sociological Methods and Research, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2011-22
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2011
Gregory Mitchell, John Monahan and Laurens Walker
University of Virginia School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 60 (277,465)

Abstract:

Sociology, meta-norms, social science, Wal-Mart