David Kairys

Temple University - Beasley School of Law

James E. Beasley Professor of Law

1719 N. Broad Street

Philadelphia, PA 19122

United States

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Freedom of Speech I

THE POLITICS OF LAW, David Kairys, ed., Pantheon, 1982
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 May 2005
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 1,205 (10,027)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Free speech, constitutional law, civil rights, labor, labor history, history of free speech

2.

The Politics of Law - Introduction and Contents

THE POLITICS OF LAW, David Kairys, ed., 3rd ed., Basic Books, 1998
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Nov 2005
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 596 (28,029)

Abstract:

Jurisprudence, judicial restraint, legal reasoning, legal decision making, legitimacy, civil rights, constitutional law, democracy

3.

Searching for the Rule of Law

Suffolk University Law Review, Vol. 36, pp. 307-329, 2003
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 May 2005
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 460 (45,470)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Rule of Law

4.

A Brief History of Race and the Supreme Court

Temple Law Review, Vol. 79, p. 751, 2006, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Jul 2006
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 457 (45,155)

Abstract:

race, legal history, civil rights, constitutional law, constitutional history

5.

Unconscious Racism

Temple Law Review, Vol. 83, pp. 857-866, 2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2011
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 351 (62,404)

Abstract:

discrimination, race, unconscious racism, social science and statistical evidence, legal history

6.

Freedom of Speech II

THE POLITICS OF LAW, David Kairys, ed., 3d. ed., Basic Books, 1998
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 May 2005
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
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7.

Why Are Handguns So Accessible on Urban Streets?

AGAINST THE WALL: POOR, YOUNG, BLACK, AND MALE, Elijah Anderson, ed., Penn Press, 2008, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-22
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 10 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 07 May 2009
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 169 (116,155)

Abstract:

guns, handguns, gun control, second amendment, NRA

8.

The Contradictory Messages of Rehnquist-Roberts Era Speech Law: Liberty and Justice for Some

2013 University of Illinois Law Review 195 (2013), Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-19
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2013
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 168 (133,979)

Abstract:

speech, campaign finance, quantity of speech, wealth, money

9.

Legislative Usurpation: The Early Practice and Constitutional Repudiation of Legislative Intervention in Adjudication

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 73, No. 4, pp. 945-950, 2005
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Oct 2005
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 123 (183,533)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Separation of powers, legislative usurpation, legislative intervention in adjudication, legislative power, gun litigation

10.

Debate: Can Handguns Be Effectively Regulated?

University of Pennsylvania Law Review PENNumbra, Vol. 156, p. 188, 2007, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2007-34
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2007
James Jacobs and David Kairys
New York University School of Law and Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 122 (168,864)

Abstract:

guns, firearms, gun regulation

11.

More or Less Equal

Temple Political and Civil Rights Law Review, Vol. 13, pp. 675-689, 2004
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 May 2005
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 70 (262,266)

Abstract:

Equality, race, equal protection

12.

The Cities Take the Initiative: Public Nuisance Lawsuits against Handgun Manufacturers

GUNS, CRIME, AND PUNISHMENT IN AMERICA, Bernard Harcourt, ed., N.Y.U. Press, 2003
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 31 May 2005
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 69 (264,366)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Guns, city lawsuits, public nuisance, gun markets, gun manufacturers

13.

Self-Defense and Gun Regulation for All

45 Connecticut Law Review 1669 (2013), Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-44
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2013
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 62 (254,314)

Abstract:

self-defense, guns, gun regulation, second amendment, disarmament

14.

Philadelphia Freedom, Memoir of a Civil Rights Lawyer

University of Michigan Press, 2008, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-1
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2009
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
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15.

Bush v. Gore Blues

Jurist, 2001
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 May 2005
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 49 (319,628)

Abstract:

Bush v. Gore, rule of law, constitutional law

16.

The Law of Clinical Testing with Human Subjects

BAYESIAN METHODS AND ETHICS IN A CLINICAL TRIAL DESIGN, Joseph B. Kadane, ed., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1996
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2014
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 46 (319,628)

Abstract:

clinical trial, human subject, malpractice, consent, law, ethics

17.

Civil Rights

International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, Elsevier, 2014, Forthcoming, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-07
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2015
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 37 (340,526)

Abstract:

Civil rights, human rights, freedom, liberty, democracy, equality

18.

Alito's Discrimination Problem

Jurist Forum, January 28, 2006
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 Sep 2007
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 27 (386,233)

Abstract:

Alito, discrimination, race, gender, equality

19.

Reason Worship, a Review of Edward Lazarus, 'Closed Chambers: The First Eyewitness Account of the Epic Struggles Inside the Supreme Court'

Jurist, May 1998
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 07 Sep 2009
David Kairys
Temple University - Beasley School of Law
Downloads 19 (413,101)

Abstract:

law and politics, conservative, legal reasoning, decision-making