Kristen A. Carpenter

Independent

University of Colorado Law School

Council Tree Professor of Law

401 UCB

Boulder, CO 80309

United States

http://lawweb.colorado.edu/profiles/profile.jsp?id=368

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

In Defense of Property

Yale Law Journal, 2009
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 14 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2011
Kristen A. Carpenter, Sonia Katyal and Angela Riley
Independent, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Downloads 905 (16,203)
Citation 3

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2.

Human Rights to Culture, Family, and Self-Determination: The Case of Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl

Forthcoming in STEFAN KIRCHNER AND JOAN POLICASTRI, EDS., INDIGENOUS RIGHTS IN INTERNATIONAL LAW.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Feb 2014
Kristen A. Carpenter and Lorie Graham
Independent and Suffolk University Law School
Downloads 297 (70,683)

Abstract:

Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl, human rights, family law, adoption law, indigenous peoples, self-determination, culture

3.

Lawyering for Groups: The Case of American Indian Tribal Attorneys

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 81, No. 3085, 2013, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-24
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 22 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 01 May 2013
Kristen A. Carpenter and Eli Wald
Independent and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 277 (84,904)

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4.

Challenging the Narrative of Conquest: The Story of Lyng v. Northwest Indian Cemetery Protective Association

INDIAN LAW STORIES, Carole Goldberg, Kevin K. Washburn, Philip P. Frickey, eds., Foundation Press, 2011
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Mar 2012
Amy Bowers and Kristen A. Carpenter
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Independent
Downloads 217 (99,453)

Abstract:

First Amendment, Free Exercise Clause, RFRA, religion, religious liberty, sacred sites, American Indian, Native American, Yurok, accommodation

5.

Indigenous Peoples and the Jurisgenerative Moment in Human Rights

California Law Review, Vol. 102, 2014
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 18 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2015
Kristen A. Carpenter and Angela Riley
Independent and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Downloads 213 (74,145)

Abstract:

human rights, indigenous peoples, international law, Indian law, Robert Cover, jurisgenerative

6.

Real Property and Peoplehood

Stanford Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 27, No. 313, 2008, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-38
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 25 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2012
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 186 (117,101)

Abstract:

property, peoplehood, sacred sites, public lands, Rawls, Radin

7.

Old Ground and New Directions at Sacred Sites on the Western Landscape

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 83, p. 981, 2006, University of Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-03
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 159 (126,125)

Abstract:

Indian law, religious freedoms, First Amendment, RFRA, RLUIPA, sacred sites, property, public lands

8.

Owning Red: A Theory of Indian (Cultural) Appropriation

Texas Law Review, Vol. 94, p. 859, 2016
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 04 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2016
Angela Riley and Kristen A. Carpenter
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and Independent
Downloads 157 (50,126)

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9.

A Property Rights Approach to Sacred Sites Cases: Asserting a Place for Indians as Non-Owners

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 52, p. 1061, 2005
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 134 (149,312)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Indian law, property law, religious freedoms, sacred sites, public trust, international human rights, customary law, tribal law, public lands law, public trust doctrine

10.

Contextualizing the Losses of Allotment Through Literature

North Dakota Law Review, Vol. 82, 2006, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-17
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2012
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 102 (196,690)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Indian law, law and literature, property, allotment, context

11.

Individual Religious Freedoms in American Indian Tribal Constitutional Law

The Indian Civil Rights Act at Forty (American Indian Studies Center Publications), 2012
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2012
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 99 (212,559)

Abstract:

religion, First Amendment, free exercise, establishment, American Indian law, tribal law, constitutional law

12.

The Interests of 'Peoples' in the Cooperative Management of Sacred Sites

Tulsa Law Review, Vol. 42, p. 37, 2006, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-24
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2012
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 99 (204,463)

Abstract:

peoples, peoplehood, Indian law, public lands, property, sacred sites, religious freedom, first amendment, cooperative management

13.

Interpretive Sovereignty: A Research Agenda

American Indian Law Review, Vol. 33, 2008, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-01
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 11 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2009
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 96 (196,690)

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14.

Beyond the Ethnic Umbrella and the Buffalo: Some Thoughts on American Indian Tribes and Gaming

Gaming Law Review, Vol. 5, 2001
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Kristen A. Carpenter and Ray Halbritter
Independent and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 86 (229,060)

Abstract:

Indian law, gaming, casino, law and culture

15.

In the Absence of Title: Responding to Federal Ownership in Sacred Sites Cases

New England Law Review, Vol. 37, p. 619, 2003
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 71 (244,090)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Indian law, property law, sacred sites, religious freedom, public lands law

16.

Limiting Principles and Empowering Practices in American Indian Religious Freedoms

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 04 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2013
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 49 (244,090)

Abstract:

religion, First Amendment, RFRA, legislation, administrative law, American Indian, Native American, tribe, sacred site, peyote, eagle feather, burial site, Native American Church, NAGPRA, AIRFA, BEGPA, NHPA

17.

Interpreting Indian Country in State of Alaska v. Native Village of Venetie

Tulsa Law Review, Vol. 35, p. 73, 1999
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 47 (303,314)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Indian Law, Administrative Law, Statutory Interpretation, Alaska Native, Indian Canons of Construction, Chevron Deference

18.

Considering Individual Religious Freedoms Under Tribal Constitutional Law

Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 14, p. 561, 2005
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 38 (355,679)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Indian law, First Amendment, religious freedoms, tribal law, customary law

19.

Clarifying Cultural Property

17 International Journal of Cultural Property, 581-598, 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Jun 2014
Kristen A. Carpenter, Sonia Katyal and Angela Riley
Independent, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Downloads 23 (352,465)

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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 109    Citations: 0
1.

Recovering Homelands, Governance, and Lifeways: Book Review of Blood Struggle: The Rise of Modern Indian Nations by Charles Wilkinson

Tulsa Law Review, Vol. 31, p. 79, 2005
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Kristen A. Carpenter
Independent
Downloads 87

Abstract:

Charles Wilkinson, tribal sovereignty, property