Kristine L. Bowman

Michigan State University

Associate Dean & Professor of Education Policy & Law

620 Farm Lane

East Lansing, MI 48824-1300

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

Educational Policy and the Law

MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-15
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2023
University of California, Former General Counsel, U.S. Department of Education, Texas A&M University School of Law, Harvard University - Harvard Graduate School of Education and Michigan State University
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education law, education policy

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The Failure of Education Federalism

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2018
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 628 (80,212)

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education, public, financing, federalism, reform

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Seeing Government Purpose Through the Objective Observer's Eyes: The Evolution-Intelligent Design Debates

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 29, 2006, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-12
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 08 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2007
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 319 (177,438)

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Establishment clause, reasonable observer, objective observer, McCreary County, intelligent design, evolution, religion, endorsement test, Lemon test

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Universities' Speech and the First Amendment

99 Neb. L. Rev. 896 (2020)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2021
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 225 (252,167)

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free speech, First Amendment, campus, college, university, neutrality, government speech, forum analysis, Brettschneider

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Public School Students' Religious Speech and Viewpoint Discrimination

West Virginia Law Review, Vol. 110, No. 1, 2007, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-11
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 May 2008
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
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Schools, Education, Students, Free Exercise, Free Speech, Viewpoint Discrimination, Tinker, Morse

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Plyler’s Legacy: Immigration and Higher Education in the 21st Century

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2011, No. 2, p. 261, 2011, U of Houston Law Center No. 2012-A-4
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Jan 2012
Michael A. Olivas and Kristine L. Bowman
University of Houston Law Center and Michigan State University
Downloads 210 (268,921)

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Immigrant education, Residency requirements, Postsecondary education, College tuition, Undocumented immigrant students, Undocumented college students

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The Government Speech Doctrine and Speech in Schools

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 48, 2013, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-14
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 02 Aug 2013
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 149 (362,979)

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school speech, speech, first amendment, constitutional law

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Mendez v. Westminster: A Living History

Michigan State Law Review, No. 3, 2014
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Aug 2015
Superior Court of Orange County, Michigan State University, Independent, Independent, Independent Documentary Filmmaker and Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
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school, education, race, ethnicity, integration, desegregation, Mendez v. Westminster, Latino and Latina rights

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Responding to Hate Speech: Counterspeech and the University

Kristine L. Bowman & Katharine Gelber, Responding to Hate Speech: Counterspeech and the University. 28 Virginia Journal of Social Policy and the Law 248 (2021).
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Aug 2022
Kristine L. Bowman and Katharine Gelber
Michigan State University and University of Queensland
Downloads 135 (392,523)
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free speech, counter speech, inclusion, speech harms, First Amendment, hate speech, universities, postsecondary education

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State Takeovers of School Districts and Related Litigation: Michigan as a Case Study

The Urban Lawyer, Vol. 45 (2013), MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-13
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 31 Jul 2013
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 135 (392,523)

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takeover, family law, children, child, law, education

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A New Strategy for Pursuing Racial and Ethnic Equality in Public Schools

Duke Forum for Law & Social Change, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2009, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-17
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Sep 2009
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 125 (416,453)

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School Desegregation, School Finance, Socioeconomic Status Integration, SES, Race, Ethnicity, Equality, Equity

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The Civil Rights Roots of Tinker’s Disruption Tests

American University Law Review, Vol. 58, No. 5, 2009, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-16
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2009
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 121 (426,658)

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First Amendment, Free Speech, Tinker, Civil Rights, Students, School, Education

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Before School Districts go Broke: A Proposal for Federal Reform

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Forthcoming, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-21
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 27 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2011
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
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Public Education, Public School, Fiscal Crisis, Financial Crisis, Bankruptcy, State Takeover, NCLB, No Child Left Behind, ESEA, Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Funding Cliff

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Pursuing Educational Opportunities for Latino/a Students

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 88, 2010, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-06
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 03 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 14 May 2010
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 101 (486,710)

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education, students, Latino, Latina, race-conscious, color-conscious, color-blind, race, ethnicity, educational equity, educational equality

15.

A Counterfactual History of Transgender Students' Rights

Journal of Constitutional Law Online, Vol. 20, 2017
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2018
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 94 (510,283)

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school, students, transgender, gender, Title IX, equality, Equal Protection, discrimination

16.

Education Reform and Detroit’s Right to Literacy Litigation

75 Washington & Lee Law Review Online 61 (2018).
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2022
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 90 (524,498)

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Detroit, right to literacy, right to read, right to education, substantive due process, federalism, cooperative federalism

17.

Front Matter for: The Pursuit of Racial and Ethnic Equality in American Public Schools

The Pursuit of Racial and Ethnic Equality in American Public Schools (2015)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Jun 2015
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 77 (576,030)

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school, education, race, ethnicity, integration , desegregation, Mendez v. Westminster, Brown v. Board, Civil Rights Act, Milliken v. Bradley, Missouri v. Jenkins, Parents Involved in Community Schools v. Seattle, Meredith v. Jefferson County Board of Education

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Exploring an Epistemic Conflict Over Free Speech on American College Campuses, and the Promise of the New Democratic Model

Nomos - Journal of Political and Legal Philosophy (Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Nov 2022
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
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free speech, polarization, free speech on campus, First Amendment

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Rebuilding Schools, Rebuilding Communities: The Civic Role of Mississippi's Public Schools after Hurricane Katrina

MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-10
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 May 2008
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 71 (602,678)

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chools, Education, Students, Mississippi, Hurricane Katrina, Natural Disaster

20.

The (Re)Definition of Free Speech

Journal of Law and Politics, Vol. 38, No. 2, 2023
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Jul 2023
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 68 (616,709)

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free speech, institutional speech, university presidents, university speech, civic constitution, constitutional actors

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Liability and Remedies for School Segregation in the United States and the European Union

International Journal of Education Law and Policy, 2015, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Oct 2015
Kristine L. Bowman and Jiri Nantl
Michigan State University and Independent
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school, education, race, ethnicity, integration, desegregation, African-American, Brown v. Board, Roma, Czech Republic, D.H. v. Czech Republic, European Court of Human Rights

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Developing an Early Warning System for Michigan's Schools

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2015
Rachel White, Kacy Martin, Eric A. Scorsone and Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University, Michigan State University - College of Education, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and Michigan State University
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fiscal distress, crisis, financial, emergency financial manager, education policy, school funding, school, education, school finance, financial crisis, financial early warning

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Knowledgeable Navigation to Avoid the Iceberg: Considerations in Proactively Addressing School District Fiscal Stress in Michigan

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Aug 2015
Kristine L. Bowman, Rachel White, Eric A. Scorsone and Kacy Martin
Michigan State University, Michigan State University, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and Michigan State University - College of Education
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school, education, school finance, financial crisis, financial early warning

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The New Parents' Rights Movement, Education, and Equality

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 91, No. 2, 2024
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Apr 2024
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 43 (761,145)

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parents rights, educational decision-making, children and the law, Meyer, Pierce, Democratic Education, educational equality, critical race theory, transgender students, LGBTQIA, education as public good, education as private good

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Commemorating Brown and the Civil Rights Act: Learning from the Past and Hoping for the Future

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2014, No. 3, 2014
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 06 May 2015
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 42 (768,099)

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school, education, race, ethnicity, integration, desegregation, Michigan State University

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Modern Sabbatical: A Step-by-Step Guide to Moving Temporarily to Another City or Country

Kristine L. Bowman, Modern Sabbatical: A Step-by-step Guide to Moving Temporarily to Another City or Country (2020).
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Aug 2022
Kristine L. Bowman
Michigan State University
Downloads 40 (782,735)

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sabbatical, professional development, research, academic leadership

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States' Intervention in School Districts' Finances

Dirk F. Zuschlag & Kristine L. Bowman, States' Intervention in School Districts' Finances, States' Intervention in School Districts' Finances. National Education Policy Center, Research Brief (2019).
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Aug 2022
Dirk Zuschlag and Kristine L. Bowman
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Michigan State University
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school finance, takeover, state intervention

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Balancing State and Local Power Over School Districts' Finances

Kristine L. Bowman & Dirk F. Zuschlag, Balancing State and Local Power Over School Districts' Finances, 17 Education Finance and Policy 564 (2022).
Posted: 28 Nov 2022
Kristine L. Bowman and Dirk Zuschlag
Michigan State University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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school finance, fiscal crisis, state intervention, takeover, fiscal intervention