Carolyn Shapiro

IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law

Associate Professor of Law and Director, Institute on the Supreme Court of the United States (ISCOTUS)

565 West Adams St.

Chicago, IL 60661

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (11)

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Coding Complexity: Bringing Law to the Empirical Analysis of the Supreme Court

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 60, 2009, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 07 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2012
Carolyn Shapiro
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
Downloads 332 (82,995)
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empirical analysis, supreme court, Spaeth databases

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The Context of Ideology: Law, Politics, and Empirical Legal Scholarship

Missouri Law Review, Vol. 75, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 27 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2012
Carolyn Shapiro
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
Downloads 219 (128,762)
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Supreme Court, ideology, jurisprudence, empirical legal scholarship, empirical legal studies, attitudinal model, Martin-Quinn scores

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A 'Progressive Contraction of Jurisdiction': The Making of the Modern Supreme Court

Then & Now: Stories of Law and Progress (2013), Forthcoming, Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2013-12
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2013
Carolyn Shapiro
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
Downloads 140 (191,420)

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Supreme Court, Supreme Court jurisdiction, progressive contraction, intermediate appellate courts, Evarts Act, Judges' Bill, Then & Now: Stories of Law and Progress, 1888 term, October Term 2011

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Oral Dissenting on the Supreme Court

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 19, p. 75, 2010
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2012
Carolyn Shapiro and Christopher W. Schmidt
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law and Chicago-Kent College of Law
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Supreme Court, dissent, oral dissent, media, empirical

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The Law Clerk Proxy Wars: Secrecy, Accountability, and Ideology in the Supreme Court

Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Apr 2010
Carolyn Shapiro
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
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Supreme Court, law clerks, judicial ideology, certiorari, cert pool, book review

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The Limits of the Olympian Court: Common Law Judging Versus Error Correction in the Supreme Court

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 63, pp. 271-337, 2006
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 Jul 2006
Carolyn Shapiro
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
Downloads 75 (294,211)

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employment law, uniformity, summary judgment

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The Language of Neutrality in Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

Dickinson Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 12 Mar 2018
Carolyn Shapiro
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
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Supreme Court, Confirmation Hearings, Justices, Senate Judiciary Committee, Cultural Cognition, Gorsuch

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Claiming Neutrality and Confessing Subjectivity in Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 2, 2013, Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2013-27
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2013
Carolyn Shapiro
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
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Supreme Court, confirmation hearings, ideology, judicial decision-making

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Compassion and Coalitions: A Review of Reshaping the Work Family Debate: Why Men and Class Matter by Joan Williams

Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal, Vol. 15, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Nov 2012
Carolyn Shapiro
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
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work family, progressive politics, working class, feminism

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Numbers, Motivated Reasoning, and Empirical Legal Scholarship

Buffalo Law Review Vol. 63, No. 385
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Aug 2016
Carolyn Shapiro
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
Downloads 37 (406,031)

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Supreme Court, Ideology, Coding, Jurisprudence, Empirical Legal Scholarship, Empirical Legal Studies, Attitudinal Model

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What Members of Congress Say About the Supreme Court and Why It Matters

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 93, No. 2, 2018
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Jul 2018
Carolyn Shapiro
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
Downloads 30 (434,822)

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Supreme Court, Confirmation Hearings, Justices, Senate Judiciary Committee, Gorsuch, Textualism