Mark Levin

University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law

Professor of Law

2515 Dole Street

Honolulu, HI 96822-2350

United States

http://www.law.hawaii.edu/levin

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

DOWNLOADS
Rank 10,264

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 10,264

in Total Papers Downloads

3,879

CITATIONS

0

Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

The Wajin’s Whiteness: Law and Race Privilege in Japan (批判的人種理論と日本法―和人の人種的特権について)

Hōritsu Jihō, (法律時報), Vol. 80, No.2, 80-91, February 2008 ,
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2016
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 431 (39,465)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, minorities in Japan, Critical Race Theory, Whiteness, Comparative Whiteness Studies, Wajin, Ainu

2.

Kayano et al. v. Hokkaido Expropriation Committee: ‘The Nibutani Dam Decision’

International Legal Materials, Vol. 38, p. 394, 1999
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2011
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 317 (51,263)

Abstract:

Loading...

Nibutani Dam Decision, Ainu, International Covenant of Civil and Political Rights, ICCPR, Japanese constitutional law, indigenous peoples in Japan, Hokkaido, comparative law, Asian law, Japanese administrative law, expropriation, takings, comparative constitutional law

3.

Essential Commodities and Racial Justice: Using Constitutional Protection of Japan’s Indigenous Ainu People to Inform Understandings of the United States and Japan

New York University of International Law and Politics, Vol. 33, p, 419, 2001
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 07 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2013
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 283 (65,933)

Abstract:

Loading...

Ainu, indigenous rights, Japanese constitutional law, International Covenant of Civil and Political Rights, ICCPR, Nibutani Dam Decision, racial justice, Hokkaido, Critical Race Theory, Comparative Constitutional Law, racial minorities in Japan, expropriations, takings

4.

Civil Justice and the Constitution: Limits on Instrumental Judicial Administration in Japan

Pacific Rim Law & Policy Journal, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 265-318
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2014
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 254 (87,585)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, Japanese Law, Constitution of Japan, Japanese Code of Civil Procedure, Judicial Administration, Procedural Justice, Court Act of Japan, Judges, Courts, Civil Due Process, Instrumental Judicial Administration, Comparative Law, Comparative Constitutional Law

5.

Continuities of Legal Consciousness: Professor John Haley’s Writings On Twelve Hundred Years of Japanese Legal History

Washington University Global Studies Law Review, Vol. 8, p. 317
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Feb 2010
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 229 (93,933)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japanese Legal History, Japanese Law and Society, Chinese Legal Tradition, Kamakura Legal Tradition, Tokugawa Legal Tradition, Meiji Law Reforms, John Owen Haley, Authority Without Power

6.

Tobacco Control Lessons from the Higgs Boson: Observing a Hidden Field Behind Changing Tobacco Norms in Japan

American Journal of Law and Medicine, 39 (2013): 471-489
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 18 May 2013
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 223 (73,896)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, Japanese law, Smoking, Tobacco Control, Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, FCTC, Health Promotion Law, Japan Tobacco Inc., JT, Japan Tobacco International, JTI, public health law, legal change, legal culture, social norms change

7.

Japan’s New Citizen Judges: How Secrecy Imperils Judicial Reform (裁判員の守秘義務:裁判員制度にかくされた陥穽)

The Asia-Pacific Journal Japan Focus, Vol. 19-6-09, May 9, 2009, 季刊刑事弁護 (Quarterly Keiji Bengo), No. 60, pp. 91-99, Winter 2009,
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2012
Mark Levin and Virginia Tice
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law and University of Hawaii - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 182 (128,703)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, Lay Assessor Act, Lay Judge, Jury Secrecy, saiban-in, Japanese Legal Reform

8.

Lighting Up the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act: A Case Study of U.S. Tobacco Industry Political Influence Buying in Japan

North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation, Vol. 34, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 172 (130,539)

Abstract:

Loading...

U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Tobacco, International Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, Political Bribery, Japan, Brown and Williamson Tobacco Corporation, Yasuhiro Nakasone, Eiichi Nakao

9.

Comfort Women: Case Comment: Nishimatsu Construction Co. v. Song Jixiao Et Al., Supreme Court of Japan (2d Petty Bench), April 27, 2007, and Ko Hanako Et Al. V. Japan, Supreme Court of Japan (1st Petty Bench), April 27, 2007

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 102, No. 1, pp. 148-154, January 2008
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 25 May 2011
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 143 (145,285)

Abstract:

Loading...

Comfort Women, Ianfu, Japanese wartime forced labor, Japanese wartime sexual slavery, World War II restorative justice, Supreme Court of Japan, Nishimatsu Construction Co., Song Jixiao, Ko Hanako, Japan-China Joint Communique of 1972, San Francisco Peace Treaty Article 14(b)

10.

Puffing Precedents: The Impact of the WHO FCTC on Tobacco Product Liability Litigation in Japan

Asian Journal of WTO & International Health Law and Policy, vol. 11, no. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2016
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 126 (192,902)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, Japanese law, Smoking, Passive Smoking, Tobacco Control, Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, FCTC, FCTC Article 19, Tobacco Products Liability Litigation, Japan Tobacco Inc., JT, Public Health Law

11.

Circumstances That Would Prejudice Impartiality: The Meaning of Fairness in Japanese Jurisprudence

Hastings International and Comparative Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 2, pp. 475-516 (Summer 2013)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2013
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 104 (187,128)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, Japanese law, Constitution of Japan, Japanese Code of Civil Procedure, Judicial Disqualification, Judicial Challenge, Judicial Ethics, Procedural Justice, Supreme Court of Japan, Judges, Courts, Civil Due Process, Comparative Law, Comparative Constitutional Law

12.

Smoke Around the Rising Sun: An American Look at Tobacco Regulation in Japan

Stanford Law and Policy Review, Vol. 8, p. 99, 1997
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Oct 2010
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 103 (151,331)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, Tobacco Control, Smoking, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Smoking Regulation, Japan Tobacco, JT, Japan Tobacco and Salt Public Corporation, JTSPC

13.

Tobacco Industrial Policy and Tobacco Control Policy in Japan (日本におけるたばこ産業政策とたばこ規制政策)

Tobacco Free Japan: Recommendations for Tobacco Control Policy, pp. 298-313, November 2004, Asian-Pacific Law & Policy, Vol. 6, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2010
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 93 (191,761)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, Tobacco Control, Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, FCTC, Smoking, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Healthy Japan 21, HJ21 Working Group, Health Promotion Law, Passive Smoking, Smoke-free Workplaces, Japan Tobacco, Japan Tobacco and Salt Public Corporation, JTSPC

14.

Whither Legal Scholarship in Japan?

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 19 May 2010
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii - Asian Studies Program and University of Hawaii - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 85 (236,158)

Abstract:

Loading...

Legal scholarship, Japanese legal education, legal education reform, legal knowledge, comparative legal education, hōkadaigakuin, East Asian Law and Society

15.

Truth or Consequences of the Justice System Reform Council: An English Language Bibliography from Japan's Millennial Legal Reforms

Asian-Pacific Law & Policy Journal, Vol. 14, No. 3 (2013)
Posted: 25 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2017
Mark Levin and Adam Mackie
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law and University of Hawaii - William S. Richardson School of Law

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, Japanese Law, Justice System Reform Council

16.

Considering Japanese Criminal Justice from an Original Position (「無知のヴェール」から日本の刑事司法を考える)

世界 SEKAI, no. 857, pp. 112-121, June 2014,
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Jul 2014
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 63 (219,138)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, Japanese Law, Criminal Justice, Comparative Criminal Justice, Danny Escobedo, Ashikaga Murder case, Toshikazu Sugaya, Iwao Hakamada, Minorities in Japan, John Rawls, Veil of Ignorance, Wajin’s Whiteness, Michelle Alexander, The New Jim Crow

17.

Inside the Supreme Court of Japan – From the Perspective of a Former Justice

Asian-Pacific Law & Policy Journal, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 196-212, 2014
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2014
Miyakawa Mitsuharu Law Offices, University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law and University of Hawaii - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 62 (234,452)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, Japanese Law, Justice System Reform Council, Supreme Court of Japan, Koji Miyakawa, Kimigayo cases, Judicial Administration, Judges, Courts, Instrumental Judicial Administration, Comparative Judicial Administration, Comparative Constitutional Law

18.

Crossing Signals: Implications of Mis-Translations in Japanese Constitutional and Civil Law for Academic Scholarship, Teaching Pedagogy, and Transnational Law Practice

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 May 2015 Last Revised: 26 May 2015
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 13 (353,550)

Abstract:

Loading...

Civil Code of Japan, Comparative Constitutional Law, Comparative law, Comparative Legal Studies, Emperor of Japan, Japanese Civil Procedure, Japanese Constitutional Law, Japanese Law Translation, Legal Translation, Semantics (Law), Translating, Translation, Transparency of Japanese Law Project

19.

Speaking Truth to Power: Professor Setsuo Miyazawa's Impact on Overseas Understandings of the Japanese Judiciary

The Legal Process in Contemporary Japan: A Festschrift in Honor of Professor Setsuo Miyazawa's 70th Birthday ("宮澤節生先生古稀記念論文集 現代日本の法過程"),
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Nov 2017
Mark Levin
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 0 (524,671)

Abstract:

Loading...

Japan, Japanese Law, Constitution of Japan, Japanese Code of Civil Procedure, Judicial Administration, Procedural Justice, Court Act of Japan, Judges, Courts, Civil Due Process, Instrumental Judicial Administration, Comparative Law, Comparative Constitutional Law

20.

アメリカ合衆国における連邦憲法と州憲法の関係のダイナミクス - 婚姻平等(同性婚)を例として (Relational Dynamics between the U.S. Federal and State Constitutions: The Trajectory of Marriage Equality Cases from Baehr to Obergefell)

Hōritsu Jihō, (法律時報), Vol. 87, No.5, 91-97, May 2015 ,
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 01 Jan 2016
Mark Levin and Toru Enoki
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of Law and University of Hawaii - William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 0 (310,266)

Abstract:

Loading...

Obergefell v. Hodges, Baehr v. Lewin, Baehr v. Miike, same-sex marriage, marriage equality, federalism, equal protection, fundamental rights, state constitutional law, Hawaii, Independent and Adequate State Grounds doctrine, federal court jurisdiction, ハワイ州憲法、「相当かつ独立の州法上の根拠」法理、婚姻平等