Helen J. Knowles

SUNY Oswego

Assistant Professor of Political Science

435 Mahar Hall

Oswego, NY 13126

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

14

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Clerkish Control of Recent Supreme Court Opinions? A Case Study of Justice Kennedy's Opinion in Gonzales vs. Carhart

Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law, Vol. 10, 2009
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2008
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego
Downloads 322 (75,958)

Abstract:

Justice Kennedy, law clerks, U.S. Supreme Court, abortion, jurisprudence, legal theory

2.

From a Value to a Right: The Supreme Court's Oh-so-Conscious Move from 'Privacy' to 'Liberty'

Ohio Northern University Law Review, Vol. 33, 2006/2007
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Aug 2006
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego
Downloads 152 (155,027)

Abstract:

Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, Constitutional Law, Liberty, Privacy, Jurisprudence, Constitution

3.

Securing the 'Blessings of Liberty' for All: Lysander Spooner's Originalism

New York University Journal of Law & Liberty, Vol. 5, p. 34, 2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2010
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego
Downloads 147 (162,906)
Citation 1

Abstract:

slavery, abolition, originalism, legal theory, legal history, libertarianism, constitutional interpretation, Second Amendment, Bill of Rights, District of Columbia v. Heller, McDonald v. Chicago

4.

Supreme Court as Civic Educator: Free Speech According to Justice Kennedy

First Amendment Law Review, Vol. 6, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego
Downloads 140 (170,495)

Abstract:

Justice Kennedy, First Amendment, Freedom of Speech

5.

Defining 'Popular Constitutionalism: The Kramer versus Kramer Problem

Southern University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2014
Helen J. Knowles and Julianne A. Toia
SUNY Oswego and Grinnell College
Downloads 136 (91,908)

Abstract:

legal theory, popular constitutionalism, constitutionalism, Larry Kramer, law reviews, judicial supremacy

6.

Taking Justice Kennedy Seriously: Why Windsor Was Decided 'Quite Apart from Principles of Federalism'

Roger Williams University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2014
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego
Downloads 103 (201,939)

Abstract:

United States v. Windsor, Anthony M. Kennedy, Justice Kennedy, gay rights, equal protection, liberty, U.S. Supreme Court, federalism, equality, legal theory, Great Society, Lyndon Johnson

7.
Downloads 101 (205,921)
Citation 1

Abstract:

slavery, anarchism, originalism, constitutional theory, legal history, abolitionism

8.

Courting 'Dignity'

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Apr 2010
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego
Downloads 85 (234,148)

Abstract:

Legal Theory, Constitutional Law, U.S. Supreme Court, Dignity, Judicial Opinions

9.

Introductory Essay for Lysander Spooner, 'The Deist’s Immortality' and 'An Essay on Man’s Accountability for His Belief' (1834) and 'The Deist’s Reply' (1836)

Lysander Spooner, "THE DEIST'S IMMORTALITY", "AN ESSAY ON MAN'S ACCOUNTABILITY FOR HIS BELIEF" (1834), "THE DEIST'S REPLY" (1836), Reprint, Cobden Publishing, 2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 Dec 2010
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego
Downloads 56 (265,174)

Abstract:

Lysander Spooner, deism, religion, classical liberalism, libertarianism, logic, legal reasoning, interpretation

10.

What a Difference Five Years Haven't Made: Justice Kennedy and the First Amendment, 2007-2012

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, July 2013, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 04 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2013
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego
Downloads 47 (306,150)

Abstract:

free speech, first amendment, Justice Kennedy, citizens united v. FEC, United States v. Alvarez, commercial speech, campaign finance, constitutional theory, constitutional law

11.

Remember, it is the Supreme Court that is Expounding: The Least Dangerous Branch and Popular Constitutionalism

University of Dayton Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2015
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego
Downloads 39 (331,209)

Abstract:

judicial review, legal theory, Alexander Bickel, popular constitutionalism, constitutionalism

12.

Cases, Costumes, and Civic Concepts: Three Decades of the 'Equal Justice Under Law' Video Series

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 55, 2008
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Apr 2008
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego
Downloads 37 (369,689)

Abstract:

U.S. Constitution, Marshall Court, Chief Justice John Marshall, U.S. Judicial Conference, Edward Dumbauld, Harry Blackmun, Clement Haynsworth

13.

'Omak’s Minimum Pay Law Joan D’Arc': Telling the Local Story of West Coast Hotel v. Parrish (1937)

Journal of Supreme Court History, Forthcoming, December 2012
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2012
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego
Downloads 31 (346,326)

Abstract:

Legal History, FDR, Court-Packing Plan, Supreme Court

14.

A Dialogue on Death Penalty Dignity

Criminology & Criminal Justice, Forthcoming
Posted: 25 Sep 2010
Helen J. Knowles
SUNY Oswego

Abstract:

Capital Punishment, Death Penalty, 8th Amendment, Legal Theory, Constitutional Interpretation, Dignity