Deborah N. Pearlstein

Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy

Wallace Hall

Princeton, NJ 08544

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Form and Function in the National Security Constitution

Connecticut Law Review, Forthcoming, Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 08-007
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 15 Jul 2008
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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Law at the End of War

Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 406
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 06 Oct 2013
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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war powers, international law, separation of powers, Military Commissions Act, Afghanistan

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Finding Effective Constraints on Executive Power: Interrogation, Detention, and Torture

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 81, 2006, Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 07-007
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Nov 2007
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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The Constitution and Executive Competence in the Post-Cold War World

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Forthcoming, Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 07-003
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 May 2007
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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The Soldier, the State, and the Separation of Powers

Texas Law Review, Forthcoming, Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 350
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 05 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2012
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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separation of power, military, civil/military affairs, armed forces, terrorism, interrogation, Executive Branch

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Armed Conflict at the Threshold?

Virginia Journal of International Law, Forthcoming, Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 537
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Feb 2018
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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armed conflict, Geneva Conventions, War on Terror, international humanitarian, conflict classification

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We're All Experts Now: A Security Case Against Security Detention

Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 40, 2008 , Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 08-006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Jul 2008
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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Avoiding an International Law Fix for Terrorist Detention

Creighton Law Review, Forthcoming, Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 08-005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Jul 2008
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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How Wartime Detention Ends

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 2, 2014, Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 439
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Sep 2014
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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10.

Lawyering the Presidency

Georgetown Law Journal, 2021, Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 636
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2022
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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The Executive Branch Anticanon

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 89, 2020, Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 604
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Mar 2020
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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presidential power, executive power, anticanon, constitutional law, executive branch norms, constitutional interpretation, constitutional hardball, historical gloss

12.

Enhancing Due Process in Targeted Killing

Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 407
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Oct 2013
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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drones, targeted killing, due process, terrorism

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Before Privacy, Power: The Structural Constitution and the Challenge of Mass Surveillance

Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 516
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Apr 2017
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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surveillance, privacy, executive power, Article II, government

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Detention Debates

Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 357
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Mar 2012
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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Detention, Guantanamo, terrorism, separation of powers, AUMF, NDAA

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After Deference: Formalizing the Judicial Power for Foreign Relations Law

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 14 Aug 2013
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything

111 AM. J. INT’L L. 792 (2017), Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 533
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Jan 2018
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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international law, terrorism, war, U.S. military, armed conflict, law of war, Geneva Conventions

17.

Getting Past the Imperial Presidency

10 HARV. NAT’L SEC. J. (2019), Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 575
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Mar 2019
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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Imperial presidency, Presidential power, Executive power, Constitutional law, Use of force, War powers, International law, UN Charter, Legal constraint, Empirical study, HLA Hart

18.

Democracy Harms and the First Amendment

Princeton University Program in Law & Public Affairs Research Paper No. 2024-02
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 31 Aug 2022 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2024
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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First Amendment, speech, constitutional democracy, free expression, harm, speech regulation

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What War Did to the Academy, What the Academy Did to War: A 20-Year Retrospective on the Effects of the Post-9/11 Wars

Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 691, Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 54, 2022
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 31 Aug 2022
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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legal academy, legal scholars, war, 9/11, legal policy, international human rights

20.

Counterterrorism 2.0

Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 692, 12 Journal of National Security Law & Policy 153, 2021
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 31 Aug 2022
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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white nationalist terrorism, 9/11, counterterrorism

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The Democracy Effects of Legal Polarization: Movement Lawyering at the Dawn of the Unitary Executive

Journal of American Constitutional History, Princeton University Program in Law & Public Affairs Research Paper No. 2024-01
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Apr 2024
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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Statement of Deborah N. Pearlstein Prepared Testimony to the Committee on Homeland Security United States House of Representatives January 18, 2024

Princeton University Program in Law & Public Affairs Research Paper No. 2024-03
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 Apr 2024
Deborah N. Pearlstein
Princeton University - Program in Law & Public Policy
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