Frank S. Alexander

Emory Law

Sam Nunn Professor of Law

1301 Clifton Road

Atlanta, GA 30322

United States

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Christianity and Law: An Introduction

“Introduction,” to John Witte, Jr. And Frank S. Alexander, Eds., Christianity and Law: An Introduction (Cambridge/New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008), 1-32
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Dec 2015
John Witte Jr. and Frank S. Alexander
Emory University School of Law and Emory Law
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Law and Religion; Law and Christianity; Interdisciplinary Legal Study; Church-State Relations; Roman Law; Christianization of Rome; Caesaropapism; Papal Revolution; Medieval Canon Law; Equity; Common Law; Two Cities Theory; Two Swords Theory; Two Kingdoms Theory; Lutheranism; Calvinism; Anglicanism

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Neighborhood Stabilization Strategies for Vacant and Abandoned Properties

Zoning and Planning Law Report, Vol. 34, No. 8, 2011, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 11-179
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2012
Frank S. Alexander and Leslie A. Powell
Emory Law and Emory University School of Law
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Vacant, Abandoned Properties, property, real estate, finance, foreclosure

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Legislative Responses to the Foreclosure Crisis in Nonjudicial States

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Jan 2011
School of City and Regional Planning, Georgia Institute of Technology, Emory Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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foreclosure, mortgage, state foreclosure law

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Land Banking as Metropolitan Policy

Blueprint for American Prosperity, 2008
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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Real Estate, Finance, Foreclosure, land banking, landbank, vacant, abandoned

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Land Bank Strategies for Renewing Urban Land

Journal of Affordable Housing, Vol. 14, No. 2, p. 140, Winter 2005
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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real estate finance, foreclosure, vacant abandoned land, banking property, land bank, local government

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Theology and Law

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 54, 2005
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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theology, law, law and religion, religious

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Tax Liens, Tax Sales and Due Process

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 75, 2000
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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tax lien, tax sale, due process, mennonite, property tax, foreclosure, land bank

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Neighborhood Stabilization and Land Banking

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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land, banking, land banking, real, estate, real estate, property, housing and economic recovery act

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The Housing of America's Families: Control, Exclusion, and Privilege

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 54, No. 3, 2005
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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housing, affordable, real estate, real, estate, family, covenant, zoning

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Constitutional Questions About Tax Lien Foreclosures

Government Finance Review, 2000
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 07 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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Real Estate Finance Foreclosure Tax Lien

11.

Three Fallacies of Contemporary Jurisprudence

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Vol. 19, No. 1, 1985
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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jurisprudence, religion, law and religion, theology, legal theory, human nature

12.

Property Tax Foreclosure Reform: A Tale of Two Stories

Georgia Bar Journal, p. 10, December 1995
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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property tax, foreclosure, reform, Georgia real estate, vacant, abandoned

13.

The Study of Law and Religion: An Apologia and Agenda

Ministry and Mission, Vol. 14, p. 4-15, Fall 1988, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2017
John Witte Jr. and Frank S. Alexander
Emory University School of Law and Emory Law
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Law and Religion; Church and State; Legal Ritual; Legal Positivism

14.

Louisiana Land Reform in the Storms' Aftermath

Loyola Law Review, New Orleans, Vol. 53, 2007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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katrina, storm, real, estate, real estate, expropriation, kelo, property, reform, land bank

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Life Together: How Housing Laws Define America's Families

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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Real estate finance, foreclosure, property abandoned, vacant, zoning, regulation, covenant, family restriction ordinance

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Mortgage Prepayment: The Trial of Common Sense

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 72, p. 288, 1987
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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Mortgage prepayment penalty, fine real estate finance, foreclosure, prepay, prepaid

17.

Dealing with Delinquent Property Taxes

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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Georgia property tax delinquent foreclosure land bank

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Federal Intervention in Real Estate Finance: Preemption and Federal Common Law

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 71, 1993
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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federal common law real estate finance tax preemption

19.

Beyond Positivism: A Theological Perspective

Georgia Law Review, Vol. 20, No. 4, 1986
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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positivism, law religion, theology, theological human nature

20.

Critical Legal Studies and the Question of Faith

CLS Quarterly, No. 14, 1987
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 28 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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critical legal studies, crits, religion theology, religious law legal

21.

Land Use Planning by Design and by Disaster

LAW AND RECOVERY FROM DISASTER: HURRICANE KATRINA, Robin Paul Malloy, ed., Ashgate, 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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real estate, finance, foreclosure, abandoned, vacant, New Orleans, Hurricane Katrina, property

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Housing Trust Funds for Local Governments in Georgia

Fannie Mae Foundation Report, 2002
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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real, estate, finance, trust, fund, property, affordable, housing

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Financing Affordable Housing in Georgia: The Possibility of a Dedicated Revenue Source

Georgia State University Law Review, Vol. 13, p. 363, 1997
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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real estate, finance, foreclosure, affordable housing, public mortgage, tax revenue

24.

Introduction to 'Modern Christian Teachings on Law, Politics, and Human Nature'

“Introduction,” to John Witte, Jr. and Frank S. Alexander, eds., Modern Christian Teachings on Law, Politics, Society, and Human Nature (New York: Columbia University Press, 2006), 1-23, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper 15-369
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2020
John Witte Jr. and Frank S. Alexander
Emory University School of Law and Emory Law
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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., Legal Positivism, Interdisciplinary Legal Studies, Law and Religion, Grant Gilmore, Christianity, Protestantism, Orthodox Christianity, Catholicism, Modernity, Legal Teachings and Social Teachings, Secularism, Globalization, Natural Law Theory

25.

The Validity and Function of Law: The Reformation Doctrine of Usus Legis

Mercer Law Review, Vol. 31, 1980
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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usus legis, legal doctrine, legal theory, law and religion, religious, law, religion, legal, reformation, theology

26.

Inherent Tensions between Home Rule and Regional Planning

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 3, p. 539, Fall 2000
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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local government, regional government, real estate planning, finance foreclosure, Georgia Regional Transportation Authority, home rule, property planning

27.

Constituting a People

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 39, No. 1, 1990
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 28 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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constitution law and religion

28.

Demythologizing Law

Journal of Law and Religion, Vol. 3, p. 167, 1985
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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milner ball theology law and religion religious legal mythology

29.

Don't Bet the House

Partners Community and Economic Development (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta), Vol. 17, No. 2
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 07 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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Real Estate, Finance collapse, Foreclosure, financial stability

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The Conviction of Things Not Seen: A Tribute to Hal Berman

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 57, No. 6, p. 1393, 2008
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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law, religion, Harold Hal Berman

31.

Speaking Theologically

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 42, p. 1081, 1993
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
Frank S. Alexander
Emory Law
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Milner Ball, Word and the Law, religion, death