Ian C. Bartrum

University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law

Professor of Law

4505 South Maryland Parkway

Box 451003

Las Vegas, NV 89154

United States

http://https://law.unlv.edu/faculty/ian-bartrum

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

The Modalities of Constitutional Argument: A Primer

READINGS IN PERSUASION: BRIEFS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD, Linda Edwards, ed., Wolters Kluwer, 2011
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 May 2011
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 483 (23,555)

Abstract:

Bobbitt, Modalities, Constitutional Theory, Primer

2.

Constitutional Value Judgments and Interpretive Theory Choice

Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 2, 2013, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2013
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 226 (100,508)

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3.

Originalist Ideology and the Rule of Law

Journal of Constitutional Law Heightened Scrutiny, Vol. 15, 2012, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2013
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 198 (115,048)

Abstract:

Originalism, Rule of Law, Contribution Thesis, Solum, Whittington, Barnett, Tamanaha, Sean Wilson

4.

Book Review: 'The Tragedy of Religious Freedom'

Journal of Church and State, Vol. 55, 2013, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2014
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 184 (123,963)

Abstract:

religious freedom, religious liberty, political values, social values, legal history, faith, society

5.

The Origins of Secular Public Education: The New York School Controversy, 1840-1842

NYU Journal of Law & Liberty, Vol. 3, p. 267. 2008
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2008
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 175 (115,574)

Abstract:

establishment, education, religion, first amendment, secularism, catholic

6.

Metaphors and Modalities: Meditations on Bobbitt's Theory of the Constitution

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 17, No. 1, 2008, Yale Law School Faculty Scholarship Series Paper No. 16
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2012
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 149 (151,689)

Abstract:

Constitutional Theory, Constitutional Law, Interpretation, Judicial Review, Bobbitt, Modalities, Legal Thoery, Max Black, Metaphor

7.

The Constitutional Canon as Argumentative Metonymy

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 27 May 2009 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2012
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 143 (150,879)

Abstract:

Wittgenstein, Bobbitt, Modalities, Danbury Baptists, Lochner, Declaration of Independence, Gettysburg Address, metonym

8.

Nonpublic Reasons and Political Paradigm Change

St. John's Law Review, Vol. 85, p. 473, 2012, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2012
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 130 (167,868)

Abstract:

legal theory, public reasons, rawls, greenawalt, kuhn, catholic school controversy, bartrum

9.

Of Historiography and Constitutional Principle: Jefferson's Reply to the Danbury Baptists

Journal of Church and State, Vol. 51, Spring 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Jan 2009
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 118 (184,644)

Abstract:

establishment, historiography, jefferson, danbury, wall of separation

10.

The Curious Case of Legislative Prayer: Town of Greece v. Galloway

Northwestern University Law Review Online Vol. 108, p. 218, 2014, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 30 May 2015
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 106 (196,564)

Abstract:

legislative prayer, Establishment Clause, endorsement test, Marsh v. Chambers

11.

Constructing the Constitutional Canon: The Metonymic Evolution of Federalist 10

26 Const. Comment. 9 (2010), Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2012
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 103 (195,354)

Abstract:

Constitutional Theory, Interpretation, Construction, Semantic Originalism, Solum, Metonym, Canon, Wittgenstein, Bobbitt, Bartrum, Modalities

12.

Thoughts on the Divergence of Contract and Promise

Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2013
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 102 (208,566)

Abstract:

Contract, Promise, Shiffrin, Owens, Mill, Kant, Legal Theory

13.

Two Dogmas of Originalism

Washington University Jurisprudence Review, Vol. 7, Iss. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2016
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 100 (199,133)

Abstract:

Constitutional Theory, Legal Theory, New Originalism, Fixation Thesis, Constraint Principle, Solum, Barnett, Whittington, Berman, Bobbitt, Quine, Wittgenstein, Burke, Oakeshott

14.

The Ministerial Exception and the Limits of Religious Sovereignty

Where Law and Religion Meet - The Online Journal of the Emory Center for the Study of Law and Religion blog, July 19, 2012, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Jul 2012
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 93 (215,689)

Abstract:

ministerial exception, letter concerning toleration, religious sovereignty, thomas kuhn, legal theory

15.

The Constitutional Structure of Disestablishment

New York University Journal of Law and Liberty, Vol. 2, p. 311, 2007
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 Apr 2007
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 79 (246,758)

Abstract:

Establishment Clause, Church and State, Structuralism, Religion, Schools, Constitutional Interpretation, Faith-Based Initiatives, Charitable Choice, School Voucher

16.

Religion and Race: The Ministerial Exception Reexamined

Colloquy: Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 106, p. 191, 2011, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2012
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 66 (272,725)

Abstract:

Ministerial Exception, Racial Equality, Religious Freedom, Hosanna-Tabor, Modalities, Constitutional Theory

17.

James Wilson and the Moral Foundations of Popular Sovereignty

Buffalo Law Review Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 04 May 2015
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 51 (199,133)

Abstract:

James Wilson, Popular Sovereignty, Moral Sentimentalism, Constitutional Construction, Structuralism, Legal Theory, Jurisprudence, Natural Law

18.

Religion and the Restatements

Brooklyn Law Review, Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2013
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 51 (293,237)

Abstract:

Restatements, Establishment Clause, Free Exercise Clause, Ministerial Exception, Clergy Malpractice, Same-Sex Marriage, Trust Conditions, Religious Liberty

19.

Salazar v. Buono: Sacred Symbolism and the Secular State

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 105, 2010, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Sep 2010
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 44 (331,341)

Abstract:

Salazar, Buono, Establishment, Secular, Theory, Mojave, Cross, Bartrum

20.

Same-Sex Marriage in the Heartland: The Case for Legislative Minimalism in Crafting Religious Exemptions

Michigan Law Review First Impressions, Vol. 108, No. 8, 2009
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 01 Oct 2009
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 36 (356,725)

Abstract:

Same-Sex Marriage, Religious Freedom, Religious Exemption

21.

Constitutional Rights and Judicial Independence: Lessons from Iowa

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 4, 2011
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 31 (370,752)

Abstract:

Missouri Plan, Iowa, Retention, Constitutional Theory

22.

Pleasant Grove v. Summum: Losing the Battle to Win the War

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 95, 2009
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 26 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2014
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 31 (374,507)

Abstract:

Establishment Clause, Pleasant Grove, Summum, Good News Club, Van Orden, First Amendment, religion, neutrality, inclusivism, excluvism

23.

The Ninth Circuit's Treatment of Sexual Orientation: Defining 'Rational Basis Review with Bite'

Michigan Law Review First Impressions, Vol. 112, p. 142, June 2014, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2014
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 19 (413,027)

Abstract:

same-sex marriage, ninth circuit, sexual orientation, gay rights, SmithKline Beecham Corp. v. Abbott Laboratories, United States v. Windsor, Lawrence v. Texas, Equal Protection Clause, Due Process Clause, rational basis, heightened scrutiny

24.

Justice As Fair Division

Pepperdine Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 04 May 2017
Ian C. Bartrum, Kathryn Nyman and Peter Otto
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law, Willamette University - College of Liberal Arts and Willlamette University
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Abstract:

Fair Division, Supreme Court, Constitutional Theory, Legal Theory, Court Reform, Politicization

25.

Wittgenstein's Poker: Contested Constitutionalism and the Limits of Public Meaning Originalism

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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Abstract:

originalism, constitutional law, constitutional theory, wittgenstein, vagueness, ambiguity

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 53    Citations: 0
1.

Cliven Bundy Doesn’t Understand Constitution

Las Vegas Review Journal, 2014
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 28 Apr 2014
Ian C. Bartrum
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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Abstract:

Cliven Bundy, Constitution, Sagebrush, Bunkerville, Disclaimer Clause