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Law & Religion eJournal

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2 Jan 1997 through 19 Feb 2017

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1 7,993 Contested Universalities of International Law: Islam's Struggle with Modernity
Ebrahim Afsah
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 2 Jan 2014
Last Revised: 2 Sep 2015
2 6,303 Designing Islamic Constitutions: Past Trends and Options for a Democratic Future
Clark B. Lombardi
University of Washington School of Law
Date posted to database: 2 May 2013
Last Revised: 7 Feb 2016
3 4,931 In God's Shadow: Unveiling the Hidden World of Victims of Domestic Violence in Observant Religious Communities
Michal Gilad
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 29 Oct 2013
Last Revised: 9 Aug 2014
4 4,845 'Islam is the Solution': Constitutional Visions of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood
Kristen Stilt
Harvard University, Law School, Students
Date posted to database: 21 May 2010
Last Revised: 26 Nov 2010
5 4,784 Islam in Egypt's New Constitution
Clark B. Lombardi and Nathan J. Brown
University of Washington School of Law and George Washington University - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 2 May 2013
Last Revised: 28 May 2013
6 4,287 Elusive Equality: The Armenian Genocide and the Failure of Ottoman Legal Reform
Mark L. Movsesian
St. John's University School of Law
Date posted to database: 6 May 2010
Last Revised: 2 Mar 2014
7 3,338 Genealogies of Sovereignty in Islamic Political Theology
Andrew F. March
Yale University - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 26 Oct 2012
Last Revised: 2 Aug 2015
8 2,537 Constitutional Courts Vs. Religious Fundamentalism: Three Middle Eastern Tales
Ran Hirschl
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 22 Nov 2004
Last Revised: 27 Jul 2009
9 2,255 The Special Court of the Clergy (Dādgāh-Ye Vizheh-Ye Ruhāniyat) and the Repression of Dissident Clergy in Iran
Mirjam Künkler
Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study
Date posted to database: 24 May 2010
Last Revised: 14 Dec 2011
10 2,179 Persecution Perpetuated: The Medieval Origins of Anti-Semitic Violence in Nazi Germany
Nico Voigtländer and Hans-Joachim Voth
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society
Date posted to database: 27 Apr 2011
Last Revised: 11 Oct 2012

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
21 Dec 2016 through 19 Feb 2017

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1 249 If Liberals Knew Themselves Better, Conservatives Might Like Them Better
Andrew Koppelman
Northwestern University School of Law
Date posted to database: 6 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 6 Feb 2017
2 108 Does U.S. Law Permit a Ban on Entry into the United States Based on Religion?
Cindy Galway Buys
Southern Illinois University School of Law
Date posted to database: 23 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 29 Jan 2017
3 82 Why Religious Freedom? Why the Religiously Committed, the Religiously Indifferent and Those Hostile to Religion Should Care
Brett G. Scharffs
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Date posted to database: 4 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 4 Feb 2017
4 70 The Parsonage Exemption
Adam Chodorow
Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
Date posted to database: 30 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 30 Jan 2017
5 62 Rethinking Legislative Prayer after Town of Greece: How Ceremonial Deism Would Include More and Exclude Less
Tony Sax
University of Mississippi, School of Law
Date posted to database: 29 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 29 Jan 2017
6 55 The Role of Religion in State Public Accommodations Laws
Elizabeth Sepper
Washington University in Saint Louis - School of Law
Date posted to database: 12 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 4 Feb 2017
7 55 Lupu, Tuttle, and Singling out Religion
Andrew Koppelman
Northwestern University School of Law
Date posted to database: 8 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 8 Dec 2016
8 52 'Come Now Let Us Reason Together': Restoring Religious Freedom in America and Abroad
John Witte and Joel A. Nichols
Emory University School of Law and University of St. Thomas School of Law (MN)
Date posted to database: 13 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 21 Jan 2017
9 49 Losing the 'War of Ideas': A Critique of Countering Violent Extremism Programs
Sahar F. Aziz
Texas A&M University School of Law
Date posted to database: 9 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
10 38 The Nonsense About Bathrooms: How Purported Concerns over Safety Block LGBT Nondiscrimination Laws and Obscure Real Religious Liberty Concerns
Robin Fretwell Wilson
University of Illinois College of Law
Date posted to database: 7 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 10 Feb 2017





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