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National Security & Foreign Relations Law eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 19 Feb 2017

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1 12,895 The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy
John J. Mearsheimer and Stephen M. Walt
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Date posted to database: 15 Mar 2006
Last Revised: 27 Jul 2007
2 11,488 Internet Surveillance Law after the USA Patriot Act: The Big Brother that Isn't
Orin S. Kerr
The George Washington University Law School
Date posted to database: 19 Jul 2002
Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
3 9,306 The Dangers of Surveillance
Neil M. Richards
Washington University in Saint Louis - School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2013
Last Revised: 21 May 2013
4 9,292 Unlawful Killing with Combat Drones: A Case Study of Pakistan, 2004-2009
Mary Ellen O'Connell
Notre Dame Law School
Date posted to database: 6 Nov 2009
Last Revised: 7 Aug 2010
5 8,848 Understanding Privacy
Daniel J. Solove
George Washington University Law School
Date posted to database: 5 May 2008
Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014
6 7,648 Of Coups and the Constitution
Glenn Harlan Reynolds
University of Tennessee College of Law
Date posted to database: 1 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 7 Feb 2017
7 6,292 A Brief History of Information Privacy Law
Daniel J. Solove
George Washington University Law School
Date posted to database: 10 Jul 2006
Last Revised: 9 Feb 2017
8 5,428 Self-Defense Targetings of Non-State Actors and Permissibility of U.S. Use of Drones in Pakistan
Jordan J. Paust
University of Houston Law Center
Date posted to database: 11 Dec 2009
Last Revised: 30 Oct 2010
9 4,557 The Second National Risk and Culture Study: Making Sense of - and Making Progress In - The American Culture War of Fact
Dan M. Kahan, Donald Braman, Paul Slovic, John Gastil and Geoffrey L. Cohen
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, Decision Research, Pennsylvania State University and University of Colorado - Department of Psychology
Date posted to database: 26 Sep 2007
Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
10 4,461 Targeted Killing in U.S. Counterterrorism Strategy and Law
Kenneth Anderson
American University - Washington College of Law
Date posted to database: 5 Jun 2009
Last Revised: 5 Jun 2009

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

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1 896 Liberal Internationalism and the Populist Backlash
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Date posted to database: 14 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 14 Jan 2017
2 283 The Government's Hostage: The Conviction and Execution of Ethel Rosenberg
Mark Denbeaux, Shannon M. Dolan, Robert C. Graber, Elizabeth A. Mancuso and Theodore R. Tanzer
Seton Hall University, School of Law, Seton Hall University - School of Law, Seton Hall University - School of Law, Seton Hall University - School of Law and Seton Hall University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 15 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 21 Dec 2016
3 231 The Second Amendment and the Struggle Over Cryptography
Eric Rice
Independent
Date posted to database: 10 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 10 Dec 2016
4 202 Boundaries of Law: Exploring Transparency, Accountability, and Oversight of Government Surveillance Regimes
Douwe Korff, Ben Wagner, Julia Powles, Renata Avila and Ulf Buermeyer
Oxford Martin School - Global Cyber Capacity Centre, European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder), University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, Independent and Independent
Date posted to database: 10 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 13 Jan 2017
5 136 The Collateral Damage from China's 'Great Wall of Sand' – The Environmental Dimensions of the South China Sea Case
Tim Stephens
The University of Sydney Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 21 Jan 2017
6 123 'Essential Equivalence' and European Adequacy after Schrems: The Canadian Example
Gabe Maldoff and Omer Tene
International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and College of Management Academic Studies - School of Law
Date posted to database: 12 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
7 106 The Obama Administration, International Law, and Executive Minimalism
Ashley Deeks
University of Virginia - School of Law
Date posted to database: 21 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 21 Dec 2016
8 95 The Protective State: A Grave Threat to Liberty
Christopher J. Coyne
George Mason University - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 22 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 6 Feb 2017
9 84 The Lost Story of Iqbal
Shirin Sinnar
Stanford University
Date posted to database: 12 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 19 Jan 2017
10 75 Surveillance and Digital Privacy in the Transatlantic ‘War on Terror’. The Case for a Global Privacy Regime
Valsamis Mitsilegas
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
Date posted to database: 6 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 6 Jan 2017





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