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1.

Savages, Victims, and Saviors: The Metaphor of Human Rights

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 201-245, 2001
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Downloads 16,093
2.

How to Write a Law Review Article

University of San Francisco Law Review, Vol. 20, No. 445, 1986
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 14,118
3.

When is a Liability not a Liability? Textual Analysis, Dictionaries, and 10-Ks

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Notre Dame and University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business - Department of Finance
Downloads 10,427
4.

Fifty Shades of Manipulation

1 J. Marketing Behav. 213 (2016)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 6,845
5.

The Neural Theory of Metaphor

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 4,942
6.

Nothing to Hide: The False Tradeoff between Privacy and Security (Chapter 1)

Daniel J. Solove, NOTHING TO HIDE: THE FALSE TRADEOFF BETWEEN PRIVACY AND SECURITY, Chapter 1, Yale University Press, 2011, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 571, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 571
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 May 2011 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2021
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 4,812
7.

Precedent

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 4,784
8.

What is ‘Good Legal Writing’ and Why Does it Matter?

U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 252
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 25 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 4,668
9.

The Origins of Legal Language

OXFORD HANDBOOK ON LANGUAGE AND LAW, L. Solan, P. Tiersma, eds., 2010, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2009-45
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Marymount University, Loyola Law School (Deceased)
Downloads 4,094
10.

The Rule of Law and the Importance of Procedure

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-73
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 3,765
11.

Cracking the Code to Writing Legal Arguments: From IRAC to CRARC to Combinations in Between

New York State Bar Association Journal, Vol. 82, No. 6, July/August 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 3,382
12.

Visual Analysis of Images in Brand Culture

GO FIGURE: NEW DIRECTIONS IN ADVERTISING RHETORIC, Barbara J. Phillips, Edward McQuarrie, eds., M.E. Sharpe, pp. 277-296, 2008
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Rochester Institute of Technology
Downloads 3,376
13.

The Mischief Rule

109 Georgetown Law Journal 967 (2021), Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 19912
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2021
Accepted Paper Series
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 3,249
14.

The Great Gun Control War of the 20th Century — And its Lessons for Gun Laws Today

Fordham Urban Law Journal, vol. 39, no. 5, pages 1527-1666 (October 2012)
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 30 May 2012 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Independence InstituteDenver University - Sturm College of Law
Downloads 2,897
15.

What is Language and Law? And Does Anyone Care?

LAW AND LANGUAGE: THEORY AND SOCIETY, Frances Olsen, Alexander Lorz & Dieter Stein, eds., 2008, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2009-11
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Marymount University, Loyola Law School (Deceased)
Downloads 2,884
16.

The Politics of 'Platforms'

New Media & Society, Vol. 12, No. 3, 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research, New EnglandCornell University - Department of Communication
Downloads 2,559
17.

The Natural Law Theory of St. Thomas Aquinas

The Philosophy of Law, 6th Edition, Feinberg, Joel, and Jules Coleman, eds. Wadsworth, 2000
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
York University, Students
Downloads 2,544
18.

The Influence on Marcus Tullius Cicero on Modern Legal and Political Ideas

Ciceroniana, the Atti of Colloquium Tullianum Anni, MMVIII
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Jun 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 2,493
19.

Cybercrime and the Culture of Fear: Social Science Fiction(s) and the Production of Knowledge about Cybercrime (Revised Feb. 2011)

Information, Communication & Society, Vol. 11, No. 6, pp. 861-884, 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Centre for Criminal Justice Studies, School of Law, University of Leeds
Downloads 2,415
20.

Surveying the Law of Emojis

Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper, 8-17
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 May 2017 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
Santa Clara University - School of Law
Downloads 2,359
21.

Storytelling for Oppositionists and Others: A Plea for Narrative

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2411, 1989
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 2,318
22.

Legal Argument: The Structure and Language of Effective Advocacy

Carolina Academic Press, 3d edition, 2020
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University at Buffalo Law School and University at Buffalo School of Law
Downloads 2,308
23.

The Law of Interpretation

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 130, No. 4, p. 1079, 2017, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 583, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2016-34
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 25 May 2016 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,297
24.

Critical Analysis of Literal Rule of Interpretation

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Dec 2020
Working Paper Series
Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT University), KIIT School Of Law
Downloads 2,274
25.

The Interpretation-Construction Distinction

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 27, pp. 95-118, 2010, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 11-95
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 2,212
26.

Semanticism vs. Interpretivism in Legal Regime

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2020
Working Paper Series
IndependentNepal Rastra Bank
Downloads 2,134
27.

Walking in Another’s Skin: Failure of Empathy in to Kill a Mockingbird

HARPER LEE'S TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD: NEW ESSAYS 174-189 (Michael J. Meyer, ed., Scarecrow Press, 2010), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1713002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 2,123
28.

The Legal Writer's Checklist Manifesto

Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD, Vol. 8, 2011, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 11-145
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 2,082
29.

The Language of Law and the Practice of Politics: Great Powers and the Rhetoric of Self-Determination in the Cases of Kosovo and South Ossetia

Chicago Journal of International Law, Vol. 10, p. 1, 2009 , St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-0176
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
St. John's University - School of Law
Downloads 2,057
30.

The Writ-of-Erasure Fallacy

104 Va. L. Rev. 933 (2018)
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 25 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Mitchell Law PLLC
Downloads 2,026
31.

What is Istidlal? (استدلال)

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Punjab University Law College
Downloads 2,013
32.

Nothing to Hide: The False Tradeoff Between Privacy and Security (full text of book)

Yale University Press (2011)
Number of pages: 260 Posted: 10 Dec 2021
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 2,005
33.

The Ironic Tragedy of Human Rights

Charles Blattberg, PATRIOTIC ELABORATIONS: ESSAYS IN PRACTICAL PHILOSOPHY, Chapter 3, McGill-Queen's University Press, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2022
Accepted Paper Series
University of Montreal
Downloads 1,874
34.

Overcoming the Fear of Guns, the Fear of Gun Control, and the Fear of Cultural Politics: Constructing a Better Gun Debate

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 55, 2006, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-58, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-58
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and Yale Law School
Downloads 1,832
35.

The Use and Limits of Deductive Logic in Legal Reasoning

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 42, pp. 813-862, 2002
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Duquesne University - School of Law
Downloads 1,830
36.

Studying Wrongful Convictions: Learning from Social Science

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 7, 2009, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2010-11
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Francisco and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,805
37.

Micro-Symposium on Orin Kerr's 'A Theory of Law'

Green Bag 2d, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013, pp. 213-226, Journal of Law: A Periodical Laboratory of Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2012, pp. 487-502, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-05, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-105
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University College of Law, Florida State University - College of Law, Yale University - Law School, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Saint Louis University - School of Law, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of Chicago - Law School, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Harry M. Walborsky Professor, Florida State University College of Law; Associate Dean, Business Program, University of California, Berkeley School of Law, McGill University - Department of Political Science, Suffolk University Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Marquette University - Law School, Independent, Notre Dame Law School, University of New Hampshire School of Law, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, Berger & Montague, P .C. and Saint Louis University - School of Law
Downloads 1,791
38.

Of Trolls, Davids, Goliaths, and Kings: Narratives and Evidence in the Litigation of High-Tech Patents

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 87, 2009, Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-13
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - School of Law
Downloads 1,777
39.

The Tools of Argument: How the Best Lawyers Think, Argue, and Win

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
Downloads 1,768
40.

Emojis and the Law

93 Washington Law Review 1227 (2018), Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper, No. 2018-06
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - School of Law
Downloads 1,739
41.

The Rhetoric of Gun Control

American University Law Review, Vol. 42, 1992, University of Memphis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 33
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
Downloads 1,701
42.

'Muslims Bans' and the (Re)Making of Political Islamophobia

Illinois Law Review 1237 (2017)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Wayne State University Law School
Downloads 1,686
43.

The Objects of the Constitution

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 5, 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 11-49
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 1,682
44.

A Quantitative Analysis of Writing Style on the U.S. Supreme Court

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 93, No. 6, 2016, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 3
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Dartmouth College, University of Virginia School of Law and Dartmouth College - Department of Mathematics
Downloads 1,676
45.

The Public Speaks: An Empirical Study of Legal Communication

14 Scribes J. Leg. Writing 121 (2011-2012)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 May 2011 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
UALR Bowen School of Law
Downloads 1,676
46.

The Common Law Bill of Rights

STATUTORY INTERPRETATION AND HUMAN RIGHTS: MCPHERSON LECTURE SERIES, Vol. 3, University of Queensland Press, 2008
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,636
47.

Relative Autonomy, A Characterisation of the Discipline of Law

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Erasmus School of Law
Downloads 1,551
48.

An Intellectual History of Judicial Activism

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 58, No. 5, p. 1195, 2009, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-32
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 11 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 1,543
49.

Winning the Moot Court Oral Argument: A Guide for Intramural and Intermural Moot Court Competitors

Gerald Lebovits, Drew Gewuerz, & Christopher Hunker, Winning the Moot Court Oral Argument: A Guide for Intramural and Intermural Moot Court Competitors, 41 Capital University Law Review 887 (2013).
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 13 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School, Independent and Independent
Downloads 1,542
50.

How to Do Things with Hohfeld

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 78, No. 185, 2015
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 1,536