Faculty Research

This is a small archive of selected faculty research intended to provide a sampling of the fascinating endeavors in which our faculty are engaged. For a full publications list of a given faculty member, please find him or her in our faculty directory and click "Publications," or view our entire faculty's scholarship in Chicago Unbound.

Research Matters is a biweekly feature in which a member of the faculty talks about some of his or her latest work and its impact and relevance to law and society. To see the Q&A associated with a given work, click "Yes" in the corresponding row below. You can also sort to see which works have Research Matters pieces associated with them.

Title Authorsort icon with Added to the archive Research Matters (Q&A)
"Reply to Five Critics of Why Tolerate Religion?" Leiter, Brian Mar 19, 2015
"Normativity for Naturalists" Leiter, Brian Apr 2, 2015
"Legal Realism and Legal Doctrine" Leiter, Brian Apr 9, 2015
"Nietzsche and Moral Psychology" Leiter, Brian Daniel Telech Apr 16, 2015
"The Invention of Low-Value Speech" Lakier, Genevieve May 11, 2015 Yes
"Rhetoric and Reality in Early American Legal History: A Reply to Gordon Wood" LaCroix, Alison Jul 7, 2011
"The Lawyer's Library in the Early American Republic" LaCroix, Alison Nov 19, 2012
"Eavesdropping on the Vox Populi" LaCroix, Alison Nov 26, 2012
"On Being 'Bound Thereby'" LaCroix, Alison Dec 3, 2012
"What If Madison Had Won? Imagining a Constitutional World of Legislative Supremacy" LaCroix, Alison Dec 10, 2012
"Historical Gloss: A Primer" LaCroix, Alison Jan 23, 2013
"The Interbellum Constitution and the Spending Power" LaCroix, Alison Mar 7, 2013 Yes
"The Shadow Powers of Article I" LaCroix, Alison Jan 29, 2014
"A Man for All Treasons: Crimes by and Against the Tudor State in the Novels of Hilary Mantel" LaCroix, Alison Mar 5, 2015
"Continuity in Secession: The Case of the Confederate Constitution" LaCroix, Alison Mar 5, 2015 Yes
"Litigation as a Measure of Well-Being" Kalantry, Sital Theodore Eisenberg and Nick Robinson Feb 18, 2013
"Women in Prison in Argentina: Causes, Conditions, and Consequences" Kalantry, Sital Jul 12, 2013
"Last Chance, America" Isenbergh, Joseph Jul 20, 2011
"Cliff, Schmiff" Isenbergh, Joseph Aug 17, 2012
"Why Does the Public Cooperate with Law Enforcement? The Influence of the Purposes and Targets of Policing" Huq, Aziz Tom Tyler and Stephen Schulhofer Feb 9, 2011