Alison LaCroix : Publications
Subversion and Sympathy: Gender, Law, and the British Novel. (Oxford University Press, 2013) (edited with Martha Nussbaum). [CU]
"The Interbellum Constitution: Federalism in the Long Founding Moment," 67 Stanford Law Review 397 (2015). [SSRN]
"The Constitution of the Second Generation," 2013 University of Illinois Law Review 1775 (2013). [CU]
"Eavesdropping on the Vox Populi (reviewing Pauline Maier, Ratification: The People Debate the Constitution, 1787-1788 (2010) & Jack Rakove, Revolutionaries: A New History of The Invention of America (2010))," 47 Tulsa Law Review 99 (2011). [CU] [SSRN]
"Rhetoric and Reality in Early American Legal History: A Reply to Gordon Wood," 78 University of Chicago Law Review 733 (2011). [CU]
"The Founders' Fiction: Reading Eighteenth-Century Novels in Company with the American Revolutionaries," 3 Common-Place __ (2009). [CU] [WWW]
"Book Review (reviewing Stephen L. Elkin, Reconstructing the Commercial Republic: Constitutional Design after Madison (2006))," 26 Law and History Review 203 (2008). [CU]
in Neo-Nullification and Neo-Secessionism, Sanford Levinson ed. (University Press of Kansas, forthcoming 2015).
Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History. (forthcoming 2015).
"Introduction," in Subversion and Sympathy: Gender, Law, and the British Novel, Martha Nussbaum & Alison LaCroix eds. (Oxford University Press, 2013) (with Martha Nussbaum). [CU]
"The Lawyer’s Library in the Early American Republic," in Subversion and Sympathy: Gender, Law, and the British Novel, Alison LaCroix & Martha Nussbaum eds. (Oxford University Press, 2013). [CU] [SSRN]
"Drawing and Redrawing the Line: The Pre-Revolutionary Origins of Federal Ideas of Sovereignty," in Transformations in American legal history: essays in honor of professor Morton J. Horwitz (Harvard Law School, 2008). [CU] [WWW]
"Dartmouth College v. Woodward," in Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States., David S. Tanenhaus ed. 2008). [CU]
"'Ogden v. Saunders'," in in "Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States"., David S. Tanenhaus ed. 2008). [CU]
"A Man For All Treasons: Crimes By and Against the Tudor State in the Novels of Hilary Mantel," University of Chicago Public Law & Legal Theory Working Paper, No. 511 (2015).
"Continuity in Secession: The Case of the Confederate Constitution," University of Chicago Public Law & Legal Theory Working Paper, No. 512 (2015). [SSRN]
"A Man For All Treasons (reviewing Hilary Mantel, Wolf Hall (2009) and Bring up the Bodies (2012))," The New Rambler, April 2, 2015. [WWW]
"Why the Supreme Court Should Stop Fetishizing Dictionaries and Start Caring About Words," Balkinization, June 21, 2014 (with Jason Merchant). [WWW]
"The Shadow Powers of Article I," Balkinization, April 18, 2014. [WWW]
"Shooting Alone?: The Decline of the Civic Vision of the Second Amendment (reviewing Saul Cornell, A Well-Regulated Militia: The Founding Fathers and the Origins of Gun Control in America (2006))," H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences On-Line, 2007. [WWW]