Duncan Kennedy

Carter Professor of General Jurisprudence

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Bibliography


Books


Kennedy, Duncan M. Legal Reasoning : Collected Essays (Davies Group Publishers 2008).

Kennedy, Duncan M. Legal Reasoning, Collected Essays (The Davies Book Publishers, Aurora, CO 2008).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. The Rise & Fall of Classical Legal Thought: With a New Preface by the Author, "Thirty Years Later" (BeardBooks 2006).

Kennedy, Duncan M. Legal Education and the Reproduction of Hierarchy: A Polemic Against the System, A Critical Edition (NYU Press 2004).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. Sexy Dressing, etc. Greek Translation (Dromeas, Athens, 2000).

Kennedy, Duncan M. Libertad y restriccion en la decision judicial. El debate con la teoria critica del derecho (CLS) (Siglo del Hombre Editores, Bogota, 1999).

Kennedy, Duncan M. The Rise and Fall of Classical Legal Thought (1998).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. A Critique of Adjudication [fin de siecle] (Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1997).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. Sexy Dressing, etc (Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1993).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. Forma e sostanza nella giurisdizione di diritto privato (Edizioni Scientifiche Italiane, Naples, 1992).

Kennedy, Duncan M. Legal Education and the Reproduction of Hierarchy (AFAR, Cambridge, 1983).
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Shorter Works in Collection


Kennedy, Duncan M. "A Transnational Genealogy of Proportionality in Private Law" in The Foundations of European Private Law 185 (Hart Publishing, 2011).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "Commentary on Anti-Eviction and Development in the Global South" in Stones of Hope: How African Activists Reclaim Human Rights to Challenge Global Poverty (Stanford University Press, 2010).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "Thoughts on Coherence, Social Values, and National Tradition in Private Law" in The Politics of a European Civil Code 9 (Duncan Kennedy auth., Martijn W. Hesselink ed., Klumer Law International, 2006).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Three Globalizations of Law and Legal Thought: 1850-2000" in The New Law and Economic Development 19 (Duncan Kennedy, Cambridge University Press, 2006).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "A Left Phenomenological Critique of the Hart/Kelsen Theory of Legal Interpretation" in Problemas Contemporaneos de la Filosofia del Derecho (Duncan Kennedy auth., Caceres et al. eds., UNAM, 2005).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Cost-Benefit Analysis of Debtor Protection Rules in Sub-prime Market Default Situations" in Building Assets, Building Credit (Duncan Kennedy auth., Eric Belsky & Nicolas Retsinas eds., Brookings Institution Press, 2004).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Prolog to Diego Lopez Medina" in Teoria impura del derecho, La transformacion de la cultura juridica latinoamericana (Duncan Kennedy, Legis, 2004).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Introduction and Afterward to the republication of Legal Education and the Reproduction of Hierarchy" in A Polemic Against the System, A Critical Edition (NYU Press, Critical America, 2004).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Critique of Rights in Critical Legal Studies" in Left Legalism/Left Critique (Janet Halley & Wendy Brown eds., Duke University Press, 2002).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Forma y sustancia en la Adjudicacion de Derecho Privado" in Sociologia Juridica, Teoria y Sociologia del Derecho en Estados Unidos (M. Villegas ed., Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Facultad de Derecho, 2001).

Kennedy, Duncan M. ""Legal Formalism"" in The International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences 8634 (Elsevier Science Ltd., 2001).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "La education legal como preparcion para la jerarquia" in Desde Otra Mirada: Textos de Teoria Critica del Derecho (Maria Luisa Pique y Christian Courtis trans., Eudeba, 2001).

Kennedy, Duncan M. & Marie Claire Belleau. "Fran?ois G?ny aux ?tats-Unis" in Fran?ois G?ny, mythe et r?alit?s: 1899-1999, centenaire de M?thode d'interpr?tation et sources en droit priv? positif, essai critique: th?mes et commentaires: etudes (Claude Thomasset, et al. eds., ?ditions Yvon Blais, 2000).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Critical Legal Theory" in Law and the Arts (Susan Tiefenbrun ed., Greenwood Press, 1999).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Law and Economics from the Perspective of Critical Legal Studies" in The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the Law 465 (P. Newman ed., Macmillan, 1998).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Comportamenti strategici nell'interpretazione del diritto" in Diritto, giustizia e interpretazione (J. Derrida & G. Vattimo eds., Laterza, 1998).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Legal Education as Training for Hierarchy" in The Politics of Law (David Kairys ed., Pantheon, 1998).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Konsequenzen der richterlichen Entscheidung" in Entscheidungsfolgen als Rechtsgrunde (G. Teubner ed., Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, 1995).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Neither the Market nor the State: Housing Privatization Issues" in A Fourth Way? Privatization, Property, and the Emergence of New Market Economies (G. Alexander & G. Skapska eds., Routledge, 1994).

Kennedy, Duncan M. & Leopold Specht. "Limited Equity Housing Cooperatives as a Mode of Privatization" in A Fourth Way? Privatization, Property, and the Emergence of New Market Economies (G. Alexander & G. Skapska eds., Routledge, 1994).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Note sur l'histoire de cls aux etats-unis" in Dictionaire encyclopedique de theorie et de sociologie du droit (A.J. Arnaud ed., L.G.D.J., 1993).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Avant-propos and Interview preceding translation" in Sexual Abuse, Violences Sexuelles et ?rotisation de la Domination (Paris: Flammarion, 2008).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "Freedom and Constraint in Adjudication: A Critical Phenomenology" in Critical Legal Studies (J. Boyle ed., Dartmouth, 1992).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Form & Substance in Private Law Adjudication" in Critical Legal Studies (Alan Hutchinson ed., Rowman & Littlefield, 1989).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Comment on Rudolf Wietholter's "Materialization and Proceduralization in Modern Law," and "Proceduralization of the Category of Law"" in Critical Legal Thought: An American-German Debate (C. Joerges & D. Trubek eds., Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, 1988).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Toward a Critical Phenomenology of Judging" in The Rule of Law: Ideal or Ideology? (A. Hutchinson & P. Monahan eds., Carswell, 1987).

Kennedy, Duncan M. ""Toward an Historical Understanding of Legal Consciousness: The Case of Classical Legal Thought in America, 1850-1940,"" in Research in Law and Sociology 3 (Steven Spitzer ed., Jai Press, 1980).


Articles in a Periodical


Kennedy, Duncan M. "African Poverty," 87 Washington Law Review 205 (2012).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "Comment on Rudolf Wieth?lter's "Materialization and Proceduralization in Modern Law", and "Proceduralization of the Category of Law"," 12 German Law Journal 474 (2011).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Savigny's Family/Patrimony Distinction and its Place in the Global Genealogy of Classical Legal Thought," 58 American Journal of Comparative Law 811 (2011).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Teaching from the Left in My Anecdotage," 31 New York University Review of Law & Social Change 449 (2007).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Iraq: The Case for Losing," 31 Brooklyn Journal of International Law 667 (2006).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. & Marie-Claire Belleau. "La place de Rene Demogue dans la genealogie de la pensee juridique contemporaine," 56 Revue interdisciplinaire d'etudes juridiques 163 (2006).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Disenchantment of Logically Formal Legal Rationality, or Max Weber's Sociology in the Genealogy of the Contemporary Mode of Western Legal Thought," 55 Hastings L. J. 1031 1031 (2004).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "Introduction, in Symposium: Dismantling Hierarchies in Legal Education," 73 UMKC L. Rev. 231 (2004).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Pierre Schlag's The Enchantment of Reason," 57 Miami Law Review 513 (2003).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "Rationalizing War," Al-Ahram Weekly, 8-14 May, 2003, at 637.
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "Two Globalizations of Law & Legal Thought: 1850-1968," 36 Suffolk University Law Review 631 (2003).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Limited Equity Coop as a Vehicle for Affordable Housing in a Race and Class Divided Society," 46 Howard Law Journal 85 (2002).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "Legal Economics of U.S. Low Income Housing Markets in Light of 'Informality' Analysis," 4 Journal of Law in Society 71 (2002).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "La Funzione Ideologica del Tecnicismo nel Diritto dei Contratti," 20 Rivista Critica del Diritto Privato 317 (2002).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Limited Equity Coop as a Vehicle for Affordable Housing in a Race and Class Divided Society," 46 Howard Law Journal 85 (2002).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "A Semiotics of Critique," 22 Cardozo Law Review 1147 (2001).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Political Stakes in "Merely Technical" Issues of Contract Law," 1 European Review of Private Law 7 (2001).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "From the Will Theory to the Principle of Private Autonomy: Lon Fuller's 'Consideration and Form'," 100 Columbia Law Review 94 (2000).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "Three Papers on Four Boards," 1997 Utah Law Review 371 (1997).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Paradox of American Critical Legalism," 3 European Law Journal 359 (1997).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "La distinzione tra giudice e legislatore," 15 Rivista Critica diDirittoPrivato 383 (1997).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Il pensiero giuridico post-testualista: il caso degli stati uniti," 2 Arts Interpretandi: Annuario di ermeneutica giuridica 197 (1997).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Boola!," 49 Social Text 31 (1996).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Strategizing Strategic Behavior in Legal Interpretation," 1996 Utah Law Review 785 (1996).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "American Constitutionalism as Civil Religion: Notes of an Atheist," 19 Nova Law Review 909 (1995).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "Politicizing the Classroom," 4 University of Southern California Review of Law and Women's Studies 81 (1995).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "Notas sobre la historia de los "Critical Legal Studies" en los Estados Unidos," 25 Themis 103 (1993).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Breve Storia dei Critical Legal Studies negli Stati Uniti," 10 Rivista Critica del Diritto Privato 639 (1992).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Nota sobre la historia de cls en los estados unidos," 11 Doxa 283 (1992).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Sexual Abuse, Sexy Dressing and the Eroticization of Domination," 26 New England Law Review 1309 (1992).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Stakes of Law, or Hale and Foucault!," 15 Legal Studies Forum 327 (1991).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "A Semiotics of Legal Argument," 42 Syracuse Law Review 75 (1991).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Liberal Administrative Style," 41 Syracuse Law Review 801 (1990).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "A Cultural Pluralist Case for Affirmative Action in Legal Academia," 1990 Duke Law Journal 706 (1990).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Giuristi Radicali, Intellectuali e Stato nella Cultura Americana ovvero il mio Discorso per l'istituto Gramsci," 7 Rivista Critica del Diritto Privato 29 (1989).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Radical Intellectuals in American Culture and Politics, or My Talk at the Gramsci Institute," 1 Rethinking Marxism No. 3 2 (1988).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Responsibility of Lawyers for the Justice of their Causes," 18 Texas Tech Law Review 1157 (1987).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Effect of the Warranty of Habitability on Low Income Housing: "Milking" and Class Violence," 15 Forida State Law Review 485 (1987).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Liberal Values in Legal Education," 10 Nova Law Journal 603 (1986).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Freedom & Constraint in Adjudication: A Critical Phenomenology," 36 Journal of Legal Education 518 (1986).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Liberal Values in Legal Education," 10 Nova Law Journal 603 (1986).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. "L'enseignement du droit et la reproduction des hierarchies professionelles," deuxieme semestre Annales de Vaucression 191 (1985).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Role of Law in Economic Thought: Essays on the Fetishim of Commodities," 34 American University Law Review 939 (1985).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Psycho-social CLS: A Comment on the Cardozo Symposium," 6 Cardozo Law Review 1013 (1985).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Psycho-Social CLS: A Comment on the Cardozo Symposium," 6 Cardozo Law Review 1013 (1985).
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Kennedy, Duncan M. & Peter Gabel. "Roll Over Beethoven," 36 Sanford Law Review 1 (1984).

Kennedy, Duncan M. & Karl Klare. "A Bibliography of Critical Legal Studies," 94 Yale L. Review 461 (1984).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Political Significance of the Structure of the Law School Curriculum," 14 Seton Hall Law Review 1 (1983).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Legal Education and the Reproduction of Hierarchy," 32 Journal of Legal Education 591 (1982).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Distributive and Paternalist Motives in Contract and Tort Law, with Special Reference to Compulsory Terms and Unequal Bargaining Power," 41 Maryland Law Review 563 (1982).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Antonio Gramsci and the Legal Sysem," 6 ALSA Forum No. 1 32 (1982).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Stages of the Decline of the Public/Private Distinction," 130 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 1349 (1982).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Rebels From Principle: Changing the Corporate Law Firm from Within," Harvard Law School Bulletin, Fall, 1981.

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Cost-Benefit Analysis of Entitlement Problems: A Critique," 33 Stanford Law Review 387 (1981).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Cost-Reduction Theory as Legitimation," 90 Yale Law Journal 1275 (1981).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Critical Labor Law Theory: A Comment," 4 Industrial Relations Law Journal 503 (1981).

Kennedy, Duncan M. & Frank I. Michelman. "Are Property and Contract Efficient?" 8 Hofstra Law Review 711 (1980).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "First Year Law Teaching as Political Action," 1 Law & Social Problems 47 (1980).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Structure of Blackstone's Commentaries," 28 Buffalo Law Review 205 (1979).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Form & Substance in Private Law Adjudication," 89 Harvard Law Review 1685 (1976).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "Legal Formality," 2 Journal of Legal Studies 351 (1973).

Kennedy, Duncan M. "How the Law School Fails: A Polemic," 1 Yale Review of Law & Social Action 71 (1970).


Articles in a Newspaper


Kennedy, Duncan M. "A Context for Gaza," The Harvard Crimson, February 2, 2009.
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Presentations


Kennedy, Duncan M. "The Social Justice Element in Legal Education in the United States", the Sir Elwyn Jones Lecture, The University of Wales (March 19, 2002).


Miscellaneous Publications


Kennedy, Duncan. Entrevista a Duncan Kennedy by Fernando de la Flor and Ivan Blume (trans.), 50 THEMIS-Revista de Derecho 323 (2004)

Kennedy, Duncan. Interview met Duncan Kennedy, by Pauline Westerman, 3 Nederlands tijdschrift voor Rechtsfilosofie & Rechtstheorie 258 (2004)

Kennedy, Duncan. Shock and Awe Meets Market Shock: The Dangerous Mix of Economic and Military Goals in Iraq, Boston Review 28:5 (October/November 2003).

Kennedy, Duncan. Rationalizing War, 637 Al-Ahram Weekly (8-14 May 2003)

Kennedy, Duncan. Legal Education, Professional Ethics, and Mandatory Pro Bono: A Conversation with Duncan Kennedy, by Ed Baker, PRAXIS, University of Wisconsin Law School, Spring 2001

Kennedy, Duncan An Interview with Duncan Kennedy, by Christine Kuta, 5 Bimonthly Review of Law Books (no. 3, May-June 1994, and no. 4, July-August 1994)

Kennedy, Duncan "A Conversation with Duncan Kennedy", by Gerard Clark, 24 The Advocate, The Suffolk University Law School Journal 2 (1994)

Kennedy, Duncan, Are Lawyers Really Necessary?, Barrister, Fall 1987, at 10, (interview by Vicki Quade).

Kennedy, Duncan. Lizard, Nos. 1-3 (1984)

Kennedy, Duncan "Rebels from Principle: Changing the Coporate Law Firm from Within," Harvard Law Bulletin, 36, 1981.

Kennedy, Duncan California (fiction), The New Yorker, March 17, 1973

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