Mark Tushnet

William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law

Representative Publications


Routledge Handbook of Constitutional Law ( Mark Tushnet, Thomas Fleiner & Cheryl Saunders eds., Routledge forthcoming 2012).
Tushnet, Mark. Why the Constitution Matters (Yale University Press 2010).
Tushnet, Mark. The Constitution of the United States of America: A Contextual Analysis (Hart Publishing 2009).
Tushnet, Mark. Weak Courts, Strong Rights: Judicial Review and Social Welfare Rights in Comparative Constitutional Law (Princeton University Press 2008).
I Dissent: Great Opposing Opinions in Landmark Supreme Court Cases ( Mark Tushnet ed., Beacon Books 2008).
Amar, Vikram & Mark Tushnet. Global Perspectives on Constitutional Law (Oxford University Press 2008).
Fink, Howard, Linda Mullenix, Thomas Rowe & Mark Tushnet. Federal Courts in the Twenty-First Century (LexisNexis 3rd ed. 2007).
Bill of Rights (The International Library of Essays on Rights) ( Mark Tushnet ed., Ashgate 2007).
Tushnet, Mark. Out of Range: Why the Constitution Can't End the Battle Over Guns (Oxford University Press 2007).
Tushnet, Mark & Vicki C. Jackson. Comparative Constitutional Law (Foundation Press 2nd ed. 2006).
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Tushnet, Mark, Francisco Forrest Martin, Stephen J. Schnably, Richard J. Wilson & Jonathan S. Simon. International Human Rights & Humanitarian Law: Treaties, Cases, and Analysis (Cambridge University Press 2006).
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Arguing Marbury v. Madison ( Mark Tushnet ed., Stanford University Press 2005).
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Tushnet, Mark. A Court Divided: The Rehnquist Court and the Future of Constitutional Law (W.W. Norton 2005).
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The Constitution in Wartime: Beyond Alarmisn and Complacency ( Mark Tushnet ed., Duke University Press 2005).
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Tushnet, Mark. Slave Law in the American South: State v. Mann in History and Literature (University Press of Kansas 2003).
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Tushnet, Mark. The New Constitutional Order (Princeton University Press 2003).
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The Oxford Handbook of Legal Studies ( Mark Tushnet & Peter Cane eds., Oxford 2003).
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Defining the Field of Comparative Constitutional law ( Mark Tushnet & Vicki Jackson eds., Praeger 2002).
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Defining the Field of Comparatative Constitutional Law ( Vicki C. Jackson & Mark Tushnet eds., Praeger 2002).
Thurgood Marshall: His Speeches, Writings, Arguments, Opinions and Reminiscences ( Mark Tushnet ed., Library of Black America, Lawrence Hill Books 2001).
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Tushnet, Mark, Geoffrey Stone, Michael Seidman & Cass Sunstein. Constitutional Law: Cases, Text, Materials (Little, Brown 4th ed. 2001).
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Tushnet, Mark & Francisco Forrest Martin. The Rights International Companion to Constitutional Law: An International Human Rights Law Supplement (Kluwer Law International 1999).
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Tushnet, Mark. Taking the Constitution Away From the Courts (Princeton University Press 1999).
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Tushnet, Mark, Michael Seidman, Geoffrey Stone & Cass Sunstein. The First Amendment (Aspen Law and Business 1999).
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Tushnet, Mark. Making Constitutional Law: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court, 1961-1991 (Oxford University Press 1997).
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Tushnet, Mark. Constitional Issues: Abortion (Facts on File 1996).
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Tushnet, Mark & Michael Seidman. Remnants of Belief: Contemporary Constitutional Issues (Oxford University Press 1996).
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Tushnet, Mark. Brown v. Board of Education (Franklin Watts 1995).
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Tushnet, Mark. Making Civil Rights Law: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court, 1936-1961 (Oxford University Press 1994).
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Tushnet, Mark. Constitutional Issues: The Death Penalty (Facts on File 1994).
The Warren Court in Historical Perspective ( Mark Tushnet ed., University Press of Virginia 1993).
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Constitutional Law (International Library of Essays in Law & Legal Theory) ( Mark Tushnet ed., Dartmouth Publishing 1992).
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Comparative Constitutional Federalism ( Mark Tushnet ed., Greenwood Press 1990).
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Tushnet, Mark. Red, White, and Blue: A Critical Analysis of Constitutional Law (Harvard University Press 1988).
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Tushnet, Mark. The Domestic Roots of United States Foreign Policy: The Constitution, Civil Liberties, and the Courts (South End Press 1988).
Tushnet, Mark. The NAACP's Legal Strategy Against Segregated Education, 1925-1950 (University of North Carolina Press 1987).
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Tushnet, Mark & Howard Fink. Federal Courts: Practice and Policy (First ed. 1984).
Tushnet, Mark. American Law of Slavery, 1810-1860, The: Considerations of Humanity and Interest (Princeton University Press 1981).
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Shorter Works in Collection
Tushnet, Mark. "The Rise of Weak-Form Judicial Review" in Comparative Constitutional Law 321 (Tom Ginsburg & Rosalind Dixon eds., Edward Elgar Publishing, 2011).
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Tushnet, Mark. "Constitution of the United States: Interpretation of the Constitution" in The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History (Stanley N. Katz ed., Oxford University Press, 2009).
Tushnet, Mark. "Constitutionalism" in Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States (David S. Tanenhaus ed., Gale Cengage Learning, 2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "Judicial Review" in Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States (David S. Tanenhaus ed., Gale Cengage Learning, 2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "Marshall, Thurgood" in Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States (David S. Tanenhaus ed., Gale Cengage Learning, 2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "Rehnquist Court" in Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States (David S. Tanenhaus ed., Gale Cengage Learning, 2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "World War II and the Growth of Civil Rights" in Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States (David S. Tanenhaus ed., Gale Cengage Learning, 2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Rights Revolution in the Twentieth Century" in The Cambridge History of Law In America, Volume 3 (Michael Grossberg & Christopher Tomlins eds., Cambridge University Press, 2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "The United States of America" in Judicial Activism in Common Law Supreme Courts (Brice Dickson ed., Oxford University Press, 2007).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Supreme Court and the National Political Order: Collaboration and Confrontation" in The Supreme Court and American Political Development (Ronald Kahn & Ken I. Kersch eds., 2006).
Tushnet, Mark. "William Rehnquist's Federalism" in The Rehnquist Legacy (Craig Bradley ed., 2006).
Tushnet, Mark. "The United States: Eclecticism in the Service of Pragmatism" in Interpreting Constitutions: A Comparative Study (Jeffrey Goldsworthy ed., 2006).
Tushnet, Mark. "Some Reflections on Method in Comparative Constitutional Law" in The Migration of Constitutional Ideas 67 (Cambridge University Press, 2006).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Supreme Court's Two Principles of Equality: From Brown to 2003" in From the Grassroots to the Supreme Court: Brown v. Board of EducationAmerican Democracy (Peter Lau ed., 2005).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Warren Court (1954-1968): Procedural Liberalism and Personal Freedom" in The United States Supreme Court: The Pursuit of Justice (Christopher Tomlins ed., 2005).
Tushnet, Mark. "Critical Legal Theory" in The Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Law and Legal Theory (Martin P. Golding & William A. Edmundson eds., 2005).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Evolution of Federalism in the United States: A Continuing Convention?" in Towards a European Constitution: A Historical and Political Comparison with the United States (Michael Gehler, Gunter Bischof, Ludger Kuhnhardt & Rolf Steininger eds., 2005).
Tushnet, Mark. "Opinion" in What Roe v. Wade Should Have Said: The Nation's Top Legal Experts Rewrite America's Most Controversial Decision (Jack M. Balkin ed., 2005).
Tushnet, Mark. "Emergencies and the Idea of Constitutionalism" in At War with Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (Thomas E. Baker & John F. Stack, Jr. eds., 2005).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Jurisprudence of Constitutional Regimes: Alexander Bickel and Cass Sunstein" in The Judiciary and American Democracy: Alexander Bickel, the Countermajoritarian Difficulty, and Contemporary Constitutional Theory (Kenneth D. Ward & Cecilia R. Castillo eds., 2005).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Relationship Between Judicial Review of Legislation and the Interpretation of Non-Constitutional Law, with Reference to Third Party Effect" in The Constitution in Private Relations: Expanding Constitutionalism (Andras Sajo & Renata Uitz eds., 2005).
Tushnet, Mark. "Regras da Corte Suprema Norte-Americana sobre Acao Affirmitava" in Jurisdicao e Dereitos Fundamentais, vol. 1, book 1, Annuario 2004/2005 (Ingo Sarlet ed., 2005).
Tushnet, Mark. "Implementing, Transfomring, and Abandoning Brown" in Brown at 50: The Unfinished Legacy (Deborah Rhode & Charles Ogletree eds., 2004).
Tushnet, Mark. "Judicial Review of Legislation" in The Oxford Book of Legal Studies (Peter Cane & Mark Tushnet eds., 2003).
Tushnet, Mark. "Non-judicial Review" in Protecting Human Rights: Instruments and Institutions (Tom Campbell, Jeffrey Goldsworthy & Adrienne Stone eds., 2003).
Tushnet, Mark. "How the Constitution Shapes Civil Society's Contribution to Policymaking" in In the States, Across the Nation, and Beyond: Democratic and Constitutional Perspectives of Nonprofit Advocacy (Elizabeth J. Reid ed., 2003).
Tushnet, Mark. "Race, State, Market, and Civil Society in Constitutional History" in Constitutionalism and American Culture: Writing the New Constitutional History (Sandra F. VanBurkleo, Kermit L. Hall & Robert J. Kaczorowski eds., 2002).
Tushnet, Mark. "Brown v. Board of Education" in Race on Trial: Law and Justice in American History (Annette Gordon-Read ed., 2002).
Tushnet, Mark. "Patrial Membership and Liberal Political Theory" in Foreign in a Domestic Sense (Christina Duffy Burnett & Burke Marshall eds., 2001).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Constitutional Politics of the Clinton Impeachment" in Aftermath: The Clinton Impeachment and the Presidency in the Age of Political Spectacle (Leonard V. Kaplan & Beverly I. Moran eds., 2001).
Tushnet, Mark. "Scepticism about Judicial Review: A Perspective from the United States" in Sceptical Essays on Human Rights (Tom Campbell, K.D. Ewing & Adam Tomkins eds., 2001).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Conservatism in Bush v. Gore" in Bush v. Gore: The Question of Legitimacy (Bruce Ackerman ed., 2001).
Tushnet, Mark. "Fundamental Rights and Constitutional Guarantees" in International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (N.J. Smelser & Paul. B. Baltes eds., 2001).
Tushnet, Mark. "La proceduralisation de la peine de mort, en droit american" in La Peine de Mort: Droit, histoire, anthropologie, philosophie (Ioannis S. Papadopoulos & Jacques-Henri Robert eds., 2000).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Burger Court in Historical Perspective: The Triumph of Country-Club Republicanism" in The Burger Court: Counter-Revolution or Confirmation? (Bernard Schwartz ed., 1998).
Tushnet, Mark. "Living with a Bill of Rights" in Understanding Human Rights (Conor Gearty & Adam Tomkins eds., 1996).
Tushnet, Mark. "Immigration policy in liberal political theory" in Justice in Immigration (Warren Schwartz ed., 1995).
Tushnet, Mark. "Affirmative Action and the Ethics of Pedagogy" in An Ethical Education: Community and Morality in the Multicultural University (M.N.S. Sellers ed., 1994).
Tushnet, Mark. "Dual Office Holding and the Constitution: A View from Hayburn's Case" in Journal of Supreme Court History 44Origins of the Federal Judiciary: Essays on the Judiciary Act of 1789 (Maeva Marcus ed., 1990).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Federalist and the Institutions of Fundamental Rights" in The Framers and Fundamental Rights (Robert Licht ed., 1991).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Politics of Constitutional Law" in The Politics of Law (David Kairys ed., 1990).
Tushnet, Mark. "Public Choice Constitutionalism and Economic Rights" in Liberty, Property, and the Future of Constitutional Development (Ellen Frankel Paul & Howard Dickman eds., 1990).
Tushnet, Mark. "Law and Group Rights: Federalism as a Model" in Law and the Community: The End of Individualism? (Allan Hutchinson & Leslie Green eds., 1989).
Tushnet, Mark. "Some Current Controversie in Critical Legal Studies" in Critical Legal Thought: A German-American Debate (Christian Joerges & David Trubek eds., 1989).
Tushnet, Mark. "Fugitive Slave Law of 1850" in Encyclopedia of Afro-American Slavery (Randall Miller & John David Smith eds., 1988).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Constitution from a Progressive Point of View" in A Less Than Perfect Union: Radical Perspectives on the U.S. Constitution (Jules Lobel ed., 1988).
Tushnet, Mark. "Constitutionalism and Critical Legal Studies" in Constitutionalism: The Philosophical Dimension (Alan Rosenbaum ed., 1988).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Relevance of the Framers' Natural Law Views to Contemporary Constitutional Interpretation" in Constitutionalism in Perspective: the United States Constitution in Twentieth Century Politics (Sarah Thurow ed., 1988).
Tushnet, Mark. "Comment" in The Civil Rights Movement in America (Charles Eagles ed., 1986).
Tushnet, Mark. "Judicial Activism and the Welfare State: A Debate (with Kenneth M. Holland)" in The New Federalist Papers (J. Jackson Barlow, Dennis J. Mahoney & John G. West eds., 1985).
Tushnet, Mark. "Organizinig Civil Rights Litigation: The NAACP's Experience" in Ambivalent Legacy: A Legal History of the South (David Bodenheimer & James Ely eds., 1984).
Tushnet, Mark. "Corporations and Free Speech" in The Politics of Law (David Kairys ed., 1982).
Tushnet, Mark. "Should Courts Govern? The Law of the Public Bureaucracy" in Governing Through Courts (Marlyn May, James Foster & Richard Gambitta eds., 1981).

Articles in a Periodical
Tushnet, Mark. "Abolishing Judicial Review," 27 Constitutional Commentary 581 (2011).
Tushnet, Mark. ""I Couldn't See it Until I Believed it"," 125 Harvard Law Review Forum 1 (2011).
Tushnet, Mark. ""Two Paths, One Result": A (Heavily Qualified) Defense of Consensus Constitutionalism," 89 Texas Law Review 157 (2011).
Tushnet, Mark. "Entrenching Good Government Reforms," 34 Harvard Journal on Law and Public Policy 873 (2011).
Tushnet, Mark. "Theory and Practice in Statutory Interpretation," 43 Texas Tech Law Review 1185 (2011).
Tushnet, Mark. "Administrative Law in the 1930s: The Supreme Court's Accommodation of Progressive Legal Theory," 60 Duke Law Journal 1565 (2011).
Tushnet, Mark. "Bush's Legal Detour," 47 Trial 54 (2011) (reviewing Peter Margulies, New York University Press, Law's Detour ).
Tushnet, Mark. "Some Current Controversies in Critical Legal Studies," 12 German Law Journal 290 (2011).
Tushnet, Mark. "Progressive Constitutionalism: What is "It"?" 72 Ohio State Law Journal 1073 (2011).
Tushnet, Mark. "How Different are Waldron's and Fallon's Core Cases for and Against Judicial Review?" 30 Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 49 (2010).
Tushnet, Mark. "Incentives in the Supreme Court," 78 George Washington Law Review 1300 (2010).
Tushnet, Mark. "How Do Constitutions Constitute Constitutional Identity?" 8 International Journal of Constitutional Law 671 (2010).
Tushnet, Mark. "How Courts Implement Social Policy," 45 Tulsa Law Review 855 (2010).
Tushnet, Mark. "Legal Reasoning in Congress," 95 Iowa Law Review Bulletin 81 (2010).
Tushnet, Mark. "Harry Kalven and Kenneth Karst in the Supreme Court Review: Reflections After Fifty Years," 2010 Supreme Court Review 35 (2010).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Meritocratic Egalitarianism of Thurgood Marshall," 52 Howard Law Journal 691 (2009).
Tushnet, Mark. "Constitutional Workarounds," 87 Texas Law Review 1499 (2009).
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Tushnet, Mark. "Citizen as Lawyer, Lawyer as Citizen," 50 William & Mary Law Review 1379 (2009).
Tushnet, Mark. "Heller and the Perils of Compromise," 13 Lewis & Clark Law Review 419 (2009).
Tushnet, Mark. "Introduction: Legislation and the Law of Politics (Symposium: Election Law)," 46 Harvard Journal on Legislation 211 (2009).
Tushnet, Mark. "A Political Perspective on the Theory of the Unitary Executive," 12 University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law 313 (2009).
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Tushnet, Mark. "The Inevitable Globalization of Constitutional Law," 49 Virginia Journal of International Law 985 (2009).
Tushnet, Mark. "Permissible Gun Regulations After Heller: Speculations About Method and Outcome," 56 UCLA Law Review 1425 (2009).
Tushnet, Mark. "Some Notes on Congressional Capacity to Interpret the Constitution," 89 Boston University Law Review 499 (2009).
Tushnet, Mark. "State V. Mann: Why Ruffin?" 87 North Carolina Law Review 967 (2009).
Tushnet, Mark. "Interpreting the Right to Bear Arms -- Gun Regulation and Constitutional Law," 358:14 New England Journal of Medicine 1424 (2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "Some Skepticism About Normative Constitutional Advice," 49 William & Mary Law Review 1473 (2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Political Constitution of Emergency Powers: Parliamentary and Separation-of-Powers Regulation," 3 International Journal of Law in Context 275 (2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "Dialogic Judicial Review," 61 Arkansas Law Review 205 (2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Future of the Second Amendment," 1 Albany Government Law Review 354 (2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "Legislative and Executive Stare Decisis," 83 Notre Dame Law Review 1339 (2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "Fisher, Risk Regulation and Administrative Constitutionalism," 14 European Law Journal 680 (2008) (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Nelson, Thomas Paine: Enlightenment, Revolution, and the Birth of Modern Nations," 70 The Historian 118 (2008) (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Kreitner, Calculating Promises," 39 Journal of Interdisciplinary History 144 (2008) (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "What Consequences Do Ideas Have?" 87 Texas Law Review 447 (2008) (reviewing Steven M. Teles, Princeton University Press, The Rise of the Conservative Legal Movement: The Battle for Control of the Law (2008)).
(Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-03)
Tushnet, Mark. "Response," 26 Quinnipiac Law Review 727 (2008).
(in Symposium: The Sixth Conference on Law and Philosophy: The Work of Mark Tushnet)
Tushnet, Mark. "Heller and the New Originalism," 69 Ohio State Law Journal 609 (2008).
Tushnet, Mark. "Kelly, Governing with the Charter: Legislative and Judicial Activism and Framers' Intent," 41 Canadian Journal of Political Science 507 (2008) (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Fisher, The Constitution and 9/11: Recurring Threats to America's Freedoms," 18 Law & Politics Book Review 1074 (2008) (book review).
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Tushnet, Mark. "The Political Constitution of Emergency Powers: Some Lessons from Hamdan," 91 Minnesota Law Review 1451 (2007).
Tushnet, Mark. "Symposium Foreword: The First (and Last?) Term of the Roberts Court," 42 Tulsa Law Review 495 (2007).
Tushnet, Mark. "Ackerman, Before the Next Attack," 122 Political Science Quarterly 316 (2007) (article review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Dyzenhaus, The Constitution of Law," 2007 Public Law 604 (2007) (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Zelden, The Battle for Black Ballots," 38 Journal of Interdisciplinary History 311 (2007) (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Baker, The Rescue of Joshua Glover," 94 Journal of American History 565 (2007) (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Magliocca, Andrew Jackson and the Constitution," 112 American Historical Review 1531 (2007) (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Constitutional Interpretation Outside the Courts (Currie, The Constitution in Congress)," 37 Journal of Interdisciplinary History 415 (2007) (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Property, Contracts, and Politics (Scott, Degrees of Freedom: Louisiana and Cuba After Slavery)," 105 Mich. L. Rev. 1223 (2007) (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Litigation Campgains and the Search for Constitutional Rules," 6 Journal of Appellate Practice and Process 101 (2004).
Tushnet, Mark. "Some Legacies of Brown v. Board Education," 90 Virginia Law Review 1693 (2004).
Tushnet, Mark. "Defending Korematsu?: Reflections on Civil Liberties in Wartime," 2003 Wisconsin Law Review 273 (2003).
Tushnet, Mark. "Alarmism versus Moderation in Responding to the Rehnquist Court," 78 Indiana Law Journal 47 (2003).
Tushnet, Mark. "New Forms of Judicial Review and the Persistence of Rights - and Democracy-Based Worries," 38 Wake Forest Law Review 813 (2003).
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Tushnet, Mark. "Panel Discussion (on Brown v. Board of Education)," 52 Mercer Law Review 581, 612-619, 624, 628 (2001).
Tushnet, Mark. "Progressive Era Race Relations Cases in Their "Traditional" Context," 51 Vanderbilt Law Review 993 (1998).
Tushnet, Mark. "Plessy v. Ferguson in Libertarian Perspective," 16 Law and Philosophy 245 (1997).
Tushnet, Mark. "New Histories of the Private Law of Slavery," 18 Cardozo Law Review 301 (1996).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Jurisprudence of Thurgood Marshall," 1996 University of Illinois Law Review 1129 (1995).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Supreme Court and Race Discrimination, 1967-199: The View from the Marshall Papers," 36 William and Mary Law Review 473 (1995).
Tushnet, Mark. "Slavery, Civil Society, and Authority Over the Body," 2 Graven Images 111 (1995).
Tushnet, Mark. "Themes in Warren Court Biographies," 70 N.Y.U. Law Review 748 (1995).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Significance of Brown v. Board of Education," 80 Virginia L. Rev. 173 (1994).
Tushnet, Mark. "Thayer's Target: Judicial Review or Democracy?" 88 Northwestern University Law Review 9 (1993).
Tushnet, Mark. "Writing Supreme Court History," 1993 Journal of Supreme Court History 11 (1993).
Tushnet, Mark. "Contemporary Issues of Race Relations," 24 Rutgers Law Journal 699 (1993).
Tushnet, Mark. "Lawyer Thurgood Marshall," 44 Stan. L. Rev. 1277 (1992).
Tushnet, Mark. "Thurgood Marshall and the Brethren," 80 Georgetown Law Journal 2109 (1992).
Tushnet, Mark. "Public Law Litigation and the Ambiguities of Brown," 61 Fordham Law Review 23 (1992).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Legitimation of the Administrative State: Some Aspects of the Work of Thurgood Marshall," 5 Studies in American Political Development 94 (1991).
Tushnet, Mark. "Change and Continuity in the Concept of Civil Rights: Thurgood Marshall and Affirmative Action," 8 Social Philosophy and Policy 150 (1991).
Tushnet, Mark. "Thurgood Marshall and the Rule of Law," 35 Howard Law Journal 7 (1991).
Tushnet, Mark & Katya Lezin. "What Really Happened in Brown v. Board of Education," 91 Columbia Law Review 1867 (1991).
Tushnet, Mark. "Toward a Revisionist History of the Supreme Court," 36 Cleveland State Law Review 319 (1988).
Tushnet, Mark. "Political Aspects of the Changing Meaning of Equality in Constitutional Law: The Equal Protection Clause, Dr. Du Bois, and Charles Hamilton Houston," 74 Journal of American History 884 (1987).
Tushnet, Mark. "A Comment on the Critical Method in Legal History," 6 Cardozo Law Review 997 (1985).
Tushnet, Mark. "Thurgood Marshall as a Lawyer: The Campaign Against School Segreation: 1945-1950," 40 Maryland Law Review 411 (1981).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Dilemmas of Liberal Constitionalism," 42 Ohio State Law Journal 411 (1981).
Tushnet, Mark. "Comment: Deviant Science in Constutional Law Scholarship," 59 Texas Law Review 815 (1981).
Tushnet, Mark. "Darkness on the Edge of Town: The Contributions of John Hart Ely to Constitutional Scholarship," 89 Yale Law Journal 1037 (1980).
Tushnet, Mark. "Approaches to the Study of the Law of Slavery," 25 Civil War History 329 (1979).
Tushnet, Mark. "Rethinking the Dormant Commerce Clause," 1979 Wisconsin Law Review 125 (1979).
Tushnet, Mark. "A Marxist Analysis of American Law," 1 Marxist Perspectives 96 (1978).
Tushnet, Mark. "Higginbotham, In the Matter of Color," 45 University Chicago Law Review 906 (1978) (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Perspectives on the Development of American Law: A Critical Review of Friedman's "History of American Law"," 1977 Wisconsin Law Review 81 (1977).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Logic of Experience: Oliver Wendell Holmes on the Supreme Judicial Court," 63 Virginia Law Review 975 (1977).
Tushnet, Mark. "The Right to One's Good Name: An Examination of the Performance of Mr. Justice Rehnquist," 64 Kentucky Law Journal 753 (1976).
Tushnet, Mark. "The American Law of Slavery, 1810-1860: A Study in Persistence of Legal Autonomy," 10 Law and Society Review 119 (1975).
Tushnet, Mark. "The New Property: The Burger Court and the Due Process Clause," 1975 Supreme Court Review 261 (1975).
Tushnet, Mark. "Constitutional Limitation of Substantive Criminal Law: An Examination of the Meaning of Mullaney v. Wilbur," 55 Boston University Law Review 775 (1975).
Tushnet, Mark. "". . .And only wealth will buy you justice": Some Notes onthe Supreme Court, 1972 Term," 1974 Wisconsin Law Review 177 (1974).
Tushnet, Mark. "Lumber and the Legal Process," 1972 Wisconsin Law Review 114 (1972).
Tushnet, Mark. "Swift v. Tyson Exhumed," 79 Yale L. J. 284 (1969).

Articles in a Newspaper
Tushnet, Mark. "Parting Shots," Guardian Online, 2008, Comment is Free.
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Tushnet, Mark. "Martin Garbus, The Next 25 Years," Trial, Oct. 2007, at 57 (book review).
Tushnet, Mark. "Ricochet," The Chronicle Review, Sept. 21, 2007, B-4.
Tushnet, Mark. "Who's Behind the Integration Decision?" Los Angeles Times, July 7, 2007, Op-Ed.

Working or Discussion Papers
Tushnet, Mark. "Against Judicial Review," Harvard Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Working Paper Series, No. 09-20 (2009).
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Tushnet, Mark. "Two Essays on District of Columbia vs. Heller," Harvard Public Law Working Paper, No. 08-17 (forthcoming).
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Representative Publications