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The Transformation of a Social Movement into Law?: The SCLC and NAACP's Campaigns for Civil Rights Reconsidered In Light of the Educational Activism of Septima Clark
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis, 1999)
This article reconsiders the efficacy of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference's (SCLC) and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People's (NAACP's) strategies for achieving civil rights by comparing ...
Law, Society, Identity and the Making of the Jim Crow South: Travel and Segregation on Tennessee Railroads, 1875-1905
This article reexamines the well-known debate over the origins of de jure segregation in the American South, which began in 1955 with the publication of C. Vann Woodward's The Strange Career of Jim Crow. Arguing that the ...
Taking Behavioralism Seriously: Some Evidence of Market Manipulation
An important lesson of behavioralist research is that individuals' perceptions and preferences are highly manipulable. This article presents empirical evidence of market manipulation, a previously unrecognized source of ...
Taking Behavioralism Seriously: The Problem of Market Manipulation
For the past few decades, cognitive psychologists and behavioral researchers have been steadily uncovering evidence that human decisionmaking processes are prone to nonrational, yet systematic, tendencies. These researchers ...
Evaluating the Costs and Benefits of Taxing Internet Commerce
(National Tax Association, 1999)
Current tax law--and the current technical architecture of the Internet--make it difficult to enforce sales taxes on most Internet commerce. This has generated considerable policy debate. In this paper, we analyze the costs ...
The Un-Microsoft Un-Remedy: Law Can Prevent the Problem That It Can't Patch Later
(Connecticut Law Review Association, University of Connecticut School of Law, 1999)
Microsoft has brilliantly exploited its current control of the personal computer operating system (OS) market to grant itself advantages towards controlling tomorrow's operating system market as well. This is made possible ...
(Harvard International Relations Council, 1999)
The International Anti-Corruption Campaign
(Connecticut Journal of International Law Association, 1999)