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ROBERT W. BENNETT

2019

Op-Eds/Blog Posts/Popular Press

2018

Articles

2017

Contributions to Books

  • Regional Governance in the United States, in Regional Governance and Development of The Rule-of-law (Law Press China 2017) at 481 (translated to Chinese).

2016

Articles

  • The Document and the Drama, 31 Constitutional Commentary 397 (2016) (reviewing JAMES E. FLEMING, FIDELITY TO OUR IMPERFECT CONSTITUTION (2015)).

Contributions to Books

  • Constitutional Interpretation, in The Oxford Handbook of Language And Law, edited by Peter M. Tiersma and Lawrence M. Solan (paperback ed., with new edits 2016).

2013

Articles

  • Tensions in Melding Democracy and Judicial Review, 2012 Annuario Di Diritto Comparato E Di Studi Legislativi 117.

2012

Contributions to Books

  • Electoral College Reform at the State Level, in America Votes!: A Guide to Modern Election Law and Voting Rights, 2nd edition, edited by Benjamin E. Griffith (American Bar Association, Section of State and Local Government Law 2012) at 305-319.
  • Constitutional Interpretation, in The Oxford Handbook of Language And Law, edited by Lawrence Solan and Peter Tiersma (Oxford University Press 2012) at 114-127.

2011

Books

  • Constitutional Originalism: A Debate (Cornell University Press 2011) (Co-authored by: Lawrence B. Solum).

Articles

  • Judicial Review in the United States, Part I, Volume 2011 of Annuario Di Diritto Comparato E Di Studi Legislativi.

2010

Contributions to Books

  • Current Electoral College Reform Efforts Among the States in Electoral College Reform: Challenges and Possibilities, edited by Gary Bugh (Ashgate 2010) at 187-201.

2009

Books

  • Chi Elegge Il Presidente Degli Stati Uniti?: Il Problema Del Collegio Elettorale (translated by Alessandra De Luca ) (Giuffrè Editore 2009).

Op-Eds/Blog Posts/Popular Press

2008

Articles

  • Possibilities and Problems in the National Popular Vote Movement, 7 Election Law Journal 181-187 (2008).

Contributions to Books

  • Decoding the Electoral College: The History and Controversy of Selecting the President, in Voting In America: How America Votes: Law, Process, And Voter Participation, Volume 1, edited by Morgan E. Felchner (Praeger 2008) at 1-15.

2007

Articles

  • Selecting the President: A Bad Idea Out There in California, 2007 Northwestern University Law Review Colloquy 82 (2007).
  • Continuing the Conversation on Faithless Electors, 156 University of Pennsylvania Law Review Pennumbra 102 (2007).

2006

Books

  • Taming The Electoral College (Stanford University Press 2006).

Articles

  • The Problem of the Faithless Elector: Trouble Aplenty Brewing Just Below the Surface in Choosing the President, 100 Northwestern University Law Review 121-130 (2006).

Contributions to Books

  • Compulsion: Death as Different , in Screening Justice—the Cinema of Law: Significant Films of Law, Order, And Social Justice, edited by Rennard Strickland, Teree E. Foster, and Taunya Lovell Banks (W.S. Hein 2006).

Working Papers

2005

Contributions to Books

  • E-Democracy in the United States, in E-government, The Report of Proceedings of The Fifth Congress of The European Association of Legislation, held in Athens, Greece in November 2002, edited by Ulrich Karpen (Nomos 2005) at 185 .

2004

Articles

  • The Peril That Lurks in Even Numbers: Selecting the President, 7 The Green Bag 2d Ser. 113-119 (2004).

Op-Eds/Blog Posts/Popular Press

  • Fit to Be Tied, New York Times (August 11, 2004).

2003

Op-Eds/Blog Posts/Popular Press

  • The Framers on California -- 'What the...?', Newsday, A31 (August 21, 2003) .
  • Crying 'Crisis' When There Isn't One, Chicago Tribune (May 20. 2003) .

2002

Books

  • Talking It Through: Puzzles of American Democracy (Cornell University Press 2003).

Articles

  • Justifying Dynamism, the new electronic journal Issues In Legal Scholarship, Dynamic Statutory Interpretation: Article 4 (2002).
  • State Coordination in Popular Election of the President Without a Constitutional Amendment, 5 The Green Bag 2d 141-149 (2002).

Contributions to Books

  • Popular Election of the President Without a Constitutional Amendment, in The Longest Night: Polemics and Perspectives on Election 2000, edited by Arthur J. Jacobson and Michel Rosenfeld (University of California Press 2002) at 391-396.
  • Evaluation of Legislation for the United States Congress, in Evaluation of Legislation, Proceedings of The Fourth Congress of the European Association of Legislation, edited by Ulrich Karpen (Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2002) at 44-58.

2001

Articles

  • Counter-Conversationalism and the Sense of Difficulty, 95 Northwestern University Law Review 845-906 (2001) .
  • Response: On Substantiation of Positive Social Theory, 95 Northwestern University Law Review 977-992 (2001) .
  • Popular Election of the President Without a Constitutional Amendment, 4 Green Bag 2d 241 (2001) .

Op-Eds/Blog Posts/Popular Press

  • Illinois Justice, the Scandal of 1969 and the Rise of John Paul Stevens, New York Law Journal (September 11, 2001) .

2000

Articles

  • Should Parents Be Given Extra Votes On Account of Their Children?: Toward A Conversational Understanding of American Democracy, 94 Northwestern University Law Review 503-565 (2000).

1999

Contributions to Books

  • The Senate of the United States, in Role and Function of The Second Chamber: Proceedings of The European Association of Legislation, edited by Ulrich Karpen (Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 1999) at 141-158 .