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Richard A. Primus

Theodore J. St. Antoine Collegiate Professor of Law
Member of University of Michigan Law School Faculty 2001-


Forthcoming | Books | Book Chapters | Journal Articles | Reviews
Other Publications | Reprints | Works in Progress & Working Papers


  • "Why Enumeration Matters." Mich. L. Rev. (Forthcoming, 2016).
    Full Text: SSRN
  • "Of Visible Race-Consciousness and Institutional Role: Equal Protection and Disparate Impact after Ricci and Inclusive Communities." In Title VII of the Civil Rights Act After 50 Years: Proceedings of the New York University 67th Annual Conference on Labor. LexisNexis Publishing, Forthcoming.
    Full Text: SSRN


  • The American Language of Rights. Ideas in Context. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 1999. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
    MLaw Catalog

Book Chapters

  • "The Paradigm of the Holocaust will not Last Forever." In God, Faith, and Identity from the Ashes: Reflections of Children and Grandchildren of Holocaust Survivors, edited by M. Z. Rosensaft, 132-4. Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights Publishing, 2014.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository
  • "An Introduction to the Nature of American Rights." In The Nature of Rights at the American Founding and Beyond, edited by B. A. Shain, 15-24. Charlottesville, Va.: Univ. of Virginia Press, 2007.
    MLaw Catalog
    Full Text: WWW

Journal Articles


  • "The Future Resists Control." Review of We the People, Volume 3: The Civil Rights Revolution, by B. Ackerman. Balkanization, May 1, 2014.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | WWW
  • "In the Beginnings." Review of America's Constitution: A Biography, by A. R. Amar. New Republic April 24, 2006 (2006): 27-33.
    Full Text: EBSCOhost (UMich users) | EBSCOhost
  • "The Canon Has a History." Review of Legal Canons, by J. M. Balkin and S. Levinson, editors. Yale J. L. & Human. 14, no. 1 (2002): 221-4.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | HEIN (UMich users) | HEIN | Westlaw
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Other Publications | Reprints | Works in Progress & Working Papers

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