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Margaret Jane Radin

Margaret Jane Radin

Henry King Ransom Professor of Law Emerita
Member of University of Michigan Law School Faculty 2007-



Books

  • Boilerplate: The Fine Print, Vanishing Rights, and the Rule of Law. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2013.
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  • Co-editor. Securing Privacy in the Internet Age. A. Chander and L. Gelman, co-editors. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2008.
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  • Co-author. Internet Commerce: The Emerging Legal Framework [Cases & Materials]. 2nd ed. J. A. Rothchild et al., co-authors. University Casebook Series. New York: Foundation Press, 2006. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • Co-editor. Intellectual Property and the Internet [Cases and Materials]. J. A. Rothchild and G. M. Silverman, co-editors. University Casebook Series. New York: Foundation Press, 2004. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
  • Internet Commerce: The Emerging Legal Framework [Cases & Materials]. J. A. Rothchild and G. M. Silverman, co-authors. University Casebook Series. New York: Foundation Press, 2002. (Also co-authored 2004 supplement. Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • Contested Commodities. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1996. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • Reinterpreting Property. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Book Chapters

  • "The Fiduciary State and Private Ordering." In Contract, Status, and Fiduciary Law, edited by P. B. Miller and A. S. Gold, 315-29. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.
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  • "Boilerplate: A Threat to the Rule of Law?" In Private Law and the Rule of Law, edited by L. M. Austin and D. Klimchuk. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.
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  • "An Analytical Framework for Legal Evaluation of Boilerplate." In Philosophical Foundations of Contract Law, edited by G. Lestas, P. Saprai, and G. Klass. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.
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  • "Boilerplate Today: The Rise of Modularity and the Waning of Consent." In Boilerplate: The Foundation of Market Contracts, edited by O. Ben-Shahar, 189-99. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. (Adapted from an essay originally published under the same title in Mich. L. Rev. 104, no. 5 (2006): 1223-34.)
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  • "Reconsidering the Rule of Law." In The Rule of Law and the Separation of Powers, edited by R. Bellamy. International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory, Second Series. Burlington, Vt.: Ashgate, 2005. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
  • "Contested Commodities." In Rethinking Commodification: Cases and Readings in Law and Culture, edited by M. M. Ertman and J. C. Williams, 81-95. New York: New York University Press, 2005. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Market-Inalienability." In Families by Law: An Adoption Reader, edited by N. R. Cahn and J. H. Hollinger, 319-23. New York: New York University Press, 2004. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
  • "Information Tangibility." In Economics, Law and Intellectual Property: Seeking Strategies for Research and Teaching in a Developing Field, edited by O. Granstrand, 395-418. Boston: Kluwer, 2003. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Incomplete Commodification in the Computerized World." In The Commodification of Information, edited by N. Elkin-Korin and N. W. Netanel, 3-22. Information Law Series, 11. The Hague, The Netherlands: Kluwer Law International, 2002. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Can the Rule of Law Survive Bush v. Gore." In Bush v. Gore: The Question of Legitimacy, edited by B. Ackerman, 110-25. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2002. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Intellectual Property and Intellectual Capital: The Role of Nonproprietary Technologies." E. Sawyer, co-author. In Capital for Our Time: The Economic, Legal, and Management Challenges of Intellectual Capital, edited by N. Imparato, 70-84. Stanford, Calif.: Hoover Institution Press, 1999. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Government Interests and Takings: Cultural Commitments of Property and the Role of Political Theory." In Public Values in Constitutional Law, edited by S. E. Gottlieb, 69-96. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1993. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "The Constitution and the Liberal Conception of Property." In Judging the Constitution: Critical Essays on Judicial Lawmaking, edited by W. M. McCann and G. L. Houseman, 205-27. Scott, Foresman/Little, Brown Series in Political Science. Glenview, Ill.: Scott, Foresman & Co., 1989. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Journal Articles


Reviews

  • Review of The 3-1/2 Minute Transaction: Boilerplate and the Limits of Contract Design, by R. E. Scott and M. Gulati. Law & Pol. Book Rev. 23, no. 6 (2013): 302-4.
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  • Review of Death Penalties: The Supreme Court's Obstacle Course, by R. Berger. J. Crim. L. & Criminology 74, no. 3 (1983): 1115-22. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Other Publications

  • "The Subject of and Object of Commodification." M. Sunder, co-author. Introduction to Rethinking Commodification: Cases and Readings in Law and Culture, by M. M. Ertman and J. C. Williams, co-editors, 8-29. New York: New York University Press, 2005. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • J. A Rothchild and G. M. Silverman, co-authors. Preface to Intellectual Property and the Internet [Cases and Materials], by M. J. Radin, J. A. Rothchild, and G. M. Silverman, co-editors, v. University Casebook Series. New York: Foundation Press, (2004). (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
  • J. Rothchild and G. M. Silverman, co-authors. Preface to Internet Commerce: The Emerging Legal Framework [Cases & Materials], by M. J. Radin et al, co-authors, v-vii. University Casebook Series. New York: Foundation Press, (2002). (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Reprints (Articles and other publications reprinted in full and Law Quadrangle)

  • "The Liberal Conception of Property: Cross Currents in the Jurisprudence of Takings." In Economics of Constitutional Law Volume II: Individual Rights, 20-49. Economic Approaches to Law, vol. 25. Northampton, Mass.: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2009. (Originally published under the same title in Colum. L. Rev. 88, no. 8 (1988): 1667-96.)
  • "Regulation by Contract, Regulation by Machine." In Law and Society: Approaches to Cyberspace, edited by P. S. Berman, 265-79. Burlington, Vt.: Ashgate Publishing Ltd., 2007. (Originally published under the same title in J. Institutional & Theoretical Econ. 160, no. 1 (2004): 142-56.)
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Works in Progress & Working Papers

  • What Boilerplate Said: A Response to Omri Ben-Shahar (and a Diagnosis). University of Michigan Public Law & Legal Theory Research Paper No. 392; University of Michigan Law & Economics Research Paper No. 14-007. Working Paper.
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