Straus Institute for the Advanced Study of Law & Justice

Between 2009 and 2014, the Straus Institute for the Advanced Study of Law & Justice welcomed Fellows from around the world and facilitated research and scholarship on a broad range of topics relating to law and justice. Fellows included legal scholars and academics from other disciplines, and most focused their work on a central theme selected annually by the Institute. Read more about the Straus Institute.

Selected Working Papers

Marta Cartabia
The Age of "New Rights"

Douglas Husak
Lifting the Cloak: Prevention Detention as Punishment

Michael Walzer
Global and Local Justice

Frank Zimring
The City that Became Safe: New York and the Future of Crime Control

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