Teaching Resources

 

Incorporating the Justices visit into your class? Want to learn more about Justices Sotomayor and Baer? Below is a list of further reading/viewing materials (including books and articles) by Justice Sonia Sotomayor of the U.S. Supreme Court and Justice Susanne Baer of the German Constitutional Court.

Justice Sonia Sotomayor

Justice Susanne Baer


Justice Sonia Sotomayor

Sorted reverse-chronologically within each section

Books:

My Beloved World. Alfred A. Knopf (2013) ISBN 0-307-59488-2.
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Book Chapters:

Foreword, in The International Judge: An Introduction to the Men and Women Who Decide the World’s Cases (Daniel Terris, Cesare P.R. Romano, and Leigh Swigart eds. 2007).
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Articles:

Another Historical Moment, 53 Fed. Law 29 (2006).
Hein Online

Tribute to John Sexton, 60 N.Y.U. Ann. Surv. Am. L. 23 (2004).
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(with Nicole A. Gordon), Returning Majesty to the Law and Politics: A Modern Approach, 30 Suffolk U. L. Rev. 35 (1996).
Hein Online

Student Note, Statehood and the Equal Footing Doctrine: The Case for Puerto Rican Seabed Rights. 88 Yale L.J. 825 (1979).
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Speeches/Lectures:

Transcript of Commentary on Restoring the Public’s Trust in the Judiciary Upon Receipt of Doctor Honoris Causa, 84 Rev. Jur. U.P.R. 23 (2015).
Hein Online

(with Linda Greenhouse), A Conversation with Justice Sotomayor, 123 Yale L.J. F. 375 (2014).
Hein Online

Justice Sonia Sotomayor Fireside Chat (2014). Other Lectures and Presentations.
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A Latina Judge’s Voice, 13 Berkeley La Raza L. J. 87 (2002).
Hein Online

Thank you to Virginia Nessler, Faculty Services Librarian, and the staff of the Michigan Law Library for their support in compiling these resources.


Justice Susanne Baer

Reverse-chronological order

Nearly all of Baer’s publications may be found on her faculty bibliography page, with the exceptions of three articles found on HeinOnline and one article found at www.quing.eu.  We have reproduced them here.

Books:

Co-author. Comparative Constitutionalism: Cases and Materials. 2nd ed. N. Dorsen et al., co-authors. American Casebook Series. St. Paul: West, 2010.
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Co-editor. Between Success and Disappointment: Gender Equality Policies in an Enlarged Europe. M. Hoheisel, co-editor. Gender kompetent, 4. Bielefeld, Germany: Kleine, 2008. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Book Chapters:

“Equality.” In The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Constitutional Law, edited by M. Rosenfeld and A. Sajó, 982-1001. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.
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“Equal Opportunities and Gender in Research: Germany’s Science Needs a Promotion of Quality.” In Science Education Unlimited: Approaches to Equal Opportunities in Learning Science, edited by T.Tajmel and K.Starl, 103-10. Münster: Waxmann, 2009.
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“‘Very Sexy’ Constructions of the Subject in Law. Remarks on a Task for the ‘Language Police’.” In Law and Language: Theory and Society, edited by F. E. Olsen et al., 347-71. [Dusseldorf, Germany]: Dusseldorf University Press, 2008. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)

“Options of Knowledge: Opportunities in Science.” In Programmes in Higher Education: International Perspectives, edited by S. Grenz, 13-26. Wiesbaden: Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2008. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)

“Germany.” B. Hartung, co-author. In Mapping the Maze: Getting more Women to the Top in Research, by the European Commission; 49-51. Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, 2008. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Co-author. “Group Report: What is the Role of Heuristics in Making Law?” L. Cosmides et al., co-authors. In Heuristics and the Law, edited by G. Gigerenzer and C. Engel, 239-57. Cambridge, Mass.: The MIT Press, 2006. (Report of the 94th Dahlem Workshop on Heuristics and the Law. Berlin, June 6-11, 2004. Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Dignity or Equality?:Responses to Workplace Harassment in European, German, and U.S. Law.” In Directions in Sexual Harassment, edited by C. A. MacKinnon and R. B. Siegel, 582-601. New Haven: Yale Univ. Press, 2004. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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“Citizenship in Europe and the Construction of Gender by Law in the European Charter of Fundamental Rights.” In Gender and Human Rights, edited by K. Knop. The Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law, XII/2. (Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press, 2004): 83-112. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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“Police Power for New Century?: Constitutional Traps and Constitutional Options Reguarding Some Authoritarian Trends in Police Law.” In Out of and Into Authoritarian Law, edited by A. Sajó, 151-67. The Hague: Kluwer Law Intermational, 2003. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.) [sic]
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“Violence: Dilemma of Democracy and Law.” In Freedom of Speech and Incitement Against Democracy, edited by D. Kretzmet and F. K. Hazan, 63-98. The Hague: Kluwer Law International, 2000. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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“Pornography and Sexual Harassment in the EU.” In Sexual Politics and the European Union: The New Feminist Challenge, edited by R. A. Elman, 51-65. Providence, RI: Berghahn Books, 1996. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Journal Articles:

“The Difference a Justice may Make: Remarks at the Symposium for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.” Colum. J. Gender & L. 25, no. 1 (2013): 92-100.
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Susanne Baer, Privatizing Religion. Legal Groupism, No-Go-Areas, and the Public-Private-Ideology in Human Rights Politics, 20 Constellations 68 (2013).

Susanne Baer, Traveling Concepts: Substantive Equality on the Road, 46 Tulsa L. Rev. 59 (2011).
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“The Basic Law at 60 – Equality and Difference: A Proposal for the Guest List to the Birthday Party.” German L. J. 11 (2010): 67-87.
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“A Closer Look at Law: Human Rights as Multi-Level Sites of Struggles Over Multi-Dimensional Equality.” Utrecht L. Rev. 6 (2010): 56-76.
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“Dignity, Liberty, Equality: A Fundamental Rights Triangle of Constitutionalism.” U. Toronto L. J. 59, no. 4 (2009): 417-68.
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Susanne Baer, Theorizing Transnational Law — Observations on a Birthday, 10 German L.J. 1319 (2009).
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Baer, S., Keim, J., & Nowottnick, L., Intersectionality in Gender Training (2009) http://www.quing.eu/files/WHY/baer_keim_nowottnick.pdf.

“‘The End of Private Autonomy’ or Rights-Based Legislation?: The Anti-Discrimination Law Debate in Germany.” Ann. German & Eur. L. 1 (2004): 323-33. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.
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Susanne Baer, Equality: The Jurisprudence of the German Constitutional Court, 5 Colum. J. Eur. L. 249 (1999).
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“Protection against Economic Power in Germany: A Note on Limits of Constitutional Discourse and Problems of Negative Liberties.” Diritto Pubblico 4, no. 3 (1998): 733-49. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)

“A Different Approach to Jurisprudence? Feminisms in German Legal Science, Legal Cultures, and the Ambivalence of Law.” Cardozo Women’s L. J. 3, no. 2 (1996): 251-85. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Reviews:

None in English.

Other Publications:

Co-author. “The Basic Law at 60 – Introduction to the Special Issue.” C. Boulanger et al, co-author. Introduction to German L.J. 11 (2010): 1-7.
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Co-author. “Different Traditions – Similar Challenges: Gender Equalities Policies in an Enlarged Europe – An Introduction.” M. Hoheisel, co-author. Introduction to Between Success and Disappointment: Gender Equality Policies in an Enlarged Europe, by S. Baer and M. Hoheisel, editors, 9-24. Gender kompetent, 4. Bielefeld, Germany: Kleine, 2008. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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