Top 15 or so American Indian Law Articles by SSRN Download from 2014

We did this for 2013 last December, and in 2012. We are trying again by popular demand. And because MSU soon will begin hosting the SSRN Indigenous Nations & Peoples Law eJournal.

1. Human Rights to Culture, Family, and Self-Determination: The Case of Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl
Forthcoming in STEFAN KIRCHNER AND JOAN POLICASTRI, EDS., INDIGENOUS RIGHTS IN INTERNATIONAL LAW.
Kristen A. Carpenter and Lorie Graham
University of Colorado Law School and Suffolk University Law School
Date Posted: February 28, 2014
Working Paper Series
231 downloads

2. Constitutionalism, Federal Common Law, and the Inherent Powers of Indian Tribes
Forthcoming, American Indian Law Review, University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 76
Alexander Tallchief Skibine
University of Utah – S.J. Quinney College of Law
Date Posted: April 17, 2014
Last Revised: April 29, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
213 downloads

3. Native American Lands and the Supreme Court
Journal of Supreme Court History, 38: 369-385, 2013
Angela Riley
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Date Posted: June 19, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
196 downloads

4. Mapping Intergenerational Memories (Part I): Proving the Contemporary Truth of the Indigenous Past
Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 14-01
Robert Hershey , Jennifer McCormack and Gillian E. Newell
University of Arizona – James E. Rogers College of Law , University of Arizona – Department of Geography and Regional Development and Independent
Date Posted: January 12, 2014
Working Paper Series
163 downloads

5. Constitutional Concern, Membership, and Race
Florida International Law Review, 2014, Forthcoming , U of Colorado Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-3
Sarah Krakoff
University of Colorado Law School
Date Posted: April 04, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
126 downloads

6. No Sticks in My Bundle: Rethinking the Indian Land Tenure Problem
Kansas Law Review, Forthcoming
Jessica A. Shoemaker
University of Nebraska – College of Law
Date Posted: May 01, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
107 downloads

7. In Search of a Civil Solution: Tribal Authority to Regulate Nonmember Conduct in Indian Country
Tulsa Law Review, September 2014, Forthcoming
Philip H. Tinker
Kanji & Katzen, PLLC
Date Posted: February 22, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
82 downloads

8. Consumer Credit on American Indian Reservations
Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl , Peter Grajzl , A. Joseph Guse and Richard M. Todd
Virginia Military Institute , Washington and Lee University – Department of Economics , Washington and Lee University – Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics and Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Date Posted: March 14, 2014
Last Revised: May 28, 2014
Working Paper Series
81 downloads

9. Tribes as Innovative Environmental ‘Laboratories’
Elizabeth Ann Kronk Warner
University of Kansas – School of Law
Date Posted: February 14, 2014
Last Revised: February 22, 2014
Working Paper Series
80 downloads

10. Balancing between Two Worlds: A Dakota Woman’s Reflections on Being a Law Professor
Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law & Justice, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2014
Angelique Townsend EagleWoman
University of Idaho – College of Law
Date Posted: June 15, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
72 downloads

11. Finance and Foreclosure in the Colonial Present
Radical History Review, Issue 118 (Winter 2014)
Alyosha Goldstein
University of New Mexico
Date Posted: January 30, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
71 downloads

12. Rising Waters, Rising Threats: The Human Trafficking of Indigenous Women in the Circumpolar Region of the United States and Canada
MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-01
Victoria Sweet
Michigan State University College of Law
Date Posted: February 22, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
73 downloads

13. Tribal Laws & Same-Sex Marriage: Theory, Process, and Content
Ann E. Tweedy
Hamline University School of Law
Date Posted: January 12, 2014
Last Revised: July 18, 2014
Working Paper Series
59 downloads

14. What Does Indigenous Participatory Democracy Look Like? Kahnawà:Ke’s Community Decision Making Process
Review of Constitutional Studies, Vol. 18, No. 1, 2013
Kahente Horn-Miller
Mohawk Council of Kahnawake
Date Posted: May 17, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
57 downloads

15t. In the Name of the Child: Race, Gender, and Economics in Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl
Florida Law Review, Forthcoming
Bethany Berger
University of Connecticut School of Law
Date Posted: March 30, 2014
Last Revised: May 29, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
50 downloads

15t. Essay: Tribal Trustees in Climate Crisis
American Indian Law Journal, Vol. II, Issue II, Spring 2014, Forthcoming
Mary C. Wood
University of Oregon – School of Law
Date Posted: April 05, 2014
Working Paper Series
50 downloads

15t. International and Domestic Law Dimensions of Climate Justice for Arctic Indigenous Peoples
Ottawa Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 113, 2013
Elizabeth Ann Kronk Warner and Randall S. Abate
University of Kansas – School of Law and Florida A&M University – College of Law
Date Posted: February 03, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
50 downloads

18 (honorable mention). Tribal Rights of Action
Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 2, 2014
Seth Davis
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Date Posted: April 04, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
47 downloads

This one is not yet available for download but I’m sure it would have made the list:

Beyond the Indian Commerce Clause
Yale Law Journal, Forthcoming
Gregory Ablavsky
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date Posted: August 14, 2014
Accepted Paper Series

We skipped out on articles about Indigenous peoples outside of the US, so here is a sampling of articles focusing on more international questions: Continue reading