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Publications by Robert A. Kagan


Institutions and Public Law: Comparative Approaches, Peter Lang (co-edited with Tom Ginsburg) (2005)

Dynamics of Regulatory Change: How Globalization Affects National Regulatory Policies, University of California Press (co-edited with David Vogel) (2004)

Adversarial Legalism and American Government: The American Way of Life, Harvard University Press (2003)

Shades of Green: Business, Regulation, Environment, (with Neil Gunningham & Dorothy Thorton) Stanford University Press (2003)

Going by the Book: The Problem of Regulatory Unreasonableness, (with Eugene Bardach) A 20th Century Fund Study. Temple University Press, 1982, reprinted with new introduction, Transaction Books (2002)

Legality and Community: On the Intellectual Legacy of Philip Selznick , Rowman & Littlefield/Berkeley Pubilc Policy Press (co-edited with Martin Krygier & Kenneth Winston) (2002)

Regulatory Encounters: Multinational Corporations and Adversarial Legalism, University of California Press (Co-edited with Lee Axelrad) (2000)


�Marshall v. Barlow�s, Inc.: Legitimating Regulatory Enforcement�, in Peter Strauss, Ed., Administrative Law Stories, (with Rachel VanSickle-Ward) Foundation Press (2006)

"General Deterrance and Corporate Environmental Behavior", Law & Policy 27, (with Dorothy Thorton & Neil Gunningham) 262-288 (2005)

"Motivating Management: Corporate Compliance in Environmental Protection", Law & Policy 27, 289-316 (2005)

"Social License and Environmental Protection: Why Businesses Go Beyond Compliance", Law & Social Inquiry 29, (with Neil Gunningham & Dorothy Thornton) 307-341 (2004)

"American Courts and the Policy Dialogue: The Role of Adversarial Legalism", Making Policy, Making Law: An Interbranch Perspective, Georgetown University Press (2004)

�Regulators and Regulatory Processes", The Blackwell Companion to Law and Society, Austin Sarat, ed. Blackwell (2004)

"On Surveying the Whole Legal Forest", 28 Law & Social Inquiry, (response in "Review Symposium on Kagan's Adversarial Legalism: The American Way of Law") 833-72 (2003)

�Sources of Corporate Environmental Performance�, California Management Review, (with Thornton & Gunningham) (2003)

"Explaining Corporate Environmental Performance: How Does Regulation Matter", Law & Society Review 37, (with Neil Gunningham & Dorothy Thorton) 51-89 (2003)

"Adversarial Legalism and American Criminal Justice", The Japanese Adversary System in Context: Controversies and Comparisons, Palgrave/Macmillian (2002)

�Rules in the Legal Process�, in International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, Elsevier (2002)

�On Responsive Law�, in Robert A. Kagan, Martin Krygier & Kenneth Winston, eds., Legality and Community: On the Intellectual Legacy of Philip Selznick, (Institute of Governmental Studies Press/Rowman & Littlefield, 2001), also printed as �Introduction� to Philippe Nonet and Philip Selznick, Law and Society in Transition: Toward Responsive Law (second printing) Transaction Books (2001)

�The Politics of Tobacco Regulation in the United States� (with William Nelson), in Robert Rabin & Stephen Sugarman, eds. Regulating Tobacco, Oxford University Press (2001)