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POSC210 Law, Politics, & Society: Scholarly Exercise

Review the items below and decide whether they are scholarly

The Bridge. Critical Race Theory
https://cyber.harvard.edu/bridge/CriticalTheory/critical4.htm

When Judges Believe in 'Natural Law'
http://www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2014/01/when-judges-believe-in-natural-law/283311/

Duncan Kennedy – Critical Legal Studies
http://duncankennedy.net/documents/The%20Critique%20of%20Rights%20in%20cls.pdf

Back to the Future: From Critical Legal Studies Forward to Legal Realism
http://scholarship.law.duke.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3291&context=dlj

Legal Information Institute, Critical Legal Theory
https://www.law.cornell.edu/wex/critical_legal_theory

Is it Scholarly?

Authors
– PhD or Professor
Audience
– Other professors
Language
– Difficult to read
Purpose
– To share scholarship and research
Abstract
– Included in the body of the article
Reference list
– Always and usually very lengthy