Articles, Essays, and Book Reviews


Deborah Jones Merritt & Kyle P. McEntee, Gender Equity in Law School Enrollment: An Elusive Goal, J. Legal Educ. (2019) (forthcoming).
Links: SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Robert M. Krivoshey: Friend and Teacher, 79 Ohio St. L.J. 7 (2018).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Ruth Colker, Ellen E. Deason, Monte Smith, & Abigail B. Shoben, Formative Assessments: A Law School Case Study, 94 U. Det. Mercy L. Rev. 387 (2018).
Links: Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Andrew Lloyd Merritt, Agreements to Improve Student Aid: An Antitrust Perspective, 67 J. Legal Educ. 17 (2017).
Links: OSU Library Link | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Cognition and Justice: New Ways to Think Like a Lawyer, 69 Ark. L. Rev. 47 (2016).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Hippocrates and Socrates: Professional Obligations to Educate the Next Generation, 51 Wake Forest L. Rev. 403 (2016).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, What Happened to the Class of 2010? Empirical Evidence of Structural Change in the Legal Profession, 2015 Mich. St. L. Rev. 1043 (2015).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt, The Job Gap, the Money Gap, and the Responsibility of Legal Educators, 41 Wash. U. J.L. & Pol'y 1 (2013).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Daniel C. Merritt, Unleashing Market Forces in Legal Education and the Legal Profession, 26 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 367 (2013).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Social Media, the Sixth Amendment, and Restyling: Recent Developments in the Federal Law of Evidence, 28 Touro L. Rev. 27 (2012).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Martin A. Schwartz & Hon. William G. Young, Trial Evidence 2011: Advocacy, Analysis, and & Illustrations, 28 Touro L. Rev. 1 (2012).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Symposium, The Restyled Federal Rules of Evidence, 53 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 1435 (2012).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Responsibility-Rights in the Legal Profession, 43 Ariz. St. L.J. 1257 (2011).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Tribute to Retired Chief Justice Ruth V. McGregor, 42 Ariz. St. L. J. 375 (2010).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Piercing the Brilliant Veil: Two Stories of American Racism, 85 Ind. L.J. 1255 (2010).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Pedagogy, Progress, and Portfolios, 25 Ohio St. J. on Disp. Resol. 7 (2009).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Legal Education in the Age of Cognitive Science and Advanced Classroom Technology, 14 B.U. J. Sci. & Tech L. 39 (2008).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Bias, the Brain, and Student Evaluations of Teaching, 82 St. John's L. Rev. 235 (2008).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Daniel C. Merritt, The Future of Religious Pluralism: Justice O’Connor and the Establishment Clause, 39 Ariz. St. L.J. 895 (2007).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Justice Sandra Day O’Connor: The Framers’ “First Woman”, 31 J. Sup. Ct. Hist. 107 (2006).
Links: OSU Library Link |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Brown’s Legacy: The Promises and Pitfalls of Judicial Relief, 56 Negro Educ. Rev. 51 (2005).
Links: OSU Library Link | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt & David M. Lieberman, Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Jurisprudence of Opportunity and Equality, 104 Colum. L. Rev. 39 (2004).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | JSTOR |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Barbara F. Reskin, New Directions for Women in the Legal Academy, 53 J. Legal Educ. 489 (2003).
Links: OSU Library Link | Westlaw | Hein | JSTOR |


Deborah Jones Merritt & James J. Brudney, The Influence of Appellate Judges’ Social Backgrounds When Reviewing NLRB Decisions, Emp. Rts. Q., Spring 2002, at 13 (2002).
Links: | OSU Library Catalog


Deborah Jones Merritt, Raising the Bar: Limiting Entry to the Legal Profession, The Bar Examiner, Nov. 2001, at 9 (2001).
Links: OSU Library Link | | | | | |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Constructing Identity in Law and Social Science, 11 J. Contemp. Legal Issues 731 (2001).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Lowell Hargens & Barbara F. Reskin, Raising the Bar: A Social Science Critique of Recent Increases to Passing Scores on the Bar Exam, 69 U. Cin. L. Rev. 929 (2001).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN |


Deborah Jones Merritt & James J. Brudney, Stalking Secret Law: What Predicts Publication in the United States Courts of Appeals, 54 Vand. L. Rev. 71 (2001).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Are Women Stuck on the Academic Ladder? An Empirical Perspective, 10 UCLA Women’s L.J. 241 (2000).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Scholarly Influence in a Diverse Legal Academy: Race, Sex, and Citation Counts, 29 J. Legal Stud. 345 (2000).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | JSTOR | SSRN | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, James J. Brudney & Sara Schiavoni, Judicial Hostility Toward Labor Unions? Applying the Social Background Model to a Celebrated Concern, 60 Ohio St. L.J. 1675 (1999).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Calling Professor AAA: How to Visit at the School of Your Choice, 49 J. Legal Educ. 557 (1999).
Links: OSU Library Link | Westlaw | Hein | JSTOR |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Kathryn Ann Barry, Is the Tort System in Crisis? New Empirical Evidence, 60 Ohio St. L.J. 315 (1999).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | SSRN | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Affirmative Action: An International Human Rights Dialogue, 54 Rec. of Ass’n of B. of City of N.Y. 278, reprinted in 1 Rutgers Race & L. Rev. 193 (1999).
Links: OSU Library Link | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Constitutional Fact and Theory: A Reply to Chief Judge Posner, 97 Mich. L. Rev. 1287 (1999).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | JSTOR | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Research and Teaching on Law Faculties: An Empirical Exploration, 73 Chi.-Kent L. Rev. 765 (1998).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Hearing the Voices of Individual Women and Men: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 20 U. Haw. L. Rev. 635 (1998).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, The Third Translation of the Commerce Clause: Congressional Power to Regulate Social Problems, 66 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 1206 (1998).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, The Future of Bakke: Will Social Science Matter?, 59 Ohio St. L. J. 1055 (1998).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Jennifer Cihon, New Course Offerings in the Upper-Level Curriculum: Report of an AALS Survey, 47 J. Legal Educ. 524 (1997).
Links: OSU Library Link | Westlaw | Hein | JSTOR |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Barbara F. Reskin, Sex, Race, and Credentials: The Truth About Affirmative Action in Law Faculty Hiring, 97 Colum. L. Rev. 199 (1997).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | JSTOR |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Melanie Putnam, Judges and Scholars: Do Courts and Scholarly Journals Cite the Same Law Review Articles?, 71 Chi.-Kent L. Rev. 871 (1996).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Ending Poverty by Cutting Teenaged Births: Promise, Failure, and Paths to the Future, 57 Ohio St. L.J. 441 (1996).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, The Fuzzy Logic of Federalism, 46 Case W. Res. L. Rev. 685 (1996).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Commerce!, 94 Mich. L. Rev. 674 (1995).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | JSTOR |


Deborah Jones Merritt, The Status of Women on Law School Faculties: Recent Trends in Hiring, 1995 U. Ill. L. Rev. 93 (1995).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Federalism as Empowerment, 47 Fla. L. Rev. 541 (1995).
Links: OSU Library Link | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Who Teaches Constitutional Law?, 11 Const. Comment. 145 (1994).
Links: OSU Library Link | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Republican Governments and Autonomous States: A New Role for the Guarantee Clause, 65 U. Colo. L. Rev. 815 (1994).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Three Faces of Federalism: Finding a Formula for the Future, 47 Vand. L. Rev. 1563 (1994).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Barbara F. Reskin & Michelle Fondell, Family, Place, and Career: The Gender Paradox in Law School Hiring, 1993 Wis. L. Rev. 395 (1993).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Barbara F. Reskin, The Double Minority: Empirical Evidence of a Double Standard in Law School Hiring of Minority Women, 65 S. Cal. L. Rev. 2299 (1992).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Hypatia in the Patent Office: Women Inventors and the Law, 1865-1900, 35 Am. J. Legal Hist. 235 (1991), reprinted in Women In Business (Mary A. Yeager ed., 1996) (1991).
Links: OSU Library Link | Hein | JSTOR |


Deborah Jones Merritt, What’s Missing from the Bill of Rights?, 1991 U. Ill. L. Rev. 765 (1991).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, The Constitution in a Brave New World: A Century of Technological Change and Constitutional Law, 69 Or. L. Rev. 1 (1990).
Links: OSU Library Link | Hein | OSU Knowledge Bank |


Deborah Jones Merritt, The Guarantee Clause and State Autonomy: Federalism for a Third Century, 88 Colum. L. Rev. 1 (1988).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein | JSTOR |


Deborah Jones Merritt, The Constitutional Balance Between Health and Liberty, 16 Hastings Ctr. Rep. 2 (1986).
Links: OSU Library Link | JSTOR |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Communicable Disease and Constitutional Law: Controlling AIDS, 61 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 739 (1986).
Links: OSU Library Link | Lexis | Westlaw | Hein |


Deborah Jones Merritt, Comment, Federal Review of the Evidence Supporting State Convictions: Jackson v. Virginia, 79 Colum. L. Rev. 1577 (1979).
Links: OSU Library Link | Westlaw | Hein |


Book Chapters


Deborah Jones Merritt, Crossing the Divide, Linda Edwards, The Doctrine-Skills Divide: Legal Education’s Self-Inflicted Wound (2017).
Links: OSU Library Link |


Deborah Jones Merritt, The Once and Future Federalist, Scott Dodson, The Legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg (2015).
Links: OSU Library Link |


Books


Deborah Jones Merritt & Ric Simmons, Teacher’s Manual to Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom, 4th ed., (2018).
Links: |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Ric Simmons, Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom, 4th ed., (2018).
Links: OSU Library Link |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Ric Simmons, Teacher’s Manual to Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom, 3d ed., (2015).
Links: |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Ric Simmons, Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom, 3d ed., (2015).
Links: OSU Library Link |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Ric Simmons, Teacher’s Manual to Learning Evidence: From Federal Rules to the Courtroom, 2d ed., (2011).
Links: |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Ric Simmons, Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom, 2d ed., (2011).
Links: OSU Library Link |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Ric Simmons, Teacher’s Manual to Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom, (2009).
Links: |


Deborah Jones Merritt & Ric Simmons, Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom, (2009).
Links: OSU Library Link |


Briefs


Deborah Jones Merritt, Brief of Court-Appointed Amicus Curiae in Support of the Judgment Below, Reed Elsevier, Inc. v. Muchnick, 559 U.S. 154 (2010) (No.08-103), (2009).
Links: Lexis | Westlaw | American Bar Association


Deborah Jones Merritt, Brief of the American Sociological Association, et al., as Amici Curiae in Support of the University of Michigan in Grutter v. Bollinger, 539 U.S. 306 (2003) (No. 02-241), (2003).
Links: Lexis | Westlaw |