Research Articles

The Original Meaning of Civility: Democratic Deliberation at the Philadelphia Constitutional Convention

Derek A. Webb, Stanford Law School, South Carolina Law Review, Vol. 64, No.1, 2012 For the past twenty years, legal scholars have pored over the records of the Philadelphia Constitutional Convention for insights into how to best interpret the Constitution’s various provisions. In this Essay, I... Read full article

Freedom of Speech, Liberal Democracy, and Emerging Evidence on Civility and Effective Democratic Engagement

  Toni M. Massaro  University of Arizona College of Law... Read full article