Akhil Reed Amar

Amar in 2014 Akhil Reed Amar (born September 6, 1958) is an American legal scholar known for his expertise in constitutional law. He holds the position of Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University, where he is a leading scholar of originalism, the U.S. Bill of Rights, and criminal procedure.

Raised in California, Amar was an undergraduate in Yale College before receiving his legal education at Yale Law School. He clerked for Judge (later Justice) Stephen Breyer then became a professor at Yale Law School at the age of 26. He is one of the most frequently-cited legal scholars by the U.S. Supreme Court.

Amar has been active in the American Bar Association and the Federalist Society, with his work receiving awards from both organizations. In 2008, a ''Legal Affairs'' poll placed him among the top 20 contemporary American legal thinkers. According to a 2021 study by Fred R. Shapiro, Amar is the 18th most-cited legal scholar of all-time. Provided by Wikipedia
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    America's constitution : a biography / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 2005
    Book
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    The Bill of Rights : creation and reconstruction / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 1998
    Book
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    For the people : what the constitution really says about your rights / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 1998
    Book
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    The constitution and criminal procedure : first principles / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 1997
    Book
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    The law of the land : a grand tour of our constitutional republic / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 2015
    Book
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    The words that made us : America's constitutional conversation, 1760-1840 / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 2021
    Book
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    America's constitution : a biography / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 2005
    Book
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    Bill of Rights : Creation and Reconstruction. by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 1998
    Full Text (via ProQuest)
    eBook
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    The words that made us : America's constitutional conversation, 1760-1840 / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 2021
    Book
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    Bill of Rights : Creation and Reconstruction. / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 2008
    Full Text (via De Gruyter)
    eBook
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    The constitution and criminal procedure : first principles / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 1997
    Book
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    The Bill of Rights : creation and reconstruction / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 1998
    Book
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    Bill of Rights : Creation and Reconstruction. by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 1998
    Full Text (via ProQuest)
    eBook
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    The constitution today : timeless lessons for the issues of our era / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 2016
    Book
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    America's unwritten constitution : the precedents and principles we live by / by Amar, Akhil Reed

    Published 2012
    Book
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    Impeachment : a handbook / by Black, Charles L., Jr. (Charles Lund), 1915-2001

    Published 1998
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    Will the Brennan legacy endure? / by Nagel, Robert F.

    Published 1999
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