Publications




Books

COMPARATIVE EQUALITY AND ANTIDISCRIMINATION LAW: CASES, CODES, CONSTITUTIONS AND COMMENTARY (with David Oppenheimer, UC Berkeley and Sora Han, UC Irvine) (Foundation Press, 2012)

 THE LAW OF ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE: THEORIES AND PROCEDURES TO ADDRESS DISPROPORTIONATE RISKS (2nd Edition) (co-editor with Michael B. Gerrard, esq.) (American Bar Association, 2008)

FROM THE GROUND UP: ENVIRONMENTAL RACISM AND THE RISE OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE MOVEMENT (NYU Press, 2001) (with Luke Cole of the Center for Race, Poverty and the Environment at California Rural Legal Services)

Articles

Breaking up Payday: Anti-Agglomeration Zoning and Consumer Welfare 75 OHIO STATE LAW JOURNAL ____ (2014)

The Mobility Case for Regionalism, 47 UC DAVIS LAW REVIEW 63  (2013) (with Nestor Davidson)

Collective Action and the Urban Commons, 87 NOTRE DAME LAW REVIEW 57 (2011) (voted one of the 5 best (out of 100) law review articles on land use for 2011-12 year and republished in the LAND USE AND ENVIRONMENTAL LAW REVIEW)

Integrative Lawyering: Navigating the Political Economy of Urban Development, 95 CALIFORNIA LAW REVIEW 1999 (2007) (with Brian Glick)

The City as an Ecological Space: Social Capital and Urban Land Use, 82 NOTRE DAME LAW REVIEW 527 (2006)
 
Causation in Antidiscrimination Law: Beyond Intent vs. Impact, 41 HOUSTON LAW REVIEW 1469 (Spring 2005)

The World Trade Organization’s Anti-Discrimination Jurisprudence: Free Trade, National Sovereignty and Environmental Health in the Balance (with Ari Afilalo), 15 GEORGETOWN INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW JOURNAL 633 (2003)

Environmental Justice in an Era of Devolved Collaboration, 26 HARVARD ENVIRONMENTAL LAW REVIEW 459 (2002)

Intent and Incoherence, 72 TULANE LAW REVIEW 1065 (1998)

Justice From the Ground Up: Distributive Inequities, Grassroots Resistance and the Transformative Politics of The Environmental Justice Movement, 86 CALIFORNIA LAW REVIEW 775 (1998)
 
Difference and Equality: A Critical Assessment of the Concept of "Diversity", 1993 WISCONSIN LAW REVIEW 105

Essays and Commentary

The Social Function of Property: A Comparative Perspective (Introduction to Symposium), 80 FORDHAM LAW REVIEW 1003 (2011)

Environmental Justice and the Constitution, News and Analysis, 39 Environmental Law Reporter, 10347 (2009)

Urban Informality as a Commons Dilemma, 40 U. Miami Inter-American L.R. 261 (2009)

Introduction: Forty Years of Loving: Confronting Issues of Race, Sexuality, and the Family in the Twenty-First Century, 76 FORDHAM LAW REVIEW 2669 (2008) (with R.A. Lenhardt, Elizabeth Cooper, & Sonia Katyal)

Foreword: Critical Race Lawyering, 73 FORDHAM LAW REVIEW 2027 (2005) (symposium)

Review of “Green Giants? - Environmental Policies of the United States and European Union,”  Norman J. Vig and Michael G. Faure (eds.), EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENTAL LAW REVIEW Vol 14, No. 3, 78-80 (March 2005)  

Rawls, Race and Reason, 72 FORDHAM LAW REVIEW 1715 (2004) (symposium)

Review of Xue Hanquin, "Transboundary Damage in Environmental Law" in  JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL LAW , VOL. 16 , No. 3, p. 409, Oxford University Press (2004)

Environmental Justice: Stakes, Stakeholders, Strategies, Human Rights Magazine, Section of Individual Rights and Responsibilities American Bar Association,  (Fall, 2003) (with Eileen Gauna)

From Harlem to Havana: Sustainable Urban Development, 16 TULANE ENVIRONMENTAL LAW JOURNAL 783 (2003) (symposium)

Meeting the Environmental Justice Challenge: Evolving Norms in Environmental Decision making, 30 ENVIRONMENTAL LAW REPORTER 10992 (November 2000).

Piercing the Veil of Economic Arguments Against Title VI Enforcement, Vol. X FORDHAM ENVIRONMENTAL LAW JOURNAL 331 (2000) (symposium)

The Symbolism of Rights and the Costs of Symbolism: Some Thoughts on the Campaign For Same-Sex Marriage, 7 TEMPLE POLITICAL AND CIVIL RIGHTS LAW REVIEW 319 (1998) (symposium)

Race(ial) Matters: The Quest for Environmental Justice, 20 ECOLOGY LAW QUARTERLY 721 (1994) (review essay)

Community and Identity in a Postmodern World, 7 BERKELEY WOMEN'S LAW JOURNAL 181 (1992) (review essay)

Book Chapters

The Racial Subject in Legal Theory in OXFORD HANDBOOK OF LAW AND POLITICS (Keith E. Whittington, R. Daniel Kelemen, Gregory A. Caldeira, eds, Oxford University Press, 2008) (with Robin Lenhardt)

Race, Agency, and Equal Protection: A Retrospective on the Warren Court in EARL WARREN AND THE WARREN COURT: A 50 YEAR RETROSPECT, (Lexington Press 2006)

Environmental Racism: Its Causes and Solutions in PRAEGER HANDBOOK OF BLACK AMERICAN HEALTH (2ND EDITION): POLICIES AND ISSUES BEHIND DISPARITIES IN HEALTH  653-666 (Greenwood Press, 2004)  (Ivor Livingston, ed.)

Environmental Justice in an Era of Devolved Collaboration in JUSTICE AND NATURAL RESOURCES: CONCEPTS, STRATEGIES AND APPLICATIONS (Island Press 2001) (Kathryn M. Mutz, Garcy C. Bryner, Douglas S. Kenney, eds.)

Chapters on Impact Assessment and Citizen Participation in THE LAW OF ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE (2nd Edition) (Michael Gerrard and Sheila Foster, eds. 2008) (ABA)