J.D., U.C.L.A. School of Law
M.A., University of Michigan
Ph.D., University of Michigan
John M. Kang graduated Phi Beta Kappa and with High Distinction from U.C. Berkeley. Afterwards, he attended the UCLA School of Law where he served as editor-in-chief of a law journal. He then proceeded to the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor where he earned a Ph.D. in political science. His principal teaching area is constitutional law.
- John M. Kang, Oliver Wendell Holmes and Fixations of Manliness (Routledge, 2018).
- John M. Kang, Patriarchy and Constitutional Origins, in Constitutions and Gender (Helen Irving, ed.) (Edward Elgar, 2017).
- John M. Kang, Manliness’s Paradox, in Masculinities and Law: A Multidimensional Approach (Frank Rudy Cooper and Ann C. McGinley, eds., 2012, NYU Press).
- John M. Kang, Prove Yourselves: Oliver Wendell Holmes and the Obsessions of Manliness, 118 W. Va. L. Rev. 1067 (2016). SSRN
- John M. Kang, The Soldier and the Imbecile: How Holmes’s Manliness Fated Carrie Buck, 47(4) Akron L. Rev. 1055 (2015).
- John M. Kang, Fractured Manliness, 13 Seattle J. Soc. Just. 399 (2014).
- John M. Kang, Does Manly Courage Exist?, 13 Nevada Law Journal 467 (2013). (solicited for symposium on “Masculinity and the Law”).
- John M. Kang, Martin v. Malcolm: Democracy, Nonviolent Resistance, and Manhood, 114 W. Va. L. Rev. 937 (2012). SSRN HeinOnline
- John M. Kang, In Praise of Hostility: Antiauthoritarianism as Free Speech Principle, 35 Harv. J.L. & Pub. Pol’y 351 (2012). SSRN
- John M. Kang, Hustler Magazine v. Falwell: Worst Case in the History of the World, Maybe the Universe, 12 Nev. L. J. 582 (2012). SSRN
- John M. Kang, The Burdens of Manliness, 33 Harv. J.L. & Gender 477 (2010). SSRN HeinOnline
- John M. Kang, Appeal to Heaven: On the Religious Origins of the Constitutional Right of Revolution, 18 Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J. 281 (2010). SSRN HeinOnline
- John M. Kang, Manliness and the Constitution, 32 Harv. J.L. & Pub. Pol’y 261 (2009). SSRN HeinOnline
- John M. Kang, Taking Safety Seriously: Using Liberalism to Fight Pornography, 15 Mich. J. Gender & L. 1 (2008). SSRN HeinOnline
- John M. Kang, Deliberating the Divine: On Extending the Justification from Truth to Religious Expression, 73 Brook. L. Rev. 1 (2007). SSRN HeinOnline
- John M. Kang, John Locke’s Political Plan, or, There’s No Such Thing as Judicial Impartiality (and it’s a Good Thing, Too), 29 Vt. L. Rev. 7 (2004). SSRN HeinOnline
- John M. Kang, The Irrelevance of Sincerity: Deliberative Democracy in the Supreme Court, 48 St. Louis U. L.J. 305 (2004). SSRN HeinOnline
- John M. Kang, The Case for Insincerity, 29 Stud. L. Pol. & Soc’y 143 (2003). SSRN
- John M. Kang, The Uses of Insincerity: Thomas Hobbes’s Theory of Law and Society, 29 Law & Lit. 143 (2003). SSRN HeinOnline
- John M. Kang, Between Aspiration and Alternity: Sotirios Barber and Robert Cover on Constitutional Fidelity, 22 Stud. L. Pol. & Soc’y 113 (2001).
- John M. Kang, Deconstructing the Ideology of White Aesthetics, 2 Mich. J. Race & L. 283 (1997). HeinOnline
- John M. Kang, A Different Mirror: A History of Multicultural America by Ronald Tataki, 2 UCLA Asian Pac. Am. L.J. 115 (1994) (book review).
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