Publications by Rosa Ehrenreich Brooks

Articles & Reviews

Failed States, or the State as Failure?, 72 University of Chicago Law Review 1159–1196 (2005).
Protecting Rights in the Age of Terrorism: Challenges and Opportunities, 36 Georgia Journal of International Law 669–682 (2005).
Review of Tomuschat, Human Rights (reviewing Christian Tomuschat, Human Rights: Between Realism and Idealism) 99 American Journal of International Law 527–531 (2005).
The Politics of the Geneva Conventions: Avoiding Formalist Traps, 46 Virginia Journal of International Law 197–207 (2005).
Ticking Bombs & Catastrophes (reviewing Sanford Levinson, ed., Torture: A Collection) 8 The Green Bag Second Series 311–320 (2005).
Panel 1: Establishing the Rule of Law (with Daniel M. Bodansky, Scott N. Carlson & Mariam A. Nawabi), 33 Georgia Journal of International & Comparative Law 119–141 (2004).
Law in the Heart of Darkness: Atrocity & Duress, 43 Virginia Journal of International Law 861–888 (2003).
Review of Cohen, Regulating Intimacy (reviewing Jean-Louis Cohen, Regulating Intimacy: A New Legal Paradigm) 10 Constellations 571–574 (2003).
The New Imperialism: Violence, Norms, and the “Rule of Law”, 101 Michigan Law Review 2275–2340 (2003).
Feminism and International Law: An Opportunity for Transformation, 14 Yale Journal of Law & Feminism 345–361 (2002).

Op-Eds, Blogs, Shorter Works

The Geneva Convention 'Catch', LA Times B13 (June 30, 2006).
Somalia’s Deadly Lessons, LA Times B13 (June 23, 2006).
The Best-Laid Plans..., LA Times B13 (June 16, 2006).
Good People, Evil Deeds, LA Times B11 (June 9, 2006).
Be a Parent, Not a Lollipop, LA Times B13 (June 2, 2006).
The Pump Price of Stupidity, LA Times B15 (May 26, 2006).
‘Girlie States’ vs. Knuckle Draggers, LA Times B13 (May 19, 2006).
A Preschool Lesson on Iran, LA Times B13 (May 12, 2006).
Washington’s Abuser in Chief, LA Times B13 (May 5, 2006).
War Clouds, LA Times B13 (April 28, 2006).
A 4-Star Defense of the Republic, LA Times B13 (April 21, 2006).
One More Job for Immigrants, LA Times B13 (April 14, 2006).
Those Ungrateful Iraqis!, LA Times B11 (April 7, 2006).
Mommy Wars—A False Battle, LA Times B13 (March 31, 2006).
A Dodo of a National Security Policy, LA Times B11 (March 24, 2006).
Immigration—The Game, LA Times B13 (March 17, 2006).
In Dubai World, Capt. Hamad Rocks, LA Times B13 (March 3, 2006).
Stopping Uganda’s War on Children, LA Times B11 (February 24, 2006).
The Happiness Gap, LA Times B13 (February 17, 2006).
When Crass Is Called For, LA Times B13 (February 10, 2006).
Next on ‘Oprah’—Leaders Who Lie, LA Times B11 (February 3, 2006).
Naomi Wolf Gets Religion, LA Times B13 (January 27, 2006).
Political Footballs and Constitutional Law, LA Times B13 (January 20, 2006).
You Can Reach Her at, LA Times B11 (January 13, 2006).
McCain to Bush: ‘Don’t Try It, Pal’, LA Times B11 (January 6, 2006).
Is Clinton’s History in Bush’s Future?, LA Times B11 (December 30, 2005).
The Grinch Factor, LA Times B15 (December 16, 2005).
Grading on the Terrorist Curve, LA Times B15 (December 9, 2005).
Guilty Pleasures, Big-Box Love, LA Times B13 (December 2, 2005).
In the End, Torture Hurts Us, LA Times B15 (November 25, 2005).
"Faith Talk" and Tammany Hall, LA Times B19 (November 12, 2005).
The 2,000 Dead Aren’t the Only Victims, LA Times B19 (October 29, 2005).
Too Broad a Shield, LA Times B19 (October 22, 2005).
Killing Smurfs for a Better World, LA Times B17 (October 15, 2005).
The Senate Draws a Line, LA Times B19 (October 8, 2005).
The Dark Side of Faith, LA Times B19 (October 1, 2005).
It All Adds up to Something, LA Times B21 (September 24, 2005).
Liberals, Pick Another Battle, LA Times B19 (September 17, 2005).
No Gain from Just Blame, LA Times B19 (September 10, 2005).
Our Homegrown Third World, LA Times B13 (September 7, 2005).
American Caesar, LA Times B21 (September 3, 2005).
Not Your Daddy’s Creationists, LA Times B19 (August 27, 2005).
She’s Paid for Her Access in Blood, LA Times B19 (August 20, 2005).
Uncle Sam to the Liberals: I Need You!, LA Times B19 (August 13, 2005).
Blowing the Whistle on Kiddie Sports, LA Times B19 (August 6, 2005).
Bush’s Jane Fonda-esque Mistake, LA Times B19 (July 30, 2005).
It’s Open Season on Private Property, LA Times B13 (July 27, 2005).
"Real World: Baghdad", LA Times B19 (July 23, 2005).
A Court That Nudges More than It Leads, LA Times B13 (July 20, 2005).
Out of the West Wing and into Cellblock D, LA Times B19 (July 16, 2005).
Catty? No. Liberal? Yes, LA Times B13 (July 13, 2005).
Time Is Running out for the Bad Guys, LA Times M5 (July 10, 2005).
The Judy Miller Media Hug-fest, LA Times B13 (July 6, 2005).
In Defense of Women in Combat, LA Times M5 (July 3, 2005).
From Iraq to Isolationism?, LA Times B11 (June 26, 2005).
Globetrotting Ghouls with Digital Cameras, LA Times M5 (June 26, 2005).
Parents’ Summer Homework, LA Times B19 (June 22, 2005).
Is the Red Cross Red, White and Blue Enough?, LA Times M5 (June 19, 2005).
Bolton’s Broken World, LA Times B11 (June 13, 2005).
Lactivists, Chill Out!, LA Times B13 (June 9, 2005).
Did Administration Officials Conspire to Violate War Crimes Act?, Minneapolis Star Tribune (June 6, 2004).
A Climate That Nurtures Torture, LA Times M3 (May 9, 2004).
After Bombs Must Come Civil Rights, LA Times M1 (November 25, 2001).