Yale Law Journal, vol. 90, pp. 1131-1148 (1981)
Professor Posner's sketch has, I am sure, captured a widely shared view of the legal academy. In the foreground, behold a milling herd of well-groomed doctrinal analysts, curiously in decline. In the background, glimpse a gathering horde of slovenly social scientists and humanists practicing a bewildering variety of "law and . . ."s, surprisingly on the rise.
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Ackerman, Bruce, "The Marketplace of Ideas" (1981). Faculty Scholarship Series. 154.