Mark Tushnet

Harvard Law School

Mark Tushnet

Mark Tushnet is William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law Emeritus at Harvard Law School. He is the co-author of four casebooks, including the most widely used casebook on constitutional law, has written numerous books, including a two-volume work on the life of Justice Thurgood Marshall and Advanced Introduction to Comparative Constitutional Law; Taking Back the Constitution: Activist Judges and the Next Age of Constitutional Law; Why the Constitution Matters; and Weak Courts, Strong Rights: Judicial Review and Social Welfare Rights in Comparative Perspective, and has edited several others. He was president of the Association of American Law Schools in 2003. In 2002, he was elected a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Mark Tushnet