Law & Society Review

(The TQCC of Law & Society Review is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
American Policing and the Danger Imperative79
Police Ambassadors: Student-Police Interactions in School and Legal Socialization26
Interpreters of International Economic Law: Corporations and Bureaucrats in Contest over Chile's Nutrition Label24
Whose lives mattered? How White and Black Americans felt about Black Lives Matter in 201624
Fear and legitimacy in São Paulo, Brazil: Police–citizen relations in a high violence, high fear city14
Gendered racial vulnerability: How women confront crime and criminalization13
Speaking of Justice: A Qualitative Interview Study on Perceived Procedural Justice Among Defendants in Dutch Criminal Cases12
Collective Liminality: The Spillover Effects of Indeterminate Detention on Immigrant Families12
The Power of Second-Order Legal Consciousness: Authorities’ Perceptions of “Street Policy” and Welfare Fraud Enforcement12
Taxes, taxpayers, and settler colonialism: Toward a critical fiscal sociology of tax as white property11
How parole boards judge remorse: Relational legal consciousness and the reproduction of carceral logic8
Represented but unequal: The contingent effect of legal representation in removal proceedings8
Unfamiliarity and Procedural Justice: Litigants' Attitudes Toward Civil Justice in Southern China8
Relational legal consciousness and anticorruption: Lava Jato, social media interactions, and the co-production of law's detraction in Brazil (2017–2019)7
Marginalized legal categories: Social inequality, family structure, and the laws of intestacy7
The Role of Place and Sociodemographic Characteristics on the Issuance of Temporary Civil Protection Orders6
International Criminal Accountability and the Domestic Politics of Resistance: Case Studies from Kenya and Lebanon6
‘All eyes are on you’: Gender, race, and opinion writing on the US Courts of Appeals5
Pre-emptive Constitution-Making: Authoritarian Constitutionalism and the Military in Myanmar5
Contentious Politics in the Courthouse: Law as a Tool for Resisting Authoritarian States in the Middle East5
Sally Engle Merry, Legal Pluralism, and the Radicalization of Comparative Law5
The diversity officer: Police officers' and black women civilians' epistemologies of race and racism in policing5
Health insurance rights and access to health care for trans people: The social construction of medical necessity4
Decision-making in an inquisitorial system: Lessons from Brazil4
Income and poverty status among women experiencing intimate partner violence: A positive social return on investment from civil legal aid services4
“[Y]ou are better off talking to a f****** wall”: The perceptions and experiences of grievance procedures among incarcerated people in Ireland4
Racial equity in eligibility for a clean slate under automatic criminal record relief laws4
Women's law-making and contestations of “marriage” in African conflict situations4
Binding Morality and Perceived Harm as Sources of Moral Regulation Law Support Among Political and Religious Conservatives4
Immigration detention as a routine police measure: Discretionary powers in preemptive detention of noncitizens in Finland4
Civil rights as patient experience: How healthcare organizations handle discrimination complaints4
Coping with Precariousness: How Social Insurance Law Shapes Workers' Survival Strategies in Vietnam4
From a Spouse to a Citizen: The Gendered and Sexualized Path to Citizenship for Marriage Migrants in South Korea4
On Shared Suffering: Judicial Intimacy in the Rural Northland3
Police fairness and legitimacy across the post-communist divide in Europe3
Individual characteristics and community context in decisions to divert or arrest3
The Institutional Hearing Program: A Study of Prison-Based Immigration Courts in the United States3
Relief or removal: State logics of deservingness and masculinity for immigrant men in removal proceedings3
When altruism is remunerated: Understanding the bases of voluntary public service among lawyers2
How Migrations Affect Private Orders: Norms and Practices in the Fishery of Marseille2
Moralizing the law: Lactating workers and the transformation of supervising managers2
Knowledge production through legal mobilization: Environmental activism against the U.S. military bases in East Asia2
The collateral consequences of criminal legal association during jury selection2
Relational legal consciousness in the punitive welfare state: How Dutch welfare officials shape clients' perceptions of law2
Different Ways of Losing: Public Defenders (and Private Counsel) at the Supreme Court of Argentina2
Moral career of migrant il/legality: Undocumented male youths in New York City and Paris negotiating deportability and regularizability2
The focal concerns of jurors evaluating mitigation: Evidence from federal capital jury forms2
Emptied Lands: A Legal Geography of Bedouin Rights in the Negev. By Alexandre Kedar, Ahmad Amara and Oren Yiftachel. Stanford: Stanford University Press 2019. 424 pp. $70 hardcover.1
NGOs, international courts, and state backlash against human rights accountability: Evidence from NGO mobilization against Tanzania at the African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights1
Between Truth and Power: The Legal Constructions of Informational Capitalism. By Julie E. Cohen New York: Oxford University Press, 2019. 376 pp. $34.95 hardcover - The Code of Capital: How t1
Data and democracy at work: Advanced information technologies, labor law and the new working class. By Brishen Rogers. Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2023. 288 pp. $50.00 paperback1
Editor's Note1
Kadijustiz in the ecclesiastical courts: Naming, blaming, reclaiming1
Relational legal consciousness in the one-child nation1
Procedural convergence1
Between the constitution and the clinic: Formal and de facto rights to healthcare1
Coercion versus facilitation: Context and the implementation of anti-FGM/C law1
Stability justice: Petitioners versus non-petitioners in China's criminal adjudication1
Rights-in-between: Resident perceptions of and accessibility to rights within restricted housing units1
Legitimacy and online proceedings: Procedural justice, access to justice, and the role of income1
Exposing Indicators' Fragility: Sally Engle Merry's Contribution to the Study of Governance Indicators1
Race, gender, and place: How judicial identity and local context shape anti-discrimination decisions1
Beyond litigation: Policy work within cause lawyering organizations1
Turning on the lights? Publicity and defensive legal mobilization in protest-related trials in Russia1