Marcella David

Marcella David


Professor of Law

Biographical Information


Book Chapters

Marcella David, “Women and the United States Government,” in Women and International Human Rights Law, edited by Kelly Askin and Dorean M. Koenig. Ardsley, NY: Transnational Publishers, 2001, at 873, 68 pages.


Marcella David, “Violence, Peace, and Law: Burns Weston and the Realistic Quest for Peace and Justice,” 21 Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems 605 (2013), 12 pages.
Marcella David, "Trademark Unraveled: The U.S. Olympic Committee Versus Knitters of the World," 14 Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology 705 (2013)
Marcella David, "What Challenges Will the United Nations Face over the Next 20 Years: Fostering Trust for International Peace," 11 Insights on Law & Society 19 (2011), 8 pages.
Marcella David, “Rubber Helmets: The Certain Pitfalls of Marshaling Security Council Resources to Combat AIDS in Africa,” 23 Human Rights Quarterly 560 (2001), 23 pages.
Marcella David, “Not by the Sword: Death by Default in Iraq: Symposium Introduction (Symposium: International Sanctions Against Iraq: Where Are We After Ten Years?),” 11 Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems no. 2, at i (2001), 4 pages.
Marcella David, “A Conclusion to the Symposium: After-words: At the End of the Day (Symposium: International Sanctions Against Iraq: Where Are We After Ten Years?)," 11 Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems 427 (2001), 4 pages.
Marcella David, “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Multiple-Choice Exam: Or, the Schoolroom Lessons from Bush v. Gore,” 51 Journal of Legal Education 1 (2001), 14 pages.
Marcella David, “Phallic Dreams, Reality’s Promise: A Commentary,” 3 Journal of Gender, Race & Justice 669 (2000), 7 pages.
Marcella David, “Grotius Repudiated: The American Objections to the International Criminal Court and the Commitment to International Law,” 20 Michigan Journal of International Law 337 (1999), 76 pages.
Marcella David, “Passport to Justice: Internationalizing the Political Question Doctrine for Application in the World Court,” 40 Harvard International Law Journal 81 (1999), 70 pages.
Marcella David, “Commentary: Learning from the Past: Schoolroom Tales, Life Lessons,” 2 Journal of Gender, Race & Justice 127 (1998), 10 pages.
Marcella David, “United Nations Human Rights Procedures,” 24 Journal of Intergroup Relations no. 4, at 64 (1998).
Marcella David, “Shaw v. Reno: A Mirage of Good Intentions with Devastating Racial Consequences,” with A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr. and Gregory A. Clarick, 62 Fordham Law Review 1593 (1994), 67 pages.

Book Reviews

Marcella David, “What Now Kemo Sabe?” review of White Man’s Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good, by William Easterly. 55 University of Buffalo Law Review 307 (2007), 18 pages.
Marcella David, “Misdelivered Message,” review of You the People: The United Nations, Transitional Administration, and State-Building, by Simon Chesterman. 37 George Washington International Law Review 831 (2005), 13 pages.
Marcella David, Review of Human Rights in Political Transitions: Gettysburg to Bosnia, edited by Carla Hesse and Robert Post. 19 Berkeley Journal of International Law 412 (2001), 16 pages.