Title

Proskauer Chair in Law and Social Welfare

Degree

J.D., Yale University

Field of Specialty

Comparative law and social welfare, global justice and human rights, economic philosophies, legal argumentation.

Contact Information

Brown Social Science Center 313
781-736-3028
gaskins@brandeis.edu

Richard Gaskins

Director, Legal Studies Program,
Academic Program Director, Brandeis in The Hague

Publications

Gaskins, Richard. "Accounting for Accidents: Social Costs of Personal Injuries." Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 41. (2010): 37-50.

Gaskins, Richard. "Creating at the Margins: Cultural Dynamics in Early Iceland." Gripla 20. (2009): 93-108.

Gaskins, Richard. "Regulating Private Law: Socio-Legal Perspectives on the New Zealand Accident Compensation Scheme." Torts Law Journal 17. 1 (2009): 24-34.

Gaskins,Richard. Burdens of Proof in Modern Discourse. Yale University Press, 1993.

Gaskins,Richard. Enviornmental Accidents: Personal Injury and Public Responsibility. Temple University Press, 1989.

Courses Taught

AMST 188b Louis Brandeis: Law, Business and Politics
AMST 189a Legal Foundations of American Capitalism
EL 94a Experiential Learning Practicum
FYS 76a Law and the Search for Authority
IGS/LGLS 180a The Spirit of International Law
IGS/LGLS 185b Advocacy in the International Criminal Court
LGLS 10a Introduction to Law
PHIL 13b The Idea of the Market: Economic Philosophies
PHIL 74b Foundations of American Pragmatism