Ackerman, Bruce A.

Ackerman, Bruce A. (Arnold)

(1943–  ) legal scholar; born in New York City. He taught at the University of Pennsylvania (1969–74), Yale Law School (1974–82), and Columbia University (1982). Known for his liberal views, his work concentrated on social and legal philosophy, as well as constitutional and environmental law.
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