Faculty Profiles

Robert Goldstein

Robert D. Goldstein

Professor of Law
B.A. Harvard, 1969
M.Ed. Harvard Clinical Psychology & Public Practice Program, 1976
J.D. Harvard, 1977
UCLA Faculty Since 1983


Child Abuse and Neglect: Cases and Materials. West Publishing (1999).
Mother-Love and Abortion: A Legal Interpretation. University of California Press (1988).

Articles and Chapters

The Structural Wall of Separation and The Erroneous Claim of Anti-Catholic Discrimination, 13 Cardozo Public Law, Policy and Ethics Journal 173 (2014). Full Text
Picturing the Life Course of Procreative Choices, 58 UCLA Law Review Discourse 5 (2010). Full Text
Contributor, in Encyclopedia of the American Constitution: Supplement I and 2nd ed. (edited by Leonard W. Levy, Kenneth L. Karst, et al., Macmillan, 1992, 2000).
Reading Casey: Structuring the Woman's Decisionmaking Process, 4 William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal 787-880 (1996).
Blyew: Variations on a Jurisdictional Theme, 41 Stanford Law Review 469-566 (1989).
A Swann Song for Remedies: Equitable Relief in the Burger Court, 13 Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review 1-80 (1978).


Letter to the Editor, 340 New England Journal of Medicine 895 (Mar. 18, 1999).
Book Review, 2 Constitution 75 (1990). Reviewing Abortion: The Clash of Absolutes, by Laurence H. Tribe.
Testimony on the Proposed Balanced Budget/Tax Limitation Constitutional Amendment, 79-86, S.J. Res. 5Before the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, 98th Congress, 1st and 2nd Sessions (1984).