NEW BOOKS added November 2006


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Arts & Literature

Employment Law

Libraries

Civil Rights

Environmental Law

Partnerships

Commercial Law

Foreign Law

Politics & Government

Communications Law

History

Practice & Procedure

Comparative Law

Immigration Law

Psychology & Psychiatry

Computer Law

Intellectual Property

Religion

Constitutional Law

International Law

Securities Law

Consumer Protection

International Trade

Space Law

Contracts

Law of the Sea

Terrorism

Corporations

Legal Profession

Torts

Criminal Law & Procedure

Legal Research & Bibliography

Women

Education Law

 

 

 

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Arts & Literature

 

The Yale book of quotations.  PN6081 .Y35 2006

 

Strickland, Rennard, Teree E. Foster and Taunya Lovell Banks, editors.  Screening justice--the cinema of law: significant films of law, order, and social justice.  PN1995.9 .J8 S37 2006

 

Civil Rights

 

Baker, Thomas E. and John F. Stack, editors.  At war with civil rights and civil liberties.  KF4749.A89 2006

 

Muller, Eric L., editor.  Judgments judged and wrongs remembered: examining the Japanese American civil liberties cases on their sixtieth anniversary.  KF7224.5 .J83 2005

 

Commercial Law

 

Hamilton, Robert W., Richard A. Booth.  Business basics for law students: essential concepts and applications.  Reference Area KF889 .H238 2006

 

Piergiovanni, Vito, editor.  From lex mercatoria to commercial law.  K1005 .F76 2005

 

Communications Law

 

Farr, Sebastian, Vanessa Oakley.  EU communications law.  KJE6964 .F37 2006

 

Comparative Law

 

Smits, J. M., editor.  Elgar encyclopedia of comparative law.  K48 .E42 2006

           

Computer Law

 

Classen, H. Ward.  A practical guide to software licensing for licensees and licensors: analyses and model forms.  KF3024 .C6 C56 2005

 

Guibault, Lucie and Ot van Daalen.  Unravelling the myth around open source licences: an analysis from a Dutch and European law perspective.   K1519 .C6 G85 2006

 

Constitutional Law

 

Church, Clive H. and David Phinnemore.  Understanding the European constitution: an introduction to the EU Constitutional Treaty.   KJE4445 .C49 2006

 

Lively, Donald E. and Russell L. Weaver.  Contemporary Supreme Court cases: landmark decisions since Roe v. Wade.   Reference Area KF4550 .Z9 L58 2006

 

Piris, Jean-Claude.  The constitution for Europe: a legal analysis.  KJE4443.32004 .P57 2006

 

Roman, Ediberto.  The other American colonies: an international and constitutional law examination of the United States nineteenth and twentieth century island conquests.  KF4635.R66 2006

 

Winkler, G?nther.  The Council of Europe: monitoring procedures and the constitutional autonomy of the member states : a European law study, based upon documents and commentaries, illustrated by the Council of Europe's actions against the constitutional reform in Liechtenstein.  KJE128 .A7 W56 2006

 

Consumer Protection

 

Geistfeld, Mark.  Principles of products liability.  KF1296 .G45 2006

 

Contracts

 

Chirelstein, Marvin A.  Concepts and case analysis in the law of contracts.  KF801 .C44 2006

 

Corporations

 

Chiappinelli, Eric A.  Cases and materials on business entities.  KF1413 .C485 2006

 

Gu, Minkang.  Understanding Chinese company law.  KNQ1050 .G8 2006

 

Huang, Hui.  China's takeover law: regulation and reform.  KNQ3224 .H83 2006

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Demleitner, Nora V., Douglas A. Berman, Marc L. Miller, Ronald F. Wright.  Sentencing law and policy: cases, statutes, and guidelines.  KF9685 .A7 S46 2004

 

Education Law

 

Permuth, Steve and  Ralph D. Mawdsley.  Research methods for studying legal issues in education.  KF4119.6 .R375 2006

 

Employment Law

 

Susser, Peter.  Disability discrimination and the workplace.  KF3469 .Z95 S87 2005

 

Environmental Law

 

Scheuer, Stefan, editor.  EU environmental policy handbook: a critical analysis of EU environmental legislation: making it accessible to environmentalists and decision makers.  KJE6242 .E92 2005

 

Winter, Gerd, editor.  Multilevel governance of global environmental change: perspectives from science, sociology and the law.  K3585 .M85 2006

 

Foreign Law

 

Oquendo, Angel R.  Latin American law. 

 

History

 

Williams, Greg H.  Civil War suits in the U.S. Court of Claims: cases involving compensation to northerners and southerners for wartime losses.  KF5914 .W55 2006

 

Immigration Law

 

Battjes, Hemme.  European asylum law and international law.  KJE5202 .B38 2006

 

Guild, Elspeth and Paul Minderhoud.  Immigration and criminal law in the European Union: the legal measures and social consequences of criminal law in member states on trafficking and smuggling in human beings.  KJC6050 .G85 2006

 

Tooby, Norton, Joseph Justin Rollin and Jennifer N. Foster.  Crimes of moral turpitude: the complete guide.  KF4819 .A57 T66 2005

 

Intellectual Property

 

Deazley, Ronan.  Rethinking copyright: history, theory, language.  KD1289 .D435 2006

 

Guibault, Lucie and P. Bernt Hugenholtz, editors.  The future of the public domain: identifying the commons in information law.  K1443 .P83 F88 2006

 

Nimmer, Raymond T. and Jeff C. Dodd.  Modern licensing law.  KF3145 .A152 N54 2006

 

Schwartz, Herbert F.  Patent law and practice.  KF3120.S38 2006 

 

Vrins, Olivier and Marius Schneider, editors.  Enforcement of intellectual property rights through border measures.  KJE2655.9.E54 2006

 

International Law

 

Guide to foreign and international legal citations.  Reference Area K89 .G85 2006

 

Park, William W.  Arbitration of international business disputes: studies in law and practice.  K2400 .P368 2006

 

Roper, Steven D. and  Lilian A. Barria.  Designing criminal tribunals: sovereignty and international concerns in the protection of human rights.  KZ6310 .R67 2006

 

Stromseth, Jane E., David Wippman, Rosa Brooks.  Can might make rights? Building the rule of law after military interventions.  K3171 .S77 2006

 

Weiler, Todd, editor.  International investment law and arbitration: leading cases from the ICSID, NAFTA, bilateral treaties and customary international law.  K3826  .I58 2005

 

Zimmermann, Andreas, Christian Tomuschat, Karin Oellers-Frahm, editors.  The Statute of the International Court of Justice: a commentary.  KZ6275 .S733 2006

 

International Trade

 

Panizzon, Marion.  Good faith in the jurisprudence of the WTO: the protection of legitimate expectations, good faith interpretation and fair dispute settlement.   K4610 .P36 2006

 

Law of the Sea

 

Kalo, Joseph J. (et al.)  Coastal and ocean law: cases and materials.  KF5627 .A7 C63 2007

 

Legal Profession

 

Nelson, Sharon D., David K. Isom, John W. Simek, editors.  Information security for lawyers and law firms.  KF320 .A9 I54 2006

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Hewette, Amber.  Law for the layperson: an annotated bibliography of self-help law books.  KF1 .H68 2006

 

Libraries

 

Genovese, Robert.  Disaster preparedness manual.  Professional Collection Z733 .U854 G46 2006

 

Nicholson, Carol Avery, Ruth Johnson Hill and Vicente E. Garces.  Celebrating diversity: a legacy of minority leadership in the American Association of Law Libraries.  Z673 .A543 N53 2006

 

Directory of government document collections & librarians.  Reference Desk Z1223 .D57 2003

 

Whisner, Mary.  Practicing reference: thoughts for librarians and legal researchers.  Professional Collection Z675 .L2 W495 2006

 

Partnerships

 

Cunningham, Laura E.  The logic of subchapter K: a conceptual guide to the taxation of partnerships.   KF6452 .C86 2006

 

Politics & Government

 

Gidiere, P. Stephen.  The federal information manual: how the government collects, manages, and discloses information under FOIA and other statutes.  KF5753 .G53 2006

 

Skvarla, Diane K. and Donald A. Ritchie.  United States Senate catalogue of graphic art.   NE962 .P64 U55 2006

 

Practice & Procedure

 

McElhaney, James W.  McElhaney's trial notebook.  KF8915 .Z9 M25 2005

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Vitello, Corey J. and Eric W. Hickey.  The myth of a psychiatric crime wave: public perception, juror research, and mental illness.  KF9242 .V58 2006

 

Religion

 

Miller, Monica K.  Religion in criminal justice.  KF8924. M55 2006

 

Sprinkle, Joe M.  Biblical law and its relevance: a Christian understanding and ethical application for today of the Mosaic regulations.  BS1199 .E8 S65 2006

 

Securities Law

 

Hicks, J. William.  International dimensions of U. S. securities law.  KF1439 .H53 2005

 

Space Law

 

Benk?, Marietta and Kai-Uwe Schrogl, editors.  Space law: current problems and perspectives for future regulation.  KZD1145 .S635 2005

 

Terrorism

 

Becker, Tal.  Terrorism and the state: rethinking the rules of state responsibility.  HV6431 .B43 2006

 

Nesi, Giuseppe, editor.  International cooperation in counter-terrorism: the United Nations and regional organizations in the fight against terrorism.  K5256 .A6 I58 2006

 

Torts

 

Kenyon, Andrew T.  Defamation: comparative law and practice.   K930 .K49 2006

 

Women

 

MacKinnon, Catharine A.  Women's lives, men's laws.  KF478 .M26 2005