NEW BOOKS added January 2007


Boston College Law Library

 

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Banking & Finance

History

Legal Analysis & Writing

Bankruptcy

Human Rights

Libraries

Civil Rights

Immigration Law

Medical Law

Comparative Law

Intellectual Property

Practice & Procedure

Constitutional Law

International Law

Property

Corporations

International Trade

Psychology & Psychiatry

Courts

Judges

Science & Technology

Criminal Law & Procedure

Jurisdiction

Sexuality & the Law

Dispute Resolution

Jurisprudence

State & Local Government  

Economics

Juveniles

Terrorism

Education Law

Land Use Planning

Torts

Environmental Law

Law & Society

Trade Regulation

Evidence

Law of War

Women

Foreign Law

 

 

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Banking & Finance

 

Chu, Lily L.  Financial Sector Assessment Program: IEG review of the joint World Bank and IMF initiative.  HG195 .C488 2006

 

El-Gamal, Mahmoud A.  Islamic finance: law, economics, and practice.  KBP940 .E45 2006

 

Kaltenthaler, Karl.  Policymaking in the European Central Bank: the masters of Europe's money.  HG2976 .K35 2006

 

Maude, David.  Global private banking and wealth management: the new realities.  HG1978 .M38 2006

 

Bankruptcy

 

LoPucki, Lynn M. and Christopher R. Mirick.  Strategies for creditors in bankruptcy proceedings.  KF1524 .L57 2007

 

Treister, George M., J. Ronald Trost, Leon S. Forman, Kenneth N. Klee and Richard B. Levin.  Fundamentals of bankruptcy law.  6th ed.  KF1524 .F86 2006

 

Civil Rights

 

DVD:  The road to Brown.  Permanent Reserve/AV KF373 .H644 R63 1990

 

Barkhuysen, Tom and Siewert Lindenbergh, editors.  Constitutionalisation of private law.  KJC984.8 .C66 2006

 

Brophy, Alfred L.  Reparations pro & con.  KF4757 .B66 2006

 

Gordon-Reed, Annette, editor.  Race on trial: law and justice in American history.  KF385 .A4 R33 2002

 

Soltero, Carlos R.  Latinos and American law: landmark Supreme Court cases.  KF4757.5 .L38 A52 2006

 

Comparative Law

 

Bell, John.  Judiciaries within Europe: a comparative review.  KJC3716 .B45 2006

 

Constitutional Law

 

Levinson, Sanford. Our undemocratic constitution: where the constitution goes wrong (and how we the people can correct it).  KF4552 .L484 2006

 

Levy, Richard E.  The power to legislate: a reference guide to the United States Constitution.  KF4940 .L48 2006

           

McAffee, Thomas B.  Powers reserved for the people and the states: a history of the Ninth and Tenth Amendments.  KF4557 .M33 2006

 

McDowell, Gary L. and and Johnathan O'Neill, editors.  America and Enlightenment constitutionalism.  KF4520 .A76 2006

 

Orth, John V.  How many judges does it take to make a Supreme Court? And other essays on law and the constitution.  KF5130 .O78 2006

 

PikÁs, GeŰrgios.  Constitutionalism--human rights--separation of powers: the Cyprus precedent.  KJN207 .P55 2006

 

Sparrow, Bartholomew H.  The Insular cases and the emergence of American empire.  KF4635 .S63 2006

 

Sracic, Paul A.  San Antonio v. Rodriguez and the pursuit of equal education: the debate over discrimination and school funding.  KF228 .S26 S73 2006

 

Corporations

 

            Mitchell, Lawrence E.  Corporations: cases and material.  KF1413 .M585 2006

 

Oesterle, Dale A.  The law of mergers and acquisitions. 3rd ed.  KF1477 .A7 O33 2005

 

Villiers, Charlotte.  Corporate reporting and company law.  KD2101 .V55 2006

 

Courts

 

Arnull, Anthony.  The European Union and its Court of Justice. 2nd ed.  KJE5461 .A97 2006

 

Brown, Lionel Neville and Tom Kennedy.  The Court of Justice of the European Communities. 5th ed.  KJE5461 .B76x 2000

 

Hogan, Sean O., editor.  The judicial branch of state government: people, process, and politics.  KF8736 .J83 2006

 

Patrick, John J.  The Supreme Court of the United States: a student companion.  KF8742 .A35 P38 2006

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

            Ashworth, Andrew.  Principles of criminal law. 5th ed.  KD7869 .A84 2006

 

            Findlay, Mark.  Criminal law: problems in context.  KU3800 .F564 2006 

 

Hrones, Stephen.  Criminal practice handbook. 3rd ed.  KF9619 .H76 2006

 

            Sprack, John.  A practical approach to criminal procedure.  KD8329 .E46 2006

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Bennett, Mark D.  The art of mediation.  KF9084 .B46 2005

 

Lovenheim, Peter and Emily Doskow.  Becoming a mediator: your guide to career opportunities.  HM1126 .L683 2004

 

Economics

 

Mercuro, Nicholas.  Economics and the law: from Posner to postmodernism and beyond. 2nd ed.  K487 .E3 M468 2006

 

Education Law

 

Collins, Carol Morgan.  Equal educational opportunity for all children: a research guide to discrimination in education (1950-2005).  KF241 .E38 M39 2006

 

Environmental Law

 

DVD:  Who killed the electric car?  Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Evidence

 

Arkfeld, Michael R.  Electronic discovery and evidence.  KF8947 .A97 2006

 

Slobogin, Christopher.  Proving the unprovable: the role of law, science, and speculation in adjudicating culpability and dangerousness.  KF9674 .S59 2007

 

Twining, William L.  Rethinking evidence: exploratory essays. 2nd ed.  K2261 .T847 2006

 

Foreign Law

 

Biryukov, Alexander and Inna Shyrokova.  The law and legal system of Ukraine.  KKY120 .B57 2005

 

Burnham, William, Peter B. Maggs and Gennady M. Danilenko.  Law and legal system of the Russian Federation. 3rd ed.  KLB68 .D36 2004

 

Hu, Robert Haibin.  Guide to China copyright law studies.  KNQ1160 .H8 2000

 

Luo, Wei, editor.  The amended criminal procedure law and the criminal court rules of the People's Republic of China: with English translation, introduction, and annotation.  KNQ4603.8 2000

 

Luo, Wei.  The civil procedure law and court rules of the People's Republic of China.  KNQ1704 2006

 

Slapper, Gary and David Kelly.  English law. 2nd ed.  KD660 .S58 2006

 

Zou, Keyuan.  China's legal reform: towards the rule of law.  KNQ470 .Z68 2006

 

History

 

Barber, Malcolm.  The trial of the templars. 2nd ed.  KJV131 .T46 B37 2006

 

Human Rights

 

Apodaca, Clair.  Understanding U.S. human rights policy: a paradoxical legacy.  JC599 .U5 A75 2006

 

Brownlie, Ian and Guy S. Goodwin-Gill, editors.  Basic documents on human rights. 5th ed.  K3238 .A1 B76 2006

 

Marks, Stephen P., editor.  Health and human rights: basic international documents. 2nd ed.  RA418 .H3872 2006

 

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.  Human rights: a compilation of international instruments.  K3238 .H85 2002

 

Ovey, Clare and Robin White.  Jacobs and White: the European Convention on Human Rights. 4th ed.  KJC5132 .J33 2006

 

South Asia Human Rights Documentation Centre.  Introducing human rights: an overview including issues of gender justice, environmental, and consumer law.  KNS2095 .I58 2006

 

Immigration Law

 

Kurzban, Ira J.  Kurzban's immigration law sourcebook: a comprehensive outline and reference tool. 10th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF4819.3 .K87 2006

 

Papagianni, Georgia.  Institutional and policy dynamics of EU migration law.  KJE6044 .P37 2006

 

Intellectual Property

 

Elias, Stephen.  Trademark: legal care for your business & product name. 7th ed.  KF3180 .Z9 M28 2005

 

Stim, Richard.  Getting permission: how to license & clear copyrighted materials online & off. 2nd ed. KF3024 .C6 S75 2004

 

International Law

 

Alborzi, M. R.  Evaluating the effectiveness of international refugee law: the protection of Iraqi refugees.  KZ6530 .A42 2006

 

Craven, Matthew, Malgosia Fitzmaurice and Maria Vogiatzi, editors.  Time, history and international law.  KZ1242 .T56 2007 

 

Schabas, William.  The UN international criminal tribunals: the former Yugoslavia, Rwanda and Sierra Leone.  KZ1203 .A12 S34 2006

 

International Trade

 

Horn, Henrik and Petros C. Mavrodis, editors.  The WTO case law of 2003.  K3840 .W64 2006

 

Wang, Guiguo.  The law of the WTO: China and the future of free trade.  K4610 .W363 2005

 

Judges

 

Urofsky, Melvin I.  Biographical encyclopedia of the Supreme Court: the lives and legal philosophies of the justices.  KF8744 .B56 2006

 

Jurisdiction

 

Zimmerman, Joseph Francis.  Interstate disputes: the Supreme Court's  original jurisdiction.  KF4615 .Z56 2006

 

Jurisprudence

 

Gigerenzer, Gerd and Christoph Engel, editors.  Heuristics and the law.   K212 .H48 2006

 

Mootz, Francis J.  Rhetorical knowledge in legal practice and critical legal theory.  K230 .M662 R48 2006

 

Juveniles

 

Corriero, Michael A.  Judging children as children: a proposal for a juvenile justice system.  KF9779 .C67 2006

 

Land Use Planning

 

Nolon, John R., editor.  Compendium of land use laws for sustainable development.  K3534 .A48 2006

 

Law & Society

 

Drobak, John N., editor.  Norms and the law.  K370 .N67 2006

 

Kenyon, Andrew T. and Megan Richardson, editors.  New dimensions in privacy law: international and comparative perspectives.  JC596 .N49 2006

 

Law of War

 

            Kennedy, David.  Of war and law.  KZ6396 .K46 2006

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Drennan, William.  Advocacy words: a thesaurus.  Reference Area K50 .D74 2005

 

Small, Daniel I. and Robin Page West.  Letters for litigators: essential communications for opposing counsel, witnesses, clients, and others.  KF170 .S53 2004

 

Legal History

 

Benedict, Michael Les.  Preserving the Constitution: essays on politics and the Constitution in the reconstruction era.  KF4541 .B445 2006

 

Palk, Deirdre.  Gender, crime and judicial discretion, 1780-1830.  HV8532 .G8 P35 2006

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Levitt, Carole A. and Mark E. Rosch.  The lawyer's guide to fact finding on the Internet. 3rd ed.  Reference Area KF242 .A1 L48 2006

 

Taggart, Michael.  An index to common law festschriften: from the beginning of the genre up to 2005.  Reference Area K38 .T34 2006

 

Libraries

 

Carson, Bryan M.  The law of libraries and archives.  Professional Collection KF4315 .C37 2007

 

Glennan, Barbara.  Survey on staff development policies.  Professional Collection Z675 .L2 B64 v.13

 

Medical Law

 

Sullivan, June M.  HIPAA: a practical guide to the privacy and security of health data.  KF3827 .R4 S85 2004

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Aldisert, Ruggero J.  Winning on appeal: better briefs and oral argument. 2nd ed.  KF9050 .A935 2003

 

Grimm, Paul W., Charles S. Fax and Paul Mark Sandler.  Discovery problems and their solutions.  KF8900 .G758 2005

 

Schwab, Priscilla Anne and Lawrence J. Vilardo, editors.  The litigation manual. Depositions.  KF8900 .L585 2006

 

Small, Daniel I.  Preparing witnesses: a practical guide for lawyers and their clients.  2nd ed.  KF8950 .S63 2004

 

Property

 

            Stroud, April.  Making sense of land law.  KD829 .S77 2005

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Brewster, Mary P.  Stalking: psychology, risk factors, interventions, and law.  RC554 .S72 2003

 

Science & Technology

 

Calishain, Tara.  Information trapping: real-time research on the web.  Reference Area ZA4228 .C35 2007

 

Notess, Greg R.  Teaching Web search skills: techniques and strategies of top trainers.  Professional Collection ZA4230 .N68 2006

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Currah, Paisley, Richard M. Juang and Shannon Price Minter, editors.  Transgender rights.  HQ77.9 .T716 2006

 

Donovan, James M., editor.  Sexual orientation and the law: a research bibliography selectively annotating legal literature through 2005.   KF4754.5 .A1 S49 2006

 

Gilreath, Shannon.  Sexual politics :the gay person in America today.  HQ76.3 .U5 G55 2006

 

State & Local Government

 

Graham, Cole Blease.  The South Carolina state constitution: a reference guide.  KFS2201 1895 .A6 G73 2006

 

Terrorism

 

Baker, James Addison and and Lee H. Hamilton, co-chairs.  The Iraq Study Group report.  E902 .I73 2006

 

Broome, John.  Anti-money laundering: international practice and policies.  K5223 .B76 2005

 

Torts

 

Bussani, Mauro, editor.  European tort law:  Eastern and Western perspectives.  KJC1640 .A6 E97 2007  

 

Trade Regulation

 

Vaughan, David, Sarah Lee, Brian Kennelly and Philip Riches.  EU competition law: general principles.  KJE6456 .E9 2006

 

Women

 

Shah, Niaz A.  Women, the Koran and international human rights law: the experience of Pakistan.  KPL516 .S528 2006