NEW BOOKS added February 2007


Boston College Law Library

 

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Banking & Finance

Human Rights

Military Law

Civil Rights

Immigration Law

Partnerships

Commercial Law

Intellectual Property

Politics & Government

Comparative Law

International Law

Property

Computer Law

International Trade

Religion

Constitutional Law

Judges

Science & Technology

Corporations

Jurisprudence

Securities Law

Courts

Juveniles

Social Welfare

Criminal Law & Procedure

Law & Society

Terrorism

Evidence

Legal History

Trade Regulation

Family Law

Legal Profession

Transportation Law

Foreign Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Trials

History

 

 

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Banking & Finance

 

Gkoutzinis, Apostolos Ath.  Internet banking and the law in Europe: regulation, financial integration and electronic commerce.  KJE2188 .G56 2006

 

Iqbal, Zamir and Abbas Mirakhor.  An introduction to Islamic finance: theory and practice.  HG187.4 .I733 2007

 

Civil Rights

 

Shepard, Kris.  Rationing justice: poverty lawyers and poor people in the deep South.  KF336 .S52 2007

 

Zietlow, Rebecca E.  Enforcing equality: Congress, the Constitution, and the protection of individual rights.  KF4764 .Z54 2006

 

Commercial Law

 

Baxter, Thomas C., Stephanie A. Heller and Paul S. Turner.  The ABCs of the UCC. Article 4A, Funds transfers. 2nd ed.  KF1030 .E4 B29 2006

 

Comparative Law

 

Reimann, Mathias and Reinhard Zimmermann.  The Oxford handbook of comparative law.  Reference Area K48 .O96 2006

 

Computer Law

 

Balkin, J. M. and Beth Simone Noveck.  The state of play: law, games, and virtual worlds.   K3705 .V53 S73 2006

 

Constitutional Law

 

Chafetz, Joshua A.  Democracy's privileged few: legislative privilege and democratic norms in the British and American constitutions.  K3324 .C47 2007

 

Hudson, David L.  The Rehnquist Court: understanding its impact and legacy.  KF8742 .H78 2007

 

Jackson, Vicki C. and Mark Tushnet.  Comparative constitutional law. 2nd ed.  K3165 .J325 2006

 

Corporations

 

            DVD:  The Corporation.  Permanent Reserve/AV  HD60 .C6 2004

 

Greenfield, Kent.  The failure of corporate law: fundamental flaws & progressive possibilities.  KF1416 .G74 2006

 

Courts

 

Lutz, Robert E.  A lawyer's handbook for enforcing foreign judgments in the United States and abroad.  KF8729 .L88 2007

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Taslitz, Andrew E.  Reconstructing the Fourth Amendment: a history of search and seizure, 1789-1868.  KF9630 .T37 2006

 

Evidence

 

Brodin, Mark S. and Michael Avery.  Handbook of Massachusetts evidence. 8th ed.  Permanent Reserve KFM2940 .Z9 L4 2007

 

Family Law

 

McGlynn, Clare.  Families and the European Union: law, politics and pluralism.   KJE1105 .M34 2006

 

Foreign Law

 

Bouck, J. C.  Exploding the myths: an insider's look at Canada's justice system.  KE429 .B68 2006

 

Slapper, Gary and David Kelly.  The English legal system. 8th ed.  KD661 .S58 2006

 

History

 

Hamilton, Daniel W.  The limits of sovereignty: property confiscation in the Union and the Confederacy during the Civil War.  KF7221 .H36 2007

 

Rotberg, Robert I.  A leadership for peace: how Edwin Ginn tried to change the world.  JZ5540.2 .G56 R68 2007

 

Human Rights

 

Andreassen, Bård-Anders and Stephen P. Marks, editors.  Development as a human right: legal, political, and economic dimensions.  JC571 .N636 2003

 

Ibhawoh, Bonny.  Imperialism and human rights: colonial discourses of rights and liberties in African history.  KQC572 .I24 2007

 

Immigration Law

 

McWhirter, Robert James.  The criminal lawyer's guide to immigration law: questions and answers.  KF4819 .M39 2006

 

Intellectual Property

 

Oguamanam, Chidi.  International law and indigenous knowledge: intellectual property, plant biodiversity, and traditional medicine.  K1401 .O38 2006

 

International Law

 

Allison, Graham T., Hervé de Carmoy, Thérèse Delpech and Chung Min Lee.  Nuclear proliferation: risk and responsibility : a report to the Trilateral Commission.  JZ5675 .N8383 2006

 

Combs, Nancy Amoury.  Guilty pleas in international criminal law: constructing a restorative justice approach.  KZ6316 .C66 2007

 

Gilbert, Geoff.  Responding to international crime.  K5301 .G55 2006

 

Meissner, Philipp.  The International Criminal Court controversy: an analysis of the United States' major objections against the Rome Statute.  KZ6311 .M45 2005

 

International Trade

 

Koul, Autar Krishan.  Guide to the WTO and GATT: economics, law and politics.  K4610 .K68 2005

 

Sykes, A. O.  The WTO agreement on safeguards: a commentary.  K4610 .S98 2006

 

Taylor, Martyn D.  International competition law: a new dimension for the WTO?  K3850 .T39 2006

 

Judges

 

            Newton, Jim.  Earl Warren and the nation he made.  KF8745 .W3 N49 2006

 

Jurisprudence

 

Dubber, Markus Dirk.  The sense of justice: empathy in law and punishment.  K240 .D83 2006

 

            Reidy, David A.  On the philosophy of law.  K230 .R45 O5 2007

 

Stelmach, Jerzy and Bartosz Brożek.  Methods of legal reasoning.  K331 .S73 2006

 

Syse, Henrik.  Natural law, religion, and rights: an exploration of the relationship between natural law and natural rights, with special emphasis on the teachings of Thomas Hobbes and John Locke.  K415 .S97 2007

 

Juveniles

 

Hill, Malcolm, Andrew Lockyer and Fred Stone.  Youth justice and child protection.  K5575 .Y68 2007

 

Kupchik, Aaron.  Judging juveniles: prosecuting adolescents in adult and juvenile courts.  HV9104 .K87 2006

 

Law & Society

 

DVD:  Burning bridges. A documentary about the arson of Mood's Bridge in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, and the restorative conference held in its wake.  Permanent Reserve/AV  HV9955 .B8 B8 2005

 

Mackenzie, Margaret A.  Courting the media: public relations for the accused and the accuser.  KF390.5 .P8 M33 2007

 

Roht-Arriaza, Naomi and Javier Mariezcurrena, editors.  Transitional justice in the twenty-first century: beyond truth versus justice.  K5250 .T735 2006  

 

Treviño, A. Javier, editor.  Classic writings in law and society: contemporary comments and criticisms.  K370 .C56 2007

 

Legal History

 

Giese, Loreen L.  Courtships, marriage customs, and Shakespeare's comedies.  KD753 .G54 2006

 

King, Peter.  Crime and law in England, 1750-1840: remaking justice from the margins.  HV6949 .E5 K55 2006

 

Outhwaite, R. B.  The rise and fall of the English ecclesiastical courts, 1500-1860.  KD8643 .O98 2006

 

Witt, John Fabian.  Patriots and cosmopolitans: hidden histories of American law.  KF353 .W58 2007

 

Legal Profession

 

Silver, Marjorie Ann, editor.  The affective assistance of counsel.  KF300 .A34 2007

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Armstrong, J.D.S. and Christopher A. Knott.  Where the law is: an introduction to advanced legal research. 2nd ed.  KF240 .A76 2006

 

Military Law

 

Gilligan, Francis A. and Fredric I. Lederer.  Court-martial procedure. 3rd ed.  KF7625 .G55 2006

 

Partnerships

 

Shepherd, Jon G., editor.  Joint ventures: antitrust analysis of collaborations among competitors.  KF1380.5 .J63 2006

 

Politics & Government

 

Mencimer, Stephanie.  Blocking the courthouse door: how the Republican Party and its corporate allies are taking away your right to sue.  KF8700 .M46 2006

 

Property

 

            DVD:  Kelo v. City of New London.  Permanent Reserve/AV  KF228 .K45 2006   

 

Sandefur, Timothy.  Cornerstone of liberty: property rights in 21st-century America.

 

Religion

 

            DVD:  Lee v. Weisman.  Permanent Reserve/AV  KF228 .L44 2006

 

Calder, Norman.  Interpretation and jurisprudence in medieval Islam.  BP25 .C35 2006

 

Science & Technology

 

Holtzman, David H.  Privacy lost: how technology is endangering your privacy.  JC596 .H64 2006

 

Securities Law

 

Cox, James D., Robert W. Hillman and Donald C. Langevoort.  Securities regulation: cases and materials. 5th ed.  KF1438 .C69 2006

 

Social Welfare

 

            White, Doug.  Charity on trial.  HV91 .W496 2007

 

Terrorism

 

McPhee, Ralph D., editor.  The treatment of prisoners: legal, moral or criminal?  KF9625 .T74 2006

 

Millar, Alistair and Eric Rosand.  Allied against terrorism: what's needed to strengthen worldwide commitment.  JZ6005 .M55 2006

 

            Saul, Ben.  Defining terrorism in international law.  K5256 .S28 2006

 

Trade Regulation

 

Dibadj, Reza R.  Rescuing regulation.   K3840 .D53 2006 

 

Transportation Law

 

            DVD:  Swedenburg v. Kelly.  Permanent Reserve/AV  KF228 .S94 2006

 

Trials

 

Franklin, Diana Britt.  The good-bye door: the incredible true story of America's first female serial killer to die in the chair.  HV6534 .C5 F73 2006

 

Kleinig, John and James P. Levine.  Jury ethics: juror conduct and jury dynamics.  KF8980 .A5 J87 2006

 

Scharf, Michael P. and Gregory S. McNeal.  Saddam on trial: understanding and debating the Iraqi high tribunal.  KMJ44 .H87x 2006