NEW BOOKS added May 2007


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Administrative Law

Evidence

Legislation

Arts & Literature

Family Law

Libraries

Banking & Finance

Foreign Law

Medical Law

Biography

History

Organizations

Civil Rights

Human Rights

Politics & Government

Commercial Law

Immigration Law

Practice & Procedure

Computer Law

Intellectual Property

Property

Constitutional Law

International Law

Religion

Contracts

International Trade

Science & Technology

Corporations

Judges

Securities Law

Courts

Jurisprudence

Social Welfare

Criminal Law & Procedure

Labor Law

State & Local Government

Death Penalty

Land Use Planning

Taxation

Dispute Resolution

Law of War

Terrorism

Economics

Legal Analysis & Writing

Trials

Elder Law

Legal Profession

Trusts

Employment Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Women

Environmental Law

 

 

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Administrative Law

 

Morgan, Bronwen and Karen Yeung.  An introduction to law and regulation: text and materials.  K3400 .M67 2007

 

Arts & Literature

 

Merryman, John Henry, Albert E. Elsen, and Stephen K. Urice.  Law, ethics, and the visual arts. 5th ed.  KF4288 .A7 M47 2007

 

Banking & Finance

 

Ruberto, Michael J., editor.  Commercial loan primer.  KFM2570 .C66 2007

 

Biography

 

Norgren, Jill.  Belva Lockwood: the woman who would be president.  KF368 .L58 N67 2007

 

Tsuk Mitchell, Dalia.  Architect of justice: Felix S. Cohen and the founding of American legal pluralism.  KF373 .C6185 T78 2007

 

Civil Rights

 

Bilchitz, David.  Poverty and fundamental rights: the justification and enforcement of socio-economic rights.  K3240 .B54 2007

 

Colker, Ruth and Adam A. Milani.  The law of disability discrimination handbook.  KF480 .A3 2005

 

Ides, Allan and Christopher N. May.  Constitutional law--individual rights: examples and explanations. 4th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF4749 .I34 2007

 

Landsberg, Brian K.  Free at last to vote: the Alabama origins of the 1965 Voting Rights Act.  KF4891 .L35 2007

 

Weber, Mark C.  Disability harassment.  KF480 .W43 2007

 

Commercial Law

 

Brook, James.   Payment systems: examples and explanations. 3rd ed.  Permanent Reserve KF933 .B76 2007

 

Marquis, Louis.  International uniform commercial law: toward a progressive consciousness.  K1005 .M377 2005

 

Computer Law

 

Spang-Hanssen, H. Stakemann.  Cyberspace & international law on jurisdiction: possibilities of dividing cyberspace into jurisdictions with help of filters and firewall software.  K564 .C6 S68 2004

 

Constitutional Law

 

Conley, Patrick T. and Robert G. Flanders, Jr.  The Rhode Island state Constitution: a reference guide.  KFR401 1986 .A6 C66 2007

 

May, Christopher N. and Allan Ides.  Constitutional law--national power and federalism: examples and explanations. 4th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF4550 .M29 2007

 

Contracts

 

Blum, Brian A.  Contracts: examples & explanations. 4th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF801 .B58 2007

 

Epstein, David G., Bruce A. Markell, and Lawrence Ponoroff.  Making and doing deals: contracts in context. 2nd ed.  KF801 .A7 E65 2006

 

Kreitner, Roy.  Calculating promises: the emergence of modern American contract doctrine.  KF801 .K74 2007

 

Corporations

 

Bottomley, Stephen.  The constitutional corporation: rethinking corporate governance.  KF1422 .B68 2007

 

Hansen, Shawna J.  Corporate practice for the paralegal.  KFM2613 .C677 2007

 

Smiddy, Linda O. and Lawrence A. Cunningham.  Soderquist on Corporate law and practice. 3rd ed.  KF1414 .S62 2007

 

Courts

 

Coleman, Sean P. and Michael D. Prosser.  Pursuing a case in small claims court.  KFM2921 .C65 2007

 

Cross, Frank B.  Decision making in the U.S. Courts of Appeals.`  KF8990 .C76 2007

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Bloom, Robert M. and Mark S. Brodin.  Criminal procedure: the Constitution and the police. 5th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF9618 .B56 2006

 

Davis, Angela J.  Arbitrary justice: the power of the American prosecutor.  KF9640 .D38 2007

 

Falcón y Tella, María José and Fernando Falcón y Tella.  Punishment and culture :a right to punish?  K5103 .F3513 2006

 

Henham, Ralph J.  Punishment and process in international criminal trials.  KZ6310 .H46 2005

 

Knoops, Geert-Jan G. J.  Redressing miscarriages of justice: practice and procedure in national and international criminal law cases.  K5560 .K59 2006

 

Vogler, Richard.  A world view of criminal justice.  K5001 .V65 2005

 

Death Penalty

 

Heilbrun, Alfred B.  The death penalty: beyond the smoke and mirrors.  HV8699 .U5 H395 2006

 

Sarat, Austin and Nasser Hussain, editors.  Forgiveness, mercy, and clemency.  K5104 .F67 2007

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Cooley, John W.  The mediator's handbook: advanced practice guide for civil litigation. 2nd ed.  KF9084 .C573 2006

 

Economics

 

Chang, Ha-Joon and Ilene Grabel.  Reclaiming development: an alternative economic policy manual.  HC59.7 .C342 2004

 

Elder Law

 

Oalican, Eric R., chair.  Elder law litigation & advocacy.  KFM2763 .N8 E44 2007

 

Employment Law

 

Cotter, Anne-Marie Mooney and Jane Moffatt, editors.  Discrimination law.  KDK1258 .D57 2005

 

Kenner, Jeff.  EU employment law: from Rome to Amsterdam and beyond.  KJE2855 .K46 2003

 

Oberstein, Gary J. and Tani E. Sapirstein, chairs.  Conducting & using internal investigations.  KFM2734.5 .E55 C65 2007

 

O'Leary, Síofra.  Employment law at the European Court of Justice: judicial structures, policies, and processes.  KJE2855 .O44 2002

 

Smith, Arthur B., Jr., Charles B. Craver and Leroy D. Clark.  Employment discrimination law: cases and materials. 6th ed.  KF3464 .A7 S6 2006 

 

Wheeler, Hoyt N., Brian S. Klaas and Douglas M. Mahony.  Workplace justice without unions.  HD6971.8 .W5 2004

 

White, Robin C.A.  Workers, establishment, and services in the European Union.  KJE5174 .W48 2004

 

Environmental Law

 

Krämer, Ludwig.  EC environmental law. 6th ed.  KJE6242 .K729 2007

 

Evidence

 

Best, Arthur.  Evidence: examples and explanations. 6th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF8935 .Z9 B48 2007

 

Bocchino, Anthony J. and David A. Sonenshein.  A practical guide to federal evidence: objections, responses, rules, and practice commentary. 8th ed.  KF8935 .B63 2006

 

Follett, Jeffrey S., chair.  E-discovery.  KFM2937 .Z9 E44 2007

 

Family Law

 

Elsen, Susan R. and Linda Medeiros, chairs.  GAL training for category F matters.  KFM2507 .G37 2007

 

Oliphant, Robert E. and Nancy Ver Steegh.  Family law: examples and explanations. 2nd ed.  Permanent Reserve KF505 .Z9 O43 2007

 

Foreign Law

 

Cornelius, Wayne A. and David A. Shirk, editors.  Reforming the administration of justice in Mexico.  HV9960 .M6 R44 2007

 

Li, Shoushuang.  The legal environment and risks for foreign investment in China.  KNQ3202 .L546 2007

 

History

 

Block, Sharon.  Rape and sexual power in early America.  HV6561 .B56 2006

 

Gibson, Alan Ray.  Understanding the founding: the crucial questions.  KF4541 .G537 2007

 

Goldhaber, Michael D.  A people's history of the European Court of Human Rights.  KJC5138 .G64 2007

 

Pérez-Perdomo, Rogelio.  Latin American lawyers: a historical introduction.  KG46 .P47 2006

 

Human Rights

 

Tesón, Fernando R.  Humanitarian intervention: an inquiry into law and morality. 3rd ed.  KZ6369 .T47 2005 

 

White, N. D. and Dirk Klaasen, editors.  The UN, human rights and post-conflict situations.  KZ4986 .U57 2005

 

Immigration Law

 

Erler, Edward J., Thomas G. West and John Marini.  The founders on citizenship and immigration: principles and challenges in America.  JV6465 .E75 2007

 

Germain, Regina.  AILA's asylum primer: a practical guide to U.S. asylum law and procedure. 4th ed.  KF4836 .G47 2005

 

Ignatius, Sarah, chair.  Representing asylum seekers.  KF4836 .R46 2007

 

Plender, Richard, editor.  Basic documents on international migration law.  K3275 .A35 B37 2007

 

Intellectual Property

 

Clancy, Tara C. and Thomas F. Holt, chairs.  How to protect and preserve IP assets.  KF3086 .H69 2007

 

Harmon, Robert L.  Patents and the Federal Circuit. 8th ed.  KF3114 .H347 2007

 

Heath, Christopher and Kung-Chung Liu, editors.  Copyright law and the information society in Asia.  Z554.5 .C67 2007

 

International Law

 

Bose, Sumantra.  Contested lands: Israel-Palestine, Kashmir, Bosnia, Cyprus, and Sri Lanka.  JZ5538 .B67 2007

 

Fomerand, Jacques.  Historical dictionary of the United Nations. New ed.  Reference Area JZ4970 .B46 2007

 

French, Duncan.  International law and policy of sustainable development.  K3585 .F72 2005

 

Grosek, Edward.  The secret treaties of history. 2nd ed.  KZ118 .G76 2007

 

Keller, Helen and Daniela Thurnherr.  Taking international law seriously: a European perspective on the U.S. attitude towards international law.  KZ4113 .K45 2005

 

McAdam, Jane.  Complementary protection in international refugee law.  KZ6530 .M33 2007

 

Noortmann, Math.  Enforcing international law: from self-help to self-contained regimes.  KZ6010 .N66 2005

 

Singer, Peter.  One world: the ethics of globalization. 2nd ed.  JZ1318 .S583 2004

 

White, N. D.  The law of international organisations. 2nd ed.  KZ4850 .W485 2005

 

International Trade

 

Goyal, Anupam.  The WTO and international environmental law: towards conciliation.  K3943 .G69 2006

 

Head, John W.  The future of the global economic organizations: an evaluation of criticisms leveled at the IMF, the multilateral development banks, and the WTO.  HG3881.5 .I58 H43 2005

 

Judges

 

Holzer, Henry Mark.  The Supreme Court opinions of Clarence Thomas, 1991-2006: a conservative's perspective.  KF8745 .T48 H655 2007

 

Ross, William G.  The chief justiceship of Charles Evans Hughes, 1930-1941.  KF8745 .H8 R67 2007

 

Jurisprudence

 

Kennedy, David, editor.  The canon of American legal thought.  KF380 .C36 2006

 

Labor Law

 

Blanpain, R.  European labour law. 10th revised ed.  KJE2855 .B555 2006

 

Bowers, John, Michael Duggan, and David Reade.  The law of industrial action and trade union recognition.  KD3076 .B69 2004

 

Brodie, Douglas.  A history of British labour law, 1867-1945.  KD3040 .B76 2003

 

Compa, Lance A.  Unfair advantage: workers' freedom of association in the United States under international human rights standards.  KF3438 .Z9 C66 2004

 

Dannin, Ellen J.  Taking back the workers' law: how to fight the assault on labor rights.  KF3369 .D36 2006

 

Hepple, B. A., editor.  Social and labour rights in a global context: international and comparative perspectives.  K1763 .S66 2002

 

Johnstone, Richard.  Occupational health and safety, courts and crime: the legal construction of occupational health and safety offences in Victoria.  KUG143.7 .J64 2003

 

Wahlgren, Peter, editor.  Stability and change in Nordic labour law.  KKV1270 .S73 2002

 

Land Use Planning

 

Merriam, Dwight H. and Mary Massaron Ross, editors.  Eminent domain use and abuse: Kelo in context.  KF5599. E47 2006

 

Law of War

 

Helm, Anthony M., editor.  The law of war in the 21st century: weaponry and the use of force.  KZ6563 .I58 v.82 (2006)

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Butt, Peter and Richard Castle.  Modern legal drafting: a guide to using clearer language. 2nd ed.  K94 .B88 2006

 

Legal Profession

 

Costantino, Paul E., Catherine F. Downing, and Brian J. Harkins, chairs.  Hanging your shingle.  KFM2477 .H36 2007

 

Kavanagh, Kay.  Excellence in the workplace: legal & life skills in a nutshell.  Permanent Reserve HD62.15 .K28 2007

 

Morrison, Alan B. and Diane T. Chin.  Beyond the big firm: profiles of lawyers who want something more.  KF299 .P8 M67 2007

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Matthews, Richard J. and  Mary Alice Baish.  State-by-state report on authentication of online legal resources.  ZA5075 .M27 2007

 

Stein, Amy R.  Illegal sex discrimination or permissible customer preference? Refusal to hire and employ male gynecologists: a legal research guide.  KF241 .L33 S74 2007

 

Legislation

 

Dorsey, Tobias A.  Legislative drafter's deskbook: a practical guide.  KF4950 .D67 2006

 

Libraries

 

Sanchez, Elaine.  Emerging issues in academic library cataloging & technical services.  Professional Collection Z688.6 .U6 S26 2007

 

Medical Law

 

Harris, Michael J., chair.  Medical malpractice update.  KFM2939 .M34 M434 2007

 

Organizations

 

Marx, Frederic J., editor.  Massachusetts nonprofit organizations. 3rd ed.  KFM2611 .M37 2007

 

Spitzer, Adelbert L. and Kendi E. Ozmon, chairs.  Nonprofit law conference 2007.  KFM2611 .Z9 N668 2007

 

Politics & Government

 

Chesterman, Simon, editor.  Secretary or general?: the UN Secretary-General in world politics.  JZ5008 .S43 2007

 

Delpech, Therese.  Savage century: back to barbarism.  JZ5588 .D4513 2007

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Casher, Dana E.  Collecting civil judgments.  KFM2951 .Z9 C853 2007

 

Evans, Keith.  Common sense rules of advocacy for lawyers.  KF8915 .E95 2004

 

Hasen, Richard L.  Remedies: examples and explanations.  Permanent Reserve KF9010 .Z9 H37 2007

 

Rose, Cristen Sikes.  The commercial litigator's job: a survival guide.  KF8925 .C55 R67 2005

 

Property

 

Keshian, Richard J., chair.  Real estate law conference 2007.  KFM2512 .Z9 R43 2007

 

Portman, Janet and Marcia Stewart.  Renters' rights: the basics. 5th ed.  KF590 .Z9 P673 2007

 

Religion

 

Janin, Hunt and André Kahlmeyer.  Islamic law: the Sharia from Muhammad's time to the present.  KBP50 .J36 2007

 

New Catholic encyclopedia. 2nd ed.  Reference Area BX841 .N44 2003

 

Science & Technology

 

Adams, James A. and Daniel D. Blinka.  Electronic surveillance: commentaries and statutes.  KF9670 .A92 2003 

 

Bullen, Mark and Diane P. Janes, editors.  Making the transition to E-learning: strategies and issues.  Professional Collection LB2395.7 .M3 2007

 

Carey, Peter.  Data protection: a practical guide to UK and EU law.  KD1957 .C65 C373 2004

 

Cox, Noel.  Technology and legal systems.  K487 .T4 C69 2006

 

Mann, Bruce Leslie.  Selected styles in web-based educational research.  Professional Collection LB1028 .S417 2006

 

Securities Law

 

Brown, Gary M. and Laureen K. Kuzur.  PLI's guide to the SEC's new executive compensation disclosure rules.  KF1449 .B759 2006

 

Social Welfare

 

Bowman, Jacquelynne J., chair.  What to do when DSS knocks on your door.  KFM2967 .C5 W53 2007

 

State & Local Government

 

Lampke, James B. and Robert W. Ritchie, chairs.  Municipal law conference 2007.  KFM2831 .Z9 M858 2007

 

Taxation

 

Larson, Joni and Dan Sheaffer.  Federal tax research.  Reference Area KF241 .T38 L37 2007

 

Terrorism

 

Norton, Augustus R.  Hezbollah: a short history.  JQ1828 .A98 H6263 2007

 

Rapley, Robert.  Witch hunts: from Salem to Guantanamo Bay.  JC571 .R37 2007

 

Trials

 

Dierenfield, Bruce J.  The battle over school prayer: how Engel v. Vitale changed America.  KF228 .E54 D54 2007

 

Trusts

 

Beyer, Gerry W.  Wills, trusts, and estates: examples and explanations. 4th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF755 .Z9 B49 2007

 

Redgwell, Catherine.  Intergenerational trusts and environmental protection.  K7222 .R44 1999

 

Women

 

Immarigeon, Russell, editor.  Women and girls in the criminal justice system: policy issues and practices.  HV9471 .W64 2006

 

Ritter, Gretchen.  The Constitution as social design: gender and civic membership in the American constitutional order.  HQ1236.5 .U6 R57 2006

 

Sullivan, Kathleen S.  Constitutional context: women and rights discourse in nineteenth-century America.  KF478 .S85 2007