NEW BOOKS added August 2007


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Abortion

Human Rights

Libraries

Administrative Law

Immigration Law

Medical Law

Banking & Finance

Insurance Law

Military Law

Biography

Intellectual Property

Organizations

Civil Rights

International Law

Partnerships

Commercial Law

International Trade

Politics & Government

Computer Law

Judges

Practice & Procedure

Constitutional Law

Jurisdiction

Property

Contracts

Jurisprudence

Psychology & Psychiatry

Corporations

Juveniles

Religion

Courts

Labor Law

Science & Technology

Criminal Law & Procedure

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Sexuality & the Law

Death Penalty

Law & Society

Social Welfare

Economics

Law of War

Taxation

Employment Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Terrorism

Environmental Law

Legal Education

Torts

Evidence

Legal History

Trials

Foreign Law

Legal Profession

Trusts

Health Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Women

History

 

 

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Abortion

 

Ehrlich, J. Shoshanna.  Who decides?: the abortion rights of teens.  KF9315 .E36 2006

 

Administrative Law

 

Bradley, A. W. and K.D. Ewing.  Constitutional and administrative law.  KD3930 .W3 2007

 

Banking & Finance

 

Lee, Paul L.  Regulation of foreign banks: USA PATRIOT Act requirements for foreign banks.  KF1001.5 .R442 2007

 

Biography

 

Hill, Oliver W.  The big bang: Brown vs Board of Education and beyond: the autobiography of Oliver W. Hill, Sr.  KF373 .H55 H55 2007

 

Civil Rights

 

Kutulas, Judy.  The American Civil Liberties Union & the making of modern liberalism, 1930-1960.  JC599 .U5 K97 2006

 

Romero, Anthony D. and Dina Temple-Raston.  In defense of our America: the fight for civil liberties in the age of terror.  JC599 .U5 R598 2007

 

Commercial Law

 

Cheeseman, Henry R.  Business law: legal environment, online commerce, business ethics, and international issues. 6th ed.  KF889 .C433 2007

 

Chomsky, Carol L., et al.  Selected commercial statutes. 2007 ed.  Course Reserve KF879 .A2 S45 2007

 

Computer Law

 

Hitchcock, Jayne A.  Net crimes & misdemeanors: outmaneuvering web spammers, stalkers, and con artists. 2nd ed.  HV6773 .H575 2006

 

Polański, Przemysław Paul.  Customary law of the Internet: in the search for a supranational cyberspace law.  K564 .C6 P65 2007

 

Constitutional Law

 

Bogdandy, Armin von and Jürgen Bast, editors.  Principles of European constitutional law.  KJE4445 .P74 2006

 

Brundage, Anthony.  The great tradition: constitutional history and national identity in Britain and the United States, 1870-1960.  K3161 .B78 2007

 

La Torre, Massimo.  Constitutionalism and legal reasoning: a new paradigm for the concept of law.  K3165 .C66 2007

 

Zurn, Christopher F.  Deliberative democracy and the institutions of judicial review.  KF4550 .Z9 Z87 2007

 

Contracts

 

Farnsworth, E. Allan and William F. Young, compilers.  Selections for contracts: uniform commercial code, uniform electronic transactions act, electronic signatures in global and national commerce act, restatement second, UN sales convention, UNIDROIT principles, forms. 2007 ed.  Course Reserve KF801 .A7 S417 2007

 

Corporations

 

Griffin, William F., chair.  Fiduciary duties of directors, officers & owners of closely-held businesses.  KFM2615 .C55 F53 2007

 

Marchetti, Anne M.  Sarbanes-Oxley ongoing compliance guide: key processes and summary checklists.  KF1446 .M355 2007

 

Wells, Joseph T.  Corporate fraud handbook: prevention and detection. 2nd ed.  HV6691 .W45 2007

 

Courts

 

Bolick, Clint.  David's hammer: the case for an activist judiciary.  KF384 .B58 2007

 

Drewry, Gavin, Louis Blom-Cooper, and Charles Blake.  The Court of Appeal.  KD7216 .D74 2007

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Doyle, Charles.  Extraterritorial application of American criminal law.  KF9230 .D69 2007

 

Fabbri, Michael L. and Stephanie Page, chairs.  Hot topics in criminal law.  KFM2975 .Z9 H675 2007

 

Maffei, Stefano.  The European right to confrontation in criminal proceedings: absent, anonymous and vulnerable witnesses.  KJC5183 .M34 2006

 

Death Penalty

 

Lu, Hong and Terance D. Miethe.  China's death penalty: history, law, and contemporary practices.  HV8699 .C6 L8 2007

 

Economics

 

Hackney, James R.  Under cover of science: American legal-economic theory and the quest for objectivity.  K487 .E3 H33 2007

 

Employment Law

 

Fick, Barbara J.  The American Bar Association guide to workplace law. 2nd ed.  KF3319.6 .F53 2006

 

Friedman, Joel William, editor.  Employment discrimination stories.  KF3464 .A7 E49 2006

 

Jones, Kimberly Y. and David B. Wilson, chairs.  Wrongful termination and exceptions to employment at-will.  KFM2734.5 .E55 W76 2007

 

Lindemann, Barbara and Paul Grossman.  Employment discrimination law. 4th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF3464 .E445 2007

 

Environmental Law

 

Cohen, Steven, Sheldon Kamieniecki and Matthew A. Cahn.  Strategic planning in environmental regulation: a policy approach that works.  HD30.255 .C64 2005

 

Gore, Albert.  An inconvenient truth: the planetary emergency of global warming and what we can do about it.  QC981.8 .G56 G67 2006

 

Harvey, Pamela D., chair.  New Massachusetts environmental leadership and programs.  KFM2754 .N48 2007

 

Seerden, René, Michiel A. Heldeweg, and Kurt R. Deketelaere, editors.  Public environmental law in the European Union and the United States: a comparative analysis.  K3585 .P83 2002

 

Evidence

 

Newman, Robert C.  Computer forensics: evidence collection and management.  KF8961 .N49 2007

 

Foreign Law

 

Cafaggi, Fabrizio, editor.  The institutional framework of European private law.  KJE995 .I57 2006

 

Handoll, John.  Capital, payments, and money laundering in the EU.  KJE5175 .H36 2006

 

Health Law

 

Bianchi, Alden J. and Diane M. Soubly, chairs.  Update on the new Massachusetts Health Care Reform Act.  KFM2760 .U6 2007

 

History

 

Einhorn, Robin L.  American taxation, American slavery.  E441 .E38 2006

 

Foyster, Elizabeth A.  Marital violence: an English family history, 1660-1875.  HV6626.23 .G7 F69 2005

 

Gonzales-Day, Ken.  Lynching in the West, 1850-1935.  HV6468 .C2 G66 2006

 

Lesaffer, Randall, editor.  Peace treaties and international law in European history: from the late Middle Ages to World War One.  KZ184.5 .P43 2004

 

Sperry, Kip.  Reading early American handwriting.  Professional Collection Z115 .A5 S64 1998

 

Stewart, David O.  The summer of 1787: the men who invented the Constitution.  KF4510 .S74 2007

 

Human Rights

 

Bagaric, Mirko and Julie Clarke.  Torture: when the unthinkable is morally permissible.  HV8593 .B35 2007

 

Bouchet-Saulnier, Françoise.  The practical guide to humanitarian law. 2nd ed.  KZ6471 .B6813 2007

 

Jacob, Joseph M.  Civil justice in the age of human rights.  KD7325 .J325 2007

 

Moucheboeuf, Alcidia.  Minority rights jurisprudence digest.  Reference Area K3242 .A52 2006

 

Murray, Rachel, editor.  Documents of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights.  KQC573 .A34 A38 2001 

 

Peters, Jean Koh.  Representing children in child protective proceedings: ethical and practical dimensions. 3rd ed.  KF3735 .P47 2007

 

Schulz, William F., editor.  The phenomenon of torture: readings and commentary.  HV8593 .P52 2007

 

Xanthaki, Alexandra.  Indigenous rights and United Nations standards: self-determination, culture and land.  K3247 .X36 2007

 

Immigration Law

 

Peers, Steve and Nicola Rogers, editors.  EU immigration and asylum law: text and commentary.  KJE6044 .P44 2006

 

Zimmermann, Klaus F., et al.  Immigration policy and the labor market: the German experience and lessons for Europe.  HD8458 .A2 I455 2007

 

Insurance Law

 

Pace, Nicholas M., et al.  Insurance class actions in the United States.  KF8896 .I57 2007

 

Intellectual Property

 

Donner, Irah H.  Patent prosecution: law, practice, and procedure. 5th ed.  KF3120 .D66 2007

 

Nelson, Patricia L., chair.  Intellectual property law conference 2007.  KF2980 .I564 2007

 

Patry, William F.  Patry on copyright.  KF2991.5 .P38

 

International Law

 

Boyle, Alan E. and Christine Chinkin.  The making of international law.  KZ3410 .B69 2007

 

Cryer, Robert, et al.  An introduction to international criminal law and procedure.  K5000 .I587 2007

 

Goodwin-Gill, Guy S. and Jane McAdam.  The refugee in international law. 3rd ed.  K3230 .G66 2007

 

Held, David and Anthony G. McGrew, editors.  Globalization theory: approaches and controversies.  JZ1318 .G67917 2007

 

Kaikobad, Kaiyan Homi.  Interpretation and revision of international boundary decisions.  KZ3684 .K35 2007

 

International Trade

 

Zeller, Bruno.  CISG and the unification of international trade law.  K1028.3198 .Z35 2007

 

Judges

 

Merida, Kevin and Michael A. Fletcher.  Supreme discomfort: the divided soul of Clarence Thomas.  KF8745 .T48 M47 2007

 

Streb, Matthew J., editor.  Running for judge: the rising political, financial and legal stakes of judicial elections.  KF8785 .A7 R86 2007

 

Jurisdiction

 

O'Reilly, James T.  Federal preemption of state and local law: legislation, regulation and litigation.  KF4600 .O74 2006

 

Jurisprudence

 

Donnelly, Bebhinn.  A natural law approach to normativity.  K450 .D66 2007

 

Hall, Timothy L., editor.  The U.S. legal system.  Reference Area KF387 .U15 2004

 

Norrie, Alan W.  Law and the beautiful soul.  K230 .N627 L39 2005

 

Simmonds, N. E.  Law as a moral idea.  K247.6 .S56 2007

 

Juveniles

 

Freeman, Michael.  Article 3: the best interests of the child.  K639 .A41989 F73 2007

 

Labor Law

 

Vettori, Stella.  The employment contract and the changed world of work.  K888 .V48 2007

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Burkhead, Michael Dow.  The treatment of criminal offenders: a history.  HV9304 .B866 2007

 

Zaibert, Leo.  Punishment and retribution.  K5101 .Z35 2006

 

Law & Society

 

Carrington, Paul D. and Trina Jones, editors.  Law and class in America: trends since the Cold War.  K370 .L385 2006

 

Castiglione, Dario and Chris Longman, editors.  The language question in Europe and diverse societies: political, legal and social perspectives.  P119.32 .E85 L36 2007

 

Clark, David Scott, editor.  Encyclopedia of law & society: American and global perspectives.  Reference Area K583 .E53 2007

 

McAlinden, Anne-Marie.  The shaming of sexual offenders: risk, retribution and reintegration.  HV6593 .G7 M33 2007

 

Law of War

 

Murphy, Ray.  UN peacekeeping in Lebanon, Somalia and Kosovo: operational and legal issues in practice.  JZ6374 .M87 2007

 

Otterman, Michael.  American torture: from the Cold War to Abu Ghraib and beyond.  HV8599 .U6 O88 2007

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Delgado, Richard.  The law unbound!: a Richard Delgado reader.  KF4755 .L39 2007

 

Volokh, Eugene.  Academic legal writing: law review articles, student notes, seminar papers, and getting on law review. 3rd ed.  Permanent Reserve KF250 .V65 2007

 

Weresh, Melissa H.  Legal writing: ethical and professional considerations.  KF250 .W438 2006

 

Legal Education

 

Spizman, Justin.  The insider's guide to your first year of law school.  KF283 .S65 2007

 

Wise, Carolyn C., editor.  The law school buzz book. 2007 ed.  KF272 .L38x 2006

 

Legal History

 

Graber, Mark A.  Dred Scott and the problem of constitutional evil.  KF4545 .S5 G73 2006 

 

Irons, Peter H.  A people's history of the Supreme Court: the men and women whose cases and decisions have shaped our Constitution.  KF8742. I76 2006

 

MacMillan, Ken.  Sovereignty and possession in the English new world: the legal foundations of empire, 1576-1640.  JC327 .M25 2006

 

Robinson, O. F.  Penal practice and penal policy in ancient Rome.  KJA3340 .R633 2007

 

Schwartzberg, Melissa.  Democracy and legal change.  K552 .S29 2007

 

Legal Profession

 

Preston, Ted.  Judging the lawyers: a jury-box view of the case against American lawyers.  KF8915 .P74 2007

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Bander, Edward J.  Legal anecdotes, wit, and rejoinder.  Reference Area K183 .B36 2007

 

Berring, Robert C.  Finding the law. 12th ed.  Course Reserve KF240 .B45 2005

 

Libraries

 

Clayton, Susan J., editor.  Going the distance: library instruction for remote learners.  Professional Collection Z718.85 .G65 2007

 

Gordon, Rachel Singer.  The nextgen librarian's survival guide.  Professional Collection Z682.35 .V62 G67 2006

 

Wright, Matthew.  Survey on law library liaison services.  Professional Collection Z675 .L2 B64 v.14

 

Medical Law

 

Gorsuch, Neil M.  The future of assisted suicide and euthanasia.  R726 .G65 2006

 

Roach, William H.  Medical records and the law. 4th ed.  KF3827 .R4 R63 2006

 

Military Law

 

Wilcox, William A., Jr.  The modern military and the environment: the laws of peace and war.  KF3779 .M5 W55 2007

 

Organizations

 

Hopt, Klaus J., et al., editors.  The European Foundation: a new legal approach.  KJC1032 .A5 E97 2006

 

Partnerships

 

American Bar Association, Joint Venture Task Force of the Negotiated Transactions Committee Staff.  Model joint venture agreement with commentary.  KF1380.5 .M63 2006

 

Sanders, Michael I.  Joint ventures involving tax-exempt organizations. 3rd ed.  KF1388 .S257 2007

 

Politics & Government

 

Black, Earl and Merle Black.  Divided America: the ferocious power struggle in American politics.  JK2261 .B614 2007

 

Philpot, Tasha S.  Race, Republicans, & the return of the party of Lincoln.  JK2356 .P47 2007

 

Weiner, Tim.  Legacy of ashes: the history of the CIA.  JK468 .I6 W44 2007

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Merritt, Thomas B.  Trial handbook for Maine lawyers.  KFM538 .M47 2007

 

Scheffler, Bethany R. and David N. Finley.  Motions in limine.  Permanent Reserve KFM2480 .M3 2007

 

Van Gestel, Allan and William G. Young, faculty.  Litigators' "summer camp?.  KFM2930 .L584 2007

 

Property

 

O'Donnell, Kathleen M., editor.  Handling residential real estate transactions in Massachusetts.  KFM2526 .H35 2007

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Fradella, Henry F.  Mental illness and criminal defenses of excuse in contemporary American law.  KF9242 .F73 2007

 

Religion

 

Benedict XVI, Pope.  On conscience: two essays.  BJ1471 .B45 2007

 

Coulter, Michael L., editor.  Encyclopedia of Catholic social thought, social science, and social policy.  Reference Area BX1753 .E595 2007

 

Greenawalt, Kent.  Religion and the Constitution.  KF4783 .G74 2006

 

Himes, Kenneth R., editor.  Modern Catholic social teaching: commentaries and interpretations.  BX1753 .M573 2005

 

Hornsby-Smith, Michael P.  An introduction to Catholic social thought.  BX1753 .H632 2006

 

Irons, Peter H.  God on trial: dispatches from America's religious battlefields.  KF4783 .I76 2007

 

The official Catholic directory for the year of Our Lord 2006.  Reference Area BX845 .C5 2006

 

Rosner, Fred.  Contemporary biomedical ethical issues and Jewish law.  KBM3098 .R664 2007

 

Scaperlanda, Michael A. and Teresa Stanton Collett, editors.  Recovering self-evident truths: Catholic perspectives on American law.  KF358 .R43 2007

 

Witte, John and Frank S. Alexander, editors.  The teachings of modern Orthodox Christianity on law, politics, and human nature.  BR115 .L28 T44 2007

 

Witte, John and Frank S. Alexander, editors.  The teachings of modern Protestantism on law, politics, and human nature.  BR115 .L28 T442 2007

 

Witte, John and Frank S. Alexander, editors.  The teachings of modern Roman Catholicism on law, politics, and human nature.  BR115 .L28 T443 2007

 

Science & Technology

 

Kuner, Christopher.  European data protection law: corporate compliance and regulation. 2nd ed.  KJE6071 .K86 2007

 

Siemer, Deanne C. and Frank D. Rothschild.  PowerPoint 2003: 50 great tips for better, easier slides.  Professional Collection KF8915 .Z9 P69 2005

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Mezey, Susan Gluck.  Queers in court: gay rights law and public policy.  KF4754.5 .Z9 M49 2007

 

Social Welfare

 

Kohl, Deborah G., chair.  Medicare set asides in workers' comp settlements.  KF3615 .M43 2007

 

Taxation

 

Hopkins, Bruce R.  The tax law of associations.  KF6449 .H665 2006

 

Klein, William A., Joseph Bankman, and Daniel N. Shaviro.  Federal income taxation. 14th ed.  KF6368 .F42x 2006

 

Terrorism

 

Beckman, James.  Comparative legal approaches to homeland security and anti-terrorism.  KF4850 .B43 2007

 

Butler, Clark, editor.  Guantanamo Bay and the judicial-moral treatment of the other.  HV6432 .G825 2007

 

Torts

 

Dam, C. C. van.  European tort law.  KJC1640 .D36 2006

 

McClurg, Andrew J., Adem Koyuncu, and Luis Eduardo Sprovieri.  Practical global tort litigation: United States, Germany and Argentina.  K923 .M38 2007

 

Neyers, Jason W., Erika Chamberlain and Stephen G. A. Pitel, editors.  Emerging Issues in tort law.  KF1250 .E436 2007

 

Trials

 

DVD:  Lawyers Weekly's Battle of the lawyers round 2.  Permanent Reserve KF8924 .A16 2006

 

Davis, Kevin.  Defending the damned: inside Chicago's Cook County public defender's office.  KF224 .O43 D38 2007

 

Ellis, Richard E.  Aggressive nationalism: McCulloch v. Maryland and the foundation of federal authority in the young republic.  KF228 .M318 E45 2007

 

Trusts

 

Bassett, Brian R., chair.  Foreign trusts and international estate planning.  KF6443 .Z9 F675 2007

 

Women

 

Askola, Heli.  Legal responses to trafficking in women for sexual exploitation in the European Union.  KJC8551 .P75 A85 2007

 

Stark, Evan.  Coercive control: the entrapment of women in personal life.  HV6626.2 .S67 2007