NEW BOOKS added November 2007


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Administrative Law

Environmental Law

Legal Education

Arts & Literature

Estate Planning & Probate

Legal History

Banking & Finance

Family Law

Legal Profession

Bankruptcy

Foreign Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Biography

History

Legislation

Civil Rights

Housing Law

Medical Law

Commercial Law

Human Rights

Politics & Government

Communications Law

Immigration Law

Practice & Procedure

Comparative Law

Indian Law

Professional Ethics

Computer Law

Insurance Law

Property

Constitutional Law

Intellectual Property

Religion

Consumer Protection

International Law

Science & Technology

Corporations

International Trade

Securities Law

Courts

Judges

Sexuality & the Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Jurisdiction

Social Welfare

Dispute Resolution

Jurisprudence

Terrorism

Economics

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Torts

Education Law

Law & Society

Trade Regulation

Employment Law

Law of War

Trials

 

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Administrative Law

 

Croley, Steven P.  Regulation and public interests: the possibility of good regulatory government.  K3840 .C76 2008

 

Huber, Gregory Alain.  The craft of bureaucratic neutrality: interests and influence in governmental regulation of occupational safety.  KF3570 .H83 2007

 

Arts & Literature

 

DVD:  Double indemnity.  Reference Area Feature Film Collection 

 

DVD:  Knocked up.  Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD:  The Thomas Crown affair.   Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Cunningham, Richard B.  Archaeology, relics, and the law. 2nd ed.  KF4310 .C86 2005

 

Dickens, Charles.  Bleak house.  Popular Reading Collection PR4556 .A2 B58 2006

 

Dolin, Kieran.  A critical introduction to law and literature.  PN56 .L33 D65 2007

 

Hoffman, Barbara T.  Art and cultural heritage: law, policy, and practice.  K3791 .A97 2006

 

Kafka, Franz.  The trial.  Popular Reading Collection PT2621 .A26 P713 1998

 

Lee, Harper.  To kill a mockingbird.  Popular Reading Collection PS3562 .E353 T6 2006

 

Banking & Finance

 

Truman, Edwin M., editor.  Reforming the IMF for the 21st century.  HG3881.5 .I58 R444 2006

 

Wood, Philip.  International loans, bonds, guarantees, legal opinions. 2nd ed.  K1005.4 .W662 2007 vol. 3

 

Wood, Philip.  The law and practice of international finance series. Vols. 1-7.     K1005.4 .W662 2007

 

Wood, Philip.  Project finance, securitisations, subordinated debt. 2nd ed.  K1005.4 .W662 2007 vol. 5

 

Wood, Philip.  Regulation of international finance.  K1005.4 .W662 2007 vol. 7

 

 

Bankruptcy

 

Frey, Martin A., Phyllis Hurley Frey, and Sidney K. Swinson.  An introduction to bankruptcy law. 5th ed.  KF1524 .F74 2007

 

Rasmussen, Robert K., editor.  Bankruptcy law stories.  KF1524 .B356 2007

 

Wessels, Bob.  Cross-border insolvency law: international instruments and commentary.  K1375 .C767 2007

 

Wood, Philip.  Principles of international insolvency. 2nd ed.  K1005.4 .W662 2007 vol. 1

 

 

Biography

 

Rosenblatt, Jason Philip.  Renaissance England's Chief Rabbi: John Selden.  BM755 .S385 R67 2006

 

Civil Rights

 

Gearty, C. A.  Civil liberties.  K3240 .G43 2007

 

Jeffries, John Calvin, et al.  Civil rights actions: enforcing the Constitution. 2nd ed.  KF1325 .C58 L69 2007

 

Commercial Law

 

Sparrow, Andrew Peter.  Music distribution and the Internet: a legal guide for the music business.  K3780 .S67 2006

 

Communications Law

 

Boykoff, Jules.  Beyond bullets: the suppression of dissent in the United States.  KF4770 .B69 2007

 

Comparative Law

 

Glenn, H. Patrick.  Legal traditions of the world: sustainable diversity in law. 3rd ed.  K559 .G545 2007

 

Computer Law

 

Hart, Jonathan D.  Internet law: a field guide.  KF2750 .H37 2006

 

Solove, Daniel J.  The future of reputation: gossip, rumor, and privacy on the Internet.  K3264 .C65 S65 2007

 

Constitutional Law

 

DVD:  The First Amendment project.  Permanent Reserve/AV  KF4772 .F57 2005

 

Busch, Andrew.  The Constitution on the campaign trail: the surprising political career of America's founding document.  KF4552 .B87 2007

 

Depart, Paul R.  Uncovering the Constitution's moral design.  KF4552 .D44 2007

 

Holton, Woody.  Unruly Americans and the origins of the Constitution.  KF4541 .H58 2007

 

Kuhn, Martin.  Federal dataveillance: implications for constitutional privacy protections.  KF1263 .C65 K84 2007

 

Schwarz, Frederick A. O. and  Aziz Z. Huq.  Unchecked and unbalanced: presidential power in a time of terror.  Popular Reading Collection KF5060 .S39 2007

 

Consumer Protection

 

Howells, Geraint G., Hans-W. Micklitz, and Thomas Wilhelmsson.  European fair trading law: the unfair commercial practices directive.  KJE6536 .H69 2006

 

Corporations

 

Schocket, Andrew M.  Founding corporate power in early national Philadelphia.  HD2798.5 .P4 S36 2007

 

Courts

 

Abramson, Bruce D.  The secret circuit: the little-known court where the rules of the information age unfold.  KF8751 .A97 2007

 

Bybee, Keith J., editor.  Bench press: the collision of courts, politics, and the media.  KF5130 .B46 2007

 

La Cour internationale de Justice = International Court of Justice.  KZ6273 .C687 2006

 

Lewis, Thomas T., editor.  The U.S. Supreme Court.  KF8742 .U5 2007

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Bantekas, Ilias.  International criminal law. 3rd ed.  K5165 .B36 2007

 

Fournet, Caroline.  The crime of destruction and the law of genocide: their impact on collective memory.  K5302 .F67 2007

 

Lewis, Penney.  Assisted dying and legal change.  K5178 .L49 2007

 

Wall, David.  Cybercrime: the transformation of crime in the information age.  HV6773 .W335 2007

 

Zahar, Alexander and Göran Sluiter.  International criminal law: a critical introduction.  K5165 .Z34 2008

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Menkel-Meadow, Carrie, Lela Porter Love, and Andrea Kupfer Schneider.  Mediation: practice, policy, and ethics.  KF9084 .A7 M4566 2006

 

Economics

 

Arner, Douglas W.  Financial stability, economic growth, and the role of law.  HB3722 .A76 2007

 

Marshall, Kevin Scott.  Administered protection: the political economy of U.S. countervailing duty and antidumping regulation.  KF6708 .D8 M37 2006

 

Education Law

 

Bloomfield, David C.  American public education law primer.  KF4119.8 .E3 B56 2007

 

Cambron-McCabe, Nelda H., Martha M. McCarthy, and Stephen B. Thomas.  Public school law: teachers' and students' rights. 5th ed.  KF4119 .M38 2004

 

Employment Law

 

Countouris, Nicola.  The changing law of the employment relationship: comparative analyses in the European context.  KJC2855 .C68 2007

 

Njoya, Wanjiru.  Property in work: the employment relationship in the Anglo-American firm.  KD3009 .N55 2007

 

Environmental Law

 

DVD:  Libby, Montana.  Permanent Reserve/AV TD887 .A8 L53 2005

 

Holder, Jane and Donald McGillivray, editors.  Taking stock of environmental assessment: law, policy and practice.  K3585 .T35 2007

 

McIntyre, Owen.  Environmental protection of international watercourses under international law.  KZ3700 .M38 2007

 

Wagner, Wendy.  Commons ignorance: the failure of environmental law to provide the information needed to protect public health and the environment.  KF3775 .W34 2007

 

Wennerås, Pål.  The enforcement of EC environmental law.  KJE6242 .W46 2007

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

DVD:  Born rich.  Permanent Reserve/AV GT3430 .B67 2003

 

Family Law

 

Strasser, Mark Philip, Traci C. West, Martin Dupuis, and William A. Thompson, editors.  Defending same-sex marriage.  HQ1034 .U5 D44 2007

 

Wardle, Lynn D. and Camille S. Williams.  Family law: balancing interests and pursuing priorities: selected from papers presented at the 12th World Conference of the International Society of Family Law, Salt Lake City, Utah, July 19-23, 2005.  K670 .A6 F36 2007

 

Foreign Law

 

Barnard, Catherine.  The substantive law of the EU: the four freedoms. 2nd ed.  KJE5170 .B37 2007

 

Harris, Phil.  An introduction to law. 7th ed.  KD661 .H37 2007

 

McPherson, B. H.  The reception of English law abroad.  KD661 .M54 2007

 

Sidorenko, Olga Ferguson.  The common European asylum system: background, current state of affairs, future direction.  KJE5202 .S53 2007

 

Waluchow, Wilfrid J.  A common law theory of judicial review: the living tree.  KE4248 .W35 2007

 

History

 

Petrulionis, Sandra Harbert.  To set this world right: the antislavery movement in Thoreau's Concord.  E445 .M4 P48 2006

 

Simon, James F.  Lincoln and Chief Justice Taney: slavery, secession, and the president's war powers.  KF4545 .S5 S55 2006

 

Zavodnyik, Peter.  The age of strict construction: a history of the growth of federal power, 1789-1861.  JK171 .Z39 2007

 

Housing Law

 

Leckie, Scott, editor.  Housing, land, and property restitution rights of refugees and displaced persons: laws, cases, and materials.  K920 .H68 2007

 

Human Rights

 

Freeman, Mark.  Truth commissions and procedural fairness.  JC580 .F74 2006

 

Harrison, James.  The human rights impact of the World Trade Organisation.  K3240 .H377 2007

 

McNamara, Luke.  Human rights controversies: the impact of legal form.  K3240 .M388 2007

 

Newlands, G. M.  Christ and human rights: the transformative engagement.  BT738.15 .N49 2006

 

Perry, Michael J.  Toward a theory of human rights: religion, law, courts.  JC571 .P4215 2007

 

Stamatopoulou, Elsa.  Cultural rights in international law: Article 27 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and beyond.  K3240 .S72 2007

 

Úwiàtkowski, Andrzej Marian.  Charter of social rights of the Council of Europe.  KJC2839 .S95 2007

 

Immigration Law

 

DVD:  The U.S. vs John Lennon.  Permanent Reserve/AV  ML420 .L38 U55 2007

 

Martin, David A.  Asylum case law sourcebook: master index and case abstracts for U.S. court decisions. 7th ed.  KF4836 .A53 M37 2007

 

Indian Law

 

McMillen, Christian W.  Making Indian law: the Hualapai land case and the birth of ethnohistory.  KF228 .H83 M38 2007

 

Rosen, Deborah A.  American Indians and state law: sovereignty, race, and citizenship, 1790-1880.  KF8205 .Z95 R67 2007

 

Insurance Law

 

Magarick, Pat and Ken Brownlee.  Casualty insurance claims: coverage, investigation, law. 4th ed.  KF1215 .M292

 

Persons, Robert and Ken Brownlee.  Excess liability: rights and duties of commercial risk insureds and insurers.  KF1250 .M312

 

Turner, Scott C.  Insurance coverage of construction disputes. 2nd ed.   KF1215 .T87

 

Intellectual Property

 

Caenegem, William van.  Intellectual property law and innovation.  K1401 .C34 2007

 

Gibson, Johanna.  Creating selves: intellectual property and the narration of culture.  K1401 .G535 2006

 

Hacon, R. J. and Jochen Pagenberg, editors.  Concise European patent law.  KJE2725 .C66 2007

 

Mertha, Andrew.  The politics of piracy: intellectual property in contemporary China.  KNQ1155 .M47 2005

 

Rimmer, Matthew.  Digital copyright and the consumer revolution: hands off my iPod.  KF3030.1 .R56 2007

 

 

International Law

 

Brown, Chester.  A common law of international adjudication.  KZ6250 .B76 2007

 

Kahn, Philippe and Thomas W. Wälde, editors.  Les aspects nouveaux du droit des investissements internationaux = New aspects of international investment law.  K3830.4 .A92 2007 

 

Murphy, Sean D.  Principles of international law.  KZ3410 .M873 2006

 

Weiss, Friedl and Frank Wooldridge.  Free movements of persons within the European Community. 2nd ed.  KJE5170 .W448 2007

 

Wood, Philip.  Conflict of laws and international finance.  K1005.4 .W662 2007 vol. 6

 

International Trade

 

Bridge, M. G.  The international sale of goods: law and practice. 2nd ed.  KD1673 .B75 2007

 

Deese, David A.  World trade politics: power, principles, and leadership.  JZ1318 .D432 2008

 

Huber, Peter and Alastair Mullis.  The CISG: a new textbook for students and practitioners.  K1028.3198 .H83 2007

 

Judges

 

Aucoin, Brent J.  A rift in the clouds: race and the southern federal judiciary, 1900-1910.  KF4757 .A953 2007

 

Eisgruber, Christopher L.  The next Justice: repairing the Supreme Court appointments process.  KF8742 .E357 2007

 

Rosenblatt, Albert M., editor.  The judges of the New York Court of Appeals: a biographical history.  KF354 .N44 J83 2007

 

Jurisdiction

 

Shany, Yuval.  Regulating jurisdictional relations between national and international courts.  K7625 .S53 2007

 

Jurisprudence

 

Coyle, Sean.  From positivism to idealism: a study of the moral dimensions of legality.  K331 .C69 2007

 

Ingram, David.  Law: key concepts in philosophy.  K230 .I54 2006

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Gumbhir, Vikas K.  But is it racial profiling?: policing, pretext stops, and the color of suspicion.  HV7936 .R3 G86 2007

 

Snow, Robert L.  Technology and law enforcement: from gumshoe to gamma rays.  HV7936 .E7 S56 2007

 

Law & Society

 

Appiah, Anthony.  Cosmopolitanism: ethics in a world of strangers.  JZ1308 .A66 2006

 

McCrudden, Christopher.  Buying social justice: equality, government procurement, and legal change.  K884 .M33 2007

 

Law of War

 

Bahgat, Gawdat.  Proliferation of nuclear weapons in the Middle East.  JZ5675 .B35 2007

 

Grotius, Hugo.  The rights of war and peace.  KZ2093 .A3 J8813 2005

 

Owens, Patricia.  Between war and politics: international relations and the thought of Hannah Arendt.  JZ6385 .O94 2007

 

Legal Education

 

Kee, Christopher.  The art of argument: a guide to mooting.  K2251 .K44 2006

 

Legal History

 

A catalogue of law books, published and for sale by Charles C. Little and James Brown. Reprint of the 1846 ed.  KF6 .C38 2007

 

Popkin, William D.  Evolution of the judicial opinion: institutional and individual styles.  KF8990 .P67 2007

 

Shelden, Randall G.  Controlling the dangerous classes: a history of criminal justice in America. 2nd ed.  HV9950 .S54 2008

 

Legal Profession

 

Nischwitz, Jeffrey L.  Think again!: Innovative approaches to the business of law.  KF318 .N57 2007

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Putman, William H.  Pocket guide to legal research.  Reference Area KF240 .P886 2008

 

Legislation

 

Wintgens, Luc, editor.  Legislation in context: essays in legisprudence.  K284 .L42 2007

 

Medical Law

 

Hodge, Samuel D.  Anatomy for litigators.  RA1053 .H57 2006

 

Mason, J. K.  The troubled pregnancy: legal wrongs and rights in reproduction.  K928 .M37 2007

 

Morris, Grant H.  Refusing the right to refuse: coerced treatment of mentally disordered persons.  KF3828 .M67 2006

 

Politics & Government

 

Bailey, Jeremy D.  Thomas Jefferson and executive power.  JK511 .B35 2007

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Vogel, Mary E.  Coercion to compromise: plea bargaining, the courts and the making of political authority.  KF9654 .V64 2007

 

Professional Ethics

 

Luban, David.  Legal ethics and human dignity.  K123 .L83 2007

 

Property

 

Main, Carla T.  Bulldozed: "Kelo," eminent domain, and the American lust for land.  KF5599 .M35 2007

 

Religion

 

Cahill, Lisa Sowle, John Garvey, and T. Frank Kennedy, editors.  Sexuality and the U.S. Catholic Church: crisis and renewal.  BX1795 .S48 S52 2006

 

Hamel, Ronald P. and James J. Walter, editors.  Artificial nutrition and hydration and the permanently unconscious patient: the Catholic debate.  RB150 .C6 A78 2007

 

Mathewes, Charles T.  A theology of public life.  BR115 .P7 M38 2007

 

Moore, R. Jonathan.  Suing for America's soul: John Whitehead, the Rutherford Institute, and conservative Christians in the courts.  BR115 .L28 M67 2007

 

Pell, George.  God & Caesar: selected essays on religion, politics, & society.  BX1793 .P45 2007

 

Witte, John.  God's joust, God's justice: law and religion in the Western tradition.  BL65 .L33 W58 2006

 

Science & Technology

 

Almog, Shulamit.  How digital technologies are changing the practice of law.  K87 .A439 2007

 

Dickenson, Donna.  Property in the body: feminist perspectives.  TP248.23 .D53 2007

 

Nwabueze, Remigius N.  Biotechnology and the challenge of property: property rights in dead bodies, body parts, and genetic information.  K3925 .B56 N83 2007

 

Securities Law

 

Wood, Philip.  Comparative law of security interests and title finance. 2nd ed.  K1005.4 .W662 2007 vol. 2

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Abramson, Paul R.  Romance in the ivory tower: the rights and liberty of conscience.  KF4770 .A93 2007

 

Social Welfare

 

Tushnet, Mark V.  Weak courts, strong rights: judicial review and social welfare rights in comparative constitutional law.  KF4575 .T873 2008

 

Terrorism

 

Kean, Thomas H.  Lessons of 9/11 for America.  HV6432.7 .K42 2007

 

Torts

 

Keren-Paz, Tsachi.  Torts, egalitarianism and distributive justice.  K923 .Z9 K47 2007

 

Trade Regulation

 

Doing business 2008: comparing regulation in 178 economies.  HD3612 .D65 2007

 

Trials

 

August, Jack L.  Dividing western waters: Mark Wilmer and Arizona v. California.  KF5575 .A55 A753 2007

 

Boas, Gideon.  The Milo?eviã trial: lessons for the conduct of complex international criminal proceedings.  K5000 .B53 2007

 

Burnett, D. Graham.  Trying Leviathan: the nineteenth-century New York court case that put the whale on trial and challenged the order of nature.  KF228 .M38 B87 2007

 

De Wolfe, Elizabeth A.  The murder of Mary Bean and other stories.  HV6533 .M2 D48 2007

 

Ehrenfreund, Norbert.  The Nuremberg legacy: how the Nazi war crimes trials changed the course of history.  KZ1176.5 .E37 2007

 

Theodore, John.  Evil summer: Babe Leopold, Dickie Loeb, and the kidnap-murder of Bobby Franks.  Popular Reading Collection HV6534 .C4 T54 2007