NEW BOOKS added January 2008


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Abortion

Foreign Law

Organizations

Arts & Literature

Health Law

Partnerships

Banking & Finance

History

Politics & Government

Bankruptcy

Human Rights

Practice & Procedure

Biography

Indian Law

Products Liability

Civil Rights

Insurance Law

Professional Ethics

Commercial Law

Intellectual Property

Property

Comparative Law

International Law

Psychology & Psychiatry

Computer Law

International Trade

Religion

Constitutional Law

Judges

Science & Technology

Consumer Protection

Jurisdiction

Securities Law

Corporations

Jurisprudence

Sexuality & the Law

Courts

Labor Law

Social Welfare

Criminal Law & Procedure

Land Use Planning

Sports Law

Death Penalty

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Taxation

Dispute Resolution

Law & Society

Terrorism

Economics

Law of War

Trade Regulation

Education Law

Legal Education

Trials

Employment Law

Legal History

Trusts

Environmental Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Women

Estate Planning & Probate

Libraries

Workers? Compensation

Evidence

Medical Law

 

 

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Abortion

 

Ehrenreich, Nancy, editor.  The reproductive rights reader: law, medicine, and the construction of motherhood.  KF3760 .R47 2008

 

Arts & Literature

 

Smith, Constance.  Art marketing 101: a handbook for the fine artist. 3rd ed.  N8353 .S63 2007

 

Woodward, Michael.  Licensing art 101. 3rd ed.  N8600 .W66 2007

 

Banking & Finance

 

Hemetsberger, Walburga, et al.  European banking and financial services law. 2nd ed.  KJE2188 .E937 2006

 

Renuart, Elizabeth, et al.  Truth in lending. 6th ed.  KF1040 .R462 2007

 

Bankruptcy

 

Clancy, Noreen and Stephen J. Carroll.  Identifying fraud, abuse, and error in personal bankruptcy filings.  KF1534 .C53 2007

 

Lassman, Donald R., chair.  Bankruptcy law: MCLE BasicsPlus!  KF1524.3 .B359 2007

 

Biography

 

Wilson, Valerie Plame.  Fair game.  Popular Reading Collection JK468 .I6 W465 2007

 

Civil Rights

 

Dershowitz, Alan M.  Finding Jefferson: a lost letter, a remarkable discovery, and the First Amendment in an age of terrorism.  Popular Reading Collection KF4772 .D47 2008

 

Johnson, Kevin R., editor.  Mixed race America and the law: a reader.  KF4755 .M59 2003

 

Perea, Juan F.  Race and races: cases and resources for a diverse America. 2nd ed.  KF4755 .A7 R33 2007

 

Commercial Law

 

Vagadia, Bharat.  Outsourcing to India: a legal handbook.  KNS78 .B8 7V34 2007

 

Comparative Law

 

Kibitlewski, Joseph L.  A comparison of a citizen's right to silence under American and English political systems.  K5480.5 .K53 2004

 

Sellers, M. N. S., editor.  Autonomy in the law.  K487 .L5 A98 2007

 

Watson, Alan.  Comparative law: law, reality and society.  K559 .W38 2007

 

Computer Law

 

Dearborn, D. Christopher and Thomas E. Workman, cochairs.  Computer forensics.  KFM2940 .A75 .C66 2007

 

Kizza, Joseph Migga and Florence M. Kizza.  Securing the information infrastructure.  HV6773 .K59 2008

 

Constitutional Law

 

Chemerinsky, Erwin.  Constitutional law: principles and policies. 3rd ed.  Permanent Reserve KF4549 .C655 2006

 

Cornell, Saul.  A well-regulated militia: the founding fathers and the origins of gun control in America.  KF4558 2nd .C67 2006

 

Rotunda, Ronald D.  Modern constitutional law: cases and notes.  KF4549 .R686 2007

 

Consumer Protection

 

Bland, F. Paul, et al.  Consumer arbitration agreements: enforceability and other topics: with CD-ROM. 5th ed.  KF9085 .B53 2007

 

Corporations

 

Osborne, Evan.  The rise of the anti-corporate movement: corporations and the people who hate them.  Popular Reading Collection HD2731 .O83 2007

 

Courts

 

Hoffer, Peter Charles, Williamjames Hull Hoffer, and N.E.H. Hull.  The Supreme Court: an essential history.  KF8742 .Z9 H64 2007

 

Hunter, Kerry L.  The role of the Supreme Court in American political culture: preserving the founding myths.  KF8742 .H86 2006

 

Morris, Jeffrey Brandon.  Establishing justice in Middle America: a history of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.  KF8752 8th .M67 2007

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Carney, J. W., chair.  8th Annual Criminal Law Conference 2007.   KFM2961 .Z9 C75 2007

 

Gardner, John.  Offences and defences: selected essays in the philosophy of criminal law.  K5018 .G37 2007

 

Kadish, Sanford H., Stephen J. Schulhofer and Carol S. Steiker.  Criminal law and its processes: cases and materials. 8th ed.  KF9218 .K3 2007

 

Loftus, Elizabeth F., James M. Doyle and Jennifer E. Dysart.  Eyewitness testimony: civil and criminal. 4th ed.  KF9672 .L63 2007

 

Death Penalty

 

Clarke, Alan W. and Laurelyn Whitt.  The bitter fruit of American justice: international and domestic resistance to the death penalty.  KF9227 .C2 C53 2007

 

Coyne, Randall and Lyn Entzeroth.  Capital punishment and the judicial process. 3rd ed.  KF9227 .C2 C69 2006

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Cooper, Laura J., Dennis R. Nolan, and Richard A. Bales.  ADR in the workplace. 2nd ed.  KF3423 .C66 2005

 

Economics

 

Harrison, Jeffrey L.  Law and economics: positive, normative and behavioral perspectives.  KF385 .A4 H368 2007

 

Education Law

 

Sergiovanni, Thomas J.  Educational governance and administration. 5th ed.  LB2805 .E346 2003

 

Employment Law

 

Batten, Mark W., et al.  Representing clients before the MCAD in employment cases. 4th ed.  KFM2734.5 .D5 M67 2007

 

Bauer, John R. and Nancy Marie Cremins, cochairs.  Protect your company from its salesforce.  KFM2556 .A75 P76 2007

 

Kugell, Jaclyn L. and Katherine J. Michon, cochairs.  10th Annual Employment Law Conference 2007.  KF3457 .Z9 E47 2007

 

Monsell, Margaret E., chair.  Employment law and the immigrant worker.  KF4829 .A75 E47 2007

 

Environmental Law

 

Christy, Lawrence C., et al.  Forest law and sustainable development: addressing contemporary challenges through legal reform.  K3884 .F67 2007

 

Gillespie, Alexander.  Protected areas and international environmental law.  K3525 .G55 2007

 

Ruhl, J. B., Steven E. Kraft, and Christopher L. Lant.  The law and policy of ecosystem services.  HC79 .E5 R84 2007

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

Madoff, Ray D., Cornelia R. Tenney and Martin A. Hall.  Practical guide to estate planning. 2008 ed.  KF750 .M33 2007 

 

Evidence

 

Morse, Carter Douglas, chair.  E-discovery: four unique perspectives.  KFM2937 .E45 2007

 

Foreign Law

 

Alpa, Guido.  The age of rebuilding: sketches of the new Italian private law.  KKH500 .A4867 2007

 

Dabbah, Maher M.  Competition law and policy in the Middle East.  KMC758 .D32 2007

 

Funabashi, Yoichi.  The peninsula question: a chronicle of the second Korean nuclear crisis.  JZ6009 .K6 F86 2007

 

Hinchy, Russell.  The Australian legal system: history, institutions and method.  KU120 .H56 2008

 

Ishii, Shiro.  Beyond paradoxology: searching for the logic of Japanese history.  KNX120 .I65 2007

 

Medeiros, Evan S.  Reluctant restraint: the evolution of China's nonproliferation policies and practices, 1980-2004.  JZ6009 .C6 M43 2007

 

Health Law

 

Furrow, Barry R.  The law of health care organization and finance. 5th ed.  KF3821 .A7 L385 2004

 

Minehan, Rosemary B. and R. Marc Kantrowitz.  Mental health law.  Permanent Reserve KFM2480 .M3 v.53 2007

 

History

 

Bacon, Francis.  The historie of life and death: with observations naturall and experimentall for the prolonging of life.  Rare Books Bacon B1180 .H513 1638

 

Balfour, Arthur James Balfour.  The unveiling of the statue of Francis Bacon.  Rare Books Bacon B1199 .M6 U8 1912

 

Burkman, Thomas W.  Japan and the League of Nations: Empire and world order, 1914-1938.  JZ4871.5 .J3 B87 2008

 

Clarke, Peter D.  The interdict in the thirteenth century: a question of collective guilt.  KBR3607 .C53 2007

 

Dodd, Gwilym.  Justice and grace: private petitioning and the English Parliament in the late Middle Ages.  JN505 .D63 2007

 

Gray?s Inn.  Francis Bacon: the commemoration of his tercentenary at Gray's Inn.  Rare Books Bacon B1197 .G7 1913

 

Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay.  Critical and historical essays contributed to the Edinburgh review.  Rare Books Bacon PR4963 .A1 1866

 

Martin, Randall.  Women, murder, and equity in early modern England.  HV6535 .G72 M378 2008

 

Human Rights

 

Cassimatis, Anthony E.  Human rights related trade measures under international law: the legality of trade measures imposed in response to violations of human rights obligations under general international law.  K3240 .C37 2007

 

Gibney, Mark, et al., editors.  The age of apology: facing up to the past.  JC580 .A34 2008

 

Keane, David.  Caste-based discrimination in international human rights law.  K3242 .K43 2007

 

Normand, Roger and Sarah Zaidi.  Human rights at the UN: the political history of universal justice.  JZ4984.5 .N67 2008

 

Weissbrodt, David S. and Connie de la Vega.  International human rights law: an introduction.  K3240 .W45 2007

 

Indian Law

 

Getches, David H., Charles F. Wilkinson and Robert A. Williams, Jr.  Cases and materials on federal Indian law. 5th ed.  KF8204.5 .G47 2005

 

Kalter, Susan, editor.  Benjamin Franklin, Pennsylvania, & the first nations: the treaties of 1736-62.  KF8202 2006

 

Insurance Law

 

Mitchell, Kathleen M., chair.  Residential and commercial title insurance.  KFM2593 .T5 R47 2007

 

Thomas, Jeffrey E., editor-in-chief.  New Appleman insurance law practice guide.  KF1164 .N49 2007

 

Intellectual Property

 

Ginsburg, Jane C., Jessica Litman and Mary L. Kevlin.  Trademark and unfair competition law: cases and materials. 4th ed.  KF3179 .T73 2007

 

Halpern, Sheldon W., Craig Allen Nard, and Kenneth L. Port.  Fundamentals of United States intellectual property law: copyright, patent, and trademark. 2nd ed.  KF2979 .H357 2007

 

Holland, Catherine J., et al.  Intellectual property: patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets.  KF2980 .I539 2007

 

Leith, Philip.  Software and patents in Europe.  KJE2725 .L45 2007

 

Merges, Robert P., Peter S. Menell and Mark A. Lemley.  Intellectual property in the new technological age. Rev. 4th ed.  KF2979 .I432 2007

 

Merges, Robert P. and John Fitzgerald Duffy.  Patent law and policy: cases and materials. 4th ed.  KF3113 .M47 2007

 

Tritton, Guy.  Intellectual property in Europe. 3rd ed.  KJE2636 .T75 2008

 

International Law

 

Brölmann, Catherine.  The institutional veil in public international law: international organisations and the law of treaties.  KZ1250 .B76 2007

 

Chari, P. R., Pervaiz Iqbal Cheema, and Stephen P. Cohen.  Four crises and a peace process: American engagement in South Asia.  JZ5584 .S65 C53 2007

 

Delpech, Thérčse.  Iran and the bomb: the abdication of international responsibility.  JZ5665 .D4513 2007

 

Howard, Lise Morjé.  UN peacekeeping in civil wars.  JZ4984.5 .H69 2008

 

Kille, Kent J., editor.  The UN secretary-general and moral authority: ethics and religion in international leadership.  JZ1306 .U55 2007

 

Ntoubandi, Faustin Z.  Amnesty for crimes against humanity under international law.  K5301 .N76 2007

 

Lowe, A. V.  International law.  KZ1242 .L69 2007

 

International Trade

 

Bhuiyan, Sharif.  National law in WTO law: effectiveness and good governance in the world trading system.  K4610 .B58 2007

 

Wold, Chris, Sanford Gaines and Greg Block.  Trade and the environment: law and policy.  K3943 .W648 2005

 

Judges

 

Carroll, Bruce.  The role, design, and growing importance of United States magistrate judges.  KF8792 .C37 2004

 

Coster, Jeffrey T.  A guide to the microfilm edition of Papers of Supreme Court justices. Earl Warren.  KF8745 .W3 G85 2007

 

Thomas, Clarence.  My grandfather's son: a memoir.  Popular Reading Collection KF8745 .T48 A3 2007

 

Jurisdiction

 

Kohl, Uta.  Jurisdiction and the Internet: a study of regulatory competence over online activity.  K564 .C6 K64 2007

 

Jurisprudence

 

Freeman, Michael D. A. and Ross Harrison, editors.  Law and philosophy.  K235 .L335 2007

 

Rabello, Alfredo Mordechai, editor.  Aequitas and equity: equity in civil law and mixed jurisdictions.  K247 .A3 1993

 

Labor Law

 

Freedland, M. R., et al.  Public employment services and European law.  KJC3195 .P83 2007

 

Mundlak, Guy.  Fading corporatism: Israel's labor law and industrial relations in transition.  KMK1220 .M86 2007

 

Land Use Planning

 

King, Thomas F.  Saving places that matter: a citizen's guide to using the National Historic Preservation Act.  KF4310 .A316 K56 2007

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Smith, Kevin and Steve Tilney.  Vulnerable adult and child witnesses.  HV8073.3 .S615 2007

 

Law & Society

 

Supiot, Alain.  Homo juridicus: on the anthropological function of the law.  K487 .A57 S8713 2007

 

Law of War

 

Cutler, Leonard.  The rule of law and the law of war: military commissions and enemy combatants post 9/11.  KF7661 .C88 2005

 

Gutman, Roy, David Rieff, and Anthony Dworkin, editors.  Crimes of war: what the public should know. 2nd ed.  Popular Reading Collection K5301 .C75 2007

 

Sandholtz, Wayne.  Prohibiting plunder: how norms change.  K3791 .S26 2007

 

Simpson, Gerry J.  Law, war and crime: war crimes trials and the reinvention of international law.  KZ1168.5 .S56 2007

 

Voorhoeve, J. J. C.  From war to the rule of law: peacebuilding after violent conflicts.  JZ6010 .V66 2007

 

Legal Education

 

DVD:  The trials of law school: a journey in law, a journey in life.  Permanent Reserve/AV KF287 .T75 2006

 

Legal History

 

Greenberg, Janelle Renfrow.  The radical face of the ancient constitution: St. Edward's "laws" in early modern political thought.  KD3954 .G74 2006

 

Kessler, Amalia D.  A revolution in commerce: the Parisian merchant court and the rise of commercial society in eighteenth-century France.  KJV2221 .P38 K47 2007

 

Purcell, Edward A.  Originalism, federalism, and the American constitutional enterprise: a historical inquiry.  JK325 .P87 2007

 

Whitman, James Q.  The origins of reasonable doubt: theological roots of the criminal trial.  KJC9601 .W45 2008

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Danner, Richard A. and Frank G. Houdek, editors.  Legal information and the development of American law.  KF240 .L3755 2008 

 

Libraries

 

Douthwaite, William Ralph.  Catalogue of the books in the Library of the Honourable Society of Gray's Inn: with an index of subjects.  Rare Books Bacon KD56 .G6 1888

 

Margeton, Stephen G.  Introduction to design for law and other academic libraries: reflection and change. 2nd ed.  Professional Collection Z679.5 .M37 2007

 

Medical Law

 

Gostin, Larry O. and Peter D. Jacobson, editors.  Law and the health system.  KF3821 .A75 L39 2006

 

Wicks, Elizabeth.  Human rights and healthcare.  K3601 .W53 2007

 

Organizations

 

Saviano, Roberto.  Gomorrah.  Popular Reading Collection HV6453 .I83 C42 2007

 

Partnerships

 

Lind, Stephen A.  Fundamentals of partnership taxation: cases and materials. 7th ed.  KF6452 .A7 C37 2005

 

Politics & Government

 

Dean, John W.  Broken government: how Republican rule destroyed the legislative, executive, and judicial branches.  JK275 .D43 2007

 

Fried, Charles.  Modern liberty: and the limits of government.  JC585 .F7575 2007

 

McDermott, Patrice.  Who needs to know?: the state of public access to Federal government information.  KF5753 .M43 2007

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Koppenhaver, Katherine.  Attorney's guide to document examination.  HV8074 .K66 2002

 

Mauet, Thomas A. and Warren D. Wolfson.  Materials in trial advocacy: problems and cases. 6th ed.  KF8915 .Z9 M33 2007

 

Mauet, Thomas A.  Trial techniques. 7th ed.  KF8915 .M38 2007

 

Products Liability

 

Li, Jiansheng.  Law on product quality control and product liability in China.  KNQ846.5 .L5 2006

 

Professional Ethics

 

Parker, Christine and Adrian Evans.  Inside lawyers' ethics.  K103 .L44 P37 2007

 

Property

 

DVD: 2007 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Conference.  Permanent Reserve/AV KF5692 .A5 B74 2007

 

DVD:  Poletown lives!  Permanent Reserve/AV HD9710 .U63 D48 1982

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Borgida, Eugene and Susan T. Fiske, editors.  Beyond common sense: psychological science in the courtroom.  KF8922 .B49 2008

 

Religion

 

Cochran, Robert F., editor.  Faith and law: how religious traditions from Calvinism to Islam view American law.  BL65 .L33 F35 2008

 

Peters, Shawn Francis.  When prayer fails: faith healing, children, and the law.  KF3826 .C48 P48 2007

 

Rothchild, Jonathan, Matthew Myer Boulton and Kevin Jung, editors.  Doing justice to mercy: religion, law, and criminal justice.  BL65 .J87 D65 2007

 

Science & Technology

 

Baskin, Brian, Joshua Brashars, Johnny Long.  Google talking.  Professional Collection TK5105.885 .G66 B73 2007

           

Hope, Janet.  Biobazaar: the open source revolution and biotechnology.  K1519 .B54 H67 2008

 

Korobkin, Russell.  Stem cell century: law and policy for a breakthrough technology.  KF3827 .G4 K67 2007

 

Securities Law

 

Smith, Edwin E.  Taking and enforcing security interests in personal property. 3rd ed.  KFM2576 .C4 S64 2007

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Eskridge, William N. and Nan D. Hunter.  Sexuality, gender, and the law. 2nd ed.  KF9325 .A7 E84 2004

 

Social Welfare

 

Zelinsky, Edward A.  The origins of the ownership society: how the defined contribution paradigm changed America.  KF3649 .Z45 2007

 

Sports Law

 

Weatherill, Stephen.  European sports law: collected papers.  KJE6063 .E97 2005

 

Taxation

 

Bankman, Joseph, Thomas D. Griffith and Katherine Pratt.  Federal income tax: examples and explanations. 4th ed.  KF6369.3 .B35 2005

 

Hamill, Susan Pace.  As certain as death: a fifty-state survey of state and local tax laws.  KF6750 .Z95 H36 2007

 

Hufbauer, Gary Clyde and Ariel Assa.  US taxation of foreign income.  KF6419 .H84 2007

 

Terrorism

 

Ball, Howard.  Bush, the detainees, and the Constitution: the battle over presidential power in the War on Terror.  KF5060 .B35 2007

 

Trade Regulation

 

Aaronson, Susan A.  Trade imbalance: the struggle to weigh human rights concerns in trade policymaking.  K3240 .A27 2008

 

Trials

 

Birdnow, Brian E.  Communism, anti-communism, and the federal courts in Missouri, 1952-1958: the trial of the St. Louis Five.  KF221 .C55 B57 2005

 

Bishop, Ronald.  Taking on the Pledge of Allegiance: the news media and Michael Newdow's Constitutional challenge.  Popular Reading Collection KF228 .N524 B57 2007

 

Carter, Dan T.  Scottsboro: a tragedy of the American South. Rev. ed.  Popular Reading Collection KF224 .S34 C37 2007

 

Howard, Walter T., editor.  Black Communists speak on Scottsboro: a documentary history.  KF224 .S34 B53 2007

 

Perry, Barbara A.  The Michigan affirmative action cases.  KF228 .G78 P47 2007

 

Wiegand, Shirley A. and Wayne A. Wiegand.  Books on trial: red scare in the Heartland.  Popular Reading Collection KF221 .P6 W54 2007

 

Trusts

 

Page, Arthur B., chair.  3rd Annual Charitable Giving Conference 2007.  KF6388 .Z9 C43 2007

 

Blattmachr, Jonathan G. and F. Ladson Boyle.  Blattmachr on income taxation of estates and trusts. 15th ed.  KF6443 .M45 2007

 

Women

 

Patel, Reena.  Hindu women's property rights in rural India: law, labour and culture in action.  KNS516 .P38 2007

 

Workers? Compensation

 

Agnelli, Joseph F. and Douglas F. Boyd, chairs.  8th Annual Workers' Compensation Law Conference 2007.  KFM2742 .Z9 W678 2007