NEW BOOKS added February 2008


Boston College Law Library

 

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Arts & Literature

Foreign Law

 Legal History

Biography

History

Legislation

Civil Rights

Human Rights

Medical Law

Commercial Law

Immigration Law

Politics & Government

Communications Law

Intellectual Property

Practice & Procedure

Comparative Law

International Law

Property

Constitutional Law

Judges

Religion

Corporations

Jurisprudence

Science & Technology

Criminal Law & Procedure

Juveniles

Securities Law

Dispute Resolution

Law of the Sea

Taxation

Environmental Law

Law of War

Trade Regulation

Evidence

Legal Analysis & Writing

Trials

Family Law

Legal Education

Zoning

 

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Arts & Literature

 

DVD:  Who the #$ & % is Jackson Pollock?  Permanent Reserve/AV ND237 .P57 W46 2007

 

Edsel, Robert M.  Rescuing da Vinci: Hitler and the Nazis stole Europe's great art, America and her allies recovered it.  N8795.3 .E85 E37 2006

 

Mackenzie, S. R. M.  Going, going, gone: regulating the market in illicit antiquities.  CC135 .M32 2005

 

Milrad, Aaron.  Artful ownership: art law, valuation, and commerce in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.  KDZ101 .A76 M55 2000

 

Biography

 

Doolittle, I. G.  William Blackstone: a biography.  KD621 .B556 D59 2001

 

Civil Rights

 

Spiro, Peter J.  Beyond citizenship: American identity after globalization.  KF4700 .S65 2008

 

Commercial Law

 

Rustad, Michael.  Understanding sales, leases, and licenses in a global perspective.  K1031 .R87 2008

 

Communications Law

 

Lipschultz, Jeremy Harris.  Broadcast and internet indecency: defining free speech.  KF4772 .L575 2008

 

Comparative Law

 

Reid, Kenneth, Marius J. de Waal and Reinhard Zimmermann, editors.  Exploring the law of succession: studies national, historical and comparative.  K805 .E97 2007

 

Constitutional Law

 

Fisher, Louis.  Constitutional conflicts between Congress and the President. 5th ed.  KF4565 .F57 2007

 

Garry, Patrick M.  An entrenched legacy: how the New Deal constitutional revolution continues to shape the role of the Supreme Court.  KF4541 .G37 2008

 

Corporations

 

Gates, Susan M. and Kristin J. Leuschner, editors.  In the name of entrepreneurship?: the logic and effects of special regulatory treatment for small business.  HD2346 .U5 I546 2007

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Leitzel, Jim.  Regulating vice: misguided prohibitions and realistic controls.  KF9434 .L45 2008 

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Little, J. Anderson.  Making money talk: how to mediate insured claims and other monetary disputes.  K2390 .L58 2007

 

Environmental Law

 

Caponera, Dante Augusto.  Principles of water law and administration: national and international. 2nd ed.  K3496 .C37 2007

 

Shnayerson, Michael.  Coal river.  TN805 .W4 S56 2008

 

Evidence

 

Electronic discovery: a guide to the Federal rule changes.  KF8947 .E443 2007

 

Wiles, Jack, et al.  Techno security's guide to e-discovery and digital forensics.  HV8079 .C65 W556 2007

 

Family Law

 

Jones, Caroline.  Why donor insemination requires developments in family law: the need for new definitions of parenthood.  KD3415 .J66 2007

 

Foreign Law

 

Brinks, Daniel M.  The judicial response to police killings in Latin America.  KH619 .B75 2008

 

Husa, Jaakko, Kimmo Nuotio and Heikki Pihlajamaki, editors.  Nordic law--between tradition and dynamism.  KJC545 .N67 2007

 

Navot, Suzi.  Constitutional law of Israel.  KMK1750 .N38 2007

 

Shaw, Jo.  The transformation of citizenship in the European Union: electoral rights and the restructuring of political space.  JN40 .S47 2007

 

History

 

Campbell, James M.  Slavery on trial: race, class, and criminal justice in Antebellum Richmond, Virginia.  HV9955 .V8 C36 2007

 

Little, Patrick and David L. Smith.  Parliaments and politics during the Cromwellian Protectorate.  JN534 .L58 2007

 

Human Rights

 

Hayner, Priscilla B.  Unspeakable truths: facing the challenge of truth commissions.  JC580 .H39 2002

 

Niec, Halina, editor.  Cultural rights and wrongs: a collection of essays in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.  K3710 .C85 1998

 

Parkinson, Charles.  Bills of rights and decolonization: the emergence of domestic human rights instruments in Britain's overseas territories.  K3240 .P367 2007

 

Salomon, Margot E.  Global responsibility for human rights: world poverty and the development of international law.  K3240 .S255 2007

 

Immigration Law

 

Immigrant Legal Resource Center.  Naturalization and U.S. citizenship: the essential legal guide. 9th ed.  KF4710 .Z9 N37 2006

 

Privitera, Nora.  Hardship in immigration law: how to prepare a winning case in waiver and cancellation of removal cases. 9th ed.  KF4819.3 .P74 2007

 

Intellectual Property

 

Posner, Richard A.  The little book of plagiarism.  K1485 .P67 2007

 

International Law

 

Cullen, Holly.  The role of international law in the elimination of child labor.  K1821 .C85 2007

 

Kim, Young Sok.  The law of the International Criminal Court.  KZ6311 .K56 2007

 

Linderfalk, Ulf.  On the interpretation of treaties: the modern international law as expressed in the 1969 Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties.  KZ1304 .L56 2007

 

Nijman, Janne Elisabeth and André Nollkaemper, editors.  New perspectives on the divide between national and international law.  K302 .N49 2007

 

Schier, Holger.  Towards a reorganisation system for sovereign debt: an international law perspective.  K4450 .S35 2007

 

Tochilovsky, Vladimir.  Jurisprudence of the international criminal courts and the European Court of Human Rights: procedure and evidence.  KZ6310 .T63 2008

 

Judges

 

Yarbrough, Tinsley E.  Harry A. Blackmun: the outsider justice.  KF8745 .B555 Y37 2008

 

Jurisprudence

 

Ladan, Muhammed Tawfiq.  Introduction to jurisprudence: classical and Islamic.  KTA440 .L33 2006

 

Juveniles

 

Cantwell, Nigel and Anna Holzscheiter.  Article 20: children deprived of their family environment.  K639 .C38 2008

 

Law of the Sea

 

O'Keefe, Patrick J.  Shipwrecked heritage: a commentary on the UNESCO Convention on Underwater Cultural Heritage.  K1188 .A8 O34 2002

 

Symmons, Clive Ralph.  Historic waters in the law of the sea: a modern re-appraisal.  KZA1145 .S96 2008

 

Law of War

 

Kearney, Michael.  The prohibition of propaganda for war in international law.  KZ5594 .K43 2007

 

Kerr, Rachel and Eirin Mobekk.  Peace and justice: seeking accountability after war.  JZ6045 .K47 2007

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Gardner, James A.  Legal argument: the structure and language of effective advocacy. 2nd ed.  KF8915 .G28 2007

 

Zillman, Donald N. and Evan J. Roth.  Strategic legal writing.  KF250 .Z55 2008

 

Legal Education

 

Schlachter, Gail A. and R. David Weber.  How to pay for your law degree, 2006-2008. 2nd ed.  KF287 .S35 2006

 

Welch, Don.  Vanderbilt law school: aspirations and realities.  KF292 .V36 W45 2008

 

Legal History

 

McGinty, Brian.  Lincoln and the Court.  KF8742 .M32 2008

 

Shain, Barry Alan, editor.  The nature of rights at the American founding and beyond.  KF4541 .N38 2007

 

Legislation

 

Arnon, Harel.  A theory of direct legislation.  KF4881 .A96 2008

 

Elhauge, Einer.  Statutory default rules: how to interpret unclear legislation.  KF425 .E44 2008

 

Farmer, Rick, et al., editors.  Legislating without experience: case studies in state legislative term limits.  KF4945 .L44 2007

 

Medical Law

 

Hall, Mark A., Mary Anne Bobinski and David Orentlicher.  Medical liability and treatment relationships. 2nd ed.  KF3821 .A7 H35 2008

 

Politics & Government

 

Donnelly, Catherine M.  Delegation of governmental power to private parties: a comparative perspective.  K3173 .D66 2007

 

Scott, Kyle.  Dismantling American common law: liberty and justice in our transformed courts.  KF394 .S395 2007

 

Zamboni, Mauro.  Law and politics: a dilemma for contemporary legal theory.  K487 .P65 Z36 2008

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Vidmar, Neil and Valerie P. Hans.  American juries: the verdict.  KF8972 .V53 2007

 

Property

 

Jaffey, Peter.  Private law and property claims.  K726 .J34 2007

 

Religion

 

Berg, Thomas C., editor.  The First Amendment: the free exercise of religion clause: its constitutional history and the contemporary debate.  KF4783 .F57 2008

 

Brugger, Winfried and Michael Karayanni, editors.  Religion in the public sphere: a comparative analysis of German, Israeli, American and international law.  K3280 .R43 2007

 

Langlaude, Sylvie.  The right of the child to religious freedom in international law.  K3258 .L36 2007

 

Lienesch, Michael.  In the beginning: fundamentalism, the Scopes trial, and the making of the antievolution movement.  BT712 .L54 2007

 

Lowry, Joseph E.  Early Islamic legal theory: the Risala of Muammad ibn Idris al-Shafi?i  KBP440.62 .S53 L69 2007

 

Science & Technology

 

Brenner, Susan W.  Law in an era of "smart" technology.  K487 .T4 B74 2007

 

Securities Law

 

Haentjens, Matthias.  Harmonisation of securities law: custody and transfer of securities in European private law.  KJC2247 .H34 2007

 

Taxation

 

Global Forum on Taxation.  Tax co-operation: towards a level playing field: 2007 assessment.  HJ2305 .T1625 2007

 

Trade Regulation

 

Mavroidis, Petros C.  Trade in goods: the GATT and the other agreements regulating trade in goods.  K4600 .M393 2007

 

Trials

 

Freyer, Tony Allan.  Little Rock on trial: Cooper v. Aaron and school desegregation.  KF228 .C6545 F74 2007

 

Rountree, Clarke.  Judging the Supreme Court: constructions of motives in Bush v. Gore.  KF5074.2 .R68 2007

 

Zoning

 

Barr, Cynthia M.  Boston zoning: a lawyer's handbook. 2007 ed.  Permanent Reserve KFX1142 .B37 2007