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Abortion

Evidence

Legal History

Administrative Law

Family Law

Legal Profession

Arts & Literature

Foreign Law

Legislation

Banking & Finance

Health Law

Libraries

Bankruptcy

History

Medical Law

Biography

Human Rights

Military Law

Civil Rights

Immigration Law

Organizations

Commercial Law

Indian Law

Politics & Government

Communications Law

Intellectual Property

Professional Ethics

Computer Law

International Law

Property

Constitutional Law

International Trade

Religion

Consumer Protection

Judges

Science & Technology

Corporations

Jurisdiction

Securities Law

Courts

Jurisprudence

Sports Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Labor Law

State & Local Government

Death Penalty

Land Use Planning

Taxation

Economics

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Terrorism

Elder Law

Law & Society

Trade Regulation

Employment Law

Law of War

Trials

Environmental Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Women

Estate Planning & Probate

Legal Education

 

 

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Abortion

 

Hanafin, Patrick.  Conceiving life: reproductive politics and the law in contemporary Italy.  KKH513 .H36 2007

 

Rose, Melody.  Safe, legal, and unavailable?: abortion politics in the United States.  HQ767.5 .U5 R65 2007

 

Administrative Law

 

Jans, J. H., et al.  Europeanisation of public law.  KJE5602 .E97 2007

 

Nieto Garrido, Eva and Isaac Martín Delgado.  European administrative law in the Constitutional Treaty.  KJE5602 .N54 2007

 

Arts & Literature

 

Coleman, Elizabeth Burns.  Aboriginal art, identity and appropriation.  N7401 .C65 2005

 

Greenfield, Jeanette.  The return of cultural treasures. 3rd ed.  CC135 .G74 2007

 

Grisham, John.  The appeal.  Popular Reading Collection PS3557 .R5355 A86 2008

 

Hart, Matthew.  The Irish game: a true story of crime and art.  Popular Reading Collection N8795.3 .I8 H37 2004

 

Merryman, John Henry, editor.  Imperialism, art and restitution.  K3788 .I47 2006

 

Miles, Margaret Melanie.  Art as plunder: the ancient origins of debate about cultural property.  N9114 .M55 2008

 

Stecker, Robert.  Interpretation and construction: art, speech, and the law.  BD241 .S78 2003

 

Stoker, Bram.  Dracula.  Popular Reading Collection PR6037 .T617 D7 2003b

 

Young, Alison.  Judging the image: art, value, law.  N6490 .Y68 2005

 

Banking & Finance

 

Hoffman, Scott L.  The law and business of international project finance. 3rd ed.  K891 .B8 H64 2008

 

Mann, Ronald J.  Charging ahead: the growth and regulation of payment card markets.  HG3755.7 .M36 2006

 

Bankruptcy

 

Ayer, John D. and Michael L. Bernstein.  Bankruptcy in practice. 4th ed.  KF1524 .A93 2007

 

Biography

 

Bzdek, Vincent.  Woman of the house: the rise of Nancy Pelosi.  E840.8 .P37 B94 2008

 

Civil Rights

 

DVD:  The murder of Emmett Till.  Permanent Reserve/AV HV6465 .M7 M87 2004

 

DVD:  The untold story of Emmett Louis Till.  Permanent Reserve/AV HV6465 .M7 U58 2006

 

Boyle, Francis Anthony.  Protesting power: war, resistance, and law.  KF4786 .B69 2008

 

Linebaugh, Peter.  The Magna Carta manifesto: liberties and commons for all.  JN147 .L56 2008

 

Sweeney, James R., editor.  Race, reason, and massive resistance: the diary of David J. Mays, 1954-1959.  KF373 .M393 A3 2008

 

Commercial Law

 

France.  The French commercial code in English, 2007.  KJV2194.31807 .A52 2007

 

Möllers, Thomas M. J. and Andreas Heinemann.  The enforcement of competition law in Europe.  KJC2799 .E54 2007

 

Sinclair, Kent David B., chair.  Privacy issues for the business lawyer.  KF1262 .A75 P75 2007

 

Communications Law

 

Barnett, Brett A.  Untangling the web of hate: are online "hate sites" deserving of First Amendment protection?  KF4772 .B37 2007

 

Holoubek, Michael, Dragana Damjanovic, and Matthias Traimer, editors.  Regulating content: European regulatory framework for the media and related creative sectors.  KJE6946 .R44 2007

 

Computer Law

 

Bayer, Judit.  Liability of internet service providers for third party content.  K4293 .B39 2007

 

Derclaye, Estelle.  The legal protection of databases: a comparative analysis.  K1443 .D37 D47 2008

 

Kowalski, Robin M., Susan P. Limber, and Patricia W. Agatston.  Cyber bullying: bullying in the digital age.  HV6773 .K69 2008

 

Constitutional Law

 

Allison, J. W. F.  The English historical constitution: continuity, change and European effects.  KD3951 .A595 2007

 

Tierney, Stephen J. A., editor.  Multiculturalism and the Canadian constitution.  KE4381 .M85 2007

 

Tsagourias, Nikolaos K., editor.  Transnational constitutionalism: international and European models.  K3161 .A3 T73 2007

 

Consumer Protection

 

Hobbs, Robert J., editor.  Consumer law pleadings on CD-ROM: 2007 cumulative CD-Rom and index guide.  KF1040 .A3 C74 2007

 

Corporations

 

ABA Committee on Corporate Counsel.  The in-house counsel's essential toolkit. 7 vols.  KF1425 .I64 2007

 

ABA Committee on Negotiated Acquisitions.  International stock purchase acquisitions: summaries of international law.  K1362 .I575 2006

 

Ball, Peter E., chair.  What every in-house counsel should know about criminal law.  KF9236.5 .A75 W44 2007

 

Dravis, Bruce F.  The role of independent directors after Sarbanes-Oxley.  KF1423 .D73 2007

 

Hopkins, Michael.  Corporate social responsibility and international development: is business the solution?  HD60.5 .D44 H67 2007

 

McBarnet, Doreen J., Aurora Voiculescu, and Tom Campbell, editors.  The new corporate accountability: corporate social responsibility and the law.  HD60 .N435 2007

 

Renehan, Richard W., chair.  7th Annual Business Litigation Conference 2008.  KFM2613 .Z9 M39 2008

 

Risius, Jeffrey M.  Business valuation: a primer for the legal profession.  KF1416 .R57 2007

 

Siems, Mathias M.  Convergence in shareholder law.  K1338 .S57 2008

 

Courts

 

Gerhardt, Michael J.  The power of precedent.  KF429 .G47 2008

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

DVD:  The Plea, a Frontline program.  Permanent Reserve/AV KF9654 .P529 2004

 

Boas, Gideon, James L. Bischoff, and Natalie L. Reid.  Forms of responsibility in international criminal law.  K5036 .B63 2007

 

Friedland, M. L.  My life in crime and other academic adventures.  KE416 .F74 A3 2007

 

Husak, Douglas N.  Overcriminalization: the limits of the criminal law.  KF9223 .H87 2008

 

Naughton, Michael.  Rethinking miscarriages of justice: beyond the tip of the iceberg.  HV9960 .G7 N38 2007

 

Death Penalty

 

Baumgartner, Frank R., Suzanna L. De Boef, and Amber E. Boydstun.  The decline of the death penalty and the discovery of innocence.  HV8699 .U5 B38 2008

 

Culbert, Jennifer Louise.  Dead certainty: the death penalty and the problem of judgment.  HV8699 .U5 C86 2008

 

Gado, Mark.  Death row women: murder, justice, and the New York press.  HV6517 .G33 2008

 

Tórrez, Robert J.  Myth of the hanging tree: stories of crime and punishment in territorial New Mexico.  Popular Reading Collection HV8699 .U6 T67 2008

 

Economics

 

Langer, Jurian.  Tying and bundling as a leveraging concern under EC competition law.  KJE6536 .L26 2007

 

Posner, Richard A.  Economic analysis of law. 7th ed.  KF385 .P65 2007

 

Elder Law

 

Nerenberg, Lisa.  Elder abuse prevention: emerging trends and promising strategies.  HV6626.3 .N47 2008

 

Employment Law

 

Adkins, John F., et al.  Hiring and firing in Massachusetts.  KFM2734.5 .E55 H57 2007

 

Reuben, Catherine E., chair.  Employment law for business lawyers and in-house counsel.  KFM2731 .Z9 E48 2008

 

Wolkinson, Benjamin W. and the MSU Employment Law Group.  Employment law: the workplace rights of employees and employers. 2nd ed.  KF3457 .W65 2008

 

Environmental Law

 

Harvey, Pamela D. and Gregor I. McGregor, chairs.  9th Annual Environmental & Land Use Law Conference 2008.  KFM2754 .Z9 E95 2008

 

International environmental law reports, v. 5:  International environmental law in international tribunals.  K3584.53 .I58 1999 v.5

 

Westra, Laura.  Environmental justice and the rights of indigenous peoples: international and domestic legal perspectives.  K3247 .W47 2008

 

Westra, Laura.  Environmental justice and the rights of unborn and future generations: law, environmental harm and the right to health.  K642 .W47 2006

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

Hall, Martin, chair.  9th Annual Estate Planning Conference 2008.  KF6585 .E83 2008

 

Evidence

 

Eades, Ronald W.  Mastering evidence.  KF8935 .E15 2008

 

Fisher, Jim.  Forensics under fire: are bad science and dueling experts corrupting criminal justice?  Popular Reading Collection HV8073 .F522 2008

 

Ramsland, Katherine M.  Beating the devil's game: a history of forensic science and criminal investigation.  HV8073 .R323 2007

 

Family Law

 

Dugan, John G., Thomas P. Jalkut, and James A. McLaughlin, faculty.  GAL training for category D matters: Part I, The basics.  KFM2507 .Z9 G34 2007

 

Polikoff, Nancy D.  Beyond straight and gay marriage: valuing all families under the law.  KF538 .P65 2008

 

Foreign Law

 

Seyed-Gohrab, A. A.  The essence of modernity: Mirza Yusof Khan Mustashar ad-Dowla Tabrizi's treatise on codified law (Yak kalima).  KMH2050 .S49 2007

 

Biddulph, Sarah.  Legal reform and administrative detention powers in China.  KNQ4657 .B53 2007

 

Davies, Sara Ellen.  Legitimising rejection: international refugee law in Southeast Asia.  KNC567 .D38 2008

 

Williams, George.  A charter of rights for Australia. 3rd ed.  KU2110 .W55 2007

 

Health Law

 

Aiken, Tonia D., editor.  Legal and ethical issues in health occupations. 2nd ed.  KF3821 .L42 2009

 

History

 

DVD:  The voyage of La Amistad.  Permanent Reserve/AV E447 .V69 2005

 

Nelson, Janet L.  Courts, elites, and gendered power in the early Middle Ages: Charlemagne and others.  DC73 .N45 2007

 

Stowe, Gene.  Inherit the land: Jim Crow meets Miss Maggie's will.  Popular Reading Collection F262 .U5 S76 2006

 

Witte, John.  The reformation of rights: law, religion, and human rights in early modern Calvinism.  BX9422.2 .W58 2007

 

Human Rights

 

Clapham, Andrew.  Human rights: a very short introduction.  JC571 .C596 2007

 

Comparative study on mandates of national human rights institutions in the Commonwealth.  JC599 .C723 C66 2007

 

Fenwick, Helen.  Civil liberties and human rights. 4th ed.  KD4080 .F46 2007

 

Letsas, George.  A theory of interpretation of the European Convention on Human Rights.  KJC5132 .L485 2007

 

Miller, David.  National responsibility and global justice.  JZ1308 .M55 2007

 

Seymour, David.  Law, antisemitism and the Holocaust.  KJC5144 .M56 S48 2007

 

Weller, M., editor.  Universal minority rights: a commentary on the jurisprudence of international courts and treaty bodies.  K3242 .U57 2007

 

Immigration Law

 

Pauw, Robert.  Litigating immigration cases in federal court.  KF8925 .E4 P38 2007

 

Spaventa, Eleanor.  Free movement of persons in the European Union: barriers to movement in their constitutional context.  KJE5170 .S63 2007

 

Triandafyllidou, Anna and Ruby Gropas, editors.  European immigration: a sourcebook.  JV7590 .E946 2007

 

Indian Law

 

Duthu, N. Bruce.  American Indians and the law.  KF8210 .R32 D88 2008

 

Intellectual Property

 

Akester, Patricia.  A practical guide to digital copyright law.   K1420.5 .A44 2008

 

Aoki, Keith.  Seed wars: controversies and cases on plant genetic resources and intellectual property.  K3876 .A65 2008

 

Donders, Yvonne and Vladimir Volodin, editors.  Human rights in education, science, and culture: legal developments and challenges.  K3240 .H8572 2007

 

Fisher, Matthew.  Fundamentals of patent law: interpretation and scope of protection.  KD1369 .F57 2007

 

Gollin, Michael A.  Driving innovation: intellectual property strategies for a dynamic world.  K1401 .G65 2008

 

Montgomery, Robert and Robert Threlfall.  Music and copyright: the case of Delius and his publishers.  ML410 .D35 M66 2007

 

Schmidt, A. H. J., Wilfred Dolfsma, and Wim Keuvelaar.  Fighting the war on file sharing.  TK5105.525 .S36 2007

 

Wherry, Timothy Lee.  Intellectual property: everything the digital-age librarian needs to know.  Professional Collection KF2980 .W44 2008

 

International Law

 

Anthony, Ian, Christer Ahlström and Vitaly Fedchenko.  Reforming nuclear export controls: the future of the Nuclear Suppliers Group.  JZ5675 .A58 2007

 

Aust, Anthony.  Modern treaty law and practice. 2nd ed.  KZ1301 .A93 2007

 

Booth, Ken.  Theory of world security.  JZ5588 .B66 2007

 

Chesterman, Simon, Thomas M. Franck, and David M. Malone.  Law and practice of the United Nations: documents and commentary.  KZ4986 .C54 2008

 

Craven, Matthew C. R.  The decolonization of international law: state succession and the law of treaties.  KZ4024 .C73 2007

 

Farrall, Jeremy Matam.  United Nations sanctions and the rule of law.  KZ6373 .F37 2007

 

Schabas, William.  An introduction to the International Criminal Court. 3rd ed.  KZ6310 .S33 2007

 

International Trade

 

Delimatsis, Panagiotis.  International trade in services and domestic regulations: necessity, transparency, and regulatory diversity.  K3973 .D45 2007

 

Hirsch, Günther, Frank Montag and Franz-Jürgen Säcker, editors.  Competition law: European Community practice and procedure, article-by-article commentary.  KJC6456 .M8613 2008

 

Kokkoris, Ioannis, editor.  Competition cases from the European Union: the ultimate guide to leading cases of the EU and all 27 member states.  KJC6456 .A54 2008

 

Judges

 

Hilbink, Lisa.  Judges beyond politics in democracy and dictatorship: lessons from Chile.  KHF2500 .H55 2007

 

Jurisdiction

 

Gottschalk, Eckart, et al., editors.  Conflict of laws in a globalized world.  K7041 .C66 2007

 

Jurisprudence

 

Brooks, Richard Oliver, editor.  Plato and modern law.  K235 .P58 2007

 

Brooks, Thom, editor.  Locke and law.  K457 .L6 L63 2007

 

Farrelly, Colin Patrick and Lawrence B Solum, editors.  Virtue jurisprudence.  K246 .V57 2008

 

Golding, Martin P.  Legal reasoning, legal theory, and rights.  KF380 .G65 2007

 

Mootz, Francis J., editor.  Gadamer and law.  K230 .G33 G33 2007

 

Olsen, Henrik Palmer and Stuart Toddington.  Architectures of justice: legal theory and the idea of institutional design.  K235 .O437 2007

 

Quigley, John B.  Soviet legal innovation and the law of the western world.  K357 .Q54 2007

 

Labor Law

 

Aaron, Benjamin and Katherine V.W. Stone, editors.  Rethinking comparative labor law: bridging the past and the future.  K1705 .R47 2007

 

Bercusson, Brian and Cynthia Estlund, editors.  Regulating labour in the wake of globalisation: new challenges, new institutions.  K1705 .R44 2008

 

Land Use Planning

 

Holzman-Gazit, Yifat.  Land expropriation in Israel: law, culture and society.  KMK2544 .H65 2007

 

Nie, Martin.  The governance of Western public lands: mapping its present and future.  KF5605 .N54 2008 

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Leo, Richard A.  Police interrogation and American justice.  HV8073.3 .L46 2008

 

Leong, Angela.  The disruption of international organised crime: an analysis of legal and non-legal strategies.  K5240 .L46 2007

 

Logan, James Samuel.  Good punishment?: Christian moral practice and U.S. imprisonment.  HV9471 .L64 2008

 

Zernova, Margarita.  Restorative justice: ideals and realities.  K970 .Z47 2007

 

Law & Society

 

Geoghegan, Thomas.  See you in court: how the Right made America a lawsuit nation.  Popular Reading Collection KF384 .G46 2007

 

McGowan, Richard.  The gambling debate.  HV6715 .M394 2008

 

Treviño, A. Javier.  The sociology of law: classical and contemporary perspectives.  K370 .T74 2008

 

Law of War

 

Hensel, Howard M., editor.  The law of armed conflict: constraints on the contemporary use of military force.  KZ6385 .L39 2007

 

Nichols, Thomas M.  Eve of destruction: the coming age of preventive war.  U163 .N53 2008

 

Olásolo, Héctor.  Unlawful attacks in combat situations: from the ICTY's case law to the Rome Statute.  KZ6515 .O53 2008

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Darmstadter, Howard.  Hereof, thereof, and everywhereof: a contrarian guide to legal drafting.  KF250 .D37 2002

 

Shuy, Roger W.  Fighting over words: language and civil law cases.  K213 .S58 2008

 

Teply, Larry L.  Legal writing citation in a nutshell.  Permanent Reserve KF245 .T47 2008

 

Walsh, Deborah B., chair.  Legal writing skills workshop for the paralegal.  KF250 .L45 2007

 

Legal Education

 

Aarabi, Parham.  The art of lecturing: a practical guide to successful university lectures and business presentations.  Professional Collection PN4193 .L4 A337 2007

 

Moore, Wendy Leo.  Reproducing racism: white space, elite law schools, and racial inequality.  KF272 .M66 2008

 

Legal History

 

Case, Nelson.  European constitutional history, or, The origin and development of the governments of modern Europe: from the fall of the western Roman Empire to the close of the nineteenth century.  KJC4431 .C37 2003

 

Harries, Jill.  Law and crime in the Roman world.  KJA147 .H37 2007

 

Hoeflich, Michael H., editor.  Sources of the history of the American law of lawyering.  KF306 .S68 2007

 

Legal Profession

 

DVD:  Boston legal. Season one.  Reference Area/Feature Film Collection

 

DVD:  Boston legal. Season two.  Reference Area/Feature Film Collection

 

DVD:  Boston legal. Season three.  Reference Area/Feature Film Collection

 

Strickland, Rennard and Frank T. Read.  The lawyer myth: a defense of the American legal profession.  KF298 .S77 2008

 

Legislation

 

Sabbagh, Daniel.  Equality and transparency: a strategic perspective on affirmative action in American law.  KF4755.5 .S2233 2007

 

Libraries

 

CD-ROM:  Internet librarian 2007.  Professional Collection Z674.75 .I58 I585 2007

 

Gordon, Rachel Singer, editor.  Information tomorrow: reflections on technology and the future of public and academic libraries.  Professional Collection Z678.9 .I534 2007

 

Hock, Randolph.  The extreme searcher's Internet handbook: a guide for the serious searcher.  Professional Collection ZA4230 .H63 2007

 

Stephens, Michael T.  Web 2.0 & libraries: best practices for social software.  Professional Collection Z674.75 .I58 S74 2006

 

Medical Law

 

Huxtable, Richard.  Euthanasia, ethics, and the law: from conflict to compromise?  K3611 .E95 H89 2007

 

Manell, William M., chair.  Representing physicians, other health care professionals and medical groups.  KF2905 .A75 R47 2007

 

Sloan, Frank A. and Lindsey M. Chepke.  Medical malpractice.  KF2905.3 .S58 2008

 

Veitch, Kenneth.  The jurisdiction of medical law.  KD3395 .V45 2007

 

Military Law

 

Yavne, Lior.  Backyard proceedings: the implementation of due process rights in the military courts in the occupied territories.  KMM876.7 .B33 2007

 

Organizations

 

Ripinsky, Sergey and Peter van den Bossche.  NGO involvement in international organizations: a legal analysis.  KZ4850 .R57 2007

 

Politics & Government

 

Herrnson, Paul S., et al.  Voting technology: the not-so-simple act of casting a ballot.  JK1985 .V68 2008

 

Pavkovic, Aleksandar with Peter Radan.  Creating new states: theory and practice of secession.  JC311 .P24 2007

 

Savage, Charlie.  Takeover: the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy.  Popular Reading Collection E902 .S38 2007

 

Sollenberger, Mitchel A.  The president shall nominate: how Congress trumps executive power.  KF5050 .S66 2008

 

Transparency International.  Global corruption report 2007: corruption in judicial systems.  JF1081 .G56 2007

 

Professional Ethics

 

Pritchard, Michael S.  Professional integrity: thinking ethically.  BJ1725 .P75 2006

 

Property

 

Creighton University School of Law & Department of Political Science.  Report on the resolution of outstanding property claims between Cuba & the United States.  KGN327 .R47 2007

 

Davies, Margaret.  Property: meanings, histories, theories.  K720 .D38 2007

 

Galvin, Robert J., editor.  Massachusetts condominium law. 2nd ed.  KFM2514 .C6 M37 2008

 

Graham, Ward P., chair.  Easements, rights of way and access to property.  KFM2524 .G73 2008

 

Religion

 

Beaman, Lori G.  Defining harm: religious freedom and the limits of the law.  KE4430 .B42 2008

 

Bogle, April L. and Ginger Pyron.  When law and religion meet: the point of convergence.  BL65 .L33 B64 2007

 

Dewan, Lawrence.  Wisdom, law, and virtue: essays in Thomistic ethics.  BJ255 .T5 D49 2008

 

McKenna, Kevin E.  The battle for rights in the United States Catholic Church.  KBU4113 .A7 M45 2007

 

Science & Technology

 

Miller, Edwin L.  Lifecycle of a technology company: step-by-step legal background and practical guide from start-up to sale.  KF1890 .H53 M55 2008

 

Schaller, Barry R.  Understanding bioethics and the law: the promises and perils of the brave new world of biotechnology.  KF3821 .S33 2008

 

Securities Law

 

Micheler, Eva.  Property in securities: a comparative study.  KD1774 .M53 2007

 

Sports Law

 

Hogshead-Makar, Nancy and Andrew Zimbalist, editors.  Equal play: Title IX and social change.  KF4166 .E68 2007

 

National Women's Law Center.  Breaking down barriers: a legal guide to Title IX.  KF4166 .B73 2007

 

State & Local Government

 

Green, Kristen and Michelle Tassinari, editors.  Massachusetts election administration, campaign finance and lobbying law. 2nd ed.  KFM2820 .M37 2008

 

Taxation

 

Basu, Subhajit.  Global perspectives on e-commerce taxation law.  K4487 .E43 B37 2007

 

Terrorism

 

Golumbic, Martin Charles.  Fighting terror online: the convergence of security, technology, and the law.  HV6431 .G615 2008

 

Trade Regulation

 

Bernasconi-Osterwalder, Nathalie, et al.  Environment and trade: a guide to WTO jurisprudence.  K4610 .E58 2006

 

Trials

 

Cairns, Kathleen A.  The enigma woman: the death sentence of Nellie May Madison.  Popular Reading Collection HV6248 .M257 C35 2007

 

Goldman, Francisco.  The art of political murder: who killed the Bishop?  Popular Reading Collection BX4705 .G419 G653 2007

 

Women

 

Slotkin, Jacquelyn Hersh and Samantha Slotkin Goodman, editors.  It's harder in heels: essays by women lawyers achieving work-life balance.  Popular Reading Collection KF299 .W6 I87 2007