NEW BOOKS added May 2008


Boston College Law Library

 

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Arts & Literature

Estate Planning & Probate

Land Use Planning

Banking & Finance

Family Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Commercial Law

Foreign Law

Legal Education

Comparative Law

Health Law

Legal History

Constitutional Law

Housing Law

Medical Law

Corporations

Human Rights

Practice & Procedure

Courts

Insurance Law

Property

Criminal Law & Procedure

Intellectual Property

Religion

Death Penalty

International Law

Science & Technology

Dispute Resolution

International Trade

Social Welfare

Economics

Judges

Torts

Elder Law

Labor Law

Trade Regulation

Environmental Law

 

 

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Arts & Literature

 

Stokes, Simon.  Artist's resale right (droit de suite): law and practice.  KD1320 .S762 2006

 

Banking & Finance

 

Harris, Jonathan R., chair.  Drafting and negotiating senior credit agreements.  KF1035 .Z9 D72 2008

 

Story, Joseph.  Commentaries on the law of promissory notes, and guaranties of notes, and checks on banks and bankers.  Rare Books KF960 .S76 1845

 

Commercial Law

 

Litowitz, Douglas E., editor.  Perspectives on the Uniform Commercial Code. 2nd ed.  KF889 .P47 2007

 

Montefiore, Joshua.  Synopsis of mercantile laws.  Rare Books KFN5225 .M65 1830

 

Comparative Law

 

Juratowitch, Ben.  Retroactivity and the common law.  K566 .J87 2008

 

Constitutional Law

 

Kyvig, David E.  The age of impeachment: American constitutional culture since 1960.  KF5075 .K98 2008

 

MacKenzie, John P.  Absolute power: how the unitary executive theory is undermining the constitution.  KF5050 .M33 2008

 

Corporations

 

Greene, Thomas M., chair.  Equity and equity-related compensation.  KF1424 .A75 E68 2008

 

Courts

 

Bowlt, Eileen M.  Justice in Middlesex: a brief history of the Uxbridge Magistrates' Court.  KD8313 .L66 B67 2007

 

Zelden, Charles L., editor.  The judicial branch of federal government: people, process, and politics.  KF8700 .J84 2007

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Cocca, Carolyn.  Jailbait: the politics of statutory rape laws in the United States.  KF9329 .C63 2004

 

Duff, Antony.  Answering for crime: responsibility and liability in the criminal law.  K5018 .D84 2007

 

Hurowitz, Stuart Mark, chair.  Crafting more effective motions to suppress.  KFM2935 .A75 C73 2008

 

Thaman, Stephen.  Comparative criminal procedure: a casebook approach. 2nd ed.  KJC9405 .T52 2008

 

Death Penalty

 

Rogers, Alan.  Murder and the death penalty in Massachusetts.  KFM2965 .C2 R64 2008

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Boserup, Hans.  Mediation: six ways in seven days: special part of the mediation process.  K2390 .B6713 2007

 

Doerfer, Gordon L. and Eric E. Van Loon, chairs.  How to be a better advocate in mediation.  KFM2960.3 .A75 H69 2008

 

Woolford, Andrew John.  Informal reckonings: conflict resolution in mediation, restorative justice and reparations.  K970 .W66 2008

 

Economics

 

Head, John W.  General principles of business and economic law: an introduction to contemporary legal principles governing private and public economic activity at the national and supranational levels.  K1005 .H42 2008

 

Elder Law

 

Hegland, Kenney F. and Robert B. Fleming.  Alive and kicking: legal advice for boomers.  KF3823 .Z9 H44 2007

 

Environmental Law

 

Bergeson, Lynn and Tracy Hester.  Nanotechnology deskbook.  KF3775 .N36 B47 2008

 

Have, H. ten, editor.  Environmental ethics and international policy.  GE42 .E574 2006

 

Pozzo, Barbara, editor.  Property and environment: old and new remedies to protect natural resources in the European context.  KJC6243 .P69 2007

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

Ostrower, Francie.  Why the wealthy give: the culture of elite philanthropy.  HV99 .N59 O85 1995

 

Family Law

 

Ouellette, Linda A., chair.  Child custody and support.  KFM2504.6 .Z9 C56 2008

 

Foreign Law

 

Finkel, Jodi S.  Judicial reform as political insurance: Argentina, Peru, and Mexico in the 1990s.  KG495 .F56 2008

 

Port, Kenneth L.  Trademark and unfair competition law and policy in Japan.  KNX1220 .P675 2007

 

Tridimas, Takis and Paolisa Nebbia, editors.  European Union law for the twenty-first century: rethinking the new legal order.  KJE947 .W14 2004

 

Wils, Wouter P. J.  Efficiency and justice in European antitrust enforcement.  KJE6497 .W55 2008

 

Yamani, Maha A. Z.  Polygamy and law in contemporary Saudi Arabia.  KMT546.4 .Y36 2008

 

Health Law

 

Bennett, Belinda.  Health law's kaleidoscope: health law rights in a global age.  K3601 .B46 2008

 

Jost, Timothy S.  Readings in comparative health law and bioethics. 2nd ed.  K3601 .J67 2007

 

Housing Law

 

Davis, Joshua, chair.  Permitting multifamily housing in Massachusetts.  KFM2860 .A75 P47 2008

 

Human Rights

 

Human rights in international law: basic texts. 3rd ed.  K3238 .H85 2007

 

Oberleitner, Gerd.  Global human rights institutions: between remedy and ritual.  K3239 .O24 2007

 

Weisburd, A. Mark.  Comparative human rights law. 2 vols.  K3240 .W445 2008

 

Insurance Law

 

Ostrager, Barry R. and Thomas R. Newman.  Handbook on insurance coverage disputes. 14th ed.  KF1164 .O77 2008

 

Sansoucy, Andre A.  Liability insurance law in Massachusetts.  KFM2591 .A1 S26 2002

 

Intellectual Property

 

Yen, Alfred C. and Joseph P. Liu.  Copyright law: essential cases and materials.  KF2993 .Y36 2008

 

International Law

 

Fox, Gregory H.  Humanitarian occupation.  KZ6369 .F69 2008

 

Hughes, Edel, William A. Schabas and Ramesh Thakur, editors.  Atrocities and international accountability: beyond transitional justice.  K5301 .A978 2007

 

Marchak, M. Patricia.  No easy fix: global responses to internal wars and crimes against humanity.  KZ6368 .M37 2008

 

Noyes, John E., Laura A. Dickinson, and Mark W. Janis, editors.  International law stories.  KZ3410 .I68 2007

 

International Trade

 

Bartels, Lorand and Federico Ortino, editors.  Regional trade agreements and the WTO legal system.  K4610 .R44 2006

 

Matsushita, Mitsuo, Thomas J. Schoenbaum, and Petros C. Mavroidis.  The World Trade Organization: law, practice, and policy. 2nd ed.  K4610 .A31994 M38 2006

                       

Muchlinski, Peter.  Multinational enterprises and the law. 2nd ed.  K1322 .M83 2007

 

Judges

 

Stevens, Richard G.  Reason and history in judicial judgment: Felix Frankfurter and due process.  KF4765 .S74 2008

 

Labor Law

 

Inomata, Renee, chair.  Handling challenging workplace situations.  KFM2731 .A75 H36 2008

 

Land Use Planning

 

Byers, Elizabeth and Karin Marchetti Ponte.  The conservation easement handbook. 2nd ed.  KF736 .L3 D54 2005

 

Harvey, Pamela D., chair.  Wetlands, stormwater and waterfront development.  KFM2851.7 .Z9 D48 2008

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Huhn, Wilson Ray.  The five types of legal argument. 2nd ed.  K212 .H84 2008

 

Popkin, William D.  A dictionary of statutory interpretation.  KF425 .P669 2007

 

Legal Education

 

Maxeiner, James and Josef Redlich.  Educating lawyers now and then: an essay comparing the 2007 and 1914 Carnegie Foundation reports on legal education ; The common law and the case method in American university law schools.  KF279 .M39 2007

 

Legal History

 

Ford, J. D.  Law and opinion in Scotland during the Seventeenth Century.  KDC296 .F67 2007

 

Parsons, Theophilus.  Commentaries on American law.  Rare Books KF213 .P37 1836

 

Medical Law

 

Paterson, Craig.  Assisted suicide and euthanasia: a natural law ethics approach.  R726 .P39 2008

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Caldeira, Charlene A., chair.  Single justice practice.  KFM2955 .A75 S56 2008

 

Chernoff, Paul A., editor.  Massachusetts Superior Court civil practice manual. 2nd ed.  KFM2930 .M37 2008

 

Property

 

Sparkes, Peter.  European land law.  KJE1315 .S63 2007

 

Religion

 

Charles, J. Daryl.  Retrieving the natural law: a return to moral first things.  K420 .C33 2008

 

Science & Technology

 

Beal, Andy and Judy Strauss.  Radically transparent: monitoring and managing reputations online.  HD59.2 .B43 2008

 

Broughton, John.  Wikipedia: the missing manual.  Professional Collection TK5105.8882 .B76 2008

 

Inoue, Yukiko, editor.  Technology and diversity in higher education: new challenges.  LB2395.7 .T423 2007

 

Scott, Rosamund.  Choosing between possible lives: law and ethics of prenatal and preimplantation genetic diagnosis.  K3611 .G46 S26 2007

 

Social Welfare

 

Cushing, Leo J., chair.  Medicaid and health care planning update, 2008.  KFM2741.5 .P65 M45 2008

 

Torts

 

Meyer, Andrew C., chair.  11th Annual Personal Injury Law Conference, 2008.  KFM2939 .P4 P476 2008

 

Trade Regulation

 

Barona, Alfredo.  Soft law in practice: assessing technology pools according to American and European antitrust law.  K3850 .B36 2007

 

Faull, Jonathan and Ali Nikpay, editors.  Faull & Nikpay: the EC law of competition. 2nd ed.  KJE6456 .F38 2007

 

Kronthaler, Franz.  Implementation of competition law in developing and transition countries: theoretical and empirical considerations.  K3850 .K76 2007