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Arts & Literature

Health Law

Partnerships

Banking & Finance

History

Politics & Government

Bankruptcy

Human Rights

Practice & Procedure

Biography

Immigration Law

Professional Ethics

Comparative Law

Intellectual Property

Property

Computer Law

International Law

Psychology & Psychiatry

Constitutional Law

International Trade

Religion

Corporations

Judges

Science & Technology

Courts

Jurisdiction

Sexuality & the Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Jurisprudence

Space Law

Death Penalty

Juveniles

Taxation

Education Law

Law & Society

Terrorism

Environmental Law

Law of War

Trade Regulation

Estate Planning & Probate

Legal Analysis & Writing

Trials

Evidence

Legal History

Trusts

Family Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Zoning

Foreign Law

Libraries

 

 

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Arts & Literature

 

Carter, Stephen L.  Palace council.  Popular Reading Collection PS3603 .A78 P35 2008

 

Osborough, W. N.  Literature, judges and the law.  PN56 .L33 O83 2008

 

A translation of thirty-two Latin poems in honor of Francis Bacon published by Rawley in 1626.  Rare Books Bacon B1199 .M6 R4 1904

 

Yessayan, Raffi.  Eight in the box: a novel of suspense.  Popular Reading Collection PS3625 .E87 E38 2008

 

Banking & Finance

 

Bagdasarian, Bruce H., chair.  Commercial real estate finance explained.  KF695 .A2 C66 2008

 

Perez-Deisboeck, Lizette M., chair.  Venture capital and private equity financing.  KF1428 .A75 V46 2008

 

Scott, Hal S.  International finance: law and regulation. 2nd ed.  K1005 .S28 2008

 

Wood, Philip.  Maps of world financial law. 6th ed.  K1005.4 .W66 2008

 

Bankruptcy

 

Lassman, Donald R., chair.  How to handle your "1st" (or next) bankruptcy case.  KF1524.85 .H69 2008

 

Newton, Grant W.  Bankruptcy & insolvency taxation. 3rd ed.  KF6332 .N49 2005

 

Biography

 

Kroger, John.  Convictions: a prosecutor's battles against Mafia killers, drug kingpins, and Enron thieves.  KF373 .K76 A3 2008

 

Stowell, Daniel W., editor.  The papers of Abraham Lincoln: legal documents and cases.  KF213 .L53 S76 2008

 

Summerscale, Kate.  The suspicions of Mr. Whicher: a shocking murder and the undoing of a great Victorian detective.  Popular Reading Collection HV7911 .W426 S86 2008

 

Communications Law

 

Glasser, Charles J., editor.  International libel and privacy handbook: a global reference for journalists, publishers, webmasters, and lawyers.  K930 .I58 2006

 

Watson, John C.  Journalism ethics by court decree: the Supreme Court on the proper practice of journalism.  KF2750 .W38 2008

 

Comparative Law

 

Akdeniz, Yaman.  Internet child pornography and the law: national and international responses.  K5293 .A38 2008

 

Computer Law

 

American Law Institute.  Principles of the law of software contracts: tentative draft no. 1.  KF905 .C6 P75 2008 no. 1

 

Schachter, Madeleine and Joel Kurtzberg.  Law of Internet speech. 3rd ed.  KF4772 .A7 S33 2008

 

Constitutional Law

 

Bederman, David J.  The classical foundations of the American Constitution: prevailing wisdom.  JK116 .B43 2008

 

Connor, George E. and Christopher W. Hammons, editors.  The constitutionalism of American states.  KF4530 .C5855 2008

 

Halbrook, Stephen P.  The founders' Second Amendment: origins of the right to bear arms.  KF3941 .H35 2008

 

Huscroft, Grant, editor.  Expounding the constitution: essays in constitutional theory.  K3175 .E967 2008

 

Meyerson, Michael.  Liberty's blueprint: how Madison and Hamilton wrote the Federalist papers, defined the constitution, and made democracy safe for the world.  KF4520 .M49 2008

 

Sajo, Andras, editor.  Censorial sensitivities: free speech and religion in a fundamentalist world.  K3253 .C46 2007

 

Corporations

 

Hartley, Richard D.  Corporate crime: a reference handbook.  HV6768 .H37 2008

 

Hollington, Robin.  Shareholders' rights. 5th ed.  KD2100 .H65 2007

 

Maitland-Walker, Julian.  Guide to European company laws. 3rd edition.  KJC2432 .M35 2008

 

Wolfman, Bernard and Ring, Diane M.  Federal income taxation of corporate enterprise. 5th ed.  KF6450 .A7 W6 2008

 

Courts

 

Bloch, Susan Low, Vicki C. Jackson and Thomas G Krattenmaker.  Inside the Supreme Court: the institution and its procedures. 2nd ed.  KF8742 .B58 2008

 

Dworkin, Ronald.  The Supreme Court phalanx: the court's new right-wing bloc.  KF8748 .D88 2008

 

Finkelman, Paul and Melvin I. Urofsky.  Landmark decisions of the United States Supreme Court. 2nd ed.  Reference Area KF4549 .F56 2008

 

Levy, Robert A.  The dirty dozen: how twelve Supreme Court cases radically expanded government and eroded freedom.  Popular Reading Collection KF8742 .L485 2008

 

Rosenberg, Gerald N.  The hollow hope: can courts bring about social change? 2nd ed.  KF8700 .R66 2008

 

Tushnet, Mark V., editor.  I dissent: great opposing opinions in landmark Supreme Court cases.  KF8742 .I35 2008

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Beccaria, Cesare.  On crimes and punishments and other writings.  HV8661 .B43 2008

 

Cassese, Antonio.  International criminal law. 2nd ed.  K5000 .C37 2008

 

Cook, Kerry Max.  Chasing justice: my story of freeing myself after two decades on death row for a crime I didn't commit.  Popular Reading Collection KF224 .C66 C66 2008

 

Knoops, Geert-Jan G. J.  Defenses in contemporary international criminal law. 2nd ed.  K5455 .K59 2008

 

McGrath, Kevin P., chair.  Trying your "1st" (or next) criminal case in the federal court.  KF9656 .A75 T79 2008

 

Nemeth, Charles P.  Aquinas on crime.  K447 .T45 N463 2008

 

Death Penalty

 

Allen, Howard W. and Jerome M. Clubb.  Race, class, and the death penalty: capital punishment in American history.  HV8699 .U5 A725 2008

 

Hood, Roger G. and Carolyn Hoyle.  The death penalty: a worldwide perspective. 4th ed.  HV8694 .H657 2008

 

Segrave, Kerry.  Women and capital punishment in America, 1840-1899: death sentences and executions in the United States and Canada.  HV8699 .U5 S36 2008

 

Education Law

 

Hulett, Kurt.  Legal aspects of special education.  KF4209.3 .H85 2009

 

Thomas, Stephen B., Nelda H. Cambron-McCabe, and Martha M. McCarthy.  Public school law: teachers' and students' rights. 6th ed.  KF4119 .M38 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

Billa, Michael E., et al.  Environmental science and engineering for lawyers. 2nd ed.  KF1298 .H84 2008

 

Burns, Ronald G., Michael J. Lynch, and Paul Stretesky.  Environmental law, crime, and justice.  KF3775 .B875 2008

 

Doremus, Holly D. and A. Dan Tarlock.  Water war in the Klamath Basin: macho law, combat biology, and dirty politics.  KF5590 .K53 D67 2008

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

Mehne, Christopher G., chair.  Avoiding common estate planning errors.  KFM2540 .Z9 A98 2008

 

Steinkrauss, Kurt Russell, chair.  Yachts, jets, Picassos and jewels: estate planning to protect high-worth personality.  KF750 .A2 Y33 2008

 

Evidence

 

Conley, John M. and Jane Campbell Moriarty.  Scientific and expert evidence.  KF8961 .C665 2007

 

Krasnoo, James B., chair.  Confessions, admissions and statements in criminal cases.  KFM2980.5 .C6 C66 2008

 

Family Law

 

Aptaker, David, et al.  GAL training for category I, K, M, and Q matters.  KFM2506 .Z9 G687 2008

 

Foreign Law

 

Bailey, S.H., J.P.L. Ching and N.W. Taylor.  The modern English legal system. 5th edition.  KD7100 .S65 2007

 

Crosby, Margaret Barber.  The making of a German constitution: a slow revolution.  KK4455 .C76 2008

 

Everson, Michelle.  The making of a European constitution: judges and law beyond constitutive power.  KJE4445 .E98 2007

 

Gloag, W. M. and Candlish Henderson.  The law of Scotland. 12th ed.  KDC330 .G56 2007

 

Grinda, Georges.  The principality of Monaco: state, international status, institutions.  KKL207 .G75 2006

 

Korah, Valentine.  An introductory guide to EC competition law and practice. 9th ed.  KJE6456 .K67 2007

 

Lyons, Timothy J.  EC customs law. 2nd ed.  KJE7312 .L96 2008

 

Quint, Peter E.  Civil disobedience and the German courts: the Pershing missile protests in comparative perspective.  KK5456 .Q56 2008

 

Shell, Donald.  The House of Lords.  JN621 .S44 2007

 

Sidel, Mark.  Law and society in Vietnam.  KPV465.5 .S54 2008

 

Taylor, Matthew M.  Judging policy: courts and policy reform in democratic Brazil.  KHD2500 .T39 2008

 

Health Law

 

Harris, Dean M.  Contemporary issues in healthcare law and ethics. 3rd ed.  KF3825 .H25 2008

 

Schilling, John W.  Undercover: how I went from company man to FBI spy--and exposed the worst healthcare fraud in U.S. history.  Popular Reading Collection HV6698 .F6 S35 2008

 

History

 

Bacon, Francis.  Baconiana, or Certain genuine remains of Sr. Francis Bacon.  Rare Books Bacon B1155 1679

 

Bacon, Francis.  Certaine miscellany works of the Right Honourable, Francis Lo. Verulam, Viscount S. Albans.  Rare Books Bacon B1155 1629

 

Bacon, Francis, defendant.  A collection of the proceedings in the House of Commons against the Lord Verulam, Viscount St. Albans, Lord Chancellor of England, for corruption and bribery.  Rare Books Bacon KD376 .B3 B3 1721

 

Bacon, Francis.  Letters and remains of the Lord Chancellor Bacon.  Rare Books Bacon B1155  1734

 

Bacon, Francis.  Letters of Sr Francis Bacon?  Rare Books Bacon B1197 .A4 1702

 

Bacon, Francis.  Letters, speeches, charges, advices, &c. of Francis Bacon.  Rare Books Bacon B1155 1763

 

Bacon, Francis.  Operum moralium et civilium tomus.  Rare Books Bacon B1153 1638

 

Bacon, Francis.  Resuscitatio or, Bringing into publick light several pieces of the works, civil, historical, philosophical, and theological, hitherto sleeping of the right honourable Francis Bacon.  Rare Books Bacon B1155 1671

 

Barton, Charles.  History of a suit in equity: from its commencement to its final termination.  Rare Books Bacon KD6939 .B3 1877

 

Dixon, William Hepworth.  The story of Lord Bacon's life.  Rare Books Bacon B1197 .D59 1862

 

H. P.(Henry Philipps)  The grandeur of the law.  Rare Books Bacon KD536 .P45 1684

 

Mallet, David.  The life of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England.  Rare Books Bacon B1197 .M35 1740

 

Thorpe, W. G.  The hidden lives of Shakespeare and Bacon and their business connection: with some revelations of Shakespeare's early struggles, 1587-1592.  Rare Books Bacon PR2939 .T56 1897

 

Wood, Gordon S.  Representation in the American Revolution. Rev ed.  JK54 .W66 2008 

 

Human Rights

 

Chwaszcza, Christine.  Moral responsibility and global justice: a human rights approach.  JC571 .C59 2007

 

Francioni, Francesco and Martin Scheinin.  Cultural human rights.  K3791 .C85 2008

 

Gibney, Mark.  International human rights law: returning to universal principles.  K3240 .G53 2008

 

Kotzeva, Anna, Lucy Murray, and Robin Tam.  Asylum and human rights appeals handbook.  KD4142 .K68 2008

 

Zupancic, Bostjan M.  The owl of Minerva: essays on human rights.  KJC5132 .Z86 2008

 

Immigration Law

 

Kenney, David Ngaruri and Philip G. Schrag.  Asylum denied: a refugee's struggle for safety in America.  JV6456 .K46 2008

 

Pace, Paola, editor.  Migration and the right to health: a review of European Community law and Council of Europe instruments.  KJC6206 .M54 2007

 

Intellectual Property

 

American Law Institute.  Principles of the law : Intellectual property : principles governing jurisdiction, choice of law, and judgments in transnational disputes.  K7550 .I57 2008

 

Grissom, Fred E. and David Pressman.  Inventor's notebook: a "patent it yourself" companion. 5th ed.  KF3120 .Z9 G75 2008

 

Lewinski, Silke von, editor.  Indigenous heritage and intellectual property: genetic resources, traditional knowledge and folklore.  K1401 .I53 2008

 

Lewis, James Andrew.  Intellectual property protection: promoting innovation in a global information economy.  K1401 .L49 2008

 

Mazziotti, Giuseppe.  EU digital copyright law and the end-user.  KJE2690.623 .M39 2008

 

Tan, Loke Khoon.  Pirates in the middle kingdom: the ensuing trademark battle. 2nd ed.  KNQ1220 .T363 2007

 

International Law

 

Bowring, Bill.  The degradation of the international legal order?: the rehabilitation of law and the possibility of politics.  KZ3400 .B69 2008

 

Holdgaard, Rass.  External relations law of the European Community: legal reasoning and legal discourses.  KJE5105 .H65 2008

 

Horvath, Eniko.  Mandating identity: citizenship, kinship laws and plural nationality in the European Union.  KJE5124 .H67 2008

 

Jovanovic, Miodrag A.  Constitutionalizing secession in federalized states: a procedural approach.  KZ4024 .J68 2007

 

Marks, Susan, editor.  International law on the left: re-examining Marxist legacies.  KZ3410. I59 2008

 

Schiek, Dagmar, Lisa Waddington and Mark Bell, editors.  Cases, materials and text on national, supranational and international non-discrimination law.  KJC5142 .C37 2007

 

Schiff, Benjamin N.  Building the international criminal court.  KZ6310 .S35 2008

 

Swartz, Salli.  Careers in international law. 3rd ed.  KZ1238 .U55 C37 2008

 

Wennerstrom, Erik O.  The rule of law and the European Union.  KJE5037 .W46 2007

 

International Trade

 

Lowenfeld, Andreas F.  International economic law. 2nd ed.  K3941 .L69 2008

 

Judges

 

Posner, Richard A.  How judges think.  K2300 .P67 2008

 

Jurisdiction

 

Brand, Ronald A. and Paul Herrup.  The 2005 Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements: commentary and documents.  K7625 .B735 2008

 

Gonzalez, Ana Marta, editor.  Contemporary perspectives on natural law: natural law as a limiting concept.  K418. C657 2006

 

Symeonides, Symeon.  American private international law.  KF411 .S97 2008

 

Jurisprudence

 

Ben-Dor, Oren.  Thinking about law: in silence with Heidegger.  K212 .B457 2007

 

MacCormick, Neil.  H.L.A. Hart. 2nd ed.  K230 .H3652 M3 2008

 

Nagel, Robert F.  Unrestrained: judicial excess and the mind of the American lawyer.  KF5130 .N345 2008

 

Juveniles

 

Karp, Amy M. and Wendy Wolf, chairs.  Juvenile delinquency and child welfare law conference, 2008.  KFM2995 .Z9 J875 2008

 

Woodhouse, Barbara Bennett.  Hidden in plain sight: the tragedy of children's rights from Ben Franklin to Lionel Tate.  KF479 .W66 2008

 

Law & Society

 

Mattei, Ugo and Laura Nader.  Plunder: when the rule of law is illegal.  KZ1275 .M38 2008

 

Sarat, Austin and Stuart Scheingold, editors.  The cultural lives of cause lawyers.  KF299 .P8 C85 2008

 

Law of War

 

Hurwitz, Agnes G., editor, with Reyko Huang.  Civil war and the rule of law: security, development, human rights.  KZ6355 .C58 2008

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Alexander, Larry and Emily Sherwin.  Demystifying legal reasoning.  K213 .A429 2008

 

Legal History

 

Baker, John H., editor.  The reports of William Dalison, 1552-1558.  JN102 .S44 vol.124

 

Brundage, James A.  The medieval origins of the legal profession: canonists, civilians, and courts.  KJ147 .B78 2008

 

Cairns, John W. and P.J. du Plessis, editors.  Beyond dogmatics: law and society in the Roman world.  KJA147 .B48 2007

 

Grossberg, Michael and Christopher Tomlins, editors.  The Cambridge history of law in America.  KF352 .C36 2008

 

Hall, Kermit and Peter Karsten.  The magic mirror: law in American history. 2nd ed.  KF352 .H35 2009

 

Karras, Ruth Mazo, Joel Kaye, and E. Ann Matter, editors.  Law and the illicit in medieval Europe.  KJC147 .L38 2008

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Kaplan, Steven M.  English/Spanish and Spanish/English legal dictionary. 3rd ed.  Reference Area K52 .S6 K36 2008

 

Quarles, Brandon D. and Matthew C. Cordon.  Researching Texas law. 2nd edition.  Reference Area KFT1275 .Q37 2008

 

Libraries

 

Houdek, Frank G.  The first century: one hundred years of AALL history, 1906-2005.  Z675 .L2 H685 2008

 

How to manage a law school library: leading librarians on updating resources, managing budgets, and meeting expectations.  Professional Collection Z675 .L2 H69 2008

 

Shear, Joan [et al.]   The changing role of academic law librarianship: leading librarians on teaching legal research skills, responding to emerging technologies, and adapting to changing trends.  Professional Collection Z682.4 .L37 C53 2008

 

Partnerships

 

Story, Joseph.  Commentaries on the law of partnership.  Rare Books KF1375 .S76 1841

 

Politics & Government

 

Alvarez, R. Michael and Thad E. Hall.  Electronic elections: the perils and promises of digital democracy.  JK1985 .A484 2008

 

Bugliosi, Vincent.  The prosecution of George W. Bush for murder.  Popular Reading Collection E902 .B84 2008

 

Epstein, Richard Allen and Michael S. Greve, editors.  Federal preemption: states' powers, national interests.  KF4600 .F425 2007

 

Gordon, Thomas.  The justice of parliaments on corrupt ministers, in impeachments and bills of attainder consider'd.  Rare Books Bacon JN1088 .G67 1725

 

Huffington, Arianna Stassinopoulos.  Right is wrong: how the lunatic fringe hijacked America, shredded the Constitution, and made us all less safe (and what you need to know to end the madness).  Popular Reading Collection E902 .H844 2008

 

Jones, Bryan D. and Walter Williams.  The politics of bad ideas: the great tax cut delusion and the decline of good government in America.  HJ257.3 .J66 2008

 

Rosenberg, Morton.  Congressional investigations of the Department of Justice, 1920-2007: history, law, and practice. Indexed.  KF5107 .R67 2008

 

Williams, Melissa S. and Jeremy Waldron, editors.  Toleration and its limits.  HM1271 .A54 2008

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Nemens, Katherine S., chair.  Representing the low-income client with a mental illness.  KFM2491 .M46 R46 2008

 

Subrin, Stephen, Martha L. Minow, Mark S. Brodin and Thomas O. Main.  Civil procedure: doctrine, practice, and context. 3rd ed.  KF8841 .C554 2008

 

Professional Ethics

 

Lubet, Steven.  The importance of being honest: how lying, secrecy, and hypocrisy collide with truth in law.  KF306 .L834 2008

 

Property

 

Singer, Joseph William.  Property law: rules, policies, and practices. 4th ed.  KF560 .S56 2006

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Brant, Jonathan.  Law & mental health professionals. Massachusetts. 3rd ed.  KFM2726.5 .P73 B73 2008

 

Perlin, Michael L.  Competence in the law: from legal theory to clinical application.  KF9242 .C66 2008

 

Religion

 

Brasington, Bruce Clark and Kathleen G. Cushing, editors.  Bishops, texts and the use of canon law around 1100: essays in honour of Martin Brett.  KBR160 .B57 2008

 

Elon, Menachem, editor.  The principles of Jewish law.  KBM524 .P75 2007

 

Greenawalt, Kent.  Religion and the Constitution: v. 2: Establishment and fairness.  KF4783 .G74 2006

 

Lane, Frederick S.  The court and the cross: the religious right's crusade to reshape the Supreme Court.  KF4865 .L358 2008

 

Souaiaia, Ahmed E.  Contesting justice: women, Islam, law, and society.  KBP50 .S68 2008

 

Science & Technology

 

Bacon, Francis.  Of the advancement and proficiencie of learning: or, The Partitions of sciences, nine books.  Rare Books Bacon B1173 .E5 W3 1674

 

Boucher, Patrick M.  Nanotechnology: legal aspects.  K3924 .H54 B66 2008

 

Montagu, Basil.  Selections from the works of Taylor, Hooker, Hall, and Lord Bacon: with an analysis of The advancement of learning.  Rare Books Bacon B1111 .S454 1805

 

Vismann, Cornelia.  Files: law and media technology.  K87.V576 2008

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Eskridge, William N.  Dishonorable passions: sodomy laws in America, 1861-2003.  KF9328 .S6 E84 2008

 

Space Law

 

Diederiks-Verschoor, I. H. Philepina and V. Kopal.  An introduction to space law. 3rd rev. ed.  K4135 .D54 2008

 

Taxation

 

Raabe, William A.  Federal tax research.  Reference Area KF241 .T38 R33 2009

 

Terra, B. J. M. and Peter J. Wattel.  European tax law. 5th ed.  KJE7105 .T47 2008

 

Terrorism

 

DVD:  Vantage point.  Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Dycus, Stephen, William C. Banks and Peter Raven-Hansen.   Counterterrorism law.  KF9430 .D93 2007

 

Lichtblau, Eric.  Bush's law: the remaking of American justice.  Popular Reading Collection KF4850 .L53 2008

 

Sottiaux, Stefan.  Terrorism and the limitation of rights: the ECHR and the US Constitution.  KJC5138 .S68 2008

 

Trade Regulation

 

Alese, Femi.  Federal antitrust and EC competition law analysis.  K3850 .A729 2008

 

Epstein, Richard Allen.  Antitrust consent decrees in theory and practice: why less is more.  KF1657 .C6 E67 2007

 

Trials

 

Acker, James R.  Scottsboro and its legacy: the cases that challenged American legal and social justice.  KF224 .S34 A25 2008

 

Heberer, Patricia and Jurgen Matthaus, editors.  Atrocities on trial: historical perspectives on the politics of prosecuting war crimes.  KZ1176 .A88 2008

 

Israeli, Raphael.  Piracy in Qumran: the battle over the scrolls of the pre-Christ era.  KMK46 .Q56 I87 2008

 

Lebo, Lauri.  The devil in Dover: an insider's story of dogma v. Darwin in small-town America.  Popular Reading Collection KF228 .K589 L43 2008

 

Mettraux, Guenael, editor.  Perspectives on the Nuremberg Trial.  KZ1176.5 .P47 2008

 

Totani, Yuma.  The Tokyo war crimes trial: the pursuit of justice in the wake of World War II.  KZ1181 .T67 2008

 

Trusts

 

Morrill, Robert J., chair.  The pros and cons of using family members as trustees.  KFM2537 .A75 P76 2008

 

Zoning

 

Elliott, Donald L.  A better way to zone: ten principles to create more liveable cities.  KF5698 .E45 2008