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Administrative Law

Evidence

Legal Research & Bibliography

Air & Space Law

Foreign Law

Libraries

Animal Law

History

Medical Law

Arts & Literature

Human Rights

Politics & Government

Bankruptcy

Immigration Law

Practice & Procedure

Civil Rights

Indian Law

Professional Ethics

Commercial Law

Intellectual Property

Property

Comparative Law

International Law

Psychology & Psychiatry

Computer Law

International Trade

Science & Technology

Constitutional Law

Judges

Securities Law

Contracts

Juveniles

Social Welfare

Corporations

Labor Law

Sports Law

Courts

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Taxation

Criminal Law & Procedure

Law of the Sea

Terrorism

Death Penalty

Law & Society

Torts

Dispute Resolution

Law of War

Trials

Economics

Legal Analysis & Writing

Trusts

Education Law

Legal Education

Women

Employment Law

Legal Profession

Zoning

Environmental Law

 

 

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Administrative Law

 

Knoll, Bernhard.  The legal status of territories subject to administration by international organizations.  KZ4065 .K66 2008

 

Air & Space Law

 

Diederiks-Verschoor, I. H. Philepina.  An introduction to air law.  K4095.4 .D5413 2006

 

Milde, Michael.  International air law and ICAO.  K4097 .M54 2008

 

Animal Law

 

Francione, Gary L.  Animals as persons: essays on the abolition of animal exploitation.  K3620 .F73 2008

 

Arts & Literature

 

DVD: Counsellor at law.  Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD:  The court-martial of Billy Mitchell.  Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD:  Crash.  Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD:  Rounders.  Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD:  Young Mr. Lincoln.  Reference Area Feature Film Collection 

 

Gillman, Derek.  The idea of cultural heritage.  K3791 .G54 2006

 

Hutt, Sherry, editor.  Yearbook of cultural property law, 2008.  KF4310 .A15 Y43 2008

 

O'Keefe, Patrick J.  Commentary on the UNESCO 1970 Convention on the means of prohibiting and preventing the illicit import, export and transfer of ownership of cultural property.  K3791 .A4197 O33 2007

 

Rhodes, Robin Francis, editor.  The acquisition and exhibition of classical antiquities: professional, legal, and ethical perspectives.  CC175 .A28 2007

 

Bankruptcy

 

DeGiacomo, Mark G.  A practical guide to consumer bankruptcy.  KFM2621 .Z9 D44 2007

 

Civil Rights

 

DVD: Brick by brick: a civil rights story.  Permanent Reserve/AV HD7288.76 .U5 B75 2007

 

Blackmon, Douglas A.  Slavery by another name: the re-enslavement of Black people in America from the Civil War to World War II.  E185.2 .B545 2008

 

Daugherity, Brian J. and Charles C. Bolton, editors.  With all deliberate speed: implementing Brown v. Board of Education.  KF4155 .W58 2008

 

Parks, Gregory, Shayne Jones, and W. Jonathan Cardi, editors.  Critical race realism: intersections of psychology, race, and law.  KF4755 .C749 2008

 

Commercial Law

 

Campbell, Dennis, editor.  International franchising.  K521 .C652x v.29a 2007

 

Fazio, Silvia.  The harmonization of international commercial law.  K7340 .F39 2007

 

International commercial law: source materials: corporate governance codes, international contract principles, all major arbitration and mediation rules, conventions on applicable law, on jurisdiction and enforcement, guidance for ongoing disclosures, ethical conduct, assessment of credit rating agencies, the position of auditors, UCP600 and INCOTERMS 2000. 2nd revised edition.  Reference Area K1003 .I58 2007

 

Richardson, Benjamin J.  Socially responsible investment law: regulating the unseen polluters.  K1112 .R53 2008

 

Sales (PEL S).  KJC2096 .S25 2008

 

Comparative Law

 

Fauvarque-Cosson, Benedicte.  The rise of comparative law: a challenge for legal education in Europe.  KJ135 .F38 2007

 

Lenzerini, Federico, editor.  Reparations for indigenous peoples: international and comparative perspectives.  K3247 .R47 2008

 

Nebbia, Paolisa.  Unfair contract terms in European law: a study in comparative and EC law.  KJE2086 .N43 2007

 

Computer Law

 

Bullesbach, Alfred, Yves Poullet and Corien Prins, editors.  Concise European IT law.  KJE959.5 .C65 C66 2006

 

Felder, Barry G., Frederick L. Whitmer and Jeffrey P. Weingart.  Information technology litigation: law and analysis.  KF1263 .C65 F45 2008

 

Kozyris, Phaedon J., editor.  Regulating Internet abuses: invasion of privacy.  K4315 .R44 2007

 

Mifsud Bonnici, Jeanne Pia.  Self-regulation in cyberspace.  K564 .C6 M54 2008

 

Constitutional Law

 

Funston, Bernard W. and Eugene Meehan, editors.  Canadian constitutional documents consolidated. 2nd edition. KE4168 .C38 2007

 

Persily, Nathaniel, Jack Citrin and Patrick J. Egan, editors.  Public opinion and constitutional controversy.  KF4550 .P827 2008

 

Pfiffner, James P.  Power play: the Bush presidency and the Constitution.  JK516 .P49 2008

 

Rogers, James R., Roy B. Flemming and Jon R. Bond, editors.  Institutional games and the U.S. Supreme Court.  KF8742 .A5 I57 2006

 

Spitzer, Robert J.  Saving the Constitution from lawyers: how legal training and law reviews distort constitutional meaning.  KF4552 .S65 2008

 

Thomas, George.  The Madisonian constitution.  KF4520 .T48 2008

 

White, G. Edward.  History and the constitution: collected essays.  KF4541 .A2 W48 2007

 

Contracts

 

Leisinger, Benjamin K.  Fundamental breach considering non-conformity of the goods.  K1028.3198 .L45 2007

 

Corporations

 

Abikoff, Kevin T.  Corporate governance: avoiding and responding to misconduct.  KF1423 .A915

 

Bainbridge, Stephen M.  The new corporate governance in theory and practice.  KF1422 .B35 2008

 

Griffin, William F., chair.  Representations, warranties, indemnification and termination clauses.  KF1477 .R45 2008

 

Mares, Radu.  The dynamics of corporate social responsibilities.  K1329.5 .M37 2008

 

Vanderkerckhove, Karen.  Piercing the corporate veil.  KJE2448 .V36 2007

 

Courts

 

Resnik, Judith.  Processes of the law: understanding courts and their alternatives.  KF8719 .R47 2004

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Bennett, Cathleen L., Debra S. Krupp, Andrew R. Silverman and Christopher S. Skinner, editors.  Massachusetts district court criminal defense manual. 3rd edition.  Permanent Reserve KFM2975 .Z9 M273 2008

 

Dantas, Lynda Lee, Jennifer Lee Ginsburg and Michael A. Vitali, chairs.  Guns, drugs, and money.  KFM2779 .A75 G86 2008

 

Pearlman, Terrylynn.  Sanctioning bias crime: a public perspective.  HV6773.53 .P4 P43 2008

 

White, Jane Larmon.  Training manual for criminal defense.  KFM2975 .W55 2008

 

Death Penalty

 

Walker, Thomas G.  Eligible for execution: the story of the Daryl Atkins case.  KF224 .A85 W35 2009

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Koopmans, Sven M. G.  Diplomatic dispute settlement: the use of inter-state conciliation.  K2390 .K66 2008

 

Macfarlane, Julie.  The new lawyer: how settlement is transforming the practice of law.  K120 .M33 2008

 

Economics

 

Qureshi, Asif H. and Andreas R. Ziegler.  International economic law. 2nd edition.  K3820 .Q74 2007

 

Education Law

 

Superfine, Benjamin Michael.  The courts and standards-based education reform.  KF4150 .S87 2008

 

Employment Law

 

Cotter, Anne-Marie Mooney.  Just a number: an international legal analysis on age discrimination.  K1770 .C683 2008

 

Hauer, Douglas D., chair.  I-9 employment verification procedures.  KF4829 .I94 2008

 

Environmental Law

 

Ashford, Nicholas Askounes.  Environmental law, policy, and economics: reclaiming the environmental agenda.  KF3775 .A967 2008

 

Koppe, Erik Vincent.  The use of nuclear weapons and the protection of the environment during international armed conflict.  KZ6405 .E68 K66 2008

 

White, R. D.  Crimes against nature: environmental criminology and ecological justice.  HV6401 .W45 2008

 

Evidence

 

DVD: The scene of the crime.  Permanent Reserve/AV HV8073 .S343 2003

 

DVD: Science in the courtroom.  Permanent Reserve/AV HV8073 .S344 2004

 

DVD: Tell-tale bodies.  Permanent Reserve/AV HV8079 .H6 T454 2004

 

Foreign Law

 

Chorus, J. M. J., P.H.M. Gerver, and E.H. Hondius.  Introduction to Dutch law. 4th revised edition.  KKM74 .I57 2006

 

Craig, P. P. and Gráinne de Búrca.  EU law: text, cases, and materials. 4th edition.  KJE947 .C73 2008

 

Harmathy, Attila, editor.  Introduction to Hungarian law.  KKF68 .I58 1998

 

Luo, Changfa.  The legal culture and system of Taiwan.  KNP1.9 2006

 

Merino-Blanco, Elena.  Spanish law and legal system. 2nd edition.  KKT68 .M47 2006

 

Schaub, Mark E.  China, the art of law: chronicling deals, disasters, greed, stupidity and occasional success in the new China.  KNQ3202 .S53 2006

 

Storskrubb, Eva.  Civil procedure and EU law: a policy area uncovered.  KJE3802 .S76 2008

 

Trevaskes, Susan.  Courts and criminal justice in contemporary China.  KNQ4610 .T74 2007

 

Trochev, Alexei.  Judging Russia: Constitutional Court in Russian Politics, 1990-2006.  KLB2620 .T76 2008

 

White, Robin M.  The Scottish legal system. 4th edition.  KDC330 .W48 2007

 

History

 

Kuehn, Thomas.  Heirs, kin, and creditors in Renaissance Florence.  KKH9851.2 .K84 2008

 

Human Rights

 

Aertsen, Ivo.  Restoring justice after large-scale violent conflicts: Kosovo, DR Congo and the Israeli-Palestinian case.  JC578 .R48 2008

 

Davis, Jeffrey.  Justice across borders: the struggle for human rights in U.S. courts.  KF1309.5 .D38 2008

 

Greenbaum, Charles W., Philip Veerman and Naomi Bacon-Shnoor, editors.  Protection of children during armed political conflict: a multidisciplinary perspective.  HQ784 .W3 P77 2006

 

Steiner, Henry J., Philip Alston and Ryan Goodman.  International human rights in context: law, politics, morals: text and materials.  K3240.3 .S74 2008

 

Immigration Law

 

Kurzban, Ira J.  Kurzban's immigration law sourcebook: a comprehensive outline and reference tool.  Permanent Reserve KF4819.3 .K87 2008

 

Indian Law

 

Richland, Justin B.  Arguing with tradition: the language of law in Hopi Tribal court.  KF8228 .H67 R53 2008

 

Intellectual Property

 

Arena, Christopher M. and Eduardo M. Carreras.  The business of intellectual property.  KF2979 .A92 2008

 

Cottier, Thomas and Pierre Veron, editors.  Concise international and European IP law: TRIPS, Paris Convention, European enforcement and transfer of technology.  KJE2636 .C66 2008

 

Dobrusin, Eric M. and Ronald A. Krasnow.  Intellectual property culture: strategies to foster successful patent and trade secret practices in everyday business.  KF2979 .D63 2008

 

Kongolo, Tshimanga.  Unsettled international intellectual property issues.  K1401 .K66 2008

 

Murphy, Timothy M., chair.  11th Annual Intellectual Property Law Conference, 2008.  KF2980 .I564 2008

 

Nimmer, David.  Copyright illuminated: refocusing the diffuse US statute. KF2994 .N56 2008

 

Takagi, Yo, Larry Allman and Mpazi A. Sinjela, editors.  Teaching of intellectual property: principles and methods.  K1401 .T43 2008

 

International Law

 

Dedring, Juergen.  The United Nations Security Council in the 1990s: resurgence and renewal.  JZ5006.7 .D43 2008

 

Fichtelberg, Aaron.  Law at the vanishing point: a philosophical analysis of international law.  KZ1256 .F53 2008

 

Melzer, Nils.  Targeted killing in international law.  HV6278 .M45 2008

 

Miller, Russell A. and Rebecca M. Bratspies, editors.  Progress in international law.  KZ3410 .P76 2008

 

Ramcharan, B. G.  Preventive diplomacy at the UN.  JZ4971 .R36 2008

 

Shah, Niaz A.  Self-defense in Islamic and international law: assessing Al-Qaeda and the invasion of Iraq.  KZ4043 .S45 2008

 

Stahn, Carsten.  The law and practice of international territorial administration: Versailles to Iraq and beyond.  KZ3673 .S73 2008

 

Struett, Michael J.  The politics of constructing the International Criminal Court: NGOs, discourse, and agency.  KZ6311 .S77 2008

 

Van Schaack, Beth and Ronald C. Slye.  International criminal law and its enforcement: cases and materials.  K5301 .V36 2007

 

International Trade

 

Jackson, John Howard, William J. Davey and Alan O. Sykes, Jr.  Legal problems of international economic relations: cases, materials and text on the national and international regulation of transnational economic relations. 5th edition.  K3943 .A58 J3 2008

 

Judges

 

Bagley, Will.  Always a cowboy: judge Wilson McCarthy and the rescue of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad.  KF373 .M394 B34 2008

 

Juveniles

 

DVD: Wiseman, Frederick.  Juvenile court.  Permanent Reserve/AV KF9794 .J88 1973

 

Labor Law

 

Hardy, Stephen T.  European employment laws: a comparative guide.  KJC2855 .H37 2007

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

DVD: Wiseman, Frederick.  Law and order.  Permanent Reserve/AV HV7921 .L39 1969

 

Bissonette, Jamie.  When the prisoners ran Walpole: a true story in the movement for prison abolition. HV9306 .W342 M372 2008

 

McShane, Marilyn D.  Prisons in America.  HV9471 .M47 2008

 

Law of the Sea

 

Frank, Veronica.  The European Community and marine environmental protection in the international law of the sea: implementing global obligations at the regional level.  KJE6251 .F73 2007

 

Gavouneli, Maria.  Functional jurisdiction in the law of the sea.  KZA1145 .G38 2007

 

Law & Society

 

Deflem, Mathieu.  Sociology of law: visions of a scholarly tradition.  K370 .D44 2008

 

Kostakopoulou, Theodora.  The future governance of citizenship.  K3224 .K67 2008

 

Rule, James B.  Privacy in peril.  JC596 .R85 2007

 

Law of War

 

Moss, Kenneth B.  Undeclared war and the future of U.S. foreign policy.  KF5060 .M67 2008

 

Sands, Philippe.  Torture team: Rumsfeld's memo and the betrayal of American values.  K5304 .S26 2008

 

Zawati, Hilmi and Ibtisam M. Mahmoud.  A selected socio-legal bibliography on ethnic cleansing, wartime rape, and genocide in the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda.  K5302 .A12 Z39 2004

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Nedzel, Nadia E.  Legal reasoning, research, and writing for international graduate students.  KF240 .N43 2008

 

Legal Education

 

Law school leadership strategies: top deans on benchmarking success, incorporating feedback from faculty and students, and building the endowment.  KF273 .L394 2006

 

Noyes, Shana Connell and Henry S. Noye.  Acing your first year of law school: the ten steps to success you won't learn in class. 2nd edition.  KF283 .N69 2008

 

Legal Profession

 

Durham, James A.  The essential little book of great lawyering.  Popular Reading Collection KF316.5 .D87 2006

 

Kevan, Tim and Michelle Tempest.  Why lawyers should surf.  Popular Reading Collection K346 .K48 2007

 

Masters, David L.  The lawyer's guide to Adobe Acrobat. 3rd edition. QA76.76 .T49 M38 2008

 

Nelson, Sharon D., John W. Simek and Michael C. Maschke.  The 2008 solo and small firm legal technology guide: critical decisions made simple.  KF320 .A9 N45 2008

 

Siskind, Gregory H., Deborah McMurray and Rick Klau.  The lawyer's guide to marketing on the Internet. 3rd edition.  KF310 .A3 S57 2007

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Botluk, Diana.  The legal list research on the Internet. 2007/2008 edition.  Reference Area KF242 .A1 B6 2007/2008

 

Trevino, A. Javier.  The sociology of law: an expanded bibliography of theoretical literature, 2007 (with new chapters on critical race theory and journals in socio-legal studies). 4th edition.  K366 .T74 2007

 

Libraries

 

Slote, Stanley J.  Weeding library collections: library weeding methods. 4th edition.  Professional Collection Z703.6 .S55 1997

 

Medical Law

 

Marshall, Stephanie K.  Advance directives: a legal research guide.  KF241 .M45 M37 2008

 

Miola, Jose.  Medical ethics and medical law: a symbiotic relationship.  K3601 .M56 2007

 

Sperling, Daniel.  Posthumous interests: legal and ethical perspectives.  K564 .H8 S64 2008

 

Politics & Government

 

Alvarez, R. Michael, Thad E. Hall and Susan D. Hyde, editors.  Election fraud: detecting and deterring electoral manipulation.  JK1994 .E43 2008

 

Calabresi, Steven G. and Christopher S. Yoo.  The unitary executive: presidential power from Washington to Bush.  KF5050 .C35 2008

 

Chemerinsky, Erwin.  Enhancing government: federalism for the 21st century.  KF4600 .C48 2008

 

Montgomery, Bruce P.  The Bush-Cheney administration's assault on open government.  KF5753 .M655 2008

 

Shortell, Christopher.  Rights, remedies, and the impact of state sovereign immunity.  KF4600 .S56 2008

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Miller, Henry G.  On trial: lessons from a lifetime in the courtroom.  Popular Reading Collection KF8915 .M475 2001

 

Professional Ethics

 

Boon, Andrew.  The ethics and conduct of lawyers in England and Wales. 2nd edition.  KD479 .B66 2008

 

Lerman, Lisa G. and Philip G. Schrag.  Ethical problems in the practice of law. 2nd edition.  KF306 .L465 2008

 

Property

 

Aalberts, Robert J. and George J. Siedel.  Real estate law. 7th edition.  KF665 .S53 2009

 

Bailey, Daniel J., chair.  Solving waterfront property disputes.  KFM2523 .W2 S65 2008

 

Scott, Anthony.  The evolution of resource property rights.  K3870 .S38 2008

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Collins, Joyce M., chair.  Representing your client with Alzheimer's disease.  KFM2491 .I5 R47 2008

 

Science & Technology

 

Magnani, Lorenzo.  Morality in a technological world: knowledge as duty.  BJ59 .M34 2007

 

Securities Law

 

Steinberg, Marc I.  Attorney liability after Sarbanes-Oxley.  KF313 .S788

 

Social Welfare

 

DVD: Wiseman, Frederick.  Domestic violence.  Permanent Reserve/AV   HV6626.2 .D68 2001

 

DVD: Wiseman, Frederick.  Domestic violence 2.  Permanent Reserve/AV   HV6626.2 .D68 2002

 

DVD: Wiseman, Frederick.  Titicut follies.  Permanent Reserve/AV HV8742 .U52 T59 1967

 

Paskalia, Vicki.  Free movement, social security and gender in the EU.  KJE3387 .P37 2007

 

Sports Law

 

Soek, Janwillem.  The strict liability principle and the human rights of athletes in doping cases.  K3702 .S64 2007

 

Taxation

 

Karlin, Barbara H.  Tax research. 4th edition.  Reference Area KF241 .T38 K37 2009

 

Terrorism

 

Carsten, Michael D.  Global legal challenges: command of the commons, strategic communications, and natural disasters.  KZ6563 .I58 v.83 (2007)

 

Guiora, Amos N., editor.  Top ten global justice law review articles, 2007.  K5256 .T67 2008

 

Wittes, Benjamin.  Law and the long war: the future of justice in the age of terror.  KF9430 .W58 2008

 

Torts

 

Levin, Joel.  Tort wars.  K923 .L48 2008

 

Trials

 

Goss, K. David.  The Salem witch trials: a reference guide.  KFM2478.8 .W5 G67 2008

 

LaFollette, Marcel C.  Reframing Scopes: journalists, scientists, and lost photographs from the trial of the century.  KF224 .S3 L34 2008

 

Nourse, Victoria F.  In reckless hands: Skinner v. Oklahoma and the near triumph of American eugenics.  KF224 .S486 N68 2008

 

Siegel, Barry.  Claim of privilege: a mysterious plane crash, a landmark Supreme Court case and the rise of state secrets.  KF228 .R485 S54 2008

 

Trusts

 

Breed, Richard P. and Jeremiah W. Doyle, faculty.  Wills of the rich and famous.  KFM2544 .W56 2008

 

Winston, Neal A., chair.  Special needs trusts.  KFM2537 .S64 2008

 

Women

 

Watson, Elwood.  Outsiders within: black women in the legal academy after Brown v. Board.  KF299 .A35 W38 2008

 

Zoning

 

Wolf, Michael Allan.  The zoning of America: Euclid v. Ambler.  KF5692 .W65 2008