NEW BOOKS added November 2008


Boston College Law Library

 

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Abortion

Evidence

Libraries

Agency

Family Law

Politics & Government

Air & Space Law

Foreign Law

Practice & Procedure

Arts & Literature

History

Professional Ethics

Biography

Intellectual Property

Psychology & Psychiatry

Civil Rights

International Law

Religion

Comparative Law

International Trade

Science & Technology

Computer Law

Jurisprudence

State & Local Government

Constitutional Law

Land Use Planning

Taxation

Corporations

Law of War

Terrorism

Courts

Legal Education

Torts

Death Penalty

Legal History

Trade Regulation

Economics

Legal Profession

Trials

Education Law

Legislation

Trusts

Environmental Law

 

 

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Abortion

 

Linton, Paul Benjamin.  Abortion under state constitutions: a state-by-state analysis.  KF3771 .L56 2008

 

Agency

 

Kleinberger, Daniel S.  Agency, partnerships, and LLCs: examples and explanations. 3rd edition.  Permanent Reserve KF1345 .Z9 K6 2008

 

Air & Space Law

 

Banner, Stuart.  Who owns the sky?: the struggle to control airspace from the Wright brothers on.  KF2400 .B36 2008

 

Arts & Literature

 

James, P. D.  The private patient.  Popular Reading Collection PR6060 .A467 P75 2008

 

Olsburgh, Carolyn.  Authenticity in the art market: a comparative study of Swiss, French and English contract law.  KJC4070 .O57 2005

 

Prott, Lyndel V.  Commentary on the Unidroit Convention on Stolen and Illegally Exported Cultural Objects 1995.  K3791 .P76 1997

 

Biography

 

Seymour, Mabel.  A lawyer of Kent, Barzillai Slosson and his account books, 1794-1812.  KF363 .S55 S48 1935

 

Vile, John R., William D. Pederson, and Frank J. Williams, editors.  James Madison: philosopher, founder, and statesman.  E342 .J357 2008

 

Civil Rights

 

Barth, William Kurt.  On cultural rights: the equality of nations and the minority legal tradition.  K3242 .B37 2008

 

Comparative Law

 

Vonk, Machteld.  Children and their parents: a comparative study of the legal position of children with regard to their intentional and biological parents in English and Dutch law.  KJC1189 .V66 2007

 

Zeno-Zencovich, Vincenzo.  Freedom of expression: a critical and comparative analysis.  KJC5154 .Z46 2008

 

Computer Law

 

Dunham, Ken and Jim Melnick.  Malicious bots: an inside look into the cyber-criminal underground of the internet.  HV6773 .D86 2009

 

Constitutional Law

 

Farber, Daniel A. and Suzanna Sherry.  Judgment calls: principle and politics in constitutional law.  KF8840 .F37 2009

 

Tribe, Laurence H.  The invisible constitution.  KF4550 .T7865 2008

 

Tsai, Robert L.  Eloquence and reason: creating a First Amendment culture.  KF4770 .T73 2008

 

Corporations

Lomas, Paul and Daniel J. Kramer, editors.  Corporate internal investigations: an international guide.  K1315 .C67 2008

 

Courts

 

Keith, Linda Camp.  The U.S. Supreme Court and the judicial review of Congress: two hundred years in the exercise of the court's most potent power.  KF4575 .K45 2008

 

Death Penalty

 

Cotton, Allison M.  Effigy: images of capital defendants.  KF9227 .C2 C68 2008

 

Economics

 

Cabrillo, Francisco and Sean Fitzpatrick.  The economics of courts and litigation.  K2110 .C33 2008

 

Trachtman, Joel P.  The economic structure of international law.  KZ1252 .T73 2008

 

Education Law

 

Valencia, Richard R.  Chicano students and the courts: the Mexican American legal struggle for educational equality.  KF4155 .V35 2008

 

Environmental Law

 

Christie, Edward.  Finding solutions for environmental conflicts: power and negotiation.  GE170 .C56 2008

 

Evidence

 

Harris, Rebecca C.  Black robes, white coats: the puzzle of judicial policymaking and scientific evidence.  KF8961 .H37 2008

 

Family Law

 

Hodson, David.  A practical guide to international family law.  K670 .H63 2008

 

Foreign Law

 

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Bell, John, Sophie Boyron, and Simon Whittaker.  Principles of French law. 2nd edition.  KJV233 .B45 2008

 

Graham, A. Sean and Christopher M.B. Graham.  An introduction to Canadian law.  KE444 .G73 2006

 

Ward, Richard and Amanda Akhtar.  Walker & Walker's English legal system. 10th edition.  KD7100 .W35 2008

 

History

 

Durham, David I.  A journey in Brazil: Henry Washington Hilliard and the Brazilian anti-slavery society.  E415.9 .H65 D87 2008

 

Spierenburg, Petrus Cornelis.  A history of murder: personal violence in Europe from the Middle Ages to the present.  HV6535 .E86 S65 2008

 

Wolkoff, Adam, editor.  The political and legal structures of the thirteen colonies prior to the American Revolution.  JK54 .P65 2008

 

Intellectual Property

 

Hemmungs Wirten, Eva.  Terms of use: negotiating the jungle of the intellectual commons.  K1401 .H46 2008

 

Rosen, Ronald S.  Music and copyright.  KF3035 .R67 2008

 

Sterling, J. A. L.  World copyright law: protection of authors' works, performances, phonograms, films, video, broadcasts and published editions in national, international and regional law. 3rd edition.  K1420.5 .S735 2008

 

International Law

 

Hillebrink, Steven.  The right to self-determination and post-colonial governance: the case of the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba.  KZ1269 .H55 2008

 

Newman, Abraham.  Protectors of privacy: regulating personal data in the global economy.  KJE6071 .N495 2008

 

International Trade

 

Zhang, Xin.  International trade regulation in China: law and policy.  KNQ3405 .Z447 2006

 

Jurisprudence

 

Cross, Frank B.  The theory and practice of statutory interpretation.  KF425 .C76 2009

 

Hake, Edward.  Epieikeia: a dialogue on equity in three parts.  KD674 .H35 1953

 

Land Use Planning

 

Slone, Daniel K. and Doris S. Goldstein.  A legal guide to urban and sustainable development for planners, developers, and architects.  KF5692 .S57 2008

 

Law of War

 

Bell, Christine.  On the law of peace: peace agreements and the lex pacificatoria.  KZ6745 .B45 2008

 

Legal Education

 

Hicks, Frederick C.  Yale Law School: the founders and the Founders' Collection.  KF292 .Y314 Z65 1935

 

Hicks, Frederick C.  Yale Law School: from the founders to Dutton, 1845-1869.  KF292 .Y314 Z653 1936

 

Hicks, Frederick C.  Yale Law School: 1869-1894, including the County Court House period.  KF292 .Y314 Z654 1937

 

Hicks, Frederick C.  Yale Law School: 1895-1915: twenty years of Hendrie Hall.  KF292 .Y314 Z657 1938

 

Timmer, Amy E. and Nelson Miller, editors.  Reflections of a lawyer's soul: the institutional experience of professionalism at Thomas M. Cooley Law School.  KF292 .C6884 R44 2007

 

Legal History

 

Costa, Sandy and Matthew Fitch, editors.  The legal foundation of the thirteen original American colonies.  KF361 .A2 L44 2008

 

Legal Profession

 

Coffey, F. Gregory and Maureen C. Kessler.  The reflective counselor: daily meditations for lawyers.  Popular Reading Collection KF298 .C633 2008

 

Herrera, Jennifer.  Formula for success: the psychological and informational handbook for passing the bar examination.  KF303 .F67 1999

 

Riebe, Denise and Michael Hunter Schwartz.  Pass the bar.  KF303 .R54 2006

 

Southworth, Ann.  Lawyers of the right: professionalizing the conservative coalition.  KF299 .P8 S66 2008

 

Wexler, David B.  Rehabilitating lawyers: principles of therapeutic jurisprudence for criminal law practice.  KF299 .C7 R44 2008

 

Legislation

 

Jellum, Linda D.  Mastering statutory interpretation.  KF425 .J455 2008

 

Libraries

 

Bell, Lori and Rhonda B. Trueman, editors.  Virtual worlds, real libraries: librarians and educators in Second Life and other multi-user virtual environments.  Professional Collection Z678.83 .S53 V57 2008

 

Manguel, Alberto.  The library at night.  Popular Reading Collection Z721 .M25 2008

 

Yale Law Library manual: the building, the books, and their availability for use.  Z733 .Y314 Y354 1937

 

Politics & Government

 

McGarity, Thomas O.  The preemption war: when federal bureaucracies trump local juries.  KF4600 .M358 2008

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Hricik, David Charles.  Mastering civil procedure.  KF8841 .H75 2008

 

Professional Ethics

 

Markovits, Daniel.  A modern legal ethics: adversary advocacy in a democratic age.  KF306 .M36 2008

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Ewing, Charles Patrick.  Insanity: murder, madness, and the law.  KF9242 .E95 2008

 

Religion

 

Lange, Christian.  Justice, punishment and the medieval Muslim imagination.  KBP3946 .L36 2008

 

Science & Technology

 

King, David Lee.  Designing the digital experience: how to use experience design tools and techniques to build websites customers love.  Professional Collection TK5105.888 .K5546 2008

 

State & Local Government

 

Dollery, Brian, Joseph Garcea, and Edward C. LeSage, Jr., editors.  Local government reform: a comparative analysis of advanced Anglo-American countries.  JS78 .L656 2008

 

Taxation

 

Lang, Michael, et al., editors.  Tax compliance costs for companies in an enlarged European Community.  KJE7130 .A8 T38 2008

 

Terrorism

 

Greenberg, Karen J. and Joshua Dratel with Jeffrey S. Grossman, editors.  The enemy combatant papers: American justice, the courts, and the War on Terror.  KF9430 .E53 2008

 

Torts

 

Fletcher, George P.  Tort liability for human rights abuses.  K3240 .F594 2008

 

Trade Regulation

 

Furse, Mark.  Competition law of the EC and UK. 6th edition.  KD2218 .F87 2008

 

Morriss, Andrew P., Bruce Yandle, and Andrew Dorchak.  Regulation by litigation.  KF1600 .M68 2009

 

Taverne, Bernard.  Petroleum, industry and governments: a study of the involvement of industry and governments in the production and use of petroleum. 2nd edition.  K3915 .T38 2008

 

Trials

 

Stewart, Mac A., editor.  The promise of justice: essays on Brown v. Board of Education.  KF4155 .A2 P76 2008

 

Trusts

 

Randolph, Mary.  The executor's guide: settling a loved one's estate or trust. 3rd edition.  KF778 .Z9 R36 2008