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Administrative Law

Foreign Law

Legal Profession

Banking & Finance

Health Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Biography

History

Medical Law

Civil Rights

Human Rights

Military Law

Comparative Law

Indian Law

Politics & Government

Computer Law

Intellectual Property

Practice & Procedure

Constitutional Law

International Law

Property

Contracts

International Trade

Religion

Corporations

Judges

Science & Technology

Courts

Jurisdiction

Social Welfare

Criminal Law & Procedure

Jurisprudence

Taxation

Death Penalty

Land Use Planning

Terrorism

Dispute Resolution

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Torts

Education Law

Law & Society

Trade Regulation

Elder Law

Law of War

Trials

Environmental Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Trusts

Family Law

Legal Education

Women

Food & Drug Law

Legal History

 

 

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Administrative Law

 

Eliantonio, Mariolina. Europeanisation of administrative justice?: the influence of the ECJ's case law in Italy, Germany and England. KJE5602 .E45 2009

 

Banking & Finance

 

Group of Thirty. Working Group on Financial Reform. Financial reform: a framework for financial stability. HG3881 .G7417 2009

 

Katz, Etay, editor. Financial services regulation in Europe. 2nd edition. KJE2188 .F563 2008

 

VanderVelde, Lea. Mrs. Dred Scott: a life on slavery's frontier. E444 .S38 V36 2009

 

Biography

 

Foner, Eric, editor. Our Lincoln: new perspectives on Lincoln and his world. E457 .O97 2008

 

Prest, Wilfrid R. William Blackstone: law and letters in the eighteenth century. KD621 .B58 P74 2008

 

Civil Rights

 

Berry, Mary Frances. And justice for all: the United States Commission on Civil Rights and the continuing struggle for freedom in America. JC599 .U5 B45 2009

 

Colker, Ruth. When is separate unequal?: a disability perspective. KF480 .C655 2009

 

Comparative Law

 

Hauck, Pierre. Judicial decisions in the pre-trial phase of criminal proceedings in France, Germany, and England: a comparative analysis responding to the law of the International Criminal Court. K2247 .H38 2008

 

Computer Law

 

Lloyd, Ian J. Information technology law. 5th edition. KD667 .C65 L58 2008

 

Constitutional Law

 

Bork, Robert H. A time to speak: selected writings and arguments. KF4550 .B64 2008

 

Clancy, Thomas K. The Fourth Amendment: its history and interpretation. KF9630 .C53 2008

 

Gozler, Kemal. Judicial review of constitutional amendments: a comparative study. K3175 .G69 2008

 

Sunstein, Cass R. A Constitution of many minds: why the founding document doesn't mean what it meant before. KF4552 .S86 2009

 

Tushnet, Mark V. The Constitution of the United States of America: a contextual analysis. KF4550 .T86 2009

 

Contracts

 

Fishman, Stephen. Consultant & independent contractor agreements. 6th edition. KF898 .F567 2008

 

Corporations

 

Anderson, Helen, editor. Directors' personal liability for corporate fault: a comparative analysis. K1315 .D57 2008

 

Myers, Christopher A., editor. Corporate compliance answer book 2009. KF1301 .A2 C668 2009

 

Courts

 

Tanenhaus, David Spinoza, editor. Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States. Reference Area KF8742 .A35 E525 2008

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Schopp, Robert F., et al., editors. Mental disorder and criminal law: responsibility, punishment, and competence. K5077 .M46 2009

 

Worrall, John L. and M. Elaine Nugent-Borakove, editors. The changing role of the American prosecutor. KF9640 .C454 2008

 

Death Penalty

 

Yorke, Jo, editor. Against the death penalty: international initiatives and implications. K5104 .A6 A33 2008

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Greenwald, Bob. Conflict without chaos: a look back at conflict intervention initiatives during the nation's early civil rights era. KF9084 .G73 2008

 

Education Law

 

Cambron-McCabe, Nelda H., Martha M. McCarthy, and Stephen B. Thomas. Legal rights of teachers and students. 2nd edition. KF4119 .M388 2009

 

Iuliano, Robert W. College and university law manual. KF4225 .C65 2009

 

Russo, Charles J. and Allan G. Osborne, Jr. Section 504 and the ADA. KF4210 .R87 2009

 

Elder Law

 

Gallo, N. R. Elder law. KF390 .A4 G36 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

Bosselmann, Klaus. The principle of sustainability: transforming law and governance. K3478 .B67 2008

 

Faure, Michael and Song Ying, editors. China and international environmental liability: legal remedies for transboundary pollution. K3585 .C459 2008

 

Freyfogle, Eric T. and Dale D. Goble. Wildlife law: a primer. KF5640 .F74 2009

 

Panjwani, Raj, editor. Wildlife law: a global perspective. K3525 .W53 2008

 

Sverrisson, Hjortur Bragi. Countermeasures, the international legal system, and environmental violations: when two wrongs make a right for the environment. K5278 .S94 2008

 

Family Law

 

Mehne, Christopher G., editor. Massachusetts guardianship and conservatorship practice. 2nd edition. KFM2506 .M37 2008

 

Quirion, Pauline, editor. Paternity and the law of parentage in Massachusetts. 2nd edition. KFM2504 .P38 2009

 

Food & Drug Law

 

Willnegger, Eva. Patents in the food sector: a retrospective with special emphasis on the TRIPS agreement. TP368.5 .W55 2008

 

Foreign Law

 

Civil code of Argentina. KHA404.31869 .A5213 2001

 

Hazell, Robert, editor. Constitutional futures revisited: Britain's Constitution to 2020. KD3989 .C6585 2008

 

Tsakatika, Myrto. Political responsibility and the European Union. KJE5041 .T735 2008

 

Wellford, Charles F., editor. Series on contemporary Chinese law. 4 volumes. KNQ68 .C66 2008 ?

 

Health Law

 

Gostin, Larry O. Public health law: power, duty, restraint. 2nd edition. KF3775 .G67 2008

 

History

 

DVD: John Adams. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Collard, Franck. The crime of poison in the Middle Ages. HV6552 .C6513 2008

 

Daston, Lorraine and Michael Stolleis, editors. Natural law and laws of nature in early modern Europe: jurisprudence, theology, moral and natural philosophy. K455 .N36 2008

 

Neal, Bill. From guns to gavels: how justice grew up in the outlaw West. HV9955 .W4 N43 2008

 

Neem, Johann N. Creating a nation of joiners: democracy and civil society in early national Massachusetts. JK3189 .N44 2008

 

Nold, Patrick. Marriage advice for a Pope: John XXII and the power to dissolve. KBR3128 .O74 N65 2009

 

Waldrep, Christopher. African Americans confront lynching: strategies of resistance from the Civil War to the civil rights era. HV6457 .W347 2009

 

Human Rights

 

Andreangeli, Arianna. EU competition enforcement and human rights. KJE6456 .A953 2008

 

Brewer Car?as, Allan-Randolph. Constitutional protection of human rights in Latin America: a comparative study of amparo proceedings. KG574 .B745 2009

 

Gauri, Varun and Daniel M. Brinks, editors. Courting social justice: judicial enforcement of social and economic rights in the developing world. K3240 .C68 2008

 

Hagan, John. Darfur and the crime of genocide. K5302 .H34 2009

 

Hernandez-Truyol, Berta Esperanza and Stephen J. Powell. Just trade: a new covenant linking trade and human rights. K3240 .H43 2009

 

Leigh, I. and Roger Masterman. Making rights real: the human rights act in its first decade. KD4080 .L45 2008

 

Yavne, Lior. Too little, too late: supervision by the Office of the State Attorney over the investigation of offenses committed by Israeli civilians against Palestinians in the Occupied Territories. JC599 .I68 T66 2008

 

Zyberi, Gentian. The humanitarian face of the International Court of Justice: its contribution to interpreting and developing international human rights and humanitarian law rules and principles. KZ6275 .Z93 2008

 

Indian Law

 

Schwartz, April and Mary Jo B. Hunter. United States tribal courts directory. 3rd edition. KF8224 .C6 S39 2008

 

Intellectual Property

 

Boyle, James. The public domain: enclosing the commons of the mind. KF3022 .B69 2008

 

Cauley, Richard F. Winning the patent damages case: a litigator's guide to economic models and other damage strategies. KF3155 .C38 2009

 

Cumming, George. Enforcement of intellectual property rights in Dutch, English and German civil procedure. KJE2655 .C866 2008

 

Gibson, Johanna. Patenting lives: life patents, culture and development. K1519 .B54 P378 2008

 

Harison, Elad. Intellectual property rights, innovation and software technologies: the economics of monopoly rights and knowledge disclosure. K1420.5 .H37 2008

 

Pinckney, Francis M. and David R. Higgins. Products comparison manual for trademark users. 2nd edition. KF3178.2 .P56 2008

 

Shi, Wei. Intellectual property in the global trading system: EU-China perspective. K1401 .S526 2008

 

Teece, David J. The transfer and licensing of know-how and intellectual property: understanding the multinational enterprise in the modern world. KF3145 .T44 2008

 

International Law

 

Butt, Daniel. Rectifying international injustice: principles of compensation and restitution between nations. K920 .B88 2009

 

Fox, Hazel. The law of state immunity. 2nd edition. KZ4012 .F69 2008

 

Gray, Christine D. International law and the use of force. 3rd edition. KZ6374 .G73 2008

 

Lantis, Jeffrey S. The life and death of international treaties: double-edged diplomacy and the politics of ratification in comparative perspective. KZ1302.3 .L36 2009

 

Pauwelyn, Joost. Optimal protection of international law: navigating between European absolutism and American voluntarism. KZ3410 .P39 2008

 

Stahn, Carsten and Goran Sluiter, editors. The emerging practice of the International Criminal Court. KZ6311 .E364 2009

 

Suvedi, Suryaprasada. International investment law: reconciling policy and principle. K3830 .S88 2008

 

Ziccardi Capaldo, Giuliana. The pillars of global law. KZ1318 .Z53 2008

 

International Trade

 

Davey, William J. and John Jackson, editors. The future of international economic law. K4600 .F88 2008

 

Ferrari, Franco, editor. The CISG and its impact on national legal systems. K7350 .C66 2008

 

Mitchell, Andrew D. Legal principles in WTO disputes. K4610 .M58 2008

 

Saidov, Djakhongir. The law of damages in international sales: the CISG and other international instruments. K579 .D3 S25 2008

 

Judges

 

American Bar Association. Standing Committee on Minorities in the Judiciary. The directory of minority judges of the United States. Reference Area KF8700 .A19 D573 2008

 

Domnarski, William. Federal judges revealed. KF372 .D66 2009

 

Edlin, Douglas E. Judges and unjust laws: common law constitutionalism and the foundations of judicial review. K3367 .E35 2008

 

Jurisdiction

 

O'Hara, Erin A. and Larry E. Ribstein. The law market. KF8858 .O437 2009

 

Jurisprudence

 

Cane, Peter and Joanne Conaghan, editors. The new Oxford companion to law. Reference Area K48 .W34 2008

 

Eleutheriades, Paulos Z. Legal rights. K230 .E48 A35 2008

 

Hutchinson, Allan C. The province of jurisprudence democratized. K230 .H88 A37 2009

 

Rumble, Wilfrid E. Doing Austin justice: the reception of John Austin's philosophy of law in nineteenth-century England. K230 .A86 R86 2005

 

Sullivan, E. Thomas and Richard S. Frase. Proportionality principles in American law: controlling excessive government actions. K247 .S85 2009

 

Land Use Planning

 

United States. Government Accountability Office. Federal Land Transaction Facilitation Act. KF5602.132 .A2 2008

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Johnston, Helen, editor. Punishment and control in historical perspective. HV7419 .P85 2008

 

Shahidullah, Shahid M. Crime policy in America: laws, institutions, and programs. KF9223 .S53 2008

 

Law & Society

 

Kaufman, Alexander, editor. Capabilities equality: basic issues and problems. HM671 .C38 2006

 

Law of War

 

Haas, Michael. George W. Bush, war criminal?: the Bush administration's liability for 269 war crimes. KZ6795 .T47 H33 2009

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Garfinkel, Marvin. Real world document drafting: a dispute-avoidance approach. KF250 .G365 2008

 

Martinsek, Amanda. Legal writing: how to write legal briefs, memos, and other legal documents in a clear and concise style. KF250 .M372 2009

 

Legal Education

 

American Bar Association. Out of the Box Committee. Out of the box committee papers. KF273 .A548 2008

 

Makdisi, Michael and John Makdisi. Introduction to the study of law: cases and materials. 3rd edition. KF385 .A4 M35 2008

 

Legal History

 

DVD: The Supreme Court. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Legal Profession

 

DVD: Damages. ?Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Freund, James C. Smell test: stories and advice on lawyering. Popular Reading Collection KF300 .F74 2008

 

Goldberg, Gerald G. Practical lawyering: the skills you did not learn in law school. KF300 .G64 2009

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Armstrong, J.D.S. and Christopher A. Knott. Where the law is: an introduction to advanced legal research. 3rd edition. Permanent Reserve KF240 .A76 2009

 

Hall, Katherine L. and Sara Sampson. Ohio legal research. Reference Area KFO75 .H357 2009

 

Medical Law

 

Singer, Peter A. and A.M. Viens, editors. The Cambridge textbook of bioethics. QH332 .C36 2008

 

Military Law

 

Carsten, Michael D., editor. International law and military operations. KZ6563 .I58 v.84 (2008)

 

Politics & Government

 

Black Americans in Congress, 1870-2007. E185.96 .B526 2008

 

Cutler, Leonard. Developments in the national security policy of the United States since 9/11: the separate roles of the president, the Congress, and the Supreme Court. KF4850 .C88 2008

 

Matheson, Scott M. Presidential constitutionalism in perilous times. KF5050 .M38 2009

 

Solomon, Burt. FDR v. the Constitution: the court-packing fight and the triumph of democracy. Popular Reading Collection KF8742 .S585 2009

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Mayer Brown LLP. Federal appellate practice. KF9050 .F43 2008

 

Whitmer, Frederick. Litigation is war: strategy & tactics for the litigation battlefield. KF8915 .W495 2007

 

Property

 

Brecher, Arthur D., editor. Massachusetts mortgages, foreclosures and workouts. 4th edition. KFM2530.5 .F6 M37 2008

 

Louka, Elli. Water law & policy: governance without frontiers. KJE6094 .L68 2008

 

Religion

 

al-Jabri, Mohammed Abed. Democracy, human rights and law in Islamic thought. KBP2035 .J33 2009

 

Rougeau, Vincent D. Christians in the American empire: faith and citizenship in the New World order. BR526 .R67 2008

 

Semerdjian, Elyse. "Off the straight path": illicit sex, law, and community in Ottoman Aleppo. KBP559.958 .S46 2008

 

Science & Technology

 

Brownsword, Roger and Karen Yeung, editors. Regulating technologies: legal futures, regulatory frames and technological fixes. K1401 .R45 2008

 

Social Welfare

 

Baker, Patricia, et al. Food stamp/SNAP advocacy guide: an advocate's guide to the Food Stamp/Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program in Massachusetts. KFM2751 .F66 F66 2008

 

Halas, Monica, Margaret Monsell, and Patti Prunhuber. Unemployment advocacy guide: an advocate's guide to unemployment in Massachusetts. 2008 edition. KFM2745 .Z9 R63 2008

 

Harris, Deborah, Ruth Bourquin, and Patricia Baker. TAFDC and EA advocacy guide: an advocate's guide to the Massachusetts welfare and emergency shelter rules for families. Nov. 2008 edition. KFM2749 .H37 2008b

 

Pulos, Victoria. MassHealth advocacy guide: an advocate's guide to the Massachusetts Medicaid program. KFM2741.5 .P65 P85 2009

 

Taxation

 

King, Elizabeth A. Transfer pricing and corporate taxation: problems, practical implications and proposed solutions. K4550 .K56 2009

 

Sawicky, Max, editor. Bridging the tax gap: addressing the crisis in federal tax administration. HJ4653 .E75 B7 2005

 

Terrorism

 

Blum, Howard. American lightning: terror, mystery, movie-making, and the crime of the century. HV6640 .B58 2008

 

Brenner, Susan W. Cyberthreats: the emerging fault lines of the nation state. K5250 .B74 2009

 

Torts

 

Glasser, Charles J., editor. International libel and privacy handbook: a global reference for journalists, publishers, webmasters, and lawyers. K930 .I58 2009

 

Trade Regulation

 

Collins, Wayne D., editor. Issues in competition law and policy. 3 volumes. KF1649 .I87 2008

 

Pitofsky, Robert, editor. How the Chicago School overshot the mark: the effect of conservative economic analysis on U.S. antitrust. KF1649 .W48 2008

 

Trials

 

Garcia, Ignacio M. White but not equal: Mexican Americans, jury discrimination, and the Supreme Court. KF224 .H468 G37 2009

 

Gertner, Nancy and Judith H. Mizner. The law of juries. 2nd edition. KF8972 .G47 2009

 

Lundquist, Weyman I. and Alyson Pytte, editors. The litigation manual. Jury trials. KF8972 .L58 2008

 

Stoltzfus, Nathan and Henry Friedlander, editors. Nazi crimes and the law. KZ1176.5 .N39 2008

 

Trusts

 

Hayes, Eric P., editor. Understanding and using trusts. 2nd edition. KFM2537 .U53 2009

 

Women

 

Carlson, A. Cheree. The crimes of womanhood: defining femininity in a court of law. KF4758 .C365 2009

 

Yahyaoui Krivenko, Ekaterina. Women, Islam and international law: within the context of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women. KBP526.3 .Y34 2009