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Administrative Law

Human Rights

Legislation

Air & Space Law

Indian Law

Libraries

Bankruptcy

Intellectual Property

Medical Law

Civil Rights

International Law

Military Law

Comparative Law

International Trade

Politics & Government

Constitutional Law

Judges

Practice & Procedure

Contracts

Jurisdiction

Professional Ethics

Corporations

Jurisprudence

Property

Courts

Juveniles

Religion

Criminal Law & Procedure

Labor Law

Science & Technology

Dispute Resolution

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Securities Law

Education Law

Law of the Sea

Sexuality & the Law

Employment Law

Law & Society

Sports Law

Environmental Law

Law of War

Taxation

Evidence

Legal Analysis & Writing

Terrorism

Family Law

Legal History

Torts

Foreign Law

Legal Profession

Trials

Health Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Women

History

 

 

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Administrative Law

 

Asimow, Michael and Lisl J. Dunlop. Administrative law of the European Union. Adjudication. KJE5607 .A984 2008

 

Bermann, George A., Charles H. Koch, Jr. and James T. O'Reilly. Administrative law of the European Union. Introduction. KJE5602 .B47 2008

 

Farina, Cynthia R., Sidney A. Shapiro and Thomas M. Susman. Administrative law of the European Union. Transparency and data protection. KJE6071 .L56 2008

 

Levin, Ronald M., Frank Emmert and Christoph T. Feddersen. Administrative law of the European Union. Judicial review. KJE5640 .L48 2008

 

Lindseth, Peter L., Alfred C. Aman, Jr. and Alan Charles Raul. Administrative law of the European Union. Oversight. KJE5602 .L56 2008

 

Strauss, Peter L., Turner T. Smith, Jr. and Lucas Bergkamp. Administrative law of the European Union. Rulemaking. KJE5349 .S77 2008

 

Air & Space Law

 

Pop, Virgiliu. Who owns the moon?: extraterrestrial aspects of land and mineral resources ownership. KZD1447 .P67 2009

 

Bankruptcy

 

Esher, Jacob Aaron, Lisa Hill Fenning and Erwin I. Katz. The ABI guide to bankruptcy mediation.  KF1524 .K37 2009

 

Civil Rights

 

Dudziak, Mary L. Exporting American dreams: Thurgood Marshall's African journey. KSK2095 .D83 2008

 

Rambo, Kirsten S. "Trivial complaints": the role of privacy in domestic violence law and activism in the U.S. K3263 .R36 2009

 

Comparative Law

 

Abiad, Nisrine. Sharia, Muslim states and international human rights treaty obligations: a comparative study. KBP2460 .A25 2008

 

Foblets, Marie-Claire and Alison Dundes Renteln, editors. Multicultural jurisprudence: comparative perspectives on the cultural defense. KZ1268 .M85 2009

 

Kiiver, Philipp and Nicole Kornet, editors. Selected national, European and international provisions from public and private law: the Maastricht collection. KJC35 2008

 

Constitutional Law

 

DVD: Supreme Court preview: complete proceedings. Permanent Reserve/AV KF9057 .S83 2008

 

Charles, Patrick J. The Second Amendment: the intent and its interpretation by the States and the Supreme Court. KF4558 2nd .C43 2009

 

Bloom, Lackland H., Jr. Methods of interpretation: how the Supreme Court reads the Constitution. KF8742 .B56 2009

 

Hamilton, Alexander, James Madison, and John Jay. The Federalist papers. KF4515 .F4 2009

 

Irving, Helen. Gender and the constitution: equity and agency in comparative constitutional design. K3243 .I78 2008

 

Lively, Donald E. The Constitution, race, and renewed relevance of original intent: reclaiming the lost opportunity of federalism. KF4545 .S5 L58 2008

 

Manfredi, Christopher P. Judging democracy. KE4622 .M36 2008

 

Watson, Bradley C. S. Living Constitution, dying faith: progressivism and the new science of jurisprudence. KF5130 .W38 2009

 

Contracts

 

Adams, Kenneth A. A manual of style for contract drafting. 2nd edition. KF807 .A33 2008

 

Burton, Steven J. Elements of contract interpretation. KF801 .B874 2009

 

Doris, Martin J. Dispute avoidance and European contract law: dealing with divergence. KJE983 .C66 D67 2008

 

Floyd, Michael D. Mastering negotiable instruments (UCC Articles 3 and 4) and other payment systems. KF957 .F58 2008

 

Gabriel, Henry D. Contracts for the sale of goods: a comparison of U.S. and international law. 2nd edition. K1030 .G33 2009

 

Klinger, Marilyn, George J. Bachrach, and Tracey L. Haley, editors. The surety's indemnity agreement: law and practice. 2nd edition. KF1045 .S87 2008

 

Story, Joseph. Commentaries on the law of bailments: with illustrations from the civil and the foreign law. Rare Books KF940 .S76 1832

 

Corporations

 

Connell, Richard Brook. Why companies do not pursue attractive mergers and acquisitions. HD2746.5 .C663 2008

 

McCormack, G. Corporate rescue law--an Anglo-American perspective. KD2149 .M33 2008

 

Courts

 

Thompson-Barrow, Cheryl. Bringing justice home: the road to final appellate and regional court establishment. K2123 .T46 2008

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Caringella, Susan. Addressing rape reform in law and practice. HV6558 .C367 2009

 

Criminal model jury instructions for use in the District Court. 3rd edition. Permanent Reserve KFM2983 .M378 2009

 

Fletcher, Maria and Robin Loof with Bill Gilmore. EU criminal law and justice. KJE7975 .F64 2008

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Relis, Tamara. Perceptions in litigation and mediation: lawyers, defendants, plaintiffs, and gendered parties. K2390 .R45 2009

 

Stulberg, Joseph B. and Lela P. Love. The middle voice: mediating conflict successfully. KF9084 .S758 2009

 

Education Law

 

Shariff, Shaheen. Confronting cyber-bullying: what schools need to know to control misconduct and avoid legal consequences. K5210 .S53 2009

 

Employment Law

 

Malsberger, Brian M. Tortious interference in the employment context: a state-by-state survey. 2nd edition. KF3463 .M35 2007

 

Environmental Law

 

Brooks, Karl Boyd. Before Earth Day: the origins of American environmental law, 1945-1970. KF3775 .B727 2009

 

Carruthers, David V., editor. Environmental justice in Latin America: problems, promise, and practice. GE235 .L29 E58 2008

 

Descamps, Hannes, Robin Slabbinck, and Hubert Bocken. International documents on environmental liability. K3583 .D473 2008

 

Gerrard, Michael and Sheila R. Foster, editors. The law of environmental justice: theories and procedures to address disproportionate risks. KF3775 .L387 2008

 

Schrijver, Nico. Evolution of sustainable development in international law: inception, meaning and status. K3585 .S37 2008

 

Turner, Stephen J. A substantive environmental right: an examination of the legal obligations of decision-makers towards the environment. K3585 .S83 2009

 

Voigt, Christina. Sustainable development as a principle of international law: resolving conflicts between climate measures and WTO law. K3585 .V63 2009

 

Evidence

 

Rice, Paul R. Electronic evidence: law and practice. 2nd edition. KF8947.5 .R53 2008

 

Family Law

 

O'Halloran, Kerry. The politics of adoption: international perspectives on law, policy & practice. 2nd edition. K704 .O335 2009

 

Parkinson, Patrick and Judy Cashmore. The voice of a child in family law disputes. K705 .P37 2008

 

Foreign Law

 

Abghari, Adineh. Introduction to the Iranian legal system and the protection of human rights in Iran. KMH2460 .A925 2008

 

Azani, Eitan. Hezbollah: the story of the party of God: from Revolution to institutionalization. JQ1828 .A98 H6225 2009

 

Fisher, Howard D. The German legal system and legal language: a general survey together with notes and German vocabulary. 4th edition. KK147 .F57 2009

 

Na’im, ‘Abd Allah Ahmad. African constitutionalism and the role of Islam. KQC524 .N35 2006

 

Songer, Donald R. The transformation of the Supreme Court of Canada: an empirical examination. KE8244 .S66 2008

 

Health Law

 

Baumann, Linda A., editor. Health care fraud and abuse: practical perspectives. 2nd edition. KF3605 .H43 2007

 

History

 

Edwards, Laura F. The people and their peace: legal culture and the transformation of inequality in the post-revolutionary south. KF366 .E329 2009

 

Hill, Rebecca Nell. Men, mobs, and law: anti-lynching and labor defense in U.S. radical history. HV6457 .H55 2008

 

Ormrod, W. M., Gwilym Dodd and Anthony Musson. Medieval petitions: grace and grievance. KD608 .M43 2009

 

Richard, Carl J. Greeks and Romans bearing gifts: how the ancients inspired the Founding Fathers. JA84 .U5 R484 2008

 

Human Rights

 

Hiskes, Richard P. The human right to a green future: environmental rights and intergenerational justice. K3585 .H57 2009

 

Stacy, Helen. Human rights for the 21st century: sovereignty, civil society, culture. K3240 .S7185 2009

 

Indian Law

 

American Indian law deskbook. 4th edition. KF8205 .A76 2008

 

Jones, B.J., Mark Tilden, and Kelly Gaines-Stoner. The Indian Child Welfare Act handbook: a legal guide to the custody and adoption of Native American children. 2nd edition.  KF8210 .C45 J66 2008

 

Intellectual Property

 

Armatas, Steven A. Distance learning and copyright: a guide to legal issues. KF3030.1 .A955 2008

 

Bullock, Jim E. The IP licensing lawyer's job: a survival guide. KF2980 .B78 2008

 

Gosseries, Axel, Alain Marciano and Alain Strowel, editors. Intellectual property and theories of justice. K1401 .I581 2008

 

Holbrook, Todd S. and Alan Nathan Harris, editors. Model jury instructions: copyright, trademark, and trade dress litigation. KF8984 .M63 2008

 

McEwen, James G., David S. Bloch, and Richard M. Gray. Intellectual property in government contracts: protecting and enforcing IP at the state and federal level. KF2979 .M345 2009

 

Quinto, David W. and Stuart H. Singer. Trade secrets: law and practice. KF3197 .Q56 2009

 

Tian, YiJun. Re-thinking intellectual property: the political economy of copyright protection in the digital era. K1420.5 .T53 2009

 

International Law

 

Boas, Gideon, James L. Bischoff, and Natalie L. Reid. Elements of crimes under international law. K5301 .B627 2008

 

Brownlie, Ian, editor. Basic documents in international law. 6th edition. KZ64 .B37 2009

 

Brownlie, Ian. Principles of public international law. 7th edition. KZ3225 .B76 A37 2008

 

Goldstone, Richard and Adam M. Smith. International judicial institutions: the architecture of international justice at home and abroad. K7051 .G65 2009

 

Heinze, Eric. Waging humanitarian war: the ethics, law, and politics of humanitarian intervention. JZ6369 .H445 2009

 

Jones, Bruce D., Carlos Pascual, and Stephen John Stedman. Power & responsibility: building international order in an era of transnational threats. JZ5588 .J66 2009

 

Rublee, Maria Rost. Nonproliferation norms: why states choose nuclear restraint. JZ5675 .R83 2009

 

International Trade

 

Bethlehem, D. L., et al., editors. The Oxford handbook of international trade law. K1005 .O94 2009

 

Inama, Stefano. Rules of origin in international trade. K4640 .O74 I53 2009

 

Judges

 

Center for Professional Responsibility, American Bar Association. Model code of judicial conduct. KF8779 .A936 2008

 

Knowles, Helen J. The tie goes to freedom: Justice Anthony M. Kennedy on liberty. KF4749 .K59 2009

 

Jurisdiction

 

Kleffner, Jann K. Complementarity in the Rome Statute and national criminal jurisdictions. KZ6311 .K57 2008

 

Jurisprudence

 

Burge-Hendrix, Brian. Epistemic uncertainty and legal theory. K212 .B87 2008

 

Edvinsson, Reidar. The quest for the description of the law. K230 .E36 A36 2009

 

Vermeule, Adrian. Law and the limits of reason. K212 .V47 2009

 

Woodman, Gordon R. and Diethelm Klippel, editors. Risk and the law. K487 .R57 R57 2009

 

Juveniles

 

Laver, Mimi and Andrea Khoury. Opening doors for LGBTQ youth in foster care: a guide for lawyers and judges. KF3736.5 .L38 2008

 

Labor Law

 

Dutz, Wilhelm. Arbeitsrecht. 13. Auflage. KK2860.5 .D88 2008

 

Junker, Abbo. Grundkurs Arbeitsrecht. 7. Auflage. KK2860 .J86 2008

 

Lingemann, Stefan, Robert von Steinau-Steinruck and Anja Mengel. Employment & labor law in Germany. 2nd edition. KK2860 .L57 2008

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Biegelman, Martin T. Identity theft handbook: detection, prevention, and security. HV6679 .B54 2009

 

Gould, Jon B. The Innocence Commission: preventing wrongful convictions and restoring the criminal justice system. KFV2987 .G685 2008

 

Ogletree, Charles J. and Austin Sarat, editors. When law fails: making sense of miscarriages of justice. KF8700 .W48 2009

 

Van Zyl Smit, Dirk and Sonja Snacken. Principles of European prison law and policy: penology and human rights. KJC9769 .V36 2009

 

Law of the Sea

 

United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. KZA1120.3 .U55 2009

 

Law & Society

 

American Bar Association. Analyzing law's reach: empirical research on law and society. KF389 .A45 2008

 

Hellman, Deborah. When is discrimination wrong? HM1106 .H42 2008

 

Ramraj, Victor Vridar, editor. Emergencies and the limits of legality. K4700 .E42 2008

 

Law of War

 

Gelpi, Christopher. Paying the human costs of war: American public opinion and casualties in military conflicts. UA23 .G45 2009

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Drennan, William. Lay words for lawyers. KF156 .D74 2008

 

Henricksen, Wes. Making law review: the expert's guide to mastering the write-on competition. KF250 .H46 2008

 

Legal History

 

Anthon, John. The law student, or, Guides to the study of the law in its principles. Rare Books KF386 .A58 1850

 

Boston court docket: manuscript, [178-]-1788. Rare Books KFM2478 .B67 1788

 

Donnison, William. Account book,1810-1822. Rare Books KFM2478 .D66 1810

 

Foster, Hamar, Benjamin L. Berger, and A.R. Buck, editors. The grand experiment: law and legal culture in British settler societies. KD5020 .G73 2008

 

Holton, Asa. Account book, 1814-1841.  Rare Books KFN1278 .H65 1814

 

Jacob, Giles. The compleat court-keeper, or, Land-steward's assistant. Rare Books KD6968 .J33 1713

 

Sloan, Cliff and David McKean. The great decision: Jefferson, Adams, Marshall, and the battle for the Supreme Court. KF4575 .S56 2009

 

Legal Profession

 

Dravis, Bruce F. Your billable life: a law firm survival guide for new attorneys. KF300 .D73 2008

 

Schorr, Ben M. The lawyer's guide to Microsoft Outlook 2007. KF320 .A9 S366 2008

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Lomio, J. Paul and Henrik Spang-Hanssen. Legal research methods in the U.S. & Europe. 2nd edition. K85 .L66 2009

 

Legislation

 

Rosenberg, Morton and Todd B. Tatelman. Congress's contempt power: law, history, practice, and procedure. KF9405 .R67 2008

 

Libraries

 

Bothma, T. J. D., editor. Access to libraries and information: towards a fairer world. Professional Collection Z711.4 .A33 2008

 

Chmara, Theresa. Privacy and confidentiality issues: a guide for libraries and their lawyers. Professional Collection KF4315 .C47 2009

 

Medical Law

 

Cahn, Naomi R. Test tube families: why the fertility market needs legal regulation. KF3830 .C34 2009

 

Military Law

 

Sheehy, Benedict. Legal control of the private military corporation. K3465 .S54 2009

 

Politics & Government

 

Baran, Jan W. The election law primer for corporations. 5th edition. KF4886 .B37 2008

 

Heymann, Philip B. Living the policy process. JK468 .P64 H49 2008

 

Painter, Richard W. Getting the government America deserves: how ethics reform can make a difference. KF4568 .P35 2009

 

Silverstein, Gordon. Law's allure: how law shapes, constrains, saves, and kills politics. KF5130 .S55 2009

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Adkins, John F., et al. Massachusetts basic practice manual. 3rd edition. KFM2477 .M37 2009

 

Barkett, John M. The ethics of e-discovery. KF8902 .E42 B39 2009

 

Catalano, Jeffrey N. and Ann Marie MaGuire, editors. Guide to judicial practice in the Superior Court of Massachusetts. 3rd edition. KFM2930 .G95 2008

 

Klein, Dyanne J. and William W. Teahan, Jr., editors. Massachusetts motor vehicle offenses: criminal, civil, and Registry practice. 2nd edition. Permanent Reserve KFM2697 .M37 1996

 

Lender, David J. Privilege issues in the age of electronic discovery. KF8902 .E42 L45 2008

 

Longo, Amy Jane, Allen W. Burton, and Allan D. Johnson. Electronic discovery practice under the federal rules. KF8902 .E42 L66 2008

 

Massachusetts guide to evidence. 2008-2009 edition. Permanent Reserve KFM2940 .M372 2008

 

Overland, Sean G. The juror factor: race and gender in America's civil courts. KF8972 .O94 2009

 

Redgrave, Jonathan M., editor. The Sedona principles: best practices recommendations & principles for addressing electronic document production. 2nd edition. KF8902 .E42 S43 2007

 

Renehan, Richard W. and J. Owen Todd, editors. Massachusetts courtroom advocacy. 2nd edition. Permanent Reserve KFM2938 .Z9 M37 2009

 

Professional Ethics

 

American Bar Association. Model rules of professional conduct. 2008 edition. KF306 .A76 2008

 

Joy, Peter A. and Kevin C. McMunigal. Do no wrong: ethics for prosecutors and defenders. KF306 .J69 2009

 

Property

 

Akkermans, Bram. The principle of numerus clausus in European property law. KJC1318 .A935 2008

 

Malloy, Robin Paul, editor. Private property, community development, and eminent domain. K3511 .P75 2008

 

Religion

 

Abou El Fadl, Khaled. Rebellion and violence in Islamic law. KBP4415 .A26 2006

 

Aghnides, Nicolas P. Islamic theories of finance: with an introduction to Islamic law and a bibliography. KBP3541 .A44 2005

 

Ali, Kecia. Sexual ethics and Islam: feminist reflections on Qur'an, hadith, and jurisprudence. KBP528 .S49 A45 2006

 

Awa, Mohamed S., editor.  Studies in the philosophy of Islamic law, theory and applications (in Arabic).  KBP442 .A93 2006

 

Cane, Peter, Carolyn Evans and Zoe Robinson, editors. Law and religion in theoretical and historical context. BL65 .L33 L395 2008

 

Gamoran, Hillel. Jewish law in transition: how economic forces overcame the prohibition against lending on interest. KBM955.4 .G36 2008

 

Hooker, M. B. Indonesian syariah: defining a national school of Islamic law. KNW469 .H66 2008

 

Ibn Abi Diyaf, Ahmad. Consult them in the matter: a nineteenth-century Islamic argument for constitutional government. DT263 .I263132 2005

 

Khan, Arif Ali, editor. Civil law in Islam. KBP632.3 .C58 2007

 

March, Andrew F. Islam and liberal citizenship: the search for an overlapping consensus. KBP2430 .M37 2009

 

Powers, Paul R. Intent in Islamic law: motive and meaning in medieval Sunni Fiqh. KBP504.5 .P69 2006

 

Ramadan, Hisham M. Understanding Islamic law: from classical to contemporary. KBP144 .U53 2006

 

Sadr, Muhammad Baqir. Lessons in Islamic jurisprudence. KBP440.76 .S233 A3313 2003

 

Sadr, Muhammad Baqir. Principles of Islamic jurisprudence: according to Shi'i law. KBP440.76 .S233 A3313 2005

 

Sullivan, Winnifred Fallers. Prison religion: faith-based reform and the Constitution. KF228 .A653 S85 2009

 

Tucker, Judith E. Women, family, and gender in Islamic law. KBP526.3 .T83 2008

 

Wein, Berel. The oral law of Sinai: an illustrated history of the Mishnah. BM497.85 .W45 2008

 

Science & Technology

 

Casanovas Romeu, Pompeu, et al., editors. Computable models of the law: languages, dialogues, games, ontologies. K87 .C655 2008

 

Feldman, Robin. The role of science in law. KF385 .F45 2009

 

Martinez Aleman, Ana M. Online social networking on campus: understanding what matters in student culture. HM742 .M37 2009

 

Securities Law

 

Nowka, Richard H. Mastering secured transactions: UCC article 9. KF1050 .N69 2009

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Burda, Joan M. Gay, lesbian, and transgender clients: a lawyer's guide. KF337.5 .G38 B87 2008

 

Richards, David A. J. The sodomy cases: Bowers v. Hardwick and Lawrence v. Texas. KF9328 .S6 A52 2009

 

Sports Law

 

Rodriguez, Robert George. The regulation of boxing: a history and comparative analysis of policies among American states. KF3989 .R63 2009

 

Standen, Jeffrey. Taking sports seriously: law and sports in contemporary American culture. KF3989 .S73 2009

 

Taxation

 

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, P.L. 111-5, as signed by the President on February 17, 2009: law, explanation and analysis. KF6276.62009 .A2 A44 2009

 

RIA's complete analysis of the tax and benefits provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009: with code and ERISA sections as amended and committee reports. KF6276.62009 .A2 R43 2009

 

Zuckerman, Jack, et al. The 1040 handbook: a guide to income and asset discovery. 5th edition. KF6369 .A715 2008

 

Terrorism

 

Guiora, Amos N. Global perspectives on counterterrorism. K5256 .G85 2007

 

Sunstein, Cass R. Worst-case scenarios. HM1101 .S864 2007

 

Torts

 

Centner, Terence J. America's blame culture: pointing fingers and shunning restitution. KF1250 .C435 2008

 

Kaminsky, Alan. A complete guide to premises security litigation. 3rd edition. KF1287 .K35 2008

 

O'Connell, Jeffrey and Christopher J. Robinette. A recipe for balanced tort reform: early offers with swift settlements. KF1257 .O264 2008

 

Wayleith, Paulus R., editor. Data security: laws and safeguards. KF1263 .C65 D39 2008

 

Trials

 

Burns, Robert P. The death of the American trial. KF8910 .B87 2009

 

Robinson, Mildred Wigfall and Richard J. Bonnie, editors. Law touched our hearts: a generation remembers Brown v. Board of Education. Popular Reading Collection LC212.52 .L39 2009

 

Rosenthal, Bernard, editor. Records of the Salem witch-hunt. KFM2478.8 .W5 R43 2009

 

Tigar, Michael E. and Angela J. Davis, editors. Trial stories. KF220 .T69 2008

 

Women

 

Forrest, Ernestine, editor. Dear sisters, dear daughters: strategies for success from multicultural women attorneys. KF299 .M56 D43 2009