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Animal Law

Environmental Law

Legal Education

Arts & Literature

Evidence

Legal History

Bankruptcy

Family Law

Legal Profession

Civil Rights

Foreign Law

Medical Law

Commercial Law

History

Politics & Government

Comparative Law

Immigration Law

Practice & Procedure

Computer Law

Indian Law

Professional Ethics

Constitutional Law

Intellectual Property

Property

Contracts

International Law

Religion

Corporations

International Trade

Social Welfare

Courts

Labor Law

Taxation

Criminal Law & Procedure

Land Use Planning

Terrorism

Death Penalty

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Trials

Dispute Resolution

Law of the Sea

Trusts

Economics

Law of War

Women

Education Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Zoning

 

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Animal Law

 

Schaffner, Joan and Julie Fershtman, editors. Litigating animal law disputes. KF390.5 .A5 L58 2009

 

Arts & Literature

 

Auchincloss, Louis. Last of the old guard. Popular Reading Collection PS3501 .U25 L37 2008

 

Frothingham, Robert, editor. Songs of challenge, an anthology selected and arranged by Robert Frothingham. Rare Books PR1175 .F8 1922

 

Tomain, Joseph P. Creon's ghost: law, justice, and the humanities. K230 .T66 A33 2009

 

Bankruptcy

 

Bufford, Samuel L. United States international insolvency law: 2008-2009. KF1524 .B84 2009

 

Civil Rights

 

Hare, Ivan and James Weinstein, editors. Extreme speech and democracy. K3254 .E97 2009

 

Commercial Law

 

Penn, Ana D. and Martha L. Arias, editors. Global e-business law & taxation. K1005 .G56 2009

 

Silkenat, James R., Jeffrey M. Aresty, and Jacqueline Klosek, editors. ABA guide to international business negotiations: a comparison of cross-cultural issues and successful approaches. 3rd edition. K1005.4 .A22 2009

 

Comparative Law

 

Hodgson, Douglas. The law of intervening causation. K579 .L5 H63 2008

 

Schneider, Hans-Peter, Jutta Kramer, and Beniamino Caravita di Toritto, editors. Judge made federalism?: the role of courts in federal systems. K3370 .J83 2009

 

Computer Law

 

Hart, Jonathan D. Internet law: a field guide. 6th edition. KF2750 .H37 2008

 

Constitutional Law

 

Hall, Kermit and James W. Ely, Jr., editors. The Oxford guide to United States Supreme Court decisions. 2nd edition. Reference Area KF4548 .O97 2009

 

Slauter, Eric Thomas. The state as a work of art: the cultural origins of the Constitution. KF4550 .S54 2009

 

Contracts

 

Bar, Christian von, editor. Principles, definitions, and model rules of European private law: draft common frame of reference (DCFR). KJE1640 .P743 2009

 

Corporations

 

Chen, Jianxun and Hui-Tzu Shih. Mergers and acquisitions in China: impacts of WTO accession. HD2746.55 .C6 C54 2008

 

Fubini, David, Colin Price and Maurizio Zollo. Mergers: leadership, performance and corporate health. HD2746.5 F83 2007

 

Kroeger, Fritz, Andrej Vizjak, and Mike Moriarty. Beating the global consolidation endgame: nine strategies for winning in niches. HD2746.5 .K76 2008

 

Laufer, William S. Corporate bodies and guilty minds: the failure of corporate criminal liability. KF9236.5 .L38 2006

 

Weismann, Miriam F. Crime, incorporated: legal and financial implications of corporate misconduct. KF9351 .W45 2009

 

Courts

 

Nolan, James L., Jr. Legal accents, legal borrowing: the international problem-solving court movement. K5001 .N65 2009

 

Smith, Adam M. After genocide: bringing the devil to justice. K2115 .S63 2009

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Bassiouni, M. Cherif, editor. International criminal law. 3rd edition. K5165 .I58 2008

 

Lynch, Timothy, editor. In the name of justice: leading experts reexamine the classic article "The aims of the criminal law." KF9223 .I58 2009

 

Mack, Raneta Lawson. Comparative criminal procedure: history, processes and case studies. K5401 .M33 2008

 

McGregor, Joan. Is it rape?: on acquaintance rape and taking women's consent seriously. HV6558 .M34 2005

 

Parry, John. Criminal mental health and disability law, evidence and testimony: a comprehensive reference manual for lawyers, judges, and criminal justice professionals. KF9242 .P373 2009

 

Vermeulen, Gert, editor. Essential texts on international and European criminal law. KJC7973 .E84 2008

 

Death Penalty

 

Jacquette, Dale. Dialogues on the ethics of capital punishment. HV8694 .J33 2009

 

Miller, Kenneth W. and David Niven. Death justice: Rehnquist, Scalia, Thomas and the contradictions of the death penalty. KF9227 .C2 M55 2009

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Strong, Stacie. Research and practice in international commercial arbitration: sources and strategies. K2400 .S66 2009

 

Economics

 

Mathis, Klaus. Efficiency instead of justice?: searching for the philosophical foundations of the economic analysis of law. K487 .E3 M3813 2009

 

Education Law

 

Hayman, Robert L. and Leland Ware, editors. Choosing equality: essays and narratives on the desegregation experience. KF4155 .C46 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

Birnie, Patricia W. International law and the environment. 3rd edition. K3585.4 .B57 2009

 

Ebbesson, Jonas and Phoebe Okowa, editors. Environmental law and justice in context. K3585 .E5793 2009

 

Evidence

 

Dwyer, Deirdre M. The judicial assessment of expert evidence. KD7521 .D89 2008

 

Family Law

 

Galatzer-Levy, Robert M., Louis Kraus, and Jeanne Galatzer-Levy, editors. The scientific basis of child custody decisions. 2nd edition. KF547 .A75 S38 2009

 

Foreign Law

 

Berglund, Mikael. Cross-border enforcement of claims in the EU: history, present time and future. KJE982 .B47 2009

 

Biondi, Andrea and Martin Farley. The right to damages in European law. KJE5786 .B56 2009

 

Collins, Hugh. The European civil code: the way forward. KJE995 .C65 2008

 

Du Bois, Francois and Antje du Bois-Pedain. Justice and reconciliation in post-apartheid South Africa. KTL4415 .J87 2008

 

Murdoch, Henry J. P. Murdoch's dictionary of Irish law: a sourcebook. 5th edition. Reference Area KDK84 .M87 2009

 

Shubber, Sami. The law of investment in Iraq. KMJ3202 .S58 2009

 

Tryfonidou, Alina. Reverse discrimination in EC law. KJE2942 .T79 2009

 

History

 

Hutchinson, Thomas. The history of the colony of Massachusets-Bay, ? Rare Books F67 .H98 1764

 

Immigration Law

 

Benhabib, Seyla and Judith Resnik, editors. Migrations and mobilities: citizenship, borders, and gender. K3224 .M54 2009

 

Divine, Robert C. Immigration practice. KF4819 .D58 2008

 

Ellermann, Antje. States against migrants: deportation in Germany and the United States. JV6483 .E54 2009

 

Indian Law

 

Davies, Wade and Richmond L. Clow, editors. American Indian sovereignty and law: an annotated bibliography. KF8201 .A1 A44 2009

 

Vinzant, John Harlan. The Supreme Court's role in American Indian policy. KF8205 .V56 2009

 

Intellectual Property

 

Koepsell, David R. Who owns you?: the corporate gold-rush to patent your genes. K1519 .B54 K64 2009

 

Phelps, Marshall and David Kline. Burning the ships: intellectual property and the transformation of Microsoft. KF3133 .C65 P47 2009

 

Schwartz, Herbert F. and Robert J. Goldman. Patent law and practice. 6th edition. KF3120 .S38 2008

 

International Law

 

Weller, M. Escaping the self-determination trap. KZ1269 .W45 2008

 

Withana, Radhika. Power, politics, law: international law and state behaviour during international crises. KZ1250 .W58 2008

 

International Trade

 

Gantz, David A. Regional trade agreements: law, policy and practice. K4600 .G368 2009

 

Vranes, Erich. Trade and the environment: fundamental issues in international law, WTO law, and legal theory. HF1379 .V73 2009

 

Labor Law

 

Franckiewicz, Matthew M. and Daniel Silverman. Winning at the NLRB. 2nd edition. KF3372 .F72 2009

 

Kaufmann, Christine. Globalisation and labour rights: the conflict between core labour rights and international economic law. K1763 .B74 2007

 

Zanglein, Jayne E. and Susan J. Stabile. ERISA litigation. 3rd edition. KF3512 .Z36 2008

 

Land Use Planning

 

Giaimo, Michael S. and Lora A. Lucero, editors. RLUIPA reader: religious land uses, zoning, and the courts.? KF5698 .R57 2009

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Luchtman, Michiel. European cooperation between financial supervisory authorities, tax authorities and judicial authorities. KJE9430 .L83 2008

 

Law of the Sea

 

Warner, Robin F. Protecting the oceans beyond national jurisdiction: strengthening the international law framework. K3485 .W37 2009

 

Law of War

 

Dinstein, Yoram. The international law of belligerent occupation. KZ6429 .D56 2009

 

Wills, Siobhan. Protecting civilians: the obligations of peacekeepers. KZ6515 .W55 2009

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Magat, Joan Ames. The lawyer's editing manual. KF250 .M24 2009

 

Legal Education

 

American Bar Association law school bar prep program directory, 2008-2009. KF303 .A47 2008

 

Neidorf, Robin. Teach beyond your reach: an instructor's guide to developing and running successful distance learning classes, workshops, training sessions, and more. Professional Collection LC5800 .N45 2006

 

Legal History

 

Hale, Matthew. The history of the common law of England, and An analysis of the civil part of the law. 6th edition. Rare Books KD600 .H3 1820

 

Urofsky, Melvin I. and Paul Finkelman, editors. Documents of American constitutional and legal history. 3rd edition. KF350 .D633 2008

 

Moses, Shelia P. I, Dred Scott: a fictional slave narrative based on the life and legal precedent of Dred Scott. Popular Reading Collection PZ7 .M8475 Idr 2005

 

Schweik, Susan M. The ugly laws: disability in public. KF480 .S39 2009

 

Legal Profession

 

Gamino, John, Robb A. Longman, and Matthew R. Sontag, editors. Careers in tax law: perspectives on the tax profession and what it holds for you. KF299 .T3 C37 2009

 

Miller, Barbara Black and Martin Camp. The law firm associate's guide to connecting with your colleagues. KF300 .M55 2009

 

Nelson, Sharon D. The 2009 solo and small firm legal technology guide: critical decisions made simple. KF320 .A9 N45 2009

 

Trautz, Reid F. and Dan Pinnington. The busy lawyer's guide to success: essential tips to power your practice. KF315 .T72 2009

 

Vogt, M. Diane. Preparing for reentry: what lawyers need to know to navigate the road ahead after a career break. KF298 .V64 2009

 

Medical Law

 

Wester-Mittan, Candle M. Physician-assisted death: four views on the issue of legalizing PAD : a legal research guide. KF3827 .E87 W47 2009

 

Politics & Government

 

Bruff, Harold H. Bad advice: Bush's lawyers in the war on terror. KF5060 .B78 2009

 

Buzbee, William W., editor. Preemption choice: the theory, law, and reality of federalism's core question. KF4600 .P73 2009

 

Nugent, John Douglas. Safeguarding federalism: how states protect their interests in national policymaking. JK311 .N84 2009

 

Shane, Peter M. Madison's nightmare: how executive power threatens American democracy. JK516 .S435 2009

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Epstein, Edna Selan. The attorney-client privilege and the work-product doctrine. 5th edition. KF8959 .A7 E67 2007

 

Fidler, David P. and Sarah Jane Hughes. Responding to national security letters: a practical guide for legal counsel. KF4850 .F53 2009

 

Losey, Ralph C. Introduction to e-discovery: new cases, ideas, and techniques. KF8902 .E42 L68 2009

 

Tigar, Michael E. Nine principles of litigation and life. Popular Reading Collection KF8915 .T552 2009

 

Professional Ethics

 

Geyh, Charles Gardner and W. William Hodes. Reporters' notes to the Model code of judicial conduct. KF8779 .G49 2009

 

Property

 

Barnes, Richard. Property rights and natural resources. K3478 .B38 2009

 

McAndrews, James P. Commercial real estate law practice manual: with forms. 2nd edition. KF572 .M38 2009

 

Religion

 

Katz, Paul R. Divine justice: religion and the development of Chinese legal culture. KNN469 .K38 2009

 

Runquist, Lisa, Jeannie C. Frey, and Patricia A. Tauchert, editors. Guide to representing religious organizations. KF4865 .G85 2009

 

Social Welfare

 

McCormick, Harvey L. Social security claims and procedures. 6th edition. KF3649 .M27 2009

 

Taxation

 

Cantrell, W. Patrick. Federal tax procedures for attorneys. KF6320 .F43 2008

 

Terrorism

 

Gurule, Jimmy. Unfunding terror: the legal response to the financing of global terrorism. HV6431 .G89 2008

 

Murphy, Martin N. Small boats, weak states, dirty money: the challenge of piracy. HV6431 .M8746 2008

 

Trials

 

Hayslett, Jerrianne. Anatomy of a trial: public loss, lessons learned from The People vs. O.J. Simpson. Popular Reading Collection KF224 .S485 H39 2008

 

LeBeau, Bryan F. The story of the Salem witch trials: "we walked in clouds and could not see our way." 2nd edition. Popular Reading Collection KFM2478.8 .W5 L43 2010

 

Lingen, Kerstin von. Kesselring's last battle: war crimes trials and Cold War politics, 1945-1960. KK73.5 .K47 L56 2009

 

Trusts

 

Friedman, Lawrence Meir. Dead hands: a social history of wills, trusts, and inheritance law. KF753 .F75 2009

 

Women

 

Salkin, Patricia E., editor. Pioneering women lawyers: from Kate Stoneman to the present. Popular Reading Collection KF299 .W6 P56 2008

 

Walker, Lenore E. The battered woman syndrome. 3rd edition. HV6626.2 .W33 2009

 

Zoning

 

Hopengarten, Fred. Antenna zoning: broadcast, cellular & mobile radio, wireless Internet : laws, permits & leases. KF5700.5 .A58 H67 2009