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Arts & Literature

Family Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Banking & Finance

Foreign Law

Military Law

Bankruptcy

History

Politics & Government

Biography

Human Rights

Practice & Procedure

Comparative Law

Intellectual Property

Professional Ethics

Computer Law

International Law

Psychology & Psychiatry

Constitutional Law

International Trade

Religion

Contracts

Jurisprudence

Securities Law

Corporations

Juveniles

Social Welfare

Criminal Law & Procedure

Labor Law

State & Local Government

Economics

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Taxation

Employment Law

Law & Society

Terrorism

Environmental Law

Law of War

Torts

Evidence

Legal Analysis & Writing

Trade Regulation

 

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Arts & Literature

 

Fairstein, Linda A. Bad blood. Popular Reading Collection PS3556 .A3654 B33 2008

 

Fairstein, Linda A. Killer heat. Popular Reading Collection PS3556 .A3654 K49 2009

 

Fairstein, Linda A. Lethal legacy: a novel. Popular Reading Collection PS3556 .A3654 L47 2009

 

Banking & Finance

 

Pannabecker, James H. Credit CARD Act of 2009: Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009. KF1040 .C74 2009

 

Bankruptcy

 

Mevorach, Irit. Insolvency within multinational enterprise groups. K1322 .M484 2009

 

Wessels, B., Bruce A. Markell, and Jason J. Kilborn. International cooperation in bankruptcy and insolvency matters. K7510 .W47 2009

 

Biography

 

Guttenplan, D.D. American radical: the life and times of I.F. Stone. Popular Reading Collection PN4874 .S69 G88 2009

 

Guy, J. A. A daughter's love: Thomas More and his dearest Meg. DA335 .R6 G89 2009

 

Comparative Law

 

Markesinis, B. S. with Jorg Fedtke. Engaging with foreign law. K559 .M3694 2009

 

Computer Law

 

Dunne, Robert. Computers and the law: an introduction to basic legal principles and their application in cyberspace. KF390.5 .C6 D86 2009

 

Fafinski, Stefan. Computer misuse: response, regulation and the law. HV6773 .F34 2009

 

Constitutional Law

 

Anastaplo, George. Reflections on life, death, and the Constitution. KF385 .A63 2009

 

Entscheidungen des Bundesverfassungsgerichts: Studienauswahl. KK5466.5 .B86 2007

 

Fisher, Louis and Katy J. Harriger. American constitutional law. 8th edition. KF4549 .F57 2009

 

Lembcke, Oliver W. Huter der Verfassung: eine institutionentheoretische Studie zur Autoritat des Bundesverfassungsgerichts. KK5470 .L46 2007

 

Stein, Ekkehart and Gotz Frank. Staatsrecht. 20., neu bearbeitete Aufl. KK4450 .S74 2007

 

Contracts

 

Zimmermann, Reinhard, editor. Storungen der Willensbildung bei Vertragsschluss. K840 .A6 S767 2007

 

Corporations

 

DVD: Flash of genius. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

O'Malley, Pat. The currency of justice: fines and damages in consumer societies. K5107 .O43 2009

 

Economics

 

Press-Barnathan, Galia. The political economy of transitions to peace: a comparative perspective. JZ5538 .P76 2009

 

Mestmacker, Ernst Joachim. A legal theory without law: Posner v. Hayek on economic analysis of law. K487 .E3 M474 2007

 

Employment Law

 

Beck, Russell. Negotiating, drafting, & enforcing noncompetition agreements & related restrictive covenants. 3rd edition. KFM2734.5 .C65 S54 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

McAllister, Lesley K. Making law matter: environmental protection and legal institutions in Brazil. KHD3421 .M433 2008

 

Evidence

 

Riddell, Anna and Brendan Plant. Evidence before the International Court of Justice. KZ6287 .R53 2009

 

Family Law

 

Boele-Woelki, Katharina, editor. Debates in family law around the globe at the dawn of the 21st century. K670 .A6 D43 2009

 

Foreign Law

 

Green, Jerrold D., Frederic Wehrey, and Charles Wolf, Jr. Understanding Iran. JQ1785 .G74 2009

 

Turk, Alexander. Judicial review in EU law. KJE4010 .T87 2009

 

History

 

Carroll, Michael Kiernan. Pearson's peacekeepers: Canada and the United Nations Emergency Force, 1956-1967. DT107.83 .C37 2009

 

Desan, Suzanne and Jeffrey Merrick, editors. Family, gender, and law in early modern France. KJV619 .F36 2009

 

Lloyd, Howell A., Glenn Burgess, and Simon Hodson. European political thought 1450-1700: religion, law and philosophy. JA84 .E9 E94 2007

 

Human Rights

 

Lampe, Kirsten. Human rights in the context of EU foreign policy and enlargement. KJE5132 .L365 2007

 

Price, Matthew E. Rethinking asylum: history, purpose, and limits. K3268.3 .P75 2009

 

Schabas, William. Genocide in international law: the crime of crimes. K5302 .S32 2009

 

Intellectual Property

 

Fhima, Ilanah Simon, editor. Trade mark law and sharing names: exploring use of the same mark by multiple undertakings. KJE2768 .T73 2009

 

Schur, Richard L. Parodies of ownership: hip-hop aesthetics and intellectual property law. KF4757 .S38 2009

 

Westbrook, Steve, editor. Composition & copyright: perspectives on teaching, text-making, and fair use. KF3020 .C66 2009

 

 

 

International Law

 

Backer, Larry Cata. Harmonizing law in an era of globalization: convergence, divergence, and resistance. K605 .H37 2007

 

Capps, Patrick. Human dignity and the foundations of international law. KZ3410 .C366 2009

 

Stokke, Olav. The UN and development: from aid to cooperation. JZ4972 .S76 2009

 

Tansey, Oisin. Regime-building: democratization and international administration. JZ6300 .T36 2009

 

International Trade

 

Gallagher, Norah. Chinese investment treaties: policies and practice. K3830 .G35 2009

 

Jurisprudence

 

Besson, Samantha and Jose Luis Marti, editors. Legal republicanism: national and international perspectives. K3184 .A6 L44 2009

 

Golder, Ben and Peter Fitzpatrick. Foucault's law. K230 .F682 G65 2009

 

Thomas, Aquinas, Saint. Treatise on law: the complete text. K447 .T45 A367213 2009

 

Juveniles

 

Terrio, Susan J. Judging Mohammed: juvenile delinquency, immigration, and exclusion at the Paris Palace of Justice. HV9156 .P37 T47 2009

 

Labor Law

 

Schwartz, Robert M. Your rights on the job: a practical guide to employment laws in Massachusetts. 5th edition. KFM2731 .S38 2008

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Clucas, Bev, Gerry Johnstone, and Tony Ward, editors. Torture: moral absolutes and ambiguities. HV8593 .T67 2009

 

Greenberg, Theodore S., et al. Stolen asset recovery: a good practices guide for non-conviction based asset forfeiture. K5107 .S76 2009

 

Law & Society

 

Benda-Beckmann, Franz von, Keebet von Benda-Beckmann, and Anne Griffiths, editors. Spatializing law: an anthropological geography of law in society. K487 .G45 S68 2009

 

Law of War

 

Boothby, William H. Weapons and the law of armed conflict. KZ5624 .B66 2009

 

Rodin, David and Henry Shue, editors. Just and unjust warriors: the moral and legal status of soldiers. JZ6385 .J87 2008

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Hickey, Robert. Honor & respect: the official guide to names, titles, and forms of address. Permanent Reserve CR3515 .H53 2008

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Neary, MaryAnn, editor. Handbook of legal research in Massachusetts. 3rd edition. Permanent Reserve KFM2475 .H36 2009

 

Military Law

 

Peter H. Sand. United States and Britain in Diego Garcia: the future of a controversial base. DS349.9 .D53 S36 2009

 

Politics & Government

 

Craiutu, Aurelian and Jeremy Jennings, editors. Tocqueville on America after 1840: letters and other writing. JK216 .T71915 2009

 

Feeley, Malcolm and Edward Rubin. Federalism: political identity and tragic compromise. JC355 .F3985 2008

 

Krutz, Glen S. and Jeffrey S. Peake. Treaty politics and the rise of executive agreements: international commitments in a system of shared powers. KF5055 .K78 2009

 

O'Neill, Daniel I., Mary Lyndon Shanley, and Iris Marion Young, editors. Illusion of consent: engaging with Carole Pateman. JC423 .I43 2008

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Barkett, John M. E-discovery: twenty questions and answers. KF8902 .E42 B37 2008

 

Casher, Dana E. Collecting civil judgments. 3rd edition. KFM2951 .Z9 C37 2009

 

Solomon, Samuel H., Joanna Gallant, and John P. Esser, editors. The science of courtroom litigation: jury research and analytical graphics. KF8972 .S35 2008

 

Wisotsky, Steven. Professional judgment on appeal: bringing and opposing appeals. 2nd edition. KF9050 .W57 2009

 

Professional Ethics

 

Giesel, Grace M. Mastering professional responsibility. KF306 .G544 2009

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Goldman, Stan. CPCS mental health proceedings in Massachusetts: a manual for defense counsel. KFM2765 .G65 2009

 

Religion

 

Akbarzadeh, Shahram and Benjamin MacQueen, editors. Islam and human rights in practice: perspectives across the ummah. BP173.44 .I856 2008

 

Heinig, Hans Michael and Christian Walter, editors. Staatskirchenrecht oder Religionsverfassungsrecht? ein begriffspolitischer Grundsatzstreit. KK5527 .A67 S83 2007

 

Securities Law

 

Pinedo, Anna T. and James R. Tanenbaum. Exempt and hybrid securities offerings. 3 volumes. KF1439 .P56

 

Social Welfare

 

Blanke, Hermann-Josef, editor. Die Reform des Sozialstaats zwischen Freiheitlichkeit und Solidaritat. HD7179 .R384 2007

 

Watson, Philippa. EU social and employment law: policy and practice in an enlarged Europe. KJE3275 .W38 2009

 

State & Local Government

 

Miller, Lisa Lynn. The perils of federalism: race, poverty, and the politics of crime control. HV7431 .M552 2008

 

Taxation

 

Metzer, Patricia Ann and Robert M. Finkel. Real estate tax abatement practice and procedure. 3rd edition. KFM2879.8 .A23 M48 2009

 

Nexia International. International tax handbook. 2nd edition. K4460 .I5725 2009

 

Terrorism

 

Bew, John, Martyn Frampton, and Inigo Gurruchaga. Talking to terrorists: making peace in Northern Ireland and the Basque country. JZ5584 .G7 B48 2009

 

Malawer, Stuart S. U.S. national security law: sourcebook of cases, laws, treaties & documents. KF4850 .U8 2009

 

Torts

 

Engel, David M. and Michael McCann, editors. Fault lines: tort law as cultural practice. K923 .F37 2009

 

Trade Regulation

 

Berk, Gerald. Louis D. Brandeis and the making of regulated competition, 1900-1932. KF1609 .B37 2009