NEW BOOKS added August 2009


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Arts & Literature

Family Law

Law & Society

Bankruptcy

Food & Drug Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Civil Rights

Foreign Law

Legal History

Commercial Law

History

Legal Research & Bibliography

Constitutional Law

Human Rights

Politics & Government

Contracts

Intellectual Property

Practice & Procedure

Corporations

International Law

Psychology & Psychiatry

Courts

Jurisprudence

Religion

Criminal Law & Procedure

Labor Law

Taxation

Death Penalty

Land Use Planning

Torts

Dispute Resolution

Law of the Sea

Women

Environmental Law

 

 

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Arts & Literature

 

DVD: Graffiti verite. Permanent Reserve/AV ND2590 .G73 1995

 

DVD: Maya Lin: a strong clear vision. Permanent Reserve/AV NA712 .M39 2003

 

Video: Degenerate art. Permanent Reserve/AV N6868 .D33 1995

 

Bogdanos, Matthew with William Patrick. Thieves of Baghdad: one marine's passion for ancient civilizations and the journey to recover the world's greatest stolen treasures. DS79.76 .B635 2005

 

Bankruptcy

 

Lobo, Otto Eduardo Fonseca, editor. World insolvency systems: a comparative study. K1375 .W67 2009

 

Civil Rights

 

Nemeth, Charles P. Aquinas and King: a discourse on civil disobedience. K3269 .N46 2009

 

Shiell, Timothy C. Campus hate speech on trial. 2nd edition. KF4772 .S445 2009

 

Commercial Law

 

Franklin, David R., editor. International commercial debt collection. HG3752.5 .I57 2007

 

Constitutional Law

 

Balkin, J. M. and Reva B. Siegel, editors. The Constitution in 2020. KF4550 .C576 2009

 

Levinson, Sanford. Our undemocratic constitution: where the constitution goes wrong (and how we the people can correct it). KF4552 .L484 2008

 

National Right to Counsel Committee. Justice denied: America's continuing neglect of our constitutional right to counsel: report. KF336 .A3 N38 2009

 

Contracts

 

Lith, H. van. International jurisdiction and commercial litigation: uniform rules for contract disputes. KZ1259 .L584 2009

 

Corporations

 

Gole, William J. and Paul J. Hilger. Due diligence: an M&A value creation approach. HD2746.5 .G646 2009

 

Pearson, Barrie. Trade secrets of business acquisitions. HD1393.25 .P43 2007

 

Courts

 

Burns, James MacGregor. Packing the court: the rise of judicial power and the coming crisis of the Supreme Court. KF8742 .B79 2009

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Bishop, Joel Prentiss. Commentaries on the criminal law. 2nd edition. Rare Books KF9219 .B57 1858

 

Death Penalty

 

Simpson, Antony E., editor. Witnesses to the scaffold: English literary figures as observers of public executions: Pierce Egan, Thackeray, Dickens, Alexander Smith, G.A. Sala, Orwell. HV8699 .G8 W57 2008

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Douglas, Zachary. The international law of investment claims. K3830 .D68 2009

 

Golann, Dwight. Mediating legal disputes: effective strategies for neutrals and advocates. KF9085 .G63 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

Carleton, Harold B., editor. The Endangered Species Act: primer, evaluation and prospects. KF5640 .E485 2009

 

Switzer, Carole Stern and Peter Gray. CERCLA: Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (Superfund). KF1299 .H39 S953 2008

 

Wolf, Brian. Organized environmental crime: an analysis of corporate noncompliance with the law. KF3775 .W576 2009

 

Family Law

 

Richards, Janet. Practical global family law: United States, China, and Italy. K670 .R53 2009

 

Food & Drug Law

 

Blakeney, Michael. Intellectual property rights and food security. K3626 .B58 2009

 

Pollack, Mark A. and Gregory C. Shaffer. When cooperation fails: the international law and politics of genetically modified foods. K3927 .P65 2009

 

Foreign Law

 

CD-ROM: Relevant decisions of the Mexican Supreme Court. Permanent Reserve/AV KGF70 .A3 2009

 

Liang, Bin. The changing Chinese legal system, 1978-present: centralization of power and rationalization of the legal system. KNQ470 .L53 2008

 

Gearey, Adam. The politics of the common law: perspectives, rights, processes, institutions. KD671 .G43 2009

 

History

 

Clarendon, Edward Hyde. The life of Edward, Earl of Clarendon, Lord high chancellor of England, and chancellor of the University of Oxford. Rare Books DA447 .C6 A2 1759

 

Human Rights

 

Harris, D. J., et al. Law of the European Convention on Human Rights. 2nd edition. KJC5132 .A4 1950 L38 2009

 

Intellectual Property

 

De Beer, Jeremy, editor. Implementing the World Intellectual Property Organization's development agenda. K1404 .I47 2009

 

Kono, Toshiyuki, editor. Intangible cultural heritage and intellectual property: communities, cultural diversity and sustainable development. K3791 .I55 2009

 

Menell, Peter Seth. Patent case management judicial guide. KF3120 .M46 2009

 

Patry, William F. Patry on fair use. K1485 .P38 2009

 

International Law

 

Newman, Michael. Humanitarian intervention: confronting the contradictions. JZ6369 .N49 2009

 

Pufendorf, Samuel. The law of nature and nations. 5th edition. Rare Books KZ2136 .A3 D44 1749

 

Jurisprudence

 

Brigham, John. Material law: a jurisprudence of what's real. KF389 .B75 2009

 

Collier, Charles W. Meaning in law: a theory of speech. K3253 .C65 2009

 

Labor Law

 

Bronstein, Arturo S. International and comparative labour law: current challenges. K1705 .B76 2009

 

Land Use Planning

 

Farr, Douglas. Sustainable urbanism: urban design with nature. HT241 .S8736 2008

 

Wheeler, Stephen and Timothy Beatley, editors. The sustainable urban development reader. HT166 .S9135 2009

 

Law of the Sea

 

Muys, Jerome C., George William Sherk, and Marilyn C. O'Leary. Model interstate water compact. KF5575 .M89 2009

 

Law & Society

 

Halliday, Simon and Patrick Schmidt. Conducting law and society research: reflections on methods and practices. K85 .H35 2009

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Publication manual of the American Psychological Association. 6th edition. Permanent Reserve BF76.7 .P83 2010

 

Legal History

 

Bacon, Matthew. A new abridgment of the law with large additions and corrections. Rare Books KD295 .B33 1846

 

Comyns, John. A digest of the laws of England. Rare Books KD295 .C66 1793

 

Dalton, Michael. The countrey justice. Rare Books KD8309 .D35 1682

 

Dalton, Michael. Officium vicecomitum: the office and authority of sheriffs. Rare Books KD7312 .D35 1682

 

Dyer, James. Reports of cases in the reigns of Hen. VIII, Edw. VI, Q. Mary, and Q. Eliz. Rare Books KD200 1513 .D9 A22 1794

 

Taussig, Anthony. Blackstone and his contemporaries. KD621 .B55 T39 2009

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Algero, Mary Garvey. Louisiana legal research. Reference Area KFL75 .A44 2009

 

Politics & Government

 

Elbe, Stefan. Virus alert: security, governmentality, and the AIDS pandemic. JZ6005 .E43 2009

 

Gagnon, Alain, editor. Contemporary Canadian federalism: foundations, traditions, institutions. JL27 .F4313 2009

 

Gerken, Heather K. The democracy index: why our election system is failing and how to fix it. JK1976 .G47 2009

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Brodsky, Stanley L. Principles and practice of trial consultation. KF8915 .B664 2009

 

Chitty, Joseph. A treatise on pleading, and parties to actions. Rare Books KF8870 .C45 1867

 

Herr, David F. Annotated manual for complex litigation, fourth. KF8840 .W683 2009

 

Subrin, Stephen and Margaret Y.K. Woo. Litigating in America: civil procedure in context. KF8840 .S83 2006

 

Walkowiak, Vincent S., editor. The attorney-client privilege in civil litigation: protecting and defending confidentiality. 4th edition. KF8959 .A7 A935 2008

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Zervopoulos, John A. Confronting mental health evidence: a practical guide to reliability and experts in family law. KF8965 .Z47 2008

 

Religion

 

O'Malley, Martin J. Wilhelm Ketteler and the birth of modern Catholic social thought: a Catholic manifesto in revolutionary 1848. HN37 .C3 O53 2009

 

Taxation

 

Infanti, Anthony C. and Bridget J. Crawford. Critical tax theory: an introduction. KF6289 .C75 2009

 

Torts

 

Carey, Peter. Data protection: a practical guide to UK and EU law. 3rd edition. KD1957 .C65 C373 2009

 

Women

 

Lapidus, Lenora M., Emily J. Martin, and Namita Luthra. The rights of women: the authoritative ACLU guide to women's rights. 4th edition. KF478 .L37 2009