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Administrative Law

Foreign Law

Legal History

Animal Law

History

Legal Profession

Arts & Literature

Human Rights

Legislation

Banking & Finance

Immigration Law

Libraries

Biography

Indian Law

Politics & Government

Civil Rights

Intellectual Property

Professional Ethics

Comparative Law

International Law

Property

Computer Law

International Trade

Psychology & Psychiatry

Constitutional Law

Judges

Religion

Consumer Protection

Jurisprudence

Science & Technology

Corporations

Juveniles

Space Law

Courts

Law Enforcement & Corrections

State & Local Government

Criminal Law & Procedure

Law of the Sea

Taxation

Death Penalty

Law & Society

Terrorism

Environmental Law

Law of War

Torts

Evidence

Legal Education

Trade Regulation

Family Law

 

 

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Administrative Law

 

Adams, Guy B. and Danny L. Balfour. Unmasking administrative evil. 3rd edition. JF1525 .E8 A33 2009

 

Hume, Robert J. How courts impact federal administrative behavior. KF5425 .H86 2009

 

Jones, David Phillip and Anne S. de Villars. Principles of administrative law. 5th edition. KE5015 .J66 2009

 

Animal Law

 

Beirne, Piers. Confronting animal abuse: law, criminology, and human-animal relationships. K3620 .L39 2009

 

Wyler, Liana Sun and Pervaze A. Sheikh. International illegal trade in wildlife. K3525 .W95 2008

 

Arts & Literature

 

DVD: The Trial of Tilted arc. Permanent Reserve/AV NB237 .S46 A77 2007

 

Bezanson, Randall P. Art and freedom of speech. KF4770 .B487 2009

 

Banking & Finance

 

Budnitz, Mark E., Lauren K. Saunders, and Margot Saunders. Consumer banking and payments law: credit, debit & stored value cards; checks; money orders; e-sign; electronic banking and benefit payments. 4th edition. KF974 .B83 2009

 

Cohen, Alys I. Credit discrimination. 5th edition. KF697 .D5 L66 2009

 

Biography

 

Edwards, John. Four trials. Popular Reading Collection KF373 .E285 A3 2004

 

Kennedy, Edward M. True compass: a memoir. Popular Reading Collection E840.8 .K35 A3 2009

 

Civil Rights

 

DVD: Of civil wrongs and rights: the Fred Korematsu story. Permanent Reserve/AV KF228 .K59 O33 2006

 

Comparative Law

 

Glendenning, Dympna, Religion, education and the law: a comparative approach. K3745 .G58 2008

 

Computer Law

 

Rose, I. Nelson and Martin D. Owens, Jr. Internet gaming law: gambling and the law. 2nd edition. KF3992 .R673 2009

 

Constitutional Law

 

Adler, Matthew D. and Kenneth Einar Himma, editors. The rule of recognition and the U.S. Constitution. KF4552 .R85 2009

 

Bogdanor, Vernon. The new British Constitution. KD3966 .B64 2009

 

Ford, Paul Leicester. Bibliography and reference list of the history and literature relating to the adoption of the Constitution of the United States, 1787-8. KF4501 .F67 2003

 

McInnis, Thomas N. The evolution of the Fourth Amendment. KF9630 .M38 2009

 

Nergelius, Joakim. The constitutional dilemma of the European Union. KJE4445 .N47 2009

 

Ozbudun, Ergun and Omer F. Genckaya. Democratization and the politics of constitution-making in Turkey. JQ1809 .A15 O48 2009

 

Romanow, Roy J., John Whyte and Howard Leeson. Canada--notwithstanding: the making of the Constitution 1976-1982. JL65 .R64 2007

 

Volpi, Valerio. The roots of contemporary imperialism: the Founding Fathers, the U.S. Constitution, and 200 years of corporate dictatorship. KF4541 .V65 2009

 

Watson, Bradley C. S. Ourselves and our posterity: essays in constitutional originalism. KF4552 .O97 2009

 

Consumer Protection

 

Renuart, Elizabeth and Kathleen E. Keest. The cost of credit: regulation, preemption, and industry abuses. 4th edition. KF1040 .K43 2009

 

Corporations

 

Branson, Douglas M. No seat at the table: how corporate governance and law keep women out of the boardroom. HD6054.4 .U6 B73 2007

 

Butler, Henry N. The Sarbanes-Oxley debacle: what we've learned; how to fix it. KF1446 .B88 2006

 

Dignam, Alan J. The globalization of corporate governance. K1327 .D54 2009

 

Hopkins, Bruce R. Nonprofit governance: law, practices, and trends. KF1388 .H64 2009

 

O'Reilly, James T. [et al.] Punishing corporate crime: legal penalties for criminal and regulatory violations. KF9351 .P86 2009

 

Courts

 

Higgins, Paul C. Problem-solving courts: justice for the twenty-first century? KF8759 .P76 2009

 

Malsch, M. Democracy in the courts: lay participation in European criminal justice systems. KJC9455 .M35 2009

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Bloss, William P. Under a watchful eye: privacy rights and criminal justice. KF9223 .B56 2009

 

Kramer, John H. and Jeffery T. Ulmer. Sentencing guidelines: lessons from Pennsylvania. KFP583.2 .K73 2009

 

Logan, Wayne A. Knowledge as power: criminal registration and community notification laws in America. KF9751 .L645 2009

 

Marcus, Paul. Criminal procedure in practice. 3rd edition. KF9656 .M29 2009

 

Page, Stephanie, ed. Trying sex offense cases in Massachusetts. 2nd edition. KFM2967 .S3 T79 2009

 

Robinson, Paul H., Stephen P. Garvey, and Kimberly Kessler Ferzan. Criminal law conversations. K5018 .C753 2009

 

Steiker, Carol S., editor. Criminal procedure stories. KF9618 .C753 2006

 

Death Penalty

 

Gillespie, L. Kay. Executed women of the 20th and 21st centuries. HV9468 .G53 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

Baber, Walter F. and Robert V. Bartlett. Global democracy and sustainable jurisprudence: deliberative environmental law. K3585 .B33 2009

 

Craig, Robin Kundis. The Clean Water Act and the Constitution: legal structure and the public's right to a clean and healthy environment. 2nd edition. KF3790 .C73 2009

 

Evidence

 

Bright, Myron H., Ronald L. Carlson, and Edward J. Imwinkelried. Objections at trial. 5th edition. KF8935 .B75 2008

 

Spencer, John R. Evidence of bad character. 2nd edition. KD8371 .S68 2009

 

Family Law

 

Crowley, Jocelyn Elise. Defiant dads: fathers' rights activists in America. KF547 .C76 2008

 

Holland, Winifred H. and Barbro E. Stalbecker-Pountney, editors. Cohabitation: the law in Canada. KE590 .C64 1990

 

Foreign Law

 

Access to justice in Africa and beyond: making the rule of law a reality. KQC55 .A23 2007

 

Eaton, John and Denis Le May. Essential sources of Canadian law. KE1 .E28 2009

 

European judicial systems: edition 2008 (data 2006): efficiency and quality of justice. KJC61 .E93 2008

 

Law, Jonathan and Elizabeth A. Martin, editors. A dictionary of law. 7th edition. Reference Area KD313 .C66 2009

 

Rodriguez de las Heras Ballell, Teresa. Introduction to Spanish private law: facing the social and economic challenges. KKT475 .R63 2010

 

History

 

Lupo, Salvatore. History of the mafia. HV6453 .I8 L8613 2009

 

Norwood, Stephen H. The Third Reich in the ivory tower: complicity and conflict on American campuses. LA227.1 .N67 2009

 

Wittner, Lawrence S. Confronting the bomb: a short history of the world nuclear disarmament movement. JZ5574 .W58 2009

 

Human Rights

 

Beer, Lawrence Ward. Human rights constitutionalism in Japan and Asia: the writings of Lawrence W. Beer. KNC524 .B44 2009

 

Boucher, David. The limits of ethics in international relations: natural law, natural rights, and human rights in transition. JZ1306 .B68 2009

 

Christoffersen, Jonas. Fair balance: proportionality, subsidiarity and primarity in the European Convention on Human Rights. KJC5138 .C48 2009

 

Clayton, Richard and Hugh Tomlinson, editors. The law of human rights. 2nd edition. KD4080 .C63 2009

 

Gibbs, David N. First do no harm: humanitarian intervention and the destruction of Yugoslavia. JZ6369 .G53 2009

 

Kalin, Walter and Jorg Kunzli. The law of international human rights protection. K3240 .K35 2009

 

Nathan, Clemens Neumann. The changing face of religion and human rights: a personal reflection. K3240 .N373 2009

 

Seibert-Fohr, Anja. Prosecuting serious human rights violations. K5301 .S45 2009

 

Immigration Law

 

DVD: Sentenced home. Permanent Reserve/AV KF4842 .S46 2007

 

Squire, Vicki. The exclusionary politics of asylum. JV7682 .S68 2009

 

Indian Law

 

Pommersheim, Frank. Broken landscape: Indians, Indian tribes, and the Constitution. KF8205 .P636 2009

 

Intellectual Property

 

Kent, Meaghan Hemmings and Joshua J. Kaufman. An associate's guide to the practice of copyright law. KF2994 .K46 2009

 

O'Brien, William E., Rachel Bunn, and Rudolf L. Roas. Intellectual property licensing agreements. KF2979 .I582 2009

 

Patry, William F. Moral panics and the copyright wars. K1420.5 .P376 2009

 

Seville, Catherine. EU intellectual property law and policy. KJE2636 .S48 2009

 

Stokes, Simon. Digital copyright: law and practice. 3rd edition. KD1303 .C65 S76 2009

 

International Law

 

Altman, Andrew and Christopher Heath Wellman. A liberal theory of international justice. JZ1308 .A42 2009

 

Minkkinen, Panu. Sovereignty, knowledge, law. KZ4041 .M56 2009

 

International Trade

 

Appelbaum, Richard P., William L.F. Felstiner, and Volkmar Gessner, editors. Rules and networks: the legal culture of global business transactions. K3943 .R85 2001

 

Judges

 

Bonneau, Chris W. and Melinda Gann Hall. In defense of judicial elections. KF8776 .B66 2009

 

Graves, Scott E. Justice takes a recess: judicial recess appointments from George Washington to George W. Bush. KF8776 .G666 2009

 

Soeharno, Jonathan. The integrity of the judge: a philosophical inquiry. K3367 .S64 2009

 

Jurisprudence

 

Budziszewski, J. The line through the heart: natural law as fact, theory, and sign of contradiction. K460 .B83 2009

 

Pavlakos, George, editor. Law, rights and discourse: the legal philosophy of Robert Alexy. K230 .L39 2007

 

Juveniles

 

Cipriani, Don. Children's rights and the minimum age of criminal responsibility: a global perspective. K5076 .C48 2009

 

International justice for children. KJC9655 .I58 2008

 

Sabatello, Maya. Children's bioethics: the international biopolitical discourse on harmful traditional practices and the right of the child to cultural identity. K639 .S23 2009

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Beccaria, Cesare. On crimes and punishments. 5th edition. HV8661 .B3 2009

 

Bentham, Jeremy. The rationale of punishment. K5103 .B46 2009

 

Wisnewski, Jeremy. The ethics of torture. HV8593 .W57 2009

 

Law of the Sea

 

Borgerson, Scott Gerald. The national interest and the law of the sea. KZA1146 .U6 B67 2009

 

Law & Society

 

Weiner, Mark Stuart. Americans without law: the racial boundaries of citizenship. E184 .A1 W344 2006

 

Law of War

 

Lewis, Michael W. [et al.] The war on terror and the laws of war: a military perspective. KZ6795 .T47 W37 2009

 

Legal Education

 

Buck, Sonia J. Movie therapy for law students (and pre-law, paralegal, and related majors): are you ready for law school?? Prepare for law school, final exams, and the bar exam by watching movies!! Popular Reading Collection PN1995.9. J8 B83 2009

 

Katz, Howard E. and Kevin Francis O'Neill. Strategies and techniques of law school teaching: a primer for new (and not so new) professors. KF272 .K38 2009

 

Kimball, Bruce A. The inception of modern professional education: C.C. Langdell, 1826-1906. KF368 .L36 K56 2009

 

Legal History

 

Gallagher, Eric James, editor. The civil pleas of the Suffolk eyre of 1240. KD190 1240

 

Jacob, Giles. The common law common-plac'd. 2nd edition. Rare Books KD671 .J33 1733

 

Musson, Anthony and Edward Powell, editors. Crime, law and society in the later Middle Ages: selected sources. K5032 .C75 2009

 

Samito, Christian G., editor. Changes in law and society during the Civil War and Reconstruction: a legal history documentary reader. KF4757 .C48 2009

 

Shaffern, Robert W. Law and justice from antiquity to enlightenment. K150 .S52 2009

 

Legal Profession

 

Dare, Tim. The counsel of rogues?: a defence of the standard conception of the lawyer's role. K126 .D37 2009

 

Legislation

 

Kim, Yule. Statutory interpretation: general principles and recent trends. KF425 .K56 2009

 

Libraries

 

Harris, Lesley Ellen. Licensing digital content: a practical guide for librarians. 2nd edition. Professional Collection KF3024 .C6 H368 2009

 

Politics & Government

 

Powell, Jefferson and James Boyd White, editors. Law and democracy in the empire of force. K555 .L388 2009

 

Professional Ethics

 

Fox, Lawrence J. and Susan R. Martyn. The ethics of representing organizations: legal fictions for clients. KF306 .F687 2009

 

Property

 

Downing, Catherine F., editor. Residential and commercial landlord-tenant practice in Massachusetts. 2nd edition. KFM2517 .R47 2009

 

Fennell, Lee Anne. The unbounded home: property values beyond property lines. K3534 .F46 2009

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Cutler, Brian L., editor. Expert testimony on the psychology of eyewitness identification. KF9672 .E936 2009

 

Religion

 

Cotter, Anne-Marie Mooney. Heaven forbid: an international legal analysis of religious discrimination. K3280 .C68 2009

 

Kirsch, Thomas G. and Bertram Turner, editors. Permutations of order: religion and law as contested sovereignties. K3280 .P47 2009

 

Laycock, Douglas, Anthony R. Picarello, Jr., and Robin Fretwell Wilson, editors. Same-sex marriage and religious liberty: emerging conflicts. BL462 .S36 2008

 

Nabokov, Peter. Where the lightning strikes: the lives of American Indian sacred places. E98 .R3 N33 2007

 

Science & Technology

 

Palombi, Luigi. Gene cartels: biotech patents in the age of free trade. K1519 .B54 P35 2009

 

Space Law

 

Lyall, Francis and Paul B. Larsen. Space law: a treatise. KZD1145 .L93 2009

 

State & Local Government

 

Steytler, N. C., editor. Local government and metropolitan regions in federal systems. JS113 .L63 2009

 

Taxation

 

Burstein, Emanuel Seth. Federal income taxation of insurance companies. 2nd edition. KF6495 .I5 B87 2007

 

Tax Analysts. Toward tax reform: recommendations for President Obama's task force. KF6289 .A2 T59 2009

 

Terrorism

 

Stigall, Dan E. Counterterrorism and the comparative law of investigative detention. K5437 .S75 2009

 

Williamson, Myra. Terrorism, war and international law: the legality of the use of force against Afghanistan in 2001. KZ6368 .W55 2009

 

Torts

 

Ball, David. David Ball on damages: the essential update: a plaintiff's attorney's guide to personal injury and wrongful death cases. 2nd edition. KF1250 .B355 2005

 

Descheemaeker, Eric. The division of wrongs: a historical comparative study. K923 .D47 2009

 

Heiderhoff, Bettina and Grzegorz Zmij. Tort law in Poland, Germany and Europe. KJC1640 .A6 T67 2009

 

Trade Regulation

 

Brammer, Silke. Co-operation between national competition agencies in the enforcement of EC competition law. KJE6456 .B73 2009