NEW BOOKS added November 2009


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Administrative Law

Health Law

Libraries

Arts & Literature

History

Military Law

Biography

Human Rights

Politics & Government

Civil Rights

Intellectual Property

Practice & Procedure

Comparative Law

International Law

Property

Computer Law

International Trade

Religion

Constitutional Law

Jurisprudence

Securities Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Land Use Planning

Sexuality & the Law

Economics

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Taxation

Education Law

Law & Society

Terrorism

Environmental Law

Legal Education

Torts

Estate Planning & Probate

Legal History

Trade Regulation

Evidence

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

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Administrative Law

 

Keessen, Andrea M. European administrative decisions: how the EU regulates products on the internal market. KJE5602 .E95 2009

 

Manuel, William J. Law of administrative investigations and prosecutions. KE5019 .M36 1999

 

Wade, William and Christopher Forsyth. Administrative law. 10th edition. KD4879 .W33 2009

 

Arts & Literature

 

DVD: The reader. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Biography

Sachs, Albie. The strange alchemy of life and law. KTL110 .S23 A3 2009

 

Civil Rights

 

Lasser, Mitchel de S.-O.-L'E. Judicial transformations: the rights revolution in the courts of Europe. KJC5132 .L377 2009

 

Comparative Law

 

Glenn, H. Patrick. On common laws. K559 .G547 2005

 

Pentassuglia, Gaetano. Minority groups and judicial discourse in international law: a comparative perspective. K3242 .P455 2009

 

Computer Law

 

Davidson, Alan. The law of electronic commerce. K564 .C6 D38 2009

 

Constitutional Law

 

Breslin, Beau. From words to worlds: exploring constitutional functionality. K3165 .B743 2009

 

Dunoff, Jeffrey L. and Joel P. Trachtman, editors. Ruling the world?: constitutionalism, international law, and global governance. K3165 .R86 2009

 

Elkins, Zachary, Tom Ginsburg, and James Melton. The endurance of national constitutions. K3165 .E45 2009

 

Ferreres Comella, Victor. Constitutional courts and democratic values: a European perspective. K3165 .F47 2009

 

Tanchev, Evgeni, Joseph Fleuren, and Wim Voermans, editors. Constitutional law of 2 EU member states: Bulgaria and Romania: the 2007 enlargement. KJC4445 .T36 2008

 

Williams, Robert F. The law of American state constitutions. KF4530 .W538 2009

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Alexander, Larry and Kimberly Kessler Ferzan. Crime and culpability: a theory of criminal law. K5103 .A44 2009

 

Meade, William J. and Daniel B. Winslow, editors. Crime and consequence: the collateral effects of criminal conduct. KFM2962 .C75 2009

 

Economics

 

Sarkar, Rumu. International development law: rule of law, human rights, and global finance. K3820 .S225 2009

 

Education Law

 

Gajda, Amy. The trials of academe: the new era of campus litigation. KF4225 .G35 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

Bevington, Douglas. The rebirth of environmentalism: grassroots activism from the spotted owl to the polar bear. GE197 .B48 2009

 

Burns, William C. G. and Hari M. Osofsky, editors. Adjudicating climate change: state, national, and international approaches. K3593 .A93 2009

 

Rechtschaffen, Clifford, Eileen Gauna and Catherine A. O'Neill. Environmental justice: law, policy & regulation. KF3775 .R385 2009

 

Mounteer, Tom. Climate change deskbook. KF3775 .M67 2009

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

Makdisi, John and Daniel B. Bogart. Estates in land and future interests: problems and answers. 5th edition. KF605 .M35 2008

 

Evidence

 

Natapoff, Alexandra. Snitching: criminal informants and the erosion of American justice. KF9665 .N38 2009

 

Schwartz, Louis Georges. Mechanical witness: a history of motion picture evidence in U.S. courts. KF8725 .S39 2009

 

Foreign Law

 

Uzelac, Alan and C.H. van Rhee, editors. Access to justice and the judiciary: towards new European standards of affordability, quality and efficiency of civil adjudication. KJE995 .A23 2009

 

Health Law

 

Buchanan, Allen E. Justice and health care: selected essays. KF3821 .B83 2009

 

History

 

Mazower, Mark. No enchanted palace: the end of empire and the ideological origins of the United Nations. JZ4986 .M39 2009

 

Neuenschwander, John A. A guide to oral history and the law. KF390 .O7 N48 2009

 

Reiter, Dan. How wars end. JZ5560 .R45 2009

 

Human Rights

 

Giannini, Tyler, et al. Prosecuting apartheid-era crimes?: a South African dialogue on justice. KTL3950 .P76 2009

 

Joseph, Rita. Human rights and the unborn child. K642 .J67 2009

 

Osiatynski, Wiktor. Human rights and their limits. K3240 .O82 2009

 

Intellectual Property

 

Hricik, David Charles and Mercedes Meyer. Patent ethics: prosecution. KF3165 .H75 2009

 

LaFrance, Mary. Understanding trademark law. 2nd edition. KF3180 .L34 2009

 

International Law

 

Buzan, Barry. The evolution of international security studies. JZ5588 .B887 2009

 

Hurwitz, Agnes G. The collective responsibility of states to protect refugees. KZ6530 .H87 2009

 

Jolly, Richard, Louis Emmerij, and Thomas G. Weiss. UN ideas that changed the world. JZ4984.5 .J66 2009

 

Klabbers, Jan, Anne Peters and Geir Ulfstein. The constitutionalization of international law. KZ4850 .K578 2009

 

Kuppuswamy, Chamundeeswari. The international legal governance of the human genome. K3611 .A77 K87 2009

 

Negm, Namira. Transfer of nuclear technology under international law: case study of Iraq, Iran and Israel. KZ5770 .N44 2009

 

International Trade

 

Damme, Isabelle Van. Treaty interpretation by the WTO Appellate Body. K4610 .D36 2009

 

Jurisprudence

 

Braidotti, Rosi. Claire Colebrook, and Patrick Hanafin, editors. Deleuze and law: forensic futures. K564 .H8 D45 2009

 

Cunningham, Lawrence, editor. Intractable disputes about the natural law: Alasdair MacIntyre and critics. K428 .I58 2009

 

Land Use Planning

 

Garnett, Nicole Stelle. Ordering the city: land use, policing, and the restoration of urban America. KF5729 .G37 2010

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Brudner, Alan. Punishment and freedom: a liberal theory of penal justice. K5103 .B78 2009

 

Law & Society

 

Norton, Joseph Jude and C. Paul Rogers III, editors. Law, culture, and economic development: a Liber Amicorum for Professor Roberto MacLean. K3820 .L44 2007

 

Legal Education

 

Cooper, Charles. Later-in-life lawyers: tips for the non-traditional law student. KF287 .C66 2006

 

Legal History

 

Kaye, J. M. Medieval English conveyances. KD966 .A7 K39 2009

 

Shuttleworth, Robert. A manual for the assistance of magistrates, in applying the forms sold by Coles and Galpin. Rare Books KD7307 .S58 1815

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Luo, Wei. Export control and WMD nonproliferation law: a legal research guide. 2nd edition. KF241 .E85 L6 2009

 

Libraries

 

Dugan, Robert E., Peter Hernon, and Danuta A. Nitecki. Viewing library metrics from different perspectives: inputs, outputs, and outcomes. Professional Collection Z669.8 .D84 2009

 

Military Law

 

Stirk, Peter M. R. The politics of military occupation. KZ6429 .S75 2009

 

Politics & Government

 

Bessette, Joseph M. The constitutional presidency. JK516 .C58 2009

 

Braman, Eileen. Law, politics, & perception: how policy preferences influence legal reasoning. KF380 .B6 2009

 

Villa-Vicencio, Charles. Walk with us and listen: political reconciliation in Africa. JZ5584 .A35 V55 2009

 

Practice & Procedure

 

DVD: Facher, Jerome P. Excellence in the courtroom. Permanent Reserve/AV KF8915 .F33 2009

 

Ervo, Laura, Minna Grans and Antti Jokela, editors. Europeanization of procedural law and the new challenges to fair trial. KJE3802 .E97 2009

 

Property

 

Jacob, Giles. The grand precedent, or, The conveyancer's guide and assistant. Rare Books KD979 .J336 1716

 

Religion

 

Bornstein, Brian H. God in the courtroom: religion's role at trial. KF8700 .B67 2009

 

Shiffrin, Steven H. The religious left and church-state relations. KF4783 .S56 2009

 

Securities Law

 

Rechtschaffen, Alan N. Capital markets, derivatives and the law. KF1070 .R42 2009

 

Westenberg, David A. Initial public offerings: a practical guide to going public. KF1439 .W47 2009

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Badgett, M. V. Lee. When gay people get married: what happens when societies legalize same-sex marriage. K699 .B33 2009

 

Barclay, Scott, Mary Bernstein, and Anna-Maria Marshall, editors. Queer mobilizations: LGBT activists confront the law. KF4754.5 .Q44 2009

 

Taxation

 

Howard, Robert M. Getting a poor return: courts, justice, and taxes. KF6324 .H69 2009

 

Terrorism

 

Heller-Roazen, Daniel. The enemy of all: piracy and the law of nations. HV6431 .H418 2009

 

Torts

 

Gaughan, Patrick A. Measuring business interruption losses and other commercial damages. 2nd edition. KF1250 .G38 2009

 

Scharf, Stephanie A. Product liability litigation: current law, strategies and best practices. KF1296 .P762 2009

 

Trade Regulation

 

Markus, Till. European fisheries law: from promotion to management. KJE6695 .M37 2009

 

Trials

 

McGinty, Brian. John Brown's trial. KF223 .B765 M34 2009