NEW BOOKS added January 2010


Boston College Law Library

 

Click on a subject heading below to see new books on that topic.

Then click on a title to request the book in Quest.

 

BC Law Faculty can click on a title to request the book directly through Quest (Here's how.) The book will be delivered to your mailbox.

 

Administrative Law

Family Law

Legal History

Animal Law

Foreign Law

Legal Profession

Arts & Literature

History

Medical Law

Bankruptcy

Indian Law

Politics & Government

Biography

Insurance Law

Practice & Procedure

Civil Rights

Intellectual Property

Professional Ethics

Comparative Law

International Law

Property

Computer Law

International Trade

Religion

Constitutional Law

Jurisprudence

Science & Technology

Contracts

Labor Law

Securities Law

Corporations

Land Use Planning

Sports Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Law & Society

Taxation

Dispute Resolution

Legal Analysis & Writing

Torts

Economics

Legal Education

Women

Environmental Law

 

 

Do You Have a Recommendation? Send us a recommendation for the collection.

 

Administrative Law

 

Cane, Peter. Administrative tribunals and adjudication. K3410 .C36 2009

 

Funk, William F. Administrative law: examples and explanations. 3rd edition. Permanent Reserve KF5402 .A4 F86 2009

 

Macaulay, Robert W. and James L.H. Sprague. Hearings before administrative tribunals. 3rd edition. KE5029 .M218 2007

 

Animal Law

 

Baur, Donald C. and Wm. Robert Irvin, editors. Endangered Species Act: law, policy, and perspectives. KF5640 .A315 E53 2009

 

Arts & Literature

 

Ellis, David. The hidden man. Popular Reading Collection PS3555 .L59485 H53 2009

 

Bankruptcy

 

Frazier, Kelly K. A comparison shopping guide for 363 sales. KF1544 .F72 2009

 

Niemi, Johanna, Iain Ramsay and William C. Whitford, editors. Consumer credit, debt and bankruptcy: comparative and international perspectives. K1096 .A6 C66 2009

 

Wessels, B. European Union regulation on insolvency proceedings: an introductory analysis. 3rd edition. KJE4170 .W47 2009

 

Biography

 

Rosner, Lisa. The anatomy murders: being the true and spectacular history of Edinburgh's notorious Burke and Hare, and of the man of science who abetted them in the commission of their most heinous crimes. Popular Reading Collection HV6535 .G6 R568 2010

 

Wilson, Margaret Bush. Twigs from the Bush. Popular Reading Collection KF5740 .W55 2009

 

Civil Rights

 

Darby, Derrick. Rights, race, and recognition. JC571 .D3327 2009

 

Solanke, Iyiola. Making anti-racial discrimination law: a comparative history of social action and anti-racial discrimination law. KJE5144 .M56 S66 2009

 

Comparative Law

 

Hyland, Richard. Gifts: a study in comparative law. K898 .H95 2009

 

Computer Law

 

Blakeslee, Melise R. Internet crimes, torts and scams: investigation and remedies. K564 .C6 B57 2010

 

Constitutional Law

 

Dowling, Shelley L. The jurisprudence of United States constitutional interpretation: an annotated bibliography. KF4546 .A1 D69 2010

 

Rossum, Ralph A. and G. Alan Tarr. American constitutional law. 8th edition. KF4549 .R67 2010

 

Contracts

 

Brook, James. Sales and leases: examples and explanations. 5th edition. Permanent Reserve KF915 .Z9 B74 2009

 

Corporations

 

Palmiter, Alan R. Corporations: examples and explanations. 6th edition. Permanent Reserve KF1418 .S65 2009

 

Varallo, Gregory V., Daniel A. Dreisbach and Blake Rohrbacher. Fundamentals of corporate governance: a guide for directors and corporate counsel. KF1422 .V37 2009

 

Xinting, Jia. Corporate governance and resource security in China: the transformation of China's global resources companies. HD2741 .X55 2010

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Khan, Karim A. A. and Rodney Dixon. Archbold: international criminal courts practice, procedure and evidence. 3rd edition. KZ6310 .A73 2009

 

Pillsbury, Samuel H. How criminal law works: a conceptual and practical guide. KF9219 .P55 2009

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Gola, Pascale, Gotz Staehelin, Claudia, and Graf, Karin, editors. Institutional arbitration: tasks and powers of different arbitration institutions. K2400 .A6 I57 2009

 

Moffitt, Michael L. and Andrea Kupfer Schneider. Dispute resolution: examples & explanations. Permanent Reserve KF9084 .M655 2008

 

Economics

 

Chartier, Gary. Economic justice and natural law. K487 .E3 C474 2009

 

Thaler, Richard H. and Cass R. Sunstein. Nudge: improving decisions about health, wealth, and happiness. HB74 .P8 T53 2008

 

Environmental Law

 

MacDonnell, Lawrence J. and Sarah F. Bates, editors. The evolution of natural resources law and policy. KF5505 .E94 2010

 

Family Law

 

Botham, Fay. Almighty God created the races: Christianity, interracial marriage, & American law. KF511 .B68 2009

 

Mehne, Christopher G., editor. Guardianship and conservatorship practice under the Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code. KFM2506 .M37 2009

 

Foreign Law

 

Fox, Eleanor M. and D. Daniel Sokol, editors. Competition law and policy in Latin America. KG421 .C66 2009

 

Peerenboom, R. P., editor. Judicial independence in China: lessons for global rule of law promotion. KNQ1612 .J83 2010

 

Schutze, Robert. From dual to cooperative federalism: the changing structure of European law. KJE5075 .S38 2009

 

History

 

Benton, Lauren A. A search for sovereignty: law and geography in European Empires, 14001900. KJC1337 .B46 2010

 

Nussdorfer, Laurie. Brokers of public trust: notaries in early modern Rome. KKH9857.36 .N87 2009

 

Roth, Randolph. American homicide. HV6524 .R68 2009

 

Indian Law

 

Austin, Raymond Darrel. Navajo courts and Navajo common law: a tradition of tribal self-governance. KF8228 .N3 A95 2009

 

Fletcher, Matthew L. M., Wenona T. Singel, and Kathryn E. Fort, editors. Facing the future: the Indian Child Welfare Act at 30. KF8210 .C45 F33 2009

 

Insurance Law

 

Nelson, Michael R., Robert T. Horst and Mark H. Rosenberg. Extra-contractual litigation against insurers. KF1301.5 .I58 N45 2009

 

Schwartz, Steven C. Reinsurance law: an analytic approach. KF1236 .S39 2009

 

Intellectual Property

 

Johns, Adrian. Piracy: the intellectual property wars from Gutenberg to Gates. K1401 .J645 2009

 

McJohn, Stephen M. Copyright: examples and explanations. 2nd edition. Permanent Reserve KF2995 .M35 2009

 

Thiele, Alan R. The patent infringement litigation handbook: avoidance and management. KF3155 .T54 2010

 

International Law

 

Akpinarli, Neyire. The fragility of the 'failed state' paradigm: a different international law perception of the absence of effective government. KZ4029 .A37 2010

 

Delmas-Marty, Mireille. Ordering pluralism: a conceptual framework for understanding the transnational legal world. K236 .D447 2009

 

Klabbers, Jan. An introduction to international institutional law. 2nd edition. KZ4850 .K58 2009

 

Kwall, Roberta Rosenthal. The soul of creativity: forging a moral rights law for the United States. KF3012 .K85 2010

 

Mills, Alex. The confluence of public and private international law: justice, pluralism and subsidiarity in the international constitutional ordering of private law. K7040 .M55 2009

 

Vinogradoff, Paul. On the history of international law and international organization: collected papers of Sir Paul Vinogradoff. KZ3295 .V56 A2 2009

 

Volger, Helmut, editor. A concise encyclopedia of the United Nations. 2nd revised edition. Reference Area KZ4968 .L4913 2010

 

International Trade

 

Furse, Mark. Antitrust law in China, Korea, and Vietnam. KZ4850 .K58 2009

 

Jurisprudence

 

Sen, Amartya. The idea of justice. JC578 .S424 2009

 

Labor Law

 

Hepple, B. A. and Bruno Veneziani, editors. The transformation of labour law in Europe: a comparative study of 15 countries 1945-2004. K1705 .T73 2009

 

Land Use Planning

 

Penna, Anthony N. and Conrad Edick Wright, editors. Remaking Boston: an environmental history of the city and its surroundings. GE155 .M4 R46 2009

 

Law & Society

 

Travers, Max. Understanding law and society. K370 .T73 2010

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Kuney, George W. Mastering legal analysis and drafting. KF250 .K86 2009

 

Legal Education

 

Miller, Nelson. Teaching law: a framework for instructional mastery. KF279 .M55 2010

 

Legal History

 

Anglim, Christopher. Joined in common enterprise: a bibliography on the origins of early Anglo-American partnership law. K1305 .A12 A54 2005

 

Langbein, John H., Renee Lettow Lerner, and Bruce P. Smith. History of the common law: the development of Anglo-American legal institutions. K588 .L36 2009

 

MacQueen, Hector L., editor. Miscellany six. KDC296 .M57 2009

 

Legal Profession

 

Keeva, Steven. Transforming practices: finding joy and satisfaction in the legal life. Tenth anniversary edition. K116 .K44 2009

 

Medical Law

 

McLean, Sheila. Autonomy, consent and the law. K3611 .I5 M38 2010

 

Politics & Government

 

He, Yinan. The search for reconciliation: Sino-Japanese and German-Polish relations since World War II. JZ5597 .H42 2009

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Born, Martha, editor. Damages, interest, and attorney fees in Massachusetts litigation. 3rd edition. KFM2490 .D3 D363 2009

 

Professional Ethics

 

Bolan, James S. and Kenneth Laurence, editors. Ethical lawyering in Massachusetts. 3rd edition. KFM2476.5 .A2 E872 2009

 

Property

 

Brook, James. Secured transactions: examples and explanations. 4th edition. Permanent Reserve KF1053 .B76 2008

 

Edwards, Linda Holdeman. Estates in land and future interests: a step-by-step guide. 3rd edition. KF577 .E39 2009

 

Penalver, Eduardo Moises and Sonia K. Katyal. Property outlaws: how squatters, pirates, and protesters improve the law of ownership. K721.5 .P445 2010

 

Religion

 

Workshop for Bishops of the United States and Canada. Urged on by Christ: Catholic health care in tension with contemporary culture. R725.56 .W67 2007

 

Science & Technology

 

Bergeson, Lynn L., editor. Nanotechnology: environmental law, policy, and business considerations. KF1890 .H53 U15 2009

 

Crockin, Susan L. Legal conceptions: the evolving law and policy of assisted reproductive technologies. K3611 .A77 C76 2010

 

Securities Law

 

Ho, Karen Zouwen. Liquidated: an ethnography of Wall Street. HD8039 .S432 U68 2009

 

Palmiter, Alan R. Securities regulation: examples and explanations. Permanent Reserve KF1440 .P25 2008

 

Sports Law

 

Blackshaw, Ian Stewart. Sport, mediation and arbitration. K3702 .B52 2009

 

Taxation

 

Bankman, Joseph. Federal income tax: examples & explanations. 5th edition. Permanent Reserve KF6369.85 .B35 2008

 

Martha, Rutsel Silvestre J. Tax treatment of international civil servants. KZ5272 .M37 2010

 

Torts

 

Weaver, Russell L., et al. Mastering tort law. KF1250 .M328 2009

 

Women

 

Collins, Gail. When everything changed: the amazing journey of American women, from 1960 to the present. Popular Reading Collection HQ1421 .C64 2009