NEW BOOKS added February 2010


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Arts & Literature

Family Law

Legal Education

Bankruptcy

Foreign Law

Legal History

Biography

History

Legal Profession

Civil Rights

Housing Law

Legislation

Commercial Law

Intellectual Property

Libraries

Communications Law

International Law

Practice & Procedure

Computer Law

International Trade

Property

Constitutional Law

Jurisdiction

Psychology & Psychiatry

Consumer Protection

Jurisprudence

Science & Technology

Corporations

Labor Law

Social Welfare

Criminal Law & Procedure

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Space Law

Death Penalty

Law & Society

Torts

Dispute Resolution

Law of War

Women

Environmental Law

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Arts & Literature

 

DVD: I want to live! Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD: The Wire: the complete series. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Barkan, Elazar and Ronald Bush, editors. Claiming the stones/naming the bones: cultural property and the negotiation of national and ethnic identity. CC135 .C48 2002

 

Patchett, Ann. Run. Permanent Reserve PS3566 .A7756 R86 2008

 

Sarat, Austin, Matthew Anderson, and Cathrine O. Frank, editors. Law and the humanities: an introduction. K487 .H86 L39 2010

 

Bankruptcy

 

Bernstein, Stanley B., Susan H. Seabury and Jack F. Williams. Business bankruptcy essentials. KF1524 .B47 2009

 

Sommer, Henry J. Consumer bankruptcy law and practice. 9th edition. KF1527 .S66 2009

 

Biography

 

Brodin, Mark S. William P. Homans Jr.: a life in court. KF373 .H643 B76 2010

 

Civil Rights

 

Bullock, Charles S. The triumph of voting rights in the South. JK1924 .B85 2009

 

Webber, Gregoire C. N. The negotiable constitution: on the limitation of rights. K3240 .W43 2009

 

Commercial Law

 

Bishop, Bernard. European Union law for international business: an introduction. KJE2045 .B57 2009

 

Communications Law

 

Creech, Kenneth. Electronic media law and regulation. 5th edition. KF2805 .C74 2007

 

Goldberg, David, Gavin Sutter, and Ian Walden, editors. Media law and practice. KD2870 .M43 2009

 

Computer Law

 

Matwyshyn, Andrea M., editor. Harboring data: information security, law, and the corporation. KF1263 .C65 H37 2009

 

Constitutional Law

 

Pusca, Anca, editor. Rejecting the EU constitution?: from the constitutional treaty to the Treaty of Lisbon. KJE4443.32007 .R45 2009

 

Consumer Protection

 

Coglianese, Cary, Adam M. Finkel, and David Zaring, editors. Import safety: regulatory governance in the global economy. K3842 .I47 2009

 

Tang, Zheng Sophia. Electronic consumer contracts in the conflict of laws. K3842 .T36 2009

 

Corporations

 

Soederberg, Susanne. Corporate power and ownership in contemporary capitalism: the politics of resistance and domination. HD2741 .S645 2010

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

May, Larry and Zachary Hoskins, editors. International criminal law and philosophy. K5301 .I5754 2010

 

Slye, Ronald. International criminal law: essentials. KZ6326 .S59 2009

 

Werle, Gerhard. Principles of international criminal law. 2nd edition. K5000 .W47 2009

 

Death Penalty

 

Ogletree, Charles J., editor. The road to abolition?: the future of capital punishment in the United States. KF9227 .C2 R63 2009

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Levine, Stewart. Getting to resolution: turning conflict into collaboration. 2nd edition. KF9084 .L48 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

Nielsen, Laura, Peter Pagh, Anita Ronne, editors. The Copenhagen protocol on climate change: an international negotiation competition: written submissions. K3584.8 .C67 2009

 

Tienhaara, Kyla. The expropriation of environmental governance: protecting foreign investors at the expense of public policy. K3585 .T54 2009

 

Family Law

 

Baker, Katharine K. and Katharine B. Silbaugh. Family law. KF505 .B35 2009

 

Bottomley, Anne and Simone Wong, editors. Changing contours of domestic life, family and law: caring and sharing. K670 .C55 2009

 

Foreign Law

 

Sathe, S. P. Judicial activism in India. KNS2244 .S28 2002

 

Somek, Alexander. Individualism: an essay on the authority of the European Union. KJE5124 .S66 2008

 

Torres Perez, Aida. Conflicts of rights in the European Union: a theory of supranational adjudication. KJE969 .T67 2009

 

History

 

Cavill, P. R. The English parliaments of Henry VII, 1485-1504. JN525 .C36 2009

 

Gray, Drew D. Crime, prosecution and social relations: the summary courts of the City of London in the late eighteenth century. HV9960 .G7 G65 2009

 

Housing Law

 

Copperman, Amy E., editor. Legal tactics: finding public and subsidized housing. 3rd edition. KFM2860 .L44 2009

 

Intellectual Property

 

Eechoud, Mireille M. M. van, et al. Harmonizing European copyright law: the challenges of better lawmaking. KJE2655 .A72 H37 2009

 

Razgaitis, Richard. Valuation and dealmaking of technology-based intellectual property: principles, methods, and tools. KF3145 .R39 2009

 

Spinello, Richard A. A defense of intellectual property rights. K1401 .S685 2009

 

International Law

 

Feinstein, Lee and Tod Lindberg. Means to an end: U.S. interest in the International Criminal Court. KZ6311 .F45 2009

 

Freeman, Mark. Necessary evils: amnesties and the search for justice. K5132 .F74 2009

 

Green, James A. The International Court of Justice and self-defence in international law. KZ4043 .G74 2009

 

Halpin, Andrew and Volker Roeben, editors. Theorising the global legal order. KZ1268 .T44 2009

 

Kuznetsov, V.I. and B.R. Tuzmukhamedov. International law: a Russian introduction. KZ3410 .K8913 2009

 

Lepard, Brian D. Customary international law: a new theory with practical applications. KZ1277 .L47 2010

 

International Trade

 

DVD: Life and debt. Permanent Reserve/AV HC154 .L54 2003

 

Thomas, Chantal and Joel P. Trachtman, editors. Developing countries in the WTO legal system. K4610 .D48 2009

 

Jurisdiction

 

Sloss, David, editor. The role of domestic courts in treaty enforcement: a comparative study. KZ1303 .R65 2009

 

Jurisprudence

 

Clarke, Kamari Maxine and Mark Goodale, editors. Mirrors of justice: law and power in the post-Cold War era. K5001 .M57 2010

 

Freeman, Michael D. A. and David Napier, editors. Law and anthropology. K487 .A57 L383 2009

 

Labor Law

 

McDonald, M. Scott and Jacqueline Johnson Lichty. Drafting and enforcing covenants not to compete. KF3463 .M38 2009

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Brown, Michelle. The culture of punishment: prison, society, and spectacle. HV8756 .B76 2009

 

Silverglate, Harvey A. Three felonies a day: how the feds target the innocent. KF9640 .S59 2009

 

Law & Society

 

Epp, Charles R. Making rights real: activists, bureaucrats, and the creation of the legalistic state. KF1250 .E65 2009

 

Grabher, Gudrun and Anna Gamper, editors. Legal narratives: European perspectives on U.S. law in cultural context. KF379 .L45 2009

 

Law of War

 

Byron, Christine. War crimes and crimes against humanity in the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court. K5301 .B97 2009

 

De Guttry, Andrea, Harry H.G. Post and Gabriella Venturini. The 1998-2000 war between Eritrea and Ethiopia: an international legal perspective. KZ6795 .E75 A16 2009

 

Henderson, Ian. The contemporary law of targeting. KZ5624 .H46 2009

 

Schmitt, Michael N., editor. The war in Afghanistan: a legal analysis. KZ6563 .I58 v.85 (2009)

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Daigneault, Edward W. Drafting international agreements in legal English. 2nd edition. K94 .D35 2009

 

Ennico, Clifford R. Make law review. KF250 .E56 2009

 

Legal Education

 

George, Tracey E. and Suzanna Sherry. What every law student really needs to know: an introduction to the study of law. KF283 .G46 2009

 

Legal History

 

Brown, R. Blake. A trying question: the jury in nineteenth-century Canada. KE8495 .B76 2009

 

Legal Profession

 

Cain, George H. Turning points: new paths & second careers for lawyers. KF298 .C24 2009

 

Ennico, Clifford R. The partner track: how to go from associate to partner in any law firm. KF300 .E56 2009

 

Gillers, Stephen. Regulation of the legal profession: the essentials. KF311 .G56 2009

 

Granfield, Robert and Lynn Mather, editors. Private lawyers and the public interest: the evolving role of pro bono in the legal profession. KF299 .P8 P745 2009

 

Hermann, R. L. The lawyer's guide to finding success in any job market. KF297 .H44 2009

 

Legislation

 

McLeod, T. I. Principles of legislative and regulatory drafting. KD4238 .M35 2009

 

Libraries

 

Allan, Barbara. Blended learning: tools for teaching and training. Professional Collection Z711.2 .A45 2007

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Grayson, Martin L. The view from the first chair: what every trial lawyer really needs to know. KF8915 .Z9 G73 2009

 

Leavell, Robert N., et al. Cases and materials on equitable remedies, restitution, and damages. 7th edition. KF9010 .A7 L43 2005

 

Simpson, Reagan Wm. and Mary R. Vasaly. The amicus brief: how to write it and use it effectively. KF8748 .S536 2010

 

Property

 

Popovic, Dragoljub. Protecting property in European human rights law. KJC5132 .P66 2009

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Cutler, Brian L. and Margaret Bull Kovera. Evaluating eyewitness identification. KF9672 .C8678 2010

 

Science & Technology

 

Walker, J. Samuel. The road to Yucca Mountain: the development of radioactive waste policy in the United States. TD898.118 .W35 2009

 

Social Welfare

 

Bourquin, Ruth A. Emergency assistance (EA) advocacy guide: a guide to emergency shelter and rehousing services for homeless families with children in Massachusetts. KFM2750 .H65 E44 2009

 

Space Law

 

Tronchetti, Fabio. The exploitation of natural resources of the moon and other celestial bodies: a proposal for a legal regime. KZD3491.5 .T76 2009

 

Torts

 

Shuy, Roger W. The language of defamation cases. KF1266 .S54 2010

 

Untereiner, Alan E. The preemption defense in tort actions: law, strategy and practice. KF1250 .U57 2008

 

Women

 

Cook, Rebecca J. and Simone Cusack. Gender stereotyping: transnational legal perspectives. K3243 .C68 2010

 

Richardson, Janice. The classic social contractarians: critical perspectives from contemporary feminist philosophy and law. K349 .R53 2009