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Administrative Law

Evidence

Law of War

Arts & Literature

Family Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Banking & Finance

Foreign Law

Legal History

Bankruptcy

History

Legal Research & Bibliography

Civil Rights

Housing Law

Libraries

Commercial Law

Human Rights

Politics & Government

Comparative Law

Immigration Law

Practice & Procedure

Computer Law

Intellectual Property

Professional Ethics

Constitutional Law

International Law

Religion

Corporations

International Trade

Science & Technology

Criminal Law & Procedure

Judges

Sexuality & the Law

Death Penalty

Jurisprudence

Terrorism

Economics

Land Use Planning

Torts

Environmental Law

Law & Society

Women

 

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Administrative Law

 

Frost, Michael H. and Paul A. Bateman. Writing deskbook for administrative judges: an introduction. KF5417 .F76 2010

 

Arts & Literature

 

Forrest, Craig. International law and the protection of cultural heritage. K3791 .F67 2010

 

Banking & Finance

 

Gleeson, Simon. International regulation of banking: Basel II, capital and risk requirements. K1066 .G58 2010

 

Bankruptcy

 

Hillman, William C. and Margaret M. Crouch. Personal bankruptcy answer book. KF1524.85 .H55 2010

 

Civil Rights

 

Lee, Man Yee Karen. Equality, dignity, and same-sex marriage: a rights disagreement in democratic societies. K699 .L44 2010

 

Neighbour, Mary E. Speak right on: Dred Scott: a novel. Popular Reading Collection PS3614 .E4426 S64 2006

 

Commercial Law

 

Joey Lee Miranda, editor. Capturing the power of electric restructuring. KF2125 .C37 2009

 

Wang, Faye Fangfei. Law of electronic commercial transactions: contemporary issues in the EU, US and China. K1005 .W35 2010

 

Comparative Law

 

Alpa, Guido. What is private law? K600 .A9513 2010

 

Hrbek, Rudolf, editor. Legislatures in federal systems and multi-level-governance. JF515 .I58 2006

 

Computer Law

 

Jewkes, Yvonne and Majid Yar, editors. Handbook of Internet crime. HV6733 .H36 2010

 

Weber, Rolf H. Shaping internet governance: regulatory challenges. K564 .C6 W4313 2010

 

Constitutional Law

 

Eskridge, William N. and John Ferejohn. A republic of statutes: the new American Constitution. KF4550 .E837 2010

 

Kasniunas, Nina and Daniel M. Shea. Campaign rules: a 50-state guide to campaigns and elections in America. KF4886 .K37 2010

 

Roman, Ediberto. Citizenship and its exclusions: a classical, constitutional, and critical race critique. K3224 .R66 2010

 

Sarat, Austin, editor. Speech and silence in American law. KF4772 .S649 2010

 

Shear, Kenneth. Unoriginal misunderstanding: press freedom in early America and interpretation of the First Amendment. KF4770 .S54 2009

 

Strauss, David A. The living constitution. KF4550 .S78 2010

 

Corporations

 

Aras, Guler and David Crowther, editors. A handbook of corporate governance and social responsibility. HD2741 .H357 2010

 

Kerr, Michael, Richard Janda and Chip Pitts. Corporate social responsibility: a legal analysis. K1327 .K47 2009

 

Myers, Christopher A., editor. Corporate compliance answer book 2010. KF1301 .A2 C668 2010

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Henning, Peter J., et al. Mastering criminal procedure. Vol. 1, The investigative stage. KF9619.85 .M378 2010

 

Husak, Douglas N. The philosophy of criminal law: selected essays. K5018 .H873 2010

 

Kutateladze, Besiki. Is America really so punitive? exploring a continuum of U.S. state criminal justice policies. HV9950 .K88 2009

 

Lauterwein, Carl Constantin. The limits of criminal law: a comparative analysis of approaches to legal theorizing. K5018 .L38 2010

 

Schneider, Richard D. The lunatic and the lords. KF9242 .S36 2009

 

Death Penalty

 

Hartnett, Stephen J. Executing democracy. Vol. 1. Capital punishment & the making of America, 1683-1807. HV8699 .U5 H374 2010

 

Economics

 

Gormsen, Liza Lovdahl. A principled approach to abuse of dominance in European competition law. KJE6456 .G67 2010

 

Environmental Law

 

Collins, Craig. Toxic loopholes: failures and future prospects for environmental law. KF3775 .C65 201

 

Flournoy, Alyson C. and David M. Driesen, editors. Beyond environmental law: policy proposals for a better environmental future. KF3775 .B435 2010

 

Kysar, Douglas A. Regulating from nowhere: environmental law and the search for objectivity. K3585 .K97 2010

 

Lyon, Thomas P., editor. Good cop/bad cop: environmental NGOs and their strategies toward business. JZ4841 .G677 2010

 

Evidence

 

Carney, J. W., editor. Massachusetts evidence: a courtroom reference. 5th edition. Permanent Reserve/Criminal Justice Clinic KFM2940 .M36423 2010

 

Lange, Michele C. S. and Kristin M. Nimsger. Electronic evidence and discovery: what every lawyer should know now. 2nd edition. KF8947 .L36 2009

 

Signorelli, Walter P. The constable has blundered: the exclusionary rule, crime, and corruption. KF9662 .S56 2010

 

Family Law

 

De Cruz, Peter. Family law, sex and society: a comparative study of family law. K670 .D3 2010

 

Mabry, Cynthia R. and Lisa Kelly. Adoption law: theory, policy and practice. KF545 .A7 M33 2006

 

Foreign Law

 

Morgan-Jones, Edward. Constitutional bargaining in Russia, 1990-93: institutions and uncertainty. KLB2064.51993 .M67 2010

 

Neergaard, Ulla, Ruth Nielsen and Lynn Roseberry, editors. The role of courts in developing a European social model: theoretical and methodological perspectives. KJE3274.95 .R65 2010

 

Yun, Tae-gyu. Law and democracy in South Korea: democratic development since 1987. JQ1725 .Y96 2010

 

History

 

Asbach, Olaf and Peter Schroder, editors. War, the state, and international law in seventeenth-century Europe. JZ1330 .W37 2010

 

Janis, Mark W. America and the law of nations 1776-1939. KF4581 .J358 2010

 

Housing Law

 

Clay, Roger A. Jr. and Susan R. Jones, editors. Building healthy communities: a guide to community economic development for advocates, lawyers, and policymakers. KF5730 .B85 2009

 

Human Rights

 

Funk, T. Markus. Victims' rights and advocacy at the International Criminal Court. KZ6311 .F858 2010

 

Meyersfeld, Bonita. Domestic violence and international law. K5190 .M49 2010

 

Parmar, Sharanjeet [et al.], editors. Children and transitional justice: truth-telling, accountability, and reconciliation. K639 .P275 2010

 

Pattison, James. Humanitarian intervention and the responsibility to protect: who should intervene? JZ6369 .P38 2010

 

Immigration Law

 

De Genova, Nicholas and Nathalie Peutz, editors. The deportation regime: sovereignty, space, and the freedom of movement. K3277 .D47 2010

 

Mountz, Alison. Seeking asylum: human smuggling and bureaucracy at the border. JV6201 .M68 2010

 

Intellectual Property

 

Czapracka, Katarzyna. Intellectual property and the limits of antitrust: a comparative study of US and EU approaches. KJE6456 .C93 2009

 

Dreyfuss, Rochelle C., Harry First, Diane L. Zimmerman, editors. Working within the boundaries of intellectual property: innovation policy for the knowledge society. K1401 .A6 W67 2010

 

International Law

 

Beattie, Amanda Russell. Justice and morality: human suffering, natural law and international politics. JZ1306 .B43 2010

 

Goodwin-Gill, Guy S. and Helene Lambert, editors. The limits of transnational law: refugee law, policy harmonization and judicial dialogue in the European Union. KJE969 .L56 2010

 

Lettow, Paul Vorbeck. Strengthening the nuclear nonproliferation regime. JZ5675 .L37 2010

 

Murphy, John Francis. The evolving dimensions of international law: hard choices for the world community. KZ3410 .M871 2010

 

Naqvi, Yasmin. Impediments to exercising jurisdiction over international crimes. KZ4017 .N37 2010

 

Oswald, Bruce, Helen Durham and Adrian Bates. Documents on the law of UN peace operations. KZ6374 .O89 2010

 

Tiefenbrun, Susan W. Decoding international law: semiotics and the humanities. K213 .T537 2010

 

International Trade

 

Karapinar, Baris and Christian Haberli, editors. Food crises and the WTO: world trade forum. HD9000.6 .K37 2010

 

Judges

 

Posner, Richard A. The quotable Judge Posner: selections from twenty-five years of judicial opinions. KF213 .P67 B58 2010

 

Jurisprudence

 

Bingham, T. H. The rule of law. K3171 .B56 2010

 

Dyzenhaus, David. Hard cases in wicked legal systems: pathologies of legality. 2nd edition. KTL1610 .D99 2010

 

Land Use Planning

 

Godden, Lee and Maureen Tehan, editors. Comparative perspectives on communal lands and individual ownership: sustainable futures. K756 .C66 2010

 

Law & Society

 

Calavita, Kitty. Invitation to law & society: an introduction to the study of real law. K370 .C35 2010

 

Connolly, Anthony J. Cultural difference on trial: the nature and limits of judicial understanding. K2100 .C667 2010

 

Law of War

 

Maguire, Peter. Law and war: international law & American history. K5301 .M34 2010

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

The bluebook: a uniform system of citation. 19th edition. Permanent Reserve KF245 .B58 2010

 

Legal History

 

Charlesworth, Lorie. Welfare's forgotten past: a socio-legal history of the poor law. KD3299 .C48 2010

 

Dolezalek, Gero. Scotland under Jus commune: census of manuscripts of legal literature in Scotland, mainly between 1500 and 1660. KDC296 .D65 2010

 

Green, David R. Pauper capital: London and the Poor Law, 1790-1870. KD3310 .G74 2010

 

Grossi, Paolo. A history of European law. KJ147 .G758 2010

 

Wilf, Steven Robert. Law's imagined republic: popular politics and criminal justice in revolutionary America. KF9223 .W534 2010

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Dykes, Christopher C. Federal income tax law: a legal research guide. KF241 .T38 D95 2010

 

Goyos Jr., Durval de Noronha. Noronha's legal dictionary: English-Portuguese, Portuguese-English = Dicionario juridico Noronha: ingles-portugues, portugues-ingles. K52 .P67 G69 2006

 

Fishman, Joel and Dittakavi Rao. Navigating legal research & technology: quick reference guide to the 1,500 most common questions about traditional and online legal research. Reference Area KF240 .F595 2009

 

Olson, Kent C. Principles of legal research. KF240 .O378 2009

 

Libraries

 

Behrnd-Klodt, Menzi L. Navigating legal issues in archives. KF4325 .B44 2008

 

Politics & Government

 

Beckmann, Matthew N. Pushing the agenda: presidential leadership in U.S. lawmaking, 1953-2004. JK516 .B39 2010

 

Courtney, John C. and David E. Smith, editors. The Oxford handbook of Canadian politics. JL15 .O94 2010

 

Tondini, Matteo. Statebuilding and justice reform: post-conflict reconstruction in Afghanistan. KNF1572 .T66 2010

 

Zimmerman, Joseph Francis. Congress: facilitator of state action. JK2408 .Z46 2010

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Bosanac, Paul. Litigation logic: a practical guide to effective argument. KF8915 .B577 2009

 

Stoll-DeBell, Kirstin, Nancy L. Dempsey and Bradford E. Dempsey. Injunctive relief: temporary restraining orders and preliminary injunctions. KF9014 .S76 2009

 

Professional Ethics

 

Brand-Ballard, Jeffrey. Limits of legality: the ethics of lawless judging. KF8779 .B73 2010

 

Carter, Stephen L. Integrity. BJ1533 .I58 C37 1996

 

Religion

 

Baird, Robert D. Religion and law in independent India. BL2015 .L38 R45 2005

 

Science & Technology

 

Grubb, Philip W. and Peter R. Thomsen. Patents for chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology: fundamentals of global law, practice, and strategy. T211 .G76 2010

 

Tromans, Stephen. Nuclear law: the law applying to nuclear installations and radioactive substances in its historic context. KD3497 .T76 2010

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Conte, Alba. Sexual harassment in the workplace: law and practice. 4th edition. KF3467 .C66 2010

 

Cotter, Anne-Marie Mooney. Ask no questions: an international legal analysis on sexual orientation discrimination. K3242.3 .C68 2010

 

Terrorism

 

Sofaer, Abraham D. The best defense? legitimacy and preventive force. JZ4841 .S64 2010

 

Torts

 

Bruggemeier, Gert, Aurelia Colombi Ciacchi and Patrick O'Callaghan, editors. Personality rights in European tort law. KJC1646 .P47 2010

 

Chamallas, Martha and Jennifer B. Wriggins. The measure of injury: race, gender, and tort law. KF1257 .C43 2010

 

Gerhart, Peter M. Tort law and social morality. KF1250 .G47 2010

 

Women

 

Lembcke, Jerry. Hanoi Jane: war, sex, & fantasies of betrayal. Popular Reading Collection JZ6405 .W66 L46 2010