NEW BOOKS added October 2010


Boston College Law Library

 

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Administrative Law

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Arts & Literature

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Legal Profession

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History

Legislation

Civil Rights

Human Rights

Politics & Government

Commercial Law

Intellectual Property

Practice & Procedure

Communications Law

International Law

Property

Computer Law

Judges

Science & Technology

Constitutional Law

Jurisprudence

Securities Law

Contracts

Law of the Sea

Sports Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Law of War

Terrorism

Death Penalty

Legal Education

 

 

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Administrative Law

 

Rosenbloom, David H., Rosemary O'Leary and Joshua Chanin, editors. Public administration and law. 3rd edition. KF5402 .R67 2010

 

Arts & Literature

 

Woudenberg, Nout van and Liesbeth Lijnzaad. Protecting cultural property in armed conflict: an insight into the 1999 Second Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict. K3791 .P722 201

 

Banking & Finance

 

Schneidman, Leonard, editor. Sovereign wealth funds: a legal, tax and economic perspective. HG4910 .S68 2010

 

Civil Rights

 

Minow, Martha. In Brown's wake: legacies of America's educational landmark. KF4155 .M56 2010

 

Commercial Law

 

Bu, Yuanshi. Chinese business law. KNQ920 .C448 2010

 

Dalhuisen, J. H. Dalhuisen on transnational comparative, commercial, financial and trade law. Volume 1: Introduction - The New Lex Mercatoria and its sources. K1005 .D35 2010

 

Communications Law

 

Spulber, Daniel F. Networks in telecommunications: economics and law. HD69 .S8 S68 2009

 

Computer Law

 

Swiss Institute of Comparative Law (Lausanne). Legal instruments for combating racism on the Internet. KJC164 .C65 L44 2009

 

Adrian, Angela. Law and order in virtual worlds: exploring avatars, their ownership and rights. K564 .C6 A75 2010

 

Tollen, David W. The tech contracts handbook: software licenses and technology services agreements for lawyers and businesspeople. KF905 .C6 T65 2010

 

Constitutional Law

 

DVD: Raich v. Gonzales. Permanent Reserve/AV KF228 .R35 2010

 

DVD: United States v. Virginia. Permanent Reserve/AV KF228 .U55 2010

 

Bogdandy, Armin von and Jurgen Bast, editors. Principles of European constitutional law. 2nd rev. ed. KJE4445 .P745 2010

 

Liu, Goodwin, Pamela S. Karlan, Christopher H. Schroeder. Keeping faith with the Constitution. KF4550 .Z9 L578 2010

 

Maier, Pauline. Ratification: the people debate the Constitution, 1787-1788. KF4541 .M278 2010

 

Roth, Timothy P. Politicians, economists and the supreme court at work: the founders betrayed. JK325 .R87 2010

 

Vile, John R. The Constitutional Convention of 1787: a comprehensive encyclopedia of America's founding (2 volumes). KF4510 .V55 2005

 

Contracts

 

Bucher, Eugen. England and the continent :distinguishing the peculiarities of the English common law of contract. KD1554 .B83 2009

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Bantekas, Ilias. International criminal law. 4th edition. K5165 .B36 2010

 

Carlen, Pat. A criminological imagination: essays on justice, punishment, discourse. HV7419 .C37 2010

 

Clark, Martin. The legal limit. Popular Reading Collection: PS3553 .L2865 L44 2009

 

Death Penalty

 

Hammel, Andrew. Ending the death penalty: the European experience in global perspective. HV8699 .E85 H36 2010

 

Yetter, Leigh, editor. Public execution in England, 1573-1868. Vols. 5-6: Public execution in England 1778-1868. Vol. 7-8: Commentary on capital punishment. HV8699 .G7 P8 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

Liebesman, Lawrence R. and Rafe Petersen. Endangered species deskbook. 2nd edition. KF5640 .L54 2010

 

Foreign Law

 

Haller, Walter. The Swiss Constitution in a comparative context. KKW2070 .H35 2009

 

History

 

Burstein, Andrew and Nancy Isenberg. Madison and Jefferson. E332.2 .B864 2010

 

Human Rights

 

European Commission for Democracy through Law. Blasphemy, insult and hatred: finding answers in a democratic society. KJC5144 .M56 E97 2010

 

Stumer, Andrew C. The presumption of innocence: evidential and human rights perspectives. K5469 .P7S78 2010

 

Van Bueren, Geraldine. Child rights in Europe: convergence and divergence in judicial protection. KJC5144 .C44 V36 2007

 

Yorke, Jon, editor. The right to life and the value of life: orientations in law, politics and ethics. K3252 .R54 2010

 

Intellectual Property

 

D'Agostino, Giuseppina. Copyright, contracts, creators: new media, new rules. K1420.5 .D345 2010

 

Nguyen, Tu Thanh. Competition law, technology transfer and the TRIPS agreement: implications for developing countries. K3850 .N58 2010

 

Park, Jae Hun. Patents and industry standards. T211.P37 2010

 

International Law

 

Kolb, Robert. An introduction to the law of the United Nations. KZ4986 .K65 2010

 

Macmahon, Belinda and Fedelma Claire Smith, editors. Permanent Court of Arbitration summaries of awards, 1999-2009. KZ209 2010

 

Obokata, Tom. Transnational organised crime in international law. K5240 .O26 2010

 

Judges

 

Apostoli, Adriana. Implicazioni costituzionali della responsabilita disciplinare dei magistrati. KKH1614 .A976 2009

 

Savage, David G. Guide to the U.S. Supreme Court. 2 volumes. KF8742 .W567 2010

 

Jurisprudence

 

Bederman, David J. Custom as a source of law. K282 .B43 2010

 

Law of the Sea

 

Russell, Denise. Who rules the waves? piracy, overfishing and mining the oceans. KZA1145 .R87 2010

 

Law of War

 

Pedrozo, Raul A. "Pete", editor. The war in Iraq: a legal analysis. KZ6563 .I58 v.86 (2010)

 

Legal Education

 

Petit, Michael J. and Sima Mirkin. The Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition compendium: subject indexes and finding aids. KF8918 .P542 2010

 

Legal History

 

Riser, R. Volney. A goodly heritage: judges and historically significant decisions of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, 1804-1955. KF8755 .A42 G66 2010

 

Legal Profession

 

Levit, Nancy and Douglas O. Linder. The happy lawyer: making a good life in the law. KF300 .L485 2010

 

Snyder, Theda C., editor. Women rainmakers' best marketing tips. KF316.5. W665 2010

 

Legislation

 

Mendelson, Richard. From demon to darling: a legal history of wine in America. KF3924 .W5 M46 2009

 

Robertson, Carol. The little book of coffee law. KF1984 .C6 R63 2010

 

Politics & Government

 

Sandel, Michael J. Justice: what's the right thing to do? JC578 .S25 2010

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Malone, David M., Peter T. Hoffman and Anthony J. Bocchino. The effective deposition: techniques and strategies that work. 3rd edition. KF8900 .M34 2006

 

Property

 

Debs, Richard A. Islamic law and civil code: the law of property in Egypt. KRM640 .D43 2010

 

Science & Technology

 

Oreskes, Naomi and Erik M. Conway. Merchants of doubt: how a handful of scientists obscured the truth on issues from tobacco smoke to global warming. Q147 .O74 2010

 

Securities Law

 

Perelman, Murray, editor. Model stock purchase agreement with commentary. 2 volumes. KF1466 .M64 2010

 

Sports Law

 

DVD: Up for grabs: the historical battle for the Bonds ball. Permanent Reserve/AV GV873 .U6 2006

 

Terrorism

 

Waldron, Jeremy. Torture, terror, and trade-offs: philosophy for the White House. HV6432 .W35 2010