NEW BOOKS added November 2010


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Abortion

Family Law

Politics & Government

Administrative Law

Foreign Law

Practice & Procedure

Arts & Literature

Health Law

Professional Ethics

Banking & Finance

History

Property

Bankruptcy

Human Rights

Psychology & Psychiatry

Civil Rights

Immigration Law

Religion

Commercial Law

Intellectual Property

Science & Technology

Comparative Law

International Law

Securities Law

Computer Law

International Trade

Sexuality & the Law

Constitutional Law

Judges

Space Law

Contracts

Jurisprudence

Sports Law

Corporations

Labor Law

Taxation

Courts

Legal Analysis & Writing

Terrorism

Criminal Law & Procedure

Legal Education

Torts

Death Penalty

Legal History

Trade Regulation

Education Law

Legal Profession

Trials

Environmental Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Trusts

Evidence

Legislation

Women

 

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Abortion

 

Hull, N.E.H. and Peter Charles Hoffer. Roe v. Wade: the abortion rights controversy in American history. 2nd edition. KF228 .R59 H85 2010

 

Administrative Law

 

Duffy, John Fitzgerald and Michael Herz, editors. A guide to judicial and political review of federal agencies. KF5425 .G85 2005

 

Kerwin, C.M. and Scott R. Furlong. Rulemaking: how government agencies write law and make policy. 4th edition. KF5411 .K47 2011

 

Arts & Literature

 

Crawford, Tad. Legal guide for the visual artist. 5th edition. KF390 .A7 C73 2010

 

Dershowitz, Alan M. The trials of Zion. Popular Reading Collection PS3554 .E77 T75 2010

 

Banking & Finance

 

Lewis, Michael. The big short: inside the doomsday machine. HC106.83 .L5 2010

 

Bankruptcy

 

Rattner, Steven. Overhaul: an insider's account of the Obama administration's emergency rescue of the auto industry. HD9710 .U52 R38 2010

 

Civil Rights

 

Colucci, Frank J. Justice Kennedy's jurisprudence: the full and necessary meaning of liberty. KF4749 .C6425 2009

 

Eisenberg, Avigail I. Reasons of identity: a normative guide to the political and legal assessment of identity claims. HM1271 .E385 2009

 

Martin, Gordon A. Count them one by one: Black Mississippians fighting for the right to vote. JK1929 .M7 M37 2010

 

Ogletree, Charles J. The presumption of guilt: the arrest of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and race, class, and crime in America. E185.615 .O35 2010 

 

Commercial Law

 

Franklin, David R. and Steven A. Harms. International commercial secured transactions. K1094.3 .F73 2010

 

Comparative Law

 

Watson, Alan. Comparative law: law, reality and society. K559 .W38 2010

 

Computer Law

 

Komaitis, Konstantinos. The current state of domain name regulation: domain names as second class citizens in a mark-dominated world. K1569 .K66 2010

 

Weber, Rolf H. and Romana Weber. Internet of things: legal perspectives. TK5105.888 .W43 2010

 

Constitutional Law

 

Breyer, Stephen G. Making our democracy work: a judge's view. KF4575 .B73 2010

 

Fairman, Christopher M. Fuck: word taboo and protecting our First Amendment liberties. KF9444 .F35 2009

 

Gibson, Alan Ray. Understanding the founding: the crucial questions. KF4541 .G534 2010

 

Kiiver, Philipp, editor. Sources of constitutional law: constitutions and fundamental legal provisions from the United States, France, Germany, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, the ECHR and the EU. 2nd edition. K3157 .E5 S68 2010

 

O'Brien, David M. Congress shall make no law: the First Amendment, unprotected expression, and the Supreme Court. KF4772 .O27 2010

 

Sajo, Andras and Renata Uitz, editors. Constitutional topography: values and constitutions. K3165 .C598 2010

 

Sandefur, Timothy. The right to earn a living: economic freedom and the law. KF4753 .S26 2010

 

Contracts

 

Moelmann, Lawrence R. and John T. Harris, editors. The law of performance bonds. 2nd edition. KF1223 .L388 2009

 

Corporations

 

Russo, Francesco, Maarten Pieter Schinkel, Andrea Gunster and Martin Carree. European Commission decisions on competition: economic perspectives on landmark antitrust and merger cases. KJE6456 .E938 2010

 

Courts

 

Meagher, Dermot. Judge sentences: tales from the bench. KF373 .M39943 A3 2010

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Bentham, Jeremy. Of the limits of the penal branch of jurisprudence. K5103 .B46 2010

 

Crouch, Jeffrey. The presidential pardon power. KF9695 .C76 2009

 

Cunneen, Chris and Carolyn Hoyle. Debating restorative justice. K5101 .C86 2010

 

Simester, A.P., J.R. Spencer, G.R. Sullivan and G.J. Virgo. Simester and Sullivan's criminal law: theory and doctrine. 4th edition. KD7869 .S56 2010

 

Death Penalty

 

Bienen, Leigh B. Murder and its consequences: essays on capital punishment in America. KF9227 .C2 B54 2010

 

Garland, David. Peculiar institution: America's death penalty in an age of abolition. HV8699 .U5 G36 2010

 

Education Law

 

Rebell, Michael A. Courts and kids: pursuing educational equity through the state courts. KF4155 .R43 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

Adams, John H. and Patricia Adams, with George Black. A force for nature: the story of NRDC and the fight to save our planet. KF373 .A33 A3 2010

 

Carlarne, Cinnamon Pinon. Climate change law and policy: EU and US approaches. K3585.5 .C37 2010

 

International nuclear law: history, evolution and outlook: 10th anniversary of the International School of Nuclear Law. K3989.8 .I58 2010

 

Stalley, Phillip. Foreign firms, investment, and environmental regulation in the People's Republic of China. GE190 .C6 S73 2010

 

Uekotter, Frank, editor. The turning points of environmental history. GE50 .T87 2010

 

Evidence

 

Mellifont, Kerri. Fruit of the poisonous tree: evidence derived from illegally or improperly obtained evidence. K5475 .M45 2010

 

Family Law

 

Cahn, Naomi R. and June Carbone. Red families v. blue families: legal polarization and the creation of culture. KF505 .C34 2010

 

Foreign Law

 

Chen, Zexian, editor. Contemporary Chinese law. KNQ68 .C66 2009

 

Doron, Gideon, Arye Naor and Assaf Meydani, editors. Law and government in Israel. KMK74 .L38 2010

 

Rodrigues, Gary P. Pocket criminal code 2010: with forms of charges from The police officers manual. KE8804 .P63 2010

 

Health Law

 

Harrington, John and Maria Stuttaford, editors. Global health and human rights: legal and philosophical perspectives. K3260.3 .G58 2010

 

History

 

Dodd, Gwilym and Alison K. McHardy, editors. Petitions to the Crown from English religious houses, c.1272-c.1485. JF799 .P485 2010 

 

Foner, Eric. The fiery trial: Abraham Lincoln and American slavery. E457.2 .F66 2010

 

Millon, David, editor. Select ecclesiastical cases from the king's courts 1272-1307. JN102 .S44 v.126

 

Human Rights

 

Cernic, Jernej Letnar. Human rights law and business: corporate responsibility for fundamental human rights. K3240 .C47 2010

 

Darian-Smith, Eve. Religion, race, rights: landmarks in the history of modern Anglo-American law. KD671 .D37 2010

 

Engle, Karen. The elusive promise of indigenous development: rights, culture, strategy. K3247 .E54 2010

 

Mokhtari, Shadi. After Abu Ghraib: exploring human rights in America and the Middle East. K3249 .M65 2009

 

Shoraka, Kirsten. Human rights and minority rights in the European Union. KJE5144 .M56 S54 2010

 

Weber, Anne. Manual on hate speech. KJC8781 .I63 W43 2009

 

Immigration Law

 

DVD: Well-founded fear. Permanent Reserve/AV KF4836 .W45 2006

 

Carens, Joseph H. Immigrants and the right to stay. JV6483 .C37 2010

 

Intellectual Property

 

Ghidini, Gustavo. Innovation, competition and consumer welfare in intellectual property law. KJE2636 .G478 2010

 

Goldstein, Paul and P. Bernt Hugenholtz. International copyright: principles, law, and practice. K1420.5 .G65 2010

 

Grosheide, F.W., editor. Intellectual property and human rights: a paradox. K1401 .I55333 2010

 

Pitt, Ivan L. Economic analysis of music copyright: income, media and performances. KF3035 .P58 2010

 

Protection of intellectual property rights in China. KNQ1155 .P76 2010

 

Rivard, Paul M. and Allen F. Gardner, editors. Patent obviousness in the wake of KSR International Co. v. Teleflex Inc. KF3116 .P34 2010

 

International Law

 

Ambos, Kai. The Colombian peace process and the principle of complementarity of the International Criminal court: an inductive, situation-based approach. K5064 .A94 2010

 

Conforti, Benedetto and Carlo Focarelli. The law and practice of the United Nations. 4th edition. KZ4986 .C6613 2010

 

Gould, Harry D. The legacy of punishment in international law. KZ3410 .G676 2010

 

Levitt, Jeremy I., editor. Africa: mapping new boundaries in international law. KQC553.5 .A38 2008

 

Piris, Jean-Claude. The Lisbon Treaty: a legal and political analysis. KJE4443.32007 .P57 2010

 

Quigley, John B. The statehood of Palestine: international law in the Middle East conflict. KZ4282 .Q54 2010

 

Scott, Shirley V. International law in world politics: an introduction. 2nd edition. KZ3410 .S38 2010

 

International Trade

 

Hassanien, Mohamed Ramadan. United States bilateral free trade agreements: consistencies or conflicts with norms in the Middle East? K3943 .H37 2010

 

Mattli, Walter and Ngaire Woods, editors. The politics of global regulation. K3943 .P65 2009

 

Ostendorf, Patrick. International sales terms. K1030 .O84 2010

 

Zander, Joakim. The application of the precautionary principle in practice: comparative dimension.

 

Judges

 

Binder, Sarah A. and Forrest Maltzman. Advice & dissent: the struggle to shape the federal judiciary. KF8776 .B56 2009

 

Bybee, Keith J. All judges are political--except when they are not: acceptable hypocrisies and the rule of law. KF8775 .B93 2010

 

Stern, Seth and Stephen Wermiel. Justice Brennan: liberal champion. KF8745 .B68 S74 2010

 

Jurisprudence

 

Cane, Peter, editor. The Hart-Fuller debate in the twenty-first century. K225 .H38 2008

 

Delaney, David. The spatial, the legal and the pragmatics of world-making: nomospheric investigations. K487 .G45 D45 2010

 

Von Daniels, Detlef. The concept of law from a transnational perspective. K237 .V66 2010

 

Labor Law

 

Blanpain, R., Greg J. Bamber and Philippe Pochet, editors. Regulating employment relations, work and labour laws: international comparisons between key countries. K1705 .R44 2010

 

Bogg, Alan. The democratic aspects of trade union recognition. KD3050 .B64 2009

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Barris, Linda J. Understanding and mastering The bluebook: a guide for students and practitioners. 2nd edition. Permanent Reserve KF245 .B37 2010

 

Perdue, Jim M. Winning with stories: using the narrative to persuade in trials, speeches & lectures. KF8915 .P467 2006

 

Schultz, Nancy L. and Louis J. Sirico, Jr. Legal writing and other lawyering skills. 5th edition. Permanent Reserve KF250 .S38 2010

 

Legal Education

 

Denning, Brannon P., Marcia L. McCormick and Jeffrey M. Lipshaw. Becoming a law professor: a candidate's guide. KF272 .D46 2010

 

May, Kelsey, Samantha Roberts and Elizabeth Shelton. What the L? 25 things we wish we'd known before going to law school. Popular Reading Collection KF283 .M388 2010

 

Rapoport, Nancy B. and Jeffrey D. Van Niel. Law school survival manual: from LSAT to bar exam. Popular Reading Collection KF283 .R37 2010

 

Legal History

 

Mannino, Edward F. Shaping America: the Supreme Court and American society. KF8742 .M265 2009

 

Legal Profession

 

Moliterno, James E. and Fredric I. Lederer. An introduction to law, law study, and the lawyer's role. Permanent Reserve KF272 .M64 2010

 

Silkenat, James R. and William M. Hannay, editors. Guide to foreign law firms. Reference Area K68 .G85 2010

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Canadian guide to uniform legal citation. Reference Area KE259 .C36 2010

 

Dahl, Henry S. Dahl's law dictionary: Spanish-English/English-Spanish : an annotated legal dictionary, including authoritative definitions from codes, case law, statutes, legal writing, international treaties and legal opinions from attorneys general. 5th edition. Reference Area K52 .S6 D33 2010

 

McCormack, Nancy, John Papadopoulos, Catherine Cotter and Michael Silverstein. The practical guide to Canadian legal research. KE250 .M26 2010

 

Song, Lei. An English-Chinese dictionary of legal abbreviations. Reference Area K52 .C5 Y54 2007

 

Legislation

 

Sinclair, Barbara. Unorthodox lawmaking: new legislative processes in the U.S. Congress. 3rd edition. KF4945 .S58 2007

 

Van der Schyff, Gerhard. Judicial review of legislation: a comparative study of the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and South Africa. K3175 .V36 2010

 

Politics & Government

 

DiGiacomo, Gordon and Maryantonett Flumian, editors. The case for centralized federalism. JL86 .D39 C37 2010

 

Gaita, Raimond, editor. Gaza: morality, law & politics. DS119.767 .G393 2010

 

Ripstein, Arthur. Force and freedom: Kant's legal and political philosophy. JC181 .K4 R57 2009       

 

VonDoepp, Peter. Judicial politics in new democracies: cases from Southern Africa. KQC457 .V66 2009

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Crawford, Richard J. and Charlotte A. Morris. The persuasive edge. KF8915 .C698 2006

 

Perdue, Jim M. I remember Atticus: inspiring stories every trial lawyer should know. KF389 .P47 2004

 

Rossman, George, editor. Classic essays on legal advocacy. KF8915 .R67 2010

 

Professional Ethics

 

Krauss, Geri S. Partner departures and lateral moves: a legal and ethical guide. KF306 .K73 2009

 

Wendel, W. Bradley. Lawyers and fidelity to law. KF306 .W458 2010

 

Property

 

Brophy, Alfred L., Alberto Lopez and Kali Murray. Integrating spaces: property law and race. KF5740 .B76 2010

 

McIntosh, Wayne V. and Laura J. Hatcher, editors. Property rights and neoliberalism: cultural demands and legal actions. KF562 .P7584 2010

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Pinta, Emil R. "Paranoia of the millionaire": Harry K. Thaw's 1907 insanity defense. KF224 .T4 P56 2010

 

Religion

 

Gordon, Sarah Barringer. The spirit of the law: religious voices and the Constitution in modern America. KF358 .G67 2010

 

Rivers, Julian. The law of organized religions: between establishment and secularism. KD8642 .R58 2010

 

Science & Technology

 

Baram, Michael S. and Mathilde Bourrier, editors. Governing risk in GM agriculture. K3927 .G68 2011

 

Cuticchia, A. Jamie. Genetics: a handbook for lawyers. KF9666.5 .C88 2010

 

Meeker, Heather J. Technology licensing: a practitioner's guide. KF3145 .M44 2010

 

Securities Law

 

Best, Marcus and Jean-Luc Soulier, editors. International securities law handbook. 3rd edition. K1331 .I554 2010

 

Securities and derivatives reform in 2010: a guide to the legislation. KF1440 .S42 2010

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Dowd, Nancy E. The man question: male subordination and privilege. K645 .D69 2010

 

Leckey, Robert and Kim Brooks, editors. Queer theory: law, culture, empire. K3242.3 .Q44 2010

 

Stein, Marc. Sexual injustice: Supreme Court decisions from Griswold to Roe. KF4550 .S74 2010

 

Space Law

 

Gangale, Thomas. The development of outer space: sovereignty and property rights in international space law. KZD3489 .G36 2009

 

Sports Law

 

Wong, Glenn M. Essentials of sports law. 4th edition. KF3989 .W66 2010

 

Taxation

 

Crimm, Nina J. and Laurence H. Winer. Politics, taxes, and the pulpit: provocative First Amendment conflicts. KF6449 .C748 2011

 

Postlewaite, Philip F. and Stephanie Renee Hoffer. International taxation: corporate and individual. 5th edition. KF6419 .P66 2010

 

Terrorism

 

Fried, Charles and Gregory Fried. Because it is wrong: torture, privacy and presidential power in the age of terror. HV8593 .F75 2010

 

Torts

 

Schlueter, Linda L. Punitive damages. 6th edition. KF1249 .S35 2010

 

Trade Regulation

 

Blair, Roger D. and Jeffrey L. Harrison. Monopsony in law and economics. KF1652 .B55 2010

 

Trials

 

Johnson, Herbert Alan. Gibbons v. Ogden: John Marshall, steamboats, and the commerce clause. KF228 .G528 J64 2010

 

Maltz, Earl M. Fugitive slave on trial: the Anthony Burns case and abolitionist outrage. KF4545 .S5 M353 2010

 

Trusts

 

Cline, Christopher P. The law of trustee investments. KF1083 .C55 2009

 

Women

 

Baumle, Amanda K. Sex discrimination and law firm culture on the internet: lawyers at the information age watercooler. KF299 .W6 B38 2009

 

Cotter, Anne-Marie Mooney. Pregnant pause: an international legal analysis of maternity discrimination. K1770 .C68 2010