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Animal Law

Food & Drug Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Arts & Literature

Foreign Law

Legal Education

Biography

History

Legal History

Civil Rights

Human Rights

Legal Profession

Commercial Law

Immigration Law

Libraries

Computer Law

Insurance Law

Medical Law

Constitutional Law

Intellectual Property

Politics & Government

Contracts

International Law

Property

Corporations

Judges

Religion

Courts

Jurisprudence

Social Welfare

Criminal Law & Procedure

Juveniles

Taxation

Death Penalty

Labor Law

Terrorism

Education Law

Land Use Planning

Trade Regulation

Employment Law

Law of the Sea

Transportation Law

Environmental Law

Law & Society

Trials

Evidence

Law of War

Women

 

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Animal Law

 

Francione, Gary L. and Robert Garner. The animal rights debate: abolition or regulation? HV4708 .F727 2010

 

Milligan, Tony. Beyond animal rights: food, pets and ethics. HV4708 .M55 2010

 

Arts & Literature

 

DVD: Law abiding citizen. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Audio CD: Deaccessioning: collection cure or viral sale? Permanent Reserve/AV AM133 .A44 2010

 

Brown, Peter Megargee. Figure it out: a guide to wisdom. Popular Reading Collection BJ1581.2 .B718 2010

 

Fallon, Richard H. Stubborn as a mule. Popular Reading Collection PS3606 .A447 S78x 2009

 

Grisham, John. The confession. Popular Reading Collection PS3557 .R5355 C66 2010

 

Ishiguro, Kazuo. Never let me go. Popular Reading Collection PR6059 .S5 N48 2006

 

Marrero-Fente, Raul. Bodies, texts, and ghosts: writing on literature and law in colonial Latin America. PQ7081 .M361423 2010

 

Muller, Melissa and Monika Tatzkow. Lost lives, lost art: Jewish collectors, Nazi art theft, and the quest for justice. N8795.3 .E85 M8513 2010

 

Biography

 

Dillon, Patrick and Carl M. Cannon. Circle of greed: the spectacular rise and fall of the lawyer who brought corporate America to its knees. Popular Reading Collection KF373 .L46 D55 2010

 

Gunther, Gerald. Learned Hand: the man and the judge. 2nd edition. KF373 .H3 G76 2011

 

Moran, Gerald Paul. John Chipman Gray: the Harvard Brahmin of property law. KF368 .G73 M67 2010

 

Schroth, Raymond A. Bob Drinan: the controversial life of the first Catholic priest elected to Congress. Popular Reading Collection E840.8 .D75 S37 2011

 

Thornburgh, Dick. Where the evidence leads: an autobiography. Popular Reading Collection KF373 .T56 A3 2010

 

Wilkie, Curtis. The fall of the house of Zeus: the rise and ruin of America's most powerful trial lawyer. Popular Reading Collection KF373 .S342 W55 2010

 

Civil Rights

 

Gibbs, Jesulon S. R. Student speech on the Internet: the role of First Amendment protections. KF4150 .G49 2010

 

Greenberg, Ivan. The dangers of dissent: the FBI and civil liberties since 1965. HV8144 .F43 G74 2010

 

Weitz, Mark A. The Sleepy Lagoon murder case: race discrimination and Mexican-American rights. KF224 .S49 W45 2010

 

Commercial Law

 

Baamir, Abdulrahman Yahya. Sharia law in commercial and banking arbitration: law and practice in Saudi Arabia. KMT1829 .B33 2010

 

Dalhuisen, J. H. Dalhuisen on transnational comparative, commercial, financial, and trade law. Vol. 2. Contract and movable property law. K1005 .D35 2010 v.2

 

Hession, John M., editor. Financing a Massachusetts business. KFM2614 .A1 F66 2010

 

Kroes, Quinten R., editor. E-business law of the European Union. 2nd edition. KJE2045 .E1227 2010

 

Computer Law

 

Lastowka, F. Gregory. Virtual justice: the new laws of online worlds. K564 .C6 L374 2010

 

Constitutional Law

 

Chemerinsky, Erwin. The conservative assault on the constitution. KF4550 .C426 2010

 

Dorf, Michael C. Constitutional law. KF4550 .D598 2010

 

Hirschl, Ran. Constitutional theocracy. K3280 .H57 2010

 

Jacobsohn, Gary J. Constitutional identity. K3165 .J333 2010

 

Klug, Heinz. The constitution of South Africa: a contextual analysis. KTL2070 .K55 2010

 

Krisch, Nico. Beyond constitutionalism: the pluralist structure of postnational law. K3165 .K754 2010

 

Rich, William J. Modern constitutional law. 3rd edition. Vols. 1-3. KF4550 .R53 2011

 

Savage, James A. Jim Garrison's Bourbon Street brawl: the making of a First Amendment milestone. KF224. G3775 S38 2010

 

Tushnet, Mark V. Why the Constitution matters. KF4550 .T873 2010

 

Contracts

 

Lookofsky, Joseph M. and Ketilbjorn Hertz. EU-PIL: European Union private international law in contract and tort. KJE1640 .L66 2009

 

Corporations

 

Thompson, Samuel C. Mergers, acquisitions, and tender offers: law and strategies: corporate, securities, taxation, antitrust, cross border. Vols. 1-4. KF1477 .T483

 

Courts

 

Hurl, Ryan. Judicial power and institutional constraints: a comparison of Canadian and American courts. K3367 .H87 2010

 

Silver, Derigan Almond. National security in the courts: the need for secrecy vs. the requirement of transparency. KF4774 .S57 2010

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Bloom, Robert M. Cases on criminal procedure. KF9619.85 .B584 2011

 

Chemerinsky, Erwin. Criminal procedure: adjudication. KF9619 .C482 2008

 

McAleer, G. J. To kill another: homicide and natural law. K5171 .M34 2010

 

Death Penalty

 

Lane, Charles. Stay of execution: saving the death penalty from itself. HV8699 .U5L366 2010

 

Education Law

 

DelFattore, Joan. Knowledge in the making: academic freedom and free speech in America's schools and universities. KF4124.5 .D45 2010

 

Dodd, Victoria J. Practical education law for the twenty-first century. 2nd edition. KF4119 .D63 2010

 

Employment Law

 

Malsberger, Brian M. Covenants not to compete: a state-by-state survey. Vols. 1-3. 7th edition. KF3463 .M347 2010

 

Environmental Law

 

Davis, Todd S. and Scott A. Sherman, editors. Brownfields: a comprehensive guide to redeveloping contaminated property. 3rd edition. KF3946 .Z95 B76 2010

 

Reitze, Arnold W. Air pollution control and climate change mitigation law. 2nd edition. KF3812 .R448 2010

 

Wold, Chris, David Hunter and Melissa Powers. Climate change and the law. K3593 .W65 2009

 

Evidence

 

Headley, James E. and Corey Osborn. Confidence in the courtroom: understanding the federal rules of evidence. KF8935 .H43 2010

 

Kaye, D. H., David E. Bernstein and Jennifer L. Mnookin. The new Wigmore: a treatise on evidence: expert evidence. 2nd edition. KF8935 .W554 K39 2011

 

Food & Drug Law

 

Garde, Amandine. EU law and obesity prevention. RC628 .G37 2010

 

Foreign Law

 

Blair, Alasdair. The European Union since 1945. 2nd edition. JN30 .B62 2010

 

Dezalay, Yves and Bryant G. Garth. Asian legal revivals: lawyers in the shadow of empire. KM50 .D49 2010

 

Liang, Huixing, editor. The draft civil code of the People's Republic of China: English translation. KNQ500 .D73 2010

 

Mau, Stephen D. Tort law in Hong Kong: an introductory guide. KNQ9320.4 .M39 2010

 

Sapio, Flora, editor. Sovereign power and the law in China. HV9960 .C53 S68 2010

 

Ward, Samantha Snow and Corinne Cooper. The ABA Spanish legal phrasebook. Reference Area K52 .S6 W37 2010

 

Young, Simon N.M. Hong Kong basic law bibliography. KNR171 .A12 Y68 2006

 

History

 

Harrold, Stanley. Border war: fighting over slavery before the Civil War. E449 .H2985 2010

 

Lubet, Steven. Fugitive justice: runaways, rescuers, and slavery on trial. KF221 .P6 L83 2010

 

Miller, Robert J., Jacinta Ruru, Larissa Behrendt and Tracey Lindberg. Discovering indigenous lands: the doctrine of discovery in the English colonies. KD5025 .D57 2010

 

Van Cleve, George. A slaveholders' union: slavery, politics, and the constitution in the early American Republic. E446 .V36 2010

 

Human Rights

 

Hayden, Patrick. The philosophy of human rights. JC571 .H358 2001

 

Mole, Nuala and Catherine Meredith. Asylum and the European Convention on Human Rights. KJC5202 .M65 2010

 

Sheppard, Colleen. Inclusive equality: the relational dimensions of systemic discrimination in Canada. KE4410 .S54 2010

 

Immigration Law

 

Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and regulations = Loi sur l'immigration et la protection des refugies et reglements. 2011. KE4454 .A315 A1938

 

Rygiel, Kim. Globalizing citizenship. JF801 .R94 2010

 

Insurance Law

 

Pasich, Kirk A. Complex insurance coverage litigation handbook. KF1189.5 .C66 2010

 

Rutkin, Alan S. and Robert Tugander, editors. The reference handbook on the comprehensive general liability policy. KF1215 .R428 2010

 

Intellectual Property

 

Herrington, TyAnna K. Intellectual property on campus: students' rights and responsibilities. KF2979 .H469 2010

 

Zaby, Alexandra. The decision to patent. T211 .Z33 2010

 

International Law

 

Mendes, Errol. Peace and justice at the International Criminal Court: a court of last resort. KZ6311 .M46 2010

 

Portmann, Roland. Legal personality in international law. KZ3910 .P67 2010

 

Judges

 

Feldman, Noah. Scorpions: the battles and triumphs of FDR's great Supreme Court justices. Popular Reading Collection KF8744 .F45 2010

 

Jurisprudence

 

Barden, Garrett. and Tim Murphy. Law and justice in community. K370 .B367 2010

 

Greenawalt, Kent. Legal interpretation: perspectives from other disciplines and private texts. K296 .G734 2010

 

Solan, Lawrence. The language of statutes: laws and their interpretation. K290 .S65 2010

 

Juveniles

 

Bernard, Thomas J. and Megan C. Kurlychek. The cycle of juvenile justice. 2nd edition. HV9065 .B47 2010

 

Buck, Trevor, Alisdair A. Gillespie, Lynne Ross and Sarah Sargent. International child law. 2nd edition. K639 .B83 2011

 

Sullivan, Irene H. Raised by the courts: one judge's insight into juvenile justice. HV7428 .S86 2010

 

Labor Law

 

Kearns, Ellen C., editor. The Fair Labor Standards Act. 2nd edition. KF3484.581938 .A2 2010

 

Land Use Planning

 

Graham, Nicole. Lawscape: property, environment, law. K3534 .G73 2011

 

Law of the Sea

 

Rothwell, Donald and Tim Stephens. The international law of the sea. KZA1145 .R68 2010

 

Law & Society

 

Clark, Philip. The Gacaca courts, post-genocide justice and reconciliation in Rwanda: justice without lawyers. KTD454 .C57 2010

 

Leib, Ethan J. Friend v. friend: the transformation of friendship and what the law has to do with it. HM1161 .L45 2011

 

Law of War

 

Corten, Olivier. The law against war: the prohibition on the use of force in contemporary international law. KZ6385 .C6813 2010

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Beazley, Mary Beth. A practical guide to appellate advocacy. 3rd edition. KF251 .B42 2010

 

Fajans, Elizabeth and Mary R. Falk. Scholarly writing for law students: seminar papers, law review notes and law review competition papers. KF250 .F35 2011

 

Porter, Stanley E. Inking the deal: a guide for successful academic publishing. Professional Collection Z286 .S37 P67 2010

 

Legal Education

 

Ariens, Michael S. Law school: getting in, getting out, getting on. KF283 .A75 2010

 

Bloch, Frank S., editor. The global clinical movement: educating lawyers for social justice. K103 .S63 G56 2011

 

Miller, Nelson. A law student's guide: legal education's knowledge, skills, and ethics dimensions. KF283 .M548 2010

 

Walton, Kimm Alayne and Lazar Emanuel. Strategies & tactics for the first year law student: maximize your grades. KF283 .W35 2010

 

Legal History

 

Blumberg, Phillip I. Repressive jurisprudence in the early American republic: the First Amendment and the legacy of English law. KF9397 .B58 2010

 

Holmes, Oliver Wendell. The annotated common law. K588 .H65 2010

 

Magna Charta cum statutis quae Antiqua vocanturů Rare Books KD130 1215 .M342 1556

 

Legal Profession

 

Henry, Deborah Epstein. Law & reorder: legal industry solutions for restructure, retention, promotion & work/life balance. KF315 .H46 2010

 

Kimbro, Stephanie L. Virtual law practice: how to deliver legal services online. KF320 .A9 K56 2010

 

Schmedemann, Deborah A. Thorns and roses: lawyers tell their pro bono stories. KF336 .S36 2010

 

Libraries

 

Doucett, Elisabeth. What they don't teach you in library school. Professional Collection Z665 .D685 2011

 

Medical Law

 

Cantor, Norman L. After we die: the life and times of the human cadaver. K564 .H8 C36 2010

 

Politics & Government

 

How Congress works. 4th edition. JK1021 .H69 2008

 

Howard, Dick. The primacy of the political: a history of political thought from the Greeks to the French & American revolutions. JA81 .H648 2010

 

Zelden, Charles L. Bush v. Gore: exposing the hidden crisis in American democracy. Abridged and updated edition. KF5074.2 .Z445 2010

 

Property

 

Falby, Bruce E., editor. Massachusetts real estate liens. 2nd edition. KFM2576 .L5 M37 2010

 

Mau, Stephen D. Property law in Hong Kong: an introductory guide. KNQ9317.3 .M38 2010

 

Religion

 

Ali, Kecia. Marriage and slavery in early Islam. KBP542.35 .A45 2010

 

Burnside, Jonathan P. God, justice, and society: aspects of law and legality in the Bible. BS680 .L33 B87 2011

 

Coughlin, John J. Canon law: a comparative study with Anglo-American legal theory. KB243 .C68 A33 2011

 

Fournier, Pascale. Muslim marriage in Western courts: lost in transplantation. KBP543.953 .F68 2010

 

Hallaq, Wael B. Sharia: theory, practice, transformations. KBP144 .H356 2009

 

Johnson, Douglas F. Freedom of religion: Locke v. Davey and state Blaine Amendments. KF4865 .J63 2010

 

Marcus, Kenneth L. Jewish identity and civil rights in America. E184.36 .E84 M37 2010

 

Ogilvie, M. H. Religious institutions and the law in Canada. 3rd edition. KF4483 .C3 O34 2010

 

Porter, Jean. Ministers of the law: a natural law theory of legal authority. BR115 .L28 P67 2010

 

Warnock, Mary. Dishonest to God. BJ47 .W37 2010

 

Weiss, Max. In the shadow of sectarianism: law, Shiism, and the making of modern Lebanon. DS80.55 .S54 W45 2010

 

Social Welfare

 

Bogart, W. A. Permit but discourage: regulating excessive consumption. K3700 .B64 2011

 

Taxation

 

Jin, Chaowu. The regulatory environment of Chinese taxation. KNQ3558 .J56

2009

 

RIA's complete analysis of the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010, RIC modernization, and other late 2010 tax provisions: with Code sections as amended and Committee reports. KF6276.6201 .A2 2011

 

Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010. KF6276.6201 .A2 2010

 

Terrorism

 

Blum, Gabriella and Philip B. Heymann. Laws, outlaws, and terrorists: lessons from the War on Terrorism. HV6432 .B58 2010

 

Trade Regulation

 

Daintith, Terence. Finders keepers? how the law of capture shaped the world oil industry. K3915 .D35 2010

 

Transportation Law

 

Reiff, Robert S. Drunk driving and related vehicular offenses. 5th edition. KF2231 .R45 2010

 

Trials

 

Johnson, Scott Patrick. Trials of the century: an encyclopedia of popular culture and the law. Reference Area KF220 .J64 2011

 

Starr, Douglas P. The killer of little shepherds: a true crime story and the birth of forensic science. Popular Reading Collection KJV131 .V33 S73 2010

 

Women

 

Jolly, Stellina. Law, technology and women: challenges and opportunities. HQ1236 .J65 2010