NEW BOOKS added April 2011


Boston College Law Library

 

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Banking & Finance

Foreign Law

Legal History

Civil Rights

History

Legal Profession

Constitutional Law

Immigration Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Contracts

Intellectual Property

Military Law

Corporations

International Law

Organizations

Courts

International Trade

Property

Criminal Law & Procedure

Judges

Religion

Dispute Resolution

Labor Law

Science & Technology

Economics

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Taxation

Education Law

Law of the Sea

Terrorism

Environmental Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Women

Food & Drug Law

 

 

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Banking & Finance

 

Balala, Maha-Hanaan. Islamic finance and law: theory and practice in a globalized world. KBP940.2. B348 2011

 

Civil Rights

 

Basaran, Tugba. Security, law and borders: at the limits of liberties. JC571 .B3656 2010

 

Brown-Nagin, Tomiko. Courage to dissent: Atlanta and the long history of the civil rights movement. KF4757 .B76 2011

 

Goldstone, Lawrence. Inherently unequal: the betrayal of equal rights by the Supreme Court, 1865-1903. KF4757 .G655 2011

 

Constitutional Law

 

Barber, N.W. The constitutional state. K3169 .B3644 2010

 

Craig, Paul. The Lisbon Treaty: law, politics, and treaty reform. KJE 4443.32007 .C73 2010

 

Kristofer, Maria. In light of the people we speak: a progressive history of the First Amendment. KF4772 .K75 2010

 

Venter, Francois. Global features of constitutional law. K3165 .V46 2010

 

Contracts

 

Mayer, David N. Liberty of contract: rediscovering a lost constitutional right. KF801 .M29 2011

 

Corporations

 

Du Plessis, Jean Jacques, Anil Hargovan and Mirko Bagaric. Principles of contemporary corporate governance. K1327 .D8 2011

 

Courts

 

Milner, Aliza. Judicial clerkships: legal methods in motion. KF8771 .M55 2011

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Hallevy, Gabriel. A modern treatise on the principle of legality in criminal law. KF9201 .H254 M63 2010

 

Quirk, Hannah, Toby Seddon and Graham Smith, editors. Regulation and Criminal Justice: Innovations in Policy and Research. K5001 .R44 2010

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Hartley, Roger E. Alternative dispute resolution in civil justice systems. KFG560.3 .H37 2002

 

Economics

 

Posner, Richard A. Economic analysis of law. K487 .E3P67 2011

 

Education Law

 

Barendt, Eric. Academic freedom and the law: a comparative study. K3755 .B37 2010

 

Environmental Law

 

Barboza, Julio. The environment, risk and liability in international law. K579 .L5 B368 2010

 

Cramer, Benjamin W. Freedom of environmental information. KF4774 .C73 2011

 

Houck, Oliver A. Taking back Eden: eight environmental cases that changed the world. K3585 .H68 2010

 

Ramlogan, Rajendra. Sustainable development: towards a judicial interpretation. K3585 .R3578 2011

 

Skupien, Phyllis Lipka and Rita Ann Cicero, editors. 2010 Gulf Coast oil disaster: litigation and liability. KF1299 .H39 G85 2010

 

Food & Drug Law

 

Schneider, Susan A. Food, farming, and sustainability: readings in agricultural law. KF1682 .S36 2011

 

Williams, Elizabeth M. and Stephanie Jane Carter. The A-Z encyclopedia of food controversies and the law. KF3869 .W53 2011

 

Foreign Law

 

Forcese, Craig and Aaron Freeman. The laws of government: the legal foundations of Canadian democracy. KE4219 .F67 2011

 

Hanshaw, Mark E. Muslim and American: straddling Islamic law and U.S. justice. KBP69 .U6 H36 2010

 

Mulholland, Malcolm and Veronica Tawhai, editors. Weeping waters: the Treaty of Waitangi and constitutional change. KUQ354 .W44 2010

 

History

 

Lydon, Ghislaine. On Trans-Saharan trails: Islamic law, trade networks, and cross-cultural exchange in nineteenth-century Western Africa. HF3937 .L93 2009

 

Immigration Law

 

DVD: Tony & Janina's American wedding. Permanent Reserve/AV KF4842 .T66 2011

 

Intellectual Property

 

Ostergard, Robert L. The development dilemma: the political economy of intellectual property rights in the international system. K1401 .O84 2003

 

Pottage, Alain and Brad Sherman. Figures of invention: a history of modern patent law. KF3114 .P685 2010

 

International Law

 

Tzanakopoulos, Antonios. Disobeying the Security Council: countermeasures against wrongful sanctions. KZ6373 .T98 2011

 

International Trade

 

Conti, Joseph A. Between law and diplomacy: the social contexts of disputing at the World Trade Organization. K4610 .C66 2011

 

Judges

 

Peabody, Bruce, editor. The politics of judicial independence: courts, politics, and the public. KF8775 .P655 2011

 

Reilly, John. Bad medicine: a judge's struggle for justice in a First Nations community. KE416 R45 A3 2010

 

Sollenberger, Mitchel A. Judicial appointments and democratic controls. KF8776 .S685 2011

 

Labor Law

 

Dornbusch, Gregor, Ernst Fischermeier and Manfred Lowisch, editors. Fachanwaltskommentar Arbeitsrecht: Kompaktkommentar zum Arbeitsrecht. KK3854 2008

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Belbot, Barbara and Craig Hemmens. The legal rights of the convicted. KF9731 .B45 2010

 

Law of the Sea

 

Klein, Natalie. Maritime security and the law of the sea. KZA1145 .K58 2011

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Philpott, Don, editor. A guide to federal terms and acronyms. Reference Area JK421 .G84 2010

 

Slocum, Robin Wellford. Legal reasoning, writing, and other lawyering skills. 3rd edition. KF250 .S568 2011

 

Legal History

 

Gallison's reports: Reports of cases argued and determined in the Circuit Court of the United States, for the First Circuit. Rare Books KF117 1st .G35 1815

 

Manley, Walter W. The Supreme Court of Florida, 1917-1972. KFF512 .M358 2006

 

Prest, Wilfrid R. Blackstone as a barrister: Selden Society lecture delivered in Lincoln's Inn Old Hall, July 10th, 2007. KD621 .B55 P74 2010

 

Legal Profession

 

Vandevelde, Kenneth J. Thinking like a lawyer: an introduction to legal reasoning. K212 .V36 2011

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Dykes, Christopher C. International tax law: a legal research guide. K103 .T3 D95 2011

 

Military Law

 

Cerullo, John J. Minotaur: French military justice and the Aernoult-Rousset affair. KJV7568 .C47 2011

 

Organizations

 

Lane, Marc J. Social enterprise: empowering mission-driven entrepreneurs. HD60 .L326 2011

 

Property

 

Toman, Jiri. Cultural property in war: Improvement in protection: commentary on the 1999 Second Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict. K3791.A41954 A38 2009

 

Religion

 

Doe, Norman and Russell Sandberg, editors. Law and religion: new horizons. KD4100 .L39 2010

 

Ferrari, Silvio and Rinaldo Cristofori, editors. Law and religion in the 21st century: relations between states and religious communities. K3280 .L3933 2010

 

Jiang, Yonglin. The Mandate of Heaven and the Great Ming Code. KNN 33.J53 2011

 

Science & Technology

 

Freeman, Michael, editor. Law and neuroscience: current legal issues 2010. K346 .L39 2011

 

Kindregan, Charles P. and Maureen McBrien. Assisted reproductive technology: a lawyer's guide to emerging law and science. KF3830 .K56 2011

 

Taxation

 

Jansen, J.J.M., editor. Fiscal sovereignty of the member states in an internal market: past and future. KJE7105 .F57 2011

 

Terrorism

 

DVD: Out of the ashes: 9/11. Permanent Reserve/AV HV6432.7 .B47 2011

 

Hardy, Colleen E. The detention of unlawful enemy combatants during the war on terror. KF9430 .H37 2009

 

Women

 

Kornblut, Anne E. Notes from the cracked ceiling: Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin, and what it will take for a woman to win. HQ1236.5 .U6 K67 2009