NEW BOOKS added May 2011


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Administrative Law

Family Law

Legal Education

Animal Law

Foreign Law

Legal History

Arts & Literature

History

Legal Profession

Banking & Finance

Human Rights

Legislation

Biography

Immigration Law

Politics & Government

Civil Rights

Intellectual Property

Practice & Procedure

Commercial Law

International Law

Property

Constitutional Law

International Trade

Religion

Contracts

Jurisdiction

Science & Technology

Corporations

Jurisprudence

Sexuality & the Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Juveniles

Taxation

Dispute Resolution

Labor Law

Trade Regulation

Environmental Law

Law & Society

Trials

Evidence

Legal Analysis & Writing

Women

 

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Administrative Law

 

Besselink, Leonard, Frans Pennings and Sacha Prechal, editors. The eclipse of the legality principle in the European Union. KJE5640 .E25 2011

 

Buck, Trevor, Richard Kirkham and Brian Thompson. The ombudsman enterprise and administrative justice. KD4900 .B83 2011

 

Animal Law

 

Bowman, Michael, Peter Davies, and Catherine Redgwell. Lyster's international wildlife law. K3525 .B69 2010

 

Arts & Literature

 

Horowitz, Noah. Art of the deal: contemporary art in a global financial market. N8600 .H67 2011

 

Banking & Finance

 

Durkin, Thomas A. and Gregory Elliehausen. Truth in lending: theory, history, and a way forward. KF1040 .D87 2011

 

Garcia, Nicole A., editor. Banks, securities and the Volcker rule: background and issues. KF968.6 .B36 2011

 

Biography

 

Lauterpacht, Elihu. The life of Sir Hersch Lauterpacht, QC, FBA, LLD. KJJ110 .B33 L38 2010

 

Civil Rights

 

Anand, Sanjay. Essentials of the Dodd-Frank Act. KF969.58201 .A2 2011

 

Brandwein, Pamela. Rethinking the judicial settlement of Reconstruction. KF4757 .B655 2011

 

Leiter, William M. and Samuel Leiter. Affirmative action in antidiscrimination law and policy: an overview and synthesis. KF4755.5 .L45 2011

 

May, Larry. Global justice and due process. K3251 .M39 2011

 

Commercial Law

 

Fountoulakis, Christiana. Set-off defences in international commercial arbitration: a comparative analysis. K2238 .F68 2011

 

Constitutional Law

 

Boozari, Amirhassan. Shi'i jurisprudence and constitution: revolution in Iran. KMH2101 .B66 2011

 

Castella Andreu, Josep Ma and Marco Olivetti, editors. Nuevos estatutos y reforma del Estado: las experiencias de Espana e Italia a debate. KKT2050 .N8 2009

 

Lee, Cynthia, editor. The Fourth Amendment, searches and seizures: its constitutional history and the contemporary debate. KF9630 .F68 2011

 

Masterman, Roger. The separation of powers in the contemporary constitution: judicial competence and independence in the United Kingdom. KD4645 .M37 2011

 

Oliver, Dawn, Tony Prosser and Richard Rawlings, editors. The regulatory state: constitutional implications. KD3989 .R44 2010

 

Posner, Eric A. and Adrian Vermeule. The executive unbound: after the Madisonian republic. KF5050 .P67 2011

 

Smolla, Rodney A. The constitution goes to college: five constitutional ideas that have shaped the American university. KF4225 .S636 2011

 

Wert, Justin J. Habeas corpus in America: the politics of individual rights. KF9011 .W47 2011

 

Contracts

 

Alvik, Ivar. Contracting with sovereignty: state contracts and international arbitration. K2400 .A962 2011

 

Corporations

 

Varallo, Gregory V., Srinivas M. Raju and Michael D. Allen. Special committees: law and practice. KF1423 .V37 2011

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Garrett, Brandon. Convicting the innocent: where criminal prosecutions go wrong. KF9756 .G37 2011

 

Isaacs, Tracy and Richard Vernon, editors. Accountability for collective wrongdoing. K5301 .A923 2011

 

Jurdi, Nidal Nabil. The International Criminal Court and national courts: a contentious relationship. KZ6314 .J87 2011

 

King, Nancy J. and Joseph L. Hoffmann. Habeas for the twenty-first century :uses, abuses, and the future of the great writ. KF9011 .K56 2011

 

Shoemaker, Karl. Sanctuary and crime in the middle ages, 400-1500. KJ1010 .S54 2011

 

Wilson, Richard Ashby. Writing history in international criminal trials. K5301 W553 2011

 

Wolf, Willem-Jan van der, editor. Genocide and international criminal law. K5302 .G46 2010

 

Yaffe, Gideon. Attempts: in the philosophy of action and the criminal law. K5090 .Y34 2010

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Folberg, Jay and Dwight Golann. Lawyer negotiation: theory, practice, and law. KF9084 .F65 2011

 

Golann, Dwight and Jay Folberg. Mediation: the roles of advocate and neutral. KF9084 .G648 2011

 

Shaffer, Gregory C. and Ricardo Melendez-Ortiz, editors. Dispute settlement at the WTO: the developing country experience. K4610 .M45 2010

 

Environmental Law

 

Adeh, Ignatius. Corruption and environmental law: the case of the Niger Delta. KTA1012 .A93 2010

 

Higgins, Polly. Eradicating ecocide: laws and governance to prevent the destruction of our planet. K3585 .H54 2010

 

Milun, Kathryn. The political uncommons: the cross-cultural logic of the global commons. K3585 .M55 2011

 

Moya, Olga L. and Andrew L. Fono. Federal environmental law: the user's guide. KF3775 .M69 2011

 

Evidence

 

Khan, Karim A. A., Caroline Buisman and Christopher Gosnell, editors. Principles of evidence in international criminal justice. KZ7422 .P75 2010

 

Family Law

 

Strasser, Mark. Same-sex unions across the United States. KF539 .S775 2011

 

Foreign Law

 

Ahdar, Rex J. and Nicholas Aroney, editors. Shari'a in the West. KBP173.25 .S52 2010

 

Kelemen, R. Daniel. Eurolegalism: the transformation of law and regulation in the European Union. KJE947 .K45 2011

 

Laremont, Ricardo Rene. Islamic law and politics in Northern Nigeria. KTA469.5 .L37 2011

 

Mo, Jongryn and David W. Brady, editors. The rule of law in South Korea. KPA2020 .R85 2009

 

Mulcahy, Linda. Legal architecture: justice, due process and the place of law. KD7100 .M85 2011

 

Slapper, Gary. How the law works. KD661 .S584 2011

 

Vishanoff, David R. The formation of Islamic hermeneutics: how Sunni legal theorists imagined a revealed law. KBP285 .V57 2011

 

History

 

Kingsbury, Benedict and Benjamin Straumann, editors. The Roman foundations of the law of nations: Alberico Gentili and the justice of empire. KZ1242 .R66 2010

 

Nathan, Frederic S. Centurions in public service: particularly as presidents, supreme court justices & cabinet members. E176 .N38 2010

 

Sturges, Robert Stuart, editor. Law and Sovereignty in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. JC327 .L29 2011

 

Human Rights

 

Allen, Steve and Alexandra Xanthaki, editors. Reflections on the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. K3247 .R44 2011

 

Bates, Ed. The evolution of the European Convention on Human Rights: from its inception to the creation of a permanent court of human rights. KJC5138 .B38 2010

 

Christie, George C. Philosopher kings?: the adjudication of conflicting human rights and social values. K3240 .C4748 2011

 

Francioni, Francesco and Natalino Ronzitti, editors. War by contract: human rights, humanitarian law, and private contractors. KZ6471 .W37 2011

 

Ramcharan, Bertrand G. The fundamentals of international human rights treaty law. K3240 .R3548 2011

 

Tyagi, Yogesh. The UN Human Rights Committee: practice and procedure. K3241 .T93 2010

 

Immigration Law

 

Liu, Guofu. Chinese immigration law. KNQ3023 .L58 2011

 

Intellectual Property

 

Heath, Christopher and Anselm Kamperman Sanders, editors. Landmark intellectual property cases and their legacy: IEEM international intellectual property conferences. K1401 .A6 L36 2011

 

Lane, Eric L. Clean tech intellectual property: eco-marks, green patents and green innovation. KF2979 .L359 2011

 

McLeod, Kembrew and Peter DiCola. Creative license: the law and culture of digital sampling. KF3035 .M35 2011

 

Tehranian, John. Infringement nation: copyright 2.0 and you. KF2994 .T44 2011

 

International Law

 

Akram, Susan. International law and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict: a rights-based approach to Middle East peace. KZ4282 .I58 2011

 

Martinez Gutierrez, Norman A. Limitation of liability in international maritime conventions: the relationship between global limitation conventions and particular liability regimes. K1168 .M374 2011

 

 

Panke, Diana. The effectiveness of the European Court of Justice: why reluctant states comply. KJE5461 .P36 2010

 

Orlov, Vladimir. Introduction to business law in Russia. KLB78 .B87 O75 2011

 

Orford, Anne. International authority and the responsibility to protect. KZ6374 .O74 2011

 

Silverburg, Sanford R., editor. International law: contemporary issues and future developments. KZ3410 .I5792 2011

 

Westra, Laura. Globalization, violence and world governance. KZ1256 .W47 2011

 

Yarwood, Lisa. State accountability under international law: holding states accountable for a breach of jus cogens norm. KZ1261 .Y37 2011

 

International Trade

 

Broude, Tomer, Marc L. Busch and Amelia Porges. The politics of international economic law. K3943 .G653 2011

 

Kerr, William A. Conflict, chaos and confusion: the crisis in the international trading system. K3943 .K47 2010

 

Wold, Chris, Sanford Gaines and Greg Block. Trade and the environment: law and policy. K3943 .W648 2011

 

Jurisdiction

 

Amerasinghe, Chittharanjan F. International arbitral jurisdiction. KZ6115 .A46 2011

 

Maloy, Richard H. W. Subject-matter jurisdiction of U.S. district courts. KF8858 .M34 2010

 

Jurisprudence

 

Gordon, Robert W. and Morton J. Horwitz, editors. Law, society, and history: themes in the legal sociology and legal history of Lawrence M. Friedman. K376 .L388 2011

 

Llewellyn, Karl N. The theory of rules. K230 .L485 A37 2011

 

Swiffen, Amy. Law, ethics and the biopolitical. K247.6 .S93 2011

 

Tuori, Kaarlo. Ratio and voluntas: the tension between reason and will in law. K230 .T86 A37 2011

 

Juveniles

 

Wabwile, Michael Nyongesa. Legal protection of social and economic rights of children in developing countries: reassessing international cooperation and responsibility. K639.A41989 W33 2010

 

Labor Law

 

Casale, Giuseppe, editor. The employment relationship: a comparative overview. K1705 .E48 2011

 

Law & Society

 

Davis, Richard. Justices and journalists: the U.S. Supreme Court and the media. K487 .M43 D38 2011

 

Dayan, Joan. The law is a white dog: how legal rituals make and unmake persons. KF465 .D39 2011

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Edwards, Linda Holdeman. Legal writing and analysis. KF250 .E378 2011

 

Legal Education

 

Olson, Walter K. Schools for misrule: legal academia and an overlawyered America. KF272 .O474 2011

 

Legal History

 

Nadwī, Muammad Akram. Abū anīfah: his life, legal method and legacy. KBP300 .A272 N33 2010

 

Pearson, Ellen Holmes. Remaking custom: law and identity in the early American Republic. KF366 .P43 2011

 

Legal Profession

 

Cummings, Scott L. The Paradox of Professionalism: Lawyers and the Possibility of Justice. K117 .P366 2011

 

Legislation

 

Collins, Matthew. The law of defamation and the Internet. K930 .C65 2010

 

Politics & Government

 

Sifry, Micah L. Wikileaks and the age of transparency. JK1764 .S5479 2011

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Laycock, Douglas. The death of the irreparable injury rule. KF9010 .L39 1991

 

Property

 

Banner, Stuart. American property: a history of how, why, and what we own. KF562 .B36 2011

 

Dagan, anokh. Property: values and institutions. K720 .D34 2011

 

Fox O'Mahony, Lorna and James A. Sweeney, editors. The idea of home in law: displacement and dispossession. K738 .I34 2011

 

Religion

 

Sagafi-nejad, Nancy Black. Friends at the bar: a Quaker view of law, conflict resolution, and legal reform. KF4869 .Q83 S24 2011

 

West, Ellis M. The religion clauses of the First Amendment: guarantees of states' rights? KF4783 .W38 2011

 

Science & Technology

 

Orcutt, John L. and Hong Shen. Shaping China's innovative future: university technology transfer in transition. HC430 .T4 O73 2010

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Harding, Rosie. Regulating sexuality: legal consciousness in lesbian and gay lives. KD4097 .H37 2011

 

Knauer, Nancy J. Gay and lesbian elders: history, law, and identity politics in the United States. KF4754.5 .K59 2011

 

Mogul, Joey L., Andrea J. Ritchie and Kay Whitlock. Queer (in)justice: the criminalization of LGBT people in the United States. KF4754.5 .M64 2011

 

Taxation

 

Avi-Yonah, Reuven S., Nicola Sartori and Omri Marian. Global perspectives on income taxation law. K4505 .A94 2011

 

Trade Regulation

 

Bagwell, Kyle and Petros C. Mavroidis, editors. Preferential trade agreements: a law and economics analysis. K4600 .P74 2011

 

Foer, Albert A. and Jonathan W. Cuneo, editors. The international handbook on private enforcement of competition law. K3850 .I58 2010

 

Trials

 

Baugh, Joyce A. The Detroit school busing case: Milliken v. Bradley and the controversy over desegregation. KF228 .M55 B38 2011

 

Hoffer, Peter Charles. The free press crisis of 1800: Thomas Cooper's trial for seditious libel. KF223 .C653 H64 2011

 

Lipstadt, Deborah E. The Eichmann trial. KMK44 .E33 L57 2011

 

Malcolm, Janet. Iphigenia in Forest Hills: anatomy of a murder trial. KF225 .B67 M35 2011

 

Women

 

Edwards, Alice. Violence against women under international human rights law. K644 .E329 2011

 

Garcia, Venessa and Patrick McManimon. Gendered justice: intimate partner violence and the criminal justice system. HV6626 .G36 2011