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Administrative Law

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Arts & Literature

Health Law

Medical Law

Banking & Finance

History

Politics & Government

Biography

Human Rights

Practice & Procedure

Civil Rights

Immigration Law

Professional Ethics

Constitutional Law

Indian Law

Property

Contracts

Intellectual Property

Religion

Corporations

International Law

Securities Law

Courts

International Trade

Sexuality & the Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Judges

Space Law

Economics

Jurisprudence

Terrorism

Education Law

Juveniles

Trade Regulation

Elder Law

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Trials

Environmental Law

Law of War

Trusts

Evidence

Legal Analysis & Writing

Women

Food & Drug Law

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Administrative Law

 

Anthony, Gordon, editor. Values in global administrative law. K3400 .A6 V35 2011

 

 

Arts & Literature

 

Felch, Jason and Ralph Frammolino. Chasing Aphrodite: the hunt for looted antiquities at the world's richest museum. CC135 .F46 2011

 

Banking & Finance

 

Schaeken Willemaers, Gaetane. The EU issuer-disclosure regime: objectives and proposals for reform. KJE2468 .S33 2011

 

Biography

 

Campbell, Arthur W. Trial & error: the education of a freedom lawyer: prose poems. PS3553 .A4387 T75 2007

 

Edwards, Michael and Mark Walsh. More than a lawyer: Robert Chanin, the National Education Association, and the fight for public education, employee rights, and social justice. KF373 .C3884 E39 2010

 

Ybarra, Bob. My demons were real: constitutional lawyer Joseph Calamia's journey. KF373 .C325 Y33 2010

 

Civil Rights

 

Hepple, Bob. Equality: the new legal framework. KD4095 .H47 2011.

 

Nunns, Stephen. Acting up: free speech, pragmatism, and American performance in the late 20th century. KF4772 .N858 2011

 

Schiek, Dagmar and Anna Lawson, editors. European Union non-discrimination law and intersectionality: investigating the triangle of racial, gender and disability discrimination. KJE5142 .E839 2011

 

Constitutional Law

 

Balkin, Jack M. Constitutional redemption: political faith in an unjust world. KF4550 .B256 2011

 

Kaczyński, Piotr Maciej. The Treaty of Lisbon: a second look at the institutional innovations. KJE4443.32007 .T74 2010

 

Magliocca, Gerard N. The tragedy of William Jennings Bryan: constitutional law and the politics of backlash. KF4541 .M273 2011

 

Tomkovicz, James J. Constitutional exclusion: the rules, rights, and remedies that strike the balance between freedom and order. KF4765 .T66 2011

 

Contracts

 

Hondius, Ewoud and Hans Christoph Grigoleit. Unexpected circumstances in European contract law. KJC1597 .U64 2011

 

Liu, Qiao. Anticipatory breach. KD1600 .L58 2011

 

Corporations

 

Barkow, Anthony S. and Rachel E. Barkow, editors. Prosecutors in the boardroom: using criminal law to regulate corporate conduct. KF9351 .P76 2011

 

Courts

 

Calhoun, Emily M. Losing twice: harms of indifference in the Supreme Court. KF8748 .C25 2011

 

O'Brien, David M. Storm center: the Supreme Court in American politics. KF8742 .O27 2011

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Darcy, Shane and Joseph Powderly, editors. Judicial creativity at the international criminal tribunals. KZ7230 .J83 2010

 

Henning, Peter J. and Lee J. Radek. The prosecution and defense of public corruption: the law and legal strategies. KF9409 .H46 2011

 

McNamara, Richard B. Criminal practice and procedure. 5th edition. KFN1280 .N48 v.1-2A 2010

 

Pikes, Georgios. The Rome Statute for the International Criminal Court: analysis of the statute, the rules of procedure and evidence, the regulations of the court and supplementary instruments. KZ7288 .P55 2010

 

Sadat, Leila Nadya, editor. Forging a convention for crimes against humanity. KZ7180 .F67 2011

 

Schabas, William A. An introduction to the International Criminal Court. KZ7312 .S33 2011

 

Economics

 

Greene, Rebecca E., editor. The newspaper industry and journalism in transition. KF2750 .N45 2010

 

Litan, Robert E., editor. Handbook on law, innovation and growth. K487 .E3 H35 2011

 

Sauvant, Karl P. and Karl P. Sauvant, editors. The evolving international investment regime: expectations, realities, options. K3829.8 .C648 2007

 

Education Law

 

Garben, Sacha. EU higher education law: the Bologna Process and harmonization by stealth. KJE6313 .G37 2011

 

Elder Law

 

Palamino, Jamie N. The Older Americans Act: provisions, funding, and programs. KF3737 .A25 2011

 

Environmental Law

 

Kaiser, Gordon E. and Bob Heggie, editors. Energy law and policy. KF2120 .E54 2011

 

Maysilles, Duncan. Ducktown smoke: the fight over one of the south's greatest environmental disasters. KF1298 .M39 2011

 

Evidence

 

Bex, Floris J. Arguments, stories and criminal evidence: a formal hybrid theory. K5465 .B49 2011

 

Food & Drug Law

 

Pharmaceutical industry antitrust handbook. KF3885 .P53 2009

 

Foreign Law

 

Al-Dawoody, Ahmed. The Islamic law of war: justifications and regulations. KBP2416 .A42 2011

 

Bearman, P.J., Wolfhart Heinrichs, Bernard G. Weiss, editors. The law applied: contextualizing the Islamic Shari'a: a volume in honor of Frank E. Vogel. KBP50 .L389 2008

 

Emon, Anver M. Islamic natural law theories. KBP440.3 .E48 2010

 

Koch, Henning, editor. Europe: the new legal realism: essays in honour of Hjalte Rasmussen. KJE4445 .E955 2010

 

Whyte, John D., editor. Moving toward justice: legal traditions and Aboriginal justice. KE7708 M68 2008

 

Health Law

 

Healy, Judith. Improving health care safety and quality: reluctant regulators. K3601 .H43 2011

 

History

 

Brett, Annabel S. Changes of state: nature and the limits of the city in early modern natural law. JC11 .B748 2011

 

Downey, Arthur T. Civil War lawyers: constitutional questions, courtroom dramas, and the men behind them. KF366 .D69 2010

 

Gagarin, Michael, editor. Speeches from Athenian law. K181 .S68 2011

 

Parker, Kunal M. Common law, history, and democracy in America, 1790-1900: legal thought before modernism. KF395 .P37 2011

 

Human Rights

 

Bado, Arsene Brice. Dignity across borders: forced migration and christian social ethics. HV640 .B33 2011

 

Cotter, Anne-Marie Mooney. Culture clash: an international legal perspective on ethnic discrimination. K3242 .C678 2011

 

Guild, Elspeth, Sergio Carrera and Alejandro Eggenschwiler, editors. The Area of Freedom, Security and Justice ten years on: successes and future challenges under the Stockholm Programme. KJE3655 .A73 2010

 

McInerney-Lankford, Siobhan, Mac Darrow, and Lavanya Rajamani. Human rights and climate change: a review of the international legal dimensions. K3585.5 .M37 2011

 

Odello, Marco and Sofia Cavandoli, editors. Emerging areas of human rights in the 21st century: the role of the universal declaration of human rights. K3240 .E46 2011

 

Rabben, Linda. Give refuge to the stranger: the past, present, and future of sanctuary. K3268.3 .R33 2011

 

Sedley, Stephen. Ashes and sparks: essays on law and justice. KD358 .S43 2011

 

Thomas, Robert. Administrative justice and asylum appeals: a study of tribunal adjudication. KD4142 .T56 2011

 

Williams, Huw Lloyd. On Rawls, development and global justice: the freedom of peoples. JZ1242 .W55 2011

 

Zimmermann, Andreas, editor. The 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees and its 1967 Protocol: a commentary. K3230 .R45 A325 2010

 

Immigration Law

 

Sawyer, Caroline and Brad K. Blitz, editors. Statelessness in the European Union: displaced, undocumented, unwanted. KJC6050 .S73 2011

 

Indian Law

 

Klopotek, Brian. Recognition odysseys: indigeneity, race, and federal tribal recognition policy in three Louisiana Indian communities. KFL505 .K567 2011

 

Intellectual Property

 

Battle, Carl W. The patent guide: a friendly guide to protecting and profiting from patents. KF3114.6 .B38 1997

 

Bernier, Louise.  Justice in genetics: intellectual property and human rights from a cosmopolitan liberal perspective. QH438.7 .B47 2010

 

Boateng, Boatema. The copyright thing doesn't work here: Adinkra and Kente cloth and intellectual property in Ghana. KRX1115 .B63 2011

 

Fawcett, James J. and  Paul Torremans. Intellectual property and private international law. KD685 .I54 F39 2011

 

Helfer, Laurence R. and Graeme W. Austin. Human rights and intellectual property: mapping the global interface. K1401 .A98 2011

 

Ho, Cynthia M. Access to medicine in the global economy: international agreements on patents and related rights. K1519 .D78 H6 2011

 

Judge, Elizabeth F. and Daniel J. Gervais. Intellectual property: the law in Canada. KE2779 .J83 2011

 

Kur, Annette and Marianne Levin, editors. Intellectual property rights in a fair world trade system: proposals for reform of TRIPS. K1401 .I5657 2011

 

Leland, Caryn R. Licensing art & design. KF3086 .L45 1995

 

Luginbuhl, Stefan. European patent law: towards a uniform interpretation. KJC2725 .L84 2011

 

Matthews, Duncan. Intellectual property, human rights and development: the role of NGOs and social movements. K1401 .M38 2011

 

Wilson, Lee. The copyright guide: a friendly handbook to protecting and profiting from copyrights. KF2995 .W475 2003

 

International Law

 

Egede, Edwin. Africa and the deep seabed regime: politics and international law of the common heritage of mankind. KZ1323 .E44 2011

 

Nollkaemper, Andre. National courts and the international rule of law. K302 .N65 2011

 

Schmitt, Carl. The nomos of the earth in the international law of the Jus Publicum Europaeum. KZ1242 .S3613 2003

 

Skoutaris, Nikos. The Cyprus Issue: the four freedoms in a member State under siege. KJN232.5 .S56 2011

 

International Trade

 

Johnstone, Ian. The power of deliberation: international law, politics and organizations. KZ3410 .J64 2011

 

McGrady, Benn. Trade and public health: the WTO, tobacco, alcohol, and diet. K4610 .M39 2011

 

Potter, Pitman B. and Ljiljana Biukovic, editors. Globalization and local adaptation in international trade law. KNC842 .G56 2011

 

Rosenow, Sheri and Brian J. O'Shea. A handbook on the WTO customs valuation agreement. K4640 .A66 R67 2010

 

Judges

 

Gerber, Scott Douglas. A distinct judicial power: the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787. KF8775 .G47 2011

 

Jurisprudence

 

Finnis, John. Natural law and natural rights. K460 .F57 2011

 

Kelman, Mark. The heuristics debate. K260 .K45 2011

 

Mussawir, Edward. Jurisdiction in Deleuze: the expression and representation of law. K230 .D439 M87 2011

 

Juveniles

 

The juvenile justice system. KF9779 .J88 2010

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

White, Mark D., editor. Retributivism: essays on theory and policy. K5103 .R48 2011

 

Law of War

 

Engeland, Anisseh van. Civilian or combatant?: a challenge for the 21st century. KZ6515 .E54 2011

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

LeClercq, Terri and Karin Mika. Guide to legal writing style. KF250 .L3913 2011

 

Sayler, Robert N. and Molly Bishop Shadel. Tongue-tied America: reviving the art of verbal persuasion. KF8915 .S39 2011

 

Legal Profession

 

Brooks, Robert A. Cheaper by the hour: temporary lawyers and the deprofessionalization of the law. KF299 .T46 B76 2011

 

Dezalay, Yves and Bryant G. Garth, editors. Lawyers and the rule of law in an era of globalization. K115 .L3878 2011

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Cryer, Robert Tamara Hervey, Bal Sokhi-Bulley with Alexandra Bohm. Research methodologies in EU and international law. KJE928 .C79 2011

 

Lomio, J. Paul, Henrik Spang-Hanssen and George D. Wilson. Legal research methods in a modern world: a coursebook. Professional Collection K85 .L657 2011

 

Medical Law

 

Foley, Elizabeth Price. The law of life and death. KF3827 .D4 F65 2011

 

Politics & Government

 

Staudt, Nancy. The judicial power of the purse: how courts fund national defense in times of crisis. KF6051 .S73 2011

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Frederick, Jeffrey T. Mastering voir dire and jury selection: gain an edge in questioning and selecting your jury. KF8979 .F73 2011

 

Professional Ethics

 

The law governing lawyers: national rules, standards, statutes, and state lawyer codes. KF306 .Z95 L38

 

Property

 

Ayotte, Kenneth Michael and Henry E. Smith, editors. Research handbook on the economics of property law. K720 .R47 2011

 

Religion

 

Fleishman, Joseph. Father-daughter relations in biblical law. KBM598 .F58 2011

 

Herman, Didi. An unfortunate coincidence: Jews, Jewishness, and English law. KD744 .J4 H47 2011

 

Laycock, Douglas. Religious liberty, volume 2. KF4783 .L39 2010

 

Mautner, Menachem. Law and the culture of Israel. KMK440 .M38 2011

 

Solanki, Gopika. Adjudication in religious family laws: cultural accommodation, legal pluralism, and gender equality in India. KNS540 .S64 2011

 

Securities Law

 

Akseli, N. Orkun. International secured transactions law: facilitation of credit and international conventions and instruments. K1100 .A947 2011

 

Riles, Annelise. Collateral knowledge: legal reasoning in the global financial markets. K1100 .R55 2011

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Jones, Jackie M., Anna Grear, Rachel Anne Fenton and Kim Stevenson, editors. Gender, sexualities and law. K644 .G459 2011

 

Zylan, Yvonne. States of passion: law, identity, and the social construction of desire. KF9325 .Z85 2011

 

Space Law

 

Abeyratne, Ruwantissa. Space security law. KZD3489 .A924 2011

 

Terrorism

 

Eyre, William. The Real ID Act: privacy and government surveillance. KF4791 .E97 2011

 

Trade Regulation

 

Blanke, Gordon and Philip Landolt, editors. EU and US antitrust arbitration: a handbook for practitioners. K3850 .E93 2011

 

Bolick, Clint. Death grip: loosening the law's stranglehold over economic liberty. KF1600 .B65 2011

 

Spencer, Elizabeth Crawford. The regulation of franchising in the new global economy. K3966 .S6963 2010

 

Trials

 

Kutnjak Ivkovic, Sanja and John Hagan. Reclaiming justice: the International Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and local courts. KZ1203 .A12 K88 2011

 

Martelle, Scott. The fear within: spies, Commies, and American democracy on trial. KF221 .C55 M37 2011

 

Morris, Irving. The rape case: a young lawyer's struggle for justice in the 1950s. KF224 .C87 M67 2011

 

Trusts

 

Lau, M. W. The economic structure of trusts. K795 .L38 2011

 

Women

 

Thomas, Tracy A. and Tracey Jean Boisseau, editors. Feminist legal history: essays on women and law. KF478 .F46 2011