NEW BOOKS added January 2012


Boston College Law Library

 

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Administrative Law

Immigration Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Arts & Literature

Indian Law

Products Liability

Bankruptcy

Intellectual Property

Professional Ethics

Biography

International Law

Science & Technology

Constitutional Law

Judges

Securities Law

Economics

Jurisprudence

Terrorism

Estate Planning & Probate

Law of War

Trials

Health Law

Legal History

Women

History

Legal Profession

 

 

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Administrative Law

 

Rose-Ackerman, Susan and Peter L. Lindseth, editors. Comparative administrative law. K3400 .C655 2010

 

Arts & Literature

 

DVD: The good wife. Season 1. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD: The good wife. Season 2. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Bauby, Jean-Dominique. The diving bell and the butterfly: a memoir of life in death. RC388.5 .B39513 1998

 

Bankruptcy

 

Nathan, Bruce S. and Scott Cargill. Trade creditor remedies manual: trade creditors' rights under the UCC and the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. KF1524.85 .N382 2011

 

Biography

 

Leary, Margaret A. Giving it all away: the story of William W. Cook & his Michigan Law Quadrangle. KF368 .C648 L43 2011

 

Constitutional Law

 

De Burca, G. and J. H. H. Weiler, editors. The worlds of European constitutionalism. KJE4445 .W67 2011

 

Thornhill, Chris. A sociology of constitutions: constitutions and state legitimacy in historical-sociological perspective. K3161 .T486 2011

 

Economics

 

Johnston, David. Free lunch: how the wealthiest Americans enrich themselves at government expense (and stick you with the bill). HC110 .S9 J64 2007

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

Hader, Cheryl E. Estate planning & Chapter 14: understanding the special valuation rules. KF6572 .H33 2011

 

Health Law

 

Nather, David. The new health care system: everything you need to know. KF3605 .A328201 A2 2010

 

History

 

White, Sam. The climate of rebellion in the early modern Ottoman Empire. QC903.2 .T87 W44 2011

 

Zunz, Olivier. Philanthropy in America: a history. HV91 .Z86 2012

 

Immigration Law

 

Feldman, Gregory. The migration apparatus: security, labor, and policymaking in the European Union. JV7590 .F455 2012

 

Indian Law

 

Schwartz, April and Mary Jo B. Hunter. United States tribal courts directory. 4th edition. KF8224 .C6 S39 2011

 

Intellectual Property

 

Albert, G. Peter. Intellectual property law in cyberspace. 2nd edition. KF3095 .A77 2011

 

Palfrey, John G. Intellectual property strategy. HD53 .P35 2012

 

Partridge, Mark V. B. and Phillip Barengolts. Trademark and copyright litigation: forms and practice. KF2983 .P37 2011

 

International Law

 

Aspremont, Jean d'. Formalism and the sources of international law: a theory of the ascertainment of legal rules. KZ3410 .A85 2011

 

Muller, Sam and Sidney Richards, editors. Highest courts and globalisation. K2123 .H538 2010

 

Judges

 

Lee, H. P., editor. Judiciaries in comparative perspective. K2146 .J855 2011

 

Jurisprudence

 

Fleming, James E., editor. Getting to the rule of law. K3171 .G48 2011

 

Law of War

 

Pedrozo, Raul A. "Pete" and Daria P. Wollschlaeger, editors. International law and the changing character of war. KZ6563 .I58 v.87 (2011)

 

Legal History

 

Barton, R. T., editor. Virginia colonial decisions. KFV2445 .A19 1728

 

Duncan, A. A. M., editor. Scottish formularies. KDC291 .S28 2011

 

Legal Profession

 

Lefstein, Norman. Securing reasonable caseloads: ethics and law in public defense. KF9646 .L44 2011

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Clapp, James E., editor. Lawtalk: the unknown stories behind familiar legal expressions. KF156 .L39 2011

 

Products Liability

 

Bruggemeier, Gert. Modernising civil liability law in Europe, China, Brazil and Russia: texts and commentaries. K579 .L5 B78 2011

 

Professional Ethics

 

Coquillette, Daniel R. Real ethics for real lawyers. 2nd edition. KF306 .A4 C66 2012

 

Science & Technology

 

Sartor, Giovanni, editor. Legislative XML for the semantic web: principles, models, standards for document management. K87 .L44 2011

 

Securities Law

 

Davis, Harry S., editor. Insider trading law and compliance answer book, 2011-12. KF1073 .I5 I574 2011

 

Terrorism

 

Ferraro, Nicholas A., editor. Legal and trial issues stemming from the War on Terror. KF9430 .A25 2010

 

Roach, Kent. The 9/11 effect: comparative counter-terrorism. HV6432.7 .R57 2011

 

Trials

 

DVD: Gideon's trumpet. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Ashton, Jeff. Imperfect justice: prosecuting Casey Anthony. KF224 .A58 A84 2011

 

Ginger, Ann Fagan. Landmark cases left out of your textbooks: herein restored by the original lawyers & litigants and by Meiklejohn legal interns. KF4749 .L363 2006

 

Women

 

Ni Aolain, Fionnuala, Dina Francesca Haynes and Naomi Cahn. On the frontlines: gender, war, and the post-conflict process. JZ6405 .W66 N5 2011

 

Spectorsky, Susan A. Women in classical Islamic law: a survey of the sources. KBP526.3 .S68 2010