NEW BOOKS added February 2012


Boston College Law Library

 

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Agency

Human Rights

Medical Law

Arts & Literature

Insurance Law

Military, War and Peace

Banking & Finance

Intellectual Property

Products Liability

Civil Rights

International Law

Professional Ethics

Comparative Law

International Trade

Property

Constitutional Law

Jurisprudence

Religion

Contracts

Juveniles

Science & Technology

Criminal Law & Procedure

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Securities Law

Dispute Resolution

Law & Society

Terrorism

Economics

Legal Education

Trade Regulation

Environmental Law

Legal History

Transportation Law

Family Law

Legal Profession

Trials

Foreign Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Women

History

Legislation

 

 

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Agency

 

Chopra, Samir and Laurence F. White. A legal theory for autonomous artificial agents. K917 .C475 2011

 

Arts & Literature

 

Ben-Dor, Oren, editor. Law and art: justice, ethics and aesthetics. K487 .A3 L394 2011

 

Banking & Finance

 

Hopkins, Bruce R., Virginia C. Gross, and Thomas J. Schenkelberg. Nonprofit law for colleges and universities: essential questions and answers for officers, directors, and advisors. KF4234 .H67 2011

 

Rogers, James Steven. The end of negotiable instruments: bringing payment systems law out of the past. KF957 .R63 2012

 

Civil Rights

 

Aspray, William and Philip Doty, editors. Privacy in America: interdisciplinary perspectives. KF1262 .A75 P754 2011

 

Hudson, David L. Let the students speak!: a history of the fight for free expression in American schools. KF4772 .H83 2011

 

Comparative Law

 

La Feria, Rita de and Stefan Vogenauer, editors. Prohibition of abuse of law: a new general principle of EU law? KJE5034 .P76 2011

 

Constitutional Law

 

Fisher, Louis. Defending Congress and the Constitution. KF4935 .F57 2011

 

Garnett, Richard W. and Andrew Koppelman, editors. First amendment stories. KF4558 1st .F57 2012

 

Inazu, John D. Liberty's refuge: the forgotten freedom of assembly. KF4778 .I53 2012

 

Kalt, Brian C. Constitutional cliffhangers: a legal guide for presidents and their enemies. KF5051 .K35 2012

 

Rijgersberg, Rudolf W. The state of interdependence: globalization, Internet, and constitutional governance. KZ1268 .R55 2010

 

Shepard, Jason M. Privileging the press: confidential sources, journalism ethics and the First Amendment. KF8959 .P7 S52 2011

 

Youn, Monica, editor. Money, politics, and the Constitution: beyond Citizens United. KF4920 .M663 2011

 

Contracts

 

Fannon, Nancy J., editor. The comprehensive guide to lost profits damages for experts and attorneys. KF836 .C66 2010

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Deigh, John and David Dolinko, editors. The Oxford handbook of philosophy of criminal law. K5018 .O96 2011

 

Gillespie, Alisdair. Child pornography: law and policy. KD8075 .G55 2011

 

Head, Michael. Crimes against the state: from treason to terrorism. K5250 .H43 2011

 

Klarman Michael, David Skeel, Carol Steiker, editors. The political heart of criminal procedure: essays on themes of William J. Stuntz. KF9619 .A2 P68 2012

 

Simester, A. P. and Andreas von Hirsch. Crimes, harms, and wrongs: on the principles of criminalization. K5018 .S574 2011

 

Stephenson, Kevin, Larissa Gray, Ric Power, Jean-Pierre Brun, Gabriele Dunker and Melissa Panjer, editors. Barriers to asset recovery. K5107 .B37 2011

 

Swart Bert, Alexander Zahar, and Goran Sluiter. The legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia. KZ1203 .A12 L438 2011

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Smeureanu, Ileana M. Confidentiality in international commercial arbitration. K2400 .S625 2011

 

Economics

 

Buckley, Ross P., editor. Debt-for-development exchanges: history and new applications. K3820 .D43 2011

 

Environmental Law

 

Glennon, Robert. Unquenchable: America's water crisis and what to do about it. TD223 .G578 2009

 

Kerbrat, Yann and Sandrine Maljean-Dubois, editors. The transformation of international environmental law. K3584.8 .T73 2011

 

Family Law

 

Gill, Aisha K. and Sundari Anitha. Forced marriage: introducing a social justice and human rights perspective. KD753 .F67 2011

 

Foreign Law

 

Annual Report on Development of Rule of Law in China. 2009-2010. KNQ2020 .A15 Z56

 

Fenrich, Jeanmarie and Paolo Galizzi, and Tracy E. Higgins. The future of African customary law. KQC99 .F88 2011

 

History

 

Armstrong, Lawrin and Julius Kirshner, editors. The politics of law in late medieval and Renaissance Italy: essays in honour of Lauro Martines. KKH5601.15 P65 2011

 

Havery, Richard O., editor. History of the Middle Temple. KD504 .M5 H57 2011

 

Human Rights

 

Christoffersen, Jonas and Mikael Rask Madsen, editors. The European Court of Human Rights between law and politics. KJC5138 .E918 2011

 

Dembour, Marie-Benedicte and Tobias Kelly, editors. Are human rights for migrants?: critical reflections on the status of irregular migrants in Europe and the United States. K3275 .A94 2011

 

Fredman, Sandra. Discrimination law. 2nd edition. K3242 .F73 2011

 

Newman, Dwight. Community and collective rights: a theoretical framework for rights held by groups. K3240 .N498 2011

 

Perlin, Michael L. International human rights and mental disability law: when the silenced are heard. K640 .P47 2012

 

Tan, Hsien-Li. The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights: institutionalising human rights in Southeast Asia. KNC572 .T36 2011

 

Weissbrodt, David S. and Mary Rumsey, editors. Vulnerable and marginalised groups and human rights. K3242 .V85 2011

 

Insurance Law

 

Goanos, Larry. Claims: made & reported. KF1164 .G62 2008

 

Intellectual Property

 

Craig, Carys. Copyright, communication and culture: towards a relational theory of copyright law. K1420.5 .C73 2011

 

International Law

 

Joerges, Christian and Josef Falke, editors. Karl Polanyi, globalisation and the potential of law in transnational markets. KZ1268 .K37 2011

 

Klager, Roland. 'Fair and equitable treatment' in international investment law. K2400 .K53 2011

 

Okimoto, Keiichiro. The distinction and relationship between jus ad bellum and jus in bello. KZ6368 .O395 2011

 

Orakhelashvili, Alexander, editor. Research handbook on the theory and history of international law. KZ1234 .R47 2011

 

Safferling, Christoph and Eckart Conze, editors. The Genocide Convention sixty years after its adoption. KZ7180 .G463 2010

 

International Trade

 

Joerges, Christian and Ernst-Ulrich Petersmann, editors. Constitutionalism, multilevel trade governance and international economic law. K3943 .C658 2011

 

Lee, Yong-Shik, Gary N. Norlick, Won-Mog Choi, and Tomer Broude, editors. Law and development perspective on international trade law. K3943 .L386 2011

 

Rai, Sheela. Recognition and regulation of safeguard measures under GATT/WTO. K4600 .R35 2011

 

Trebilcock, Michael J. Understanding trade law. K3943 .T723 2011

 

Jurisprudence

 

Allan, James. The vantage of law: its role in thinking about law, judging and bills of rights. K230 .A45 A34 2011

 

Isser, Deborah. Customary justice and the rule of law in war-torn societies. K282 .C87 2011

 

Marmor, Andrei and Scott Soames. Philosophical foundations of language in the law. K213 .P4934 2011

 

Morigiwa, Yasutomo, Michael Stolleis, and Jean-Louis Halperin, editors. Interpretation of law in the Age of Enlightenment: from the rule of the king to the rule of law. K290 .I574 2011

 

Schmitt, Carl. On the three types of juristic thought. K242 .S3613 2004

 

Sherwin, Richard K. Visualizing law in the age of the digital baroque: arabesques and entanglements. K230 .S535 A38 2011

 

Wagner, Anne and Le Cheng, editors. Exploring courtroom discourse: the language of power and control. K213 .E65 2011

 

Juveniles

 

Lamb, Michael E., David J. La Rooy, Lindsay C. Malloy, and Carmit Katz, editors. Children's testimony: a handbook of psychological research and forensic practice. 2nd edition. K2271.5 .C49 2011

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Arrigo, Bruce A., Heather Y. Bersot, and Brian G. Sellers. The ethics of total confinement: a critique of madness, citizenship, and social justice. K5077 .A97 2011

 

Law & Society

 

Steele, Jenny and Willem H. van Boom, editors. Mass justice: challenges of representation and distribution. K970 .M37 2011

 

Legal Education

 

ABA-LSAC official guide to ABA-approved law schools. KF266 .O44 2012

 

Legal History

 

Tollerton, Linda. Wills and will-making in Anglo-Saxon England. KD1509 .T65 2011

 

Legal Profession

 

Dzwonczyk, Jennifer L. The patent litigator's job: a survival guide. KF3120 .D99 2010

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Garner, Bryan A. Garner's dictionary of legal usage. 3rd edition. KF156 .G367 2011

 

Sheppard, Stephen Michael, editor. The Wolters Kluwer Bouvier law dictionary. KF156 .W65 2011

 

Legislation

 

Derthick, Martha. Up in smoke: from legislation to litigation in tobacco politics. 3rd edition. KF3894 .T63 D47 2012

 

Medical Law

 

Tyler, Elizabeth Tobin, Ellen Lawton, Kathleen Conroy, Megan Sandel, and Barry Zuckerman, editors. Poverty, health and law: readings and cases for medical-legal partnership. KF3825 .P68 2011

 

Military, War and Peace

 

Von Hehn, Arist. The internal implementation of peace agreements after violent intrastate conflict: guidance for internal actors responsible for implementation. K3161 .V66 2011

 

Products Liability

 

Geistfeld, Mark A. Principles of products liability. 2nd edition. KF1296 .G45 2011

 

Professional Ethics

 

Dworkin, Ronald. Justice for hedgehogs. BD435 .D85 2011

 

Property

 

Joireman, Sandra Fullerton. Where there is no government: enforcing property rights in common law Africa. KQC772 .J65 2011

 

Religion

 

Bartholomew I, Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople. Speaking the truth in love: theological and spiritual exhortations of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew. BX395 .B37 A5 2011

 

Aimilianides, Achilleus, editor. Religious freedom in the European Union. KJC5156 .E97 2007

 

Science & Technology

 

Subramanian, Ramesh and Eddan Katz, editors. The global flow of information: legal, social, and cultural perspectives. K564 .C6 G58 2011

 

Securities Law

 

McCormack, Gerard. Secured credit and the harmonisation of law: the UNCITRAL experience. K1100 .M325 2011

 

Terrorism

 

Bianchi, Andrea and Yasmin Naqvi. International humanitarian law and terrorism. KZ6471 .B53 2011

 

De Londras, Fiona. Detention in the 'War on Terror': can human rights fight back? K3240 .D39 2011

 

Trade Regulation

 

Faure, Michael and Xinzhu Zhang, editors. Competition policy and regulation: recent developments in China, the US and Europe. KNQ3242 .C66 2011

 

Keirsbilck, Bert. The new European law of unfair commercial practices and competition law. KJE6456 .K45 2011

 

Transportation Law

 

Damar, Duygu. Wilful misconduct in international transport law. K1130 .D36 2011

 

Trials

 

Hall, Kermit L. and Melvin I. Urofsky. New York Times v. Sullivan: civil rights, libel law, and the free press. KF228 .N4 H35 2011

 

Heller, Kevin Jon. The Nuremberg Military Tribunals and the origins of international criminal law. KZ1176.5 .H45 2011

 

Women

 

Halder, Debarati and K. Jaishankar. Cyber crime and the victimization of women: laws, rights and regulations. K5194 .H34 2012