NEW BOOKS added April 2012


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Arts & Literature

Human Rights

Legal Research & Bibliography

Civil Law

Immigration Law

Libraries

Civil Rights and Discrimination

Indian and Aboriginal Law

Military, War and Peace

Constitutional Law

Intellectual Property

Organizations

Contracts

International Trade

Politics & Government

Corporations

Jurisprudence

Practice & Procedure

Courts

Juveniles

Products Liability

Criminal Law & Procedure

Labor Law

Psychology & Psychiatry

Environmental Law

Law & Society

Religion

Evidence

Legal Education

Securities Law

Foreign Law

Legal History

Terrorism

Health Law

Legal Profession

Trials

 

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Arts & Literature

 

DVD: Stolen. Permanent Reserve/AV N8795.5 .S5 76x 2006

 

Deverell, William. I'll see you in my dreams. Popular Reading Collection PR9199.3 .D474 I44 2011

 

Civil Law

 

Micklitz, Hans-W., editor. The many concepts of social justice in European private law. KJE995 .M36 2011

 

Civil Rights and Discrimination

 

Ford, Richard Thompson. Rights gone wrong: how law corrupts the struggle for equality. KF4749 .F65 2011

 

Stewart, Ann. Gender, law and justice in a global market. K1770 .S74 2011

 

Constitutional Law

 

Avbelj, Matej and Jan Komarek, editors. Constitutional pluralism in the European Union and beyond. KJE4445 .C66 2012

 

Duncanson, Ian. Historiography, empire, and the rule of law: imagined constitutions, remembered legalities. K3171 .D86 2012

 

Gounaris, Anieli and Maximus Balli, editors. Spies and snitches: electronic privacy protection and challenges. KF1263 .C65 S655 2012

 

Maxon, Robert M. Britain and Kenya's constitutions, 1950-1960. KSK1760 .M39 2011

 

Morris, Caroline, Jonathan Boston, and Petra Butler, editors. Reconstituting the constitution. KUQ1750 .R43 2011

 

Reilly, Elizabeth, editor. Infinite hope and finite disappointment: the story of the first interpreters of the Fourteenth Amendment. KF4558 14th .I54 2011

 

Rosen, Jeffrey and Benjamin Wittes, editors. Constitution 3.0: freedom and technological change. KF4550 .C569 2011

 

Serwin, Andrew. Privacy, security and information management: an overview. KF1263 .C65 S47 2011

 

Suksi, Markku. Sub-state governance through territorial autonomy: a comparative study in constitutional law of powers, procedures and institutions. K3185 .S85 2011

 

Contracts

 

Guide to state procurement: a 50-state primer on purchasing laws, processes and procedures. KF849 .G852 2011

 

Corporations

 

Fairfax, Lisa M. Shareholder democracy: a primer on shareholder activism and participation. KF1448 .F35 2011

 

International mergers & acquisitions due diligence. K1362 .I572 2007

 

Tower-Pierce, Julie, Paul Gillies, and Linsey Krolik. Virtual incorporation: a lawyer's guide to the formation of virtual corporations. KF1420 .T69 2009

 

Courts

 

Roberts, Matthew M. C. Oral argument and amicus curiae. KF8748 .R63 2012

 

Smith, Christopher E., Christina DeJong, and Michael A. McCall, editors. The Rehnquist court and criminal justice. KF9223 .R44 2011

 

Wright, David A. and Adam M. Dodek, editors. Public law at the McLachlin Court. KE8248 .M36 P83 2011

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Brouwers, M. P. W., editor. International criminal law: selected basic documents. KZ7026 .I58 2011

 

Richardson, William. The presumption of innocence in canonical trials of clerics accused of child sexual abuse: an historical analysis of the current law. KBU3940 .R53 2011

 

Sarat, Austin, editor. Merciful judgments and contemporary society: legal problems, legal possibilities. K5001 .M43 2012

 

Stahn, Carsten and Mohamed M. El Zeidy, editor. The International Criminal Court and complementarity: from theory to practice. KZ7379 .I58 2011

 

Environmental Law

 

Beyerlin, Ulrich. International environmental law. K3585 .B488 2011

 

Cullen, Richard, Jefferson VanderWolk, and Yan Xu, editors. Green taxation in East Asia. K3585.5 .A6 G74 2011

 

Domike, Julie R. and Alec C. Zacaroli, editors. The Clean Air Act handbook. KF3812 .C554 2011

 

Evidence

 

Lee, Henry C. and Howard A. Harris. Physical evidence in forensic science. 3rd edition. HV8073 .L39 2011

 

Mason, Miles. The forensic accounting deskbook: a practical guide to financial investigation and analysis for family lawyers. KF8968.15 .M37 2011

 

Foreign Law

 

Bassiouni, M. Cherif and Amna Guellali, editors. Jihad and its challenges to international and domestic law. KBP2416 .J53 2010

 

Ghazaleh, Pascale, editor. Held in trust: Waqf in the Islamic world. KMC618.5 .H45 2011

 

McEwin, R. Ian. Intellectual property, competition law and economics in Asia. KM758 .I58 2011

 

Health Law

 

Nistor, Laura. Public services and the European Union: healthcare, health insurance and education services. KJE3431 .N57 2011

 

Human Rights

 

Goudappel, Flora A. N. J. and Helena S. Raulus, editors. The future of asylum in the European Union: problems, proposals and human rights. KJE5202 .F88 2011

 

Teitel, Ruti G. Humanity's law. K3240 .T45 2011

 

Wang, Hao. Protecting privacy in China: a research on China's privacy standards and the possibility of establishing the right to privacy and the information privacy protection legislation in modern China. KNQ843 .W356 2011

 

Westra, Laura. Human rights: the commons and the collective. K3240 .W478 2011

 

Immigration Law

 

Audio CD: State and local regulation of illegal immigration: the view from the trenches. Permanent Reserve/AV KF4800 .S68 2011

 

Schotel, Bas. On the right of exclusion: law, ethics and immigration policy. K3275 .S36 2012

 

Indian and Aboriginal Law

 

Cleland, Charles E. Faith in paper: the ethnohistory and litigation of upper Great Lakes Indian treaties. KF8205 .C54 2011

 

Ndahinda, Felix Mukwiza. Indigenousness in Africa: a contested legal framework for empowerment of 'marginalized' communities. KQC572 .N33 2011

 

Woo, Grace Li Xiu. Ghost dancing with colonialism: decolonization and indigenous rights at the Supreme Court of Canada. KE7709 .W64 2011

 

Intellectual Property

 

Guibault, Lucie and Christina Angelopoulos, editors. Open content licensing: from theory to practice. K1420.5 .O64 2011

 

Lindner, Brigitte and Ted Shapiro, editors. Copyright in the information society: a guide to national implementation of the European Directive. KJC2655 .C673 2011

 

Reingand, Nadya, editor. Intellectual property in academia: a practical guide for scientists and engineers. KF3114.85 .I58 2012

 

Tomkowicz, Robert. Intellectual property overlaps: theory, strategies and solutions. KE2779 .T66 2012

 

International Trade

 

Nakagawa, Junji, translated by Jonathan Bloch and Tara Cannon. International harmonization of economic regulation. K3850 .N3513 2011

 

Zuniga Schroder, Humberto. Harmonization, equivalence and mutual recognition of standards in WTO law. K3943 .Z86 2011

 

Jurisprudence

 

De Ville, Jacques. Jacques Derrida: law as absolute hospitality. K232 .F7 D4 2011

 

Erez, Edna, Michael Kilchling, and Jo-Anne Wemmers, editors. Therapeutic jurisprudence and victim participation in justice: international perspectives. K346 .T48 2011

 

MacLean, James. Rethinking law as process: creativity, novelty, change. K213 .M33 2012

 

Mathis, Klaus, editor. Efficiency, sustainability, and justice to future generations. K235 .E335 2011

 

Tardi, Gregory. The theory and practice of political law. K487 .P65 T37 2011

 

Juveniles

 

Vigers, Sarah. Mediating international child abduction cases: the Hague Convention. K707 .V44 2011

 

Labor Law

 

Ronnmar, Mia, editor. Labour law, fundamental rights and social Europe. KJE2855 .L34 2011

 

Law & Society

 

Barnett, Larry D. The place of law: the role and limits of law in society. KF380 .B364 2011

 

Legal Education

 

Broekman, Jan M. and Francis J. Mootz III, editors. The semiotics of law in legal education. K213 .S463 2011

 

Edwards, George. LL.M. roadmap: an international student's guide to U.S. law school programs. KF272 .E385 2011

 

Legal History

 

Ando, Clifford. Law, language, and empire in the Roman tradition. KJA190 .A56 2011

 

Gettings, Robert M. Forging a federal-state partnership: a history of federal developmental disabilities policy. KF480 .G468 2011

 

Godefroy, Jacques. Fragmenta XII. tabularum, suis nunc primum tabulis restituta: probationibus, notis, & indice munita. Rare Books BCLL RBR 169.565

 

Kyto, Merja, Peter Grund, Terry Walker, editors. Testifying to language and life in early modern England: including a CD-ROM containing an electronic text edition of depositions 1560-1760 (ETED). KD612 .K98 2011

 

McGerr, Rosemarie Potz. A Lancastrian mirror for princes: the Yale Law School New statutes of England. KD130 1327 .M24 2011

 

Legal Profession

 

Alford, William P., Kenneth Winston, and William C. Kirby, editors. Prospects for the professions in China. HD8038 .C55 P76 2011

 

Komaiko, Richard. Lawyers in modern China. KNQ1630 .K66 2009

 

Nielsen, Sheila. Job quest for lawyers: the essential guide to finding and landing the job you want. KF297 .N54 2011

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Hill, Cassandra L. and Katherine T. Vukadin. Legal analysis: 100 exercises for mastery: practice for every law student. KF240 .H53 2012

 

Redfield, Sarah E. Thinking like a lawyer: an educator's guide to legal analysis and research. 2nd edition. KF240 .R43 2011

 

Libraries

 

In memoriam: Morris L. Cohen, 1927-2010. KF373 .C636 I55 2011

 

Military, War and Peace

 

Banks, William C., editor. New battlefields, old laws: critical debates on asymmetric warfare. KZ6471 .N49 2011

 

Odello, Marco and Ryszard Piotrowicz, editors. International military missions and international law. KZ6374 .I583 2011

 

Tonkin, Hannah. State control over private military and security companies in armed conflict. KZ6405 .M47 T66 2011

 

Organizations

 

Sorokin, Cheryl, Judith A. Cion, Jeannie Carmedelle Frey, and Richard Sevcik, editors. Nonprofit governance and management. 3rd edition. KF1388 .N66 2011

 

Politics & Government

 

Gillespie, Nick. The declaration of independents: how libertarian politics can fix what's wrong with America. JC599 .U5 G528 2011

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Bradshaw, Brad. The science of persuasion: a litigator's guide to juror decision-making. KF8972 .B73 2011

 

Daicoff, Susan Swaim. Comprehensive law practice: law as a healing profession. KF9084 .D35 2011

 

Weismann, Miriam F. Parallel proceedings: navigating multiple case litigation. KF8840 .W455 2011

 

Products Liability

 

Taormina, Tom. Foreseeable risk: minimizing cost and maximizing outcomes in products liability litigation. KF1296 .T36 2011

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Fruehwald, Edwin Scott. Law and human behavior: a study in behavioral biology, neuroscience, and the law. K380 .F78 2011

 

Religion

 

Adam, Will. Legal flexibility and the mission of the church: dispensation and economy in ecclesiastical law. KB2577 .A32 2011

 

Howard, Erica. Law and the wearing of religious symbols: European bans on the wearing of religious symbols in education. KJC5156 .H69 2012

 

Sharma, Arvind. Problematizing religious freedom. K3258 .S53 2011

 

Securities Law

 

Hazen, Thomas Lee. Securities regulation. KF1439 .H3937 2011

 

Terrorism

 

Sorial, Sarah. Sedition and the advocacy of violence: free speech and counter-terrorism. K5253 .S67 2012

 

Trials

 

Harrison-Moore, Abigail. Fraud, fakery and false business: rethinking the Shrager versus Dighton 'old furniture case'. KD379.5 .S57 H37 2011

 

Women

 

Lockwood, Karen M., editor. The road to independence: 101 women's journeys to starting their own law firms. KF299 .W6 R532 2011

 

Otiocha, Eleazar Echezonachi. International human rights: the protection of the rights of women and female child in Africa: theory and practice. KQC145 .W64 O85 2011