NEW BOOKS added May 2012


Boston College Law Library

 

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Administrative Law

Estate Planning & Probate

Labor Law

Animal Law

Foreign Law

Legal Education

Arts & Literature

Health Law

Legal History

Civil Rights and Discrimination

Human Rights

Legal Profession

Commercial Law

Immigration Law

Military, War, and Peace

Comparative Law

Indian and Aboriginal Law

Religion

Constitutional Law

Insurance Law

Science & Technology

Contracts

Intellectual Property

Sexuality & the Law

Corporations

International Law

Taxation

Courts

International Trade

Terrorism

Criminal Law & Procedure

Judges

Trade Regulation

Education Law

Jurisprudence

Trials

Environmental Law

Juveniles

 

 

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Administrative Law

 

Aalto, Pekka. Public liability in EU law: Brasserie, Bergaderm and beyond. KJE5786 .A925 2011

 

Animal Law

 

Eisenstein, Yolanda. Careers in animal law: welfare, protection, and advocacy. KF299 .A55 E37 2011

 

Pearlman, Stefanie and Melissa M. Serfass. Animals confined for human benefit: a legal research guide. KF241 .A55 P43 2012

 

Arts & Literature

 

Landay, William. Defending Jacob: a novel. Popular Reading Collection PS3612 .A5477 D44 2012

 

Civil Rights and Discrimination

 

Levy, Leonard W. Jefferson & civil liberties: the darker side. KF4749 .L484 1989

 

Spade, Dean. Normal life: administrative violence, critical trans politics, and the limits of law. KF4754.5 .S63 2011

 

Commercial Law

 

Mantysaari, Petri. Organising the firm: theories of commercial law, corporate governance and corporate law. K1005 .M364 2012

 

Comparative Law

 

Reed, Alan and Michael Bohlander, editors. Loss of control and diminished responsibility: domestic, comparative and international perspectives. K5077 .L67 2011

 

Constitutional Law

 

Blanke, Hermann-Josef and Stelio Mangiameli, editors. The European Union after Lisbon: constitutional basis, economic order and external action of the European Union. KJE4445 .E973 2012

 

Crum, Ben. Learning from the EU Constitutional Treaty: democratic constitutionalization beyond the nation-state. KJE4445 .C776 2012

 

Eriksen, Christoffer C. The European constitution, welfare states, and democracy: the four freedoms vs. National administrative discretion. KJE4445 .E75 2012

 

Contracts

 

Kuipers, Jan-Jaap. EU law and private international law: the interrelationship in contractual obligations. KJE983 .C66K85 2012

 

Miller, Lucinda. The emergence of EU contract law: exploring Europeanization. KJE1640 .M55 2011

 

Corporations

 

Gross, Kenneth A., Ki P. Hong, Lawrence M. Noble and Patricia M. Zweibel. Corporate political activities deskbook. KF4920.C67 2012

 

Stout, Lynn A. The shareholder value myth: how putting shareholders first harms investors, corporations, and the public. HD2744 .S76 2012

 

Courts

 

Almqvist, Jessica and Carlos Esposito, editors. The role of courts in transitional justice: voices from Latin America and Spain. KG495 .R65 2012

 

Andrews, Neil. The three paths of justice: court proceedings, arbitration, and mediation in England. KD7100 .A96 2012

 

Kole, Janet S. Pleading your case: complaints and responses. KF8870 .Z9 K65 2011

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Cohen, Neil P., Donald J. Hall and Stanley E. Adelman. Criminal procedure: the post-investigative process. 3rd edition. KF9619 .C59 2008

 

Fisher, Kirsten. Moral accountability and international criminal law: holding agents of atrocity accountable to the world. K5015.4 .F57 2012

 

Kofele-Kale, Ndiva. Combating economic crimes: balancing competing rights and interests in prosecuting the crime of illicit enrichment. K920 .K64 2012

 

Loughman, Brian P. and Richard A. Sibery. Bribery and corruption: navigating the global risks. K5216 .L68 2012

 

Education Law

 

Smith, Mable H. The legal, professional, and ethical dimensions of education in nursing. 2nd edition. KF2915 .N8 S485 2012

 

Environmental Law

 

Massai, Leonardo. The Kyoto Protocol in the EU: European Community and member states under international and European law. KJE6249 .M37 2011

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

Hartog, Hendrik. Someday all this will be yours: a history of inheritance and old age. KF771 .H37 2012

 

Foreign Law

 

Frankowski, Stanisław, editor. Introduction to Polish law. KKP68 .I57 2005

 

Kamali, Mohammad Hashim. Citizenship and accountability of government: an Islamic perspective. KBP2460 .K35 2011

 

Warendorf, Hans, Richard Thomas, and Ian Curry-Sumner, translators. The Civil code of the Netherlands. KKM494.31838 A52 2009

 

Health Law

 

Downie, Jocelyn and Jennifer J. Llewellyn, editors. Being relational: reflections on relational theory and health law. K3601 .B448 2012

 

Henaghan, Mark. Health professionals and trust: the cure for healthcare law and policy. K3601 .H46 2012

 

Human Rights

 

Hoffman, David, editor. The impact of the UK Human Rights Act on private law. KD4080 .I485 2011

 

Keith, Linda Camp. Political repression: courts and the law. K3367 .K45 2012

 

O'Flaherty, Michael, Zdzislaw Kedzia, Amrei Muller, and George Ulrich, editors. Human rights diplomacy: contemporary perspectives. K3239.8 .H85 2011

 

Sharma, Parnesh. The Human Rights Act and the assault on liberty: rights and asylum in the UK. KD4080 .S53 2011

 

Schutter, Olivier de and Kaitlin Y. Cordes, editors. Accounting for hunger: the right to food in the era of globalization. K3260 .A236 2011

 

Immigration Law

 

Guild, Elspeth and Paul Minderhoud. The first decade of EU migration and asylum law. KJE6044 .G85 2012

 

Indian and Aboriginal Law

 

DeVries, Laura. Conflict in Caledonia: Aboriginal land rights and the rule of law. E99 .I7 D49 2011

 

Ray, Arthur J. Telling it to the judge: taking Native history to court. KE7709 .R39 2011

 

Insurance Law

 

Roder, Tilmann J., translated by Frederik Heinemann. From industrial to legal standardization, 1871-1914: transnational insurance law and the great San Francisco earthquake. K1241 .R6313 2012

 

Intellectual Property

 

Devonshire-Ellis, Chris, Andy Scott, and Sam Woollard, editors. Intellectual property rights in China. 2nd edition. KNQ1155 .I58 2011

 

Kieff, F. Scott and Troy A. Paredes, editors. Perspectives on commercializing innovation. K1401 .P467 2012

 

Patry, William F. How to fix copyright. K1420.5 .P3757 2011

 

Russell, Carrie. Complete copyright: an everyday guide for librarians. KF2995 .R87 2004

 

Song, Seagull Haiyan. New challenges of Chinese copyright law in the digital age: a comparative copyright analysis of ISP liability: fair use and sports telecasts. KNQ1160 .S67 2011

 

Xiao, Weibing. Freedom of information reform in China: information flow analysis. KNQ2476 .X53 2012

 

International Law

 

Carmody, Chi, Frank J. Garcia, and John Linarelli, editors. Global justice and international economic law: opportunities and prospects. K246 .G58 2012

 

Dezalay, Yves and Bryant G. Garth, editors. Lawyers and the construction of transnational justice. KZ3410 .L397 2012

 

Eriksson, Maria. Defining rape: emerging obligations for states under international law? KZ7162 .E75 2011

 

Happold, Matthew, editor. International law in a multipolar world. KZ1240 .I58 2009

 

Magnus, Ulrich and Peter Mankowski, editors. Brussels I regulation. 2nd revised edition. KJE3795 .A432 B78 2012

 

Pahuja, Sundhya. Decolonising international law: development, economic growth, and the politics of universality. KZ1250 .P34 2011

 

Shelton, Dinah, editor. International law and domestic legal systems: incorporation, transformation, and persuasion. K302 .I58 2011

 

Tibori Szabo, Kinga. Anticipatory action in self-defence: essence and limits under international law. KZ4043 .T53 2011

 

Van Vooren, Bart. EU external relations law and the European neighbourhood policy: a paradigm for coherence. KJE5057 .V357 2012

 

International Trade

 

Rigo Sureda, Andres. Investment treaty arbitration: judging under uncertainty. K3830 .R54 2012

 

Judges

 

McLaren, John. Dewigged, bothered, and bewildered: British colonial judges on trial, 1800-1900. KD7285 .M35 2011

 

Jurisprudence

 

Aarnio, Aulis. Essays on the doctrinal study of law. K235 .A147 2011

 

Goldberg, Richard, editor. Perspectives on causation. K579 .C34 P47 2011

 

Shetreet, Shimon and Christopher Forsyth, editors. The culture of judicial independence: conceptual foundations and practical challenges. K3367 .C85 2012

 

Juveniles

 

Feld, Barry C. and Donna M. Bishop, editors. The Oxford handbook of juvenile crime and juvenile justice. HV9104 .O989 2012

 

Freeman, Michael D. A., editor. Law and childhood studies. K639 .L385 2012

 

Labor Law

 

Blanpain, Roger, editor. Trade union rights at the workplace. K1721 .T73 2012

 

Legal Education

 

Noreuil, Chad. The Zen of law school success. KF283 .N67 2011

 

Legal History

 

Anstey, Thomas Chisholme. A guide to the laws of England affecting Roman Catholics. Rare Books BCLL RBR 161.7

 

Geva, Benjamin. The payment order of antiquity and the Middle Ages: a legal history. K867 .G48 2011

 

Kelly, Benjamin. Petitions, litigation, and social control in Roman Egypt. KJA3525 .K45 2011

 

Schiavone, Aldo, translated by Jeremy Carden and Antony Shugaar. The invention of law in the West. KJA147 .S34513 2012

 

Legal Profession

 

Evensen, Dorothy H. and Carla D. Pratt. The end of the pipeline: a journey of recognition for African Americans entering the legal profession. KF299 .A35 E94 2012

 

Kowalski, Mitchell. Avoiding extinction: reimagining legal services for the 21st century. KF315 .K69 2012

 

Military, War, and Peace

 

Sloan, James. The militarisation of peacekeeping in the twenty-first century. KZ6376 .S57 2011

 

Religion

 

Tellegen-Couperus, Olga, editor. Law and religion in the Roman republic. KJA3060 .L39 2011

 

Science & Technology

 

Liu, Nancy Yue. Bio-privacy: privacy regulations and the challenge of biometrics. K3263 .L58 2012

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Corvino, John and Maggie Gallagher. Debating same-sex marriage. HQ1033 .C675 2012

 

Craig, Elaine. Troubling sex: towards a legal theory of sexual integrity. KE8928 .C73 2012

 

Taxation

 

Bank, Steven A. Anglo-American corporate taxation: tracing the common roots of divergent approaches. KD5504 .B36 2011

 

Brauner, Yariv and Martin James McMahon, Jr., editors. The proper tax base: structural fairness from an international and comparative perspective: essays in honor of Paul McDaniel. K4465 .P69 2012

 

Terrorism

 

Penny, Christopher K., editor. In the balance: the administration of justice and national security in democracies. K5001 .A6 I58 2007

 

Trade Regulation

 

Drexl, Josef, editor. More common ground for international competition law? K3850 .A6 A82 2009

 

Trials

 

Carey, Christopher. Trials from classical Athens. 2nd edition. KL4115.3 .C37 2012

 

Tibbs, Donald F. From Black power to prison power: the making of Jones v. North Carolina Prisoners' Labor Union. KF228 .N2 T53 2012