NEW BOOKS added September 2012


Boston College Law Library

 

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Abortion

Environmental Law

Legal Education

Arts & Literature

Family Law

Legal History

Biography

History

Legal Profession

Constitutional Law

Human Rights

Legal Research & Bibliography

Contracts

Immigration Law

Politics & Government

Corporations

Intellectual Property

Property

Courts

International Law

Sexuality & the Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Judges

Taxation

Dispute Resolution

Jurisprudence

Terrorism

Economics

Land Use Planning

Trade Regulation

 

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Abortion

 

Linton, Paul Benjamin. Abortion under state constitutions: a state-by-state analysis. 2nd edition. KF3771 .L56 2012

 

Arts & Literature

 

DVD: The descendants. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD: Downton Abbey. Season 2. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD: Woody Allen: a documentary. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Biography

 

Scharf, Michael P., editor. Henry T. King, Jr.: a life dedicated to international justice. KF373 .K498 S33 2011

 

Constitutional Law

 

Greve, Michael S. The upside-down Constitution. KF4600 .G74 2012

 

Vile, John R. Encyclopedia of constitutional amendments, proposed amendments, and amending issues, 1789-2010. 3rd edition. KF4557 .V555 2010

 

Contracts

 

Ismail, Mohamed A.M. Globalization and new international public works agreements in developing countries: an analytical perspective. K884 .I83 2011

 

Corporations

 

Brimer, Jeffrey A., editor. Franchise law compliance manual. 2nd edition. KF2023 .F668 2011

 

Courts

 

Popova, Maria. Politicized justice in emerging democracies: a study of courts in Russia and Ukraine. KLA1612 .P67 2012

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Bibas, Stephanos. The machinery of criminal justice. KF9223 .B53 2012

 

Duff, Antony, editor. The structures of criminal law. K5015.4 .S775 2011

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Kulovesi, Kati. The WTO dispute settlement system: challenges of the environment, legitimacy and fragmentation.  K2390 .K85 2011

 

Economics

 

Kim, Jasper. International economics systems. HF1379 .K5653 2012

 

Ortiz Blanco, Luis. Market power in EU antitrust law. KJE6503 .O78 2012

 

Salomao Filho, Calixto. A legal theory of economic power: implications for social and economic development. K487.E3 S257 2011

 

Speth, James Gustave. America the possible: manifesto for a new economy. HC106.84 .S66 2012

 

Environmental Law

 

Alter, Benjamin. Environmental consulting fundamentals: investigation and remediation. TD194.6 .A47 2012

 

Ferlo, Albert M., Karin P. Sheldon, and Mark Squillace, editors. The NEPA litigation guide. KF3775 .N473 2012

 

Siddiky, Chowdhury Ishrak Ahmed. Cross-border pipeline arrangements: what would a single regulatory framework look like? K4083 .S56 2012

 

Family Law

 

Katz, Sanford N. and Daniel R. Katz. Adoption laws in a nutshell. Permanent Reserve KF545 .K38 2012

 

History

 

DVD: The conspirator. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Human Rights

 

Deva, Surya. Regulating corporate human rights violations: humanizing business. K1327 .D48 2012

 

Tobin, John. The right to health in international law. K3260.3 .T63 2012

 

Immigration Law

 

Kanstroom, Dan. Aftermath: deportation law and the new American diaspora. KF4842 .K358 2012

 

Intellectual Property

 

Hunter, Dan. Intellectual property. KF2979 .H86 2012

 

Liu, Kung-Chung and Reto M. Hilty, editors. The enforcement of patents. K1505 .E54 2012

 

Rosenberg, Morgan D. and Richard J. Apley. Business method and software patents: a practical guide. KF3133 .B87 R67 2012

 

International Law

 

Conforti, Benedetto and Angelo Labella. An introduction to international law. KZ3410 .C665 2012

 

Daele, Karel. Challenge and disqualification of arbitrators in international arbitration. K2400 .D34 2012

 

Svantesson, Dan Jerker Borje. Private international law and the internet. K7625 .S88 2012

 

Judges

 

Peppers, Todd C. and Artemus Ward, editors. In chambers: stories of Supreme Court law clerks and their Justices. KF8744 .I53 2012

 

Shugerman, Jed Handelsman. The people's courts: pursuing judicial independence in America. KF8776 .S54 2012

 

Jurisprudence

 

Kaye, Tim, editor. Law, justice, and miscommunications: essays in applied legal philosophy. K240 .L38 2011

 

Parisi, Francesco, editor. Production of legal rules. K487 .E3 P765 2011

 

Land Use Planning

 

DVD: Battle for Brooklyn. Permanent Reserve/AV HT177 .N5 B388 2011

 

Legal Education

 

Concannon, James M. "The ideal place...for the establishment of a great law school": history of Washburn Law School, 1903-2003. KF292 .W284 C66 2012

 

Moss, David M. and Debra Moss Curtis, editors. Reforming legal education:  law schools at the crossroads. KF272 .R44 2012

 

Legal History

 

Lambert, Stephen. Inscribed Athenian laws and decrees 352/1-322/1 BC: epigraphical essays. KL4115 .A75 L36 2012

 

Mackenzie, George. The laws and customs of Scotland in matters criminal. KDC913 .M36 2012

 

Legal Profession

 

Anders, Kelly. Advocacy to zealousness: learning lawyering skills from classic films. KF300 .A53 2012

 

Miller, Nelson, Michael J. Dunn, and John D. Crane. Entrepreneurial practice: enterprise skills for lawyers serving emerging client populations. KF300 .M554 2012

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Biasiotti, Maria Angela and Sebastiano Faro, editors. From information to knowledge: online access to legal information: methodologies, trends and perspectives. KJE929 .A8 F76 2011

 

Lutkenhaus, Rebecca. Cultural property: a legal research guide. K88.C85 L88 2012

 

MacLeod, Don. How to find out anything: from extreme Google searches to scouring government documents, a guide to uncovering anything about everyone and everything. ZA3075 .M33 2012

 

Peoples, Lee F. Consumer law: a legal research guide. KF241 .C64 P46 2012

 

Politics & Government

 

Stellato, Jesse, editor. Not in our name: American antiwar speeches, 1846 to the present. JZ5584 .U6 N67 2012

 

Property

 

Selzer, Terry A. Cross-border real estate practice. K736 .S45 2012

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Trappolin, Luca, Alessandro Gasparini, and Robert Wintemute, editors. Confronting homophobia in Europe: social and legal perspectives. KJE5144 .G39 C66 2012

 

Taxation

 

Ecker, Thomas, Michael Lang, and Ine Lejeune, editors. The future of indirect taxation: recent trends in VAT and GST systems around the world. K4573 .A6 F88 2012

 

Reimer, Ekkehart, Nathalie Urban and Stefan Schmid, editors. Permanent establishments: a domestic taxation, bilateral tax treaty and OECD perspective. K4475 .P47 2012

 

Terrorism

 

Holtzman, Elizabeth and Cynthia L. Cooper. Cheating justice: how Bush and Cheney attacked the rule of law and plotted to avoid prosecution -- and what we can do about it. KF9430 .H65 2012

 

Trade Regulation

 

Johnson, Phillip. Ambush marketing and brand protection: law and practice. 2nd edition. K3844 .J64 2011