NEW BOOKS added October 2009


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Arts & Literature

Health Law

Legal Profession

Banking & Finance

History

Politics & Government

Biography

Human Rights

Practice & Procedure

Civil Rights

Insurance Law

Products Liability

Commercial Law

Intellectual Property

Professional Ethics

Communications Law

International Law

Property

Constitutional Law

International Trade

Religion

Contracts

Judges

Science & Technology

Corporations

Jurisprudence

Securities Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Juveniles

Terrorism

Dispute Resolution

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Trade Regulation

Economics

Law of the Sea

Trials

Employment Law

Law & Society

Trusts

Environmental Law

Law of War

Women

Evidence

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Family Law

Legal Education

 

Foreign Law

Legal History

 

 

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Arts & Literature

 

DVD: The Inspector Lynley mysteries. Season 5. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

Dennis, Donna. Licentious Gotham: erotic publishing and its prosecution in nineteenth-century New York. HQ471 .D46 2009

 

Banking & Finance

 

Horn, Charles M., editor. The Federal financial markets rescue: the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 and other government actions. KF1070 .F44 2009

 

Biography

 

McRae, Donald. The last trials of Clarence Darrow. Popular Reading Collection KF373 .D35 M38 2009

 

Prest, Wilfrid R., editor. Blackstone and his commentaries: biography, law, history. KD621 .B58 B57 2009

 

Civil Rights

 

Corlett, J. Angelo. Race, rights, and justice. KF4748 .C665 2009

 

Nunziato, Dawn C. Virtual freedom: net neutrality and free speech in the Internet age. KF4772 .N86 2009

 

Oliver, Michael. Understanding disability: from theory to practice. 2nd edition. HV1568 .O45 2009

 

Commercial Law

 

Miller, Frederick H. The ABCs of the UCC. Related insolvency law. KF1526 .M55 2006

 

Santa Maria, Alberto. European economic law. 2nd edition. KJE2045 .S2613 2009

 

Communications Law

 

Haggerty, James F. In the court of public opinion: winning strategies for litigation communications. 2nd edition. KF390.5 .P8 H34 2009

 

May, Randolph J. New directions in communications policy. KF2765 .N49 2009

 

Constitutional Law

 

DVD: A DVD history of the U.S. Constitution, 1619-2005. Permanent Reserve/AV KF4541 .D83 2005

 

Kelly, James B. and Christopher P. Manfredi, editors. Contested constitutionalism: reflections on the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. KE4381.5 .C66 2009

 

Weaver, Russell L. and Donald E. Lively. Understanding the First Amendment. 3rd edition. KF4770 .W43 2009

 

Contracts

 

Ferriell, Jeffrey Thomas. Understanding contracts. 2nd edition. KF801 .Z9 F46 2009

 

Corporations

 

Andenaes, Mads Tonnesson and Frank Wooldridge. European comparative company law. KJC2432 .A93 2009

 

McQueen, Rob. A social history of company law: Great Britain and the Australian colonies 1854-1920. KD2079 .M397 2009

 

Mombrun, Reginald, Gail Levin Richmond, and Felicia Branch. Mastering corporate tax. KF6464 .M666 2009

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Bergelson, Vera. Victims' rights and victims' wrongs: comparative liability in criminal law. KF9235 .B47 2009

 

Klip, Andre. European criminal law: an integrative approach. KJC7975 .K55 2009

 

Osiel, Mark. Making sense of mass atrocity. K5301 .O833 2009

 

Temminck Tuinstra, Jarinde P. W. Defence counsel in international criminal law. K5455 .T46 2009

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Craver, Charles B. Skills & values: legal negotiating. KF9084 .C73 2009

 

Economics

 

Best, Joel. Stat-spotting: a field guide to identifying dubious data. Professional Collection HM535 .B477 2008

 

Sauter, Wolf. State and market in European Union law: the public and private spheres of the internal market before the EU courts. KJE6415 .S28 2009

 

Employment Law

 

Derbyshire, Wyn and Stephen Hardy. TUPE: law & practice: a guide to the TUPE Regulations 2006. KD3110 .D47 2009

 

Guerin, Lisa and Deborah C. England. The essential guide to family & medical leave. 2nd edition. KF3531 .G84 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

Biermann, Frank and Bernd Siebenhuner, editors. Managers of global change: the influence of international environmental bureaucracies. JZ4850 .M35 2009

 

Bodansky, Daniel, Jutta Brunnee and Ellen Hey, editors. The Oxford handbook of international environmental law. K3585 .O96 2008

 

Jeffery, Michael I., Jeremy Firestone, and Karen Bubna-Litic, editors. Biodiversity conservation, law + livelihoods: bridging the north-south divide. K3488 .B566 2008

 

Soltau, Friedrich. Fairness in international climate change law and policy. K3593 .S668 2009

 

Evidence

 

Fenner, G. Michael. The hearsay rule. 2nd edition. KF8969 .F46 2009

 

Mitchell, John B. and Rick T. Barron. Skills & values: evidence. KF8935 .Z9 M58 2009

 

Family Law

 

Hardwick, Julie. Family business: litigation and the political economies of daily life in early modern France. KJV939 .H37 2009

 

Foreign Law

 

Ansay, Tugrul and Don Wallace, Jr. Introduction to Turkish Law. 5th edition. KKX68 .I57 2005

Meierhenrich, Jens.
The legacies of law: long-run consequences of legal development in South Africa, 1650-2000. KTL470 .M45 2008

 

Romanach, Julio. Teach yourself--legal Spanish: bilingual guide to the legal terminology and laws of Latin America and Spain. K52 .S6 R664 1999

 

Health Law

 

Exter, Andre den. International health law and ethics: basic documents. K3570 .I58 2009

 

Parmet, Wendy E. Populations, public health, and the law. KF3775 .P35 2009

History

 

DVD: John & Abigail Adams. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD: The orphan trains. Permanent Reserve/AV HV985 .O774 1995

 

Wood, Amy Louise. Lynching and spectacle: witnessing racial violence in America, 1890-1940. HV6457 .W66 2009

 

Human Rights

 

Forsythe, David P., editor. Encyclopedia of human rights. Reference Area JC571 .E673 2009

 

Grillo, R. D., editor. Legal practice and cultural diversity. K3242 .A6 L44 2009

 

Simmons, Beth A. Mobilizing for human rights: international law in domestic politics. K3240 .S5446 2009

 

Ssenyonjo, Manisuli. Economic, social and cultural rights in international law. K3240 .S64 2009

 

Insurance Law

 

Bogardus, John A. Spreading the risks: insuring the American experience. HG8531 .B64 2005

 

Intellectual Property

 

Amani, Bita. State agency and the patenting of life in international law: merchants and missionaries in a global society. K1519 .B54 A74 2009

 

Dutfield, Graham. Intellectual property rights and the life science industries: past, present and future. 2nd edition. K1519 .B54 D88 2009

 

International Law

 

Clinton, W. David, editor. The realist tradition and contemporary international relations. JZ1305 .R45 2007

 

Covell, Charles. The law of nations in political thought: a critical survey from Vitoria to Hegel. KZ1250 .C68 2009

 

Fellmeth, Aaron Xavier and Maurice Horwitz. Guide to Latin in international law. Reference Area K52 .L37 F45 2009

 

International Trade

 

Alexander, Kern. Economic sanctions: law and public policy. KZ6373 .A44 2009

 

Newcombe, Andrew Paul and Lluis Paradell. Law and practice of investment treaties: standards of treatment. K3830 .N49 2009

 

Judges

 

Hammond, Grant. Judicial recusal: principles, process and problems. K2146 .H363 2009

 

Jurisprudence

 

Watt, Gary. Equity stirring: the story of justice beyond law. KD674 .W388 2009

 

Juveniles

 

Humbert, Franziska. The challenge of child labour in international law. K1821 .H86 2009

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Russell-Brown, Katheryn. The color of crime. 2nd edition. HV9950 .R87 2009

 

Law of the Sea

 

Compendium of maritime labour instruments. K1196 .A48 2008

 

Guidelines for flag state inspections under the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006. K1210 .G84 2009

 

Guidelines for port state control officers carrying out inspections under the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006. K1210 .G85 2009

 

Guilfoyle, Douglas. Shipping interdiction and the law of the sea. KZ6580 .G85 2009

 

Lowe, A. V. and Stefan Talmon, editors. The legal order of the oceans: basic documents on law of the sea. KZA1120 .L44 2009

 

Law & Society

 

Suk, Jeannie. At home in the law: how the domestic violence revolution is transforming privacy. KF1263 .D66 S85 2009

 

Whitt, Laurelyn. Science, colonialism, and indigenous peoples: the cultural politics of law and knowledge. K3247 .W488 2009

 

Law of War

 

Walter, Barbara F. Reputation and civil war: why separatist conflicts are so violent. JZ6385 .W35 2009

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Romantz, David S. and Kathleen Elliott Vinson. Legal analysis: the fundamental skill. 2nd edition. KF240 .R63 2009

 

Legal Education

 

Fletcher, George P. The bond: a novel. Popular Reading Collection PS3606 .L48 B66 2009

 

McClurg, Andrew J. 1L of a ride: a well-traveled professor's roadmap to success in the first year of law school. KF287 .M38 2009

 

Schwartz, Michael Hunter, Sophie Sparrow, and Gerald Hess. Teaching law by design: engaging students from the syllabus to the final exam. KF272 .S37 2009

 

Legal History

 

Bilder, Mary Sarah, Maeva Marcus, and R. Kent Newmyer, editors. Blackstone in America: selected essays of Kathryn Preyer. KF394 .P74 2009

 

Rio, Alice. Legal practice and the written word in the early middle ages: Frankish formulae, c. 500-1000. KJ320 .R56 2009

 

Legal Profession

 

Nelson, Sharon D., James A. Calloway, and Ross L. Kodner. How good lawyers survive bad times. KF315 .N45 2009

 

Politics & Government

 

Anastakis, Dimitry and P.E. Bryden, editors. Framing Canadian federalism: historical essays in honour of John T. Saywell. JL27 .F73 2009

 

Den Otter, Ronald C. Judicial review in an age of moral pluralism. KF5130 .D46 2009

 

Lordos, Alexandros, Erol Kaymak, and Nathalie Tocci. People's peace in Cyprus: testing public opinion on the options for a comprehensive settlement. DS54.9 .L66 2009

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Feigenson, Neal. Law on display: the digital transformation of legal persuasion and judgment. KF8902 .E42 F44 2009

 

Products Liability

 

Shapo, Marshall S. Experimenting with the consumer: the mass testing of risky products on the American public. KF1296 .S428 2009

 

Professional Ethics

 

Fox, Lawrence J., Susan R. Martyn, Andrew S. Pollis, editors. A century of legal ethics: trial lawyers and the ABA Canons of Professional Ethics. KF305 .C46 2009

 

Property

 

Burke, D. Barlow and Joseph Snoe. Property: examples and explanations. 3rd edition. Permanent Reserve KF560 .B87 2008

 

Kuti, Csongor. Post-communist restitution and the rule of law. KJC7521 .R48 K88 2009

 

Religion

 

Guiora, Amos N. Freedom from religion: rights and national security. K3258 .G85 2009

 

Science & Technology

 

Weinberger, David. Everything is miscellaneous: the power of the new digital disorder. HD30.2 .W4516 2007

 

Securities Law

 

Durham, Sylvie A. Terminating derivative transactions: risk mitigation and close-out netting. HG6024 .A3 D87

 

Terrorism

 

Ward, Ian. Law, text, terror. K235 .W37 2009

 

Trade Regulation

 

Wetter, Anna. Enforcing European Union law on exports of dual-use goods. KJE6794 .W48 2009

 

Trials

 

Cox, Thomas H. Gibbons v. Ogden, law, and society in the early republic. KF228 .G528 C69 2009

Earl, Hilary Camille.
The Nuremberg SS-Einsatzgruppen trial, 1945-1958: atrocity, law, and history. KZ1179 .E36 E37 2009

 

Lombardo, Paul A. Three generations, no imbeciles: eugenics, the Supreme Court, and Buck v. Bell. KF224 .B83 L66 2008

 

Smith-Pryor, Elizabeth M. Property rites: the Rhinelander trial, passing, and the protection of whiteness. KF228 .R486 S65 2009

Trusts

 

Andersen, Roger W. and Karen E. Boxx. Skills & values: trusts and estates. KF753 .A96 2009

 

Bantekas, Ilias. Trust funds under international law: trustee obligations of the United Nations and international development banks. K795 .B36 2009

 

Women

 

Flavin, Jeanne. Our bodies, our crimes: the policing of women's reproduction in America. HQ1236.5 .U6 F532 2009

 

Williams, Susan Hoffman, editor. Constituting equality: gender equality and comparative constitutional law. K3243 .C66 2009