NEW BOOKS added August 2010


Boston College Law Library

 

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Arts & Literature

Education Law

Law of War

Biography

Family Law

Legal Education

Civil Rights

Foreign Law

Legal History

Communications Law

History

Legal Research & Bibliography

Comparative Law

Human Rights

Professional Ethics

Constitutional Law

Indian Law

Science & Technology

Criminal Law & Procedure

International Law

Taxation

Death Penalty

Judges

Trade Regulation

Economics

Jurisprudence

Trials

 

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Arts & Literature

 

Gomez, Iris D. Try to remember. PS3607 .O49 T79 2010

 

Biography

 

Barnhart, Bill and Gene Schlickman. John Paul Stevens: an independent life. Popular Reading Collection: KF8745. S78 B37 2010

 

Civil Rights

 

Riser, R. Volney. Defying disfranchisement :Black voting rights activism in the Jim Crow South, 1890-1908. JK1929 .A2 R57 2010

 

Communications Law

 

Carey, Peter. Media law. KD2870 .C37 2010

 

Comparative Law

 

Galera, S., editor. Judicial review: a comparative analysis inside the European legal system. KJC5053 .J83 2010

 

Miller, Laurel E., editor, with Louis Aucoin. Framing the state in times of transition: case studies in constitution making. K3161 .F73 2010

 

Robertson, David. The judge as political theorist: contemporary constitutional review. K3175 .R63 2010

 

Constitutional Law

 

Lawson, Gary et al. The origins of the necessary and proper clause. KF4930 .O75 2010

 

McDowell, Gary L. The language of law and the foundations of American constitutionalism. KF4550 .M33 2010

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

O'Sullivan, Julie R. Federal white collar crime: cases and materials. 4th edition. KF9350 .O85 2009

 

Death Penalty

 

Burnett, Cathleen. Wrongful death sentences: rethinking justice in capital cases. KF9227 .C2 B87 2010

 

Economics

 

Schor, Juliet. Plenitude: the new economics of wealth. HC79 .W4 S35 2010

 

Education Law

 

Ryan, James E. Five miles away, a world apart: one city, two schools, and the story of educational opportunity in modern America. KF4155 .R93 2010

 

Urban, Wayne J. More than science and Sputnik: the National Defense Education Act of 1958. KF4137 .U73 2010

 

Family Law

 

Goldberg, Abbie E. Lesbian and gay parents and their children: research on the family life cycle. HQ75.27 .G65 2010

 

Foreign Law

 

Zhang, Baifeng, editor. Current judicial system in China. KNQ1572 .Z47 2007

 

Zhu, Yikun. Concise Chinese law =Zhongguo fa gai lun : Ying wen ban. KNQ68 .Z582 2007

 

History

 

Rozell, Mark J. Executive privilege: presidential power, secrecy, and accountability. JK468 .S4 R67 2010

 

Human Rights

 

Moeckli, Daniel et al, editors. International human rights law. K3240 .I583 2010

 

Parry, John T. Understanding torture: law, violence, and political identity. K5304 .P37 2010

 

Pogge, Thomas and Darrel Moellendorf, editors. Global responsibilities. Vol. 1: Global justice: seminal essays. JC578 .G654 2008

 

Indian Law

 

Echo-Hawk, Walter R. In the courts of the conqueror: the 10 worst Indian law cases ever decided. KF8204 .E23 2010

 

International Law

 

Cryer, Robert et al. An introduction to international criminal law and procedure. K5301 .I587 2010

 

Lubell, Noam. Extraterritorial use of force against non-state actors. KZ6405 .N66 L83 2010

 

Schrijver, Nico. Development without destruction: the UN and global resource management. JZ4972.5 .S37 2010

 

Judges

 

Collins, Ronald K. L., editor. The fundamental Holmes: a free speech chronicle and reader: selections from the opinions, books, articles, speeches, letters, and other writings by and about Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. KF213 .H6 C65 2010

 

Jurisprudence

 

Coleman, Jules L. The practice of principle: in defence of a pragmatist approach to legal theory. K230 .C64A2 2001

 

Falcon y Tella, Maria Jose. A three-dimensional theory of law. K230 .F336 A38 2010

 

Law of War

 

Dinstein, Yoram. The conduct of hostilities under the law of international armed conflict. KZ6385 .D56 2010

 

Legal Education

 

Parrish, Austen L. Hard-nosed advice from a cranky law professor: how to succeed in law school. KF283 .P37 2010

 

Legal History

 

Baker, John. Baker and Milsom sources of English legal history: private law to 1750. KD720 .B35 2010

 

Loughlin, Martin. Foundations of public law. K3150 .L677 2010

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Russo, Charles J., editor. Encyclopedia of law and higher education. KF4225 .A68 E53 2010

 

Professional Ethics

 

Coquillette, Daniel R., R. Michael Cassidy and Judith A. McMorrow. Lawyers and fundamental moral responsibility. 2nd edition. KF306 .C66 2010

 

Science & Technology

 

Clough, Jonathan. Principles of cybercrime. K5215 .C445 2010

 

Taxation

 

Lang, Michael, Peter Melz, Eleonor Kristoffersson, editors. Value added tax and direct taxation: similarities and differences. K4573 .V35 2009

 

Trade Regulation

 

Bowman, Gregory W. et al. Trade remedies in North America. KDZ948.8 .T73 2010

 

Trials

 

Bosmajian, Haig A. Anita Whitney, Louis Brandeis, and the First Amendment. KF224 .W543 B67 2010

 

Orland, Leonard. A final accounting: Holocaust survivors and Swiss banks. KF228 .H65 O75 2010