NEW BOOKS added September 2010


Boston College Law Library

 

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Banking & Finance

Family Law

Legal Education

Communications Law

Foreign Law

Legal History

Computer Law

Health Law

Legislation

Contracts

History

Partnerships

Corporations

Human Rights

Politics & Government

Courts

Indian Law

Property

Criminal Law & Procedure

International Law

Religion

Death Penalty

Judges

Securities Law

Dispute Resolution

Jurisprudence

Sports Law

Environmental Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Trials

 

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Banking & Finance

 

Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: law, explanation and analysis. KF974 .D63 2010

 

Communications Law

 

Garzaniti, L. J. H. F. and Matthew O'Regan, editors. Telecommunications, broadcasting and the Internet: EU competition law and regulation. KJE6946 .T45 2010

 

Smolla, Rodney A. Rights and liabilities in media content: Internet, broadcast, and print. 2nd ed. KF2750 .S56 2010

 

Computer Law

 

Rustad, Michael. Software licensing: principles and practical strategies. KF3024 .C6 R87 2010

 

Contracts

 

Bhadbhade, Nilima. Contract law in India. KNS810 .B48 2010

 

Corporations

 

Gevurtz, Franklin. Corporation law. 2nd edition. Permanent Reserve KF1414 .G48 2010

 

Courts

 

Yusuf, Hakeem. Transitional justice, judicial accountability and the rule of law. KTA470 .Y87 2010

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Kerman, Piper. Orange is the new black: my year in a women's prison. Popular Reading Collection HV9474 .F66 K47 2010

 

Turow, Scott. Innocent. Popular Reading Collection PS3570 .U754 I66 2010

 

Death Penalty

 

Phillips, Fred, Sir. The death penalty and human rights. HV8694 .P45 2009

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Lodder, Arno R. and John Zeleznikow. Enhanced dispute resolution through the use of information technology. K2390 .L63 2010

 

Environmental Law

 

DVD: Garbage dreams. Permanent Reserve/AV TD789 .E37 G37 2009

 

Family Law

 

DVD: Family affair. Permanent Reserve/AV HV6570.7 .F36 2010

 

FitzGibbon, Scott Thomas, Lynn D. Wardle and A. Scott Loveless, editors. The jurisprudence of marriage and other intimate relationships. K675 .J87 2010

 

Foreign Law

 

Maduro, Miguel Poiares and Loic Azoulai, editors. The past and future of EU law: the classics of EU law revisited on the 50th anniversary of the Rome Treaty. KJE947.P374 2010

 

Health Law

 

Landmark: the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all. KF3821 .A328201 A2 2010

 

History

 

Owen, John M. The clash of ideas in world politics: transnational networks, states, and regime change, 1510-2010. JC489 .O94 2010

 

Human Rights

 

Brownlie, Ian and Guy S. Goodwin-Gill, editors. Brownlie's documents on human rights. K3238 .B37 2010

 

Collins, Cath. Post-transitional justice: human rights trials in Chile and El Salvador. K3240 .C5935 2010

 

Tomuschat, Christian, Evelyne Lagrange and Stefan Oeter, editors. The right to life. K3252 .A6 R54 2010

 

Indian Law

 

Atwood, Barbara Ann. Children, tribes, and states: adoption and custody conflicts over American Indian children. KF8210 .C45 A98 2010

 

International Law

 

Mackenzie, Ruth et al. Selecting international judges: principle, process, and politics. KZ6250 .S45 2010

 

Sands, Philippe and Pierre Klein. Bowett's law of international institutions. 6th edition. KZ4850 .B69 2009

 

Judges

 

Kens, Paul. The Supreme Court under Morrison R. Waite, 1874-1888. KF8742 .K46 2010

 

Steigerwalt, Amy. Battle over the bench: senators, interest groups, and lower court confirmations. KF8776 .S74 2010

 

Jurisprudence

 

Sarat, Austin, Lawrence Douglas and Martha Merrill Umphrey, editors. Law and the stranger. K3274 .L39 2010

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Dworsky, Alan L. User's guide to the Bluebook. Rev. for the 19th ed. Permanent Reserve and Reference Area KF245 .D853 2010

 

Legal Education

 

Bander, Edward J. The hidden history of Essex Law School. Popular Reading Collection PS3552 .A74 H53 2010

 

Tonsing, Dennis J. 1000 days to the bar, but the practice of law begins now. 2nd edition. KF272 .T66 2010

 

Legal History

 

Baker, John H. English legal manuscripts formerly in the collection of Sir Thomas Phillipps. KD56 .E54 2008

 

Legislation

 

Albiston, Catherine Ruth. Institutional inequality and the mobilization of the Family and Medical Leave Act: rights on leave. KF3531 .A95 2010

 

Tofan, Claudia, editor. Nuclear law collection. 5 volumes. K3990.4 .N835 2009

 

Partnerships

 

Wood, Robert W., editor. Limited liability companies: formation, operation, and conversion. 3rd edition. KF1380 .L56 2010

 

Politics & Government

 

Farhang, Sean. The litigation state: public regulation and private lawsuits in the U.S. KF8840 .F373x 2010

 

Shirlow, Peter et al. Abandoning historical conflict?: former political prisoners and reconciliation in Northern Ireland. JZ5584 .G7 A33 2010

 

Property

 

Botello-Samson, Darren. Regulatory takings and the environment: the impact of property rights litigation. KF5599 .B68 2010

 

Pinedo, Anna T. and James R. Tanenbaum, editors. Covered bonds handbook. KF696 .C67 2010

 

Religion

 

McGraw, Bryan T. Faith in politics: religion and liberal democracy. BR115 .P7 M318 2010

 

Witte, John and Joel A. Nichols. Religion and the American constitutional experiment. 3rd edition. KF4783 .W58 2011

 

Securities Law

 

Wolowitz, Steven, John J. Tharp and Lee H. Rubin, editors. Securities investigations: internal, civil and criminal. KF1440 .S45372 2010

 

Sports Law

 

Brake, Deborah L. Getting in the game: Title IX and the women's sports revolution. KF4166 .B73 2010

 

Trials

 

Polchinski, Peter D. The cross-examination edge: a guide to effective questioning. KF8920 .P65 2010