New Books in the Library – November 2018

December 8, 2017

Here is a sampling of the interesting book the library purchased in November.  Check out our November Acquisitions List for all our new books.

E78 .C2 G44 2017
Title: Claiming Anishinaabe : decolonizing the human spirit / Lynn Gehl.
Publication info: Regina, Saskatchewan : University of Regina Press, 2017.
Subject: Indigenous peoples–Canada–Ethnic identity.
Subject: Native peoples–Canada–Ethnic identity.
Subject: Decolonization.

 

 

 

KJE6227 .D47 2017
Title: Genetics, disability and the law : towards an EU legal framework / Aisling de Paor (Dublin City University).
Publication info: Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
Subject: Genetics–Law and legislation–European Union countries.
Series: Cambridge disability, law and policy series.

 

 

 

 

 KJE6227 .D47 2017
Title: Genetics, disability and the law : towards an EU legal framework / Aisling de Paor (Dublin City University).
Publication info: Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
Subject: Genetics–Law and legislation–European Union countries.
Series: Cambridge disability, law and policy series.

 

 

 

 

K3224 .O94 2017
Title: The Oxford handbook of citizenship / edited by Ayelet Shachar, Rainer Baub Irene Bloemraad, Maarten Vink.
Edition: First edition.
Publication info: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2017.
Subject: Citizenship.
Series: Oxford handbooks.


New Books in the Library – October 2017

November 16, 2017

Books acquired by the library in October a wide range of subjects: statelessness, copyright, human rights, bigamy, and contracts to name a few.  Here are some highlights.


GN495.6 .H34 2017
Title: The fateful triangle : race, ethnicity, nation / Stuart Hall ; edited by Kobena Mercer ; foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Publication info: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2017.
Subject: Ethnicity.
Subject: Nation-state and globalization.
Subject: Ethnocentrism.

 

 


K1420.5 .C43 2017
Title: Copyright users’ rights : contracts and the erosion of property / Pascale Chapdelaine.
Edition: First edition.
Publication info: Oxford, UK : Oxford University Press, 2017.
Subject: Copyright.

 

 

 

KF250 .C53 2017
Title: Successful legal analysis and writing : the fundamentals / Christopher D. Soper, Cristina D. Lockwood, Bradley G. Clary, Pamela Lysaght.
Edition: Fourth edition.
Publication info: St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, [2017]
Subject: Legal composition.
Subject: Law–United States–Language.
Location: Reserves

 

 

KD3962 .R33 2017
Title: Britain and its internal others, 1750-1800 : under rule of law / Dana Y. Rabin.
Publication info: Manchester, United Kingdom : Manchester University Press, 2017.
Subject: Rule of law–Great Britain–History–18th century.
Series: Studies in imperialism.


New Books in the Library – September 2017

October 5, 2017

Here are our September new acquisitions. Check out the full September list to see all the new books in the collection.

K120 .M33 2017
Title: The new lawyer : how clients are transforming the practice of law / Julie Macfarlane.
Edition: Second edition.
Publication info: Vancouver, BC : UBC Press, [2017]
Subject: Practice of law–Canada.
Subject: Dispute resolution (Law)–Canada.
Subject: Compromise (Law)–Canada.
Series: Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.)
K258 .N49 2017
Title: New essays on the nature of rights / Edited by Mark McBride.
Publication info: Oxford, United Kingdoms ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing, 2017.
Subject: Law–Philosophy.
Subject: Law and ethics.
Subject: Law–Methodology.
KD654 .S73 2017
Title: The work of the British Law Commissions : law reform… now? / Shona Wilson Stark.
Publication info: Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing, 2017.
Subject: Great Britain.  Law Commission.
Subject: Law reform–Great Britain.

New Books in the Library – July 2017

August 18, 2017

Below are just a few of our new books. Check out the entire July 2017  list to see all the new books in the library.

book cover image: Indigenous Women's Writing PS153 .I52 S89 2017
Title: Indigenous women’s writing and the cultural study of law / Cheryl Suzack.
Publication info: Toronto ; Buffalo ; London : University of Toronto Press, 2017.
Subject: American literature–Indian authors–History and criticism.
Subject: American literature–Women authors–History and criticism.
Subject: Indian women–Legal status, laws, etc.–United States.
Location: Reserves

 

 

K639 .E373 2006
Title: Article 24 : the right to health / by Asbjørn Eide and Wenche Barth Eide.
Publication info: Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2006.
Subject: United Nations. Committee on the Rights of the Child.
Subject: Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989 November 20)
Subject: Children’s rights.
Series: Commentary on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.

 

KZ7177 .A87 G69 2017
Title: Atrocity speech law : foundation, fragmentation, fruition / Gregory S. Gordon ; foreword by Benjamin B. Ferencz.
Publication info: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2017.
Subject: Hate speech–Law and legislation.
Subject: Atrocities–Law and legislation.
Subject: Hate crimes–Law and legislation.


New Books in the Library – June 2017

July 10, 2017

We have been busy!  Below are just a few of our new books.

Check out the entire June  2017 Acquisitions List to see all the new books in the Library.

DL42 .L36 E97 2017
Title: Experiencing and protecting sacred natural sites of Sámi and other indigenous peoples : the sacred Arctic / Leena Heinämäki, Thora Martina Herrmann, editors.
Publication info: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017
Subject: Sami (European people)–Homes and haunts–Protection.
Subject: Indigenous peoples–Homes and haunts–Protection–Arctic regions.
Subject: Sami (European people)–Religion.
K213 .L3956 2017
Title: Law and the new logics / edited by H. Patrick Glenn, Lionel D. Smith.
Publication info: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
Subject: Law–Interpretation and construction.
Subject: Law–Methodology.
K213 .L3956 2017
Title: Law and the new logics / edited by H. Patrick Glenn, Lionel D. Smith.
Publication info: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
Subject: Law–Interpretation and construction.
Subject: Law–Methodology.
  KJ147 .W3813 2017
Title: The history of law in Europe : an introduction / Bart Wauters, Marco de Benito.
Publication info: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edgar Elgar Publishing, [2017]
Subject: Law–Europe–History.

New Books in the Library – May 2017

July 5, 2017

Below are just a few of our new books. Check out the entire May  2017 Acquisitions List to see all the new books in the Library.

 

K564 .C6 K38 2017
Title: Digital justice : technology and the internet of disputes / Ethan Katsh and Orna Rabinovich-Einy ; foreword by Richard Susskind.
Publication info: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2017.
Subject: Law–Data processing.
Subject: Information technology–Law and legislation.
Subject: Technology and law.

 

 

 

 

K3280 .C663 2017
Title: Constitution writing, religion and democracy / edited by Asli Ü. Bâli, University of California, Los Angeles, USA ; Hanna Lerner, Tel-Aviv University, Israel.
Publication info: Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
Subject: Church and state.
Subject: Freedom of religion.
Subject: Constitutional law.

 

 

 

 

K1420.5 .H527 2017
Title: Artistic license : the philosophical problems of copyright and appropriation / Darren Hudson Hick.
Publication info: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2017.
Subject: Copyright–Philosophy.
Subject: Intellectual property–Philosophy.
Subject: Intellectual property infringement.

 

 

 

 

KF371 .F57 2017
Title: Pillars of justice : lawyers and the liberal tradition / Owen Fiss. 
Publication info: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2017.
Subject: Judges–United States.
Subject: Lawyers–United States.
Subject: Law teachers–United States

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


New Books in the Library – August 2015

September 15, 2015
Check out our  Acquisitions Lists to see all the new books in the library.

Featured titles:

happiness and the law K380 .B765 2015
Title: Happiness and the law / John Bronsteen, Christopher Buccafusco, Jonathan S. Masur. 
Publication info: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2015.
Subject: Happiness.
Subject: Well-being.
Subject: Sociological jurisprudence.
politics of religious freedom BL65 .P7 P64235 2015
Title: Politics of religious freedom / edited by Winnifred Fallers Sullivan, Elizabeth Shakman Hurd, Saba Mahmood, and Peter G. Danchin.
Publication info: Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2015.
Subject: Religion and politics.
Subject: Freedom of religion.
philospihical foundations of justice and taxation K4460 .P45 2015
Title: Philosophical explorations of justice and taxation : national and global issues / Helmut P. Gaisbauer, Gottfried Schweiger, Clemens Sedmak, editors.
Publication info: Cham : Springer, [2015]
Subject: Taxation–Philosophy.
Subject: Justice.
Subject: Tax incidence.
Series: Ius gentium (Dordrecht, Netherlands) ; v. 40.