New Books in the Library – April 2019

May 7, 2019

In addition to our usual array of new books, this month we have a number of newly available graduate theses in our Acquisitions list.

 K460 .N69 O84 2018
Title: Challenging Nozick : what natural property rights? / by Anne-Sophie Ouellet.
Publication info: Toronto : Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2018.
Subject: Natural law.
Subject: Property.
Subject: Taxation.
Location: Theses
K925 .N4 2018 
Title: Making the invisible visible : the effects of neuroscience on mental injury claims / by Justin Brandon Ng.
Publication info: Toronto : Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2018.
Subject: Brain–Concussion.
Subject: Neurosciences.
Subject: Torts.
Location: Theses
K3496 .M47 2018 
Title: International law and transboundary fresh water resources : a dispute resolution perspective / by Tamar Meshel. 
Publication info: Toronto : Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2018.
Subject: Fresh water–Law and legislation.
Subject: Water resources development–Law and legislation.
Subject: Water rights (International law)
Location: Theses
KDZ4030 .S73 2018 
Title: Legal ambiguity in “Star Wars” : why the current regime is insufficient in regulating armed conflict in space / by Caroline Elizabeth Stacey. 
Publication info: Toronto : Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2018.
Subject: Space warfare–Law and legislation.
Subject: Space weapons (International law)
Subject: Space law.
Location: Theses
KE298 .C66 S36 2017 
Title: Canadian contract law teaching and the failure to operationalize : theory & practice, realism & formalism, and aspiration & reality in contemporary legal education / by David Sandomierski.
Publication info: Toronto : Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2017.
Subject: Contracts–Study and teaching–Canada.
Subject: Law–Study and teaching–Canada.
Location: Theses
KE3404 .D32 2018 
Title: Realizing the right to health care in Canada / by Michael Da Silva. 
Publication info: Toronto : Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2018.
Subject: Right to health–Canada.
Subject: Medical care–Law and legislation–Canada.
Location: Theses
KE4454 .B58 2018 
Title: The Chiarelli doctrine : immigration exceptionalism and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms / by Joshua Alon Blum. 
Publication info: Toronto : Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2018.
Subject: Emigration and immigration law–Canada.
Subject: Constitutional law–Canada.
Location: Theses
KE7722 .T3 V35 2018 
Title: A theory about indigenous taxation powers / by Esteban Vallejo-Toledo. 
Publication info: Toronto : Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2018.
Subject: Indigenous peoples–Taxation–Canada.
Subject: Indigenous peoples–Taxation–Law and legislation–Canada.
Location: Theses
KE8928 .A96 2018 
Title: Prosecuting and sentencing police sexual assaults : a Canadian perspective = Etude portant sur la judiciarisation et la determination de la peine lors d’agressions sexuelles commises par policiers canadiens / by Sandrine Ampleman-Tremblay. 
Publication info: Toronto : Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2018.
Subject: Police misconduct–Canada.
Subject: Sex crimes–Canada. Subject: Prosecution–Canada.
Subject: Criminal justice, Administration of–Canada.
Location: Theses
KE9440 .H85 2018 
Title: The role of the judge in wrongful convictions : R v Mullins-Johnson / by Heather Wai-San Hui-Litwin. 
Publication info: Toronto : Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2018.
Subject: Judicial error–Canada.
Subject: Judgments, Criminal–Canada.
Subject: Judges–Canada.
Location: Theses
KEO703 .R37 2018 
Title: Administrative justice : guiding caseworker discretion / by Jennifer Marie Rasao.
Publication info: Toronto : Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2018.
Subject: Public welfare–Law and legislation–Ontario.
Subject: Administrative discretion–Ontario.
Subject: Social case work–Ontario.
Location: Theses

New Books in the Library – March 2019

April 16, 2019

Another wide ranging selection of subjects for this month’s acquisitions.  For more see the March Acquisitions List

  KE3722 .M3 G55 2018 
Title: Cannabis in the workplace / author John R. Gilmore ; co-authors Matthew J. Macdonald [and 10 others]. 
Publication info: Toronto : Thomson Reuters Canada, 2018.
Subject: Cannabis–Law and legislation–Canada.
Subject: Drugs and employment–Canada.
Subject: Drug testing–Law and legislation–Canada.
    KJE937 .A33 C65 v.25 pt.3
Title: Freedom of religion, secularism, and human rights / edited by Nehal Bhuta. 
Publication info: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2019.
Subject: Freedom of religion.
Subject: Secularism.
Subject: Human rights.
Series: Collected courses of the Academy of European Law.
KD3340 .T46 2019 
Title: Abortion law and political institutions : explaining policy resistance / Jennifer Thomson. 
Publication info: Cham, Switzerland  : Palgrave Macmillan, 2019.
Subject: Abortion–Law and legislation–Northern Ireland.
Subject: Abortion–Political aspects–Northern Ireland.
Series: Gender and politics

New Books in the Library – February 2019

March 15, 2019

Our professors have been very prolific recently – check out their writing as well as all our other new books at our February Acquisitions List

K3820 .P733 2019 
Title: Institutional bypasses : a strategy to promote reforms for development / Mariana Mota Prado, University of Toronto Faculty of Law; Michael J. Trebilcock, University of Toronto Faculty of Law.
Publication info: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2019.
Subject: Law and economic development.
Subject: Institution building.
Subject: Political development.
    K583 .V35 2018
Title: Comparing law : comparative law as reconstruction of collective commitments / Catherine Valcke, University of Toronto.
Publication info: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
Subject: Comparative law.
Series: ASCL studies in comparative law.
  KBP144 .O94 2018 
Title: The Oxford handbook of Islamic law / edited by Anver M. Emon, Rumee Ahmed. 
Edition: First edition.
Publication info: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Subject: Islamic law.
Series: Oxford handbooks.
KJ147 .O94 2018 
Title: The Oxford handbook of European legal history / edited by Heikki Pihlajamäki, Markus D. Dubber, Mark Godfrey.
Edition: First edition.
Publication info: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Subject: Law–Europe–History.
Series: Oxford handbooks.
K5015.4 .D817 2018 
Title: The dual penal state : the crisis of criminal law in comparative-historical perspective / Markus D. Dubber. 
Edition: First edition.
Publication info: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Subject: Criminal law.
Subject: Criminal law–History.
Subject: Criminal justice, Administration of.
KJ147 .O94 2018 
Title: The Oxford handbook of European legal history / edited by Heikki Pihlajamäki, Markus D. Dubber, Mark Godfrey.
Edition: First edition.
Publication info: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Subject: Law–Europe–History.
Series: Oxford handbooks.

New Books in the Library – January 2019

February 14, 2019

Starting off the new year with a new crop of books. Take a look at our January Acquisitions List to see the full range of titles (and videos too)

      K290 .H89 2018 
Title: The fundamentals of statutory interpretation / Cameron Hutchison.
Publication info: Toronto, Ontario : LexisNexis Canada Inc., 2018.
Subject: Law–Interpretation and construction.
Subject: Law–Canada–Interpretation and construction.
Subject: Constitutional law–Canada–Interpretation and construction.
Location: Reserves
KE4199 .L37 2018 
Title: Canada and the ethics of constitutionalism : identity, destiny, and constitutional faith / Samuel V. LaSelva. 
Publication info: Montreal ; Kingston ; London ; Chicago : McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2018.
Subject: Constitutional history–Canada.
    JF1051 .F57 2018 
Title: Democracy when the people are thinking : revitalizing our politics through public deliberation / James S. Fishkin.
Edition: First edition.
Publication info: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Subject: Representative government and representation.
    KE8248 .L44 B33 2017
Title: Claire L’Heureux-Dubé : a life / Constance Backhouse.
Publication info: Vancouver : Published by UBC Press for The Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History, 2017.
Subject: Judges–Canada–Biography.
Subject: Women judges–Canada–Biography.
Series: Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.)
    HV7561 .H75 2019 
Title: The retrieval of liberalism in policing / Luke William Hunt.
Publication info: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2019.
Subject: Criminal justice, Administration of.
Subject: Police.

New Books in the Library – November 2018

December 12, 2018

The Library elves have been hard at work putting new books in the collection. Here are some highlights of our November Acquisitions List.

HM665 .C644 2018
Title: Collectivity : ontology, ethics, and social justice / edited by Kendy Hess, Violetta Igneski, and Tracy Isaacs.
Publication info: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield International, [2018]
Subject: Social ethics.
Subject: Social justice.
KE482 .S84 H45 2018
Title: Quasi-constitutional laws of Canada / John Helis.
Publication info: Toronto, Ontario : Irwin Law, 2018.
Subject: Law–Canada–Interpretation and construction.
Subject: Constitutional law–Canada.
Subject: Civil rights–Canada.
    KJE937 .A33 C65 v.26 pt.2
Title: What’s left of the law of integration? : decay and resistance in European Union law / Julio Baquero Cruz.
Edition: First edition.
Publication info: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Subject: Law–European Union countries.
Subject: Civil rights–European Union countries.
Series: Collected courses of the Academy of European Law ; v. 26/2.

New Books in the Library – October 2018

November 5, 2018

Lots more new books for October. For a full list of our new acquisitions, check our October Acquisitions list.

       HQ76.2 .G7 A53 2018
Title: The fraternity of the estranged : the fight for homosexual rights in England, 1891-1908 / Brian Anderson.
Publication info: Leicestershire, UK : Matador, 2018.
Subject: Gay men–Great Britain–Social conditions–19th century.
Subject: Gay men–Great Britain–Social conditions–20th century.
Subject: Male homosexuality–Great Britain–History–19th century.
KE7709 .I46 2018
Title: Aboriginal law handbook / Olthius, Kleer, Townshend ; ediors: Lorraine Land and Matt McPherson.
Edition: Fifth edition.
Publication info: Toronto : Thomson Reuters, 2018.
Subject: Indians of North America–Legal status, laws, etc.–Canada–Popular works.
Subject: Indigenous peoples–Legal status, laws, etc.–Canada.
Subject: Inuit–Legal status, laws, etc.–Canada.
Location: Reserves.
KD3989 .W55 2018
Title: How language works in politics : the impact of vague legislation on policy / Matthew Williams.
Publication info: Bristol, UK : Bristol University Press, 2018.
Subject: Constitutional law–Great Britain.
HV7936 .R3 R36 2018
Title: Racial profiling and human rights in Canada : the new legal landscape / edited by Lorne Foster, Lesley Jacobs, Bobby Siu, & Shaheen Azmi.
Publication info: Toronto : Irwin Law, 2018.
Subject: Racial profiling in law enforcement–Canada.
Subject: Human rights–Canada
KE346 .C65 2019
Title: Interviewing skills for legal professionals / Douglas Cochran.
Edition: Second edition.
Publication info: Toronto : Emond Montgomery Publications, 2019.
Subject: Interviewing in law practice–Canada.
Subject: Attorney and client–Canada.
Series: Working with the law.
Location: Reserves

New Books in the Library – September 2018

October 11, 2018

Here is a sample of books the library collected in September. For a full list of our new acquisitions, check our the September Acquisitions list.

K1704.8 .G36 2018
Title: Game changers in labour law : shaping the future of work / editors, Frank Hendrickx, Valerio De Stefano ; contributors, Mariya Aleksynska [and 17 others].
Publication info: Alphen aan den Rijn : Wolters Kluwer, [2018]
Subject: Labor laws and legislation–Congresses.
Series: Bulletin of comparative labour relations ; 100.
KE7709 .W56 2018
Title: Essentials of Canadian aboriginal law / Kerry Wilkins.
Publication info: Toronto : Thomson Reuters Canada, 2018.
Subject: Indigenous peoples–Legal status, laws, etc.–Canada.
Subject: Indigenous peoples–Legal status, laws, etc.
Subject: Indians of North America–Canada–Constitutional law.
Location: Reserves
KF300 .W67 2016
Title: Learning from practice : a text for experiential legal education / edited by Leah Wortham, Alexander Scherr, Nancy Maurer, Susan L. Brooks.
Edition: Third edition.
Publication info: St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, [2016]
Subject: Practice of law–United States.
Subject: Lawyers–United States–Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Location: Reserves
KZ3410 .R63 2012
Title: Between peril and promise : the politics of international law / J. Martin Rochester.
Edition: 2nd edition.
Publication info: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : CQ Press, 2012.
Subject: International law.
Subject: International relations.
KZ6443 .I57 v.53
Title: Drones and other unmanned weapons systems under international law / by Stuart Casey-Maslen, Maziar Homayounnejad, Hilary Stauffer, and Nathalie Weizmann.
Publication info: Boston ; Leiden : Brill, 2018.
Subject: Uninhabited combat aerial vehicles (International law)
Series: International humanitarian law series ; v. 53. 

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