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Volume 43Issue 1January 2017


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Subjects Covered

Administrative Law
Bankruptcy And Creditors' Rights
Banks And Banking
Business Organizations
Children
Constitutional Law And History
Contracts (including Insurance)
Crime, Criminal Justice, And Criminal Law
Domestic Relations
Education
Energy
Environment And Natural Resources
Foreign And Comparative Law
Government
Human Rights
Immigration And Naturalization; Aliens
Intellectual Property
International Law And Relations
Judicial Systems; Courts; Judges
Jurisprudence
Labor And Employment
Lawyers And Practice Of Law
Legal Literature, Including Fiction
Legal Research, Writing, And Publishing
Military
Minorities
National Security
Native Peoples
Politics And Political Science; History
Property
Public Safety
Regulation Of Trade, Industry, And Commerce
Science, Art, And Entertainment
Securities
Torts
Transportation
Trials And Trial Practice

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW RSS feed
1 Della Cananea, Giacinto. Due process of law beyond the state: requirements of administrative procedure. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2016. 209 p.
K/3402/D45/2016
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WEB U.S. Congress. Senate. Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Examining due process in administrative hearings, hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management, 114th Congress, 2nd session, May 12, 2016. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2016. 1 online resource (128 pages).
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2 Vermeule, Adrian. Law's abnegation: from law's empire to the administrative state. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2016. 254 p.
KF/5425/V47/2016
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BANKRUPTCY AND CREDITORS' RIGHTS RSS feed
3 Antonov, Sergei. Bankrupts and usurers of imperial Russia: debt, property, and the law in the age of Dostoevsky and Tolstoy. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2016. 387 p.
KLA/1946/A96/2016
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4 Epstein, David G. Principles of bankruptcy law. 2nd ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2016. 325 p.
KF/1524.85/E67/2016 (Reserve)
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BANKS AND BANKING RSS feed
5 Bruner, Christopher M. Re-imagining offshore finance: market-dominant small jurisdictions in a globalizing financial world. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 245 p.
K/1322/B78/2016
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BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS RSS feed
6 The role of business in the responsibility to protect. Edited by John Forrer and Conor Seyle. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 247 p.
KZ/4082/R65/2016
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CHILDREN RSS feed
WEB U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Hope deferred: securing enforcement of the Goldman act to return abducted American children, hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations, 114th Congress, 2nd session, July 14, 2016. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2016. 1 online resource (102 pages).
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CONSTITUTIONAL LAW AND HISTORY RSS feed
7 Barron, Jerome A. Constitutional law in a nutshell. 9th ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2017. 746 p.
KF/4550/Z9/B35/2017 (Reserve)
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8 Brest, Paul. Processes of constitutional decisionmaking: cases and materials. 6th ed. New York: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2015. 1965 p.
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9 Chemerinsky, Erwin. Closing the courthouse door: how your constitutional rights became unenforceable. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2017. 262 p.
KF/8748/C37/2017
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10 Constitutionalism, human rights, and Islam after the Arab spring. Edited by Rainer Grote and Tilmann J. Roder. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 953 p.
KMC/524/C675/2016
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REF D'Alemberte, Talbot. The Florida state constitution. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. 409 p.
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11 Ely, James W., Jr. The contract clause: a constitutional history. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2016. 376 p.
KF/4608/E49/2016
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12 Routledge handbook of law and religion. Edited by Silvio Ferrari. New York: Routledge, 2015. 426 p.
K/3280/R68/2015
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13 Schonthal, Benjamin. Buddhism, politics and the limits of law: the pyrrhic constitutionalism of Sri Lanka. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 304 p.
KPS/2162/S36/2016
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14 Sobel, Richard. Citizenship as foundation of rights: meaning for America. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 229 p.
KF/4700/S64/2016
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CONTRACTS (INCLUDING INSURANCE) RSS feed
15 Keeton, Robert E. Insurance law: a guide to fundamental principles, legal doctrines, and commercial practices. 2nd ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2017. 997 p.
KF/1164/K376/2017 (Reserve)
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CRIME, CRIMINAL JUSTICE, AND CRIMINAL LAW RSS feed
WEB Goggins, Becki. State progress in record reporting for firearm-related background checks: Protection order submissions. Washington, D.C.: BJS, National Criminal Justice Reference Service, 2016. 1 online resource (12 pages).
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WEB Greenspan, Owen. State progress in record reporting for firearm-related background checks: Fingerprint processing advances improve background checks. Washington, D.C.: BJS, National Criminal Justice Reference Service, 2016. 1 online resource (13 unnumbered pages).
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WEB Hate crime data collection guidelines and training manual. Washington, D.C.: Criminal Justice Information Services Division, Uniform Crime Reporting Program, 2015. 1 online resource (68 pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74011

16 LaFave, Wayne R. Criminal procedure. 6th ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2017. 1689 p.
KF/9619/L343/2017 (Reserve)
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17 Satish, Mrinal. Discretion, discrimination and the rule of law: reforming rape sentencing in India. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 310 p.
KNS/4202/S28/2017
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18 Smith, Christopher E. The Supreme Court and the development of law: through the prism of prisoners' rights. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. 227 p.
KF/9731/S65/2016
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19 Stanford, Anthony. Copping out: the consequences of police corruption and misconduct. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger, 2015. 176 p.
HV/7936/C85/S697/2015
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20 Stark, Findlay. Culpable carelessness: recklessness and negligence in the criminal law. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 327 p.
K/5067/S73/2016
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21 Wu, Chonghao. Regulating government ethics: an underused weapon in China's anti-corruption campaign. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 300 p.
KNQ/4516/W7/2016
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DOMESTIC RELATIONS RSS feed
22 Family forms and parenthood: theory and practice of Article 8 ECHR in Europe. Edited by Andrea Büchler and Helen Keller. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Intersentia, 2016. 544 p.
KJE/1105/F36/2016
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23 Murray, Melissa. Cases on reproductive rights and justice. St. Paul, MN: Foundation Press, 2015. 919 p.
KF/3760/M87/2015
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24 Myers, John E. B. Family law in a nutshell. 6th ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2017. 464 p.
KF/505/Z9/K7/2017 (Reserve)
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EDUCATION RSS feed
WEB U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. Strengthening education research and privacy protections to better serve students, hearing before the Committee on Education and the Workforce, 114th Congress, 2nd session, hearing held in Washington, D.C., March 22, 2016. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2016. 1 online resource (63 pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74439


ENERGY RSS feed
25 Talus, Kim. Introduction to EU energy law. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2016. 180 p.
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26 Tomain, Joseph P. Energy law in a nutshell. 3rd ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2017. 634 p.
KF/2120/T66 2017 (Reserve)
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ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES RSS feed
27 Civil liability and financial security for offshore oil and gas activities. Edited by Michael Faure. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 450 p.
K/956/C58/2017
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WEB Dakota Access, LLC. Environmental assessment: Dakota Access Pipeline Project, crossings of flowage easements and federal lands. Omaha, NE: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District, 2016. 1 online resource (1261 unnumbered pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74064

28 Zhou, Yao. Governance in the international seabed: technology diffusion and its implementation. 2016. 1 volume (various pagings).
K/3485.7/Z56/2016

FOREIGN AND COMPARATIVE LAW RSS feed
29 Oquendo, Angel R. Latin American law 3rd ed. St. Paul, MN: Foundation Press: LEG, Inc. d/b/a West Academic, 2017. 1529 p.
KG/95/O68/2017
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30 Reinforcing rule of law oversight in the European Union. Edited by Carlos Closa and Dimitry Kochenov. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 339 p.
KJE/5037/R45/2016
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GOVERNMENT RSS feed
31 Chatterjee, Debtoru. Presidential discretion. New Delhi, India: Oxford University Press, 2016. 312 p.
KNS/2210/C43/2016
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HUMAN RIGHTS RSS feed
32 The convergence of the fundamental rights protection in Europe. Edited by Rainer Arnold. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer, 2016. 235 p.
KJC/5132/C66/2016
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33 The protection of economic, social and cultural rights in Africa: international, regional and national perspectives. Edited by Danwood Mzikenge Chirwa. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 583 p.
KQC/572/P766/2016
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WEB U.S. Congress. Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. Atrocities in Iraq and Syria: relief for survivors and accountability for perpetrators, hearing before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, 114th Congress, 2nd session, September 22, 2016. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2016. 1 online resource (75 pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74654


IMMIGRATION AND NATURALIZATION; ALIENS RSS feed
WEB Deferred action for childhood arrivals (DACA) toolkit. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, 2016. 1 online resource (30 pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74754

34 Provine, Doris Marie. Policing immigrants: local law enforcement on the front lines. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2016. 206 p.
JV/6483/P77/2016
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INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RSS feed
35 Rooksby, Jacob H. The branding of the American mind: how universities capture, manage, and monetize intellectual property and why it matters. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. 370 p.
KF/2985/U55/R66/2016
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WEB H.R. _____, the Targeting Rogue and Opaque Letters Act, hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, 114th Congress, 1st session, April 16, 2015. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2016. 1 online resource (iii, 102 pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74854


INTERNATIONAL LAW AND RELATIONS RSS feed
36 Collins, David. An introduction to International investment law. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 350 p.
K/3830/C645/2017
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37 Herdegen, Matthias. Principles of international economic law. 2nd ed. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2016. 574 p.
K/3820/H47/2016
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JUDICIAL SYSTEMS; COURTS; JUDGES RSS feed
38 Caplan, Lincoln. American justice 2016: the political Supreme Court. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. 180 p.
KF/8742/C278/2016
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39 Meital, Yoram. Revolutionary justice: special courts and the formation of republican Egypt. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. 279 p.
KRM/1588/M45/2017
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40 Metzmeier, Kurt X. Writing the legal record: law reporters in nineteenth-century Kentucky. Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 2017. 211 p.
KFK/1726/C68/M48/2017
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WEB U.S. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. The judicial branch and the efficient administration of justice, hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet, 114th Congress, 2nd session, July 6, 2016. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2016. 1 online resource (68 pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74123

WEB Williams, Margaret S. Survey of harm to cooperators: final report. Washington, D.C.: Federal Judicial Center, 2016. 1 online resource (148 pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74451

41 Wright, Charles Alan. Law of federal courts. 8th ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2017. 824 p.
KF/8840/W7/2017 (Reserve)
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JURISPRUDENCE RSS feed
42 Calavita, Kitty. Invitation to law & society: an introduction to the study of real law. 2nd ed. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2016. 228 p.
K/370/C35/2016
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43 Hutchinson, Allan C. Toward an informal account of legal interpretation. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 188 p.
K/290/H88/2016
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44 Law in theory and history: new essays on a neglected dialogue. Edited by Maksymilian del Mar and Michael Lobban. Portland, OR: Hart Publishing, 2016. 347 p.
K/235/L36/2016
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45 Lovett, Frank. A republic of law. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 233 p.
K/3171/L68/2016
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46 Weinreb, Lloyd L. Legal reason: the use of analogy in legal argument. 2nd ed. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 188 p.
K/213/W45/2016
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LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT RSS feed
47 Elkouri, Frank. How arbitration works. 8th ed. Arlington, VA: Bloomberg BNA, 2016. 1 volume (various pagings).
KF/3424/E4/2016
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48 Green, Tristin K. Discrimination laundering: the rise of organizational innocence and the crisis of equal opportunity law. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 201 p.
K/1770/G74/2017
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49 Hood, Jack B. Workers' compensation and employee protection laws in a nutshell. 6th ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2017. 637 p.
KF/3615/Z9/H64/2017 (Reserve)
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50 Spitko, E. Gary. Antigay bias in role-model occupations. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017. 272 p.
KF/3467.5/S65/2017
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51 Weil, David. The fissured workplace: why work became so bad for so many and what can be done to improve it. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2014. 410 p.
HD/8066/W44/2014
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LAWYERS AND PRACTICE OF LAW RSS feed
52 Goodman, Joanna. Robots in law: how artificial intelligence is transforming legal services. London, United Kingdom: ARK Group, 2016. 148 p.
K/120/G66/2016
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53 Snyder, Laura. Democratizing legal services: obstacles and opportunities. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2016. 307 p.
K/133/S63/2016
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LEGAL LITERATURE, INCLUDING FICTION RSS feed
54 Rosenfelt, David. Outfoxed. New York: Minotaur Books, 2016. 326 p.
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55 Scottoline, Lisa. Damaged: a Rosato & DiNunzio novel. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2016. 405 p.
PS/3569/C725/D36/2016
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LEGAL RESEARCH, WRITING, AND PUBLISHING RSS feed
REF Fitzgerald, Maureen F. The ultimate guide to Canadian legal research. 3rd ed. Toronto, Ontario: LexisNexis Canada, a member of the LexisNexis Group, 2016. 37 p.
Ref/KE250/F572/2016 (Non-Circulating)
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MILITARY RSS feed
56 The drone memos: targeted killing, secrecy, and the law. Edited by Jameel Jaffer. New York: The New Press, 2016. 328 p.
KF/7225/D76/2016
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WEB Military sexual trauma. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, 2016. 1 online resource (4 unnumbered pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74338

WEB Van Dress, Valeria R. For man and country: atheist chaplains in the US Army? Fort Leavenworth, KS: CGSC Press, Army Press, 2016. 1 online resource (149 pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74001


MINORITIES RSS feed
57 Asal, Victor. Legal path dependence and the long arm of the religious state: sodomy provisions and gay rights across nations and over time. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2016. 193 p.
K/3242.3/A83/2016
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58 Colker, Ruth. Sexual orientation, gender identity, and the law in a nutshell. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2017. 376 p.
KF/4754.5/C65/2017 (Reserve)
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NATIONAL SECURITY RSS feed
59 Mehozay, Yoav. Between the rule of law and states of emergency: the fluid jurisprudence of the Israeli regime. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2016. 205 p.
KMK/2650/M44/2016
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NATIVE PEOPLES RSS feed
WEB Tribal HUD-VASH Program (U.S.). Tribal Housing and Urban Development-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (Tribal HUD-VASH) program: ending veteran homelessness on tribal lands: a tribal HUD-VASH grant guide. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, 2016. 1 online resource (28 pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74356

WEB U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. Examining the federal government's mismanagement of native American schools, hearing before the Committee on Education and the Workforce, 114th Congress, 1st session, hearing held in Washington, DC, May 14, 2015. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2016. 1 online resource (61 pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo73997


POLITICS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE; HISTORY RSS feed
60 Stein, Sarah Abrevaya. Extraterritorial dreams: European citizenship, Sephardi Jews, and the Ottoman twentieth century. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2016. 224 p.
DS/135/T8/S75/2016
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PROPERTY RSS feed
61 The boundaries of Australian property law. Edited by Hossein Esmaeili and Brendan Grigg. Port Melbourne, Australia: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 293 p.
KU/658/B68/2016
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PUBLIC SAFETY RSS feed
WEB U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Firearms and munitions at risk: examining inadequate safeguards, hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, 114th Congress, 2nd session, July 6, 2016. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2016. 1 online resource (60 pages).
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo74351


REGULATION OF TRADE, INDUSTRY, AND COMMERCE RSS feed
62 Markovits, Richard S. Economics and the interpretation and application of U.S. and E.U. antitrust law. New York: Springer, 2014. 2 volumes.
K/3850/M3725/2014/v.1-2
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SCIENCE, ART, AND ENTERTAINMENT RSS feed
63 Fisk, Catherine L. Writing for hire: unions, Hollywood, and Madison Avenue. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2016. 308 p.
K/1440/F57/2016
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SECURITIES RSS feed
64 Singh, Raghvendra K. Law and regulation of public offering of corporate securities. New Dehli, India: Oxford University Press, 2016. 313 p.
KNS/956.5/S56/2016
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TORTS RSS feed
65 Mass torts in Europe: cases and reflections. Edited by Willem H. van Boom and Gerhard Wagner. Berlin, Germany: Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2014. 311 p.
KJC/3846.5/M37/2014
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TRANSPORTATION RSS feed
66 Azaria, Danai. Treaties on transit of energy via pipelines and countermeasures. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2015. 285 p.
K/4083/A93/2015
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TRIALS AND TRIAL PRACTICE RSS feed
67 Bergman, Paul. Trial advocacy in a nutshell. 6th ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2017. 620 p.
KF/8915/Z9/B47/2017 (Reserve)
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68 Priemel, Kim Christian. The betrayal: the Nuremberg trials and German divergence. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2016. 481 p.
KZ/1176.5/P75/2016
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69 Read, D. Shane. Turning points at trial: great lawyers share secrets, strategies and skills. Dallas, TX: Westway Publishing, 2017. 539 p.
KF/8915/R428/2017
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