Category Archives: First Amendment

Library Highlights: Legal History

The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery
Eric Foner
E457.2 .F66 2010
From the Publisher: Selected as a Notable Book of the Year by the New York Times Book Review, this landmark work gives us a definitive account of Lincoln’s lifelong engagement with the nation’s critical issue: American slavery. A master historian, Eric Foner draws Lincoln and the broader history of the period into perfect balance. We see Lincoln, a pragmatic politician grounded in principle, deftly navi-gating the dynamic politics of antislavery, secession, and civil war. Lincoln’s greatness emerges from his capacity for moral and political growth.

America’s Death Penalty: Between Past and Present
edited by David Garland, Randall McGowen and Michael Meranze
HV8699.U5 A745 2011

From the Publisher: Over the past three decades, the United States has embraced the death penalty with tenacious enthusiasm. While most of those countries whose legal systems and cultures are nor-mally compared to the United States have abolished capital punishment, the United States continues to employ this ultimate tool of punishment. The death penalty has achieved an unparalleled prominence in our public life and left an indelible imprint on our politics and culture. It has also provoked intense scholarly debate, much of it devoted to explaining the roots of American exceptionalism.

America’s Death Penalty takes a different approach to the issue by examining the historical and theoret-ical assumptions that have underpinned the discussion of capital punishment in the United States to-day. At various times the death penalty has been portrayed as an anachronism, an inheritance, or an in-novation, with little reflection on the consequences that flow from the choice of words. This volume represents an effort to restore the sense of capital punishment as a question caught up in history. Edited by leading scholars of crime and justice, these original essays pursue different strategies for unsettling the usual terms of the debate. In particular, the authors use comparative and historical investigations of both Europe and America in order to cast fresh light on familiar questions about the meaning of capital punishment. This volume is essential reading for understanding the death penalty in America.

The Immigration Battle in American Courts
Anna O. Law
KF4819 .L39 2010

From the Publisher: This book assesses the role of the federal judiciary in immigration and the institu-tional evolution of the Supreme Court and the US Courts of Appeals. Neither court has played a static role across time. By the turn of the century, a division of labor had developed between the two courts whereby the Courts of Appeals retained their original function as error-correction courts, while the Su-preme Court was reserved for the most important policy and political questions. Law explores the con-sequences of this division for immigrant litigants, who are more likely to prevail in the Courts of Ap-peals because of advantageous institutional incentives that increase the likelihood of a favorable out-come. As this book proves, it is inaccurate to speak of an undifferentiated institution called ‘the federal courts’ or ‘the courts’, for such characterizations elide important differences in mission and function of the two highest courts in the federal judicial hierarchy.

The Constitutional Origins of the American Revolution
Jack P. Greene
KF4541 .G743 2010
From the Publisher: Using the British Empire as a case study, this succinct study argues that the estab-lishment of overseas settlements in America created a problem of constitutional organization. The fail-ure to resolve the resulting tensions led to the thirteen continental colonies seceding from the empire in 1776. Challenging those historians who have assumed that the British had the law on their side during the debates that led to the American Revolution, this volume argues that the empire had long exhibited a high degree of constitutional multiplicity, with each colony having its own discrete constitution. Con-tending that these constitutions cannot be conflated with the metropolitan British constitution, it ar-gues that British refusal to accept the legitimacy of colonial understandings of the sanctity of the many colonial constitutions and the imperial constitution was the critical element leading to the American Revolution.

Radicals in Their Own Time: Four Hundred Years of Struggle for Liberty and Equal Justice in America
Michael Anthony Lawrence
KF4749 .L39 2011
From the Publisher: [This book] explores the lives of five Americans, with lifetimes spanning four hun-dred years, who agitated for greater freedom in America. Every generation has them: individuals who speak truth to power and crave freedom from arbitrary authority. This book makes two important ob-servations in discussing Roger Williams, Thomas Paine, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, W. E. B. Du Bois and Vine Deloria, Jr. First, each believed that government must broadly tolerate individual autonomy. Se-cond, each argued that religious orthodoxy has been a major source of society’s ills – and all endured serious negative repercussions for doing so. The book challenges Christian orthodoxy and argues that part of what makes these five figures compelling is their willingness to pay the price for their convic-tions – much to the lasting benefit of liberty and equal justice in America.

Freedom Bound: Law, Labor, and Civic Identity in Colonizing English America, 1580-1865
Christopher Tomlins
HD8068 .T66 2010
From the Publisher: Freedom Bound is about the origins of modern America. It is a history of migrants and migrations, of colonizers and colonized, of households and servitude and slavery, and of the freedom all craved and some found. Above all it is a history of the law that framed the entire process. Freedom Bound tells how colonies were planted in occupied territories, how they were populated with migrants – free and unfree – to do the work of colonizing and how the newcomers secured possession. It tells of the new civic lives that seemed possible in new commonwealths and of the constraints that kept many from enjoying them. It follows the story long past the end of the eighteenth century until the American Civil War, when – just for a moment – it seemed that freedom might finally be unbound.

Degradation: What the History of Obscenity Tells us About Hate Speech
Kevin W. Saunders
K5210 .S28 2011
From the Publisher: […] In this original study of the relationship between obscenity and hate speech, First Amendment specialist Kevin W. Saunders traces the legal trajectory of degradation as it moved from sexual depiction to hateful speech. Looking closely at hate speech in several arenas, including rac-ist, homophobic, and sexist speech in the workplace, classroom, and other real-life scenarios, Saunders posits that if hate speech is today’s conceptual equivalent of obscenity, then the body of law that dictat-ed obscenity might shed some much-needed light on what may or may not qualify as punishable hate speech.

Law & Social Justice — Recent Acquisitions

Agenda for a Sustainable America
edited by John C. Dernbach
HC79.E5 A358 2009
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Assignment and Arbitration: A Comparative Study
Juan Carlos Landrove
K2400 .L36 2009
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At Home in the Law: How the Domestic Violence Revolution is Transforming Privacy
Jeannie Suk
KF9322 .S85 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Autonomy, Consent and the Law
Sheila A. M. McLean
K3611.I5 M38 2010
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The Challenge of Child Labour in International Law
Franziska Humbert
K1821 .H86 2009
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Climate Change and the Law
Chris Wold, David Hunter, Melissa Powers
K3593 .W65 2009
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Covering: The Hidden Assault on our Civil Rights
Kenji Yoshino
KF4749 .Y674 2007
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Does the Constitution Follow the Flag?: The Evolution of Territoriality in American Law
Kal Raustiala
KF413.J87 R38 2009
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The Evolution of the Fourth Amendment
Thomas N. McInnis
KF9630 .M35 2009
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Freedom from Religion: Rights and National Security
Amos N. Guiora
K3258 .G85 2009
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The Gender of Reparations: Unsettling Sexual Hierarchies While Redressing Human
Rights Violations
edited by Ruth Rubio-Marin
K5301 .G46 2009
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Global Democracy and Sustainable Jurisprudence: Deliberative Environmental Law
Walter F. Baber and Robert V. Bartlett
K3585 .B33 2009
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Global Employee Privacy and Data Security Law
Morrison & Foerster LLP; editors Miriam H. Wugmeister and Christine E. Lyon
K3264.C65 G578 2009
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Government by Contract: Outsourcing and American Democracy
edited by Jody Freeman, Martha Minow
HD3861.U6 G678 2009
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An Introduction to the American Legal System
John M. Scheb, John M. Scheb II.
KF385 .S34 2010
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Justice in Plainclothes: A Theory of American Constitutional Practice
Lawrence G. Sager
KF4550 .S235 2004
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Law and the Disordered: An Exploration in Mental Health, Law, and Politics
George C. Klein
KF3828 .K59 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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The Law of American State Constitutions
Robert F. Williams
KF4530 .W538 2009
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Legal Studies: Terminology and Transcription
Wanda Roderick-Bolton
KF319 .R6 2004
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Mechanical Witness: A History of Motion Picture Evidence in U.S. Courts
Louis-Georges Schwartz
KF8725 .S39 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Mobilizing for Human Rights: International Law in Domestic Politics
Beth A. Simmons
K3240 .S5435 2009
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Obstruction of Justice: Federal Statutes
Charles Doyle
KF9300 .D69 2008
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Private Lawyers and the Public Interest: The Evolving Role of Pro Bono in the
Legal Profession
edited by Robert Granfield, Lynn Mather
KF299.P8 P745 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Punishing Corporate Crime: Legal Penalties for Criminal and Regulatory
Violations
James T. O’Reilly et al.
KF9351 .P86 2009
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Rediscovering Rhetoric: Law, Language, and the Practice of Persuasion
editors, Justin T. Gleeson, Ruth C.A. Higgins.
P301.5.P47 R43 2008
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The Religious Left and Church-State Relations
Steven H. Shiffrin
KF4783 .S56 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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The Restitution of Cultural Assets: Causes of Action, Obstacles to Restitution,
Developments

Beat Schonenberger
K3791 .S36 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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A Right to Discriminate?: How the Case of Boy Scouts of America v. James Dale
Warped the Law of Free Association
Andrew Koppelman; with Tobias Barrington Wolff
KF4778 .K67 2009
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Sexual Harassment: Prevention, Investigation and Litigation
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State Bar of California
AUDIO KFC100.S49 S49 2009 (Lobby Display)
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The South’s Role in the Creation of the Bill of Rights: Essays
Jack P. Greene et al.; edited by Robert J. Haws
KF4545.S5 S68 2009
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Targeted Killing in International Law
Nils Melzer
KZ6362 .M45 2009
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US Pension Reform: Lessons from Other Countries
Martin Neil Baily, Jacob Funk Kirkegaard
HD7125 .B275 2009
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Women, Family, and Gender in Islamic Law
Judith E. Tucker
KBP526.3 .T83 2008
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Library Highlights: Law & the Internet

Virtual Freedom: Net Neutrality and Free Speech in the Internet Age
Dawn C. Nunziato
KF4772 .N86 2009
From the Publisher: Communications giants like Google, Comcast, and AT&T enjoy increasingly unchecked control over speech. As providers of broadband access and Internet search engines, they can control online expression. Their online content restrictions – from obstructing e-mail to censoring cablecasts – are considered legal because of recent changes in free speech law. In this book, Dawn Nunziato criticizes recent changes in free speech law in which only the government need refrain from censoring speech, while companies are permitted to self-regulate. By enabling Internet providers to exercise control over content, the Supreme Court and the FCC have failed to protect the public’s right to access a broad diversity of content.

Nunziato argues that regulation is necessary to ensure the free flow of information and to render the First Amendment meaningful in the twenty-first century. This book offers an urgent call to action, recommending immediate steps to preserve our free speech rights online.

The Law of Virtual Worlds and Internet Social Networks
Andrew Sparrow
KD667.C65 S68 2010
From the Publisher: Virtual worlds are the latest manifestation of the internet’s inexorable appetite for development. Organisations of all kinds are enthusiastically pursuing the commercial opportunities offered by the growth of this phenomenon. But if you believe that there are no laws which govern internet social networks and virtual worlds this book will persuade you otherwise. There is law, and a good deal of it. Why would there not be?

As with many other aspects of the world wide web, this new medium is unregulated and offers many opportunities for companies to damage their reputation, run into a whole host of problems relating to intellectual property, trade marks and copyrights, and compromise the rights of individuals participating within the virtual environment. By reading The Law of Virtual Worlds and Internet Social Networks you will gain a good understanding of the legal issues which govern this expanding and fascinating world – are you ready for the leap from internet plaything to meaningful social and business tool? [this book] is an essential reference for advertising and media agencies; television broadcast producers; academic institutions including university law, knowledge and information departments. In fact, it has been written for anyone interested in virtual worlds and social networks whether commercially because you want to explore the possibilities such environments present, or for academic curiosity.

Internet Law in a Nutshell
Michael L. Rustad
KF390.5.C6 R87 2009
From the Publisher: The book begins with a review of the history, technology, and competing theories of the Internet that enables a deeper understanding of case law and statutory developments discussed in the substantive chapters. It covers the history of the Internet through the rapidly evolving Web 3.0, competing theories of Internet governance, cyber jurisdiction and enforcement of judgments, choice and conflicts of law, cybertorts, online contracting and licensing, the protection of online intellectual property assets, the protection of online privacy, criminal liability for Internet activity, and European Community directives such as the E-Commerce Directive, Brussels Regulation, and Rome I Regulation.

In Search of Jefferson’s Moose: Notes on the State of Cyberspace
David G. Post
K564.C6 P67 2009
From the Publisher: In 1787, Thomas Jefferson, then the American Minister to France, had the “complete skeleton, skin & horns” of an American moose shipped to him in Paris and mounted in the lobby of his residence as a symbol of the vast possibilities contained in the strange and largely unexplored New World. Taking a cue from Jefferson’s efforts, David Post, one of the nation’s leading Internet scholars, here presents a pithy, colorful exploration of the still mostly undiscovered territory of cyberspace–what it is, how it works, and how it should be governed.

What law should the Internet have, and who should make it? What are we to do, and how are we to think, about online filesharing and copyright law, about Internet pornography and free speech, about controlling spam, and online gambling, and cyberterrorism, and the use of anonymous remailers, or the practice of telemedicine, or the online collection and dissemination of personal information? How can they be controlled?

Should they be controlled? And by whom? Post presents the Jeffersonian ideal–small selfgoverning units, loosely linked together as peers in groups of larger and larger size–as a model for the Internet and for cyberspace community self-governance. Deftly drawing on Jefferson’s writings on the New World in Notes on the State of Virginia , Post draws out the many similarities (and differences) between the two terrains, vividly describing how the Internet actually functions from a technological, legal, and social perspective as he uniquely applies Jefferson’s views on natural history, law, and governance in the New World to illuminate the complexities of cyberspace.

E-Commerce and Internet Law: Treatise with Forms
Ian C. Ballon
KF390.5.C6 B35 2009
From the Publisher: The revised and updated edition of this comprehensive work provides you with a complete legal authority on e-commerce and Internet law, covering business-to-business and business-to-customer issues, regulatory issues, and emerging trends. It includes practice tips and forms and its unique organization facilitates finding quick answers to your questions. This valuable resource on Internet and ecommerce issues contains nearly 10,000 detailed footnotes, plus references to more than 100 unpublished court decisions, many of which are not available anywhere else.

Privacy and the Internet: Your Expectations and Rights under the Law
Revised and updated by Margaret C. Jasper
KF1263.C65 J38 2009
From the Publisher: The Internet is the most significant medium of both commercial and financial communications and transactions. It has become the nation’s primary vehicle for the exchange of news, mail, and general information. Unfortunately, these benefits often expose Internet users to serious privacy risks which may have catastrophic results. Thus, it is crucial that Internet users understand how to safely and securely “surf the net,” without exposing themselves to criminal activities which infringe on their privacy.

This almanac discusses some of the most important security methods, including the effective use of passwords, utilizing virus software, installing firewalls, understanding encryption technology, and being vigilant about the type of information one shares on the Internet. Internet identity theft is also addressed.

In addition, this fully revised publication outlines Internet privacy policies and applicable laws placed upon various entities designed to protect private information of Internet users. A discussion of online privacy protection for children, which encompasses the governing laws are included. Finally, this almanac sets forth the role of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in enforcing privacy rights, including a review of some of the major enforcement cases brought by the FTC. The Appendix provides resource directories, applicable statutes, and other pertinent information and data. The Glossary contains definitions of the terms used throughout the almanac.

Law & Social Justice — Recent Acquisitions

Bankruptcy Step-by-step
James John Jurinski
KF1524.6 .J87 2003
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Constitutional Engagement in a Transnational Era
Vicki C. Jackson
K3165 .J3253 2010 (New Book Shelf)
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Constitutional Law: National Power and Federalism: Examples & Explanations
Christopher N. May, Allan Ides
KF4550 .M29 2010
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From a Native Daughter: Colonialism and Sovereignty in Hawaii
Haunani- Kay Trask
DU627.8 .T73 1999
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In the Light of Reverence [videorecording]
produced & directed by Christopher McLeod; writer, Jessica Abbe; produced in ass’n with the Independent Television Service & Native American Public Telecommunications
VIDEO E98.R3 I5 2002 (Reserve)
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The International Legal Governance of the Human Genome
Chamundeeswari Kuppuswamy
K3611.A77 K87 2009
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Law for Dummies
John Ventura
KF387 .V465 2005
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Let’s Get Free: A Hip-hop Theory of Justice
Paul Butler
KF9223 .B88 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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The Owl of Minerva: Essays on Human Rights
Bostjan M. Zupancic; edited by Nandini Shah
KJC5132 .Z86 2008
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Pimps up, Ho’s Down: Hip Hop’s hold on Young Black Women
T. Denean Sharpley- Whiting
E185.86 .S515 2007
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Re-envisioning Sovereignty: The End of Westphalia?
edited by Trudy Jacobsen , Charles Sampford, Ramesh Thakur
KZ4041 .R44 2008
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Reaching the Bar: Stories from Women at all Stages of their Law Careers
edited by Robin Sax
KF299.W6 R43 2009
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Religious Pluralism and Human Rights in Europe: Where to Draw the Line?
edited by M.L.P. Loenen and J.E. Goldschmidt
BL695 .R45 2007
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When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women, from 1960 to the Present
Gail Collins
HQ1421 .C64 2009
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Words that Wound: Critical Race Theory, Assaultive Speech, and the First Amendment
Mari J. Matsuda et al.
KF9345 .W67 1993
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Library Highlights: Children and the Law

Confonting_Cyber_BullyingConfronting Cyber-bullying:What Schools Need to Know to Control Misconduct and Avoid Legal Consequences
Shaheen Shariff
K5210 .S53 2009
From the Publisher: This book is directed to academics, educators, and government policy-makers who are concerned about addressing emerging cyber-bullying and anti-authority student expressions through the use of cell phone and Internet technologies. There is a current policy vacuum relating to the extent of educators’ legal responsibilities to intervene when such expression takes place outside of school hours and school grounds on home computers and personal cell phones. Students, teachers, and school officials are often targets of such expression. The author analyzes government and school responses by reviewing positivist paradigms. Her review of a range of legal frameworks and judicial decisions from constitutional, human rights, child protection, and tort law perspectives redirects attention to legally substantive and pluralistic approaches that can help schools balance student free expression, supervision, safety, and learning.

Law_of_Schools_Students_Teachers_NutshellThe Law of Schools, Students, and Teachers in a Nutshell
Kern Alexander, M. David Alexander
KF4119.85 .A43 2009
From the Publisher: This text captures the key points of the precedents governing student rights and responsibilities relating to attendance, speech, expression, religion, discipline, grades, tests, drugs, search and seizure, and the range of procedural due process interests. It further addresses the range of constitutional rights and protections for teachers as well as employment terms and conditions, including contracts, tenure, and potential liabilities.

 

Children_in_the_CourtroomChildren in the Courtroom: Challenges for Lawyers and Judges
Sherrie Bourg Carter
KF9673 .B68 2009
From the Publisher: In [this book], Sherrie Bourg Carter provides attorneys and judges with the critical information they need to properly review and handle cases involving child witnesses. Through a detailed discussion of the complicated legal, investigative, and developmental problems that are commonly encountered when children are involved in the legal system, Bourg Carter offers practical guidance to help legal professionals maneuver the often thorny landscape of using child witnesses in litigation. In an easy-to-read format, this book covers common legal arguments that arise with child witnesses, proper and improper child interview methods, legally relevant child developmental issues, and helpful procedures when children testify in the courtroom.

Chock full of new material, the second edition includes new sections on working with disabled child witnesses, taint, multiple incident cases, multiple victims cases, recantation, vertical prosecution, and child assessment centers. Bourg Carter delivers two new chapters—one devoted exclusively to improper interview techniques and the other outlining specific strategies for questioning a child witness. In addition, practitioners will find updated coverage of competence to testify; availability and hearsay; and reviews of case law related to Crawford v. Washington and Davis v. Washington.

What_Is-Right_for_ChildrenWhat is Right for Children?: The Competing Paradigms of Religion and Human Rights
edited by Martha Albertson Fineman and Karen Worthington
KF4783 .W43 2009
From the Publisher: Combining feminist legal theory with international human rights concepts, this book examines the presence, participation and treatment of children in a variety of contexts. Specifically, through comparing legal developments in the US with legal developments in countries where the views that children are separate from their families and potentially in need of state protection are more widely accepted. The authors address the role of religion in shaping attitudes about parental rights in the US, with particular emphasis upon the fundamentalist belief in natural lines of familial authority. Such beliefs have provoked powerful resistance in the US to human rights approaches that view the child as an independent rights holder and the state as obligated to proved services and protections that are distinctly child-centred. Calling for a rebalancing of relationships within the US family, to become more consistent with emerging human rights norms, this collection contains both theoretical debates about and practical approaches to granting positive rights to children.

Understanding_Juvenile_LawUnderstanding Juvenile Law
Martin R. Gardner
KF9780 .G37 2009
From the Publisher: This Understanding treatise discusses the various bodies of law in relation to a fundamental issue permeating the entire field of juvenile law: the extent to which the law should protect young people rather than recognize them as autonomous persons. While the law traditionally adopted a protectionist posture, recent legal developments appear to recognize autonomy rights of adolescents in certain contexts. These developments are praised by some commentators who advocate wholesale rejection of the paternalistic model in favor of a system that treats adolescents as full-fledged persons under the law. This book does not advocate any particular resolution of the current debate about the nature of the rights of young people; rather, it suggests that sensitivity to the issues and arguments entailed in that debate is essential to any true understanding of the present state of juvenile law […].

Children_in_the_Legal_SystemChildren in the Legal System: Cases and Materials
Samuel M. Davis … [et al.].
KF479 .C46 2009
From the Publisher: The new 4th edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest and best cases and statutory references. It includes references to the most recent scholarly articles, books and other publications. It also includes coverage of some recent Supreme Court decisions such as: Morse v. Frederick (the BONG HITS 4 JESUS student free expression case), Roper v. Simmons (the juvenile death penalty case). Davis v. Washington and Hammon v. Indiana (clarifying the meaning of “testimonial” in the Court’s earlier decision in Crawford v. Washington addressing Confrontation Clause issues with respect to statements made to police).

This book is distinguished by its breadth of coverage and degree of flexibility in teaching. It deals with every aspect of how the law relates to minors, from free expression in school and other school-related issues to child custody, to private law (e.g., torts and contracts), to the juvenile justice system (i.e., delinquency and the operation of criminal justice principles to juvenile justice), to abuse and neglect (including medical neglect), to termination of parental rights, to foster care, to adoption, to the status of children as children (i.e., children’s “rights”). For that reason, the book lends itself to use in any number of courses that might be styled “Juvenile Law,” or “Juvenile Justice,” or “Juvenile and Family Law,” or, indeed, “Children in the Legal System” or some other similar designation. As mentioned below, the flexibility of the book lends itself to varying numbers of credit hours […].

Law & Social Justice — Recent Acquisitions

Arbitration and Mediation in the ACP-EU Relations
edited by Association for International Arbitration
KJE6433 .A92 2008
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Before Earth Day: The Origins of American Environmental Law, 1945-1970
Karl Boyd Brooks
KF3775 .B727 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Biotechnology & Nanotechnology: Regulation Under Environmental, Health, and Safety Laws
B. David Naidu
K3925.B56 N35 2009
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California School Law
Frank Kemerer and Peter Sansom
KFC648 .K45 2009
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Conquest: Sexual Violence and American Indian Genocide
Andrea Smith
E98.W8 S62 2005
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A Constitution of Many Minds: Why the Founding Document Doesn’t mean what it Meant Before
Cass R. Sunstein
KF4552 .S86 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Constitutional Law for a Changing America: a Short Course
Lee Epstein, Thomas G. Walker
KF4749 .E668 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Defining Civil and Political Rights: The Jurisprudence of the United Nations Human Rights Committee
Alex Conte and Richard Burchill
K3241 .C66 2009
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Environmental Justice: Legal Theory and Practice
Barry E. Hill
KF3775 .H55 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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FDR v. The Constitution: the Court-packing Fight and the Triumph of Democracy
Burt Solomon
KF8742 .S585 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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The First Amendment, Freedom of Speech: Its Constitutional History and the Contemporary Debate
edited by Vikram David Amar
KF4772 .F5675 2009
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Genocide in International Law: The Crime of Crimes
William A. Schabas
K5302 .S32 2009
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Global Perspectives on Constitutional Law
edited by Vikram David Amar, Mark V. Tushnet
KF4550 .G58 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Human Rights and Corporations
edited by David Kinley
K3240 .H8483 2009
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The Impact of Behavioral Sciences on Criminal Law
edited by Nita A. Farahany
K5028.5 .I47 2009
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International Trade and Health Protection: a Critical Assessment of the WTO’s SPS Agreement
Tracey Epps
K3631 .E67 2008
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Invisible Hands, Invisible Objectives: Bringing Workplace Law and Public Policy into Focus
Stephen F. Befort and John W. Budd
KF3319 .B44 2009
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Law, Mind and Brain
edited by Michael Freeman and Oliver R. Goodenough
K346 .L394 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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A Life and Death Decision: a Jury Weighs the Death Penalty
Scott E. Sundby
KF9680 .S86 2005
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Managing White Collar Legal Issues: Leading Lawyers on Key Defense Strategies, Responses for Civil and Criminal Investigations, and Recent Enforcement Trends
KF9350 .M369 2008
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Navigating Green Construction and Energy Initiatives: Government Officials on Responding to LEED Standards, Promoting Sustainable Building Practices, and Improving Energy Efficiency
K3585 .N384 2009
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New Institutions for Human Rights Protection
edited by Kevin Boyle
K3240 .N495 2009
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Our Promise: Achieving Educational Equality for America’s Children: Selected Essays and Articles
edited by Maurice R. Dyson, Daniel B. Weddle
LC213.2 .O88 2009
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Ourselves and Our Posterity: Essays in Constitutional Originalism
edited and introduced by Bradley C.S. Watson
KF4552 .O97 2009
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The Oxford Guide to United States Supreme Court Decisions
edited by Kermit L. Hall, James W. Ely, Jr.
KF4548.5 .O97 2009
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The Privilege of Silence: Fifth Amendment Protections Against Self- incrimination
Steven M. Salky
KF9668 .S25 2009
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A Responsibility to Assist: EU Policy and Practice in Crisis-management Operations under European Security and Defense Policy: a COST report
edited by Tom Hadden
KJE5105 .R47 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Sharing our Stories of Survival: Native Women Surviving Violence
edited by Sarah Deer … [et al.]
E98.W8 S43 2008
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The Status of Women under Islamic Law and Modern Islamic Legislation
Jamal J.A. Nasir
KBP526.32.N37 A37 2009
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Synergies in Minority Protection: European and International Law Perspectives
edited by Kristin Henrard and Robert Dunbar
K3242 .S965 2008
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Wholesale Justice: Constitutional Democracy and the Problem of the Class Action Lawsuit
Martin H. Redish
KF8896 .R438 2009
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Working with Government Agencies in Climate Change Law: Leading Lawyers on Communicating with Government Officials, Understanding Legal Challenges, and Navigating Recent and Upcoming Climate Change Regulations
QC903 .W679 2009
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Arbitration and Mediation in the ACP-EU Relations
edited by Association for International Arbitration
KJE6433 .A92 2008
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Before Earth Day: The Origins of American Environmental Law, 1945-1970
Karl Boyd Brooks
KF3775 .B727 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Biotechnology & Nanotechnology: Regulation Under Environmental, Health, and Safety Laws
B. David Naidu
K3925.B56 N35 2009
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California School Law
Frank Kemerer and Peter Sansom
KFC648 .K45 2009
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Conquest: Sexual Violence and American Indian Genocide
Andrea Smith
E98.W8 S62 2005
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A Constitution of Many Minds: Why the Founding Document Doesn’t mean what it Meant Before
Cass R. Sunstein
KF4552 .S86 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Constitutional Law for a Changing America: a Short Course
Lee Epstein, Thomas G. Walker
KF4749 .E668 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Defining Civil and Political Rights: The Jurisprudence of the United Nations Human Rights Committee
Alex Conte and Richard Burchill
K3241 .C66 2009
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Environmental Justice: Legal Theory and Practice
Barry E. Hill
KF3775 .H55 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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FDR v. The Constitution: the Court-packing Fight and the Triumph of Democracy
Burt Solomon
KF8742 .S585 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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The First Amendment, Freedom of Speech: Its Constitutional History and the Contemporary Debate
edited by Vikram David Amar
KF4772 .F5675 2009
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Genocide in International Law: The Crime of Crimes
William A. Schabas
K5302 .S32 2009
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Global Perspectives on Constitutional Law
edited by Vikram David Amar, Mark V. Tushnet
KF4550 .G58 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Human Rights and Corporations
edited by David Kinley
K3240 .H8483 2009
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The Impact of Behavioral Sciences on Criminal Law
edited by Nita A. Farahany
K5028.5 .I47 2009
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International Trade and Health Protection: a Critical Assessment of the WTO’s SPS Agreement
Tracey Epps
K3631 .E67 2008
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Invisible Hands, Invisible Objectives: Bringing Workplace Law and Public Policy into Focus
Stephen F. Befort and John W. Budd
KF3319 .B44 2009
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Law, Mind and Brain
edited by Michael Freeman and Oliver R. Goodenough
K346 .L394 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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A Life and Death Decision: a Jury Weighs the Death Penalty
Scott E. Sundby
KF9680 .S86 2005
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Managing White Collar Legal Issues: Leading Lawyers on Key Defense Strategies, Responses for Civil and Criminal Investigations, and Recent Enforcement Trends
KF9350 .M369 2008
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Navigating Green Construction and Energy Initiatives: Government Officials on Responding to LEED Standards, Promoting Sustainable Building Practices, and Improving Energy Efficiency
K3585 .N384 2009
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New Institutions for Human Rights Protection
edited by Kevin Boyle
K3240 .N495 2009
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Our Promise: Achieving Educational Equality for America’s Children: Selected Essays and Articles
edited by Maurice R. Dyson, Daniel B. Weddle
LC213.2 .O88 2009
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Ourselves and Our Posterity: Essays in Constitutional Originalism
edited and introduced by Bradley C.S. Watson
KF4552 .O97 2009
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The Oxford Guide to United States Supreme Court Decisions
edited by Kermit L. Hall, James W. Ely, Jr.
KF4548.5 .O97 2009
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The Privilege of Silence: Fifth Amendment Protections Against Self- incrimination
Steven M. Salky
KF9668 .S25 2009
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A Responsibility to Assist: EU Policy and Practice in Crisis-management Operations under European Security and Defense Policy: a COST report
edited by Tom Hadden
KJE5105 .R47 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Sharing our Stories of Survival: Native Women Surviving Violence
edited by Sarah Deer … [et al.]
E98.W8 S43 2008
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The Status of Women under Islamic Law and Modern Islamic Legislation
Jamal J.A. Nasir
KBP526.32.N37 A37 2009
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Synergies in Minority Protection: European and International Law Perspectives
edited by Kristin Henrard and Robert Dunbar
K3242 .S965 2008
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Wholesale Justice: Constitutional Democracy and the Problem of the Class Action Lawsuit
Martin H. Redish
KF8896 .R438 2009
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Working with Government Agencies in Climate Change Law: Leading Lawyers on Communicating with Government Officials, Understanding Legal Challenges, and Navigating Recent and Upcoming Climate Change Regulations
QC903 .W679 2009
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Global Legal Studies: Recent Acquisitions

Elements of Crimes under International Law
Gideon Boas, James L. Bischoff, Natalie L. Reid
K5301 .B627 2008
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Freedom of Speech and Press: Exceptions to the First Amendment
Henry Cohen
KF4770 .C63 2008
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The International Politics of Judicial Intervention: Creating a More Just Order
Andrea Birdsall
KZ4017 .B57 2009 (New Book Shelf)
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Investment Treaty Arbitration and International Law
edited by T.J. Grierson Weiler
K3829.8 .I58 2008
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The Necessary Evil of Preventive Detention in the War on Terror: a Plan for a More Moderate and Sustainable Solution
Stephanie Cooper Blum
KF9430 .B48 2008 (New Book Shelf)
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Opening Markets for Trade in Services: Countries and Sectors in Bilateral and WTO Negotiations
edited by Juan A. Marchetti and Martin Roy
HD9980.5 .O64 2008
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U.S. International Investment Agreements
Kenneth J. Vandevelde [TJSL Faculty]
KF1575 .V365 2009
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