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New Acquisitions at the Pritzker Legal Research Center of Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

March 2022 New Books

Title Subject Call Number
Affirmative action and the law : efficacy of national and international approaches / edited by Erica Howard, Elvira Dominguez Redondo, and Narciso Leandro Xavier Baez. Affirmative action programs--Law and legislation. Available electronically
Just pursuit : a Black prosecutor's fight for fairness / Laura Coates. African American public prosecutors--United States--Biography. MON KF373.C585 A3 2022
Conceptualising procedural fairness in EU Competition Law / Haukur Logi Karlsson. Antitrust law--European Union countries.  Available electronically
Is law computable? : critical perspectives on law and artificial intelligence / edited by Simon Deakin and Christopher Markou. Artificial intelligence--Law and legislation. Available electronically
The U.S. banking system : laws, regulations, and risk management / Felix I. Lessambo. Banking law--United States. Available electronically
Legal challenges of big data / edited by Joe Cannataci, Valeria Falce and Oreste Pollicino. Big data.   Available electronically
Prince's dictionary of legal citations : a reference guide for attorneys, legal secretaries, paralegals, and law students / by Julie Roberts Furgerson. Citation of legal authorities--United States. R,REF KF246 .P73 2021
Common law -- civil law : the great divide? / Nicoletta Bersier, Christoph Bezemek, Frederick Schauer, editors. Civil law systems. MON K623 .C66 2022
Questions & answers. Civil procedure : multiple-choice and short-answer questions and answers / William V. Dorsaneo III, Elizabeth G. Thornburg, Brooke D. Coleman. Civil procedure--United States--Examinations, questions, etc. MON KF8841 .D67 2022
Corporations Have Almost As Many Constitutional Rights As Individuals : How Did This Happen? / by Edward J. Schoen. Civil rights of corporations--United States. Available electronically
Unravelling unlawful confinement in contemporary armed conflicts : belligerents' detention practices in Afghanistan, Syria and Ukraine / by Jelena Plamenac. Civil war--Protection of civilians. MON KZ6397 .P53 2022
Executive clemency : comparative and empirical perspectives / edited by Daniel Pascoe and Andrew Novak. Clemency. Available electronically
Climate change, resulting natural disasters and the legal responsibility of states : an international law perspective / Alexandra Birchler. Climatic changes--Law and legislation. Available electronically
The law of the sea and climate change : solutions and constraints / edited by Elise Johansen, Signe Veierud Busch, Ingvild Ulrikke Jakobsen. Climatic changes--Law and legislation. Available electronically
Legal barbarians : identity, modern comparative law and the global South / Daniel Bonilla Maldonado. Comparative law. Available electronically
The private international law of authentic instruments / Jonathan Fitchen. Conflict of laws--European Union countries.  Available electronically
Constitutional change in the contemporary socialist world / Bui Ngoc Son. Constitutional history--Communist countries.  Available electronically
The antebellum origins of the modern Constitution : slavery and the spirit of the American founding / Simon J. Gilhooley. Constitutional history--United States. Available electronically
The President Who Would Not Be King : Executive Power under the Constitution / Michael W. McConnell. Constitutional history--United States.  Available electronically
Modern constitutions / edited by Rogers M. Smith and Richard R. Beeman. Constitutional law. Available electronically
Constitutional judicial review : institutions / Armin von Bogdandy, Peter Huber, and Christoph Grabenwarter. Constitutional law--Europe. Available electronically
The cycles of constitutional time / Jack M. Balkin. Constitutional law--Political aspects--United States.  Available electronically
Radically rethinking copyright in the arts : a philosophical approach / James O. Young. Copyright--Art. Available electronically
Commercial speech as free expression : the case for First Amendment protection / Martin H. Redish. Corporate speech--United States. MON KF4772 .R43 2021 
The mimetic evolution of the court of justice of the EU : a comparative law perspective / Leonardo Pierdominici. Court of Justice of the European Union.  Available electronically
Military necessity in international cultural heritage law / by Berenika Drazewska. Cultural property--Protection (International law) MON KZ6535.A61954 D73 2022
Thomas on big data  : a practical guide to global privacy laws / by Lisa M. Thomas. Data protection--Law and legislation. MON K3264.C65 T46 2021  v.1-v.2
Routledge handbook of family law and policy / edited by John Eekelaar and Rob George. Domestic relations.  Available electronically
Improbable patriot : the secret history of Monsieur de Beaumarchais, the French playwright who saved the American Revolution / Harlow Giles Unger. Dramatists, French--18th century--Biography.  Available electronically
Environmental adjudication / Emma Lees and Ole W Pedersen. Environment law.  Available electronically
Tax expenditures and environmental policy / Hope Ashiabor. Environmental policy. Available electronically
We the women : the unstoppable mothers of the Equal Rights Amendment / Julie C. Suk. Equal rights amendments--United States--History. Available electronically
Theory of legal evidence : evidence in legal theory / Verena Klappstein, Maciej Dybowski, editors. Evidence (Law)--Philosophy.  MON K2261 .T54 2021 
Regulating FinTech in Asia : Global Context, Local Perspectives / edited by Mark Fenwick, Steven Van Uytsel, Bi Ying. Finance, Public. Available electronically
The regulation of product standards in world trade law / Ming Du. Foreign trade regulation.  Available electronically
Principles of international business transactions / Ralph H. Folsom, Michael P. Van Alstine, Michael D. Ramsey. Foreign trade regulation--United States. MON KF1976 .F652 2022
An introduction to the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement : understanding the new NAFTA / David A. Gantz. Foreign trade regulation--United States. Available electronically
Beyond belief, beyond conscience : the radical significance of the free exercise of religion / Jack N. Rakove. Freedom of religion--United States. Available electronically
Free speech and hate speech in the United States : the limits of toleration / Chris Demaske. Freedom of speech--United States. Available electronically
Justice, justice thou shalt pursue : a life's work fighting for a more perfect union / Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Amanda L. Tyler. Ginsburg, Ruth Bader, 1933-2020. MON KF8745.G56 A3 2021
Coercive human rights : positive duties to mobilise the criminal law under the ECHR / edited by Laurens Lavrysen and Natasa Mavronicola. Human rights.  Available electronically
Research handbook on economic, social and cultural rights as human rights / edited by Jackie Dugard, Bruce Porter, Daniela Ikawa and Lilian Chenwi. Human rights.  Available electronically
The insidious momentum of American mass incarceration / Franklin E. Zimring. Imprisonment--United States--History--20th century. Available electronically
Women's birthing bodies and the law : unauthorised intimate examinations, power, and vulnerability / edited by Camilla Pickles and Jonathan Herring. Informed consent (Medical law) Available electronically
Forgotten intellectual property lore : creativity, entrepreneurship and intellectual property / edited by Shubha Ghosh. Intellectual property. Available electronically
Intersections of law and culture at the International Criminal Court / edited by Julie Fraser and Brianne McGonigle Leyh. International criminal law--Social aspects. Available electronically
A commentary on the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights : the UN Human Rights Committee's monitoring of ICCPR rights / Paul M. Taylor. International law and human rights. Available electronically
ASEAN and power in international relations : ASEAN, the EU, and the contestation of human rights / Jamie D. Stacey. International law and human rights--Southeast Asia. Available electronically
Human choice in international law / Anna Spain Bradley. International law--Decision making.  MON KZ1249 .S63 2021
Sexting and revenge pornography : legislative and social dimensions of a modern digital phenomenon / Jennifer Agate, Maggie Brennan, Jocelyn Ledward, Andy Phippen. Internet pornography--Law and legislation.  Available electronically
The interconnection of the EU regulations Brussels I Recast and Rome I : jurisdiction and law / Christoph Schmon. Judicial assistance--European Union countries. Available electronically
Smoke but no fire : convicting the innocent of crimes that never happened / Jessica S. Henry. Judicial error--United States.  Available electronically
Values in the Supreme Court : decisions, division, and diversity / Rachel Cahill-O'Callaghan. Judicial process--United States. Available electronically
Justice Rehnquist, the Supreme Court, and the Bill of Rights / Steven T. Seitz. Judicial process--United States--History.  Available electronically
Algorithms and law / edited by Martin Ebers, Susana Navas. Law--Data processing. Available electronically
The art of law teaching / Lutz-Christian Wolff. Law--Study and teaching. Available electronically
Parliamentary oversight of the executives : tools and procedures in Europe / Elena Griglio. Legislative oversight--Europe. Available electronically
HealthTech : law and regulation / edited by Jelena Madir. Medical technology--Law and legislation. Available electronically
Das reformierte japanische Schuldrecht : Erläuterungen und Text / herausgegeben von Keizo Yamamoto und Gabriele Koziol. Obligations (Law)--Japan.  N,HJA KNX810 .R44 2021
The human rights of older persons : a human rights-based approach to elder law / Bridget Lewis, Kelly Purser, Kirsty Mackie. Older people--Legal status, laws, etc.  Available electronically
Tyranny of greed : Trump, corruption, and the revolution to come / Timothy K. Kuhner. Political corruption--United States. Available electronically
The Framers' intentions : the myth of the nonpartisan Constitution / Robert E. Ross. Political parties--United States--History--18th century.  Available electronically
Public reason and courts / edited by Silje Langvatn, Mattias Kumm, Wojciech Sadurski. Political questions and judicial power. Available electronically
Hired guns and human rights : global governance and access to remedies in the private military and security industry / Kuzi Charamba. Private military companies (International law) Available electronically
The journey to separate but equal : Madame DeCuir's quest for racial justice in the Reconstruction era / Jack M. Beermann. Race discrimination--Law and legislation--History--United States--19th century.    MON KF4757 .B343 2021  
Misinformation in referenda / edited by Sandrine Baume, Véronique Boillet, and Vincent Martenet. Referendum--Congresses.   Available electronically
Beyond the republican revival : non-domination, positive liberty and sortition / Eric Ghosh. Republicanism. Available electronically
Realizing reparative justice for international crimes : from theory to practice / Miriam Cohen. Restorative justice. Available electronically
The human right to democracy : a critical evaluation / Anita Horn. Right to democracy.  Available electronically
Judgement-proof robots and artificial intelligence : a comparative law and economics approach / Mitja Kovač. Robotics--Law and legislation. Available electronically
Corporate social responsibility, sustainable business : environmental, social and governance frameworks for the 21st century / edited by Rae Lindsay, Roger Martella. Social responsibility of business--Law and legislation.  Available electronically
Feminist judgments : rewritten tort opinions / edited by Martha Chamallas, Lucinda M. Finley. Torts--United States.   Available electronically
Divided loyalties : young Somali Americans and the lure of extremism / Joseph Weber. Trials (Terrorism)--Minnesota--Minneapolis. Available electronically
Antitrust : taking on monopoly power from the Gilded Age to the digital age / Amy Klobuchar. United States.--Sherman Act    MON KF1649 .K58 2021 
The two faces of American freedom / Aziz Rana. United States--Politics and government. Available electronically
The laws of yesterday's wars : from Indigenous Australians to the American Civil War / edited by Samuel White. War (International law)--History.  MON KZ6385 .L398 2022 
The first fifteen : how Asian American women became federal judges / Susan Oki Mollway. Women judges--United States--Biography.  MON KF372 .M65 2021
WTO jurisprudence : governments, private rights, and international trade / Wenwei Guan. World Trade Organization. Available electronically

March 2022 New Government Resources

Title Call Number
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 : committee print of the Committee on Appropriations, U.S. House of Representatives, on H.R. 133/Public Law 116-260 (legislative text and explanatory statement). D,USG Y 4.AP 6/1:AP 6/10/2021/  bk.1-bk.2
Business meetings of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, first session, January 3, 2019 to January 3, 2020. D,USG Y 4.F 76/2:S.PRT.116-60