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These books and other materials were added to the Pritzker Legal Research Center's collection in January 2019.  For previous months, see the archived list of new acquisitions.

Books & Periodicals --- U.S. Government Publications

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Books & Periodicals

January 2019 New Books

Title Subject Call Number
Reasoned administration and democratic legitimacy : how administrative law supports democratic government / Jerry L. Mashaw. Administrative agencies -- United States. MON KF5407 .M38 2018
Administrative law treatise / Kristin E. Hickman, Distinguished McKnight University Professor, Harlan Albert Rogers Professor of Law, University of Minnesota ; Richard J. Pierce, Jr., Lyle T. Alverson Professor of Law, George Washington University. Administrative law -- United States. MON KF5402 .H525 2018
The developing world of arbitration : a comparative study of arbitration reform in the Asia Pacific / edited by Anselmo Reyes and Weixia Gu. Arbitration and award -- Asia. MON K2400 .D425 2018
Bankruptcy and debtor/creditor / Brian A. Blum, Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School ; Samir D. Parikh, Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School. Bankruptcy -- United States. MON KF1524.85 .B58 2018
Foreigners on America's death rows : the legal combat over access to a consul / John Quigley. Capital punishment -- United States. MON KF9227.C2 Q84 2018
The financialisation of the citizen : social and financial inclusion through European private law / Guido Comparato. Civil law -- European Union countries. N,EAA KJE995 .C663 2018
The right of actio popularis before international courts and tribunals / by Farid Ahmadov. Civil procedure (International law) MON KZ6250 .A36 2018
General principles of EU law and the protection of fundamental rights / Chiara Amalfitano (Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy). Civil rights -- European Union countries. N,EAA KJE5132 .A953 2018
Extending rights' reach : constitutions, private law, and judicial power / Jud Mathews. Civil rights -- United States. MON K3240 .M3778 2018
Trends in climate change legislation / edited by Alina Averchenkova, Sam Fankhauser, Michal Nachmany. Climatic changes -- Law and legislation. MON K3585.5 .T74 2017
Fitness to plead : international and comparative perspectives / edited by Ronnie Mackay, Warren Brookbanks. Competency to stand trial -- Cross-cultural studies. MON K5077 .F58 2018
Mergers and acquisitions law / Franklin A. Gevurtz, Christina M. Sautter. Consolidation and merger of corporations -- Law and legislation -- United States. MON KF1477 .G48 2019
Report on constitutional enforcement and constitutional review in China / Li Lin, Zhai Guoqiang. Constitutional law -- China. N,HCP KNQ2070 .L56 2018
The Nordic constitutions : a comparative and contextual study / Edited by Helle Krunke and Björg Thorarensen. Constitutional law -- Scandinavia. N,EAA KJC4445 .N67 2018
Principles of contract law / Robert A. Hillman, Edwin H. Woodruff Professor of Law, Cornell Law School. Contracts -- United States. MON KF801 .H525 2019
CMR 60 years : time for retirement or future proof? / Dr. Wouter Verheyen (ed.). Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (1956 May 19) Congresses. MON K1131.A41956 C57 2017
Understanding corporate law / Arthur R. Pinto, Douglas M. Branson. Corporation law -- United States. MON KF1414 .P56 2018
Complex equality and the Court of Justice of the European Union : reconciling diversity and harmonization / by Richard Lang ; with foreword by Mark Bell. Court of Justice of the European Union. N,EAA KJE5142 .L35 2018
International criminal investigations : law and practice / Adejoké Babington-Ashaye, Aimée Comrie and Akingbolahan Adeniran (eds.). Criminal investigation (International law) MON KZ7390 .I568 2018
Fairness in criminal justice : golden threads and pragmatic patches / Dame Sian Elias. Criminal justice, Administration of. MON HV7419 .E49 2018
Comparative criminal law : development, aims, methods / by Albin Eser ; translated from the German by Brigitte Heilmann. Criminal law. MON K5015.4 .E84 2017
Neurolaw and responsibility for action : concepts, crimes, and courts / edited by Bebhinn Donnelly-Lazarov, University of Surrey, with Dennis Patterson and Peter Raynor. Criminal liability -- Psychological aspects. MON K5064 .N48 2018
Justice statistics : an extended look at crime in the United States / edited by Shana Hertz Hattis. Criminal statistics -- United States. MON HV6787 .J87 2018
Detention of terrorism suspects : political discourse and fragmented practices / Maureen Duffy. Detention of persons. MON K5437 .D84 2018
Family law and personal life / John Eekelaar. Domestic relations -- Philosophy. MON K670 .E334 2017
Emissions trading schemes under international economic law / James Munro. Emissions trading -- Law and legislation. MON K3593.5.C37 M86 2018
Dawn raids under challenge : due process aspects on the European Commission's dawn raid practices / Helene Andersson. European Commission. N,EAA KJE6456 .A97825 2018
Stability and differentiation in the European Union : search for a balance / Prof. Jaap W. de Zwaan European Union. N,EAA JN30 .Z83 2017
Human rights in the Council of Europe and the European Union : achievements, trends and challenges / Steven Greer (University of Bristol), Janneke Gerards (Utrecht University), Rose Slowe (Middle Temple and University of Bristol). European Union. N,EAA KJE5132 .G73 2018
Public rights : copyright's public domains / Graham Greenleaf, David Lindsay. Fair use (Copyright) MON K1447.25 .G74 2018
Freedom from religion and human rights law : strengthening the right to freedom of religion and belief for non-religious and atheist rights-holders / Marika McAdam. Freedom of religion. MON K3258 .M34 2018
Religious freedom and the law : emerging contexts for freedom for and from religion / edited by Brett G. Scharffs, Asher Maoz and Ashley Isaacson Woolley. Freedom of religion. MON K3258 .S33 2019
EU policy-making on GMOs : the false promise of proceduralism / Mihalis Kritikos. Genetically modified foods -- Law and legislation -- European Union countries. N,EAA KJE6778.5 .K75 2018
Trial handbook for Illinois lawyers, homicide / by Robert S. Hunter, Mark A. Schuering, Joshua L. Jones. Homicide -- Illinois. MON KFI1767.H6 H86 2018
Human rights and radical social transformation : futurity, alterity, power / Kathryn McNeilly. Human rights. MON K3240 .M3883 2018
Federal income taxation : a law student's guide to the leading cases and concepts / Marvin A. Chirelstein, Late Professor of Law, Columbia University; Lawrence Zelenak, Professor of Law, Duke University. Income tax -- Law and legislation -- United States. MON KF6369 .C43 2018
Understanding insurance law / Robert H. Jerry II,  Douglas R. Richmond. Insurance law -- United States. MON KF1164 .J47 2018
Intellectual property, medicine and health / Johanna Gibson. Intellectual property (International law) MON K1401 .G537 2018
Public international law in a nutshell / by Thomas Buergenthal, Judge (ret.) International Court of Justice, Lobingier Professor of Comparative, Law and Jurisprudence, George Washinton University ; Sean D. Murphy, Patricia Roberts Harris Research, Profess International law. MON KZ3410 .B84 2019
How to measure the quality of judicial reasoning / Mátyás Bencze, Gar Yein Ng, editors. Judicial process -- Europe. N,EAA KJC3716 .H69 2018
Comparative judicial review / edited by Erin F. Delaney, Professor of Law, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, Chicago, USA ; Rosalind Dixon, Professor of Law, UNSW Sydney, Australia. Judicial review. MON K3175 .C662 2018
Regulating for equitable and job-rich growth / edited by Colin Fenwick, Head, Labour Law and Reform Unit, International Labour Office, Switzerland; Valérie van Goethem, Labour Law Officer, Labour Law and Reform Unit, International Labour Office, Switzerl Labor laws and legislation -- Economic aspects. MON K1705 .R4385 2017
Building the rule of law in China : ideas, praxis and institutional design / Weidong Ji. Law -- China. N,HCP KNQ74 .J468 2018
The clamor of lawyers : the American Revolution and crisis in the legal profession / Peter Charles Hoffer and Williamjames Hull Hoffer. Lawyers -- United States -- History -- 18th century. MON KF361 .H625 2018
A court of refuge : stories from the bench of America's first mental health court / Judge Ginger Lerner-Wren with Rebecca A. Eckland. Lerner-Wren, Ginger. MON KF3828.5 .L47 2018
The conscience wars : rethinking the balance between religion, identity, and equality / edited by Michel Rosenfeld, Cardozo Law School; Susanna Mancini, University of Bologna. Liberty of conscience. MON K3258 .C66 2018
Admiralty and maritime law / Thomas J. Schoenbaum, JD, PhD, Shefelman Professor of Law, University of Washington Fellow, Institute of International Economic Law, Georgetown University, Founding Director, Tulane Admiralty Law Center (1981-83). Maritime law -- United States. MON KF1104 .S36 2019
From asylum to prison : deinstitutionalization and the rise of mass incarceration after 1945 / Anne E. Parsons. Mentally ill -- Commitment and detention -- United States. MON KF3828 .P375 2018
Chimpanzee rights : the philosophers' brief / Kristin Andrews [and 12 others]. Nonhuman Rights Project -- Trials, litigation, etc. MON KF229.N66 A53 2019
Murder on Shades Mountain : the legal lynching of Willie Peterson and the struggle for justice in Jim Crow Birmingham / Melanie S. Morrison. Peterson, Willie, 1896-1940 -- Trials, litigation, etc. MON KF224.P48 M677 2018
Start here : a road map to reducing mass incarceration / Greg Berman and Julian Adler. Prisons -- Law and legislation -- United States. MON KF9730 .B47 2018
Privacy's blueprint : the battle to control the design of new technologies / Woodrow Hartzog. Privacy, Right of -- United States. MON KF1262 .H37 2018
Legalism : property and ownership / edited by Georgy Kantor, Tom Lambert, and Hannah Skoda. Property -- Congresses. MON K726 .L44 2017
The right to say no : marital rape and law reform in Canada, Ghana, Kenya and Malawi / edited by Melanie Randall, Jennifer Koshan and Patricia Nyaundi. Rape in marriage. MON K5197 .R54 2017
Refugee law's fact-finding crisis : truth, risk, and the wrong mistake / Hilary Evans Cameron. Refugees -- Legal status, laws, etc. MON K3230.R45 C36 2018
From politics to the pews : how partisanship and the political environment shape religious identity / Michele F. Margolis. Religion and politics -- United States. MON BL65.P7 M37 2018
Understanding securities law / Marc I. Steinberg, Rupert and Lillian Radford Professor of Law, Dedman School of Law, Southern Methodist University. Securities -- United States. MON KF1440 .S74 2018
Contesting femicide : feminism and the power of law revisited / edited by Adrian Howe and Daniela Alaattinoğlu. Smart, Carol. Feminism and the power of law. MON K5191.W65 C66 2019
Invitation to law & society : an introduction to the study of real law / Kitty Calavita. Sociological jurisprudence. MON K370 .C35 2016
Sociological jurisprudence : juristic thought and social inquiry / Roger Cotterrell. Sociological jurisprudence. MON K370 .C684 2018
Regulating international sport : power, authority and legitimacy / by Lloyd Freeburn. Sports -- Law and legislation. MON K3702 .F74 2018
The one-China policy : state, sovereignty, and Taiwan's international legal status / Frank Chiang (Fordham Law School, New York, NY, United States). Taiwan -- International status. MON KZ4372 .C453 2018
Feminist judgments : rewritten tax opinions / edited by Bridget J. Crawford, Pace University ; Anthony C. Infanti, University of Pittsburgh. Taxation -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Cases. MON KF6289 .F46 2017
Transnational terrorist groups and international criminal law / Anna Marie Brennan. Terrorism -- Prevention -- Law and legislation. MON KZ7220 .B74 2019
3D printing, intellectual property and innovation : insights from law and technology / edited by Rosa Maria Ballardini, Marcus Norrgård, Jouni Partanen. Three-dimensional printing -- Law and legislation. MON K3920 .A13 2017
Corporate accountability under socio-economic rights / Jernej Letnar Černič. Tort liability of corporations. MON K1329.5 .C475 2019
Toxic torts in a nutshell / Jean Macchiaroli Eggen. Toxic torts -- United States. MON KF1299.H39 E37 2019
The protection of traditional knowledge on genetic resources / Frantzeska Papadopoulou, Law Faculty, Stockholm University and Business School, Linnaeus University, Sweden. Traditional ecological knowledge -- Law and legislation. MON K1401.5 .P37 2018
The Treaty of Versailles : a concise history / Michael S. Neiberg. Treaty of Versailles (1919 June 28) -- History. MON KZ186.2 .N45 2017
Women, poverty, equality : the role of CEDAW / Meghan Campbell. United Nations. Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women. MON K3243.A41979 C36 2018
Restatement of the law fourth, the foreign relations law of the United States : selected topics in treaties, jurisdiction, and sovereign immunity / the American Law Institute. United States -- Foreign relations -- Law and legislation. MON KF4651 .R48 2018
The third degree : the triple murder that shook Washington and changed American criminal justice / Scott D. Seligman. Wan, Ziang Sung -- Trials, litigation, etc. MON KF224.W29 S43 2018
Waqf in Zaydī Yemen : legal theory, codification, and local practice / by Eirik Hovden. Waqf -- Yemen (Republic) MON KMX1271.35 .H68 2019
The grey zone : civilian protection between human rights and the laws of war / edited by Mark Lattimer and Philippe Sands. War -- Protection of civilians. MON KZ6515 .G74 2018
Permanent states of emergency and the rule of law : constitutions in an age of crisis / Alan Greene. War and emergency powers. MON K4700 .G74 2018
Reparations for child victims of armed conflict : state of the field and current challenges / Francesca Capone. War reparations. MON KZ6785 .C37 2017
The legal protection of women from violence : normative gaps in international law / edited by Rashida Manjoo and Jackie Jones. Women -- Violence against. MON K5191.W65 L44 2018
The EU, world trade law, and the right to food : rethinking free trade agreements with developing countries / Giovanni Gruni. World Trade Organization -- European Union countries. N,EAA KJE6791 .G78 2018

Government Documents

Government Documents

January 2019 Government Documents

Title Call Number
Reality vs. rhetoric : assessing the Trump administration’s Russia policy : June 15, 2018, briefing of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. D,USG Y 4.SE 2:R 92/22
Sustainable housing finance : private sector perspectives on housing finance reform : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session. D,USG Y 4.F 49/20:115-49
Russia's occupation of Georgia and the erosion of the international order : hearing before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, second session, July 17, 2018. D,USG Y 4.SE 2:115-2-4
Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies appropriations for fiscal year 2018 : hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, on H.R. 3354, an act making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2018, and for other purposes. D,USG Y 4.AP 6/2:S.HRG.115-230
Combating kleptocracy with the Global Magnitsky Act : December 13, 2017, briefing of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. D,USG Y 4.SE 2:K 67