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Roman Law : an Historical Introduction (76 Edition)
Roman Law : an Historical Introduction (76 Edition)
by Hans J. Wolff
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One of the great and lasting influences on the course of Western culture, Roman law occupies a unique place in the history of the civilized world. Originally the law of a small rural community, then of a powerful city-state, it became the law of an... (read more)

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A Civil Action
A Civil Action
by Jonathan Harr
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"The legal thriller of the decade." --Cleveland Plain Dealer Now a Major Motion Picture! In this true story of an epic courtroom showdown, two of the nation's largest corporations stand accused of causing the deaths of children. Representing... (read more)

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The Courage of Their Convictions: Sixteen Americans Who Fought Their Way to the Supreme Court
The Courage of Their Convictions: Sixteen Americans Who Fought Their Way to the Supreme Court
by Peter Irons
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An "extraordinary book reveal[ing] the live faces behind the masks of constitutional law; to read it is to understand the inner dynamics of law's outward development."—Laurence H. Tribe.... (read more)

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Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges
Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges
by Antonin Scalia
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Two noted legal writers--Justice Antonin Scalia and Bryan A. Garner--systematically present every important idea about judicial persuasion in a fresh, entertaining way. They cover the essentials of sound legal reasoning, including how to develop the... (read more)

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In Our Defense: The Bill of Rights in Action
In Our Defense: The Bill of Rights in Action
by Ellen Alderman and Caroline Kennedy
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Freedom of Speech: Missouri Knights of the Ku Klux Klan v. Kansas City ""Congress shall make no law abridging the freedom of speech." Q: Are black genes as good as white genes? A: Not when it comes to intelligence. Not when it comes to building society.... (read more)

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El Narco (11 Edition)
El Narco (11 Edition)
by Ioan Grillo
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The world has watched, stunned, the bloodshed in Mexico. Forty thousand murdered since 2006; police chiefs shot within hours of taking office; mass graves comparable to those of civil wars; car bombs shattering storefronts; headless corpses heaped in... (read more)

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Queer (In)Justice: The Criminalization of LGBT People in the United States (Queer Action/Queer Ideas Book)
Queer (In)Justice: The Criminalization of LGBT People in the United States (Queer Action/Queer Ideas Book)
by Joey L Mogul
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Winner of the 2011 PASS (Prevention for a Safer Society) Award from the National Council on Crime and Delinquency A groundbreaking work that turns a “queer eye” on the criminal legal system, Queer (In)Justice is a searing examination of queer... (read more)

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Good Divorce Revised Edition
Good Divorce Revised Edition
by Constance Ahrons
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It's never too late to have a good divorce Based on two decades of groundbreaking research, The Good Divorce presents the surprising finding that in more than fifty percent of divorces couples end their marriages, yet preserve their families. Dr. Ahrons... (read more)

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Us Supreme Court (12 Edition)
Us Supreme Court (12 Edition)
by Linda Greenhouse
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For 30 years, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Linda Greenhouse chronicled the activities of the U.S. Supreme Court and its justices as a correspondent for the New York Times. In this Very Short Introduction, she draws on her deep knowledge of the court'... (read more)

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Pathologies of Power: Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor
Pathologies of Power: Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor
by Paul Farmer
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Pathologies of Power uses harrowing stories of life—and death—in extreme situations to interrogate our understanding of human rights. Paul Farmer, a physician and anthropologist with twenty years of experience working in Haiti, Peru, and Russia,... (read more)

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Judicial Process (6TH 13 Edition)
Judicial Process (6TH 13 Edition)
by David W. Neubauer
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Get a behind-the-scenes look at America's legal system with JUDICIAL PROCESS. Combining detailed information about the structures, processes, and dynamics that inform today's judicial system, the Sixth Edition explores the roles and impact of the courts... (read more)

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Law and Justice : Introduction To the American Legal System (6TH 08 - Old Edition)
Law and Justice : Introduction To the American Legal System (6TH 08 - Old Edition)
by Howard Abadinsky
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Law and Justice: An Introduction to the American Legal System, Sixth Edition offers a thorough examination of the system of justice used in the United States: civil and criminal, juvenile, and therapeutic.  This new edition continues its... (read more)

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Understanding International Law
Understanding International Law
by Conway W Henderson
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Understanding International Law introduces students to the various aspects of international law and especially its relationship with global politics. Utilizing an approach that carefully balances politics and law, the book reflects on their... (read more)

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One L: The Turbulent True Story of a First Year at Harvard Law School
One L: The Turbulent True Story of a First Year at Harvard Law School
by Scott Turow
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Becoming a first-year law student--a "One L"--at the oldest, most esteemed law school in the U. S. threw Scott Turow into a physical, emotional, and intellectual combat zone. An ultimate test by fire of his honesty and principles, in a time of hazings... (read more)

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Law School Confidential: A Complete Guide to the Law School Experience: By Students, for Students
Law School Confidential: A Complete Guide to the Law School Experience: By Students, for Students
by Robert H Miller
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Law School Confidential is written for students about to embark on this three-year odyssey by students who have successfully survived. It demystifies the life-altering thrill ride that defines an American legal education by providing a comprehensive... (read more)

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Introduction To International Law (5TH 08 - Old Edition)
Introduction To International Law (5TH 08 - Old Edition)
by Mark Weston Janis
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Janis (U. of Connecticut School of Law; law, U. of Oxford) presents a revised edition of An Introduction to International Law, 4th ed. (2003), designed to provide both students beginning their law courses and general readers with an introduction to... (read more)

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Invitation To Law and Society (10 Edition)
Invitation To Law and Society (10 Edition)
by Kitty Calavita
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Law and Society is a rapidly-growing interdisciplinary field that turns on its head the conventional, idealized view of the “Law” as a magisterial abstraction. Kitty Calavitas Invitation to Law and Society brilliantly brings to life the ways... (read more)

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May It Please the Court: The Most Significant Oral Arguments Made Before the Supreme Court Since 1955 with CD (Audio)
May It Please the Court: The Most Significant Oral Arguments Made Before the Supreme Court Since 1955 with CD (Audio)
by Peter Irons
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Now available with MP3 audio CDS: the bestselling book-and-audio set of Supreme Court oral arguments. Until The New Press first published May It Please the Court in 1993, few Americans knew that every case argued before the Supreme Court since 1955 had... (read more)

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Simple Justice: The History of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America's Struggle for Equality
Simple Justice: The History of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America's Struggle for Equality
by Richard Kluger
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Simple Justice is the definitive history of the landmark case Brown v. Board of Education and the epic struggle for racial equality in this country. Combining intensive research with original interviews with surviving participants, Richard Kluger... (read more)

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Politics in States and Communities (15TH 15 Edition)
Politics in States and Communities (15TH 15 Edition)
by Thomas R. Dye
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Uses a conflict management theme to illustrate state and community politics Politics in States and Communities is distinguished by its focus on politics, its comparative approach, its concern with thorough explanation, its interest in policy, and its... (read more)

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