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The following books have been submitted by professors. Please check back if your course books are not listed as faculty members are continuosly updating this list.

Autumn 2013 Semester Courses and Books

6050 - US Legal System and Legal Traditions (Caust-Ellenbogen)

  • Charels F. Abernathy, Law in the United States (West 2006)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-15223-7

6101 - LLM Legal Writing (Lee)

  • Deborah McGregor, et al., The International Lawyer's Guide to Legal Analysis and Communication in the United States (Aspen Publishers 2008)
    ISBN: 9780735564770
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (Columbia Law Review Ass’n et al. eds., 19th ed. 2010)
    ISBN: 9780615361161

6101 - LLM Legal Writing (Hoffer)

  • The International Lawyer's Guide to Legal Analysis and Communication in the United States
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-6477-0
  • The Blue Book, A Uniform System of Citation, 19th ed.

6101 - LLM Legal Writing (Jernejcic)

  • The International Lawyer’s Guide to Legal Analysis and Communication in the United States, by Deborah B. McGregor
    ISBN: 0-7355-6477-9
  • The Element of Style, by William Strunk & E.B. White. 4th Edition
    ISBN: 978-0205309023

6103 - Law 1 (Johnson)

  • Linda Edwards, Legal Writing and Analysis, 3rd ed.
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-9850-8
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 19th (or most recent) ed.
    ISBN: 9780615361161

6103 - Law 1 (Ralph)

  • Christine Coughlin, et al., A Lawyer Writes: A Practical Guide to Legal Analysis (2d ed. 2013).
    ISBN: 9781611633979
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (Columbia Law Review Ass’n et al. eds., 19th ed. 2010).
    ISBN: 9780615361161
  • Amy E. Sloan, Basic Legal Research: Tools and Strategies (5th ed. 2012).
    ISBN: 9781454808473
  • I will assign most of the chapters in the Sloan book, and I highly recommend it; please note that a small number of copies will be available on reserve in the library for those students who do not wish to purchase the Sloan book. In addition to the required books listed above, you should have a law dictionary, such as Black’s Law Dictionary, and a college-level dictionary. We will discuss additional recommended books during the first class.

6103 - Law 1 (Mattson)

  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (Columbia Law Review Ass’n et al. eds., 19th ed. 2010).
    ISBN: 9780615361161
  • Helene S. Shapo, et al., Writing and Analysis in the Law (5th ed. 2008).
    ISBN: 9781599414249
  • Note: please purchase the 5th edition of the Shapo text, not the 6th (i.e., the most recent) edition.

6103 - Law 1 (Azyndar)

  • Helene S. Shapo, et al., Writing and Analysis in the Law (5th ed. 2008).
    ISBN: 9781599414249
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (Columbia Law Review Ass’n et al. eds., 19th ed. 2010).
    ISBN: 9780615361161
  • In addition to the required books listed above, you should have access to a law dictionary, such as Black’s Law Dictionary, and a college-level dictionary. Additional readings may be required or recommended; these will be provided to you or available in the library. Please note that there are several editions of the required Shapo text, including a 6th edition; be sure to purchase the 5th edition.

6103 - Law 1 (Lee)

  • Helene S. Shapo, et al., Writing and Analysis in the Law (Foundation Press: 5th Edition 2008)
    ISBN: 9781599414249
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (Columbia Law Review Ass’n et al. eds., 19th ed. 2010).
    ISBN: 9780615361161
  • PLEASE NOTE: This course requires the FIFTH Edition of the Shapo, Fajans text (and not the brand new Sixth edition).

6103 - Law 1 (Kelly)

  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed)
    ISBN: 9780615361161
  • Linda J. Barris, Understanding and Mastering the Bluebook (2nd ed)
    ISBN: 9781594607332
  • Beazley & Smith Legal Writing Text
  • The main course text will be Professors Beazley & Smith's forthcoming book. It will be available in manuscript form, which I will provide to you.

6103 - Law 1 (Enns)

  • Anne Enquist, Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing. WoltersKluwer 2013. 4th Edition.
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-2698-9
  • The Bluebook. Columbia Law Review Association et al 2010. 19th Edition.
    ISBN: 9780615361161
  • The MAIN COURSE TEXT will be Professors Beazley and Smith's forthcoming book. Instead of the Bluebook, students may use Darby Dickerson's ALWD Citation Manual. WoltersKluwer, 2010. 4th Edition. ISBN 978-0-7355-8930-8. Either book will provide the same citations. ALWD is easier to use; BB is more famous.

6103 - Law 1 (Ralph)

  • Christine Coughlin, et al., A Lawyer Writes: A Practical Guide to Legal Analysis (2d ed. 2013).
    ISBN: 9781611633979
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (Columbia Law Review Ass’n et al. eds., 19th ed. 2010).
    ISBN: 9780615361161
  • Amy E. Sloan, Basic Legal Research: Tools and Strategies (5th ed. 2012).
    ISBN: 9781454808473
  • I will assign most of the chapters in the Sloan book, and I highly recommend it; please note that a small number of copies will be available on reserve in the library for those students who do not wish to purchase the Sloan book. In addition to the required books listed above, you should have a law dictionary, such as Black’s Law Dictionary, and a college-level dictionary. We will discuss additional recommended books during the first class.

6103 - Law 1 (Sherowski/)

  • Oates & Enquist, Just Memos (3d ed.)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-8519-5
  • Amy E. Sloan, Basic Legal Research Workbook (4th ed.) HARD COPY ONLY, NOT E-BOOK!
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-9454-8
  • The Bluebook (19th ed.) HARD COPY ONLY, NOT E-BOOK!
    ISBN: 978-0-6153-6116-1
  • Make sure that you get the hard copy (not an electronic version) of the Basic Legal Research Workbook and the Bluebook. You will not be allowed to use electronic copies for quizzes, tests, etc. Also please note that Amy Sloan has both a textbook and a workbook with "Basic Legal Research" in the name. You want the workbook, not the text.

6103 - Law 1 (Smith)

  • No book purchase is required

6109 - Torts (Chamallas)

  • franklin,rabin, green, tort law and alternatives (9th ed.2011)
    ISBN: 978-1-59941-860-5
  • A concise restatement of torts (third edition)
    ISBN: 978-0- 314-61671-5

6109 - Torts (Northern)

  • Meredith J. Duncan and Ronald Turner, Torts: A Contemporary Approach, (2nd Ed.), 2012 West Interactive Casebook Series
    ISBN: 978-0-314-28023-7
  • Syllabus will be available outside of the copy center.

6109 - Torts (Carlarne)

  • Prosser, Wade, Schwartz, Kelly and Partlett's Cases and Materials on Torts, 12th
    ISBN: 9781599417042

6115 - Civil Procedure 1 (Deason)

  • Cross, Abramson, & Deason, Civil Procedure: Cases, Problems and Exercises (Third edition West 2011)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-26667-5
  • 2013 Supplement for Cross, Abramson, & Deason Civil Procedure
    ISBN: 978-0-314-28851-6

6115 - Civil Procedure 1 (Wilson)

  • Stephen C. Yeazell, Civil Procedure (8th ed. Aspen 2012)
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-0710-0
  • Stephen C. Yeazell, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure with Selected Rules and Statutes 2013 (Aspen 2013)
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-1089-6
  • Make sure to get the 2013 Rules Supplement, not the 2012 Rules Supplement.

6115 - Civil Procedure 1 (Caust-Ellenbogen)

  • Friedenthal, Miller, Sexton & Hirshkoff, Civil Procedure (West 11th ed. 2013)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-28016-9
  • Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (Foundation Press 2013)
    ISBN: 978-1-60930-311-2

6115 - Civil Procedure 1 (Greenbaum)

  • Friedenthal, Miller, Sexton & Hershkoff, Civil Procedure (2013 11th ed.) (You need not order or purchase the supplement to this book.)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-28016-9
  • Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (2013-2014 Educational Edition)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-65841-8
  • Gerald M. Stern, The Buffalo Creek Disaster (Vintage 1977 - orig copyright 1976) [There may be a later reprint.]
  • Duplicated materials will be available in the Moritz Copy Center.

6127 - Criminal Law (Herman)

  • Kadish, Schulhofer, Steiker & Barkow, Criminal Law and its Processes. Ninth Ed., Aspen Publishers (2012)
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-1755-0
  • In addition to the casebook,there are photocopied supplementary materials as well as a document entitled "OUTLINE OF COURSE AND LIST OF READING ASSIGNMENTS." You may obtain the photocopied materials from the College's Copy Center. It is located on the ground floor of the law building, across the hall from Lou's Café. You may obtain the outline and list from the hand-out box near the Copy Center.

6127 - Criminal Law (Dressler)

  • Joshua Dressler & Stephen P. Garvey, CASES AND MATERIALS ON CRIMINAL LAW (6th edition 2012) (West Publishing Co.)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-27982-8
  • Joshua Dressler, UNDERSTANDING CRIMINAL LAW (6th edition 2012) (Lexis Nexis Publisher)
    ISBN: 978-0-7698-4893-8

6127 - Criminal Law (Dressler)

  • Joshua Dressler & Stephen Garvey, CASES AND MATERIALS ON CRIMINAL LAW (6th edition 2012) (West Publishing Co.)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-27982-8
  • Joshua Dresler, UNDERSTANDING CRIMINAL LAW (6th edition 2012) (Lexis Nexis Publisher)
    ISBN: 978-0-7698-4893-8

6127 - Criminal Law (Federle)

  • Dressler & Garvey's Cases and Materials on Criminal Law, 6th ed.
    ISBN: 978-0-3142-7982-8
  • Dressler, Understanding Criminal Law, 6th ed.
    ISBN: 978-0-7698-4893-8
  • Dressler's Understanding Criminal Law is not a required text, but students may find it a helpful addition to the casebook.

6127 - Criminal Law (Berman)

  • Kaplan et al. Criminal Law: Cases & Materials, Seventh Edition
    ISBN: ISBN13: 9781454806981

7003 - Appellate Advocacy (Beazley)

  • Beazley, Mary Beth, A Practical Guide to Appellate Advocacy (Third Edition)
    ISBN: ISBN-10: 0735585105
  • Citation guide of your choice

7003 - Appellate Advocacy (Beazley)

  • Beazley, Mary Beth, A Practical Guide to Appellate Advocacy (Third Edition)
    ISBN: ISBN-10: 0735585105
  • Citation guide of your choice.

7003 - Appellate Advocacy (Beazley)

  • Beazley, Mary Beth, A Practical Guide to Appellate Advocacy (Third Edition)
    ISBN: ISBN-10: 0735585105
  • Citation guide of your choice

7103 - Issues in Arbitration (Cole)

  • Duplicated Materials for Purchase in Copy Center

7106 - Legal Negotiations and Settlements (Stulberg)

  • Getting To Yes (3d ed)
    ISBN: 978-0-14-311875-6
  • Negotiation and Settlement Advocacy (2nd ed)
    ISBN: 0-314-14728-4
  • Beyond Winning
    ISBN: 0-674-01231-3

7112 - Dispute Resolution Processes: Theory & Practice (Stulberg)

  • Win Your Case
    ISBN: 0-312-33881-3
  • The Middle Voice (2d edition)
    ISBN: 978-1611634082
  • Coursepak will be prepared for additional required reading assignments

7200 - Business Associations (Davidoff)

  • Charles O'Kelley, Robert Thompson, Corporations & Other Business Associations: Cases & Materials 6e
    ISBN: 0735586020

7200 - Business Associations (Oesterle)

  • Dwight Drake, business Organizations in a Planning Context (West 2013)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-28735-9

7206 - Insurance Law (Anstaett)

  • •Cases and Materials on Insurance Law, sixth edition, Leo P. Martinez, Thomson
    ISBN: 9780314906793
  • Note this is the sixth edition, a seventh edition is being released this summer and can be used, but it is more expensive

7209 - Accounting & Finance for Lawyers (Oesterle)

  • Lawrence a. Cunningham, Introductory Accounting, Finance and Auditing for Lawyers, 6th
    ISBN: 9780314280459

7210 - Business Bankruptcy (Hoffman Jr.)

  • Elizabeth Warren and Jay Lawrence Westbrook, The Law of Debtors and Creditors: Text, Cases and Problems (Aspen Publishers, 6th Ed.)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-7626-1
  • Bankruptcy Code, Rules and Official Forms (West 2013 Law School Edition)
    ISBN: 9780314281746

7214 - Contracts II (Garvin)

  • E. Allan Farnsworth et al., Contracts: Cases & Materials (Foundation Press: 8th ed. 2013)
    ISBN: 1609300971
  • E. Allan Farnsworth et al., Selections for Contracts (Foundation Press 2013)
    ISBN: 160930361X
  • Scott J. Burnham, Drafting & Analyzing Contracts (LexisNexis: 3d ed. 2003)
    ISBN: 0820557889

7221 - Corporate Finance (Rose)

  • Markham, Gabilondo & Hazen, Corporate Finance, 3rd ed.
    ISBN: 978-0-314-26510-4

7230 - Intl Business Transactions (Chow)

  • Daniel C.K. Chow and Thomas J. Schoenbaum, International Business Transactions: Problems, Cases, and Materials (Aspen 2d ed. 2010)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-7065-8
  • Daniel C.K. Chow and Thomas J. Schoenbaum, International Business Transactions Documents Supplement 2010-2011
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-8742-7

7300 - Commercial Paper (Verdun)

  • Payment Systems by Douglas Whaley. 9th Edition
  • Recent compilation of UCC statutes

7310 - Transactional Lawyering (Starker)

  • Working with Contracts: What Law School Doesn't Teach You (2d ed.)
    ISBN: 978-1-4024-1060-4
  • There will be supplemental readings provided.

7312 - Debtor & Creditor (Johnson)

  • Charles J. Tabb & Ralph Brubaker, Bankruptcy Law: Principles, Policies, and Practice (3rd ed. 2010 LexisNexis).
    ISBN: 9781422478981
  • Bankruptcy Code, Rules and Official Forms, June 2013 Law School Edition by West Academic Publishing
    ISBN: ISBN-13: 978-0314281746 |
  • 1. Charles J. Tabb & Ralph Brubaker, Bankruptcy Law: Principles, Policies, and Practice (3rd ed. 2010 LexisNexis). ISBN: 978-1-4224-7898-1 Students can order the Tabb & Brubaker Bankruptcy text Lexis has the hardcopy (ISBN 9781422478981) for $174 and loose-leaf (ISBN 9781422478035) for $139) format through the Lexis online bookstore: www.lexisnexis.com/lawschool-store. When they ‘register’ as a student on the online bookstore, the shipping charges are supposed to be waived. However, you should get the book at the website with the cheapest price. Do NOT buy the electronic version of the book. The required statutory supplement is Bankruptcy Code, Rules and Official Forms (2013 Law School ed., West Group) or something comparable for the year 2012 or 2011. BUT YOU are responsible for finding out and knowing the changes refected in the 2013 edition.

7406 - Criminal Procedure: Investigation (Simmons)

  • Materials can be picked up at the copy center in mid-August for the textbook, with is the manuscript of the forthcoming Learning Criminal Procedure book by Ric Simmons and Renee Hutchins.

7503 - Advanced Constitutional Law: The First Amendment (Tokaji)

  • Stone, Seidman, Sunstein, Tushnet & Karlan, The First Amendment (4th ed. 2012)
    ISBN: 9781454807063
  • Brownstein & Jacobs, Global Issues in Freedom of Speech and Religion (West, 2009)
    ISBN: 9780314184542
  • Chemerinsky, Constitutional Law: Principles and Policies (4th ed. 2011)
    ISBN: 9780735598973
  • The Stone et al. and Brownstein & Jacobs books are both required. Chemerinsky's treatise isn't required, but provides an exceptionally clear and useful summary of the First Amendment and other areas of constitutional law.

7603 - Family Law (Spindelman)

  • Family Law Cases and Materials 6th Edition by Areen, Spindelman and Tsoukala
    ISBN: 9781609300548

7610 - Sexual Orientation & The Law (Colker)

  • Sexuality, Gender, and the Law
    ISBN: 978-1-59941-412-6
  • STUDENTS MUST PURCHASE SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS AT COPY CENTER.

7712 - International Law (Quigley)

  • Janis & Noyes, International Law: Cases and Commentary (4th ed.) 2011
    ISBN: 978-0-314-19887-7

7803 - Trademark (Wilson)

  • Trademarks and Unfair Competition, 3rd Ed., Dinwoodie & Janis (Aspen 2010)
  • Text is required.

7806 - Privacy (Hirsch)

  • Solove & Schwartz, Information Privacy Law (4th ed., 2011) (Wolters Kluwer/Aspen Publishers)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-1040-1

7812 - Patent Prosecution (Mescher)

  • No book (we will be using materials available over the web as well as materials that I provide)

8000 - Trial Practice (Marbley)

  • Lubet, Modern Trial Advocacy: Analysis and Practice - Law School Edition (Fourth Ed.)
    ISBN: 978-1-60156-127-5
  • NITA Problems in Trial Advocacy (2011 Edition)
    ISBN: 978-1-60156-160-2
  • BMI v. Minicom Casefile (9th Ed.)
    ISBN: 978-1-60156-090-2
  • Federal Rules of Evidence w/objections (NITA Eighth Edition 2008)
    ISBN: 978-1-60156-078-8

8000 - Trial Practice (Sargus Jr.)

  • Modern Trial Advocacy by Lubet (newest edition)
  • NITA Problems in Trial Advocacy
  • This course is taught by Honorable Judge Ed Sargus.

8000 - Trial Practice (Sargus)

  • Modern Trial Advocacy by Lubet (newest edition)
  • NITA Problems in Trial Advocacy
  • Damages by David Ball
  • This course is taught by Honorable Judge Jennifer Sargus.

8008 - Appellate Advocacy IV (Sutton/Smith)

  • Making Your Case by Scalia and Garner

8109 - Employment Discrimination Law (Hébert)

  • Zimmer, Sullivan, and White, Cases and Materials on Employment Discrimination (8th ed. 2013).
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-1074-2

8189.02 - Civil Law Clinic (Akbar/Cooke)

  • Thomas A. Mauet, Pretrial, Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 8th Ed., 2012.
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-0303-4
  • Thomas A. Mauet, Trial Techniques andTrials, Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 9th Ed., 2013.
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-2233-2
  • We'll handout additional copied materials in class.

8189.03 - Criminal Prosecution Clinic (Merritt/Krivoshey)

  • All materials for this course will be available through the Moritz copy center.

8189.05 - Legislation Clinic (Huefner/Enns)

  • Legislation Clinic Binder will be available at the copy center.

8189.07 - Mediation Clinic (Cole/Archerd)

  • •STEPHEN B. GOLDBERG, FRANK E.A. SANDER, NANCY H. ROGERS, AND SARAH R. COLE, DISPUTE RESOLUTION: NEGOTIATION, MEDIATION, ARBITRATION, AND OTHER PROCESSES, sixth edition 2012
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-0710-4

8200 - Evidence (Simmons)

  • Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom (Second Edition) by Deborah Jones Merritt and Ric Simmons
    ISBN: 978-0-314-27540-0

8203 - Civil Procedure 2 (Fairman)

  • • Stephen C. Yeazell, Civil Procedure (8th ed. Aspen 2012)
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-0710-0
  • • Stephen C. Yeazell, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure: With Selected Statutes, Cases and Other Materials 2013 (Aspen 2013)
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-2833-4
  • Any copy of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure current through 2012 will work for this course.

8210 - Constitutional Litigation (Walker)

  • John C. Jeffries Jr., Pamela S. Karlan, Peter W. Low & George A. Rutherglen, Civil Rights Actions: Enforcing the Constitution (3d ed. 2013)
    ISBN: 978-1-60930-275-7
  • NOTE: This is a brand new edition coming out in Summer 2013. We will supplement the casebook with more current cases from the Supreme Court's docket.

8212 - Pretrial Litigation (Lazear)

  • Mauet, Pretrial (Aspen, 8th ed. 2012)

8300 - Federal Antitrust Law (Hovenkamp)

  • ANTITRUST LAW, POLICY AND PROCEDURE, 6th edition 2009. By E. Thomas Sullivan, Herbert Hovenkamp, and Howard A. Shelanski
    ISBN: 9781422472156
  • 2012 Supplement to above book
  • Recommended texts (not required): Herbert Hovenkamp, Federal Antitrust Policy: the Law of Competition and its Practice (4th ed. 2011) Thomson West -- ISBN-13: 9780314210050 Herbert Hovenkamp, The Antitrust Enterprise: Principle and Execution Harvard Univ. Press 2005 Paperback edition 2008, ISBN 9780674027411

8303 - Immigration Law (Bloomfield)

  • Immigration Law And Policy Fifth edition by Stephen H. Legomsky and Cristina Rodriguez is required, Foundation Press
    ISBN: 978-1-59941-613-7

8306 - Administrative Law (Shane)

  • Mashaw, Merrill & Shane, Administrative Law (6th ed.)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-19585-2

8403 - Ethical Issues (Laughlin Jr.)

  • The reading assignments for this course will be online. At the first class, students will be shown how to access the assigned readings. There is no assignment for the first class. This inter-professional course must accommodate the schedules of six different professional schools or colleges.

8406 - Professional Responsibility (Coughlan)

  • There are two sets of materials that are available for purchase in the copy room at the law school.

8603 - Real Estate Development (Daley)

  • Daley, Real Estate Development Law
    ISBN: 978-0-314-26742-9

8700 - Federal Income Tax (Tobin)

  • Federal Income Tax: A Contemporary Approach
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-0-314-19883-9
  • Selected Federal Taxation Statutes and Regulations, 2014
    ISBN: 9780314288981
  • I generally do not mind if students save money and buy lst year's edition of the selected statutes. Congress made significant changes last year, and I strongly advise students to purchase the 2014 vesion of the selected statutes.

8709 - Wills Trusts & Estates (Moore)

  • Dukeminier, Sitkoff & Lindgren, Wills, Trusts and Estates, 8th Ed. (Aspen 2009)

8712 - Taxation of Business Enterprises (Samansky)

  • Peroni & Bank, Taxation of Business Enterprises, West, 4th edition, 2012
    ISBN: 978-0-314-19487-9
  • You also need a recent copy of the Internal Revenue Code and Regulations that includes corporate and partnership provisions. The selected taxation statutes and regulations, published by West, that you may have purchased for the basic tax course would be fine.

8809 - Health Law (Parasidis)

  • Furrow et al. Health Law casebook, 7th Edition (West 2013)
    ISBN: 9780314265098
  • Link for book: http://www.westacademic.com/Professors/ProductDetails.aspx?productid=171435&tab=4

8821 - Nonprofit Organizations (Jenkins)

  • James J. Fishman & Stephen Schwarz, NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS: CASES AND MATERIALS (4th ed., 2010).
    ISBN: 978-1-59941-665-6
  • Fishman & Schwarz, NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS: STATUTES, REGULATIONS AND FORMS (4th ed., 2010).
    ISBN: 978-1-59941-671-7

8824 - Lawyers and Media (Weaver)

  • No book. We will have all on-line materials and case reading which will be outlined on the syllabus provided on the first day of class.

8896.02 - Sem: Supreme Court Litigation (Sutton)

  • A Matter of Interpretation: Federal Courts and the Law Author: Antonin Scalia Publisher: Princeton University Press
  • Breyer, Making Our Democracy Work: A Judge's View

8896.11 - Sem: International Crim Law (Quigley)

  • There is no book or other materials to be purchased for this semester. Students will be organized into groups that will be asked to research a given aspect of the topic for the particular session, using sources they find appropriate.

8896.11 - Sem: Education Law (Wilson)

  • Diane Ravitch, The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education (Paperback Ed., Basic Books, 2011)
    ISBN: 978-0-465-02557-2
  • Alexander & Alexander, The Law of Schools, Students, and Teachers in a Nutshell (Thomson/Reuters, 4th ed., 2009)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-19539-5

8896.14 - Sem: Tax Policy (Hoffer)

  • There is no required text for our course. We will use news articles, electronic materials available through the library, and materials posted on TWEN.

8896.22 - Sem: Sexual Harassment (Hébert)

  • Duplicated Materials will be available at the Copy Center.

8896.26 - Sem: Critical Race Theory (Verdun)

  • White Like Me by Tim Wise
  • The New Jim Crow by Leslie Alexander
  • Assata by Assata Shakur
  • The Racial Contract by Charles Mills
  • The Hidden Cost of Being African American by Thomas Shaprio is also required.

8896.33 - Sem: Federal Death Penalty (Cole Jr.)

  • No book.

8896.37 - Sem: Money & Politics (Tokaji)

  • Lowenstein, Hasen & Tokaji, Election Law: Cases and Materials (5th ed. 2012)
    ISBN: 9781611631784
  • Tokaji, Election Law in a Nutshell (optional)
    ISBN: 9780314268471
  • The Lowenstein, Hasen & Tokaji casebook is required. The Tokaji nutshell (available in August 2013) is not required. The 2013 Supplement to the Lowenstein, Hasen & Tokaji casebook will be made available online free of charge.

8896.38 - Sem: Marijuana Law, Policy & Reform (Berman)

  • Alex Kreit, Controlled Substances: Crime, Regulation and Policy (Carolina Academic Press 2013)
    ISBN: 978-1-59460-871-1

8956 - Jury Instruction (Frost/Judge)

  • There is no textbook for the Jury Instructions course that Judge Frost and I are teaching. Instead, we will be using parts of the following articles that the students can obtain through Westlaw or Lexis: (1) Robert P. Charrow & Veda R. Charrow, Making Legal Language Understandable: A Psycholinguistic Study of Jury Instructions, 79 Colum. L. Rev. 1306 (1979). (2) Jamison Wilcox, The Craft of Drafting Plain-Language Jury Instructions: A Study of a Sample Pattern Instruction on Obscenity, 59 Temp. L.Q. 1159 (1986). (3) Neil P. Cohen, The Timing of Jury Instructions, 67 Tenn. L. Rev. 681 (2000). (4) Peter M. Tiersma, Communicating with Juries: How to Draft More Understandable Instructions, 10 Scribes J. Legal Writing 1 (2006).