Best Sellers: Politics-Law, August 22, 2013

November 2012 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

  1. Priests of Our Democracy: The Supreme Court, Academic Freedom, and the Anti-Communist Purge
    Heins, Marjorie
    New York University
    2013. ISBN 9780814790519. $35
  2. Making Human Rights a Reality
    Hafner-Burton, Emilie M.
    Princeton University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780691155357. $75
  3. The Behavior of Federal Judges: A Theoretical and Empirical Study of Rational Choice
    Epstein, Lee
    Harvard University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780674049895. $49.95
  4. The Terror Courts: Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay
    Bravin, Jess
    Yale University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780300189209. $30
  5. Too Much Free Speech?
    Bezanson, Randall P.
    University of Illinois Press
    2012. ISBN 9780252037115. $38
  6. First Amendment Institutions
    Horwitz, Paul
    Harvard University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780674055414. $49.95
  7. Living with Guns: A Liberal’s Case for the Second Amendment
    Whitney, Craig R.
    Public Affairs
    2012. ISBN 9781610391696. $28.99
  8. Dignity Rights: Courts, Constitutions, and the Worth of the Human Person
    Daly, Erin
    University of Pennsylvania Press
    2013. ISBN 9780812244403. $69.95
  9. The Federalist Society: How Conservatives Took the Law Back from Liberals
    Avery, Michael
    Vanderbilt University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780826518774. $35
  10. On Constitutional Disobedience
    Seidman, Louis Michael
    Oxford University Press
    2012. ISBN 9780199898275. $21.95
  11. Neoconservative Politics and the Supreme Court: Law, Power, and Democracy
    Feldman, Stephen M.
    New York University
    2013. ISBN 9780814764664. $45
  12. Ordered Liberty: Rights, Responsibilities, and Virtues
    Fleming, James E.
    Harvard University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780674059108. $49.95
  13. The Failed Promise of Originalism
    Cross, Frank B.
    Stanford University
    2013. ISBN 9780804783828. $45
  14. Law’s Virtues: Fostering Autonomy and Solidarity in American Society
    Kaveny, Cathleen
    Georgetown University Press
    2012. ISBN 9781589019324. $29.95
  15. Securities Against Misrule: Juries, Assemblies, Elections
    Elster, Jon
    Cambridge University Press
    2013. ISBN 9781107031739. $85
  16. Mrs. Shipley’s Ghost: The Right To Travel and Terrorist Watchlists
    Kahn, Jeffrey
    University of Michigan Press
    2013. ISBN 9780472118588. $75
  17. Oral Arguments and Coalition Formation on the U.S. Supreme Court: A Deliberate Dialogue
    Black, Ryan C.
    University of Michigan Press
    2012. ISBN 9780472118465. $60
  18. Disabled Education: A Critical Analysis of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
    Colker, Ruth
    New York University
    2013. ISBN 9780814708101. $47
  19. The Tough Luck Constitution and the Assault on Health Care Reform
    Koppelman, Andrew
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199970025. $21.95
  20. Statutory and Common Law Interpretation
    Greenawalt, Kent
    Oxford University Press
    2012. ISBN 9780199756148. $39.95


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