The Agent by
Publication Date: 2014-01-21
An autobiography of one of America's leading sports agents (who also happens to be a member of the California Bar).
The American Legal System and Civic Engagement by
Call Number: KF384 .M26 2013 Law Stacks
Publication Date: 2013-09-12
One of Santa Clara's favorite professors explains how the way we approach problems and questions as lawyers can be used to address our greatest civic challenges.
Copyrights and Copywrongs by
Call Number: Z642 .V35 2001 University Library ARS Main Stacks
Publication Date: 2001-08-01
A history of copyright law in the 20th century and its social, political, and cultural implications.
My Life in Court by
Call Number: KF220.N5 Law Stacks
Publication Date: 1961
Personal stories by one of the most respected lawyer-authors on his great courtroom battles.
The New Jim Crow by
Call Number: HV9950 .A437 2010 Law Stacks
Publication Date: 2010-01-05
in one of the most widely-discussed books of the past few years, the author argues that the supposed colorblindness that came with the election of President Barack Obama overlooks a more insidious attack on communities of color through America's "tough on crime" mantra.
Center for Social Justice & Public Service
As part of their 2014-2015 Essential Issues Series, the Center for Social Justice and Public Service will explore issues of race, criminal Justice, poverty, and the war on drugs through an ongoing discussion of The New Jim Crow. Students are encouraged to red the book this summer in preparation for these weekly conversations. More information is available at the Center's website.
No Constitutional Right to Be Ladies by
Call Number: HQ1236.5.U6 K47 1999 Law Stacks
Publication Date: 1999-09-01
Historical account of legal treatment of women in America, focusing on civic obligations (e.g. jury service, military service) and covering many of the key sex discrimination cases of the past 100 years.
Our Nation Unhinged by
Call Number: KF9625 .H66 2009 Law Stacks
Publication Date: 2009-05-18
An analysis of the changes to the American legal and political system after the attacks of September 11, 2001.
Privilege Revealed by
Call Number: HN90.P6 W56 1996 Law Stacks
Publication Date: 1996-06-01
Santa Clara professor Stephanie Wildman brings to light the institutionalized systems of privilege that surround our everyday lives.
Thinking about Crime by
Publication Date: 2004-01-29
A discussion of the history of criminal justice policy and ideas for reforming the system.
War and Responsibility by
Call Number: KF5060 .E58 1993 Law Stacks
Publication Date: 1993-06-01
This legal scholar's analysis of the war powers of Congress and the Executive continues to be relevant today.
Visit this link to learn more about Congress' War Powers Resolution from 1973.
Women and the Law Stories by
Call Number: KF478.A5 W653 2011 Law Stacks
Publication Date: 2010-10-15
The stories behind some of the most important cases advocating for women's legal rights.
Heafey Law Library Research Team