Books to Get You Started
Many disciplines still rely heavily on books to share scholarship, methodology, and research. Finding the right academic book can go a long way to helping you understand and complete your research project.
The Death Penalty by
Call Number: HV8699.U5 M46 2017, MAIN (2ND FLOOR)
Publication Date: 2017-06-22
This book addresses the myriad controversies and examines the evidence regarding capital punishment in America. It answers questions regarding topics like the efficacy of capital punishment in deterring violent crime, the risks of mistakes, legal issues related to capital punishment, and the monetary costs of keeping inmates on death row.
Opinions Throughout History - National Security vs. Civil and Privacy Rights by
Call Number: JC596.2.U5 I87 2018, REFERENCE
Publication Date: 2018-03-30
This new series from Grey House offers in-depth, single volumes that follow the debate, or path, to a decision on a controversial topic as it evolved throughout history. Each volume offers a wide range of opinion essays and editorials, speeches, and journal articles and expert analysis.
The Oxford Handbook of Empirical Legal Research by
Call Number: K235 .O938 2012, MAIN (2ND FLOOR)
Publication Date: 2010-01-07
The empirical study of law, legal systems and legal institutions is widely viewed as one of the most exciting and important intellectual developments in the modern history of legal research. Motivated by a conviction that legal phenomena can and should be understood not only in normative terms but also as social practices of political, economic and ethical significance, empirical legal researchers have used quantitative and qualitative methods to illuminate many aspects of law's meaning, operation and impact.
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