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Opposing Viewpoints offers multimedia content on controversial social issues in the news today.
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Recommended Books and eBooks
We're excited to share our resources with our Law Pathways students!
The librarians compiled this list of books & ebooks especially for you. All ebooks listed below can be accessed by clicking on their title. We hope you come in for a book soon!
My Beloved World by
Call Number: KF 8745 .S67 A3 2014
From a housing project in the South Bronx, Sonia Sotomayor defied all odds to become the first Latina to sit on the U.S. Supreme Court.
Protesting Affirmative Action by
Call Number: HF5549.5 .A34 D427 2014
Courthouse Democracy and Minority Rights by
Call Number: KF539 .H86 2013
Bending Toward Justice: the Voting Rights Act and the transformation of American democracy by
Call Number: KF4893 .M39 2013
American Legal History by
Call Number: KF352 .W478 2014
Philosophy of Law by
Call Number: K230 .W29 A37 2014
How Sex Became a Civil Liberty by
Call Number: KF9325 .W47 2013
States of Union: family and change in the American constitutional order by
Call Number: KF505 .B664 2013
Brown vs the Board of Education Trial by
Call Number: KF228 .B76 B77 2015
Divided We Fail: the story of an African American community that ended the era of school desegregation by
Call Number: KF229 .P37 G37 2013
ELAC Library offers many eBook collections, all with free 24/7 access for our ELAC students.
To search our catalog of EBSCO eBooks click here. You can also click on the ebooks I've linked to in this guide.
Check out our collection of Oxford's "Very Short Introductions" series by clicking here. Click on "Browse by subject" and limit to Law.
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