Book Awards100 Must-Read Books about the Law and Social Justice

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1867: How the Fathers Made a Deal de Christopher Moore
The African Canadian Legal Odyssey: Historical Essays (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History) de Barrington Walker
The Alien and Sedition Acts of 1798: Testing the Constitution (Witness to History) de Terri Diane Halperin
America's Constitution: A Biography de Akhil Reed Amar
American Legal History: A Very Short Introduction de G. Edward White
At the Dark End of the Street: Black Women, Rape, and Resistance - A New History of the Civil Rights Movement from Rosa Parks to the Rise of Black Power de Danielle L. McGuire
Ballot Battles: The History of Disputed Elections in the United States de Edward Foley
The Battle for the Black Ballot: Smith V. Allwright and the Defeat of the Texas All-White Primary de Charles L. Zelden
Because of Sex: One Law, Ten Cases, and Fifty Years That Changed American Women's Lives at Work de Gillian Thomas
Becoming Justice Blackmun: Harry Blackmun's Supreme Court Journey de Linda Greenhouse
Between the World and Me de Ta-Nehisi Coates
The Brethren: Inside the Supreme Court de Bob Woodward
Brown v. Board of Education: A Civil Rights Milestone and Its Troubled Legacy de James T. Patterson
The Buffalo Creek Disaster: How the survivors of one of the worst disasters in coal-mining history brought suit against the coal company--and won de Gerald M. Stern
The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right de Michael J. Graetz
Cannibalism and the Common Law: The Story of the Tragic Last Voyage of the Mignonette and the Strange Legal Proceedings to Which It Gave Rise de A. W. Brian Simpson
Captive Genders: Trans Embodiment and the Prison Industrial Complex de Eric A. Stanley
Carnal Crimes: Sexual Assault Law in Canada, 1900-1975 de Constance Backhouse
The Case Against the Supreme Court de Erwin Chemerinsky
A Civil Action de Jonathan Harr
Civil Rights Stories de Myriam Gilles
The Common Legal Past of Europe: 1000-1800 de Manlio Bellomo
The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America de Khalil Gibran Muhammad
Country of My Skull: Guilt, Sorrow, and the Limits of Forgiveness in the New South Africa de Antjie Krog
Courting Death: The Supreme Court and Capital Punishment de Carol S. Steiker
Crook County: Racism and Injustice in America's Largest Criminal Court de Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve
Discipline & Punish: The Birth of the Prison de Michel Foucault
Down, Out, and Under Arrest: Policing and Everyday Life in Skid Row de Forrest Stuart
The Drone Memos: Targeted Killing, Secrecy, and the Law de Jameel Jaffer
Environmental Law Stories de Richard J. Lazarua
Feminist Legal History: Essays on Women and Law de Tracy A. Thomas
The First Civil Right: How Liberals Built Prison America de Naomi Murakawa
Forcing the Spring: Inside the Fight for Marriage Equality de Jo Becker
The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution de Michael J. Klarman
Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement de Angela Y. Davis
The Good Girls Revolt: How the Women of Newsweek Sued their Bosses and Changed the Workplace de Lynn Povich
Governing Immigration Through Crime: A Reader de Julie A. Dowling
The Great Dissent: How Oliver Wendell Holmes Changed His Mind and Changed the History of Free Speech in America de Thomas Healy
Herculine Barbin (Being the Recently Discovered Memoirs of a Nineteenth Century French Hermaphrodite) de Herculine Adélaîde Barbin
History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier de Deborah E. Lipstadt
Indelible Ink: The Trials of John Peter Zenger and the Birth of America's Free Press de Richard Kluger
The Informant: A True Story de Kurt Eichenwald
Inherently Unequal: The Betrayal of Equal Rights by the Supreme Court, 1865-1903 de Lawrence Goldstone
King John: And the Road to Magna Carta de Stephen D. Church
Law and the Gay Rights Story: The Long Search for Equal Justice in a Divided Democracy de Walter Frank
Law in America: A Short History de Lawrence M. Friedman
Lawyers and Legal Culture in British North America: Beamish Murdoch of Halifax (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History) de Philip Girard
A Legal History of the Civil War and Reconstruction: A Nation of Rights (New Histories of American Law) de Laura F. Edwards
The Legal Ideology of Removal: The Southern Judiciary and the Sovereignty of Native American Nations (Studies in the Legal History of the South) de Tim Allan Garrison
Let's Get Free: A Hip-Hop Theory of Justice de Paul Butler
The Long, Lingering Shadow: Slavery, Race, and Law in the American Hemisphere (Studies in the Legal History of the South) de Robert J. Cottrol
Madison’s Hand: Revising the Constitutional Convention de Mary Sarah Bilder
The Majesty of the Law: Reflections of a Supreme Court Justice de Sandra Day O'Connor
Making Foreigners: Immigration and Citizenship Law in America, 1600-2000 (New Histories of American Law) de Kunal M. Parker
The Massey Murder: A Maid, Her Master and the Trial that Shocked a Country de Charlotte Gray
My Beloved World de Sonia Sotomayor
My Own Words de Ruth Bader Ginsburg
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness de Michelle Alexander
New York Times v. Sullivan: Civil Rights, Libel Law, and the Free Press (Landmark Law Cases and American Society) de Kermit L. Hall
No Constitutional Right to be Ladies de Linda K. Kerber
The Nuremberg Trial de Ann Tusa
Only What We Could Carry: The Japanese American Internment Experience de Lawson Fusao Inada
The Origins of Reasonable Doubt: Theological Roots of the Criminal Trial (Yale Law Library Series in Legal History and Reference) de James Q. Whitman
Our Undemocratic Constitution de Sanford Levinson
A People's History of the Supreme Court de Peter Irons
Perilous Times: Free Speech in Wartime: From the Sedition Act of 1798 to the War on Terrorism de Geoffrey R. Stone
Plutocrats United: Campaign Money, the Supreme Court, and the Distortion of American Elections de Richard L. Hasen
Policing the National Body: Sex, Race, and Criminalization de Anannya Bhattacharjee
Policing the Planet: Why the Policing Crisis Led to Black Lives Matter de Jordan T. Camp
Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools de Monique W. Morris
Queer (In)Justice: The Criminalization of LGBT People in the United States (Queer Ideas/Queer Action) de Joey L. Mogul
Race, Sex, and the Freedom to Marry: Loving v. Virginia (Landmark Law Cases & American Society) de Peter Wallenstein
Ratification: The People Debate the Constitution, 1787-1788 de Pauline Maier
The Republic According to John Marshall Harlan de Linda Przybyszewski
Republic of Debtors: Bankruptcy in the Age of American Independence de Bruce H. Mann
Resistance behind Bars: The Struggles of Incarcerated Women de Victoria Law
The Run of His Life: The People v. O.J. Simpson de Jeffrey Toobin
Scorpions: The Battles and Triumphs of FDR's Great Supreme Court Justices de Noah Feldman
Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World de Linda Hirshman
Sisters in the Struggle: African American Women in the Civil Rights-Black Power Movement de Bettye Collier-Thomas
Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution de John Paul Stevens
Six Women of Salem: The Untold Story of the Accused and Their Accusers in the Salem Witch Trials de Marilynne K. Roach
Speaking Freely: Whitney v. California and American Speech Law (Landmark Law Cases and American Society) de Philippa Strum
Storming the Court: How a Band of Law Students Fought the President--and Won de Brandt Goldstein
Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America's Continuing Debate over Science and Religion de Edward J. Larson
The Taming of Free Speech: America's Civil Liberties Compromise de Laura Weinrib
Transgender Employment Experiences: Gendered Perceptions and the Law de Kyla Bender-Baird
Trying Leviathan de D. Graham Burnett
Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution de Laurence Tribe
Undivided Rights: Women of Color Organizing for Reproductive Justice de Jael Silliman
Unequal Freedom: How Race and Gender Shaped American Citizenship and Labor de Evelyn Nakano Glenn
White by Law : The Legal Construction of Race de Ian Haney Lopez
Women of Color and the Reproductive Rights Movement de Jennifer Nelson
You Have the Right to Remain Innocent de James Duane