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New Titles List for the Week of August 21, 2016

                                                                                                                          

These titles were recently acquired by the O'Quinn Law Library.

 

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Featured Resource List

 

 

O'Connor's Property Code plus.  2016-2017 edition. Rosemary B. Jackson, Steven E. Kennedy, Richard McElvaney, and Jeffrey J. Tompkins. Jones McClure, 2016.

KFT1310.A29P76 2016

 

This book, co-written by Professor McElvaney, contains the entire text of the Texas Property Code with annotations, as well as derivation and disposition tables, related Texas statutes, the Texas Title Examination Standards, the Federal Fair Housing Act, and more. 

 

 

 

 

 

Mark Douglas McGarvie. Law and religion in American history: public values and private conscience. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

KF4783.M25 2016

 

McGarvie examines issues of church and state in the context of American intellectual history and constitutional theory, arguing that the nationís founders aimed to place religion in a private sphere beyond the scope of government.

 

 


New Titles List

Animal Law

Susan Hunter and Richard A. Brisbin Jr. Pet politics: the political and legal lives of cats, dogs, and horses in Canada and the United States. Purdue University Press, 2016.

K564.A55H86 2016

Commercial Law

Commercial lending law: a jurisdiction-by-jurisdiction guide to U.S. and Canadian law. Second edition. Brian Hulse, Jeremy S. Friedberg, and James H. Prior, eds. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF1035.C659 2016

Criminal Procedure

Principles of criminal procedure. Fifth edition. Russell L. Weaver, John M. Burkoff, Catherine Hancock, Janet C. Hoeffel, Stephen Singer, and Steven I. Friedland. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF9619.L342 2016

Energy Law and Policy

Delivering energy law and policy in the EU and the US: a reader. Raphael J. Heffron and Gavin F.M. Little, eds.

KJE6698.D45 2016

Jurisprudence

Law's mistakes. Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Umphrey, eds. University of Massachusetts Press, 2016.

KF9756.L39 2016

Maritime Law

EU maritime transport law. Henning Jessen and Michael Jurgen Werner, eds. Claeys and Casteels, 2016.

K1150.E98 2016

National Security

Anthony Gregory. American surveillance: intelligence, privacy, and the Fourth Amendment. The University of Wisconsin Press, 2016.

KF4850.G74 2016

Women and the Law

Richard Chused and Wendy Williams. Gendered law in American history. Carolina Academic Press, 2016.

KF478.C495 2016

Nancy Levit and Robert R.M. Verchick. Feminist legal theory: a primer. Second edition. New York University Press, 2016. 

KF478.L48 2016


New Government Documents List

 

An update on the Space Launch System and Orion: monitoring the development of the nation's deep space exploration capabilities. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, December 10, 2014.

KF27.S3995 2014d

Charting a path forward for the Chemical Facilities Anti-terrorism Standards program. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 14, 2014.

KF26.H63 2014zc

Continuing concerns with the Federal Select Agent Program: Department of Defense shipments of live anthrax. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 28, 2015.

KF26.E5546 2015g

Countering extremism and the threat of ISIS in Southeast Asia. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 13, 2016.

KF27.F638 2016d

Dead end, no turn around, danger ahead: challenges to the future of highway funding. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 18, 2015.

KF26.F5 2015q

Developing a skilled workforce for a competitive economy: reauthorizing the Workforce Investment Act. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 20, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013m

Examining the strategy for achieving the goals of the new voluntary Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement. Field hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 8, 2014.

KF26.E682 2014d

Examining the threats posed by climate change. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 29, 2014.

KF26.E623 2014b

Frank R. Wolf International Religious Freedom Act Of 2015; Strategy to Oppose Predatory Organ Trafficking Act; United States-Caribbean Strategic Engagement Act of 2016; reaffirming the Taiwan Relations Act and the six assurances as the cornerstone of United States-Taiwan relations; and to provide for the authority for the successors and assigns of the Starr-Camargo bridge company to maintain and operate a toll bridge across the Rio Grande near Rio Grande City, Texas, and for other purposes. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives,  One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, on H.R. 1150, H.R. 3694, H.R. 4939, H.Con. Res. 88 and S. 2143, April 20, 2016.

KF27.F6 2016g

Hearing on the nominations of Jeffery M. Baran and Stephen G. Burns to be members of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 9, 2014.

KF26.E6 2014o

Legislative hearing on S. 1733, Clean Energy Jobs and American Power Act. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, October 27, 2009.

KF26.E6 2009za

Legislative hearing to examine S. 2911, Super Pollutants Act of 2014. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, December 2, 2014.

KF26.E6 2014n

No place to grow up: how to safely reduce reliance on foster care group homes. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, May 19, 2015.

KF26.F5 2015p

Oversight of the SEC's Division of Enforcement. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 19, 2015.

KF27.B514 2015

Pending nominations to the National Labor Relations Board. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on examining the nominations of Mark Gaston Pearce, of New York, to be chairman, who was introduced by Senator Schumer, and Richard F. Griffin, Jr., of the District of Columbia, who was introduced by Senator Warren, Sharon Block, of the District of Columbia, who was introduced by Senator Murphy, Harry I. Johnson, III, of Virginia, who was introduced by former Senator Byron Dorgan, and Philip Andrew Miscimarra, of Illinois, who was introduced by Senator Alexander, all to be a member, all of the National Labor Relations Board, May 16, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013o

Promoting and improving children's health protections. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Children's Health of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, September 29, 2009.

KF26.E62 2009

The ADA and entertainment technologies: improving accessibility from the movie screen to your mobile device. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on examining the Americans with Disabilities Act and entertainment technologies, focusing on improving accessibility from the movie screen to your mobile device, including S. 555, to amend the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 to require captioning and video description at certain movie theaters, and S. 556, to amend Title 49, United States Code, to improve the accessibility of entertainment programming provided by air carriers on passenger flights, May 14, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013n

The real victims of a reckless and lawless immigration policy: families and survivors speak out on the real cost of this administration's policies. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 19, 2016.

KF27.J863 2016a

The Unfunded Mandates Reform Act: opportunities for improvement to support state and local governments. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 24, 2016.

KF26.H6365 2016

U.S. - India relations: democratic partners of economic opportunity. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 15, 2016.

KF27.F638 2016e