New Titles List for the Week of June 9, 2008

 

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

 

Previous editions of the New Books List may be found in the archive.

 

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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Administrative Law
  • American Legal System
  • Civil Rights
  • Constitutional Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Environmental Law and Policy
  • Evidence
  • Immigration Law
  • International Law
  • International Trade
  • Internet Law
  • Law and International Economic Relations
  • Legal Negotiations
  • Legal Reference Work
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Property
  • Trial Advocacy
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

 

 

 

Mark A. Hall, Mary Ann Bobinski, David Orentlicher

Medical Liability and Treatment Relationships, 2nd ed.

Aspen Publishers, c2008

KF3821.H354 2008

 

Medical Liability and Treatment Relationships, Second Edition, is co-authored by former Law Center faculty member Mary Ann Bobinski.  This book integrates public policy and legal doctrine and includes: coverage of professional licensure and regulating access to drugs, liability implications of consumer-driven health care, and the latest information about the medical malpractice crisis.

 

Jacob van Kokswijk

Digital Ego: Social and Legal Aspects of Virtual Identity, 2nd rev. ed.

Eburon, 2007

K3264.C65K65 2007

 

The possibilities of virtual identities, popularized by digital worlds such as Second Life, are facing growing attention.  The author argues that a virtual identity is not simply just a temporary creation. This book addresses a broad range of social and legal consequences of virtual identities, including the difference between virtual and real identities and the position of virtual environments in real-world legal systems.

 


New Titles List

Administrative Law

 

Keith Werhan Principles of administrative law, Thomson/West, c2008

 

KF5402.W47 2008

 

 

 

 

 

American Legal System

 

Michael Grossberg, Christopher Tomlins (eds.) The Cambridge history of law in America, Cambridge University Press, 2007

 

KF352.C36 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Civil Rights

 

Claudia Tofan (ed.) Human rights and biomedicine : basic documents, International Courts Association, 2007

 

K3601.H86 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Constitutional Law

 

Richard Fossey, Todd A. DeMitchell, Suzanne Eckes Sexual orientation, public schools, and the law, Education Law Association, c2007

 

KF4754.5.F67 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Criminal Law

 

Julian V. Roberts Punishing persistent offenders : exploring community and offender perspectives, Oxford University Press, 2008

 

K5001.R63 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Environmental Law and Policy

 

Anthony Scott The evolution of resource property rights, Oxford University Press, c2008

 

K3478.S36 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Evidence

 

Jim Fisher Forensics under fire : are bad science and dueling experts corrupting criminal justice?, Rutgers University Press, c2008

 

HV8073.F522 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Immigration Law

 

Catherine Dauvergne Making people illegal : what globalization means for migration and law, Cambridge University Press, 2008

 

K3274.D38 2008

 

 

 

 

 

International Law

 

Kenneth B. Moss Undeclared war and the future of U.S. foreign policy, Johns Hopkins University Press, c2008

 

KF5060.M67 2008

 

 

 

 

 

International Trade

 

Walter Goode Dictionary of trade policy terms, 5th ed., Cambridge University Press, 2007

 

HF1373.G66 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Internet Law

 

Jacob van Kokswijk Digital ego : social and legal aspects of virtual identity, 2nd rev. ed., Eburon, 2007

 

K3264.C65K65 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Law and International Economic Relations

 

Andreas F. Lowenfeld International economic law, 2nd ed., Oxford University Press, 2008

 

K3941.L69 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Negotiations

 

Gerald R. Williams, Charles B. Craver Legal negotiating, Thomson/West, c2007

 

KF9084.W5435 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Reference Work

 

William V. Dorsaneo, III, Elizabeth G. Thornburg Questions & answers : civil procedure, 2nd ed., LexisNexis, c2007

 

KF8841.D65 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Medical Malpractice

 

Mark A. Hall, Mary Ann Bobinski, David Orentlicher Medical liability and treatment relationships, 2nd ed., Aspen Publishers, c2008

 

KF3821.H354 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Property

 

Peter Garnsey Thinking about property : from antiquity to the age of revolution, Cambridge University Press, 2007

 

K721.5.G37 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Trial Advocacy

 

James A. Gardner Legal argument : the structure and language of effective advocacy, LexisNexis Matthew Bender, 2007

 

KF8915.G28 2007

 


New Government Documents List

Building a stronger diplomatic presence : hearing before the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, August 1, 2007.

 

KF26.H636 2007p

 

 

 

Confirmation hearing on the nominations of Michael Brunson Wallace to be U.S. circuit judge for the Fifth Circuit and Vanessa Lynne Bryant to be U.S. district judge for the District of Connecticut : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, September 26, 2006.

 

KF26.J8 2006zo

 

 

 

Reauthorization of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act : hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session.

 

KF27.B546 2007v