New Titles List for the Week of September 8, 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
  • Antitrust
  • Children’s Rights
  • Civil Rights
  • Comparative Law
  • Continuing Legal Education
  • Contracts
  • Copyright
  • Criminal Law
  • Environmental Law and Policy
  • Equity
  • Evidence
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Jurisprudence
  • Law and Religion
  • Law and Technology
  • Legal Profession
  • Legal Research
  • Legal writing
  • Oil and Gas
  • Personal and Professional Ethics
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Wildlife Law
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

 

Leslie Griffin Law and religion: cases and materials, 2008 Supplement, Foundation Press, 2008.

KF4865.A7G75 2007  Suppl. 2008

 

While Law Center Professor Leslie Griffin’s 2007 casebook has garnished critical accolades, this 2008 supplement was hailed by her peers as the high art of the casebook supplement.  It ties together new cases, news developments, and scholarship, with thought-provoking questions on these new materials along the way.  Even the Acknowledgements is filled with instruction to useful online resources for researching the subject of law and religion.

 

 

Michael J. Bradshaw, ed.

Natural gas in Asia: the challenges of growth in China, India, Japan and Korea, 2nd ed. Oxford University Press for the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies, 2008. 

HD9581.A782N38 2008

 

This book completely updates a 2002 study on the future of natural gas in the major energy markets of Asia. The authors discuss the major current and potential gas markets in China, India, Japan and Korea, as well as the potential supply of pipeline and liquid natural gas to Asia from Russia, Central Asia, South East Asia, Australia and Middle Eastern countries. It also looks at the substantial gas markets emerging in China and India which are at the early stage of introducing large scale natural gas use in cities. Domestic and international economic opportunities, political obstacles and other challenges are addressed.

 

 


New Titles List

Administrative Law

 

Peter L. Lindseth, Alfred C. Aman, Jr. and Alan Charles Raul Administrative law of the European Union, ABA Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice, c2008.

 

KJE5602.L56 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Antitrust

 

Wayne Dale Collins, ed. Issues in competition law and policy, ABA Section of Antitrust Law, 2008.

 

KF1649.I87 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Children’s Rights

 

Mimi Laver and Andrea Khoury Opening doors for LGBTQ youth in foster care: a guide for lawyers and judges, ABA Center on Children and the Law, 2008.

 

KF3736.5.L38 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Civil Rights

 

Kyndra Miller Rotunda Honor bound: inside the Guantanamo trials, Carolina Academic Press, c2008.

 

KF9625.R68 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Comparative Law

 

Mary Ann Glendon, Paolo G. Carozza, Colin B. Picker Comparative legal traditions in a nutshell, 3rd ed., Thomson West, c2008.

 

K560.G43 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Continuing Legal Education

 

The 18th annual National Institute on Health Care Fraud, American Bar Association, Center for Continuing Legal Education, c2008.

 

KF3608.A4N37 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The 2nd annual National Institute on Cyberlaw, Expanding the Horizons, American Bar Association, Center for Continuing Legal Education, c2008.

 

KF390.5.C6N37 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Contracts

 

Kenneth A. Adams A manual of style for contract drafting, 2nd ed., American Bar Association, 2008.

 

KF807.A33 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Copyright

 

Steven A. Armatas Distance learning and copyright: a guide to legal issues, American Bar Association, 2008.

 

KF3030.1.A947 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Criminal Law

 

Ellen S. Podgor,  Peter J. Henning, Neil P. Cohen Mastering criminal law, Carolina Academic Press, c2008.

 

KF9219.P63 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Environmental Law and Policy

 

Carole Stern Switzer, Peter Gray CERCLA: Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (Superfund), 2nd ed., American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources, c2008.

 

KF1299.H39S953 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Equity

 

Alastair Hudson Understanding equity & trusts, 3rd ed., Routledge-Cavendish, 2008.

 

KD674.Z9H833 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Evidence

 

Paul R. Rice Electronic evidence: law and practice, 2nd ed., American Bar Association, Section of Litigation, 2008.

 

KF8940.E5R53 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George L. Paul Foundations of digital evidence, American Bar Association, 2008.

 

KF9650.P385 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Intellectual Property Law

 

Jim Bullock The IP licensing lawyer's job: a survival guide, ABA General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Division, 2008.

 

KF2980.B78 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Jurisprudence

 

John Heinz, ed. Analyzing law's reach: empirical research on law and society, American Bar Association, c2007.

 

KF389.A45 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Law and Religion

 

Leslie Griffin Law and religion: cases and materials, 2008 Supplement, Foundation Press, 2008.

 

KF4865.A7G75 2007  Suppl. 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jeffrey A. Brauch A higher law: readings on the influence of Christian thought in Anglo-American law, 2nd ed., William S. Hein & Co., Inc., 2008.

 

KF380.B62 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Law and Technology

 

Michael V. Frank Choosing safety: a guide to using probabilistic risk assessment and decision analysis in complex, high-consequence systems, Resources for the Future, c2008.

 

T174.5.F73 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Profession

 

James C. Freund Smell test, American Bar Association, 2008.

 

KF300.F74 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Research

 

Theodore A. Potter, ed. Legal research in Wisconsin, 2nd ed., William S. Hein & Co., 2008.

 

KFW2475.L44 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Legal writing

 

William Drennan Lay words for lawyers, ABA General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Division, c2008.

 

K50.D74 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wayne Schiess Preparing legal documents nonlawyers can read and understand, American Bar Association, c2008.

 

KF250.S349 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Oil and Gas

 

Michael J. Bradshaw, ed. Natural gas in Asia: the challenges of growth in China, India, Japan and Korea, 2nd ed., Oxford University Press for the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies, 2008.

 

HD9581.A782N38 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Personal and Professional Ethics

 

Center for Professional Responsibility Model code of judicial conduct, American Bar Association, c2008.

 

KF8779.A936 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Professional Responsibility

 

Vincent S. Walkowiak, ed. The attorney-client privilege in civil litigation: protecting and defending confidentiality, 4th ed., Tort & Insurance Practice, American Bar Association, c2008.

 

KF8959.A7A935 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Wildlife Law

 

Raj Panjwani Wildlife law: a global perspective, American Bar Association, Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section c2008.

 

K3525.W53 2008

 


New Government Documents List

American Community Survey: field representative's manual.

 

HB849.49.U73 2008

 

 

 

Legacy of the trans-Atlantic slave trade: hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, December 18, 2007.

 

KF27.J8567 2007x