New Titles List for the Week of October 6, 2008

 

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

 

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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Consumer Law
  • Debtor and Creditor
  • French Law
  • Genetics and the Law
  • International Business Transactions

 

  • International Law
  • International Law and the Use of Force
  • International Organizations
  • International Tax
  • Juvenile Law
  • New Journal
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

 

 

Elizabeth S. Scott, Laurence Steinberg, Rethinking juvenile justice, Harvard University Press, 2008.

KF9779.S36 2008

 

In this book, scholars argue that juvenile justice should be grounded in the best available psychological science, which shows that adolescence is a distinctive state of cognitive and emotional development. The authors outline a new developmental model of juvenile justice that recognizes adolescents’ immaturity but also holds them accountable.

 

 

Radhika Withana, Power, politics, law: international law and state behaviour during international crises, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, c2008.                   

KZ1250.W58 2008

 

This volume addresses where international law fits into the making and implementation of foreign policy during an international crisis in which a State is considering and / or may actually use force.

 

 


New Titles List

Consumer Law

 

Jonathan Sheldon, Carolyn Carter, Chi Chi Wu, Collection actions: defending consumers and their assets, National Consumer Law Center, c2008.

 

KF1024.S54 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Debtor and Creditor

 

Robert J. Hobbs, et al., Fair debt collection, 6th ed., National Consumer Law Center, c2008.

 

KF1024.H63 2008

 

 

 

 

 

French Law

 

George A. Bermann, Pierre Kirch, French business law in transition, 2nd ed., Juris Pub., c2008.

 

KJV240.B87B47 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Genetics and the Law

 

Geertrui Van Overwalle, ed., Gene patents and public health, Bruylant, c2007.

 

K3611.G46.G466 2007

 

 

 

 

 

International Business Transactions

 

Jennifer Roeleveld, Business operations in South Africa, Tax Management Inc., c2008.

 

KF6289.A1T35

 

 

 

 

 

International Law

 

Radhika Withana, Power, politics, law: international law and state behaviour during international crises, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, c2008.

 

KZ1250.W58 2008

 

 

 

 

 

International Law and the Use of Force

 

Nils Andersson, et. al., eds., International justice and impunity: the case against the United States, Clarity Press, Inc., c2008.

 

KZ6369.J8413 2008

 

 

 

 

 

International Organizations

 

Simon Chesterman, Thomas M. Franck, David M. Malone, Law and practice of the United Nations: documents and commentary, Oxford University Press, c2008.

 

KZ4986.C54 2008

 

 

 

 

 

International Tax

 

Jessica L. Katz, Charles T. Plambeck, Diane M. Ring, U.S. income taxation of foreign corporations, Tax Management Inc., c2008.

 

KF6289.A1T35

 

 

 

 

 

Juvenile Law

 

Elizabeth S. Scott, Laurence Steinberg, Rethinking juvenile justice, Harvard University Press, 2008.

 

KF9779.S36 2008

 

 

 

 

 

New Journal

 

George Mason University School of Law, The journal of law, economics & policy, c2005.

 

K10.O8523

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hispanic National Bar Association journal of law and policy, Hispanic National Bar Association, c2008.

 

K8.N32

 


New Government Documents List

853 days: from Gaza disengagement to de facto power?: hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, March 12, 2008.

 

KF27.F64853 2008e

 

 

 

Connecting the money to the mission: the past, present, and future of U.S. assistance to the Palestinians.

 

KF27.F64853 2007x

 

 

 

Deconstructing reconstruction: problems, challenges, and the way forward in Iraq and Afghanistan.

 

KF26.H63 2007c

 

 

 

Diversity in the financial services sector: hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, February 7, 2008.

 

KF27.B54428 2008c

 

 

 

Ensuring diversity at the senior levels of the federal government and the U.S. Postal Service.

 

KF27.G65917 2007i

 

 

 

FEMA's toxic trailers: hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, July 19, 2007.

 

KF27.G6 2007t

 

 

 

Iran sanctions and regional security: hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, October 23, 2007.

 

KF27.F64853 2007u

 

 

 

Naturalization delays: causes, consequences, and solutions.

 

KF27.J8643 2008

 

 

 

Public housing redevelopment strategies: implications for Jordan Downs, its community, and residents.

 

KF27.B546 2008f

 

 

 

The benefits and challenges of producing liquid fuel from coal: the role for federal research.

 

KF27.S3935 2007s

 

 

 

The state of the bond insurance industry.

 

KF27.B515 2008d