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New Titles List for the Week of March 28, 2010

                                                                                                                          

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

 

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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Animal Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Canadian Law
  • Continuing Legal Education
  • Criminal Law
  • Environmental Law and Policy
  • Family Law
  • Genetics and the Law
  • Health Care Access, Regulation, and Enterprise
  • International Law
  • International Relations
  • International Trade
  • Jury Practice
  • Law and Economics
  • Remedies
  • Women and the Law
  • Government Documents

 


Featured Resource List

 

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Craig Forrest. International law and the protection of cultural heritage. Routledge, 2010.

K3791.F67 2010

 

This book discusses the five international conventions that have been adopted in the last fifty years by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization in an attempt to protect cultural heritage.  It provides an overview of the conventional principles and rules as well as a critical evaluation of the extent to which these international law principles and rules provide an effective and coherent international law framework for the protection of cultural heritage.

 

 

 

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Rebecca J. Cook, Simone Cusack. Gender stereotyping : transnational legal perspectives. University of Pennsylvania Press, c2010.

K3243.C68 2010

 

This book offers perspectives about how to eliminate gender stereotypes through the transnational legal process in an effort to eradicate discrimination in all of its forms and ensure substantive equality for women.  It explains essential strategies for ending gender stereotyping including naming operative gender stereotypes, identifying how they violate the human rights of women, and articulating states’ obligations to eliminate and remedy these violations. 

 


New Titles List

 

Animal Law

Vaughan Monamy. Animal experimentation : a guide to the issues. 2nd ed. Cambridge University Press, 2009.

HV4915.M65 2009

Bankruptcy

Brian A. Blum. Bankruptcy and debtor/creditor. 5th ed. Aspen, 2010.

KF1524.3.B58 2010

Canadian Law

Dwight G. Newman. The duty to consult : new relationships with Aboriginal peoples. Purich Pub., c2009.

KE7709.N49 2009

Continuing Legal Education

Business torts institute / edited by Daniel W. Bishop, II. State Bar of Texas, c2009.

 

KFT1398.C5B87 2009

 

 

 

Trial of a fiduciary litigation case / edited by Ann C. McClure. State Bar of Texas, c2009.

 

KFT1337.A75T75 2009

 

 

 

Criminal Law

Richard G. Singer, John Q. La Fond. Criminal law. 5th ed. Aspen, c2010.

KF9219.85.S58 2010

Environmental Law and Policy

Good cop/bad cop : environmental NGOs and their strategies toward business / edited by Thomas P. Lyon. Resources for the Future, 2010.

JZ4841.G677 2010

Family Law

Robert E. Oliphant, Nancy Ver Steegh. Family law. 3rd ed. Aspen Publishers, c2010.

KF505.Z9O43 2010

Genetics and the Law

Dena S. Davis. Genetic dilemmas : reproductive technology, parental choices, and children's futures. 2nd ed. Oxford University Press, 2010.

RG133.5.D38 2010

Health Care Access, Regulation, and Enterprise

T.R. Reid. The healing of America : a global quest for better, cheaper, and fairer health care. Penguin Press, 2009.

RA395.A3R435 2009

International Law

Craig Forrest. International law and the protection of cultural heritage. Routledge, 2010.

K3791.F67 2010

International Relations

Michael Byers. Who owns the Arctic? : understanding sovereignty disputes in the north. 1st U.S. ed. Douglas & McIntyre, 2010.

KZA1545.B94 2010

International Trade

The law, economics and politics of retaliation in WTO dispute settlement / edited by Chad P. Bown, Joost Pauwelyn. Cambridge University Press, 2010.

K4610.L39 2010

Jury Practice

The science of courtroom litigation : jury research and analytical graphics / edited by Samuel H. Solomon, Joanna Gallant, John P. Esser. ALM Pub., 2008.

KF8972.S35 2008

Law and Economics

Shailaja Fennell. Rules, rubrics and riches : the interrelations between legal reform and international development. Routledge, 2010.

K3820.F46 2010

Remedies

Richard L. Hasen. Remedies. 2nd ed. Aspen Publishers, 2010.

KF9010.H37 2010

Women and the Law

Rebecca J. Cook, Simone Cusack. Gender stereotyping : transnational legal perspectives. University of Pennsylvania Press, c2010.

K3243.C68 2010

 


New Government Documents List

 

Responding to Pakistan's IDP crisis : hearing before the Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South and Central Asian Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 29, 2009.

KF26.F6619 2009n

Library of Congress IT strategic planning : hearing before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, held in Washington, DC, April 29, 2009.

KF27.H6 2009g

Ending abuses and improving working conditions for tomato workers : hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, on examining ending abuses and improving working conditions for tomato workers, April 15, 2008.

KF26.L27 2008i

The Postal Service : planning for the 21st century : hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, Postal Service, and the District of Columbia of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, July 26, 2007.

KF27.O9425 2007o

Growing trade, growing vigilance : import health and safety today and tomorrow : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, October 18, 2007.

KF26.F5 2007zu

Federal Bureau of Investigation : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, May 20, 2009.

KF27.J8 2009i

Government pension offset (GPO) and windfall elimination provision (WEP) : policies affecting pensions from work not covered by Social Security : hearing before the Subcommittee on Social Security, Pensions, and Family Policy of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, November 6, 2007.

KF26.F5683 2007v

Hearing to examine the prosecution of Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, July 17, 2007.

KF26.J8 2007zy

Lessons from the New Deal : hearing before the Subcommittee on Economic Policy of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on what lessons can Congress learn from the New Deal that can help drive our economy today, March 31, 2009.

KF26.B394245 2009f

Music and radio in the 21st century : assuring fair rates and rules across platforms : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, July 29, 2008.

KF26.J8 2008zj

Pushing the efficiency envelope : R&D for high-performance buildings, industries, and consumers : hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment, Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, April 28, 2009.

KF27.S3935 2009g

Preventing unfair trading by government officials : hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 13, 2009.

KF27.B54428 2009n

A 21st century transportation system : reducing gridlock, tackling climate change, and growing Connecticut's economy : field hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on examining the reform of the federal government's approach to transportation policy and bringing new federal transportation resources to the state of Connecticut, April 16, 2009.

KF26.B39 2009k

New challenges for international peacekeeping operations : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 29, 2009.

KF27.F6 2009r

The reset button has been pushed : kicking off a new era in U.S.-Russian relations : hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 28, 2009.

KF27.F6 2009s

Are we ready? : a status report on emergency preparedness for the 2009 hurricane season : hearing before the Ad Hoc Subcommittee on Disaster Recovery of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, June 4, 2009.

KF26.H6316 2009k

Violent Islamist extremism, 2007 : hearings before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, 2009.

KF26.H63 2007zn

Outlook for Iraq and U.S. policy : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, September 10, 2009.

KF27.F6 2009t

Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first [i.e. second] session, March 5, 2008.

KF26.J8 2008zk

From L'Aquila to Copenhagen : climate change and vulnerable societies : hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 23, 2009.

KF27.F638 2009n

Assessing U.S. drug policy in the Americas : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, October 15, 2009.

KF27.F6492 2009t

Western Hemisphere Drug Policy Commission Act of 2009 : markup before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on H.R. 2134, October 15, 2009.

KF27.F6492 2009u

Ushering in change : a new era for U.S. regional policy in the Pacific : hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 29, 2009.

KF27.F638 2009o

Oversight of the U.S. Department of Justice : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, January 30, 2008.

KF26.J8 2008zm