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New Titles List for the Week of September 1, 2013

                                                                                                                          

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Michael A. Olivas and Amy Gajda. The law and higher education: cases and materials on colleges in court (supplement). Carolina Academic Press, 2013.

KF4225.O55 2006 Suppl.2013

 

The Law and Higher Education is a review of cases affecting the development of higher education law.  Professor Olivas has updated the 2006 third edition casebook with a brand new supplement featuring the most recent cases in education as well as updates to scholarly materials included in the casebook.

 

 

 

 

 

The borders of punishment: migration, citizenship, and social exclusion / Katja Franko Aas and Mary Bosworth, eds. Oxford University Press, 2013.

K3275.B67 2013

 

The Borders of Punishment is a study of the relationship between citizenship status and criminal law.  The authors have collected essays on criminology, border control, prison regulation, national security and human rights to illustrate the often conflicting legal theories that contribute to modern immigration law and its enforcement.


New Titles List

Civil Rights

Kevin Stainback and Donald Tomaskovic-Devey. Documenting desegregation: racial and gender segregation in private sector employment since the Civil Rights Act. Russell Sage Foundation, 2012.

KF3464.S69 2012

Contracts

Marvin A. Chirelstein. Concepts and case analysis in the law of contracts. Foundation Press, 2013.

KF801.C44 2013

Criminal Justice

E.J. Hobsbawm. Bandits. Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1969.

HV6441.H6 1969

Criminal Law

Christine Kunst. Victim and witness protection in international and internationalized criminal courts: the example of the ECCC. Wolf Legal Publishers, 2013.

KZ7312.K86 2013

Criminal Procedure

Randy Hertz and James S. Liebman. Federal habeas corpus practice and procedure. LexisNexis, 2011.

KF901.L54 2011

Death Penalty

Evan J. Mandery. A wild justice: the death and resurrection of capital punishment in America. W. W. Norton & Company, 2013.

KF9227.C2M39 2013

Environmental Law and Policy

Environmental technologies, intellectual property and climate change: accessing, obtaining and protecting / Abbe E.L. Brown, ed. Edward Elgar, 2013.

K1401.E58 2013

Genetics and the Law

The gene code [videorecording] / writers, Adam Rutherford et al.; producer/director Tim Usborne. Films Media Group, 2011.

QH430.G46 2011

Immigration Law

Immigration law and the family: a practical guide to family sponsored immigration / Charles Wheeler, ed.  American Immigration Lawyers Association, 2013.

KF4819.W55 2013

Law and Economics

Steven A. Ramirez. Lawless capitalism: the subprime crisis and the case for an economic rule of law. New York University Press, 2013.

HB3717 2008.R36 2013

National Security

Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar. Governing security: the hidden origins of American security agencies. Stanford University Press, 2013.

KF4850.C84 2013

Pensions

Andrew L. Gaines and Andrew L. Oringer. ERISA: the evolving world. Practising Law Institute, 2012.

KF3512.A75E78

Reproductive Rights

Erin Nelson. Law, policy and reproductive autonomy. Hart Publishing, 2013.

K3601.N45 2013

State and Local Government Law

The wire. The complete series. [videorecording]. Producers, Nina Kostroff Noble et al.; directors, Clark Johnson et al.; writers, David Simon et al. Home Box Office, 2010.

PN1992.77.T37W57 2010

Statistics

Grady Klein and Alan Dabney. The cartoon introduction to statistics. Hill and Wang, 2013.

QA276.K544 2013

Supreme Court

Nancy Maveety. Queen's court: judicial power in the Rehnquist era. University Press of Kansas, 2008.

KF8742.M287 2008

Torts

20th annual advanced medical torts / Joel J. Steed, course director. State Bar of Texas, 2013.

KFT1526.3.A75A38 2013

Trade Secrets

Sharon K. Sandeen and Elizabeth A. Rowe. Trade secret law in a nutshell. West, 2013.

KF3197.S26 2013

Trial Advocacy

Anatomy of fiduciary litigation /  Linda Y. Chew, course director. State Bar of Texas, 2012.

KFT1337.A75F53 2012

Women and the Law

Gender and judging / Ulrike Schultz and Gisela Shaw, eds. Hart Publishing, 2013.

K2146.G46 2013

 


New Government Documents List

 

The tri-party repo market: remaining challenges. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... August 2, 2012.

KF26B3956 2012

The Responsible Homeowner Refinancing Act of 2012. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... May 24, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012k

The National Flood Insurance Program: the need for long-term reauthorization and reform. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Economic Policy of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... May 9, 2012.

KF26.B394245 2012

Implementing Wall Street reform: enhancing bank supervision and reducing systemic risk. Hearing before the Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... June 6, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012m

How E-Verify works and how it benefits American employers and workers. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, February 27, 2013.

KF27.J863 2013

The Choice Neighborhoods initiative: a new community development model. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... March 27, 2012.

KF26.B39452 2012c

Agricultural labor: from H-2A to a workable agricultural guestworker program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, February 26, 2013.

KF27.J863 2013a

Addressing the housing crisis in Indian country: leveraging resources and coordinating efforts. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, on examining the lack of safe, affordable, high-quality housing opportunities in Indian country and exploring Indian housing infrastructure, and community development to ensure high-quality housing opportunities are easily accessible to tribes and their housing organizations, March 8, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012n

The future of NASA: perspectives on strategic vision for America's space program. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Wednesday, December 12, 2012.

KF27.S39 2012s

Nominations of Jerome H. Powell, Jeremy C. Stein, Jeremiah O. Norton, Richard B. Berner, and Christy Romero. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, on nominations of Jerome H. Powell, of Maryland, to be a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System  Jeremy C. Stein, of Massachusetts, to be a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System  Jeremiah O. Norton, of Virginia, to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation  Richard B. Berner, of Massachusetts, to be director, Office of Financial Research, Department of the Treasury  Christy Romero, of Virginia, to be Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program, March 20, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012p

Holding the CFPB accountable: review of semi-annual report to Congress. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... September 13, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012r

Examining the IPO process: is it working for ordinary investors? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... June 20, 2012.

KF26.B3956 2012a

Broadband loans and grants. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, May 16, 2012.

KF27.E5522 2012a

Do-not-track legislation: is now the right time? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, December 2, 2010.

KF27.E5515 2010k

Hezbollah's strategic shift: a global terrorist threat. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, March 20, 2013.

KF27.F6489 2013

Tapping America's energy potential through research and development. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Friday, November 30, 2012.

KF27.S3935 2012c

Oversight of the Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) Program. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 6, 2007.

KF26.C69 2007ar

Medicare premium support proposals. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 27, 2012.

KF27.W3444 2012a

Internet gaming: regulating in an online world. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, November 18, 2011.

KF27.E5514 2011n

Committee funding for the 113th Congress (day 1). Hearing before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, held in Washington, DC, March 5, 2013.

KF27.H6 2013b

Plastic additives in consumer products. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs, Insurance, and Automotive Safety of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, May 14, 2008.

KF26.C69315 2008a

The future of homeland security: evolving and emerging threats and the evolution of the Homeland Security Department's roles and missions. Hearings before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 11, 2012.

KF26.H63 2012h

To observe and protect: how NOAA procures data for weather forecasting. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Wednesday, March 28, 2012.

KF27.S3935 2012d

Federally funded research: examining public access and scholarly publication interests. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Thursday, March 29, 2012.

KF27.S3975 2012e

The costs and consequences of Dodd-Frank Section 1502: impacts on America and the Congo. Hearing before the Subcommittee on International Monetary Policy and Trade of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, May 10, 2012.

KF27.B5368 2012a

Drug Enforcement Administration. Hearing before the  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, June 20, 2012.

KF27.J8588 2012i

H.R. _____, Assistance, Quality, and Affordability Act of 2010. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, May 13, 2010.

KF27.E5525 2010i

The President's fiscal year 2013 budget proposals for the Coast Guard and NOAA. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, March 7, 2012.

KF26.C69664 2012a

Tax reform options: incentives for capital investment and manufacturing. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, March 6, 2012.

KF26.F5 2012b

The BP oil spill: human exposure and environmental fate. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, June 10, 2010.

KF27.E5525 2010k

Communications, broadband, and competitiveness: how does the U.S. measure up? Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, April 24, 2007.

KF26.C69 2007zc

H.R. 4501, Guarantee of a Legitimate Deal Act, and H.R. 2480, Truth in Fur Labeling Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, May 13, 2010.

KF27.E5515 2010i