New Titles List for the Week of September 8, 2013

                                                                                                                          

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Climate change geoengineering: philosophical perspectives, legal issues, and governance frameworks / Wil C.G. Burns and Andrew L. Strauss, eds. Cambridge University Press, 2013.

K3585.5.C56 2013

 

Climate Change Geoengineering is a collection of essays discussing the legal, policy and moral implications of large-scale climate modification projects to counter or offset increases in atmospheric greenhouse gasses.  These essays include Remaking the World to Save It by Professor Tracy Hester.

 

 

 

 

 

David Scheffer. All the missing souls: a personal history of the war crimes tribunals. Princeton University Press, 2012.

KF373.S338A3 2012

 

All the Missing Souls is a history of the development of the modern international criminal tribunal system.  The author describes the creation of criminal tribunals in the former Yugoslavia, Sierra Leone, Cambodia and other locations, as well as the institution of the permanent International Criminal Court.


New Titles List

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Jacqueline M. Nolan-Haley. Alternative dispute resolution in a nutshell. West, 2013.

KF9084.Z9N65 2013

Civil Procedure

Zhang Zherui et al. Meiguo fa hu you tan: wo zai Meiguo dang shi. Zhongguo you yi chu ban gong si, 2004.

KF8839.M45 2004

Civil Rights

Preventive detention: asking the fundamental questions / Patrick Keyzer, ed. Intersentia, 2013.

K579.P74P74 2013

Constitutional Law

Mariah Zeisberg. War powers: the politics of constitutional authority. Princeton University Press, 2013.

KF5060.Z45 2013

International Criminal Law

Yoram Dinstein. The defence of 'obedience to superior orders' in international law. Oxford University Press, 2012.

KZ7139.D56 2012

Iryna Marchuk. The fundamental concept of crime in international criminal law: a comparative law analysis. Springer, 2014.

KZ7000.M37 2014

Internet Law

Arnold Roosendaal. Digital personae and profiles in law: protecting individuals' rights in online contexts. Wolf Legal Publishers, 2013.

K3264.C65R66 2013

Law and Technology

Carolyn Guertin. Digital prohibition: piracy and authorship in new media art. Continuum International Pub. Group, 2012.

KF3080.G84 2012

Legal Analysis, Research and Communication

Mary Garvey Algero. Louisiana legal research. Carolina Academic Press, 2013.

KFL75.A44 2013

Bryan A. Garner et al. The redbook: a manual on legal style. West, 2013.

KF250.G375 2013

Debora A. Person and Tawnya Plumb. Wyoming legal research. Carolina Academic Press, 2013.

KFW4275.P47 2013

Pretrial Litigation

Thomas A. Mauet. Pretrial. Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2012.

KF8900.M386 2012

Supreme Courts

Kevin J. McMahon. Nixon's Court: his challenge to judicial liberalism and its political consequences. The University of Chicago Press, 2011.

KF8742.M36 2011

Trial Advocacy

Thomas A. Mauet. Trial techniques and trials. Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2013.

KF8915.M38 2013

 


New Government Documents List

 

Saving our neighborhoods from foreclosures. Field 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 ... February 10, 2012.

KF26.B39452 2012d

The state of the American child: the impact of federal policies on children. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Children and Families of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session ... July 29, 2010.

KF26.L2733 2010b

Policy implications of pharmaceutical importation for U.S. consumers. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Interstate Commerce, Trade, and Tourism of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 7, 2007.

KF26.C6934 2007e

Oversight of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 25, 2012.

KF27.B514 2012i

NSF major research equipment and facilities management: ensuring fiscal responsibility and accountability. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Science Education, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Thursday, March 8, 2012.

KF27.S3984 2012e

The environment and human health: HHS' role. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, April 22, 2010.

KF27.E553 2010j

Nominations of Maurice A. Jones, Carol J. Galante, and Thomas M. Hoenig. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, on nominations of Maurice A. Jones, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development  Carol J. Galante, of Virginia, to be Assistant Secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development  Thomas M. Hoenig, of Missouri, to be vice chairman and member of the Board of the Directors, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Thursday, November 17, 2011.

KF26.B39 2011za

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and the future of 9-1-1 services. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, April 10, 2007.

KF26.C69 2007za

PBGC: is stronger management and oversight needed? Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, on examining the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, focusing on management and oversight, December 1, 2010.

KF26.L27 2010y

Nomination of Michael P. Huerta to be administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, June 21, 2012.

KF26.C69 2012i

Clean energy race: the United States and China. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... June 14, 2012.

KF26.E55 2012h

Federal Reserve's first monetary policy report for 2012. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, on oversight on the monetary policy report to Congress pursuant to the Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1978, March 1, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012j

Investing in an effective federal workforce. 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 Twelfth Congress, second session, September 19, 2012.

KF26.H636 2012i

Ensuring the best stewardship of American taxpayer dollars at the National Science Foundation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Science Education, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Wednesday, May 9, 2012.

KF27.S3984 2012f