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New Titles List for the Week of March 1, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Albert R. Jonsen, Mark Siegler, William J. Winslade. Clinical ethics: a practical approach to ethical decisions in clinical medicine. Seventh edition. McGraw-Hill Medical, 2010.

R724.J66 2010

 

This book, cowritten by Professor Winslade, uses the “four topics” approach to clinical ethics, analyzing cases in terms of medical indications, patient preferences, quality of life, and contextual features. Specific examples illustrate how this method applies to real-world medical practice.

 

 

 

 

 

Emily Reid. Balancing human rights, environmental protection and international trade: lessons from the EU experience. Hart Publishing, 2015.

KJE6569.R45 2015

 

This book examines how international regimes for the liberalization of trade (specifically the European Union and the World Trade Organization) interact with commitments to non-economic interests such as human rights and protecting the environment.


New Titles List

Consumer Law

Regional economic integration and consumer protection. Thierry Bourgoignie, conference director. Éditions Yvon Blais, 2009.

K3842.A6I58 2009

Consumer credit, debt and bankruptcy: comparative and international perspectives. Johanna Niemi, Iain Ramsay, and William C. Whitford, eds. Hart Publishing, 2009.

K1096.A6C66 2009

Energy Law and Policy

Timothy Mitchell. Carbon democracy: political power in the age of oil. Verso, 2013.

HD9560.6.M58 2013

States and markets in hydrocarbon sectors. Andrei V. Belyi and Kim Talus, eds. Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.

HD9560.5.S735 2015

Immigration Law

Immigration options for academics & researchers. Second edition. Dan H. Berger and Rita Sostrin, eds. American Immigration Lawyers Association, 2011.

KF4829.I443 2011

International Criminal Law

Raphael Kamuli. Modern international criminal justice: the jurisprudence of the International Criminal Court. Intersentia, 2014.

KZ7312.K36 2014

Law and Social Science

The new institutionalism in sociology. Mary C. Brinton and Victor Nee, eds. Stanford University Press, 2001.

HM581.N48 2001

Payment Systems

Stephen C. Veltri. The ABCs of the UCC. Article 3: negotiable instruments. Article 4: bank deposits and collections and other modern payment systems. Third edition. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF957.V45 2014

Products Liability

C.J. Miller and R.S. Goldberg. Product liability. Second edition. Oxford University Press, 2004.

KD1987.M54 2004


New Government Documents List

 

Animal drug user fee agreements: advancing animal health for the public. Hearing before the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session ... February 27, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013c

Building a network for manufacturing innovation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, December 12, 2013.

KF27.S3985 2013e

Challenges and opportunities in the 5 GHz spectrum band. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 13, 2013.

KF27.E5522 2013m

Dental crisis in America: the need to expand access. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Primary Health and Aging of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 29, 2012.

KF26.L277 2012a

Examining drug shortages and recent efforts to address them. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 10, 2014.

KF27.E553 2014

Examining the federal government's failure to curb wasteful state Medicaid financing schemes. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy Policy, Health Care and Entitlements of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 29, 2014.

KF27.O9424 2014d

Hamas' benefactors: a network of terror. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa and the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 9, 2014.

KF27.F64826 2014r

Housing finance reform: essentials of a functioning housing finance system for consumers. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on examining the experience of consumers throughout the housing finance system from origination to servicing, October 29, 2013.

KF26.B39 2013zc

Housing finance reform: powers and structure of a strong regulator. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on examining the current regulatory structure related to the secondary mortgage market and examining issues related to proposed regulatory structures, November 21, 2013.

KF26.B39 2013w

Islamist foreign fighters returning home and the threat to Europe. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats  of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives,  One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 19, 2014.

KF27.F6422 2014f

Keeping the promise: allowing seniors to keep their Medicare Advantage plans if they like them. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 13, 2014.

KF27.E553 2014c

Klamath Basin. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Power of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, to hear testimony on S. 2379, the  Klamath Basin Water Recovery and Economic Restoration Act of 2014,  June 3, 2014.

KF26.E559 2014c

Music licensing under Title 17 (Part I & II). Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, June 10 and June 25, 2014.

KF27.J85694 2014h

Nominations of Hon. Tony Hammond and Hon. Nanci E. Langley. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session : nominations  of Hon. Tony Hammond and Hon. Nanci E. Langley to be Commissioners, Postal Regulatory Commission, October 2, 2013.

KF26.H63 2013z

The do-not-call registry. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, September 30, 2003.

KF26.C69 2003zt

The global challenge of autism. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives,  One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 24, 2014.

KF27.F632 2014d

The role of social security, defined benefits, and private retirement accounts in the face of the retirement crisis. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Social Security, Pensions, and Family Policy of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, December 18, 2013.

KF26.F5685 2013

The worldwide persecution of Christians. Meeting and hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 11, 2014.

KF27.F632 2014o

Threats to the homeland. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 14, 2013.

KF26.H63 2013x