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New Titles List for the Week of September 13, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Eleanor D. Kinney. The Affordable Care Act and Medicare in comparative context. Cambridge Unviversity Press, 2015.

KF3605.A328201K56 2015

 

This book examines Medicare’s history—including reforms to the program under the Affordable Care Act—as well as challenges facing the program in the future. Medicare is then compared with the public health care systems of Canada and the United Kingdom.

 

 

 

 

Roger J. R. Levesque. Adolescence, discrimination, and the law: addressing dramatic shifts in equality jurisprudence. New York University Press, 2015.

KF479.L49 2015

 

The author argues for a new approach to equality jurisprudence that focuses on the power of institutions—including schools, justice systems, and community groups—to inculcate values and foster social change.

 


New Titles List

Constitutional Law

Key developments in constitutionalism and constitutional law. Lidija R. Basta Fleiner and Tanasije Marinković, eds. Eleven International Publishing, 2014.

K3165.A6I577 2012

Criminal Justice

Jennifer Murphy. Illness or deviance? Drug courts, drug treatment, and the ambiguity of addiction. Temple University Press, 2015.

KF3821.M87 2015

Criminal Procedure

Carlton Bailey. Criminal procedure: model problems and outstanding answers. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KF9619.B35 2015

International Commercial Arbitration

Thomas Hale. Between interests and law: the politics of transnational commercial disputes. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

K2400.H35 2015

International Relations

Laurence H. Shoup. Wall Street's think tank: the Council on Foreign Relations and the empire of neoliberal geopolitics, 1976-2014. Monthly Review Press, 2015.

JZ27.C6S56 2015

International Tax

International tax controversies: a practical guide. Philip R. West, J. Walker Johnson, Michael Durst, and Amanda Varma. Practising Law Institute, 2015.

KF6499.I57I58 2015

Law and Literature

Christopher N. Warren. Literature and the Law of Nations, 1580-1680. Oxford Unviversity Press, 2015.

KZ3410.W37 2015

Law and Psychology

DSM-5 and the law: changes and challenges. Charles Scott, ed. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KF480.D76 2015

Legal History

Christian G. Samito. Lincoln and the Thirteenth Amendment. Southern Illinois University Press, 2015.

KF4558 13th.S27 2015

Public Health Law

Werner Troesken. The pox of liberty: how the Constitution left Americans rich, free, and prone to infection. The University of Chicago Press, 2015.

KF3775.T764 2015

Climate change and public health. Barry S. Levy and Jonathan A. Patz, eds. Oxford University Press, 2015.

RA427.C44 2015

Supreme Courts

Richard J. Regan. A constitutional history of the U.S. Supreme Court. The Catholic University of America Press, 2015.

KF8742.R46 2015


New Government Documents List

 

Business opportunities and climate policy. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, May 19, 2009.

KF26.E6 2009k

GAO's high-risk report: 25 years of problematic practices. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 11, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015c

Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2013. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, April 3, 2014.

KF27.E553 2014q

ISIS: defining the enemy. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred  Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 29, 2015.

KF27.F6489 2015f

Medicare program integrity: screening out errors, fraud, and abuse. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, June 25, 2014.

KF27.E5546 2014e

The U.S. rebalance in East Asia: budget priorities for FY 2016. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 23, 2015.

KF27.F638 2015b