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New Titles List for the Week of January 10, 2016

                                                                                                                          

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Robin Conley. Confronting the death penalty: how language influences jurors in capital cases. Oxford University Press, 2016.

KF9227.C2C65 2016

 

This book draws on participant observation and post-verdict interviews with jurors to explore the effects of language on juries in capital trials. The author’s approach combines methods of conversation analysis, multi-modal discourse analysis, and linguistic anthropology.

 

 

 

 

Roberto G. Gonzales. Lives in limbo: undocumented and coming of age in America. University of California Press, 2016.

JV6600.G66 2016

 

Using the results of a twelve-year study of 150 young people in Los Angeles, the author examines the difficulties of growing up as an undocumented immigrant in America.

 


New Titles List

Biotechnology

Andrea Stazi. Biotechnological inventions and patentability of life: the US and European experience. Edward Elgar, 2015.

K1519.B54S73 2015

Computer Law

Yaroslav Radziwill. Cyber-attacks and the exploitable imperfection of international law. Brill Nijhoff, 2015.

KZ6718.R33 2015

Yaroslav Radziwill. Cyberwar: law and ethics for virtual conflicts. Jens David Ohlin, Kevin Govern, Claire Finkelstein, eds. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KZ6718.C93 2015

Research handbook on international law and cyberspace. Nicholas Tsagourias and Russell Buchan, eds. Edward Elgar, 2013.

KZ6718.R47 2015

Environmental Law and Policy

Olivier De Schutter. Trade in the service of sustainable development: linking trade to labour rights and environmental standards. Hart Publishing, 2015.

K3842.D4 2015

Research handbook on climate change adaptation law. Jonathan Verschuuren, ed. Edward Elgar, 2013.

K3585.5.R47 2013

Estate Planning

Jeffrey Matsen. ABA consumer guide to asset protection: a step-by-step guide to preserving wealth. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF9025.M38 2015

Evidence

Stephen A. Saltzburg, Michael M. Martin, and Daniel J. Capraw. Federal Rules of Evidence manual: a complete guide to the Federal Rules of Evidence. 11th edition. LexisNexis, 2015.

KF8935.S26 2015

Family Law

John A. Zervopoulos. Confronting mental health evidence: a practical PLAN to examine reliability and experts in family law. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF8965.Z47 2015

Fraud and Abuse

Craig D. Singer. Professionals, firms, and fraud: defending professionals against liability for client fraud. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF1271.S58 2015

Health Law

Giza Lopes. Dying with dignity: a legal approach to assisted death. Praeger, 2015.

K3611.E95L67 2015

What is… the Physician Payments Sunshine Act or "Open Payments"? Abraham Gitterman, Daniel Kracov, Allison Shuren, Alan Reider, Paul Rudolf, and Lauren Miller. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF2907.F3G58 2015

Intellectual Property

Rebecca P. Butler. Copyright for academic librarians and professionals. American Library Association, 2014.

KF2995.B875 2014

Graeme B. Dinwoodie and Mark D. Janis. Trademarks and unfair competition: law and policy. Fourth edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2014.

KF3180.D56 2014

Intellectual property and antitrust handbook. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF3116.I56 2015

International Commercial Arbitration

Redfern and Hunter on international arbitration. Sixth edition. Nigel Blackaby, Constantine Partasides, Alan Redfern, and Martin Hunter. Oxford University Press, 2015.

K2400.R43 2015

International Law

Felicity Deane. Emissions trading and WTO law: a global analysis. Edward Elgar, 2015.

K3593.5.C37D426 2015

Steven Freeland. Addressing the intentional destruction of the environment during warfare under the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court. Intersentia, 2015.

KZ6405.E68F74 2015

Vanessa Holzer. Refugees from armed conflict: the 1951 Refugee Convention and international humanitarian law. Intersentia, 2015.

KZ6530.H65 2015

Stephen C. McCaffrey. Understanding international law. Second edition. LexisNexis, 2015.

KZ3410.M397 2015

Umut Özsu. Formalizing displacement: international law and population transfers. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KZ6530.O97 2015

Carmen E. Pavel. Divided sovereignty: international institutions and the limits of state authority. Oxford University Press, 2015.

JZ4850.P39 2015

Law and Language

M. Catherine Gruber. I'm sorry for what I've done: the language of courtroom apologies. Oxford University Press, 2014.

KF9678.G78 2014

Law and Religion

Boris I. Bittker, Scott C. Idleman, and Frank S. Ravitch. Religion and the state in American law. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

KF4865.B55 2015

Legal Profession

Steven B. Levy. Legal project management: control costs, meet schedules, manage risks, and maintain sanity. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF318.L48 2015

Gary Muldoon. The education of a lawyer: essential skills and uncommon advice for building a successful career. American Bar Association, 2014.

KF300.M85 2014

Richard Susskind and Daniel Susskind. The future of the professions: how technology will transform the work of human experts. Oxford University Press, 2015.

HD8038.A1S98 2015

Legal Research

Bonita K. Roberts and Linda L. Schlueter. Legal research guide: patterns and practice. Seventh edition. LexisNexis, 2015.

KF240.R63 2015

Library Science

Making institutional repositories work. Burton B. Callicott, David Scherer, and Andrew Wesolek, eds. Purdue University Press, 2016.

ZA4081.86.M35 2016

Natural Resources Law

Permanent sovereignty over natural resources. Marc Bungenberg and Stephan Hobe, eds. Springer Verlag, 2015.

K3478.P47 2015

Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit organizations, 2015: governance, Form 990 reporting, and compensation issues. Julie L. Floch and Seth Perlman, chairs. Practising Law Institute, 2015.

KF6449.A75F56 2015

State and Local Government

Municipal law deskbook. William J. Scheiderich, ed. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF5305.M86 2015

Supreme Courts

Covering the United States Supreme Court in the digital age. Richard Davis, ed. Cambridge University Press, 2014.

KF8742.C679 2014

Tax Law

Walter D. Schwidetzky and Fred B. Brown. Understanding taxation of business entities. LexisNexis, 2015.

KF6450.S39 2015

Terrorism

The impact, legitimacy and effectiveness of EU counter-terrorism. Fiona De Londras and Josephine Doody, eds. Routledge, 2015.

KJE8780.I47 2015

Trial Advocacy

Steven Lubet and J.C. Lore. Modern trial advocacy: analysis and practice. Fifth edition. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2015.

KF8915.L82 2015


New Government Documents List

 

Chesapeake Bay restoration: progress and challenges. Field hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 3, 2013 -- Grasonville, MD.

KF26.E682 2013a

Elkind and Regalbuto nominations. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, to consider the nominations of Jonathan Elkind, to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (International Affairs) and Monica C. Regalbuto, to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (Environmental Management), June 16, 2015.

KF26.E55 2015d

Examining new embassy construction: are new administration policies putting Americans overseas in danger? Hearing of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 10, 2014.

KF27.O94 2014za

Following the trail of U.S. taxpayers' dollars abroad: on-budget assistance in Afghanistan. Hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 29, 2015.

KF27.O945 2015a

H.R. 906, a bill to modify the efficiency standards for grid-enabled water heaters. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 19, 2015.

KF27.E5524 2015d

Honoring the Tunisian people for their democratic transition and expressing concern over anti-Israel and anti-Semitic incitement within the Palestinian Authority. Markup before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on H.Res.277 and H.Res. 293, September 17, 2015.

KF27.F64826 2015n

Internet of Things. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 29, 2015.

KF27.J85694 2015c

Iran and Hezbollah in the Western Hemisphere. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere and the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 18, 2015.

KF27.F6492 2015d

IRS: TIGTA update. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 26, 2015.

KF27 .O94 2015f

Major beneficiaries of the Iran deal: IRGC and Hezbollah. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 17, 2015.

KF27.F64826 2015m

Oversight of litigation at EPA and FWS: impacts on the U.S. economy, states, local communities and the environment. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Superfund, Waste Management, and Regulatory Oversight of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, August 4, 2015.

KF26.E6775 2015

Oversight of the management of the federal environmental protection, chemical safety, and fish and wildlife agencies. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Superfund, Waste Management, and Regulatory Oversight of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 14, 2015.

KF26.E6775 2015a

Oversight on domestic renewable fuels: from ethanol to advanced biofuels. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, April 13, 2011.

KF26.E6 2011j

Planned Parenthood exposed: examining the horrific abortion practices at the nation's largest abortion provider. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 9, 2015.

KF27.J8 2015i

Re-examining EPA's management of the Renewable Fuel Standard Program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 18, 2015.

KF26.H6365 2015c

Retirement savings 2.0: updating savings policy for the modern economy. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 16, 2014.

KF26.F5 2014y

Takata airbag ruptures and recalls. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, December 3, 2014.

KF27.E5514 2014e

The annual testimony of the Secretary of the Treasury on the state of the international financial system. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 17, 2015.

KF27.B5 2015d

The Goldman Act to return abducted American children: assessing the compliance report and required action. 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 Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 11, 2015.

KF27.F632 2015a

The unfolding crisis in Burundi. 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 Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 22, 2015.

KF27.F632 2015p

The worst places to work in the federal government. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 16, 2015.

KF27.O9432 2015c

To consider federal mitigation requirements and interagency coordination related to economic development on federal, state, and private lands. Joint field hearing before the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate and the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, August 17, 2015, Wasilla, AK.

KF26.E648 2015e

Women under ISIS rule: from brutality to recruitment. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 29, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015v