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New Titles List for the Week of March 13, 2016

                                                                                                                          

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Lawrence O. Gostin and Lindsay F. Wiley. Public health law: power, duty, restraint. Third edition. University of California Press, 2016.

KF3775.G67 2015

 

Providing comprehensive coverage of public health law in the 21st century, this book is now in its third edition and has been updated to reflect new developments in major health threats, including infectious diseases, bioterrorism, natural disasters, and chronic diseases caused by smoking, unhealthy eating, and physical inactivity.

 

 

 

 

Kunal M. Parker. Making foreigners: immigration and citizenship law in America, 1600-2000. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

KF4700.P39 2015

 

This book covers four centuries of immigration and citizenship law in America, examining the historical development of ideas regarding what it means to be a citizen and what it means to be a foreigner.

 


New Titles List

Business Organizations

James D. Cox and Thomas Lee Hazen. Business organizations law. Fourth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF1414.C692 2016

Employment Law

Deborah C. England. The essential guide to handling workplace harassment & discrimination. Third edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF3464.E54 2015

Environmental Law and Policy

Legal regimes for environmental protection: governance for climate change and ocean resources. Hans-Joachim Koch, Doris König, Joachim Sanden, and Roda Verheyen, eds. Brill Nijhoff, 2015.

K3585.L44 2015

Food and Drug Law

Michael T. Roberts. Food law in the United States. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

KF3875.R63 2016

International Law

Robert Kolb. The law of treaties: an introduction. Edward Elgar, 2016.

KZ1301.K65 2016

Judicial Process

David W. Neubauer and Stephen S. Meinhold. Judicial process: law, courts, and politics in the United States. Seventh edition. Cengage Learning, 2017.

KF8719.N48 2017

Law and Technology

Robot law. Ryan Calo, A. Michael Froomkin, and Ian Kerr, eds. Edward Elgar, 2016.

K564.C6R63 2016

Lawyering Skills and Strategies

Eugene Volokh. Academic legal writing: law review articles, student notes, seminar papers, and getting on law review. Fifth edition. Foundation Press, 2016.   

KF250.V65 2016

Legal Research

Morris L. Cohen and Kent C. Olson. Legal research in a nutshell. 12th edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF240.C54 2016

National Security

Chris Bronk. Cyber threat: the rise of information geopolitics in U.S. national security. Praeger, 2016.

TK5105.8854.B76 2016

Oil and Gas

Federal offshore regulatory enforcement. Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, 2016.

KF1856.A75F44 2016

Race and the Law

Naomi Zack. White privilege and black rights: the injustice of U.S. police racial profiling and homicide. Rowman & Littlefield, 2015.

KF4755.Z33 2015

The pursuit of racial and ethnic equality in American public schools: Mendez, Brown, and beyond. Kristi L. Bowman, ed. Michigan State University Press, 2015.

KF4155.P87 2015

Tax Law

Robert J. Misey, Jr. and Michael S. Schadewald. Practical guide to U.S. taxation of international transactions. Tenth edition. CCH Incorporated, 2015.

KF6445.M45 2015


New Government Documents List

 

America's growing heroin epidemic. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 28, 2015.

KF27.J8589 2015f

Bridging the gap: America's weather satellites and weather forecasting. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment & Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 12, 2015.

KF27.S395 2015

Challenge to Europe: the growing refugee crisis. Hearing before Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 4, 2015.

KF27.F6422 2015g

Cyanotoxins in drinking water. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, one Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, November 19, 2014.

KF27.E55273 2014e

Department of Energy oversight: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 24, 2015.

KF27.S3935 2015c

Economic crisis: the global impact of a Greek default. Hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security and International Trade and Finance of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining the systemic risks Greece could pose to the rest of the Eurozone and the broader international economy, June 25, 2015.

KF26.B3949 2015

Energy supply legislation. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session on energy supply legislation, Tuesday, May 19, 2015.

KF26.E55 2015i

EPA mismanagement. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 30, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015i

Examining regulatory burdens--regulator perspective. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 23, 2015.

KF27.B5364 2015a

Examining the Syrian humanitarian crisis from the ground. 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.

KF27.F64826 2015o

Global Health Innovation Act of 2015 AGOA Enhancement Act of 2015 First Responders Passport Act of 2015 and Foreign Aid Transparency and Accountability Act of 2015. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session on H.R. 2241, H.R. 2845, H.R. 3750 and H.R. 3766, November 5, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015zb

Improving financial management at the Department of Defense. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 13, 2014.

KF26.H63 2014t

Innovations in battery storage for renewable energy. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, May 1, 2015.

KF27.S3935 2015b

Markup on: H.R. 1670, the National POW/MIA Remembrance Act of 2015. Markup before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, held in Washington, DC, December 2, 2015.

KF27.H6 2015h

Nanotechnology: understanding how small solutions drive big innovations. 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, July 29, 2014.

KF27.E5514 2014f

Navigating the Clean Water Act: is water wet? Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 9, 2014.

KF27.S39 2014j

North Korea: back on the state sponsor of terrorism list? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 22, 2015.

KF27.F6489 2015n

Oversight failures behind the radiological incident at DOE's Waste Isolation Pilot Plant. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 12, 2015.

KF27.E5546 2015e

Oversight hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency's fiscal year 2015 budget. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 26, 2014.

KF26.E6 2014e

Oversight hearing: NRC's implementation of the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force recommendations and other actions to enhance and maintain nuclear safety. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate and the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, January 30, 2014.

KF26.E623 2014

Oversight of the Federal Communications Commission. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 20, 2014.

KF27.E5522 2014f

Oversight of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power and the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 9, 2015.

KF27.E5524 2015h

Oversight of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, December 9, 2015.

KF27.J863 2015d

Preventing potential chemical threats and improving safety: oversight of the President's executive order on improving chemical facility safety and security. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 6, 2014.

KF26.E6 2014d

Prudent planning or wasteful binge? A look at the end of the year spending. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 30, 2015.

KF26.H6325 2015a

Review of the President's climate action plan. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, January 16, 2014.

KF26.E6 2014b

Road to Paris: examining the President's international climate agenda and implications for domestic environmental policy. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 8, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015p

Russian engagement in the Western Hemisphere. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 22, 2015.

KF27.F6492 2015g

Secure credentials issued by the Government Publishing Office. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 21, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015q

Successful primary care programs: creating the workforce we need. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Primary Health and Aging of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session examining successful primary care programs [held] April 23, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013j

Supporting the right of the people of Ukraine to freely elect their government and determine their future and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the safety and security of Jewish communities in Europe. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session on H. Res, 348 and H. Res. 354, October 9. 2015.

KF27.F6 2015za

Surface transportation reauthorization: building on the successes of MAP-21 to deliver safe, efficient, and effective public transportation services and projects. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining the reauthorization of Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21 P.L. 112-141), the surface transportation authorization bill.

KF26.B39 2015b

The economic importance of financial literacy education for students. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Children and Families of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session ... April 24, 2013.

KF26.L2733 2013a

The National Flood Insurance Program: oversight of Superstorm Sandy claims. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 2, 2015.

KF27.B54674 2015d

U.S policy after Russia's escalation in Syria. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 4, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015zd

Vacation nation: how tourism benefits our economy. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 7, 2013.

KF27.E5513 2013p

Words have consequences: Palestinian Authority incitement to violence and markup of H. Res 293, expressing concern over anti-Israel and anti-Semitic incitement within the Palestinian Authority. Hearing and markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 22, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015z