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New Titles List for the Week of November 13, 2016

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

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Nudging health: health law and behavioral economics. I. Glenn Cohen, Holly Fernandez Lynch, and Christopher T. Robertson, eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016.

K3601.N84 2016

 

A look at the application of behavioral economics to health law and policy. Professor Evans has contributed a chapter on consumer protection in genome sequencing, and Professor Hawkins has contributed a chapter on consumer credit decisions in self-pay medical markets.

 

 

 

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Cass R. Sunstein. The ethics of influence: government in the age of behavioral science. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

K378.S86 2016

 

Sunstein examines the ethical issues surrounding behavioral science and its applications in government, including the use of choice architecture to influence decisions that affect the environment, economic growth, and public health. 

 

 


New Titles List

Election Law

Gerrymandering in America: the House of Representatives, the Supreme Court, and the future of popular sovereignty. Anthony J. McGann, Charles Anthony Smith, Michael Latner, and Alex Keena. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

KF4905.M29 2016

Genetics and the Law

Heather Widdows. The connected self: the ethics and governance of the genetic individual. Cambridge University Press, 2013.

R725.5.W532 2013

Health Law

Tom L. Beauchamp and James F. Childress. Principles of biomedical ethics. Seventh edition. Oxford University Press, 2013.

R724.B36 2013

Alfonso Gómez-Lobo with John Keown. Bioethics and the human goods: an introduction to natural law bioethics. Georgetown University Press, 2015.

K460.G65 2015

The law and ethics of dementia. Charles Foster, Jonathan Herring, and Israel Doron, eds. Hart Publishing, 2014.

K3608.L375 2014

Judicial Administration

The improvement of the administration of justice. Eighth edition. Peter Koelling, ed. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF8700.A75I56 2016

Land Use

Daniel P. Dalton. Litigating religious land use cases. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF5698.D35 2016

Law and Politics

Samuel DeCanio. Democracy and the origins of the American regulatory state. Yale University Press, 2015.

JK246.D43 2015

Jörg Fisch. The right of self-determination of peoples: the domestication of an illusion. Translated from the German by Anita Mage. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

KZ1269.F569 2015

Reference

Karl Zinsmeister. The almanac of American philanthropy. The Philanthropy Roundtable, 2016.

HV27.Z45 2016

Securities Regulation

Thomas Lee Hazen. The law of securities regulation. Seventh edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF1439.H39 2017

Trial Advocacy

Brian K. Johnson and Marsha Hunter. The articulate advocate: persuasive skills for lawyers in trials, appeals, arbitrations, and motions. Second edition. Crown King Books, 2016.

K2251.J64 2016


New Government Documents List

 

Economic opportunities from land cleanup programs and legislative hearing on S. 1470, Brownfields Utilization, Investment, and Local Development Act of 2015, S. 2446, Improving Coal Combustion Residuals Regulation Act of 2016, and discussion draft of Good Samaritan Cleanup of Orphan Mines Act of 2016. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 2, 2016.

KF26.E6 2016f

Establishing accountability at the world intellectual property organization: illicit technology transfers, whistle blowing, and reform. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations, the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa and the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, one Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 24, 2016.

KF27.F632 2016e

Examining legislative proposals to combat our nation's drug abuse crisis. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 8 & 20, 2015.

KF27.E553 2015u

Examining the role of environmental policies on access to energy and economic opportunity. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 13, 2016.

KF26.E6 2016h

H.R. 985, Concrete Masonry Products Research, Education, and Promotion Act of 2015. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 10, 2015.

KF27.E5514 2015e

Iran nuclear deal oversight: implementation and its consequences. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs house of Representatives One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 11, 2016.

KF27.F6 2016a

Peacekeepers: allegations of abuse and absence of accountability at the United Nations. 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 Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 13, 2016.

KF27.F632 2016d

State Sponsors of Terrorism Review Enhancement Act  North Korea State Sponsor of Terrorism Designation Act of 2016  and Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2016. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives,  One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session on, H.R. 5484, H.R. 5208 and H.R. 5332, June 16, 2016.

KF27.F6 2016o

The Iran nuclear deal and its impact on terrorism financing. Hearing before the Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 22, 2015.

KF27.B554 2015d

The pet medications industry: issues and perspectives. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 29, 2016.

KF27.E5514 2016b