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New Titles List for the Week of August 24, 2014

                                                                                                                          

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Corporations and other business associations: statutes, rules and forms. 2014 edition. Douglas K. Moll, ed. West Academic Publishing, 2014.

KF1401.B39 2014

 

Edited by Professor Moll, this book is an extensive compilation of statutes, rules, regulations, restatements, and forms related to business associations. It can be used in introductory or advanced courses along with casebooks or other materials. The 2014 edition has been updated to reflect the latest developments in this area of law. 

 

 

 

 

Capital punishment: a hazard to a sustainable criminal justice system? Lill Scherdin, ed. Ashgate Publishing, 2014.

K5104.C374 2014

 

Though many countries have abolished the death penalty, others continue to resist this trend. This new book examines capital punishment in the United States, China, India, and other countries, in an attempt to understand its relationship to governance and criminal justice. Several different approaches are represented, with contributions from scholars in the fields of law, criminology, and human rights.


New Titles List

Analytic Methods

Winston Chang. R graphics cookbook. O'Reilly, 2013.

QA276.45.R3C46 2013

Eric T. Freeman and Elisabeth Robson. Head first JavaScript programming. O'Reilly, 2013.

QA76.73.J39F74 2014

David Herman. Effective JavaScript: 68 specific ways to harness the power of JavaScript. Addison-Wesley, 2013.

QA76.73.J39H47 2013

Jared P. Lander. R for Everyone : Advanced Analytics and Graphics. Addison-Wesley, 2014.

QA76.73.R3L36 2014

Brett Lantz. Machine learning with R: learn how to use R to apply powerful machine learning methods and gain an insight into real-world applications. Packt Publishing, 2013.

QA276.45.R3L36 2013

Sal Mangano. Mathematica cookbook. O'Reilly, 2010.

QA76.95.M356 2010

Mark Myers. A smarter way to learn Javascript. CreateSpace, 2014.

QA76.73.J39M94 2014

John Walkenbach. Excel 2013 bible. John Wiley & Sons, 2013.

HF5548.4.M523W353 2013

John Walkenbach. Excel VBA programming for dummies. Third edition. John Wiley & Sons, 2013.

HF5548.4.M523W35 2013

Paul Wellin. Programming with Mathematica: an introduction. Cambridge University Press.

QA76.73.M29W46 2013

Hadley Wickham. Ggplot2 : elegant graphics for data analysis. Springer, 2009.

QA90.W53 2009

Nicholas C.  Zakas. The principles of object-oriented JavaScript. No Starch Press, 2014.

QA76.73.J39Z357 2014

Nina Zumel and John Mount. Practical data science with R. Manning Publications, 2014.

QA276.45.R3Z86 2014

Business Litigation

Texas business litigation: 2015. Sofia Adrogué, ed. Texas Lawyer, 2014.

KFT1410.T49 2014

Comparative Law

Geoffrey Samuel. An introduction to comparative law theory and method. Hart Publishing, 2014.

K559.S26 2014

Criminal Justice

Naomi Murakawa. The first civil right: how liberals built prison America. Oxford University Press, 2014.

KF9223.M87 2014

International Law and the Use of Force

John Yoo. Point of attack: preventive war, international law, and global welfare. Oxford University Press, 2014.

KZ6385.Y66 2014

Law and Religion

Russell Sandberg. Religion, law and society. Cambridge University Press, 2014.

K487.C8S26 2014

Maritime Law

Maritime border diplomacy. Myron H. Nordquist and John Norton Moore, eds. Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2012.

KZA1450.U55 2012

UNCLOS 1982 commentary: supplementary documents. Myron H. Nordquist, Satya N. Nandan, and James Kraska, eds.

KZA1120.21982.U55 2012

Oil and Gas

Ayhan Demirbas. Methane gas hydrate. Springer, 2010.

TN884.D46 2010

Water Law

Edith Brown Weiss. International law for a water-scarce world. Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2013.

K3496.W45 2013


New Government Documents List

 

A legislative proposal to amend the Securities Investor Protection Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 21, 2013.

KF27.B514 2013e

Alaska bypass mail delivery: a broken system. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, US Postal Service and the Census of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 4, 2014.

KF27.O9428 2014

Electric grid reliability. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on keeping the lights on--are we doing enough to ensure the reliability and security of the U.S. electric grid?, April 10, 2014.

KF26.E55 2014b

FDA checkup: drug development and manufacturing challenges. 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, first session, December 12, 2013.

KF27.O9424 2013m

Health information technologies: harnessing wireless innovation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, March 19, 2013.

KF27.E5522 2013i

Keeping America first: federal investments in research, science, and technology at NSF, NIST, OSTP, and interagency STEM programs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 13, 2013.

KF27.S3985 2013d

Keeping the new broadband spectrum law on track. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, December 12, 2012.

KF27.E5522 2012k

Methamphetamine addiction: using science to explore solutions. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 18, 2013.

KF27.S3985 2013c

Obamacare: why the need for an insurance company bailout? Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 5, 2014.

KF27.O94 2014c

Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs: federal regulations and regulatory reform. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 30, 2013.

KF27.J874 2013n

Partnerships to advance the business of space. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Science and Space of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 16, 2013.

KF26.C6969 2013

Providing the tools for scientific discovery and basic energy research: the Department of Energy science mission. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, October 30, 2013.

KF27.S3935 2013g

Regulation of existing chemicals and the role of preemption under Sections 6 and 18 of the Toxic Substances Control Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 18, 2013.

KF27.E55273 2013e

Regulatory crime: solutions. Hearing before the Over-Criminalization Task Force of 2013 of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 14, 2013.

KF27.J868 2013c

Supporting the democratic and European aspirations of the people of Ukraine, and their right to choose their own future free of intimidation and fear  and the United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2013. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on H. Res. 447 and H.R. 938, January 29, 2014.

KF27.F6 2014f

Syria. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, October 31, 2013.

KF26.F6 2013k

Tales from the unemployment line: barriers facing the long-term unemployed. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session ... December 8, 2011.

KF26.L27 2011y

The future of video. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, June 27, 2012.

KF27.E5522 2012i

Threats to Israel: terrorist funding and trade boycotts. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 5, 2014.

KF27.F6489 2014c

U.S. disengagement from Latin America: compromised security and economic interests. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 25, 2014.

KF27.F6492 2014b