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New Titles List for the Week of January 26, 2014

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These titles were recently acquired by the O'Quinn Law Library.

 

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Things I've learned from dying: a book about life / David R. Dow. Twelve, 2014.

BF575.D35D69 2014

 

Things Iíve Learned from Dying is a memoir recounting confrontations with mortality.Professor Dow shares three experiences of death intruding into and disrupting daily routine: once as a terrible inevitability, once as an impending threat with only a chance at reprieve, and once as a sudden loss; in each case, this book brings home the consequences of death and provides a personal view of how people help one another deal with grief.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cooperation in the law of transboundary water resources / Christina Leb. Cambridge University Press, 2013.

K3498.L43 2013

 

Cooperation in the Law of Transboundary Water Resources is a study of both the law and ethics of international cooperation over shared water.The author introduces traditional water law and examines the current developments that have led to increased tensions over and need for fresh water aquifers and shared navigable waters, relating them to broader international law and to discussions of environmental law and human rights.

 


New Titles List

Appellate Advocacy

Federal appellate practice, 2nd ed. / Philip Allen Lacovara, ed. Bloomberg BNA, 2013.

KF9050.F43 2013

Bankruptcy

Credit repair , 11th ed. / Robin Leonard and Attorney Margaret Reiter. Nolo, 2013.

KF1040.L46 2013

Solve your money troubles: debt, credit & bankruptcy, 14th ed. / Robin Leonard and Margaret Reiter. Nolo, 2013.

KF1501.L46 2013

Civil Rights

Color matters: skin tone bias and the myth of a postracial America / Kimberly Jade Norwood, ed. Routledge, 2014.

KF4755.C65 2014

The report of the Constitution Project's Task Force on Detainee Treatment / Constitution Project, 2013.

KF9625.C667 2013

The international human rights law sourcebook / Andrew Borene, Alice Beauheim Borene and Michael Sullivan. American Bar Association, 2014.

K3238.I573 2014

Constitutional Law

Proportionality: constitutional rights and their limitations / Aharon Barak; Doron Kalir, translator. Cambridge University Press, 2012.

K3165.B37413 2012

Perfecting the Constitution: the case for the Article V amendment process / Darren Patrick Guerra. Lexington Books, 2013.

KF4555.G84 2013

Copyright

International copyright law: a practical global guide /Ben Allgrove, ed. Globe Law and Business, 2013.

K1420.5.I584 2013

Death Penalty

Death penalty mitigation: a handbook for mitigation specialists, investigators, social scientists, and lawyers / Josť B. Ashford and Melissa Kupferberg. Oxford University Press, 2013.

KF9227.C2A74 2013

Employment Law

Privacy in employment law, 4th ed. / Matthew W. Finkin. Bloomberg BNA, 2013.

KF3457.5.F56 2013

Energy Law and Policy

World energy outlook 2013 / International Energy Agency, 2013.

HD9502.A2W67 2013

Family Law

The Oxford introductions to U.S. law: family law / Brian H. Bix. Oxford University Press, 2013.

KF505.B59 2013

Health Law

Health care fraud and abuse: practical perspectives, 3rd ed. /Linda A. Baumann, ed. Bloomberg BNA, 2013.

KF3605.H43 2013

Internet Law

Internet publishing perils and practices: a compass for content in the digital domain / John P. Borger and Steven D. Zansberg, eds. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF2750.I59 2013

Law and Economics

The language of law and economics: a dictionary / Francesco Parisi. Cambridge University Press, 2013.

K487.E3P37 2013

Legal Aspects of Bioethics

Privacy, confidentiality, and health research / William W. Lowrance. Cambridge University Press, 2012.

K3611.R43L69 2012

Legal Reference Work

A legislative history: the development of the ABA model rules of professional conduct, 1982-2013 / Art Garwin, ed. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF306.L45 2013

Minorities

Tolerating intolerance: the price of protecting extremism / Amos N. Guiora. Oxford University Press, 2014.

K3242.G85 2014

Native Americans

Shadow nations: tribal sovereignty and the limits of legal pluralism / N. Bruce Duthu. Oxford University Press, 2013.

KF8205.D88 2013

Patent Law

Drafting patents for litigation and licensing, 2nd ed./ Bradley C. Wright, ed. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF3145.D72 2013

Personal and Professional Ethics

Formal ethics opinions, 1999-2013 / Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF305.A54 2013

Women and the Law

Law and gender / Joanne Conaghan. Oxford University Press, 2013.

K349.C66 2013

 


New Government Documents List

 

Patterns of abuse: assessing Bank Secrecy Act compliance and enforcement. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session ... March 7, 2013.

KF26.B39 2013j

Wall Street reform: oversight of financial stability and consumer and investor protections. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on examining the agencies' overall implementation of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, February 14, 2013.

KF26.B39 2013h

Current public lands, forests, and mining bills. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on S. 27, S. 28, S. 159, S. 241, S. 255, S. 256, S. 258, S. 312, S. 327, S. 340, S. 341,S. 342, S. 353, S. 360, S. 366, S. 368, S. 447, S. 609, S. 736, S. 757, April 25, 2013.

KF26.E5582 2013

The U.S. contribution to the fight against malaria. Hearing and meeting before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 17, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013b

Missing weapons at the National Park Service: mismanagement and lack of accountability. Joint oversight hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform and the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation of the Committee on Natural Resources, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, August 2, 2013.

KF27.O945 2013f

Meeting the challenge of drug-resistant diseases in developing countries. Hearing and meeting before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 23, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013c

Shining a light on the consumer debt industry. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session ... July 17, 2013.

KF26.B39434 2013a

Strengthen and Fortify Enforcement (SAFE) Act. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on H.R. 2278, June 13, 2013.

KF27.J8 2013g

Legislative proposals to relieve the red tape burden on investors and job creators. 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, May 23, 2013.

KF27.B514 2013b

The Klamath River Basin. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session ... June 20, 2013.

KF26.E55 2013i