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New Titles List for the Week of June 9, 2013

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Michael A. Olivas, ed. In defense of my people: Alonso S. Perales and the development of Mexican-American public intellectuals. Arte Publico Press, 2013.

KF4757.5.M4I6 2013

 

In Defense of My People is a collection of scholarly essays discussing the career and advocacy of successful attorney, writer and diplomat Alonso S. Perales. The editor has arranged a collection valuable to anyone interested in learning about Perales life, about the political and social culture in which he lived or about the beginnings of the Mexican-American civil rights movement which he helped to lead.

 

 

 

 

 

Ernest J. Weinrib. Corrective justice. Oxford University Press, 2012.

K600.W448 2012

 

Corrective Justice is a study of the philosophical justifications for various legal remedies and causes of action. The author examines a series of legal doctrines and discusses how a moral theory of corrective justice can be used to form and explain a comprehensive theory of private law.


New Titles List

Banking

Therese Wilson, ed. International responses to issues of credit and over-indebtedness in the wake of crisis. Ashgate, 2013.

K1096.I68 2013

Comparative Law

Teemu Ruskola. Legal orientalism: China, the United States, and modern law. Harvard University Press, 2013.

K237.R87 2013

Constitutional Law

Lee Epstein & Thomas G. Walker. Constitutional law for a changing America: rights, liberties, and justice. CQ Press, 2013.

KF4748.E67 2013

Law and Religion

Marc O. DeGirolami. The tragedy of religious freedom. Harvard University Press, 2013.

KF4783.D44 2013

Andrew Koppelman. Defending American religious neutrality. Harvard University Press, 2013.

KF4865.K67 2013

Law of Biodiversity Conservation

J. Peyton Doub. The Endangered Species Act: history, implementation, successes, and controversies. CRC Press, 2013.

KF5640.A3281973D68 2013

Legal History

Marjorie Heins. Priests of our democracy: the Supreme Court, academic freedom, and the anti-communist purge. New York University Press, 2013.

KF4242.H45 2013

Jill Norgren. Rebels at the bar: the fascinating, forgotten stories of America's first women lawyers. New York University Press, 2013.

KF367.N67 2013

Legal Profession

Warren K. Urbom. Called to justice: the life of a federal trial judge. University of Nebraska Press, 2012.

KF373.U73A3 2012

Oil and Gas

Oil & gas agreements: contracting for goods, services, and people. Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, 2013.

KF1849.A2O35 2013

Patent Law

Richard Stim & David Pressman. Patent pending in 24 hours. Nolo, 2013.

KF3120.Z9S75 2013

Tax Law

Stephen Fishman. Deduct it! lower your small business taxes. Nolo, 2012.

KF6491.Z9F57 2012

 


New Government Documents List

 

Imbalance in U.S.- Korea automobile trade. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Interstate Commerce, Trade, and Tourism of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, September 24, 2008.

KF26.C6934 2008b

Promoting innovation, competition, and economic growth: principles for effective domestic and international standards development. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Wednesday, February 29, 2012.

KF27.S39956 2012a

Assessing grants management practices at federal agencies. Hearing before the Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 25, 2012.

KF26.H6323 2012b

Assessing the situation in Libya. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, March 31, 2011.

KF26.F6 2011ac

Enhanced supervision: a new regime for regulating large, complex financial institutions. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, on examining enhanced supervision for regulating large, complex financial institutions, December 7, 2011.

KF26.B39434 2011e

Federal Bureau of Investigation. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, May 9, 2012.

KF27.J8 2012f

Examining the continuing needs of workers and communities affected by 9/11. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session on examining the needs of workers and communities affected by 9/11, including S. 1334, to amend the Public Health Service Act to extend and improve protections and services to individuals directly impacted by the terrorist attack in New York City on September 11, 2001, June 29, 2010.

KF26.L27 2010ar

Census: planning ahead for 2020. Hearing before the Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 18, 2012

KF26.H6323 2012c

State of the housing market: removing barriers to economic recovery. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, on examining the state of the housing market, February 9 and February 29, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012a

Regulation nation: the Obama administration's regulatory expansion vs. jobs and economic recovery. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, September 20, 2012.

KF27.J8 2012g

An overview of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration budget for fiscal year 2013. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Wednesday, March 7, 2012.

KF27.S39 2012b

An overview of the Department of Energy research and development budget for fiscal year 2013. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, March 1, 2012.

KF27.S39 2012c

Moving from scandal to strategy: the future of the General Services Administration. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, September 12, 2012.

KF26.H63 2012t

The impact of the Dodd-Frank Act on municipal finance. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 20, 2012.

KF27.B514 2012e

Holding the CFPB accountable: review of the first semi-annual report. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... January 31, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012b