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New book list - October 18, 2021 By date  |  By subject

Below is a list of books the Library has received during the past two months.

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Week of Monday, Oct 11 2021

Essentials of Texas water resources / Mary K. Sahs, editor.
Austin, TX : State Bar of Texas, 2020.
B600.8 ES74 2020
Received: 10/13/2021
Water--Law and legislation--Texas.
Groundwater--Law and legislation--Texas.
Water rights--Texas.
Water resources development--Law and legislation--Texas.
Watershed management--Law and legislation--Texas.
Groundwater--Law and legislation. fast (OCoLC)fst00948235
Water--Law and legislation. fast (OCoLC)fst01171236
Water resources development--Law and legislation. fast (OCoLC)fst01171999
Water rights. fast (OCoLC)fst01172066
Watershed management--Law and legislation. fast (OCoLC)fst01172731

Executive order GA-40 relating to prohibiting vaccine mandates subject to legislative action.
Austin, Tex. : Office of the Governor, [2021]
G648.1 EX31 40
Received: 10/12/2021
Vaccines.
Immunization--Texas.
Emergency management--Texas.
Public health--Texas.
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

The constitution of knowledge : a defense of truth / Jonathan Rauch.
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2021]
174.907 R241C 2021
Received: 10/11/2021
Truthfulness and falsehood.
Truth--Political aspects.
Social epistemology.
Knowledge, Sociology of.
Disinformation.
Information literacy.
Media literacy.
Fake news--United States--21st century.
Social media--Political aspects.
Cancel culture--United States--21st century.
Censorship--United States.
Freedom of speech.
Cancel culture. fast (OCoLC)fst02020518
Censorship. fast (OCoLC)fst00850568
Disinformation. fast (OCoLC)fst00895245
Fake news. fast (OCoLC)fst01985391
Freedom of speech. fast (OCoLC)fst00934044
Information literacy. fast (OCoLC)fst00972560
Intellectual life. fast (OCoLC)fst00975769
Knowledge, Sociology of. fast (OCoLC)fst00988190
Media literacy. fast (OCoLC)fst01013578
Social epistemology. fast (OCoLC)fst01122446
Social media--Political aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst01983657
Truthfulness and falsehood. fast (OCoLC)fst01158255

Week of Monday, Oct 04 2021

Guide to 2021 redistricting in Texas / published by the Texas Legislative Council.
Austin, Tex. : Texas Legislative Council, [2021]
L1400.8 G942 2021
Received: 10/4/2021
Apportionment (Election law)--Texas.
Election districts--Texas.

Data for 2021 redistricting in Texas / published by the Texas Legislative Council.
Austin, Tex. : Texas Legislative Council, [2021]
L1400.8 D262 2021
Received: 10/4/2021
Apportionment (Election law)--Texas.
Election districts--Texas.

Constitutional amendments proposed for November 2021 ballot / House Research Organization, Texas House of Representatives.
Austin TX : House Research Organization, Texas House of Representatives, [2021]
L1801.9 ST94 87-3
Received: 10/4/2021
Constitutional amendments--Texas.
Constitutions--Texas.-3

Teaching Black history to white people / Leonard N. Moore.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2021.
973.0496073 M821T 2021
Received: 10/4/2021
African Americans--History--Study and teaching (Higher)--United States.
African Americans--History--Study and teaching (Higher)--United States--Anecdotes.
Racism--History--Study and teaching (Higher)--United States.
African Americans--United States--History.
Whites--Education (Higher)--United States.
African Americans. fast (OCoLC)fst00799558
African Americans--Study and teaching (Higher) fast (OCoLC)fst00799710

Sunset in Texas, 2022-2023.
[Austin, TX] : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2021]
S1500.8 SU74 2021
Received: 10/4/2021
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.
Legislation--Texas.

Week of Monday, Sep 13 2021

Flawed giant : Lyndon Johnson and his times, 1961-1973 / Robert Dallek.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
923.173 J634F
Received: 9/15/2021
Presidents--United States--Biography.
Prâesidents--âEtats-Unis--Biographies.
Politics and government fast (OCoLC)fst01919741
Presidents. fast (OCoLC)fst01075723
Politik gnd (DE-588)4046514-7
Presidenten. gtt
Prâesidents--âEtats-Unis--Biographies. ram

The Union League and biracial politics in Reconstruction Texas / Carl H. Moneyhon.
College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [2021]
305.8009764 M742UN 2021
Received: 9/15/2021
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)--Texas.
African Americans--Texas--Politics and government--19th century.
African Americans--Politics and government. fast (OCoLC)fst00799659
Politics and government. fast (OCoLC)fst01919741
Race relations--Political aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst01086519
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) fast (OCoLC)fst01754987

Week of Monday, Sep 06 2021

Condensed analyses of proposed constitutional amendments, 87th Regular Session, November 2, 2021, election / published by the Texas Legislative Council.
Austin, TX : Texas Legislative Council, [2021]
L1400.7 C766C 2021
Received: 9/8/2021
Constitutional amendments--Texas.
Constitutions--Texas.

Week of Monday, Aug 30 2021

Analyses of proposed constitutional amendments, 87th Regular Session, November 2, 2021, election / Texas Legislative Council.
Austin, TX : Texas Legislative Council, [2021]
L1400.7 C766 2021
Received: 9/1/2021
Constitutional amendments--Texas.
Constitutions--Texas.

Week of Monday, Aug 23 2021

Executive order GA-39 relating to prohibiting vaccine mandates and vaccine passports subject to legislative action.
Austin, Tex. : Office of the Governor, [2021]
G648.1 EX31 39
Received: 8/25/2021
Vaccines.
Immunization--Texas.
Emergency management--Texas.
Public health--Texas.
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

Week of Monday, Aug 16 2021

When the Lone Star froze over : Winter Storm Uri and the lived experiences of Texas low-income communities / Texas Energy Poverty Research Institute.
[Austin, TX] : Texas Energy Poverty Research Institute, [2021]
976.4 EN56W 2021
Received: 8/19/2021
Winter storms--Texas.
Electric power transmission--Texas.
Electric power failures--Texas.