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Earl Gregg Swem Library

Women in Islamic Societies: A Selected Review of Social Scientific Literature

Categories: Foreign Affairs,Religion/Ethics,Women

http://www.loc.gov/rr/frd/pdf-files/Women_Islamic_Societies.pdf

Lengthy bibliographical essay which identifies major works and representative studies on Muslim women and analyzes the literature that has been produced on the dimensions of Muslim womenÂ’s lives since the 1970s. From the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress.

Enron Trial Exhibits and Releases

Categories: Business/Economics,Crime/Justice,Headlines

http://www.usdoj.gov/enron/index.html

Offers a collection of materials related to the current Enron trials including press releases, government exhibits admitted into evidence, and a list of witnesses. From the U.S. Department of Justice.

Secretary’s Progress Report II on the Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit

Categories: Elderly,Govt Processes/Organization,Health/Medical,Medicare/Medicaid

http://www.hhs.gov/medicare2final.pdf

An optimistic view of how things are going with the rollout of the Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit from the secretary of the Health and Human Services Department.

2006 Trade Policy Agenda and 2005 Annual Report

Categories: Foreign Trade/Investment

http://www.ustr.gov/Document_Library/Reports_Publications/2006/2006_Trade_Policy_Agenda/Section_Index.html

Annual report on how the U.S. administration views trade events over the past year including regional and bilateral trade negotiations and rulings of the World Trade Organization. Also covers issues of concern for the current year. From the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.