DANIEL JAY BAUM


Selected Works

Non-Fiction/Public Policy, History and Public Policy, Public Interest and Creative Works
Assisted Living For Our Parents: A Sonís Journey
A compelling navigation through the questions, problems, and risks involved in choosing an assisted living facility. Winner of the 2007 American Journal of Nursing's Book of the Year Award in the categories of public policy and creative writing.
Non-Fiction/Public Policy, History and Public Policy, Public Interest and Creative Works
The Final Plateau: The Betrayal of our Older Citizens
An inquiry and critique focusing on society's role in isolating, and contributing to the destruction of older people.



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Biography

Dr. Daniel Jay Baum has been an academic, writer, editor, publisher and arbitrator for more than thirty years.

He is the author of more than thirty books including: The Silent Partners, Mass Administrative Justice: The Welfare Family, Toward a Free Housing Market, Assisted Living for Our Parents; A Sonís Journey (winner of the 2007 American Journal of Nursing's Book of the Year Award in the categories of public policy and creative writing), The Final Plateau, Discount Justice, Teenage Pregnancy, Warehouses for Death, The Investment Function of Canadian Financial Institutions, Building Your Future, Thinking About Law and Times Past (a history series). He is also the principal writer for Just in Time, a quarterly Canadian law journal for high schools.

Various publications have been well reviewed in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Times of London, The Globe and Mail, The Vancouver Sun and The Ottawa Citizen.

For periods ranging up to fifteen years, Dr. Baum has been editor-in-chief of the following publications: The Administrative Law Review (organ of the Administrative Law Section, American Bar Association), The Sports Lawyers Newsletter and The Motor Carriers Lawyers Association Journal.

He was a professor of law at Osgoode Hall School, York University, from 1968 to 1987. He served as a professor of law at Indiana University from 1961 to 1967. And he was named a visiting professor at the University of New South Wales, (Sydney, Australia), Hebrew University (Jerusalem, Israel), George Washington University (Washington, D.C.) and the University of Cincinnati (Ohio).

For more than twenty-five years, Dr. Baum has been an arbitrator in Ontario and for the Canadian government.

Dr. Baum is available as a lecturer. Please contact him via e-mail (refer to Quick Links to the left).