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Firearms and Violence

Kates

Firearms and Violence

by Kates

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Published by Not Avail .
Written in English

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    Open LibraryOL9902147M
    ISBN 100936488557
    ISBN 109780936488554

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, p.: ill. ; 24 cm. Contents: Introduction --Data for measuring firearms violence and ownership --Firearms, injury, and crime --Interventions aimed at illegal firearm acquisition --The use of guns to defend against criminals --Right-to-carry laws --Firearms and suicide --Firearm injury.   Guns and violence by Egendorf, Laura K., Publication date Topics Examines whether gun violence is a serious problem, what measures can reduce violent incidents, the constitutionality of gun control, and if guns are the best tool for self defense Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by ng on May 14 Pages:

    Guns Down is an unapologetic, bold, evidence-based call for radical change. Appeasements and baby steps will not end the gun violence epidemic that has gripped our country. The plan, in this book, will.” —Debra Messing, actor “We can make our communities safer, save lives, and respect the Second Amendment. This book is about public safety.”. CHAPTER: Living and Dying in Mental Health: Guns, Race, and the Politics of Schizophrenic Violence This book comprises forty-four chapters by scholars whose ethnographic and historical work is conducted around the globe, including South Asia, East Asia, .

    Gun violence is a contemporary global human rights issue. Gun-related violence threatens our most fundamental human right, the right to life. Gun violence is a daily tragedy affecting the lives of individuals around the world. More than people die every day because of violence committed with firearms. Anyone can be affected by firearm.   In the book Gun Violence and Public Life, Michael Kimmel and Cliff Leek, both experts on masculinity, contributed a chapter titled, "There is a .


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Firearms and Violence uses conventional standards of science to examine three major themes - firearms and violence, the quality of research, and the quality of data available. The book assesses the strengths and limitations of current databases, examining current research studies on firearm use and the efforts to reduce unjustified firearm use and suggests ways in which they can be improved.5/5(1).

Firearms and Violence uses conventional standards of science to examine three major themes - firearms and violence, the quality of research, and the quality of data available.

The book assesses the strengths and limitations of current databases, examining current research studies on firearm use and the efforts to reduce unjustified firearm use and suggests ways in which they can be improved.

“Joyce Lee Malcolm brings new evidence that guns reduce violence. Professor Malcolm's carefully researched book is a study of guns and violence in England from the Middle Ages through the present day. When the English were armed to the teeth, violent crime was rare. Now that the English are disarmed, violent crime has by: Guns and Violence: The English Experience.

Behind the passionate debate over gun control and armed crime lurk assumptions about the link between guns and violence. Indeed, the belief that more guns in private hands means higher rates of armed crime underlies most modern gun control legislation/5.

Firearms and Violence uses conventional standards of science to examine three major themes - firearms and violence, the quality of research, and the quality of data available. The book.

Firearms and Violence uses conventional standards of science to examine three major themes - firearms and violence, the quality of research, and the quality of data available. The book assesses the strengths and limitations of current databases, examining current research studies on firearm use and the efforts to reduce unjustified firearm use.

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Economics and Youth Violence: Crime. The book contains nine chapters, and five appendices, on such topics as firearms data, patterns of firearm violence, self‐defense gun use, right‐to‐carry laws, firearms and Cited by: This book is an apolitical exploration of the misperceptions and realities that attend gun violence and mental illness.

The authors frame both pressing social issues as public health problems subject to a variety of interventions on individual and collective levels, including utilization of a novel perspective: evidence-based interventions. Buy Firearms and Violence: A Critical Review by National Research Council, Committee on Law and Justice, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education online at Alibris.

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Firearms and Violence: A Critical Review Charles F. Wellford, John V. Pepper, and Carol V. Petrie, Editors, Committee on Law and Justice, National Research CouncilFile Size: 1MB. The effects of gun violence extend far beyond these casualties—gun violence shapes the lives of millions of Americans who witness it, know someone who was shot, or live in fear of the next shooting.

In order to illustrate the magnitude of everyday gun violence, Everytown has gathered the most comprehensive, publicly available data. Joyce Lee Malcolm brings new evidence that guns reduce violence.

Professor Malcolm's carefully researched book is a study of guns and violence in England from the Middle Ages through the present day. When the English were armed to the teeth, violent crime was rare.

Now that the English are disarmed, violent crime has : This new paperback comprehensively reviews the research evidence on the links between guns, violence, and gun control, and reports results of the author's own research as well.

In Targeting Guns, Kleck follows the line of argument and careful statistical inference of his earlier prizewinning volume, Point Blank, while updating the literature reviews and statistical information, and adding two 5/5(3). ate the myth that mental illness leads to violence, as well as the mis.

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The Johns Hopkins University Press uses environmentally friendly book materials, including recycled text paper that is composed of at least 30 percent post- consumer waste, whenever possible. To .gun violence arising from criminal misconduct or suicide is an important goal of broader primary and secondary prevention and intervention strategies.

Such strategies must also attend to redirecting developmental antecedents and larger sociocultural processes that contribute to gun violence and gun-related deaths.

antecedents to Gun vioLence:File Size: KB.Abstract. Questions about firearms ownership and use are significant elements of crime policy and constitutional law in the United States.

Two important recent issues involving guns are the distinction between prevalence and incidence effects of gun ownership and the important contrast between private gun rights in households and in public : Franklin E.

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