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Title:
Guns and crime
Author:
Roleff, Tamara L., 1959-
Publication Information:
San Diego : Greenhaven Press, 2000.
Physical Description:
106 pages ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780737701531

9780737701524
Format :
Book

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Central Library HV7436 .G8773 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Tamara L. Roleff is a published author and an editor of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Tamara L. Roleff include The Olympics (At Issue Series), Genetic Engineering (Compact Research Series), Body Piercing and Tattoos (At Issue Series).

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Tamara L. Roleff is a published author and an editor of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Tamara L. Roleff include The Olympics (At Issue Series), Genetic Engineering (Compact Research Series), Body Piercing and Tattoos (At Issue Series).

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

Richard CohenDavid KopelDouglas WeilJohn R. Lott Jr.Morgan Reynolds and H. Sterling BurnettFranklin Zimring and Gordon HawkinsRobert F. DrinanDon B. KatesDianne FeinsteinJoseph PerkinsLucian K. Truscott IVJoe ZychikKristen RandWayne R. LaPierreDennis HeniganMichael I. Krauss and Robert A. LevyJohn Michael SnyderRichard CohenDavid KopelDouglas WeilJohn R. Lott Jr.Morgan Reynolds and H. Sterling BurnettFranklin Zimring and Gordon HawkinsRobert F. DrinanDon B. KatesDianne FeinsteinJoseph PerkinsLucian K. Truscott IVJoe ZychikKristen RandWayne R. LaPierreDennis HeniganMichael I. Krauss and Robert A. LevyJohn Michael Snyder
Introductionp. 9
1. Fewer Guns Would Make Society Saferp. 11
2. Guns in the Right Hands Make Society Saferp. 13
3. Gun Control Can Reduce Crimep. 19
4. Gun Control Does Not Reduce Crimep. 26
5. Carrying Concealed Weapons Reduces Crimep. 29
6. The Research on Concealed Weapons Laws Is Flawedp. 33
7. Banning Handguns Would Reduce Crimep. 45
8. Banning Handguns Does Not Reduce Crimep. 48
9. Banning Assault-Type Rifles Would Reduce Crimep. 54
10. Banning Assault-Type Rifles Would Not Reduce Crimep. 57
11. Law-Abiding Citizens Do Not Need Assault-Type Riflesp. 59
12. Law-Abiding Citizens Have a Right to Own Assault-Type Riflesp. 62
13. Regulating Gun Show Sales Would Reduce Crimep. 65
14. Regulating Gun Shows Is an Unreasonable Restriction on Law-Abiding Citizensp. 77
15. Gun Manufacturers Should Be Held Responsible for Illegal Use of Gunsp. 82
16. Gun Manufacturers Should Not Be Held Responsible for Illegal Use of Gunsp. 87
17. Firearm Education, Not Gun Control, Would Reduce Crimep. 93
Organizations to Contactp. 96
Bibliographyp. 100
Indexp. 103
Introductionp. 9
1. Fewer Guns Would Make Society Saferp. 11
2. Guns in the Right Hands Make Society Saferp. 13
3. Gun Control Can Reduce Crimep. 19
4. Gun Control Does Not Reduce Crimep. 26
5. Carrying Concealed Weapons Reduces Crimep. 29
6. The Research on Concealed Weapons Laws Is Flawedp. 33
7. Banning Handguns Would Reduce Crimep. 45
8. Banning Handguns Does Not Reduce Crimep. 48
9. Banning Assault-Type Rifles Would Reduce Crimep. 54
10. Banning Assault-Type Rifles Would Not Reduce Crimep. 57
11. Law-Abiding Citizens Do Not Need Assault-Type Riflesp. 59
12. Law-Abiding Citizens Have a Right to Own Assault-Type Riflesp. 62
13. Regulating Gun Show Sales Would Reduce Crimep. 65
14. Regulating Gun Shows Is an Unreasonable Restriction on Law-Abiding Citizensp. 77
15. Gun Manufacturers Should Be Held Responsible for Illegal Use of Gunsp. 82
16. Gun Manufacturers Should Not Be Held Responsible for Illegal Use of Gunsp. 87
17. Firearm Education, Not Gun Control, Would Reduce Crimep. 93
Organizations to Contactp. 96
Bibliographyp. 100
Indexp. 103

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