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Title:
How can gun violence be reduced?
Author:
Egendorf, Laura K., 1973-
Publication Information:
San Diego, Calif. : Greenhaven Press, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
112 pages ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Gun control will reduce gun violence / C. Emory Burton -- Gun control will not reduce gun violence / Phyllis Schlafly -- Gun control poses a threat to self-defense / Robert J. Cottrol -- Compromising on gun control can reduce gun violence / Gary Rosen -- Concealed-carry laws reduce violent crime / John R. Lott, Jr. -- Concealed-carry laws do not save lives / Daniel Webster and Jens Ludwig -- Personalized guns can reduce gun violence / Stephen P. Teret ... [et al.] -- Personalized guns are an ineffective solution to gun violence / Violence Policy Center -- Lawsuits against the gun industry can reduce violence / Brian J. Siebel -- Lawsuits against the gun industry violate the Second Amendment / Bob Barr -- The Brady Law has led to a drop in violent crime / Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence -- The Brady Law does not reduce violent crime / James Bovard -- Targeting illegal firearms trafficking can help reduce gun violence / Bureau of Justice Assistance -- Enforcing current gun laws will reduce gun violence / Benjamin Kepple.
ISBN:
9780737708011

9780737708004
Format :
Book

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Summary

Many Americans fear they will become the victims of gun violence. In this anthology, the contributors evaluate the benefits and drawbacks of several approaches to reducing gun violence. Among the topics considered are the Brady Bill, personalized weapons, and the overall impact of gun control.


Summary

Many Americans fear they will become the victims of gun violence. In this anthology, the contributors evaluate the benefits and drawbacks of several approaches to reducing gun violence. Among the topics considered are the Brady Bill, personalized weapons, and the overall impact of gun control.