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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 363.33 MILLER (Text) 34706001335753 Non-Fiction 300-399 Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 363.33 GUNS (Text) 33946002780125 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780737743203 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0737743204 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780737743197 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0737743190 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: print
    172 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, [2009]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 162-166) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Is gun violence a serious problem? Gun violence in the United States is an epidemic / Bill Durston ; Number of crimes committed with guns is increasing in the United States / Walter F. Roche Jr. ; Gun violence disproportionately affects African Americans and other minorities / We Need to Stop ; America's gun culture is fading / Gun Guys ; Media show an anti-gun bias in reporting gun violence / David Niedrauer -- Can gun control measures reduce gun violence? Chapter overview / William J. Krouse ; Federal laws are needed to reduce gun violence / John Rosenthal ; Congress must enact strict gun control laws / Jeff Kirvin ; Raising the tax on firearms may reduce gun violence / Kent Garry ; United States must promote responsible access and use of guns / Richard H. Brodhead and James Moeser ; Gun bans disarm law-abiding citizens, not criminals / John R. Lott Jr. ; Gun control laws have not reduced violent crime / John Stossel ; Gun control laws will increase crime / Shaun Connell ; Gun control measures will not make our schools safe / Roger D. McGrath -- Is gun control constitutional? Chapter overview / Mark Tushnet ; Guns are no longer needed to protect democracy / Nasir Ahmed ; Second Amendment is misused by opponents of gun control / Saul Cornell ; U.S. Supreme Court should uphold the District of Columbia's handgun ban / Matthew Cooper ; U.S. Supreme Court should rule that the right to bear arms is subject to reasonable regulation / Allen Rostron ; Citizens still need guns to protect themselves against bad government / John F. McManus ; Second Amendment right to bear arms is an individual right / Wall Street Journal ; Ninth and Fourteenth Amendments support gun rights / Akhil Reed Amar ; Appeals Court ruling in District of Columbia v. Heller showed sound reasoning / Bob Barr -- Is gun ownership dangerous? Guns in the home increases the risks of homicides and suicides / Linda J. Dahlberg, Robin M. Ikeda, and Marcie-jo Kresnow ; Guns in the home pose a risk for children / Alan L. Hammond ; Guns save lives / John Stossel ; Rural homeowners need guns for self-defense / Massad Ayoob ; Media underestimates the defensive uses of guns / Larry Elder.
Summary, etc.: Presents a series of articles on gun violence, examining the issue from a variety of diverse viewpoints.
Subject: Gun control United States
Violence United States
Firearms Law and legislation United States
Firearms ownership United States
Waffenbesitz
Waffenrecht
USA
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