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Gun control / Christina Fisanick, book editor.

Fisanick, Christina. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Loogootee PL - Loogootee YA 363.33 FIS (Text) 70511000046400 YA NonFiction Available -
Scott County PL - Scottsburg YA 363.33 FIS (Text) 35830801576090 Young Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Winchester Comm. PL - Winchester 363.33 FIS (Text) 76682000131559 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780737747270 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0737747277 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780737747287 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0737747285 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 242 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Farmington Hills, MI : Greenhaven Press, [2010]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Gun control policies around the world: Switzerland considers gun control / Imogen Foulkes -- South Africa's gun-free zone policies have been effective / Adèle Kirsten et al. -- Jamaican gun control policies are ineffective / Denton Tyndale -- India's gun control policies are ineffective / Abhijeet Singh -- Gun control and global crime: In Nigeria, mass gun ownership is not a solution to violent crimes / Okechukwu Emeh Jr. -- Germany's gun control laws are ineffective in preventing crime / Kevin Yuill -- Canadian gun control laws have reduced domestic homicide rates / Coalition for Gun Control -- Australia's gun control policies have reduced crime / Simon Chapman, Philip Alpers, Kingsley Agho, Mike Jones -- Sudan's gun buyback programs will reduce crime / Adoik Mayik -- The effects of gun ownership and gun control on society: Proliferation of small arms is a global challenge / Thomas Jackson, Nicholas Marsh, Taylor Owen, Anne Thurin -- Gun-related crimes are costly for the people of New Zealand / Amanda Ruler -- Jamaican gun ownership is a threat to children and adolescents / Arthur Williams -- Gun ownership is not a threat to children's rights / Michael Farris -- Gun confiscation by Uganda's National Army has violated human rights in the Karamoja Region / Human Rights Watch -- United Nations gun confiscation program violates human rights in East Africa / David B. Kopel, Paul Gallant, Joanne D. Eisen -- Impact of the global arms trade: Global trade in small arms must be regulated / Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN) -- Passage of a global arms trade treaty is essential / Brian Wood -- Small arms trade in Trinidad and Tobago is responsible for increasing crime / United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and the Latin America and the Caribbean Region of the World Bank -- Japan is active in the global arms trade / Robin Ballantyne -- Russia's place in the global arms trade is uncertain / Collin Koh, Ron Matthews -- Costa Rica's small arms regulations should be adopted internationally / Oscar Arias Sánchez.
Subject: Gun control > Juvenile literature.

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