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

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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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Foreword 11(3)
Introduction 14(7)
Chapter 1 Gun Control Policies Around the World
1 Switzerland Considers Gun Control
21(5)
Imogen Foulkes
2 South Africa's Gun-Free Zone Policies Have Been Effective
26(10)
Adele Kirsten
3 Jamaican Gun Control Policies are Ineffective
36(7)
Denton Tyndale
4 India's Gun Control Policies are Ineffective
43(10)
Abhijeet Singh
Periodical Bibliography
53(2)
Chapter 2 Gun Control and Global Crime
1 In Nigeria, Mass Gun Ownership is Not a Solution to Violent Crimes
55(7)
Okechukwu Emeh Jr.
2 Germany's Gun Control Laws are Ineffective in Preventing Crime
62(6)
Kevin Yuill
3 Canadian Gun Control Laws Have Reduced Domestic Homicide Rates
68(7)
Coalition for Gun Control
4 Australia's Gun Control Policies Have Reduced Crime
75(22)
Simon Chapman
Philip Alpers
Kingsley Agho
Mike Jones
5 Sudan's Gun Buyback Programs Will Reduce Crime
97(8)
Adiok Mayik
Periodical Bibliography
105(2)
Chapter 3 The Effects of Gun Ownership and Gun Control on Society
1 The Proliferation of Small Arms is a Global Challenge
107(9)
Thomas Jackson
Nicholas Marsh
Taylor Owen
Anne Thurin
2 Gun-Related Crimes are Costly for the People of New Zealand
116(8)
Amanda Ruler
3 Jamaican Gun Ownership is a Threat to Children and Adolescents
124(7)
Arthur Williams
4 Gun Ownership is not a Threat to Children's Rights
131(6)
Michael Farris
5 Gun Confiscation by Uganda's National Army Has Violated Human Rights in the Karamoja Region
137(7)
Human Rights Watch
6 The United Nations Gun Confiscation Program Violates Human Rights in East Africa
144(14)
David B. Kopel
Paul Gallant
Joanne D. Eisen
Periodical Bibliography
158(2)
Chapter 4 The Impact of the Global Arms Trade
1 The Global Trade in Small Arms Must Be Regulated
160(11)
Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN)
2 The Passage of a Global Arms Trade Treaty is Essential
171(8)
Brian Wood
3 Small Arms Trade in Trinidad and Tobago is Responsible for Increasing Crime
179(12)
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
The Latin America and the Caribbean Region of the World Bank
4 Japan is Active in the Global Arms Trade
191(9)
Robin Ballantyne
5 Russia's Place in the Global Arms Trade is Uncertain
200(7)
Collin Koh
Ron Matthews
6 Costa Rica's Small Arms Regulations Should Be Adopted Internationally
207(11)
Oscar Arias Sanchez
Periodical Bibliography 218(1)
For Further Discussion 219(2)
Organizations to Contact 221(5)
Bibliography of Books 226(3)
Index 229

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