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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
Imogen Foulkes
2 South Africa's Gun-Free Zone Policies Have Been Effective
Adele Kirsten
3 Jamaican Gun Control Policies are Ineffective
Denton Tyndale
4 India's Gun Control Policies are Ineffective
Abhijeet Singh
Periodical Bibliography
Chapter 2 Gun Control and Global Crime
1 In Nigeria, Mass Gun Ownership is Not a Solution to Violent Crimes
Okechukwu Emeh Jr.
2 Germany's Gun Control Laws are Ineffective in Preventing Crime
Kevin Yuill
3 Canadian Gun Control Laws Have Reduced Domestic Homicide Rates
Coalition for Gun Control
4 Australia's Gun Control Policies Have Reduced Crime
Simon Chapman
Philip Alpers
Kingsley Agho
Mike Jones
5 Sudan's Gun Buyback Programs Will Reduce Crime
Adiok Mayik
Periodical Bibliography
Chapter 3 The Effects of Gun Ownership and Gun Control on Society
1 The Proliferation of Small Arms is a Global Challenge
Thomas Jackson
Nicholas Marsh
Taylor Owen
Anne Thurin
2 Gun-Related Crimes are Costly for the People of New Zealand
Amanda Ruler
3 Jamaican Gun Ownership is a Threat to Children and Adolescents
Arthur Williams
4 Gun Ownership is not a Threat to Children's Rights
Michael Farris
5 Gun Confiscation by Uganda's National Army Has Violated Human Rights in the Karamoja Region
Human Rights Watch
6 The United Nations Gun Confiscation Program Violates Human Rights in East Africa
David B. Kopel
Paul Gallant
Joanne D. Eisen
Periodical Bibliography
Chapter 4 The Impact of the Global Arms Trade
1 The Global Trade in Small Arms Must Be Regulated
Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN)
2 The Passage of a Global Arms Trade Treaty is Essential
Brian Wood
3 Small Arms Trade in Trinidad and Tobago is Responsible for Increasing Crime
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
Robin Ballantyne
5 Russia's Place in the Global Arms Trade is Uncertain
Collin Koh
Ron Matthews
6 Costa Rica's Small Arms Regulations Should Be Adopted Internationally
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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