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Living with guns : a liberal's case for the Second Amendment

Auteur : Craig R Whitney
Éditeur: New York : Public Affairs, ©2012.
Édition/format:   Livre imprimé : Anglais : 1st edVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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Newtown. Columbine. Virginia Tech. Tucson. Aurora. Gun violence on a massive scale has become a plague in our society, yet politicians seem more afraid of having a serious conversation about guns than they are of the next horrific shooting. Any attempt to change the status quo, whether to strengthen gun regulations or weaken them, is sure to degenerate into a hysteria that changes nothing. Our attitudes toward guns  Lire la suite...
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Type de document: Livre
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs: Craig R Whitney
ISBN: 9781610391696 1610391691
Numéro OCLC: 778420567
Description: xvii, 285 pages ; 25 cm
Contenu: The gun battles of our day --
Guns and survival, guns and American independence --
Guns against tyranny --
Guns and self-defense in nineteenth-century America --
The Second Amendment and the Supreme Court --
Gun control and gun violence --
The thinking behind gun rights --
What can be done.
Autres titres: Liberal's case for the Second Amendment
Responsabilité: Craig R. Whitney.

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Newtown. Columbine. Virginia Tech. Tucson. Aurora. Gun violence on a massive scale has become a plague in our society, yet politicians seem more afraid of having a serious conversation about guns  Lire la suite...

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Adam Winkler, Author of Gunfight: The Battle over the Right to Bear Arms in America "Living With Guns is a fascinating and provocative illumination of America's centuries-long battle over gun Lire la suite...

 
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