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Gun violence

Author: Lauri S Scherer
Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, ©2013.
Series: Issues that concern you.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the reasons for and against gun control in the United States, especially in relation to violent crime.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lauri S Scherer
ISBN: 9780737762952 0737762950
OCLC Number: 783171106
Description: 126 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Guns cause violence / Harold Evans --
Guns prevent violence / Michael Reagan --
Gun violence is the product of a sick society / David A. Love --
A society without guns is sick / Skip Coryell --
Gun violence particularly threatens African Americans / Violence Policy Center --
Gun violence particularly threatens women / Alice Dahle --
Gun violence particularly threatens children / Children's Defense Fund --
Widespread gun ownership puts police at risk / Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence --
Civilian gun ownership helps police fight crime / John Stossel --
Tighter gun control laws can reduce gun violence / USA Today --
Gun control laws restrict those least likely to commit violence / Don B. Kates, Jr. --
Reinstate ban on military-style assault weapons / Arizona Daily Star --
Assault weapons should not be banned / Jacob Hornberger --
People should be allwed to carry guns in bars / Washington Times --
People should not be allowed to carry guns in bars / Toledo Blade --
People should be allowed to carry guns in churches / Scott McPherson --
Pastoral guidance on Conceal and Carry Law / Archdiocese of Milwaukee --
Schools should be gun-free zones / Colin Goddard --
Schools should not be gun-free zones / Philip Harris.
Series Title: Issues that concern you.
Responsibility: Lauri S. Scherer, book editor.

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Discusses the reasons for and against gun control in the United States, especially in relation to violent crime.

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