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Violence in America

Author: Leon Friedman; United States. National Commission on the Causes and Prevention of Violence.
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©1983, 1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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V.1. Final report: To establish justice, to insure domestic tranquility -- v.2- 3. Violence in America: historical and comparative perspectives -- v.4. Politics of protest: violent aspects of protest and confrontation -- v.5. Firearms and violence in American life -- v.6. Mass media and violence -- v.7. Mass media : hearings -- v.8-9. Assassination and political violence -- v.10-11. Law and order reconsidered --  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leon Friedman; United States. National Commission on the Causes and Prevention of Violence.
ISBN: 0877542945 9780877542940
OCLC Number: 13733532
Notes: This edition is an edited reprint of the report submitted in 1969 to the National Commission on the Causes and Prevention of Violence.
Description: 16 volumes : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: v. 1. To establish justice, to insure domestic tranquility. Final report of the National Commission on the Causes and Prevention of Violence --
v. 2 & v. 3. Violence in America: historical and comparative perspectives --
v. 4. The politics of protest --
v. 5. Firearms and violence --
v. 6 & v. 7. Mass media and violence --
v. 8 & v. 9. Assassination and political violence --
v. 10 & v. 11. Law and order reconsidered --
v. 12-v. 16. Crimes of violence.
Responsibility: General editor, Leon Friedman.

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V.1. Final report: To establish justice, to insure domestic tranquility -- v.2- 3. Violence in America: historical and comparative perspectives -- v.4. Politics of protest: violent aspects of protest and confrontation -- v.5. Firearms and violence in American life -- v.6. Mass media and violence -- v.7. Mass media : hearings -- v.8-9. Assassination and political violence -- v.10-11. Law and order reconsidered -- v.12-16. Crimes of violence.

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