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The Resource Gun violence : opposing viewpoints, Margaret Haerens, book editor

Gun violence : opposing viewpoints, Margaret Haerens, book editor

Label
Gun violence : opposing viewpoints
Title
Gun violence
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Haerens, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.330973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Haerens, Margaret
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gun control
  • Violent crimes
  • Firearms ownership
Target audience
adult
Label
Gun violence : opposing viewpoints, Margaret Haerens, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How serious is the problem of gun violence? Gun violence is a serious problem / Robert Spitzer -- Extent of gun violence is exaggerated / James B. Jacobs -- Youth gun violence is a serious problem / Josh Sugarmann -- Problem of youth gun violence is exaggerated / Mike Males -- Guns contribute to high suicide rates / Chris Mooney -- Guns do not contribute to high suicide rates / Nicki Fellenzer -- Terrorists procure guns in America / Mark Benjamin -- Terrorists do not procure guns in America / Wayne LaPierre, James Jay Baker -- Does private gun ownership reduce the threat of gun violence? Gun ownership deters violent crime / Robert A. Levy -- Gun ownership does not deter violent crime / David Hemenway -- Concealed weapons make society safer / Steve Newton -- Concealed weapons do not make society safer / Eric W. Alexy -- Assault weapons increase the threat of gun violence / Carolyn McCarthy -- Banning assault weapons will not make society safer / John R. Lott Jr. -- Does the constitution protect private gun ownership? Second Amendment protects private gun ownership / Cato Institute -- Second Amendment does not protect private gun ownership / Barry S. Willdorf -- Gun control is constitutional / Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence -- Gun control is unconstitutional / Dorothy Anne Seese -- How can gun violence be reduced? America needs stronger gun control laws / David Hemenway -- America does not need stronger gun control laws / Steve Pudlo -- Laws regulating gun show sales should be tightened / Consumer Federation of America -- Laws regulating gun show sales should not be tightened / H. Sterling Burnett -- Using guns preemptively in self-defense helps defeat criminals / A. Barton Hinkle -- Using guns preemptively in self-defense increases gun violence / Michelle Cottle -- Mandating the safe storage of guns leaves homeowners vulnerable to criminals / Dave Kopel, Paul Gallant, Joanne Eisen -- Storing guns safely reduces accidental gun violence / Thomas B. Cole, Reneé M. Johnson
Control code
ocm61687909
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9780737733549
Lccn
2005052807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
363.330973 G9543 ; L ; XX-N ; Series-adutl ; C0406GALE (CR).
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61687909
  • (Sirsi) o61687909
Label
Gun violence : opposing viewpoints, Margaret Haerens, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How serious is the problem of gun violence? Gun violence is a serious problem / Robert Spitzer -- Extent of gun violence is exaggerated / James B. Jacobs -- Youth gun violence is a serious problem / Josh Sugarmann -- Problem of youth gun violence is exaggerated / Mike Males -- Guns contribute to high suicide rates / Chris Mooney -- Guns do not contribute to high suicide rates / Nicki Fellenzer -- Terrorists procure guns in America / Mark Benjamin -- Terrorists do not procure guns in America / Wayne LaPierre, James Jay Baker -- Does private gun ownership reduce the threat of gun violence? Gun ownership deters violent crime / Robert A. Levy -- Gun ownership does not deter violent crime / David Hemenway -- Concealed weapons make society safer / Steve Newton -- Concealed weapons do not make society safer / Eric W. Alexy -- Assault weapons increase the threat of gun violence / Carolyn McCarthy -- Banning assault weapons will not make society safer / John R. Lott Jr. -- Does the constitution protect private gun ownership? Second Amendment protects private gun ownership / Cato Institute -- Second Amendment does not protect private gun ownership / Barry S. Willdorf -- Gun control is constitutional / Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence -- Gun control is unconstitutional / Dorothy Anne Seese -- How can gun violence be reduced? America needs stronger gun control laws / David Hemenway -- America does not need stronger gun control laws / Steve Pudlo -- Laws regulating gun show sales should be tightened / Consumer Federation of America -- Laws regulating gun show sales should not be tightened / H. Sterling Burnett -- Using guns preemptively in self-defense helps defeat criminals / A. Barton Hinkle -- Using guns preemptively in self-defense increases gun violence / Michelle Cottle -- Mandating the safe storage of guns leaves homeowners vulnerable to criminals / Dave Kopel, Paul Gallant, Joanne Eisen -- Storing guns safely reduces accidental gun violence / Thomas B. Cole, Reneé M. Johnson
Control code
ocm61687909
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9780737733549
Lccn
2005052807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
363.330973 G9543 ; L ; XX-N ; Series-adutl ; C0406GALE (CR).
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61687909
  • (Sirsi) o61687909

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