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The Resource Reducing gun violence in America : informing policy with evidence and analysis, edited by Daniel W. Webster, and Jon S. Vernick

Reducing gun violence in America : informing policy with evidence and analysis, edited by Daniel W. Webster, and Jon S. Vernick

Label
Reducing gun violence in America : informing policy with evidence and analysis
Title
Reducing gun violence in America
Title remainder
informing policy with evidence and analysis
Statement of responsibility
edited by Daniel W. Webster, and Jon S. Vernick
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The staggering toll of gun violence-which claims 31,000 U.S. lives each year-is an urgent public health issue that demands an effective evidence-based policy response. The Johns Hopkins University convened more than 20 of the world's leading experts on gun violence and policy to summarize relevant research and recommend policies that are both constitutional and have broad public support
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
HV7436
LC item number
.R4152 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gun control
  • Firearms and crime
Target audience
adult
Label
Reducing gun violence in America : informing policy with evidence and analysis, edited by Daniel W. Webster, and Jon S. Vernick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • 3
  • Rational Firearm Regulation: Evidence-based Gun Laws in Australia
  • Rebecca Peters
  • Peters, Rebecca
  • 195
  • 16
  • Big Melt: How One Democracy Changed after Scrapping a Third of Its Firearms
  • Philip Alpers
  • Alpers, Philip
  • 205
  • 17
  • 2
  • Brazil: Gun Control and Homicide Reduction
  • Antonio Rangel Bandeira
  • Bandeira, Antonio Rangel
  • 213
  • Part V
  • Second Amendment
  • 18
  • Scope of Regulatory Authority under the Second Amendment
  • Lawrence E. Rosenthal
  • Rosenthal, Lawrence E., Adam Winkler
  • Limited Impact of the Brady Act: Evaluation and Implications
  • Winkler, Adam
  • 225
  • Part VI
  • Public Opinion on Gun Policy
  • 19
  • Public Opinion on Proposals to Strengthen U.S. Gun Laws: Findings from a 2013 Survey
  • Emma E. McGinty
  • McGinty, Emma E., Daniel W. Webster
  • Webster, Daniel W., Jon S. Vernick
  • Vernick, Jon S., Colleen L. Barry
  • Philip J. Cook
  • Barry, Colleen L.
  • 239
  • Cook, Philip J., Jens Ludwig
  • Ludwig, Jens
  • 21
  • 3
  • Preventing Gun Violence Involving People with Serious Mental Illness
  • Jeffrey W. Swanson
  • Part I
  • Swanson, Jeffrey W., Allison Gilbert Robertson
  • Robertson, Allison Gilbert, Linda K. Frisman
  • Frisman, Linda K., Michael A. Norko
  • Norko, Michael A., Hsiu-Ju Lin
  • Lin, Hsiu-Ju, Marvin S. Swartz
  • Swartz, Marvin S., Philip J. Cook
  • Cook, Philip J.
  • 33
  • 4
  • Evidence for Optimism: Policies to Limit Batterers' Access to Guns
  • Gun Policy Lessons from the United States: Keeping Guns from High-Risk Individuals
  • April M. Zeoli
  • Zeoli, April M., Shannon Frattaroli
  • Frattaroli, Shannon
  • 53
  • 5
  • Reconsidering the Adequacy of Current Conditions on Legal Firearm Ownership
  • Katherine A. Vittes
  • Vittes, Katherine A., Daniel W. Webster
  • Webster, Daniel W., Jon S. Vernick
  • Vernick, Jon S.
  • 1
  • 65
  • 6
  • Broadening Denial Criteria for the Purchase and Possession of Firearms: Need, Feasibility, and Effectiveness
  • Garen J. Wintemute
  • Wintemute, Garen J.
  • 77
  • 7
  • Comprehensive Background Checks for Firearm Sales: Evidence from Gun Shows
  • Garen J. Wintemute
  • Wintemute, Garen J.
  • Firearms and Violent Death in the United States
  • 95
  • 8
  • Preventing the Diversion of Guns to Criminals through Effective Firearm Sales Laws
  • Daniel W. Webster
  • Webster, Daniel W., Jon S. Vernick
  • Vernick, Jon S., Emma E. McGinty
  • McGinty, Emma E., Ted Alcorn
  • Alcorn, Ted
  • 109
  • 9
  • Matthew Miller
  • Spurring Responsible Firearms Sales Practices through Litigation: The Impact of New York City's Lawsuits against Gun Dealers on Interstate Gun Trafficking
  • Daniel W. Webster
  • Webster, Daniel W., Jon S. Vernick
  • Vernick, Jon S.
  • 123
  • 10
  • Curtailing Dangerous Sales Practices by Licensed Firearm Dealers: Legal Opportunities and Obstacles
  • Jon S. Vernick
  • Vernick, Jon S., Daniel W. Webster
  • Webster, Daniel W.
  • Miller, Matthew, Deborah Azrael
  • 133
  • Part II
  • Making Gun Laws Enforceable
  • 11
  • Enforcing Federal Laws against Firearms Traffickers: Raising Operational Effectiveness by Lowering Enforcement Obstacles
  • Anthony A. Braga
  • Braga, Anthony A., Peter L. Gagliardi
  • Gagliardi, Peter L.
  • 143
  • Part III
  • Azrael, Deborah, David Hemenway
  • Gun Policy Lessons from the United States: High-Risk Guns
  • 12
  • America's Experience with the Federal Assault Weapons Ban, 1994-2004: Key Findings and Implications
  • Christopher S. Koper
  • Koper, Christopher S.
  • 157
  • 13
  • Personalized Guns: Using Technology to Save Lives
  • Stephen P. Teret
  • Teret, Stephen P., Adam D. Mernit
  • Hemenway, David
  • Mernit, Adam D.
  • 173
  • Part IV
  • International Case Studies of Responses to Gun Violence
  • 14
  • Gun Control in Great Britain after the Dunblane Shootings
  • Michael J. North
  • North, Michael J.
  • 185
  • 15
Control code
ocn823897002
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxviii, 282 pages
Isbn
9781421411101
Lccn
2013930408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
363.33 R249 ; XX-N ; jll ; RQ1306NG.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 823897002
  • (Sirsi) 823897002
  • (OCoLC)823897002
Label
Reducing gun violence in America : informing policy with evidence and analysis, edited by Daniel W. Webster, and Jon S. Vernick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • 3
  • Rational Firearm Regulation: Evidence-based Gun Laws in Australia
  • Rebecca Peters
  • Peters, Rebecca
  • 195
  • 16
  • Big Melt: How One Democracy Changed after Scrapping a Third of Its Firearms
  • Philip Alpers
  • Alpers, Philip
  • 205
  • 17
  • 2
  • Brazil: Gun Control and Homicide Reduction
  • Antonio Rangel Bandeira
  • Bandeira, Antonio Rangel
  • 213
  • Part V
  • Second Amendment
  • 18
  • Scope of Regulatory Authority under the Second Amendment
  • Lawrence E. Rosenthal
  • Rosenthal, Lawrence E., Adam Winkler
  • Limited Impact of the Brady Act: Evaluation and Implications
  • Winkler, Adam
  • 225
  • Part VI
  • Public Opinion on Gun Policy
  • 19
  • Public Opinion on Proposals to Strengthen U.S. Gun Laws: Findings from a 2013 Survey
  • Emma E. McGinty
  • McGinty, Emma E., Daniel W. Webster
  • Webster, Daniel W., Jon S. Vernick
  • Vernick, Jon S., Colleen L. Barry
  • Philip J. Cook
  • Barry, Colleen L.
  • 239
  • Cook, Philip J., Jens Ludwig
  • Ludwig, Jens
  • 21
  • 3
  • Preventing Gun Violence Involving People with Serious Mental Illness
  • Jeffrey W. Swanson
  • Part I
  • Swanson, Jeffrey W., Allison Gilbert Robertson
  • Robertson, Allison Gilbert, Linda K. Frisman
  • Frisman, Linda K., Michael A. Norko
  • Norko, Michael A., Hsiu-Ju Lin
  • Lin, Hsiu-Ju, Marvin S. Swartz
  • Swartz, Marvin S., Philip J. Cook
  • Cook, Philip J.
  • 33
  • 4
  • Evidence for Optimism: Policies to Limit Batterers' Access to Guns
  • Gun Policy Lessons from the United States: Keeping Guns from High-Risk Individuals
  • April M. Zeoli
  • Zeoli, April M., Shannon Frattaroli
  • Frattaroli, Shannon
  • 53
  • 5
  • Reconsidering the Adequacy of Current Conditions on Legal Firearm Ownership
  • Katherine A. Vittes
  • Vittes, Katherine A., Daniel W. Webster
  • Webster, Daniel W., Jon S. Vernick
  • Vernick, Jon S.
  • 1
  • 65
  • 6
  • Broadening Denial Criteria for the Purchase and Possession of Firearms: Need, Feasibility, and Effectiveness
  • Garen J. Wintemute
  • Wintemute, Garen J.
  • 77
  • 7
  • Comprehensive Background Checks for Firearm Sales: Evidence from Gun Shows
  • Garen J. Wintemute
  • Wintemute, Garen J.
  • Firearms and Violent Death in the United States
  • 95
  • 8
  • Preventing the Diversion of Guns to Criminals through Effective Firearm Sales Laws
  • Daniel W. Webster
  • Webster, Daniel W., Jon S. Vernick
  • Vernick, Jon S., Emma E. McGinty
  • McGinty, Emma E., Ted Alcorn
  • Alcorn, Ted
  • 109
  • 9
  • Matthew Miller
  • Spurring Responsible Firearms Sales Practices through Litigation: The Impact of New York City's Lawsuits against Gun Dealers on Interstate Gun Trafficking
  • Daniel W. Webster
  • Webster, Daniel W., Jon S. Vernick
  • Vernick, Jon S.
  • 123
  • 10
  • Curtailing Dangerous Sales Practices by Licensed Firearm Dealers: Legal Opportunities and Obstacles
  • Jon S. Vernick
  • Vernick, Jon S., Daniel W. Webster
  • Webster, Daniel W.
  • Miller, Matthew, Deborah Azrael
  • 133
  • Part II
  • Making Gun Laws Enforceable
  • 11
  • Enforcing Federal Laws against Firearms Traffickers: Raising Operational Effectiveness by Lowering Enforcement Obstacles
  • Anthony A. Braga
  • Braga, Anthony A., Peter L. Gagliardi
  • Gagliardi, Peter L.
  • 143
  • Part III
  • Azrael, Deborah, David Hemenway
  • Gun Policy Lessons from the United States: High-Risk Guns
  • 12
  • America's Experience with the Federal Assault Weapons Ban, 1994-2004: Key Findings and Implications
  • Christopher S. Koper
  • Koper, Christopher S.
  • 157
  • 13
  • Personalized Guns: Using Technology to Save Lives
  • Stephen P. Teret
  • Teret, Stephen P., Adam D. Mernit
  • Hemenway, David
  • Mernit, Adam D.
  • 173
  • Part IV
  • International Case Studies of Responses to Gun Violence
  • 14
  • Gun Control in Great Britain after the Dunblane Shootings
  • Michael J. North
  • North, Michael J.
  • 185
  • 15
Control code
ocn823897002
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxviii, 282 pages
Isbn
9781421411101
Lccn
2013930408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
363.33 R249 ; XX-N ; jll ; RQ1306NG.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 823897002
  • (Sirsi) 823897002
  • (OCoLC)823897002

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