Confronting Gun Violence in America by Thomas Gabor PDF

By Thomas Gabor

ISBN-10: 331933722X

ISBN-13: 9783319337227

This publication seriously examines the hyperlink among weapons and violence. It weighs the price of weapons for self-protection opposed to the antagonistic results of gun possession and carrying. It additionally analyses the position of public opinion, the second one modification to the USA structure, and the firearms and foyer in impeding efforts to avoid gun violence. 
Confronting Gun Violence in America explores ideas to the gun violence challenge in the United States, a rustic the place ninety humans die from gunshot wounds on a daily basis. The wide-range of options assessed contain: a countrywide gun licensing process; common history tests; a ban on military-style guns; larger regulatory oversight of the gun undefined; using applied sciences, resembling the personalization of guns; baby entry prevention; repealing legislation that inspire violence; altering violent norms; combating retaliatory violence; and techniques to rebuild American groups. This obtainable and incisive booklet can be of significant curiosity to scholars and researchers in criminology and sociology, in addition as practitioners and policy-makers with an curiosity in gun possession and violence.

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