Confronting Gun Violence in America by Thomas Gabor

By Thomas Gabor

This e-book severely 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 U.S. structure, and the firearms and foyer in impeding efforts to avoid gun violence. 
Confronting Gun Violence in America explores suggestions to the gun violence challenge in the USA, a rustic the place ninety humans die from gunshot wounds each day. The wide-range of options assessed comprise: a countrywide gun licensing approach; common heritage assessments; a ban on military-style guns; higher regulatory oversight of the gun undefined; using applied sciences, corresponding to the personalization of guns; baby entry prevention; repealing legislation that motivate violence; altering violent norms; fighting retaliatory violence; and techniques to rebuild American groups. This available and incisive e-book could be of significant curiosity to scholars and researchers in criminology and sociology, besides as practitioners and policy-makers with an curiosity in gun possession and violence.

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