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Gun control : restricting rights or protecting people? / Sandra M. Alters.

By: Alters, Sandra.
Contributor(s): Gale Group.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Information Plus reference series; Gale virtual reference library.Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2007Edition: 2007 ed.Description: 1 online resource (viii, 148 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781414428741 (electronic book); 141442874X (electronic book).Subject(s): Gun control -- United States | Gun control -- United States -- Statistics | Gun control -- United States -- History | Firearms ownership -- United States | Firearms -- Law and legislation -- United States | Firearms and crime -- United States | Gunshot wounds -- United States -- Statistics | Gun control -- United States -- Public opinion | Youth and violenceAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Gun control.DDC classification: 363.330973 LOC classification: HV7436 | .A48 2007Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
The history of the right to bear arms -- How many guns are there, and who owns them? -- Firearm laws, regulations, and ordinances -- Court rulings on firearms -- Firearms and crime -- Gun-related injuries and fatalities -- Guns and youth -- Public attitudes toward gun control -- There should be stricter gun control laws -- There should not be stricter gun control laws.
Summary: Explores various aspects of gun control in the United States. Includes information on firearms laws, firearms and crimes, guns and youth, public attitudes toward gun control, and gun control laws.
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HV7436 .A484 2007 (Browse shelf) https://ezproxy.uttyler.edu/login?url=http://link.galegroup.com/apps/pub/0IZY/GVRL?sid=gale_marc&u=txshracd2605 Available ocn166325518

"ISSN 1534-1909."

"Formerly published by Information Plus, Wylie, Texas."

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The history of the right to bear arms -- How many guns are there, and who owns them? -- Firearm laws, regulations, and ordinances -- Court rulings on firearms -- Firearms and crime -- Gun-related injuries and fatalities -- Guns and youth -- Public attitudes toward gun control -- There should be stricter gun control laws -- There should not be stricter gun control laws.

Explores various aspects of gun control in the United States. Includes information on firearms laws, firearms and crimes, guns and youth, public attitudes toward gun control, and gun control laws.

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