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The Resource Tragedy in Tucson : the Arizona shooting rampage, by Aimee Houser

Tragedy in Tucson : the Arizona shooting rampage, by Aimee Houser

Label
Tragedy in Tucson : the Arizona shooting rampage
Title
Tragedy in Tucson
Title remainder
the Arizona shooting rampage
Statement of responsibility
by Aimee Houser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This title examines an important historic event -- the shooting of Representative Gabrielle Giffords and 18 others in Tucson, Arizona. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the man behind the shooting, Jared Loughner, and his history of mental illness, the disease schizophrenia, Giffords rise in politics, the political climate in America, including the hot button issue of health-care reform, Giffords's fight for her life, and the effects of this event on society. Also discussed are the gun laws in America, the National Rifle Association's stand on gun control, new legislation introduced in Congress regarding gun control, and mental health policy and law. Features include a table of contents, glossary, selected bibliography, Web links, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Houser, Aimee
Dewey number
364.152/4092
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6534.T8
LC item number
H68 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Essential events
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Giffords, Gabrielle D.
  • Loughner, Jared Lee
  • Murder
  • Firearms and crime
  • Firearms
  • Schizophrenia
  • Mental health laws
  • Giffords, Gabrielle D.
  • Loughner, Jared Lee
  • Giffords, Gabrielle D.
  • Loughner, Jared Lee
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Attempted assassination
  • Firearms and crime
  • Firearms
  • Mental health laws
  • Murder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Arizona
  • United States
  • Homicide
  • Firearms
  • Schizophrenia
  • Mental health laws
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tragedy in Tucson : the Arizona shooting rampage, by Aimee Houser
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Five fatal minutes -- Jared Loughner -- Gabrielle Giffords -- Three days in January -- Healing -- Guns, culture, and the law -- Mental illness policy and law -- United States v. Loughner -- Compassion and civility -- Timeline -- Essential facts
Control code
775605076
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781614784524
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775605076
Label
Tragedy in Tucson : the Arizona shooting rampage, by Aimee Houser
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Five fatal minutes -- Jared Loughner -- Gabrielle Giffords -- Three days in January -- Healing -- Guns, culture, and the law -- Mental illness policy and law -- United States v. Loughner -- Compassion and civility -- Timeline -- Essential facts
Control code
775605076
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781614784524
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775605076

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