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The Resource Under the gun : weapons, crime, and violence in America, James D. Wright, Peter H. Rossi, Kathleen Daly with the assistance of Eleanor Weber-Burdin

Under the gun : weapons, crime, and violence in America, James D. Wright, Peter H. Rossi, Kathleen Daly with the assistance of Eleanor Weber-Burdin

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Under the gun : weapons, crime, and violence in America
Title
Under the gun
Title remainder
weapons, crime, and violence in America
Statement of responsibility
James D. Wright, Peter H. Rossi, Kathleen Daly with the assistance of Eleanor Weber-Burdin
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Rev. ed. of: Weapons, crime, and violence in America. 1981
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A7U-9uHuls8
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DLC
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Weapons, crime, and violence in America
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Wright, James D
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1921-2006
  • 1948-
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  • Rossi, Peter H.
  • Daly, Kathleen
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  • Violent crimes
  • Firearms
  • Gun control
Label
Under the gun : weapons, crime, and violence in America, James D. Wright, Peter H. Rossi, Kathleen Daly with the assistance of Eleanor Weber-Burdin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Rev. ed. of: Weapons, crime, and violence in America. 1981
  • Includes 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
Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Weapons, crime, and violence: an overview of themes and findings -- Part I. Weapons. How many guns in private hands? - Recent trends in weapon ownership: I. Sport and recreational demand - Recent trends in weapons ownership: II. The police demand for armament -- Recent trends in weapons ownership: III. 'Fear and loathing' and the mass demand for defensive weapons - Characteristics of private weapons owners - On crime and private weapons -- Part II: Crime and violence. How much crime? How much violence? - The firearms used in crime - On the matter of criminal motivations -- Part III. Weapons and their control - Public opinion and gun control - Regulating firearms: an overview of federal, state, and local practices - Weapons control legislation and effects on violent crime - Some policy implications -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
9282412
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 342 pages
Isbn
9780202303055
Lccn
83002615
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)556353
Label
Under the gun : weapons, crime, and violence in America, James D. Wright, Peter H. Rossi, Kathleen Daly with the assistance of Eleanor Weber-Burdin
Publication
Note
  • Rev. ed. of: Weapons, crime, and violence in America. 1981
  • Includes 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
Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Weapons, crime, and violence: an overview of themes and findings -- Part I. Weapons. How many guns in private hands? - Recent trends in weapon ownership: I. Sport and recreational demand - Recent trends in weapons ownership: II. The police demand for armament -- Recent trends in weapons ownership: III. 'Fear and loathing' and the mass demand for defensive weapons - Characteristics of private weapons owners - On crime and private weapons -- Part II: Crime and violence. How much crime? How much violence? - The firearms used in crime - On the matter of criminal motivations -- Part III. Weapons and their control - Public opinion and gun control - Regulating firearms: an overview of federal, state, and local practices - Weapons control legislation and effects on violent crime - Some policy implications -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
9282412
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 342 pages
Isbn
9780202303055
Lccn
83002615
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)556353

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