The Politics of Gun Control

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CQ Press, 2004 - Social Science - 213 pages
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This work offers wide-ranging coverage of the American gun culture, the history and meaning of Second Amendment, the criminological consequences of guns, the policy-making roles of Congress, the presidency, the bureaucracy, interest groups, public opinion and the political parties.

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User Review  - Shane - Goodreads

A lot of useful information and some interesting discussions but not as much as I had hoped for. His last chapter in which he outlines a new framework for gun control politics is particularly disappointing. Read full review


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About the author (2004)

Robert J. Spitzer is Distinguished Service Professor of Political Science at the State University of New York, College at Cortland.

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