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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 11 citing Gun Violence: The Real Costs. 

Evaluating Gun Policy: Effects on Crime and Violence

Jens Ludwig, Philip J. Cook - Political Science - 2003 - 469 pages
During the past fifty years the United States has reduced the death rate from automobile accidents by one third, yet the rate at which Americans are killed by gunfire has ...
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Shooters : Myths and Realities of America's Gun Cultures: Myths and ...

Institute of Criminology University of Sydney Law School Abigail A. Kohn Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Social Science - 2004 - 240 pages
In the white-hot debate over guns and gun control in America, there is one fact on which both sides in this increasingly polarized conflict can agree: Americans love their guns ...
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Overcriminalization : The Limits of the Criminal Law: The Limits of the ...

Douglas Husak Professor of Philosophy and Law Rutgers University - Law - 2007 - 248 pages
The United States today suffers from too much criminal law and too much punishment. Husak describes the phenomena in some detail and explores their relation, and why these ...
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Private Guns, Public Health, Volume 498, Page 2004

David Hemenway - Medical - 2004 - 326 pages
The advantages of viewing gun violence as a consumer safety and public health problem is demonstrated in this book, emphasizing prevention over punishment and outlining ...
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Evaluating Gun Policy: Effects on Crime and Violence

Jens Ludwig, Philip J. Cook - Political Science - 2003 - 469 pages
During the past fifty years the United States has reduced the death rate from automobile accidents by one third, yet the rate at which Americans are killed by gunfire has ...
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Battleground: Criminal Justice [2 volumes]

Gregg Barak - Social Science - 2007 - 872 pages
There are many controversial aspects of our criminal justice system, and this encyclopedia examines the most significant controversies throughout American history with emphasis ...
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Interaction Ritual Chains

Randall Collins - Social Science - 2004 - 439 pages
Attempts to develop a "radical microsociology". This book proposes that successful rituals create symbols of group membership and pump up individuals with emotional energy ...
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Policing Contingencies

Peter K. Manning - Social Science - 2010 - 305 pages
Despite constant calls for reform, policing in the United States and Britain has changed little over the past thirty years. In Policing Contingencies, Peter K. Manning draws on ...
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