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Guns and Crime: The Data Don't Lie

Mark Gius - Law - 2016 - 131 pages
This book will examine gun violence and crime in America. The emphasis in this text will be on the inadequacy of the data on firearm ownership. In addition, there will be a ...
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The Costs of Crime and Justice

Mark A Cohen - Business & Economics - 2004 - 144 pages
In The Costs of Crime and Justice, Mark Cohen presents a comprehensive view of the financial setbacks of criminal behaviour. Victims of crime might incur medical costs, lost ...
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Point Blank: Guns And Violence In America

Gary Kleck - Social Science - 2005 - 512 pages
Winner of the 1993 Michael J. Hindelang award of the American Society of Criminology. By 1990 there were approximately 200 million guns in private hands in the United States ...
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Incidence and Economic Burden of Injuries in the United States

Eric A. Finkelstein, Phaedra S. Corso, Ted R. Miller - Medical - 2006 - 208 pages
Injuries are one of the most serious public health problems facing the United States today. Through premature death, disability, medical cost and lost productivity, injuries ...
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Risky Behavior among Youths: An Economic Analysis

Jonathan Gruber - Family & Relationships - 2009 - 536 pages
Every day young people engage in risky behaviors that affect not only their immediate well-being but their long-term health and safety. These well-honed essays apply diverse ...
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Gun Control in the United States: A Reference Handbook

Gregg Lee Carter - Political Science - 2006 - 408 pages
This balanced, objective examination of the gun control debate in America gives the general reader access to contemporary research on both sides of the argument. * A chronology ...
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Lethal Logic: Exploding the Myths That Paralyze American Gun Policy

Dennis A. Henigan - Law - 2011 - 282 pages
Systematically refutes the bumper-sticker logic of the gun lobby.
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The Great American Crime Decline

Wolfen Distinguished Scholar Franklin E. Zimring William G. Simon Professor of Law, and Director of the Earl Warren Legal Institute University of California Berkeley - Social Science - 2006 - 272 pages
Many theories--from the routine to the bizarre--have been offered up to explain the crime decline of the 1990s. Was it record levels of imprisonment? An abatement of the crack ...
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Can Gun Control Work?

James B. Jacobs - Law - 2002 - 304 pages
Few schisms in American life run as deep or as wide as the divide between gun rights and gun control advocates. Awash in sound and symbol, the gun regulation debate has largely ...
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