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The Resource Gun control, Tamara L. Roleff, book editor

Gun control, Tamara L. Roleff, book editor

Label
Gun control
Title
Gun control
Statement of responsibility
Tamara L. Roleff, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Essays debate issues regarding gun control, including the threat of guns in the home, the right of Americans to bear arms, the reduction of crime due to personal ownership of firearms, and measures taken to reduce gun violence
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
234162
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
344.7305/33
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
KF3942.H3
LC item number
G86 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Gun control, Tamara L. Roleff, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0710/2007005374.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 192-194) and 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
Is gun ownership a threat to society? Guns in the home threaten children's safety / Jane E. Brody ; The threat of guns in the home is exaggerated / Wayne LaPierre ; Assault weapons are a threat to public safety / Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence ; Assault weapons are not a threat to public safety / Michael Caswell ; Laws that allow concealed weapons protect society / Adam Lichtenheld -- Does the Second Amendment protect private gun ownership? The individual right to bear arms is guaranteed by the second amendment / Robert A. Levy ; The second amendment right guarantees a collective right, not an individual right / Legal Action Project ; The second amendment permits reasonable regulations on gun ownership / Saul Cornell, interviewed by Scott Vogel ; Most regulations on gun ownership are not reasonable / Jason Kallini -- Do gun control regulations reduce crime and violence? Restricting gun ownership protects society and reduces crime / Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence ; Restricting gun ownership benefits criminals / Robert W. Lee ; .50-Caliber weapons should be regulated / Eli Kintisch ; Banning .50-caliber weapons would not reduce gun violence / James O.E. Norell ; Gun control laws can reduce gun violence / Ik-Whan G. Kwon and Daniel W. Baack ; Gun control laws do not reduce gun violence / John Moorhouse, interviewed by Mitch Kokai -- What measures would reduce gun violence? The "Gun Show Loophole" should be closed / Americans for Gun Safety ; There are no "Gun Show Loopholes" / Orrin G. Hatch ; People on terrorist watch lists should not be allowed to buy guns / Steven E. Roberts ; Banning people on terrorist watch lists from buying guns will be ineffective / John R. Lott Jr. and Sonya D. Jones ; "Stand Your Ground" laws are a license to murder / GunGuys.com ; "Stand Your Ground" laws will protect crime victims / David Kopel
Control code
4235350
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9780737736618
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007005374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm82368057
  • (OCoLC)82368057
Label
Gun control, Tamara L. Roleff, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0710/2007005374.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 192-194) and 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
Is gun ownership a threat to society? Guns in the home threaten children's safety / Jane E. Brody ; The threat of guns in the home is exaggerated / Wayne LaPierre ; Assault weapons are a threat to public safety / Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence ; Assault weapons are not a threat to public safety / Michael Caswell ; Laws that allow concealed weapons protect society / Adam Lichtenheld -- Does the Second Amendment protect private gun ownership? The individual right to bear arms is guaranteed by the second amendment / Robert A. Levy ; The second amendment right guarantees a collective right, not an individual right / Legal Action Project ; The second amendment permits reasonable regulations on gun ownership / Saul Cornell, interviewed by Scott Vogel ; Most regulations on gun ownership are not reasonable / Jason Kallini -- Do gun control regulations reduce crime and violence? Restricting gun ownership protects society and reduces crime / Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence ; Restricting gun ownership benefits criminals / Robert W. Lee ; .50-Caliber weapons should be regulated / Eli Kintisch ; Banning .50-caliber weapons would not reduce gun violence / James O.E. Norell ; Gun control laws can reduce gun violence / Ik-Whan G. Kwon and Daniel W. Baack ; Gun control laws do not reduce gun violence / John Moorhouse, interviewed by Mitch Kokai -- What measures would reduce gun violence? The "Gun Show Loophole" should be closed / Americans for Gun Safety ; There are no "Gun Show Loopholes" / Orrin G. Hatch ; People on terrorist watch lists should not be allowed to buy guns / Steven E. Roberts ; Banning people on terrorist watch lists from buying guns will be ineffective / John R. Lott Jr. and Sonya D. Jones ; "Stand Your Ground" laws are a license to murder / GunGuys.com ; "Stand Your Ground" laws will protect crime victims / David Kopel
Control code
4235350
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9780737736618
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007005374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm82368057
  • (OCoLC)82368057

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