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Gun Violence

by James D. Torr

  • 273 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & violence,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Violent crimes,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • United States,
  • Social Issues - Violence,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Law Enforcement,
  • Government policy,
  • Firearms ownership,
  • Gun control

  • Edition Notes

    paperback edition

    SeriesOpposing Viewpoints Series
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7897724M
    ISBN 100737707127
    ISBN 109780737707120

    Discover librarian-selected research resources on Youth Violence from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Home» Browse» Criminal Justice» Social and Psychological Aspects of Crime» Violence» Youth Violence. billion dollars. That is the annual cost of gun violence in America according to the authors of this landmark study, a book destined to change the way Americans view the problem of gun-related violence. Until now researchers have assessed the burden imposed by gunshot injuries and deaths in terms of medical costs and lost productivity.

    Gun Violence: Our National Narrative – A Living Memorial (formerly titled STILL/HEAR) is an interactive, community-driven exhibit that visualizes the scale and impact of gun violence across American history. The work of researching, preparing, and processing the exhibit's materials will be shared through a series of community workshops. May 02,  · Promotional video for "The Gun Violence History Book," an page volume that outlines years of gun violence history in America, created by advertising agency FCB Chicago and the Illinois.

    The book focuses on the gun violence that occurs on one randomly selected day and its effect on 10 children between the ages of nine and 19 throughout America. Younge’s piece humanizes the victims of gun violence in America, exposing a need for systemic change. Gun Violence in America. addition, he has published more than 30 refereed articles and book chapters in. It has renewed debate about gun violence and gun control.


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Feb 28,  · "Gun violence is a public health issue. This isn t about ideology. It s about human dignity." Martin O Malley, Governor of Maryland "Although gun violence in America falls disproportionately on people of color, it is an epidemic that affects all of us/5(24).

The Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence — an organization committed to fighting the gun violence issue on a state and federal level — created The Gun Violence History Book. Made out of articles, facts, and data showcasing a tragic and deadly history that repeats itself.

This book has done what. May 22,  · Common Ground: Talking about Gun Violence in America [Donald V. Gaffney] on erum-c.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Every time a shooting makes national headlines, the same debates erupt: Is the problem guns or mental health. Why is the United States unique in its gun violence problem. Can we reduce this violence while protecting the right to bear arms?4/5(1).

Also, gun laws (in the U.S., which is the locus of the book) have become drastically laxer since ; concealed carry is now legal in all states, and the power of the gun lobby is untrammeled. (The term "gun violence" is used here to mean not only deaths, but injuries both intentional and unintended,4/5.

How Gun Violence Literally Infects Communities; A New Study Provides the First Evidence That Gun Violence Spreads Exactly like a Blood-Borne Pathogen By Wapner, Jessica Newsweek, Vol.

No. 6, February 17, • Research funds: Provide adequate federal funds to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institutes of Health, and National Institute of Justice for research into the causes and solutions of gun violence. The book includes an analysis of the constitutionality of many recommended policies and data from a national public.

In the wake of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on February 14, the school’s students and their counterparts across the country are speaking out non-stop against gun violence, leading to two nationwide planned events: the National School Walkout on March 14 and the March for Our Lives on March You may be interested in the following books.

gun violence arising from criminal misconduct or suicide is an important goal of broader primary and secondary prevention and intervention strategies. Such strategies must also attend to redirecting developmental antecedents and larger sociocultural processes that contribute to gun.

Compelling case studies from Australia, Scotland, and Brazil demonstrate effective policy responses to gun violence that have led to significant reductions in gun-related deaths. The book concludes with data on public support for strengthening gun laws and Second Amendment considerations. With its selection, the Campus Community Book Project is inviting everyone to delve into the issue of gun violence in the United States, in part by reading the stories of every child and teenager who died in a single day in — a total of Apr 30,  · We at the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence created The Gun Violence History Book.

Made from newspaper articles, facts, and data to showcase a. Feb 21,  · Look at the Root Causes of Gun Violence. More. A device called a "bump stock" is attached to a semi-automatic rifle at the Gun Vault store and shooting range in South Jordan, Utah.

Gun violence and crime incidents are collected/validated from 7, sources daily – Incident Reports and their source data are found at the erum-c.com website. Mar 08,  · Book Review: Alex Kotlowitz's 'An American Summer' Presents Human Side Of Gun Violence In Chicago Alex Kotlowitz's new book amplifies the words of those who have witnessed tragedy and makes their.

Demand a Plan” campaign against gun violence. Vice President Joe Biden will announce his recommendations for action to President Barack Obama this week.

The vice president knows that as horrific as Sandy Hook has been, as have all the other seemingly endless episodes of. Mar 12,  · The Brady Campaign Against Gun Violence ironically makes this clear with its ratings for states based on gun laws. “Gun freedom” states that score poorly, like New Hampshire, Vermont, Idaho.

Gun Violence and Mental Illness, written by a multidisciplinary roster of authors who are leaders in the fields of mental health, public health, and public policy, is a practical guide to the issues surrounding the relation between firearms deaths and mental illness.

“We lose eight children and teenagers to gun violence every day. If a mysterious virus suddenly started killing eight of our children every day, America would mobilize teams of doctors and public health officials. We would move heaven and earth until we found a way to protect our children.

But not with gun violence.”. Dec 15,  · Gun violence and the gun control debate are not about guns – not really. It’s about power – who has it, and how we maintain that power imbalance in our education, policing, economic, and judicial systems. It’s about raising individuals (particularly sons) to feel entitled to that power.

billion dollars. That is the annual cost of gun violence in America according to the authors of this landmark study, a book destined to change the way Americans view the problem of gun-related violence.

Until now researchers have assessed the burden imposed by gunshot. Amazon’s decision to ban ads for Rick Smith's book about ending gun violence, 'The End of Killing,' was well-intentioned but misguided.

It holds back the spread of new ideas, including ideas.The debate on gun laws has a long and heated history. Regardless of viewpoint, our country has suffered from countless devastating and senseless shootings, and it is necessary to hear those stories and consider steps to avoid future atrocities.

For National Gun Violence Awareness Day, below are a.Gun violence topics page (a collection of open access AJPH research related to gun violence).

Academic Public Health and the Firearm Crisis: An Agenda for Action. Association between Connecticut Permit-to-Permit Handgun Law and Homicide.