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Gun Control

(Book - 2010 )
Gun Control

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Title: Gun control
Publisher: Farmington Hills, MI :, Greenhaven Press,, c2010
Characteristics: 242 p. :,maps ;,24 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Christina Fisanick, book editor
Contents: Gun control policies around the world: Switzerland considers gun control / Imogen Foulkes
South Africa's gun-free zone policies have been effective / Adèle Kirsten et al.
Jamaican gun control policies are ineffective / Denton Tyndael
India's gun control policies are ineffective / Abhijeet Singh
Gun control and global crime: In Nigeria, mass gun ownership is not a solution to violent crime / Okechukwu Emeh Jr.
Germany's gun control laws are ineffective in preventing crime / Kevin Yuill
Canadian gun control laws have reduced domestic homicide rates / Coalition for Gun Control
Australia's gun control policies have reduced crime / Simon Chapman, Philip Alpers, Kingsley Agho, Mike Jones
Sudan's gun buyback programs will reduce crime / Adoik Mayik
The effects of gun ownership and gun control on society: The proliferation of small arms is a global challenge / Thomas Jackson, Nicholas Marsh, Taylor Owen, Anne Thurin
Gun-related crimes are costly for the people of New Zealand / Amanda Ruler
Jamaican gun ownership is a threat to children and adolescents / Arthur Williams
Gun ownership is not a threat to children's rights / Michael Farris
Gun confiscation by Uganda's National Army has violated human rights in the Karamoja Region / Human Rights Watch
The United Nations gun confiscation program violates human rights in East Africa / David B. Kopel, Paul Gallant, Joanne D. Eisen
The impact of the global arms trade: The global trade in small arms must be regulated / Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN)
The passage of a global arms trade treaty is essential / Brian Wood
Small arms trade in Trinidad and Tobago is responsible for increasing crime / United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and the Latin America and the Caribbean Region of the World Bank
Japan is active in the global arms trade / Robin Ballantyne
Russia's place in the global arms trade is uncertain / Collin Koh, Ron Matthews
Costa Rica's small arms regulations should be adopted internationally / Oscar Arias Sánchez
Additional Contributors: Fisanick, Christina
ISBN: 9780737747270
Branch Call Number: 363.33 G9751 2010
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