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The Resource More guns, less crime : understanding crime and gun-control laws, John R. Lott, Jr

More guns, less crime : understanding crime and gun-control laws, John R. Lott, Jr

Label
More guns, less crime : understanding crime and gun-control laws
Title
More guns, less crime
Title remainder
understanding crime and gun-control laws
Statement of responsibility
John R. Lott, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lott, John R.
Dewey number
344.7305/33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF3941
LC item number
.L68 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Firearms
  • Firearms and crime
Label
More guns, less crime : understanding crime and gun-control laws, John R. Lott, Jr
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [427]-434) and index
Contents
Preface to the third edition -- Preface to the second edition -- Preface to the first edition -- Introduction -- How to test the effects of gun control -- Gun ownership, gun laws, and the data on crime -- Concealed-handgun laws and crime rates: the empirical evidence -- The victims and the benefits from protection -- What determines arrest rates and the passage of concealed-handgun laws? -- The political and academic debate -- Some final thoughts -- 1996 update -- A decade later: thirty years of data and nine more states -- Appendixes
Control code
ocn435918283
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xii, 442 p.
Isbn
9780226493664
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009036622
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780226493664
  • (OCoLC)435918283
Label
More guns, less crime : understanding crime and gun-control laws, John R. Lott, Jr
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [427]-434) and index
Contents
Preface to the third edition -- Preface to the second edition -- Preface to the first edition -- Introduction -- How to test the effects of gun control -- Gun ownership, gun laws, and the data on crime -- Concealed-handgun laws and crime rates: the empirical evidence -- The victims and the benefits from protection -- What determines arrest rates and the passage of concealed-handgun laws? -- The political and academic debate -- Some final thoughts -- 1996 update -- A decade later: thirty years of data and nine more states -- Appendixes
Control code
ocn435918283
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xii, 442 p.
Isbn
9780226493664
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009036622
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780226493664
  • (OCoLC)435918283

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