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The Resource Private guns, public health, David Hemenway

Private guns, public health, David Hemenway

Label
Private guns, public health
Title
Private guns, public health
Statement of responsibility
David Hemenway
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hemenway, David, 1945-
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RD96.3
LC item number
.H45 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gunshot wounds
  • Firearms
  • Gun control
  • Public policy (Law)
  • Medical policy
  • Firearms ownership
  • Wounds, Gunshot
  • Public health
  • Political planning
Label
Private guns, public health, David Hemenway
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-300) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The scope of the gun problem -- The facts about gun ownership -- What public health means in practice -- The scientific basis of injury control -- The wrong medicine: "good guys" and "bad guys" -- Gun accidents -- Suicides -- Homicides -- Other gun-related crimes -- The myth and reality of deterrence -- How common is self-defense gun use? -- Is more better? -- How effective is self-defense gun use? -- Guns in the home -- Guns in schools -- Guns in public -- Young children -- Adolescents and young adults -- Women -- African Americans -- Manufacturers -- Licensed dealers -- The unregulated market -- The second amendment -- Public opinion -- Evaluating regulation -- The wrong arguments -- Lessons from other products -- Lessons from other countries -- International effects of our permissive policies -- A brief history of firearms law -- Reasonable policies -- Public health surveillance
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 326 pages
Isbn
9780472114054
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003024583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
06-B668
Label
Private guns, public health, David Hemenway
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-300) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The scope of the gun problem -- The facts about gun ownership -- What public health means in practice -- The scientific basis of injury control -- The wrong medicine: "good guys" and "bad guys" -- Gun accidents -- Suicides -- Homicides -- Other gun-related crimes -- The myth and reality of deterrence -- How common is self-defense gun use? -- Is more better? -- How effective is self-defense gun use? -- Guns in the home -- Guns in schools -- Guns in public -- Young children -- Adolescents and young adults -- Women -- African Americans -- Manufacturers -- Licensed dealers -- The unregulated market -- The second amendment -- Public opinion -- Evaluating regulation -- The wrong arguments -- Lessons from other products -- Lessons from other countries -- International effects of our permissive policies -- A brief history of firearms law -- Reasonable policies -- Public health surveillance
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 326 pages
Isbn
9780472114054
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003024583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
06-B668

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