TITLE

Panel Members Disagree Over Gun Issues

PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Grand Rapids Business Journal;04/17/2000, Vol. 18 Issue 16, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the debate regarding the relationship between guns and violence in the United States. Definite need for gun control acts in schools; Impact of the deterioration of social values; Role played by television in the deterioration of social values.
ACCESSION #
3085685

 

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