TITLE

Making a case for gun ownership: Israeli-US contrasts

AUTHOR(S)
Kates, Don B.
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;12/16/97, Vol. 90 Issue 15, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Contends that gun control laws are not as effective in preventing crimes as proper training for gun owners is. The difference in the way Israel views guns and the way the United States views them; Comments from Israeli criminologist Abraham Tennenbaum; A comparison of the efficacy of Israel's gun policy to that of the US in reducing the number of people killed by guns; Why victims who use firearms are less likely to be raped or robbed than passive victims who give in.
ACCESSION #
9712172537

 

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