Gun Violence: An American Crisis

$150.00

Gregory C. McGee (Editor)

Series: Safety and Risk in Society
BISAC: SOC051000

This book focuses on the all-too-commonplace tragedy that is gun violence. Chapter 1 reports on new legislation being developed to end gun violence including background checks, proper storage of firearms and the ban of assault rifles and ghost guns. Chapter 2 focuses on the epidemic of gun violence, the root causes of this violence, the trauma that results, and the various responses being developed to end the systemic, tragic, and daily experience of gun violence.

Table of Contents

Preface

Chapter 1. An Unending Crisis: Essential Steps to Reducing Gun Violence and Mass Shootings*
Committee on the Judiciary

Chapter 2. Community Responses to Gun Violence in Our Cities
Committee on the Judiciary


Index