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Regulation of Guns


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LOTT, JOHN R., JR. More Guns, Less Crime. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.

LOTT, JOHN R., JR., and MUSTARD, DAVID. "Crime, Deterrence and Right-to-Carry Concealed Handguns." Journal of Legal Studies 26 (1997): 1–68.

LUDWIG, JENS. "Gun Self-Defense and Deterrence." Journal of Crime and Justice 27 (2000): 363–417.

POLSBY, DANIEL. "The False Promise of Gun Control." Atlantic Monthly (March, 1994), pp. 57–70.

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Law Library - American Law and Legal InformationCrime and Criminal LawRegulation of Guns - More Guns, More Crime, Prohibition, Waiting Periods, Gun Buy-back Programs, Background Checks