Guns, Crime, Justice, Public Safety, and Harm
Fall 2017

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Date of last update: 10/10/2017

For Sept 11

COOK & GOSS THE GUN DEBATE

For Sept 18

COOK AND LWDWIG GUN VIOLENCE: THE REAL COSTS

For Sept 25

(1) HEMENWAY: Chs. 2, 3 (pp. 8-63)
(2) IOM/NRC: 1-43
(3) WEBSTER: Miller, Azrael and Hemenway "Firearms and violent death in the United States" pp 3-20

For Oct 2

For Oct 9

(1) HEMENWAY: 152-176
(2) WEBSTER Rosenthal and Winkler: "The Scope of regulatory authority under the Second Amendment" pp. 225-238

For Oct 16
(1) WEBSTER: Cook & Ludwig "The Limited impact of the Brady Act: Evaluation and Implications" pp 21-32
(2) Ludwig, J., & Cook, P. J. (2000). Homicide and Suicide rates associated with implementation of the Brady Handgun Violence Preventions Act. Journal of the American Medical Association, 284, 585-591. (We will spend time as needed in class decoding tables and findings.) - YOU CAN SKIP THIS READING
(3) WEBSTER: Koper "America's experience with the federal Assault Weapons Ban 1994-2004: Key Findings and implications" pp. 157-172
(4) GUN DEBATE: Chapter 6