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9780847686148

The Changing Politics of Gun Control

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  • ISBN13:

    9780847686148

  • ISBN10:

    0847686140

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1998-05-14
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

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Summary

In recent years, political discourse about gun control and the Second Amendment has become increasingly volatile and this collection of original essays by top scholars illuminates the various reasons why. Visit our website for sample chapters!

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
ix
Preface xi
John M. Bruce
Clyde Wilcox
Introduction
1(16)
John M. Bruce
Clyde Wilcox
Jackboots or Lace Panties? The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms
17(28)
Wendy L. Martinek
Kenneth J. Meier
Lael R. Keiser
Congress and Gun Control
45(29)
Samuel C. Patterson
Keith R. Eakins
Madison's Mistake? Judicial Construction of the Second Amendment
74(14)
Karen O'Connor
Graham Barron
Gun Control Politics in California
88(23)
Marcia L. Godwin
Jean Reith Schroedel
The Structure of Public Support for Gun Control: The 1988 Battle over Question 3 in Maryland
111(14)
James G. Gimpel
Robin M. Wolpert
Virginia: The Politics of Concealed Weapons
125(14)
Harry L. Wilson
Mark J. Rozell
Gun Control Laws in the States: Political and Apolitical Influences
139(16)
John M. Bruce
Clyde Wilcox
Going Hunting Where the Ducks Are: The National Rifle Association and the Grass Roots
155(17)
Ronald G. Shaiko
Marc A. Wallace
Trying to Stop the Craziness of This Business: Gun Control Groups
172(24)
Diana Lambert
Public Opinion and Gun Control: Appearance and Transparence in Support and Opposition
196(28)
David R. Harding Jr.
The Electoral Politics of Gun Ownership
224(23)
Ted G. Jelen
References 247(14)
Index 261(8)
About the Editors and Contributors 269

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