Gun Control And Gun Rights

Gun Control And Gun Rights

by Rodney Olsen, Brannon Denning
     
 

The second amendment is the most hotly debated and controversial right in the Constitution. This anthology includes selections from legal cases, hunting stories, public policy briefs and journalistic accounts. Anyone looking for a fair, even-handed account of the gun issue will find it in this book.See more details below

Overview

The second amendment is the most hotly debated and controversial right in the Constitution. This anthology includes selections from legal cases, hunting stories, public policy briefs and journalistic accounts. Anyone looking for a fair, even-handed account of the gun issue will find it in this book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814747605
Publisher:
New York University Press
Publication date:
06/01/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
1,202,112
Product dimensions:
0.86(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

Table of Contents

1 The Benefits of Gun Ownership

2 The Costs of Firearms

3 Philosophical Roots of the Right to Arms and of Opposition to That Right

4 The Right to Arms in the Second Amendment and State Constitutions: Cases and Commentary

5 Guns and Identity: Race, Gender, Class, and Culture

6 Guns and Civil Liability

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