TITLE

Who should carry a gun?

AUTHOR(S)
Ratnesar, Romesh
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);7/6/1998, Issue 27, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study that argues for the legality of concealed weapons in the United States. Details about the book `More Guns, Less Crime: Understanding Crime and Gun Control Laws,' and study by economist John Lott; Mention of a 1995 study that showed the number of times that a gun was used defensively in the United States; The number of states that will issue a concealed-weapon permit to any citizen without a criminal record; Criticism of Lott's study.
ACCESSION #
799562

 

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