Further Reading - Research Articles.

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Chapter 5:  Further Reading.

Research Articles


Adelson, L, "The gun and the sanctity of human life; or The bullet as pathogen," Download

Carter, P., et. al., "Firearm Violence Among High-Risk Youth After an Assault Injury, " Download

Christoffel, K, "Firearm Injuries: Epidemic Then, Endemic Now." Download.

Huizinga, D, "Urban Delinquency and Substance Abuse," Download.

Melle, I,  "The Breivik case and what psychiatrists can learn from it." Download. 


Criminology & Social Science

Barton, S., et. al., "Willingness to shoot; Public Attitudes Toward Defensive Gun Use." Download.

Dowd-Arrow, B., et. al., "Gun ownership and fear." Download.

Cheng, C., et. al., "Does Strengthening Self-Defense Law Deter Crime Or Escalate Violence?" Download.

Fabio, A., et. al., "Gaps continue in firearm surveillance: Evidence from a large U.S. City Bureau of Police." Download.

Friedman, M., et.al., "Crime Trends - 1990-2016." Download.

Green, B., et. al., "Modeling Contagion Through Social Networks to Explain and Predict Gunshot Violence in Chicago, 2006-2014,: Download.

David Hureau, "Seeing Guns to See Urban Violence: Racial Inequality and Neighborhood Context." Download.

G. Kleck, et. al., "Resisting Crime: The Effects of Victim Action On the Outcome of Crimes," Download.

W. Krouse, et. al., "Mass Murder with Firearms: Incidents and Victims,"1999-2013." Download.

B. Lopez, et. al., "Advancing Mass Shooting Research to Inform Practice," Download.

Lord, C., et. al., "Biased Assimilation and Attitude Polarization: The Effects of Prior Theories on Subsequently Considered Evidence." Download,

Phillips, S., et. al., "Have Gun Will Shoot? Weapon Instrumentality, Intent and the Violent Escalation of Conflict," Download.

Sierra-Arevalo, M., "Legal cynicism and protective gun ownership among active offenders in Chicago," Download.

Sumner, S., et. al., "Elevated Rates of Urban Firearm Violence and Opportunities for Prevention—Wilmington, Delaware." Download.

Vince, Jr.,  J., et. al., Firearms Training & Self-Defense." Download.

Wolfgang,  M., "Victim Precipitated Criminal Homicide." Download

Woldoff, R., et. al., "Unpacking Heat: Dueling identities and Complex Views on Gun Control among Rural Police." Download.


Public Health

Abdalla, S., et. al., "A Public Health Approach to Tackling the Role of Culture in Shaping the Gun Violence Epidemic in the United States," Download.

Ali Rowhani-Rahbar, et. al, "Effectiveness of Interventions to Promote Safe Firearm Storage." Download.

D. Hemenway, "Reducing Firearm Violence." Download

V. Smith, et. al., "Broadening the Perspective on Gun Violence: An Examination of the Firearms Industry, 1990-2015. Download. 

M. Anestis, et. al., "Handgun Legislation and Changes in Statewide Overall Suicide Rates," Download.

A. Rowhani-Rahbar, "Formal firearm training among adults in the USA: results of a national survey." Download.

B. Kalesan, et. al., "Patterns of gun deaths across US counties," Download. 

Miller, M., et. al., "Guns and Suicide in the United States," Download

M. Siegel, et. al., "Easiness of Legal Access to Concealed Firearm Permits and Homicide Rates in the United States."  Download.

Solnick, S.,  et. al., "Unintentional firearm deaths in the United States 2005–2015," Download.

J. Swanson, et. al., "Implementation and Effectiveness of Connecticut's Risk-Based Gun Removal Law: Does it Prevent Suicides?" Download.

J. Swanson, et. al., "Mental illness and reduction of gun violence and suicide: bringing epidemiologic research to policy." Download.

A. Lizotte, et. al., " Factors  Influencing Gun  Carrying Among Young Urban Males  Over The Adolescent-Young Adult Life Course," Download.

D. Hemenway, et. al., "The epidemiology of self-defense gun use: Evidence from the National Crime Victimization Surveys 2007–2011," Download.

D. Webster, et. al., "Effects of Baltimore’s Safe Streets Program on Gun Violence: A Replication of Chicago’s CeaseFire Program." Download.

A. Zeoli, et. al., "Analysis of the Strengths of Legal Firearms Restrictions for Perpetrators of  Domestic Violence and their Associations with Intimate Partner Homicide," Download.



P. Jamieson, et. al., "The association between the rise of gun violence in popular US primetime television dramas and homicides attributable to firearms, 2000–2018." Download.

Scott Phillips, et. al., "Have Gun Will Shoot?: Weapon Instrumentality, Intent, and the Violent Escalation of Conflict." Download

R. Flores, "Taking the Law into Their Own hands: Do Local Anti-Immigrant Ordinances Increase Gun Sales?" Download.

Spitfire, "Media Analysis on Gun Violence in California," Download.


11th Circuit, 'Wollschlaeger v. Governor, State of Florida.' Download.

M. Weisser, "Can Laws Cure America's Obsession with Guns?" Download.

C. McClellan, et. al., "Stand Your Ground Laws, Homicides and Injuries," Download. 

F. Zimring, "Firearms and Violence in American Law." Download. 



P. Cook & K. Goss, The Gun Debate, What Everyone Needs to Know, 2nd edn.

Eric Fleeger & L. Lee, Pediatric Firearm Injuries & Fatalities.

T. Gabor, Confronting Gun Violence in America.
D. Hemenway, Private Guns, Public Health.


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