Study Database

Search the GVPedia database of more than 1,000 academic studies analyzing a wide range of gun violence subjects. This collection of research can be searched by topic, author, journal, and year of publication. Each study is accompanied by an abstract, and hundreds of studies have the full text available for you to read.

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Title: Feminism and Firearms: Gun Ownership, Gun Carrying, and Women’s Empowerment

Date 2021

Journal: Sociological Inquiry
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Authors: M Kelley

Category: Concealed Carry, Firearm Availability, Women

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Title: Effects of Laws Expanding Civilian Rights to Use Deadly Force in Self-Defense on Violence and Crime: A Systematic Review

Date 2021

Journal: Sociological Inquiry
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Authors: A Parmar, A Yakubovich, B Lange, D Humphreys, D Wiebe, G Melendez-Torres, M Esposti

Category: Crime, Defensive Gun Use, Firearm Policies, Injury, Stand Your Ground & Castle Doctrine

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Title: VB Strong: how local news stations created a platform for a community to mourn victims of a mass shooting

Date 2021

Journal: Sociological Inquiry
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Authors: C McWhorter

Category: Behavior, Mass Shootings

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Title: Developmental Comorbidity of Substance Use and Handgun Carrying Among U.S. Youth

Date 2021

Journal: Sociological Inquiry
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Authors: B Dong

Category: Behavior, Concealed Carry

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Title: Concealed Carrying on Campus in the Post-Virginia Tech Era: Dimensions of State Regulation and Differences in Contexts of Influence Within Them

Date 2021

Journal: Sociological Inquiry
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Authors: B Fisher, J Sloan

Category: Concealed Carry, Firearm Policies

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Title: Firearm Practices, Perceptions of Safety, and Opinions on Injury Prevention Strategies Among California Adults

Date 2021

Journal: Sociological Inquiry
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Authors: G Wintemute, N Kravitz-Wirtz, R Pallin

Category: Behavior, Firearm Availability, Youth

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Title: Gender-Based Mass Shootings: An Examination of Attacks Motivated by Grievances Against Women

Date 2021

Journal: Sociological Inquiry
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Authors: C Mills, J Capellan, J Silva, M Schmuhl

Category: Domestic Violence, Homicide, Mass Shootings, Women

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Title: Staying Out of the Way: Perceptions of Digital Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Services, Barriers, and Access to Care Among Young Black Male Survivors of Firearm Violence

Date 2021

Journal: Sociological Inquiry
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Authors: C Bullock, J Richardson, N Galloway, N Kottage, W Wical

Category: Injury, Youth

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Title: The Impact of Firearm Legislation on Firearm Deaths, 1991-2017

Date 2021

Journal: Sociological Inquiry
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Authors: B Hohl, E Sloan-Power, J Gunn, M Gusmano, M Ostermann, P Boxer, S Bonne, T Andrews

Category: Firearm Policies, Homicide, Suicide

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Title: Masculinity, Ritual, and Racialized Status Threat: Examining Mass Shooter Manifestos Using Structural Topic Models

Date 2021

Journal: Sociological Inquiry
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Authors: A Davis, A Kinney, J Pfaffendorf

Category: Behavior, Mass Shootings, Men

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