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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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Found 1316 Studies


Title: The Gun Debate’s New Mythical Number: How Many Defensive Uses Per Year?

Date 1997

Journal: World Health Statistics Quarterly
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Authors: D Hemenway, J Ludwig, P Cook

Category: Defensive Gun Use

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Title: The effects of gun control on the accidental death rate from firearms in Canada

Date 1997

Journal: World Health Statistics Quarterly

Authors: A Leenaars, D Lester

Category: Firearm Policies, International, Men, Unintentional, Women

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Title: The Illegitimacy of One-Sided Speculation: Getting the Defensive Gun Use Estimate Down

Date 1997

Journal: World Health Statistics Quarterly
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Authors: G Kleck, M Gertz

Category: Defensive Gun Use

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Title: The social determinants of gun ownership: Self-protection in an urban environment

Date 1997

Journal: World Health Statistics Quarterly

Authors: B Link, F Cullen, L Cao

Category: Behavior, Firearm Availability

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Title: Survey Research and Self-Defense Gun Use: An Explanation of Extreme Overestimates

Date 1997

Journal: World Health Statistics Quarterly
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Authors: D Hemenway

Category: Defensive Gun Use

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Title: The Maryland ban on the sale of assault pistols and high-capacity magazines: estimating the impact in Baltimore

Date 1997

Journal: World Health Statistics Quarterly
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Authors: D Weil, R Knox

Category: Firearm Availability, Firearm Policies

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Title: Flawed gun policy research could endanger public safety

Date 1997

Journal: World Health Statistics Quarterly
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Authors: D Webster, J Ludwig, J Vernick, K Lester

Category: Concealed Carry, Crime, Firearm Policies

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Title: Patterns of Illegal Gun Carrying among Young Urban Males

Date 1997

Journal: World Health Statistics Quarterly
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Authors: A Lizotte, G Howard, M Krohn, T Thornberry

Category: Behavior, Firearm Availability, Youth

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Title: Pediatric Firearm-Related Fatalities: Not Just an Urban Problem

Date 1996

Journal: World Health Statistics Quarterly

Authors: C Spurlock, J Svenson, M Nypaver

Category: Homicide, Suicide, Youth

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Title: Childhood homicide, suicide, and firearm deaths: an international comparison

Date 1996

Journal: World Health Statistics Quarterly

Authors: E Krug, K Powell, L Dahlberg

Category: Homicide, International, Youth

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