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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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Title: “And nobody can get you out:” The impact of a mandatory prison sentence for the illegal carrying of a firearm on the use of firearms and on the administration of criminal justice in Boston

Date 1976

Journal: Law & Society Review

Authors: J Beha

Category: Crime, Firearm Policies

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Title: Homicide in Detroit: The Role of Firearms

Date 1976

Journal: Law & Society Review

Authors: J Fisher

Category: Firearm Availability, Homicide

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Title: Handguns and Homicide: Minimizing Losses and the Costs of Control

Date 1976

Journal: Law & Society Review

Authors: H Votey, J Howell, L Phillips

Category: Firearm Availability, Homicide

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Title: Street crime and new guns: Some implications for firearms control

Date 1976

Journal: Law & Society Review

Authors: F Zimring

Category: Crime, Firearm Availability, Firearm Policies, Gun Markets

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Title: Impact of the Mandatory Gun Law in Massachusetts

Date 1976

Journal: Law & Society Review
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Authors: D Rossman, G Pierce, J MacDevitt, P Froyd, W Bowers

Category: Crime, Firearm Policies

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Title: Handguns, gun control laws and firearm violence

Date 1975

Journal: Law & Society Review

Authors: D Murray

Category: Crime, Firearm Availability, Firearm Policies

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Title: Firearms and Federal Law: The Gun Control Act of 1968

Date 1975

Journal: Law & Society Review
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Authors: F Zimring

Category: Firearm Availability, Firearm Policies, Homicide

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Title: Accidental firearm fatalities in a metropolitan county (1958-1974)

Date 1974

Journal: Law & Society Review
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Authors: A Ford, C Hirsh, L Adelson, N Rushforth

Category: Behavior, Defensive Gun Use, Unintentional

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Title: The Medium Is the Message: Firearm Caliber as a Determinant of Death from Assault

Date 1972

Journal: Law & Society Review
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Authors: F Zimring

Category: Firearm Availability, Homicide

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Title: Firearms, Homicides, and Gun Control Effectiveness

Date 1972

Journal: Law & Society Review

Authors: S Seitz

Category: Firearm Availability, Firearm Policies, Homicide

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