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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Found 1062 Studies


Title: The effects of state and federal background checks on state-level gun-related murder rates

Date 2015

Journal: American Journal of Social Science Research

Authors: M Gius

Category: Firearm Policies, Homicide

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Title: Two years after Newtown—public opinion on gun policy revisited

Date 2015

Journal: American Journal of Social Science Research

Authors: C Barry, D Webster, E McGinty, J Vernick

Category: Firearm Policies

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Title: Cross-sector, multi-agency interventions to address urban youth firearms violence: A rapid evidence assessment

Date 2015

Journal: American Journal of Social Science Research
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Authors: A Petrosino, J Pace, L Rivera, M Wiatrowski, P Campie, S Guckenburg, T Fronius

Category: Crime, Firearm Policies, Homicide, Injury

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Title: Mourning Mayberry: Guns, Masculinity, and Socioeconomic Decline

Date 2015

Journal: American Journal of Social Science Research
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Authors: J Carlson

Category: Men

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Title: Assessing views about gun violence reduction policy: A look at type of violence and expected effectiveness

Date 2015

Journal: American Journal of Social Science Research
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Authors: S Sorenson

Category: Firearm Policies

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Title: Guns, Impulsive Angry Behavior, and Mental Disorders: Results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication

Date 2015

Journal: American Journal of Social Science Research
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Authors: A Zaslavsky, J Swanson, M Petukhova, M Swartz, N Sampson, P Appelbaum, R Kessler

Category: Behavior, Firearm Availability

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Title: Psychiatric Comorbidity, Suicidality, and In-Home Firearm Access Among a Nationally Representative Sample of Adolescents

Date 2015

Journal: American Journal of Social Science Research
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Authors: A Rowhani-Rahbar, J Mackelprang, J Simonetti

Category: Behavior, Firearm Availability, Youth

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Title: Firearm Ownership and Violent Crime in the US

Date 2015

Journal: American Journal of Social Science Research
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Authors: D Hemenway, E Fleegler, L Lee, M Monuteaux, R Mannix

Category: Crime, Firearm Availability, Homicide

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Title: Strong gun laws are not enough: The need for improved enforcement of secondhand gun transfer laws in Massachusetts

Date 2015

Journal: American Journal of Social Science Research

Authors: A Braga, D Hureau

Category: Crime, Gun Markets

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Title: Gun Ownership and Attitudes Toward Gun Control in Older Adults: Re-examining Self Interest Theory

Date 2015

Journal: American Journal of Social Science Research
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Authors: B Foster, J Coates, J Pederson, T Hall

Category: Firearm Availability

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