Weapons and violence: A review of theory and research

Results suggest that given the complexity and often paradoxical associations with fear, aggression, coercion, and expression, alongside the potential of weapons for facilitating violence and injury, weapon use needs to be understood not just as a corollary of...

Is an armed society a polite society? Guns and road rage

BACKGROUND: While concerns about road rage have grown over the past decade, states have made it easier for motorists to carry firearms in their vehicles. Are motorists with guns in the car more or less likely to engage in hostile and aggressive behavior? METHoDS: Data...