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The Resource Gun violence : the real costs, Philip J. Cook and Jens Ludwig

Gun violence : the real costs, Philip J. Cook and Jens Ludwig

Label
Gun violence : the real costs
Title
Gun violence
Title remainder
the real costs
Statement of responsibility
Philip J. Cook and Jens Ludwig
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This study quantifies the social costs of gun violence in order to help policy makers determine which violence programmes to support. The authors offer detailed information about how the economic burden of gun violence is distributed in the US
Member of
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1946-
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Cook, Philip J.
Dewey number
363.3/3/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Ludwig, Jens
Series statement
Studies in crime and public policy
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  • Gun control
  • Firearms ownership
  • Firearms ownership
Target audience
specialized
Label
Gun violence : the real costs, Philip J. Cook and Jens Ludwig
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Gun violence and life in America -- 2. Victimization Risks -- 3. How guns matter -- 4. What counts? -- 5. Medical costs: gross versus net -- 6. The mythical importance of productivity losses -- 7. Avoidance and prevention -- 8. Willingness-to-pay to reduce gun violence -- 9. Remedies
Control code
ocn798066851
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 242 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199849208
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)798066851
Label
Gun violence : the real costs, Philip J. Cook and Jens Ludwig
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Gun violence and life in America -- 2. Victimization Risks -- 3. How guns matter -- 4. What counts? -- 5. Medical costs: gross versus net -- 6. The mythical importance of productivity losses -- 7. Avoidance and prevention -- 8. Willingness-to-pay to reduce gun violence -- 9. Remedies
Control code
ocn798066851
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 242 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199849208
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)798066851

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