The Politics of Gun Control
Robert J. Spitzer
- ISBN: 9781594519871
- Extent: 264pp
- Release Date: 20 Dec 2011
- Size: 229mm x 152mm
- Format: Paperback
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- Category: Politics
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In the wake of the 2011 shooting of congresswoman Gabby Giffords, the latest edition of The Politics of Gun Control is extremely timely.
As a member of both the National Rifle Association and the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, Robert J. Spitzer is a well respected authority on the issue of gun control, and his balanced treatment of the issue continues to compel interest and interviews by such luminaries as Terry Gross and Keith Olbermann.
The Fifth Edition includes covers recent public shootings including that of Gabrielle Giffords, recent court rulings, new data on gun ownership, gun deaths and public opinion on gun control and looks at NRA politics in recent elections.
About The Author
Robert J. Spitzer is Distinguished Service Professor of Political Science at SUNY-Cortland.