Women and Guns: Politics and the Culture of Firearms in America

Women and Guns: Politics and the Culture of Firearms in America : Politics and the Culture of Firearms in America

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This timely and provocative book looks at contemporary American women and their experiences with guns. Scrupulously balanced, this new paperback edition features a new appendix containing a wealth of primary source documents that help illuminate both the dangers and attractions of guns in our society.
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  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 156.5 x 228.1 x 23.4mm | 471.74g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Expanded ed.
  • bibliography, index
  • 0765606798
  • 9780765606792

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Meeting Chapter 2. American Stories Chapter 3. Fields Near Home Chapter 4. Self-Defense, Part I: Combat by Story and Statistics Chapter 5. Self-Defense, Part II: Looking for the Bad Guys Chapter 6. Gun Games and Homegrown Rebellion Chapter 7: In the Cities, on the Edge Chapter 8. Conclusion Appendix: Primary Source Documents
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