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ERIC Number: EJ383603
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Gun Control, Gun Ownership, and Suicide Prevention.
Lester, David
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v18 n2 p176-80 Sum 1988
Explored relationship between the extent of gun ownership and the strictness of gun control laws to suicide and homicide rates in the nine major geographic regions of the United States. Found gun ownership, rather than the strictness of gun control laws, was the strongest correlate of the rates of suicide and homicide by guns. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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