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ERIC Number: EJ556584
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1050-9674
Gun Attitudes and Fear of Crime.
Heath, Linda; Weeks, Kyle; Murphy, Marie Mackay
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v25 n3-4 p147-57 1997
Using three studies, examined the relationship between attitudes toward guns and fear of crime. Findings indicate a connection between fear of crime and attitudes toward guns: people higher in fear of crime favored gun control. Results also established a relationship between stereotypical beliefs about gun victims and support for gun control. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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