Increase Gun Control Persuasive Essay by cee-cee

Increase Gun Control
A persuasive essay calling for an increase in gun control to increase safety.
# 107789 | 1,591 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Sep 12, 2008 in Hot Topics (Gun Control)

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The paper paints a disturbing picture of the current status of national society in terms of violence and increasing gun misuse. The paper contends that it is necessary to create a national system for registering not only the guns, but also the people who possess these weapons. The paper discusses a method of implementation that involves hiring a lobby agency that will enable and speed up the legislative process.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Peter Rutten & Albert F. Bayers III and the World Rank Research Team 'Where We Stand', New York: Bantam Books, 1992), pp. 297,289
  • Brian Wenn Australian Government - Violence today, no. 4: Violence in sportISBN 0 642 14748 5; ISSN 1032-7894 September 1989
  • Cook, Philip J., Gun Violence: The Real Cost, Page 29. Oxford University Press, 2002
  • Friedman, Lawrence M. (1993). "Chapter 8: Lawful Law and Lawless Law: Forms of American Violence", Crime and Punishment in American History. Basic Books. ISBN 0-465-01461-5.
  • Kennedy, David M., Anne M. Piehl, Anthony A. Braga (1996). "Youth Violence in Boston: Gun Markets, Serious Youth Offenders, and a Use-Reduction Strategy". Law and Contemporary Problems 59(1): pp. 147-183. NCJ 162687

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