TITLE

MORE STATISTICS, LESS PERSUASION: A CULTURAL THEORY OF GUN-RISK PERCEPTIONS

AUTHOR(S)
Kahan, Dan M.; Braman, Donald
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
University of Pennsylvania Law Review;Apr2003, Vol. 151 Issue 4, p1291
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a cultural theory of gun-risk perceptions. Demonstration of individuals' positions on gun control derived from cultural worldviews; Role of culture in determining attitudes toward guns; Impact of gun control laws on crime.
ACCESSION #
10033226

 

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