TITLE

Schools of Violence: The American University and the Gun

AUTHOR(S)
Kampmark, Binoy
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
International Policy Digest;Sep2015, Vol. 2 Issue 9, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the dangers of college campus gun culture in the U.S. and talks of gun becoming the mechanism for making decisions, legislation allowing concealed guns by license holders, and impact on students of American universities.
ACCESSION #
110106395

 

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