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About this product
- Author(s)Peter Squires
- PublisherTaylor & Francis Ltd
- Date of Publication18/07/2015
- GenreSocial Issues, Services & Welfare
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- Content Note30 black & white illustrations, 3 black & white tables, 2 black & white halftones, 28 black & white line drawings
- Weight848 g
- Width156 mm
- Height234 mm
- Spine20 mm
- Table Of ContentsSection 1: Introduction 1. Guns as a global issue Section 2: Safe European Home? 2. Gun Crime in the UK: The Supply-side Story 3. Consequences of UK Gun Crime: Politics, Policy and Policing Section 3: The land of the Free and the Home of the Gun 4. American exceptionalism? Weaponising the Neo-liberal Homeland 5. American Gun Crime: Themes and Issues, violences and silences 6. Tell me why I don't like Mondays : School and 'Rampage' Shootings Section 4: Global Dimensions 7. The 'American Dream' and the Kalashnikov Nightmare 8. When the Shooting stops: from national responses to global arms control 9. Conclusion.
- Author BiographyPeter Squires has been a Professor of Criminology and Public Policy at the University of Brighton since 2005, having worked at the Univesity of Brighton since 1986. He has published ten books (single or jointly authored, or edited), and has made numerous contributions to journals and other media. Professor Squires has a significant media profile, contributing regularly to TV, radio and news media debates on crime and criminal justice, and was profiled in The Guardian's 'leading academic experts' series in 2007 [http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/2007/oct/16/academicexperts.society]. His teaching and research interests extend across many sub-divisions of contemporary criminology, but specifically gun crime and gun control, gangs and youth crime. Professor Squires recently joined the ACPO Police National Independent Advisory Group on Criminal Use of Firearms.
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