Sociological Inquiry: Guns & Society Issue, May 2021
Sociological Inquiry: Guns & Society issue, May 2021 (Wiley)In this seminal special issue of “Guns and Society,” we ask how Sociology might further advance our understanding of the social causes and social consequences of gun ownership and gun policy. Additionally, we hope that these new understandings can provide possible insight into contemporary events, such as the assault on the Capitol on January 6th, 2021.
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