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The Bias Against Guns

Why Almost Everything You"ve Heard About Gun Control Is Wrong

by John R. Lott

  • 17 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Regnery Publishing, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social issues,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Political Science,
  • Violent crimes,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • United States,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Law Enforcement,
  • Political Science / Arms Control,
  • International Relations - Arms Control,
  • Firearms,
  • Gun control,
  • Public opinion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8250569M
    ISBN 100895261146
    ISBN 109780895261144

      But pro-gun-rights economist John Lott Jr. wrote in his book, "The Bias Against Guns," that states with conceal-and-carry laws did have lower firearm murder and injury rates. In his bestselling classic, More Guns, Less Crime, John R. Lott, Jr., proved that guns make us safer. Now, in his stunning new book, The Bias against Guns, Lott shows how liberals bury pro-gun facts out of sheer bias against the truth. With irrefutable evidence, Lott shoots gun critics down and gives you the information you need to win arguments with those who want to ban guns.

      Buy book The Bias Against Guns: Why Almost Everything You Ve Heard About Gun Control Is Wrong.   Here is something that I wrote in my book The Bias Against Guns. A few years ago, while I was doing research at the University of Chicago, I had lunch with Tom Smith, who is the director of the General Social Survey at the National Opinion Research Center (NORC).

      He is the author of nine books including "More Guns, Less Crime." His latest book is "The War on Guns: Arming Yourself Against Gun Control Lies (August 1, Author: John Lott. Stories on the good side of guns are virtually non-existent. Self defense stories are virtually unheard of on national news. The best book on this subject, with exhaustive research presented, is The Bias Against Guns, by John Lott Jr., Ph.D.


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The Bias Against Guns: Why Almost Everything You'Ve Heard About Gun Control Is Wrong Hardcover – February 1, by John R. Lott Jr. (Author) › Visit Amazon's John R. Lott Jr. Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Cited by: The Bias Against Guns book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Slicing through the emotional--but factually wrong--arguments /5. Totally eye-opening book, by an economist and careful researcher/statistician.

It was amazing to learn how strongly the anti-gun bias runs in our media, despite nearly all the facts indicating that an armed and responsible populace significantly *reduces* violent crime, by almost every measure/5(80). Volume 7, No. The Bias Against Guns book 3 (Fall ) The Bias Against Guns is overall a less technical book than More Guns, Less Crime, but in its later chapters, quite a few portions are still way over the heads of most laypersons (Poisson regressions and all).

Bias seeks to explain why the costs of gun ownership to society are emphasized by the government and media over the benefits; despite the fact that the best. His latest book, "The Bias Against Guns," expands further into media and governmental bias on the issue of guns and he debunks many of the "common sense" proposals for gun regulation; showing that these proposals actually increase crime while having no effect on accidental gun Lott is a brilliant economist and he approaches his Cited by: But in his latest book, The Bias Against Guns: Why Almost Everything You’ve Heard About Gun Control Is Wrong, Lott asserts that supposed lack of newsworthiness does not explain why the establishment media fail to report when already noteworthy crimes-in-progress are stopped by armed citizens.

“My guess is, for example, few people would realize, and understandably so, that The Bias Against Guns book a third of. Unfortunately, The Bias Against Guns has not yet received the attention it deserves, with almost no reviews in the nation’s leading newspapers and journals of opinion.

By rights, Lott’s new book ought to have a powerful effect on the gun control debate in the country. One fears, though, that the bias is so strong that it is impervious to facts.5/5(8). We carry Dr. Lott's superlative book on the subject, The Bias Against Guns.

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Lott Jr. at Barnes & Noble Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience.4/4(11). The Bias Against Guns contains a section wherein Lott provides ironclad documentation of the media bias against firearms, and the media`s concerted efforts.

Bias Against Guns: Once More Into the Breech As a gun owner, I’m thrilled with the framers of the Constitution for laying down on paper the Second Amendment, which reads.

The Bias Against Guns More Guns, Less Crime is a book by John Lott that says violent crime rates go down when states pass "shall issue" concealed carry laws.

He presents the results of his statistical analysis of crime data for every county in the United States during 29 years from to Each edition of the book was refereed by the Author: John Lott.

THE BIAS AGAINST GUNS REVIEW: JOHN R. LOTT’S LATEST. By: Ted Lang. A new standard has been painstakingly and professionally assembled that shoots holes in the gun control myth using easily understood tables, charts, graphs and statistics.

There is the usual preponderance of analytical statistical tools, such as regression analysis and the like. Book Review A few years ago I wrote a critical review of John Lott's book “More Guns Less Crime” (Hemenway ). Unfortunately, Lott's new book “The Bias Against Guns: Why Almost Everything You’ve Heard about Gun Control is Wrong” also has major problems.

Much that Lott writes is either wrong or misleading. The Bias Against Guns is the title of John Lott’s latest book. It is well worth reading. Lott, an economist, is a good researcher and writer. His account of the multiple murder at the Appalachian School of Law in Grundy, VA in January, is an eye-opener.

The Bias Against Guns is the title of John Lott's latest book. It is well worth reading. Lott, an economist, is a good researcher and writer. His account of the multiple murder at the Appalachian School of Law in Grundy, VA in January, is an eye-opener.

I have seen a bias against gun owners in the media and by bias I mean that when a media outlet chooses to run something on guns, the gun more than likely plays the : David Lapell.

In "Bias Against Guns" he does an admirable job of demonstrating how the press and television virtually always report shootings of children nationally, although such events (as he shows) are extremnely rare--for example, whereas 34 children under the age of six were accidentally shot in one year, in the entire nation, 43 were drowned in 5 /5(73).

The Bias Against Guns Quotes Showing of 50 “InBritain banned handguns. Prior to that time, o Britons owned handguns The ban was so tight that even shooters training for the Olympics were forced to travel to Switzerland or other countries to by: In his follow-on book, THE BIAS AGAINST GUNS, Lott continues the struggle, and responds to his critics, motivated by his strong conviction that analysis and evidence must, finally, win the day." — James Buchanan, Nobel Prize Winner in Economics "John Lott is a scholar's scholar and a writer's writer — and this book shows why.

The Bias Against Guns: Why Almost Everything You've Heard about Gun Control Is Wrong John R. Lott, Jr., Author Regnery Publishing $ (p) ISBN Buy this book.

Or not. The Bias Against Guns is nothing more than more More Guns, Less Crime. It highlights the mainstream media’s lies and misdirections on the gun show loophole, the assault rifle ban, etc., and then buries the reader in stats proving that jobbing journos are dead wrong.

Lott never even touches on the “why” of the matter. Shame. The bias against guns: why almost everything you've heard about gun control is wrong User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

Following up on his controversial study More Guns, Less Crime, economist Lott argues that widespread gun ownership prevents crime.5/5(2).