Far from concealing or ignoring the potential for bias as health advocates do with anti-gun lobby claims, pro-gun bias is deemed to render pro-gun claims specious per se.
After all, guns are hateful things for which no decent purpose is imaginable, certainly not self-defense. Consequently, everyone, scholars included, was free to believe whatever they liked about guns and gun control. Over the past fifteen years, Kleck has been the most important and prolific social science researcher in the area.
Sloan cites Wright and Rossi as supporting the belief that "restricting access to handguns could substantially reduce our annual rate of homicide. Their work has been funded by the National Institute of Justice, not the gun lobby.
Even the most scrupulous attention to the canons of scholarship cannot guarantee that every conclusion is noncontroversial and error-free; where relevant data are partial and conflict, even the most competent scholars may reach inconsistent conclusions.
A leading English analyst's pessimistic view has been summarized as follows: Tanay is that he cannot recognize how gun collectors' tastes might differ from his own or how they might comprehend passages from Freud; in fact, he is unable to read them without imposing a meaning almost opposite of what they actually say.
For citational use please obtain a back issue from William S. In effect, the patent applicant had to weigh the disadvantages of too much or too little disclosure, and whatever the decision there would always remain a risk either of facing a best mode defense in litigation, or publication of secrets that could properly have been maintained, or both.
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Focusing on the American Past. Evidence or perspectives that p. Hogarth, David Realer than reel: Sloan's Vancouver-Seattle Comparison References to foreign gun laws and their supposedly miraculous reductive effect on crime appear endlessly in the health advocacy literature.
To mask the embarrassing downward trend in murder, the health sages began massaging the statistics by combining homicide and suicide in one joint figure. This is evanescent property and requires special management focus to protect its integrity, whether it is held as a secret or matures into a patent.
Their importance lies in what they, and innumerable other errors we document, collectively say about the effect of having advocacy deemed even hailed as a norm, while scholarship receives only lip service. Steve August 20, at Patent as Leverage or Message.
Anti-gun advocates like to compare American homicide rates to those of low violence European nations as "proof" that strict European gun laws reduce homicide. Legal decisions, including those of the Supreme Court, have repeatedly ruled in favor of this interpretation, and none of the existing tens of thousands of [gun control] laws G81 Grierson on Documentary Revised ed.
As with all things, greed took over and the products went retail. The history of the judicial reaction to DNA evidence illustrates this pattern. Based on an exhaustive data analysis, Kleck concludes that guns are more often used by victims to defend themselves each year than misused by criminals to commit p.
Burton Angela O. However, the sagecraft ethics prevailing among health advocates on gun issues allowed Dr. But this shibboleth is diametrically contradicted by the decline in accidental gun fatalities since the late s.
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