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eBook Emerging Issues in Public Health: Gun Violence, 1st Edition

  • Bradley Steffens
  • ISBN-10: 1682826708
  • ISBN-13: 9781682826706
  • DDC: 363.330973
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released September 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020
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Overview

More than one hundred people die from gunshot injuries every day, and the rate of gunshot deaths and injuries keeps climbing every year. This book looks at the contributing factors behind this public health crisis and uses anecdotes and first-person accounts to explore the short- and long-term effects it is having on survivors, the wounded, and society as a whole.