Women and Guns
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Guns in American Society : an Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture and the Law
In a recent study, the National Opinion Research Center found that although 44 percent of men personally own a gun, only 12 percent of women own one; 33 percent of men and only 10 percent of women have ever bought a handgun.
Recommended CitationMcDonnell, Judith, "Women and Guns" (2002). History and Social Sciences Book Publications. Paper 54.