Resources

Printable Documents

PPGV handout on Children & Guns

Websites
National Physician Alliance
npalliance.org/

Doctors for America
Doctors for America

The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence
BradyCenter.org

The Center to Prevent Youth Violence
Cpyv.org

Mayors Against Illegal Guns-Everytown for Gun Safety
Mayors Against Illegal Guns

Harvard Injury Control Research Center
Hsph.harvard.edu/hicrc

Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence
Smartgunlaws.org

States United to Prevent Gun Violence
Supgv.org

Articles

New Yorker (4/23/12)
Lepore, Jill: “Battleground America”

Mother Jones (9/26/12)
Follman et al.: “The NRA Surge”

New York Review of Books (9/27/12)
Cole, David: “Our Romance with Guns”

To listen to an interview with David Hemenway on gun violence in the United States and the likely effects of the 2008 Supreme
Court case D.C. v. Heller (7:24 min.), click on this link: New England Journal of Medicine

Reports

Child Advocate of Connecticut:
“Report on the Life of Adam Lanza Before the 2012 Shooting”

Pamphlets:
Dr. Zweifler cerated a handout for primary care offices. Children and Guns.

Books

Hemenway, David: “Private Guns Public Health” (2006)

Kennedy, David: “Don’t Shoot: One Man, a Street Fellowship, and the End of Violence in Inner-City America” (2011)

Winkler, Adam: “Gunfight: The Battle over the Right to Bear Arms in America” (2011)

Video

Violence as Contagious Disease with VIs

Ahead of the one year anniversary of the massacre at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, in which Adam Lanza took the lives of 20 school children and six educators, Bill speaks with cultural historian and scholar Richard Slotkin about the role of guns in America’s national psyche.
Richard Slotkin on Guns and Violence

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