Open Fire: Understanding Global Gun Cultures

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Index
Adams, Gerry 61, 64
Afghanistan 3, 7, 95, 96, 127, 181
Ahern, Bertie 56, 61
Aijmer, Goran 2, 181, 182, 196
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF) 26, 103
Almagor, Uri 72
Al Qaeda 18
Amin, Idi 75
Amnesty International 29
Appadurai, Arjun 24
Aryan Nations 166, 170-7, 203
Arabic 99
Becker, Harold 169, 171
Berg, Alan 171, 177
Boone, Daniel 147, 148
Bourdieu, Pierre 23
Brazil 9, 19, 28-33, 35-41, 180, 200
Bummpo, Nathaniel 148, 150
Bush, George W. 1, 108
Butler, Richard 171-4, 176, 177
Canada 24, 37, 104, 121, 159
Chase, Kenneth 5
China 4, 17
Chiapas 25, 26
Cooper, James Fenimore 150-1
Cottrol, Robert 113, 114, 120
Crockett, Davy 148
Deming, David 97
Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) 56, 57, 61, 62, 64, 68, 69
Denzin, Norman 102
Diamond, Raymond 113, 114
disarmament 10, 27, 31, 34, 36, 37, 56-70, 72, 73, 75, 78, 81, 83
El Salvador 58
Enloe, Cynthia 7
Farsi 99
firearms, see guns
Foucault, Michel 22
Fox, Vicente 19
Garvey, Marcus 153
gender 16, 17, 39, 112
feminism 90, 92
masculinity 20-2, 85, 89, 92, 93, 94, 125-37, 141-52 passim
women
as gun users 20, 92, 93
as gun victims 17, 131
as sex objects 85-97 passim
Giddens, Anthony 196
Grant, St William 153
gun control organizations
The International Action Network on Small Arms (IANSA) 36
Viva Rio 30, 32, 33, 37, 39
gun films
Bonnie and Clyde 127
Boyz N the Hood 128, 130
Commando 27, 128
Death Wish 128
Die Hard 125, 127, 130-2, 134, 135
Dirty Harry 127, 128, 130
Lethal Weapon 127, 128, 131, 132, 135-7
Jackie Brown 87, 96
Magnum Force 128, 131
Menace II Society 128, 130, 131
Natural Born Killers 129
Pulp Fiction 129
Rambo: First Blood Part II 128, 130, 132, 135
Reservoir Dogs 129
To Live and Die in L.A. 128, 131
The Wild Bunch 127, 129, 130, 132
gunpowder 4
guns
amount of 3-4, 17-18, 30
and children 15-16, 17, 30, 42-55
passim, 65, 131, 174, 175

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