Mass shootings and public support for gun control

Newman, B.J. and Hartman, T.K. (2019) Mass shootings and public support for gun control. British Journal of Political Science, 49 (4). pp. 1527-1553. ISSN 0007-1234



  • Newman, B.J.
  • Hartman, T.K.
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © Cambridge University Press 2017 This is an Open Access article, distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution licence (, which permits unrestricted re-use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Keywords: Mass Public Shootings; Gun Control; Contextual Effects; Focusing Events; Threat
  • Accepted: 21 March 2017
  • Published (online): 2 October 2017
  • Published: October 2019
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Social Sciences (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 31 Mar 2017 13:37
Last Modified: 15 Nov 2023 11:27
Status: Published
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Refereed: Yes
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