Additional Notes on National Institute of Justice Working Group on Firearms and Violence
Concealed Carry / Firearms / Personal Defense

Additional Notes on National Institute of Justice Working Group on Firearms and Violence

In my last post I surveyed a series of grants recently awarded by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) for research on firearms and violence. These grant solicitations were the product of a Topical Working Group on Firearms and Violence that met in early winter 2011. A report of the working group is available on … Continue reading

Concealed Carry Fun with Google Ngram
Books / Concealed Carry

Concealed Carry Fun with Google Ngram

My writing accountability partner recently turned me on to Google Ngram. The search engine lets you you electronically comb through millions of books in Google’s database for certain words or phrases. (You can read about the technical details on Google or Wikipedia.) I searched for the phrase “concealed carry” as a case-insensitive phrase and the … Continue reading