Published Online: 22 December 2003
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School of Mathematics The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh,
Professor, School of Criminal Science BCH University of Lausanne, Lausanne-Dorigny,
Professor, University of California, Irvine Irvine, CA
Sir: Thank you for your interest in our article and your concern about mixing science and politics in firearm deaths. We agree with this concern but are afraid that in our society there is no way to escape it. Even a mere mention of "firearms" in a study can result in diatribes from several viewpoints.
Paper ID: JFS2003315