Lankford "study" out of UofAL

Discussion in 'In the News' started by UtiPossidetis, Jul 28, 2016.

  1. UtiPossidetis

    UtiPossidetis American

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    From Fox News
    A much-heralded and widely cited study of 171 countries over nearly a half century purports to show more guns mean more mass shootings, but critics say the report uses bad methodology in a way that rigs the results.
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    "The Lankford ‘study’ is nothing more than junk science disguised as research, and never should have been published in a responsible scholarly journal,” Florida State University criminology professor Gary Kleck told FoxNews.com.

    Citation: “Public Mass Shooters and Firearms: A Cross-National Study of 171 Countries"
     
  2. Nemo

    Nemo Man of Myth and Legend

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    Link to news report please?

    Nemo