To Keep And Bear Arms

Author: Joyce Lee Malcolm
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674893078
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Joyce Malcolm illuminates the historical facts underlying the current passionate debate in America about gun-related violence, the Brady Bill, and the National Rifle Association, revealing the original meaning and intentions behind the ...

To Keep And Bear Arms

Author: Joyce Lee Malcolm
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This book explains how the Englishmen's hazardous duty evolved into a right, and how it was transferred to America and transformed into the Second Amendment. Malcolm's story begins in turbulent seventeenth-century England.

Guns And Violence

Author: Joyce Lee Malcolm
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674040472
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Investigating the complex and controversial issue of the real relationship between guns and violence, Joyce Lee Malcolm presents an incisive, thoroughly researched historical study of England, whose strict gun laws and low rates of violent ...

Guns In American Society

Author: Gregg Lee Carter
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576072681
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The restored Anglo-Saxon tradition of all free men having the right, and even the
duty, to keep and bear arms was transferred to colonial America, where all the
colonies individually passed militia laws that required universal gun ownership.
Hunting was essential to many families, and in light of immediate threats from the
French, Dutch, Spanish, and Native Americans, it is not surprising that colonial
militia statutes required that all able-bodied men be armed and trained.
Intellectually ...

The Militia And The Right To Arms Or How The Second Amendment Fell Silent

Author: H. Richard Uviller
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822330172
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The sign has since been removed. Stephen P. Halbrook, That Every Man Be
Armed: The Evolution of a Constitu- tional Right (1984); Joyce Lee Malcolm, To
Keep and Bear Arms: The Origins of an Anglo-American Right 130 (1994) ("
Blackstone emphatically endorsed the view that keeping arms was necessary
both for self-defense, the natural right of resistance and self-preservation, and to
restrain the violence of oppressions. Blackstone 's comments on this subject are
of the utmost ...

Historicism Originalism And The Constitution

Author: Patrick J. Charles
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476615152
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See Lois G. Schwoerer, “Review: To Keep and Bear Arms: The Origins of an
Anglo-American Right, 61 Journal ofSouthern History 570 (1995); Lois G.
Schwoerer, “To Hold and Bear Arms: The English Perspective,” reprinted in The
Second Amendment in Law and History 207–21. 78. Indeed, Standard Model
writers assert Malcolm's history is the correct and true version. However, none
ofthese Standard Model works have pro- duced any new evidence to advance
Malcolm's prob- ...

Ideas With Consequences

Author: Amanda Hollis-Brusky
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199385521
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50 As we saw in Chapter 2, Justice Thomas also used his concurring opinion to
pen some thoughts about the original meaning of the Second Amendment's right
to “keep and bear arms,” musing hopefully that “perhaps, at some future date, this
Court ... See, e.g., J. Malcolm, To Keep and Bear Arms: The Origins of an Anglo-
American Right 162 (1994); S. Halbrook, That Every Man Be Armed, The
Evolution of a Constitutional Right (1984); Van Alstyne, The Second Amendment
and the ...

Freedmen The Fourteenth Amendment And The Right To Bear Arms 1866 1876

Author: Stephen P. Halbrook
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780275963316
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... Joyce L. Malcolm, To Keep And Bear Arms: The Origins Of An Anglo-american
Right (1994); S. Halbrook, That Every Man Be Armed 37-54 (1994). 41.
Proceedings In The Ku Klux Trials at 148. 42. Id. 43. Id. at 149. 44. Id. at 150. 45.
Id. at 148. 46. Id. Klan Trials and Hearings 153.

The Right To Bear Arms And The Wisdom Of Doing So

Author: Patrick Thomas
ISBN: 055745431X
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However, I am especially indebted to the following. John R. Lott Jr. for More Guns
Less Crime and The Bias Against Guns. Stephen P. Halbrook for That Every Man
Be Armed (The Evolution of a Constitutional Right) Ralph Ketcham for The Anti-
Federalist Papers and the Constitutional Convention Debates Joyce Lee
Malcolm for Guns and Violence the English Experience, and To Keep and Bear
Arms (The Origins of An Anglo-American Right) Gary Kleck and Don B. Kates for
Armed, ...

Gun Control And The Constitution

Author: Robert J. Cottrol
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780815316664
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First Published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.