Do guns contribute to high suicide rates? Is gun control unconstitutional? Will banning assault weapons make society safer? The answers to these questions and many more are provided in a sequence of pro versus con essays by well-respected sources. Readers will be prompted to think critically in order to develop their own opinons. Superb essays sources include The Cato Institute, Consumer Federation of America, Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, H. Sterling Burnett, John R. Lott, Jr., and Dorothy Anne Seese.