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26 April 2002

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (Georgia)

Emory University has appointed a committee of outside experts to further investigate accusations of research misconduct by history professor Michael Bellesiles. Bellesiles has drawn criticism over his 2000 book, Arming America: The Origins of a National Gun Culture, which argues that guns were more rare in early America than previously thought. Critics, including gun rights advocates and several historians who recently reviewed Bellesiles book in a prominent history... (

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