5thDegreeInSight Wrote:
Jan 16, 2013 11:21 AM
Excellent point - the math is just about 50% more households with guns but 550% higher homicide rate. Your point on heterogeneous is correct. What also needs to be said is that culturally (common value system) we were much more homogeneous a half century ago. I also contend that we are much more individualistic than most other societies but are very cooperatively orderly as opposed to the coercive orderliness of much of the world.