Suggested Reading


Sen. Dianne Feinstein, Letter to Secretary of State Colin Powell on the proliferation of small arms in Iraq, May 1, 2003.

Philip Alpers and Conor Twyford, Small Arms in the Pacific, Occasional Paper No. 8 of the Small Arms Survey, March 2003.

Edward Laurance and Rachel Stohl, Making Global Public Policy: The Case of Small Arms and Light Weapons, Occasional Paper No. 7 of the Small Arms Survey, December 2002.

Spyros Demetriou, Politics From The Barrel of a Gun: Small Arms Proliferation and Conflict in the Republic of Georgia (19892001), Occasional Paper No. 6 of the Small Arms Survey, November 2002.

William Godnick with Robert Muggah and Camilla Waszink, Stray Bullets: The Impact of Small Arms Misuse in Central America, Occasional Paper No. 5 of the Small Arms Survey, October 2002.

Maria Haug, Martin Langvandslien, Lora Lumpe, and Nic Marsh (with NISAT), Shining a Light on Small Arms Exports: The Record of State Transparency, Occasional Paper No. 4 of the Small Arms Survey, January 2002.

Human Rights Abuses with Small Arms: Illustrative cases from Amnesty International reports 2000-2001, Amnesty International, 7 July 2001.

Wendy Cukier and Antoine Chapdelaine, "Small Arms: A Major Public Health Hazard," Medicine & Global Survival, vol. 7, no. 2 (April 2001), pp. 26-32.

The Christian Science Monitor.  "Up in arms," Laurent Belsie. 12/07/2000

"Methods of Destruction of small arms, light weapons, ammunition and explosives", November 15, 2000.  S/2000/1092, U.N. Secretary General to the Security Council

Arms Trafficking, Mercenaries and Drug Cartels, Hearings before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs on 27-28 February 1991 (Washington, DC: US GPO, 1991)

International Small Arms Usage and Research and Development Trends (Contractor Report No. ARCCD-CR-93001) for the US Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center, Close Combat Armaments Center, Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey, May 1993.

International Traffic in Arms, Report to Congress, (Washington, DC: BATF, Office of Law Enforcement, Firearms Dvision, Firearms Enforcement Branch, 1991) 244 pp.

Michael T. Klare, "Controlling the Global Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons," Issues in Science and Technology, Fall 1995

Jeffrey Boutwell, Michael T. Klare, and Laura W. Reed, eds., Lethal Commerce: the Global Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons (Cambridge, MA: American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1995)

Michael T. Klare, "Awash in Armaments: Implications of the Trade in Light Weapons," Harvard International Review, Winter 1994/95, pp. 24-26, 75-76

Michael T. Klare, "Armed and Dangerous," In These Times, 13 June 1994, pp. 14-19

Light Weapons and International Security, Jasjit Singh ed., (Delhi: British American Security Information Council, and Indian Pugwash Society, December 1995)


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