Student Range Visit Reflection #6: I Found the Competitive Nature of the Shooting Very Appealing

Students in my Sociology of Guns Seminar are required to visit a gun range with their classmates early in the semester and to write a reflection essay based on the experience (see the assignment).

Below is the sixth student reflection essay for Fall 2020. (Find the first here, the second here, the third here, the fourth here, and the fifth here.)

This student is from England.

Sociology of Guns student at range visit. Photo by Robin Lindner/RLI Media

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Student Range Visit Reflection #5: I Learned That I Was Capable of Safely Handling a Weapon

Students in my Sociology of Guns Seminar are required to visit a gun range with their classmates early in the semester and to write a reflection essay based on the experience (see the assignment).

Below is the fifth student reflection essay for Fall 2020. (Find the first here, the second here, the third here, and the fourth here.)

Sociology of Guns student range visit. Photo by Sandra Stroud Yamane

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Student Range Visit Reflection #4: Becoming More Comfortable Around Firearms

Students in my Sociology of Guns Seminar are required to visit a gun range with their classmates early in the semester and to write a reflection essay based on the experience (see the assignment).

Below is the fourth student reflection essay for Fall 2020. (Find the first here, the second here, and the third here.)

Sociology of Guns student range trip. Photo by Sandra Stroud Yamane

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Student Range Visit Reflection #3: A Strange Mixture of Emotions

Students in my Sociology of Guns Seminar are required to visit a gun range with their classmates early in the semester and to write a reflection essay based on the experience (see the assignment).

Below is the third student reflection essay for Fall 2020. (Find the first here and the second here.)

Sociology of Guns student range visit. Photo by Sandra Stroud Yamane

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