Is this a culture study, social commentary or both? Armed America is a 208 page book of photographs that features Portraits of Gun Owners in Their Homes. Since American's own more guns than any other non war-torn country, this book might be an eye opener to those wanting to understand who owns guns and why...

Implications - The powerful imagery of violence demonstrates just how much it dominates certain societies. Movies, cartoons and video games have played a role in promoting this theme and are often the subject of controversy. The entertainment and toy industry does well in this department; therefore, despite it not being accepted by everyone, violence as entertainment has a level of success that is undeniable.