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The Resource Crime science : methods of forensic detection, Joe Nickell and John F. Fischer

Crime science : methods of forensic detection, Joe Nickell and John F. Fischer

Label
Crime science : methods of forensic detection
Title
Crime science
Title remainder
methods of forensic detection
Statement of responsibility
Joe Nickell and John F. Fischer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explains some of the techniques of forensic science used in criminal investigations, including fingerprinting, DNA testing, impression analysis, pathology, and others; and includes case studies that show how the methods have been used in practice
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nickell, Joe
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fischer, John F
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminal investigation
  • Forensic sciences
  • Criminal investigation
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • LAW
  • Criminal investigation
  • Criminal investigation
  • Forensic sciences
Label
Crime science : methods of forensic detection, Joe Nickell and John F. Fischer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to forensic science and criminalistics -- History -- The modern crime laboratory -- Crime-scene investigation -- Preliminaries -- Documentation -- Collection and preservation -- Crime reconstruction -- Legal considerations -- Case study : the Jeffrey MacDonald case -- Trace evidence -- The microscope -- Hair and fibers -- Soil and botanicals -- Glass, paint, etc. -- Case study : the Atlanta child murders -- Firearms -- Basic arms and ammunition -- Ballistics -- Identifying characteristics -- Firearm residues -- Case study : the Sacco and Vanzetti trial -- Fingerprinting -- History -- Classification -- Identification -- Processing and recovery -- Case study : Aileen Wuornos, female serial killer -- Impression analysis -- Fabric prints -- Shoe and tire impressions -- Tool marks -- Case study : the Lindbergh kidnapping -- Questioned documents -- Handwriting composition -- Forgery detection -- Analytical techniques -- Case study : the Mormon forgery murders -- Serology -- Principles -- Conventional analyses -- DNA testing -- Case study : the O.J. Simpson Trial -- Chemistry -- Introduction -- Drugs -- Toxicology -- Arson -- Explosives -- Case study : the World Trade Center bombing -- Pathology -- Identification of decedent -- Time of death -- Autopsy -- Cause of death -- Case study : the death of Marilyn Monroe -- Anthropology -- Recovery of remains -- Skeletal examination -- Forensic identification -- Case study : the assassination of the Romanovs
Control code
ocn864898575
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 300 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813146614
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt595xtt
  • 9dc34fe6-8f18-48fe-8d21-a8991fa459e2
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864898575
Label
Crime science : methods of forensic detection, Joe Nickell and John F. Fischer
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to forensic science and criminalistics -- History -- The modern crime laboratory -- Crime-scene investigation -- Preliminaries -- Documentation -- Collection and preservation -- Crime reconstruction -- Legal considerations -- Case study : the Jeffrey MacDonald case -- Trace evidence -- The microscope -- Hair and fibers -- Soil and botanicals -- Glass, paint, etc. -- Case study : the Atlanta child murders -- Firearms -- Basic arms and ammunition -- Ballistics -- Identifying characteristics -- Firearm residues -- Case study : the Sacco and Vanzetti trial -- Fingerprinting -- History -- Classification -- Identification -- Processing and recovery -- Case study : Aileen Wuornos, female serial killer -- Impression analysis -- Fabric prints -- Shoe and tire impressions -- Tool marks -- Case study : the Lindbergh kidnapping -- Questioned documents -- Handwriting composition -- Forgery detection -- Analytical techniques -- Case study : the Mormon forgery murders -- Serology -- Principles -- Conventional analyses -- DNA testing -- Case study : the O.J. Simpson Trial -- Chemistry -- Introduction -- Drugs -- Toxicology -- Arson -- Explosives -- Case study : the World Trade Center bombing -- Pathology -- Identification of decedent -- Time of death -- Autopsy -- Cause of death -- Case study : the death of Marilyn Monroe -- Anthropology -- Recovery of remains -- Skeletal examination -- Forensic identification -- Case study : the assassination of the Romanovs
Control code
ocn864898575
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 300 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813146614
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt595xtt
  • 9dc34fe6-8f18-48fe-8d21-a8991fa459e2
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864898575

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