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The Resource Working in the killing fields : forensic science in Bosnia, Howard Ball

Working in the killing fields : forensic science in Bosnia, Howard Ball

Label
Working in the killing fields : forensic science in Bosnia
Title
Working in the killing fields
Title remainder
forensic science in Bosnia
Statement of responsibility
Howard Ball
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While the specifics of individual wars vary, they share a common epilogue: the task of finding and identifying the "disappeared." The Bosnian war of the early 1990s, which destroyed the sovereign state of Yugoslavia, is no exception. In Working in the Killing Fields, Howard Ball focuses on recent developments in the technology of forensic science and on the work of forensic professionals in Bosnia following that conflict. Ball balances the examination of complex features of new forensic technology with insights into the lives of the men and women from around the globe who are tasked with findi
Cataloging source
P@U
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1937-
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Ball, Howard
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yugoslav War (1991-1995)
  • Forensic sciences
  • Disappeared persons
  • Dead
  • Yugoslav War, 1991-1995
  • Genocide
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • HISTORY
  • Dead
  • Disappeared persons
  • Forensic sciences
  • Genocide
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
Label
Working in the killing fields : forensic science in Bosnia, Howard Ball
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Dedication""; ""Epigraph""; ""Contents""; ""List of Illustrations""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction: On the Bank of the River Drina, May 10, 2003""; ""Abbreviations""; ""1. The “Disappearedâ€? in War and the Need to Find and Identify Them""; ""2. Balkan Nationalism, the Creation and the Collapse of Yugoslavia, and “Ethnic Cleansingâ€?""; ""3. Finding, Exhuming, and Identifying the Human Remains in Bosnia""; ""4. The Forensic Scientists at Work in Bosniaâ€?s “Killing Fieldsâ€?""
  • ""5. The Stark Realities Confronting the Searchers and the Survivors in Bosnia""""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""About Howard Ball""
Control code
ocn904647631
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 207 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612347356
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • c707a605-9419-4f45-8b4d-e424889503bf
  • 22573/ctt1d98mxs
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904647631
Label
Working in the killing fields : forensic science in Bosnia, Howard Ball
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Dedication""; ""Epigraph""; ""Contents""; ""List of Illustrations""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction: On the Bank of the River Drina, May 10, 2003""; ""Abbreviations""; ""1. The “Disappearedâ€? in War and the Need to Find and Identify Them""; ""2. Balkan Nationalism, the Creation and the Collapse of Yugoslavia, and “Ethnic Cleansingâ€?""; ""3. Finding, Exhuming, and Identifying the Human Remains in Bosnia""; ""4. The Forensic Scientists at Work in Bosniaâ€?s “Killing Fieldsâ€?""
  • ""5. The Stark Realities Confronting the Searchers and the Survivors in Bosnia""""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""About Howard Ball""
Control code
ocn904647631
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 207 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612347356
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • c707a605-9419-4f45-8b4d-e424889503bf
  • 22573/ctt1d98mxs
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904647631

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