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New and Published Books

  1. Nuclear Forensic Analysis, Second Edition

    By Kenton J. Moody, Patrick M. Grant, Ian D. Hutcheon

    Now in its second edition, Nuclear Forensic Analysis provides a multidisciplinary reference for forensic scientists, analytical and nuclear chemists, and nuclear physicists in one convenient source. The authors focus particularly on the chemical, physical, and nuclear aspects associated with the...

    Published December 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Biological Affinity in Forensic Identification of Human Skeletal Remains

    Beyond Black and White

    Edited by Gregory E. Berg, Sabrina C Ta'ala

    Ancestry determination in the identification of unknown remains can be a challenge for forensic scientists and anthropologists, especially when the remains available for testing are limited. There are various techniques for the assessment of ancestry, ranging from traditional to new microbiological...

    Published December 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Fundamentals of Fingerprint Analysis

    By Hillary Moses Daluz

    The "CSI effect" has brought an explosion of interest in the forensic sciences, leading to the development of new programs in universities across the world. While dozens of professional texts on the science of fingerprint analysis are available, few are designed specifically for students. An...

    Published December 1st 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Atlas of Human Poisoning and Envenoming, Second Edition

    By James H. Diaz

    Clinicians undergoing competency testing, certification, and periodic recertification are frequently faced with computer-based exams designed to evaluate clinical acumen and judgment. Test questions often include an image or radiograph followed by a vignette of the clinical encounter and a series...

    Published November 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Forensic Investigation of Unusual Firearms

    Ballistic and Medico-Legal Evidence

    By J.K. Sinha

    In recent years, the use of illegally produced firearms has increased exponentially worldwide. These are often cheap, nonstandard firearms that defy known classification and identification criteria. The use of unusual firearms in crimes has frequently led to unpredictable and misleading...

    Published November 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Human Scent Evidence

    By Paola A. Prada, Allison M. Curran, Kenneth G. Furton

    During the last decade, a significant number of scientific studies have supported the use of human scent as a biometric tool and indicator of the presence, or absence, of an individual at a crime scene. These findings even extend to conducting scent identification line-ups with suspects. Human...

    Published October 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Forensic Laboratory Management

    Applying Business Principles

    By W. Mark Dale, Wendy S. Becker

    New technologies, including DNA and digital databases that can compare known and questioned exemplars, have transformed forensic science and greatly impacted the investigative process. They have also made the work more complicated. Obtaining proper resources to provide quality and timely forensic...

    Published September 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Forensic Criminology

    By Andy Williams

    This text provides an examination of the aetiological development of forensic criminology in the UK. It links the subjects of scientific criminology, criminal investigations, crime scene investigation, forensic science and the legal system and it provides an introduction to the important processes...

    Published August 28th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Continuing the War Against Domestic Violence, Second Edition

    Edited by Lee E. Ross

    Anyone can become a victim of domestic violence. As such, it is essential for all of us to continue the war against domestic violence. Supplying a comprehensive overview of domestic violence across racial/ethnic groups, the new edition of this popular reference explores topics rarely discussed in...

    Published July 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Environmental Forensics Fundamentals

    A Practical Guide

    By Ioana Gloria Petrisor

    A Practical Guide to Environmental Crime Scene Investigations Releasing contaminants into the environment—whether deliberate or unintentional—can be thought of as a crime against the environment. The role of environmental forensics is to identify and prevent environmental pollution, or crimes....

    Published July 14th 2014 by CRC Press