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  1. 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

  2. Juvenile Justice

    International Perspectives, Models and Trends

    Edited by John A. Winterdyk

    Juvenile justice has been and remains a topical issue at national and international levels. There are various standards and guidelines for administration, but six major models characterize juvenile justice systems worldwide: participatory, welfare, corporatism, modified justice, justice, and crime...

    Published October 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. 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

  4. Forensic Analysis of Biological Evidence

    A Laboratory Guide for Serological and DNA Typing

    By J. Thomas McClintock

    A powerful tool in the identification of individuals, DNA typing has revolutionized criminal and paternity investigations. Widespread analysis is now conducted by public and private laboratories in the United States and abroad. Focusing on the basic techniques used in forensic DNA laboratories,...

    Published February 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. The Impact of Scientific Evidence on the Criminal Trial

    The Case of DNA Evidence

    By Oriola Sallavaci

    This book explores challenges posed by the use of DNA evidence to the traditional features, procedures and principles of the criminal trial. It examines the limitations of existing theories of criminal trial processes in the face of increasing use of scientific evidence in the court room. The...

    Published February 11th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Advances in Forensic Human Identification

    Edited by Xanthé Mallett, Teri Blythe, Rachel Berry

    As forensic human identification receives increased global attention, practitioners, policy makers, and students need an appropriate resource that describes current methods and modalities that have shaped today’s policies and protocols. A supplemental follow-up to Forensic Human Identification: An...

    Published January 24th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Death and Accident Investigation Protocols

    By Mary H. Dudley

    Through an examination and assessment of the body at a death scene, the medicolegal death investigator (MLDI) must be able to recognize circumstances that point to what manner of death occurred—be it natural causes, homicide, suicide, accident, or undetermined. A handy reference for use in the...

    Published June 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Mass Fatality Management Concise Field Guide

    By Mary H. Dudley

    In a mass fatality incident, members of the medical examiner or coroner’s office are faced with a host of complex and time-sensitive responsibilities. These include identifying victims, collecting property and evidence, determining cause and manner of death, issuing death certificates, and...

    Published June 20th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Fraud and Carbon Markets

    The Carbon Connection

    By Marius-Christian Frunza

    Series: Environmental Market Insights

    The VAT Carousel Fraud has seriously undermined the financial integrity of the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS). This timely book is the first to give an overview of fraud in the carbon market. Written by a former broker, it presents unique material on the carbon fraud mechanics and...

    Published April 9th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Handbook of Forensic Linguistics

    Edited by Malcolm Coulthard, Alison Johnson

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

    The Routledge Handbook of Forensic Linguistics provides a unique work of reference to the leading ideas, debates, topics, approaches and methodologies in Forensic Linguistics. Forensic Linguistics is the study of language and the law, covering topics from legal language and courtroom discourse to...

    Published January 29th 2013 by Routledge