Encyclopedia of Forensic Science / Edition 2

Encyclopedia of Forensic Science / Edition 2

by Suzanne Bell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816067996

ISBN-13: 9780816067992

Pub. Date: 07/28/2008

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

Gathering the core topics of forensic science into one comprehensive volume and providing an overview of each, Encyclopedia of Forensic Science, Revised Edition is a revised and expanded version of the award-winning original with approximately 650 entries, more than 80 new to this edition. More than 12 essays are interspersed throughout this reliable A-to-Z

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Gathering the core topics of forensic science into one comprehensive volume and providing an overview of each, Encyclopedia of Forensic Science, Revised Edition is a revised and expanded version of the award-winning original with approximately 650 entries, more than 80 new to this edition. More than 12 essays are interspersed throughout this reliable A-to-Z reference, describing how forensic science relates to areas such as drug testing in sports, privacy concerns, misconceptions about forensic science, and the interface of forensic engineering and forensic science. The encyclopedia is richly illustrated with more than 200 black-and-white photographs and illustrations, plus a full-color insert containing photographs with depictions of firearms, tool marks, and DNA analysis. Most of the photographs were supplied by working forensic scientists in many different organizations. With updated appendixes aiding further research, this essential revised edition will remain the ultimate primer in the subject of forensic science for high school and college students alike.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816067992
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/28/2008
Series:
Science Encyclopedia Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

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