Encyclopedia of Forensic Science

Encyclopedia of Forensic Science

by Suzanne Bell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816048118

ISBN-13: 9780816048113

Pub. Date: 10/28/2003

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:
9780816048113
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/2003
Series:
Science Encyclopedia Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.18(h) x 1.14(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

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