Forensics Demystified / Edition 1
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Forensics Demystified / Edition 1

by David Fisher, Barry Fisher, Jason Kolowski
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071454306

ISBN-13: 9780071454308

Pub. Date: 08/28/2006

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

There’s no easier, faster, or more practical way to learn the really tough subjects

Forensics Demystified explains forensic science in a logical progression from evidence collection through analysis and finally to the scientist actually testifying in court. This self-teaching guide comes complete with key points, background information, quizzes at

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There’s no easier, faster, or more practical way to learn the really tough subjects

Forensics Demystified explains forensic science in a logical progression from evidence collection through analysis and finally to the scientist actually testifying in court. This self-teaching guide comes complete with key points, background information, quizzes at the end of each chapter, and even a final exam. Simple enough for beginners but challenging enough for advanced students, this is a lively and entertaining brush-up, introductory text, or classroom supplement.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071454308
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Series:
Demystified Series
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
721,717
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.48(d)

Table of Contents

FOREWORD
PREFACE
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

Chapter 1: Introduction to Forensic Science

Chapter 2: Legal

Chapter 3: Crime Scene Investigation

Chapter 4: Forensic Photography and Documentation

Chapter 5: Forensic Pathology

Chapter 6: Trace Evidence

Chapter 7: Forensic Biology/DNA

Chapter 8: Firearms and Toolmarks

Chapter 9: Drugs and Toxicology

Chapter 10: Arson and Explosives

Chapter 11: Questioned Documents

Chapter 12: Forensic Psychiatry
APPENDIX: FORENSIC SCIENCE EDUCATION, CAREERS, AND RESOURCES; FINAL EXAM; ANSWERS TO QUIZ AND EXAM QUESTIONS INDEX

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