Opportunities in Forensic Science / Edition 2

Opportunities in Forensic Science / Edition 2

by Blythe Camenson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071545336

ISBN-13: 9780071545334

Pub. Date: 09/19/2008

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

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Overview

Each book offers:

  • The latest information on a field of interest
  • Training and educational requirements for each career
  • Salary statistics for different positions within each field
  • Up-to-date professional and Internet resources

    McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071545334
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/19/2008
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


Foreword ix Acknowledgments xv
1 Forensic Science Fields 1 Role of forensic sciences Forensic science fields Other forensic disciplines Forensic science and the law Sample job titles Training Sample programs Job settings Working conditions Salaries for forensic scientists
2 Forensic Evidence 19 Crime scene reconstruction Specializations Credentials for criminalists Sample jobs Firsthand accounts A final thought
3 Accident and Fire Investigation 43 Role of investigators Training for investigators Salaries Sample jobs Firsthand accounts A final thought
4 Forensic Medicine 61 Forensic pathology Forensic dentistry and odontology Forensic nursing Sample jobs Firsthand account A final thought
5 Forensic Anthropology 87 Branches of anthropology Training Job settings Finding a job Salaries Sample job Firsthand account A final thought
6 Forensic Psychology and Psychiatry 103 Legal issues Work settings Training for forensic psychologists and psychiatrists Forensic social work and mental health counseling Training for forensic social workers and counselors Psychiatric technicians Salaries Sample jobs Firsthand accounts A final thought
7 Emerging Forensic Science Fields 131 Forensic computer and cyber investigations Forensic accounting Forensic economics Forensic engineering Forensic architecture Wildlife forensics Sample jobs A final thought Appendix Professional Associations 153 Further Reading 167

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