Flesh and bone : an introduction to forensic anthropology / Myriam Nafte

Author(s): Nafte, Myriam
Location:
Retrieving Holdings Information
Subjects: Forensic anthropology
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, c2000
LC Classification: G, GN
Physical Description: xvi, 173 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Acknowledgments
About the Author
Introduction
Sect. I. The Development of a New Discipline
Ch. 1. Forensic Science 5
Ch. 2. Anthropology and Forensics 23
Sect. II. The Human Body
Ch. 3. Flesh and Bone - The Process of Decomposition 39
Ch. 4. The Human Skeleton 51
Sect. III. Uncovering the Mystery
Ch. 5. Assessing the Remains 83
Ch. 6. Evidence of Trauma 117
Ch. 7. Reconstructing Identity 133
Sect. IV. New Applications
Ch. 8. Human Rights and Forensic Science 153
References 161
Index 171
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Introduction to forensic anthropology
Notes: LCCN: 00108364
ISBN: 0890896380
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-170) and index
OCLC Number: 46317417
ISBN/ISSN: 0890896380