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The handy forensic science answer book / Patricia Barnes-Svarney and Thomas E. Svarney.

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  • 5 of 7 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 3 of 5 copies available at Cass County.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Drexel 363.25 BAR 2019 (Text) 0002205463660 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Garden City 363.25 BAR 2019 (Text) 0002205463652 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Harrisonville 363.25 BAR 2019 (Text) 0002205463645 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center 363.25 BAR 2019 (Text) 0002205463637 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 01/25/2022
Cass County Library-Pleasant Hill 363.25 BAR 2019 (Text) 0002205463629 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 01/31/2022

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-352) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction to forensic science -- The history of forensic science -- At the crime scene: the crime site and investigation teams -- At the crime scene: looking for biological evidence -- At the crime scene: looking for physical evidence -- In the crime lab: analyzing a body -- In the crime lab: analyzing older remains -- In the crime lab: trace evidence -- In the crime lab: patent, latent, and plastic prints -- In the crime lab: DNA analysis -- In the crime lab: toolmarks, firearms, and ballistics -- In the crime lab: examining explosives -- In the crime lab: questioned documents and cryptanalysis -- Other forensic investigations -- The criminal mind -- Putting it all together -- Controversies in forensic science -- Famous (and not-so-famous) crimes and forensic science -- The media and forensic science -- Resources in forensic science.
Summary, etc.:
Book covers the fundamentals, science, history, latest research and techniques of forensic science and crime scene investigation.
Barnes-Svarney and Svarney cover the fundamentals, science, history, and analysis of clues to provide detailed information on crime scene investigations, techniques, laboratory finding, the latest research, and controversies. From the cause, manner, time of a death, and autopsies to blood, toxicology, DNA typing, fingerprints, ballistics, tool marks, tread impressions, and trace evidence, they take the reader through the many sides of a death investigation, arson, criminal profiling, and much, much more. -- adapted from Amazon.com info
Subject: Forensic sciences > Miscellanea.
Genre: Nonfiction.

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