The Analysis of Burned Human Remains

Written By Christopher W. Schmidt
The Analysis of Burned Human Remains
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 June 2015
  • ISBN : 0128005211
  • Pages : 448 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Analysis of Burned Human Remains

The Analysis of Burned Human Remains
  • Author : Christopher W. Schmidt,Steven A. Symes
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-06-01
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : The Analysis of Burned Human Remains, Second Edition, provides a primary source for osteologists and the medical/legal community for the understanding of burned bone remains in forensic or archaeological contexts. It describes in detail the changes in human bone and soft tissues as a body burns at both the ...

The Analysis of Burned Human Remains

The Analysis of Burned Human Remains
  • Author : Christopher W. Schmidt,Steven A. Symes
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2011-10-10
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : This unique reference provides a primary source for osteologists and the medical/legal community for the understanding of burned bone remains in forensic or archaeological contexts. It describes in detail the changes in human bone and soft tissues as a body burns at both the chemical and gross levels and ...

The Archaeology of Cremation

The Archaeology of Cremation
  • Author : Tim Thompson
  • Publisher : Oxbow Books
  • Release Date : 2015-03-31
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : Human societies have disposed of their dead in a variety of ways. However, while considerable attention has been paid to bodies that were buried, comparatively little work has been devoted to understanding the nature of cremated remains, despite their visibility through time. It has been argued that this is the ...

Recovery and Interpretation of Burned Human Remains

Recovery and Interpretation of Burned Human Remains
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 229
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : Victim remains at fatal fire scenes are typically difficult to detect, recover and handle. All of the burned material at the scene, including biological tissue, is often modified to a similar appearance, and bones, in particular, become discolored, brittle, and highly fragmented. As a consequence, these remains are often missed, ...

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  • Author : Tristan Krap
  • Publisher : Gompel&Svacina
  • Release Date : 2022-05-19
  • Total pages : 199
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : Salvaging burned human remains can be a challenging task for the forensic specialists and interpreting evidence from thermally altered skeletal elements can be difficult. Based on the findings of latest research, more is possible than was previously known. In this publication, novel ways of finding and analyzing burned human remains ...

Taphonomy of Human Remains

Taphonomy of Human Remains
  • Author : Eline M. J. Schotsmans,Nicholas Márquez-Grant,Shari L. Forbes
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-01-23
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : A truly interdisciplinary approach to this core subject within Forensic Science Combines essential theory with practical crime scene work Includes case studies Applicable to all time periods so has relevance for conventional archaeology, prehistory and anthropology Combines points of view from both established practitioners and young researchers to ensure relevance...

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  • Author : Nicholas V. Passalacqua,Christopher W. Rainwater
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-04-27
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : In the post-Daubert era, forensic science disciplines areincreasingly informed by robust, statistically-sound experimentalresearch. The educational value of the well-documented case study,however, remains as important as ever. Emphasizing known contextualinformation, this volume serves as a case-driven guide to skeletaltrauma analysis through the unique perspective of eachchapter’s authors. Both forensic ...

The Forensic Evaluation of Burnt Human Remains

The Forensic Evaluation of Burnt Human Remains
  • Author : Sarah Ellingham,Joe Adserias-Garriga,Sara C. Zapico,Douglas H. Ubelaker
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release Date : 2022-09-26
  • Total pages : 326
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : An all-encompassing reference and guide designed for professionals involved in the forensic analysis of burnt remains The Forensic Evaluation of Burnt Human Remains presents an in-depth multidisciplinary approach to the detection, recovery, analysis, and identification of thermally altered remains. Bridging the gap between research and practice, this invaluable one-stop reference ...

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  • Author : Natalie R. Langley,MariaTeresa A. Tersigni-Tarrant
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-09-19
  • Total pages : 488
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : The field of forensic anthropology has evolved dramatically in the past 40 years, as technological advances have led to new research initiatives and extended applications. This robust, dynamic, and international field has grown to include interdisciplinary research, continually improving methodology, and globalization of training. Reflecting the di...

A Companion to Forensic Anthropology

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  • Author : Dennis Dirkmaat
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-05-07
  • Total pages : 752
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : A Companion to Forensic Anthropology presents the most comprehensive assessment of the philosophy, goals, and practice of forensic anthropology currently available, with chapters by renowned international scholars and experts. Highlights the latest advances in forensic anthropology research, as well as the most effective practices and techniques used by professional forensic ...

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  • Author : Angi M. Christensen,Nicholas V. Passalacqua,Eric J. Bartelink
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-12-30
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : Forensic Anthropology: Current Methods and Practice—winner of a 2015 Textbook Excellence Award (Texty) from The Text and Academic Authors Association—approaches forensic anthropology through an innovative style using current practices and real case studies drawn from the varied experiences, backgrounds, and practices of working forensic anthropologists. This text guides the ...

The Archaeology of Human Bones

The Archaeology of Human Bones
  • Author : Simon Mays
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-02-17
  • Total pages : 434
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : The Archaeology of Human Bones provides an up to date account of the analysis of human skeletal remains from archaeological sites, introducing students to the anatomy of bones and teeth and the nature of the burial record. Drawing from studies around the world, this book illustrates how the scientific study ...

Handbook of Forensic Anthropology and Archaeology

Handbook of Forensic Anthropology and Archaeology
  • Author : Soren Blau,Douglas H. Ubelaker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-07-28
  • Total pages : 696
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : With contributions from 70 experienced practitioners from around the world, this second edition of the authoritative Handbook of Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology provides a solid foundation in both the practical and ethical components of forensic work. The book weaves together the discipline’s historical development; current field methods for analyzing crime, ...

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  • Author : Nicholas V. Passalacqua,Marin A. Pilloud
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-04-12
  • Total pages : 146
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : Forensic anthropologists are confronted with ethical issues as part of their education, research, teaching, professional development, and casework. Despite the many ethical challenges that may impact forensic anthropologists, discourse and training in ethics are limited. The goal for Ethics and Professionalism in Forensic Anthropology is to outline the current state ...

A Laboratory Manual for Forensic Anthropology

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-09
  • Total pages : 338
  • ISBN : 0128005211
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Summary : A Laboratory Manual for Forensic Anthropology approaches forensic anthropology as a modern and well-developed science, and includes consideration of forensic anthropology within the broader forensic science community, with extensive use of case studies and recent research, technology and challenges that are applied in field and lab contexts. This book covers ...