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The Resource Forensic science : an encyclopedia of history, methods, and techniques, William J. Tilstone, Kathleen A. Savage, and Leigh A. Clark

Forensic science : an encyclopedia of history, methods, and techniques, William J. Tilstone, Kathleen A. Savage, and Leigh A. Clark

Label
Forensic science : an encyclopedia of history, methods, and techniques
Title
Forensic science
Title remainder
an encyclopedia of history, methods, and techniques
Statement of responsibility
William J. Tilstone, Kathleen A. Savage, and Leigh A. Clark
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Written by experts for the general audience, this A-Z presentation covers all aspects of forensic science from its beginning to its central place in modern law enforcement
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tilstone, William J
Dewey number
363.2503
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8073
LC item number
.T55 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Savage, Kathleen A
  • Clark, Leigh A
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  • Forensic sciences
  • Forensic sciences
  • Criminal investigation
  • Criminal investigation
  • Criminalistique
  • Criminalistique
  • Enquêtes criminelles
  • Enquêtes criminelles
  • Criminal investigation
  • Forensic sciences
  • Ciencias forenses
  • Investigación criminal
  • Investigación criminal
Label
Forensic science : an encyclopedia of history, methods, and techniques, William J. Tilstone, Kathleen A. Savage, and Leigh A. Clark
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ABO blood groups -- Abortion -- Accelerant residues -- Accreditation -- Acid phosphatase -- Admissibility of scientific evidence -- Age estimation -- Alcohol -- Amelogenin -- American Board of Criminalistics (ABC) -- American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors (ASCLD) -- American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD/LAB) -- -- Ammonium nitrate-based explosives -- Ammunition -- Amphetamines -- Andrews, Tommie Lee -- Anthropology -- Antibody -- Antigen -- Antiserum -- Arson -- Arson and Explosives Incidents System (AEXIS) -- Asphyxia -- Assault -- Associative evidence -- Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) -- Automobile examination -- Autopsy -- Barbiturates -- Battered baby syndrome -- Benzidine -- Bite marks -- Black powder -- Blood -- Blood grouping -- Blood spatters -- Bloodstain identification -- Bombs -- Bradley, Stephen -- Bulbs (Automobile, examination of in accidents) -- Bullets -- Bundy, Ted -- Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (BATF) -- Burns
  • California Association of Criminalists (CAC) -- Cannabis -- Carbon monoxide -- Casts -- Cause of death -- Chain of custody -- Charred documents -- Clandestine drug laboratories -- Class characteristics -- Cocaine -- Color tests -- Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) -- Comparison microscope -- Contact gunshot wounds -- Controlled substances -- Corroborative evidence -- Counterfeit currency -- Crack cocaine -- Crime laboratories -- Crime scene -- Criminalistics -- Cyanide -- Cyclotrimethylenetrinitramine (RDX) -- Databases -- Date rape -- Daubert ruling -- Death -- Dental records and Disaster Victim Identification (DVI) -- Digital evidence -- Digital imaging -- Disaster management -- Distance determination (Firearms) -- DNA databases -- DNA in forensic science -- DNA population frequencies -- Document examination -- Drowning -- Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) -- Drugfire -- Drugs -- Duffy, John -- Dyadic death -- Dynamite
  • Ecstasy -- Ejaculate -- Electrical injuries -- Entomology -- Erased writing -- Ethics -- Exclusion of paternity -- Exhumation -- Expert testimony -- Explosions and explosives -- Eyewitness testimony -- Falls -- Feces -- Fibers -- Field sobriety tests -- Fingernail examination -- Fingerprints -- Firearms -- Footwear -- Forensic quality services -- Forensic science -- Fracture matching -- Frye rule -- Gacy, John Wayne -- Gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB) -- Gas chromatography -- Gasoline -- Genetic markers -- Geology -- Glass -- Glue sniffing -- Gm and Km typing -- Haigh, John George -- Hair -- Hallucinogens -- Handwriting -- Haptoglobin -- Hashish -- Hay, Gordon -- Headlight filaments -- Heroin -- High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) -- Hitler diaries -- Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) -- Identification -- Identity -- Inceptive evidence -- Indented writing -- Individual characteristics -- Infrared spectroscopy -- Ink -- Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (IAFIS) -- Integrated Ballistic Identification System (IBIS) -- Irving, Clifford
  • Jewelry -- Jennings, Thomas -- Kerosene -- Khat -- Kicks -- Knife wounds -- Kumho Tire ruling -- Latent prints -- Lead bullets -- Lead poisoning -- Lewis blood typing -- Lie detector test (Polygraph) -- Likelihood ratio -- Locard's exchange principle -- Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) -- Maggots -- Magic mushrooms -- Marijuana -- Markov, Georgi -- Mass disaster victim identification -- Mass spectrometry (MS) -- Mengele, Josef -- Methadone -- Methamphetamine -- Methanol and methanol poisoning -- Microcrystal tests -- Microscope -- Microspectrophotometry -- Morphine -- Napalm -- Narcotics -- National Crime Information Center (NCIC) -- National Integrated Ballistic Information Network (NIBIN) -- National Tracing Center (NTC) -- Nitrocellulose -- Nitroglycerin -- Objective test -- Odontology -- Opium -- Paint -- Pan Am 103 -- Parentage testing -- Pathology -- Phencyclidine, phenylcyclhexyl, or piperidine (PCP) -- Phenotypes -- Physical evidence -- Pitchfork, Colin -- Poisoning -- Poisons -- Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) -- Population genetics -- Probability and interpretation of evidence -- Propoxyphene -- Psilocybin -- Psychiatry
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis -- Ramirez, Richard -- Rape -- Red cell enzymes -- Refractive index -- Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphisms (RFLP) -- Romanov family -- Ruxton, Buck -- Safe insulation -- Saliva -- Scientific evidence -- Semen identification -- Serial number restoration -- Serology -- Sexual offenses -- Shoe examination -- Skeletal remains -- Smokeless powder -- Soil -- Species identification -- Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) -- Suicide -- Sweat -- Taggants -- Teeth -- Thin Layer Chromatography (TLC) -- Time of death -- Time since intercourse -- Tire Tracks -- Tool marks -- Toxicology -- Trace evidence -- Trinitrotoluene (TNT) -- Typewriting and printing -- Ultraviolet (UV) and visible spectrometry -- Urine -- USS Iowa -- Validation -- Vollman, John -- World Trade Center bombing -- Wounds -- X-rays
Control code
ocm63125831
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
viii, 307 pages
Governing access note
Electronic version is restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781576071946
Lccn
2006001140
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o63125831
  • (OCoLC)63125831
Label
Forensic science : an encyclopedia of history, methods, and techniques, William J. Tilstone, Kathleen A. Savage, and Leigh A. Clark
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ABO blood groups -- Abortion -- Accelerant residues -- Accreditation -- Acid phosphatase -- Admissibility of scientific evidence -- Age estimation -- Alcohol -- Amelogenin -- American Board of Criminalistics (ABC) -- American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors (ASCLD) -- American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD/LAB) -- -- Ammonium nitrate-based explosives -- Ammunition -- Amphetamines -- Andrews, Tommie Lee -- Anthropology -- Antibody -- Antigen -- Antiserum -- Arson -- Arson and Explosives Incidents System (AEXIS) -- Asphyxia -- Assault -- Associative evidence -- Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) -- Automobile examination -- Autopsy -- Barbiturates -- Battered baby syndrome -- Benzidine -- Bite marks -- Black powder -- Blood -- Blood grouping -- Blood spatters -- Bloodstain identification -- Bombs -- Bradley, Stephen -- Bulbs (Automobile, examination of in accidents) -- Bullets -- Bundy, Ted -- Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (BATF) -- Burns
  • California Association of Criminalists (CAC) -- Cannabis -- Carbon monoxide -- Casts -- Cause of death -- Chain of custody -- Charred documents -- Clandestine drug laboratories -- Class characteristics -- Cocaine -- Color tests -- Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) -- Comparison microscope -- Contact gunshot wounds -- Controlled substances -- Corroborative evidence -- Counterfeit currency -- Crack cocaine -- Crime laboratories -- Crime scene -- Criminalistics -- Cyanide -- Cyclotrimethylenetrinitramine (RDX) -- Databases -- Date rape -- Daubert ruling -- Death -- Dental records and Disaster Victim Identification (DVI) -- Digital evidence -- Digital imaging -- Disaster management -- Distance determination (Firearms) -- DNA databases -- DNA in forensic science -- DNA population frequencies -- Document examination -- Drowning -- Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) -- Drugfire -- Drugs -- Duffy, John -- Dyadic death -- Dynamite
  • Ecstasy -- Ejaculate -- Electrical injuries -- Entomology -- Erased writing -- Ethics -- Exclusion of paternity -- Exhumation -- Expert testimony -- Explosions and explosives -- Eyewitness testimony -- Falls -- Feces -- Fibers -- Field sobriety tests -- Fingernail examination -- Fingerprints -- Firearms -- Footwear -- Forensic quality services -- Forensic science -- Fracture matching -- Frye rule -- Gacy, John Wayne -- Gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB) -- Gas chromatography -- Gasoline -- Genetic markers -- Geology -- Glass -- Glue sniffing -- Gm and Km typing -- Haigh, John George -- Hair -- Hallucinogens -- Handwriting -- Haptoglobin -- Hashish -- Hay, Gordon -- Headlight filaments -- Heroin -- High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) -- Hitler diaries -- Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) -- Identification -- Identity -- Inceptive evidence -- Indented writing -- Individual characteristics -- Infrared spectroscopy -- Ink -- Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (IAFIS) -- Integrated Ballistic Identification System (IBIS) -- Irving, Clifford
  • Jewelry -- Jennings, Thomas -- Kerosene -- Khat -- Kicks -- Knife wounds -- Kumho Tire ruling -- Latent prints -- Lead bullets -- Lead poisoning -- Lewis blood typing -- Lie detector test (Polygraph) -- Likelihood ratio -- Locard's exchange principle -- Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) -- Maggots -- Magic mushrooms -- Marijuana -- Markov, Georgi -- Mass disaster victim identification -- Mass spectrometry (MS) -- Mengele, Josef -- Methadone -- Methamphetamine -- Methanol and methanol poisoning -- Microcrystal tests -- Microscope -- Microspectrophotometry -- Morphine -- Napalm -- Narcotics -- National Crime Information Center (NCIC) -- National Integrated Ballistic Information Network (NIBIN) -- National Tracing Center (NTC) -- Nitrocellulose -- Nitroglycerin -- Objective test -- Odontology -- Opium -- Paint -- Pan Am 103 -- Parentage testing -- Pathology -- Phencyclidine, phenylcyclhexyl, or piperidine (PCP) -- Phenotypes -- Physical evidence -- Pitchfork, Colin -- Poisoning -- Poisons -- Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) -- Population genetics -- Probability and interpretation of evidence -- Propoxyphene -- Psilocybin -- Psychiatry
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis -- Ramirez, Richard -- Rape -- Red cell enzymes -- Refractive index -- Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphisms (RFLP) -- Romanov family -- Ruxton, Buck -- Safe insulation -- Saliva -- Scientific evidence -- Semen identification -- Serial number restoration -- Serology -- Sexual offenses -- Shoe examination -- Skeletal remains -- Smokeless powder -- Soil -- Species identification -- Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) -- Suicide -- Sweat -- Taggants -- Teeth -- Thin Layer Chromatography (TLC) -- Time of death -- Time since intercourse -- Tire Tracks -- Tool marks -- Toxicology -- Trace evidence -- Trinitrotoluene (TNT) -- Typewriting and printing -- Ultraviolet (UV) and visible spectrometry -- Urine -- USS Iowa -- Validation -- Vollman, John -- World Trade Center bombing -- Wounds -- X-rays
Control code
ocm63125831
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
viii, 307 pages
Governing access note
Electronic version is restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781576071946
Lccn
2006001140
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o63125831
  • (OCoLC)63125831

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