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Forensic Anthropology Training Manual - by Karen Ramey Burns (Hardcover)

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Provides basic information on successfully collecting, processing, analyzing, and describing skeletal human remains.Forensic Anthropology Training Manual serves as a practical reference tool and a framework for training in forensic anthropology.The first chapter informs judges, attorneys, law enforcement personnel, and international workers of the information and services available from a professional forensic anthropologist. The first section (Chapters 2-11) is a training guide to assist in the study of human skeletal anatomy. The second section (Chapters 12-17) focuses on the specific work of the forensic anthropologist, beginning with an introduction to the forensic sciences.Learning GoalsUpon completing this book readers will be able to:Have a strong foundation in human skeletal anatomyExplain how this knowledge contributes to the physical description and personal identification of human remainsUnderstand the basics of excavating a grave, preparing a forensic report, and presenting expert witnesstestimony in a court of lawDefine forensic anthropology within the broader context of the forensic sciencesDescribe the work of today?s forensic anthropologists
Number of Pages: 364
Genre: Social Science
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Karen Ramey Burns
Language: English
Street Date: July 3, 2017
TCIN: 53146033
UPC: 9781138403840
Item Number (DPCI): 248-55-7261
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