Essential Forensic Biology

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Essential Forensic Biology e-book cover (isbn: 047075804X)
  • ISBN: 047075804X
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Year: 2009
  • File Extension: PDF
  • Size: 13 MB

Book Description:


This book is an introduction to the application of biology in legal investigations. Fully revised and updated throughout, the second of this highly successful textbook offers an accessible overview to the essentials of the subject providing a balanced coverage of the range of organisms used as evidence in forensic investigations; invertebrates, vertebrates, plants and microbes.
The book provides an overview of the decay process and discusses the role of forensic indicators human fluids and tissues, including blood cells, bloodstain pattern analysis, hair, teeth, bones, and wounds. It also examines the study of forensic biology in cases of suspicious death




 

Essential Forensic Biology