Handbook of forensic anthropology and archaeology / Soren Blau and Douglas H. Ubelaker, editors.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Walnut Creek, Calif. : Left Coast Press, c2009.
Description
534 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

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Subject(s)
Related name
Library of Congress genre(s)
Case studies [Browse]
Series
World Archaeological Congress research handbooks in archaeology [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • 1. Forensic anthropology and archaeology: introduction to a broader view / Soren Blau and Douglas H. Ubelaker -- pt. 1. History of the disciplines. -- 2. Forensic anthropology and archaeology: past and present, a United Kingdom perspective / Margaret Cox -- 3. Forensic anthropology and archaeology: perspectives from Italy / Cristina Cattaneo -- 4. Forensic anthropology: perspectives from France / Eric Baccino -- 5. A history of forensic anthropology in Spain / José L. Prieto -- 6. The application of forensic anthropology to the investigation of political violence in South America / Luis Fondebrider -- 7. Historical development of forensic anthropology: perspectives from the United States / Douglas H. Ubelaker -- 8. Forensic anthropology: Canadian content and contributions / Mark Skinner and Kristina Bowie -- 9. The development and current state of forensic anthropology: an Australian perspective / Denise Donlon -- 10. Historical perspectives on forensic anthropology in Indonesia / Etty Indriati -- pt. 2. Forensic archaeology. -- 11. The search for and detection of human remains / Thomas D. Holland and Samuel V. Connell -- 12. Excavation and recovery in forensic archaeological investigations / Paul N. Cheetham and Ian Hanson -- pt. 3. Forensic anthropology. -- 13. Differentiating human from non-human skeletal remains / Dawn Mulhern 14. Dating of anthropological skeletal remains of forensic interest / Shari Forbes and Kimberly Nugent -- 15. Analysis of commingled human remains / John Byrd and Bradley J. Adams -- 16. The assessment of ancestry and the concept of race / Norman J. Sauer and Jane C. Wankmiller -- 17. Anthropological estimation of sex / Valeria Silva Braz -- 18. Skeletal age estimation / Tracy L. Rogers -- 19. Histological age estimation / Christian M. Crowder -- 20. Stature estimation / P. Willey -- 21. Antemortem trauma / Eugénia Cunha and João Pinheiro --
  • 22. Perimortem trauma / Louise Loe -- 23. Forensic taphonomy / Stephen P. Nawrocki -- 24. Burned human remains / Tim Thompson -- 25. Craniofacial identification: techniques of facial approximation and craniofacial superimposition / Carl N. Stephan -- 26. Biomolecular applications / Lori Baker -- 27. Forensic odontology / John Gerald Clement -- pt. 4. The crime and disaster scene: case studies in forensic archaeology and anthropology. -- 28. Domestic homicide investigations: an example from the United States / Dawnie Wolfe Steadman, William Basler, Michael J. Hochrein, Dennis F. Klein, and Julia C. Goodin -- 29. Domestic homicide investigations in the United Kingdom / John Hunter -- 30. Forensic anthropology in disaster response / Paul S. Sledzik -- 31. Medico-legal investigations of atrocities committed during the Solomon Islands "Ethnic Tensions" / Melanie Archer and Malcolm J. Dodd -- 32. Disaster anthropology: the 2004 Asian tsunami / Sue Black -- 33. The role of the anthropologist in disaster victim identification: the Bali incidents of 2002 and 2004 / Christopher A. Briggs and Alanah M. Buck -- 34. Dealing with the remains of conflict: an international response to crimes against humanity, forensic recovery, identification, and repatriation in the former Yugoslavia / Jon Sterenberg -- 35. Forensic anthropology and archaeology in Guatemala / Ambika Flavel and Caroline Barker -- 36. Grave challenges in Iraq / Derek Congram and Jon Sterenberg -- pt. 5. The professional forensic anthropologist. -- 37. More than just bare bones: ethical considerations for forensic anthropologists / Soren Blau -- 38. How to do forensic archaeology under the auspices of the United Nations and other large organizations / Richard Wright and Ian Hanson -- 39. Contribution of quantitative methods in forensic anthropology: a new era / Ann H. Ross and Erin H. Kimmerle -- 40. The expert witness and the court of law / Maciej Henneberg -- 41. Legal aspects of identification / David Ranson -- 42. Global perspectives on issues in forensic anthropology / Douglas H. Ubelaker and Soren Blau.
ISBN
  • 9781598740745 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 1598740741 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN
2008032123
OCLC
236082692
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