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Principles and Practices of Criminalistics : the Profession of Forensic Science (01 Edition)by Keith Inman
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Principles and Practice of Criminalistics: The Profession of Forensic Science expands on ideas proposed by leading thinkers throughout the history of forensic science and outlines a logical framework for the examination of physical evidence in a criminalistics laboratory. The book reexamines prevailing concepts in light of both technical and intellectual advances and provides a way of conceptualizing physical evidence from its origin through its interpretation.
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Outlines a logical framework for the examination of physical evidence in a criminalistics laboratory. Reexamines prevailing criminalistics concepts in light of both technical and intellectual advances and provides a way of conceptualizing physical evidence from its origin through its interpretation. Explains what forensic scientists do and discusses philosophical and practical considerations that affect conduct of their work. Some material challenges conventional wisdom on the subject and is bound to provoke discussion among members of the forensic community. Assumes a strong background in physical and forensic sciences. Inman is senior criminalist at the California Department of Justice. Rudin is a forensic science consultant.
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