The Resource Forensic technology, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)

Forensic technology, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)

Label
Forensic technology
Title
Forensic technology
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia Engdahl, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.25
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8073.8
LC item number
.F67 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Engdahl, Sylvia
Series statement
Current controversies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forensic sciences
  • Forensic sciences
  • Criminal investigation
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Forensic technology, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737749113&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The quality of forensic investigation varies widely due to a lack of standards / National Research Council -- More research in forensic science is needed to prevent wrongful convictions / Peter Neufeld -- Both fraud and error in forensic investigation are common / Radley Balko and Roger Koppl -- There is no scientific basis for trusting fingerprint evidence / Simon A. Cole -- The defense now has the right to question forensic analysts during trials / Lyle Denniston -- Efforts to solve the problems of forensic science are already underway / Tabatha Wethal -- The official report on the state of forensics is interfering with prosecutions / Barry Matson -- Forensic technology has been wrongly criticized as unscientific / Crime Lab Report -- The TV drama CSI is affecting how jurors react in real-life trials / Richard Willing -- The CSI effect is leading to unwarranted acquittals / Jeffrey Heinrick -- Judges should take steps to counter CSI's influence on jurors / Joshua K. Marquis -- The criminal litigation process is being altered by fear of the CSI effect / Tamara F. Lawson -- Expectations of forensic evidence has no bearing on jurors' decisions / Donald E. Shelton -- The CSI effect exists only in the minds of those who propose it / Kimberlianne Podlas -- Wide media coverage of the CSI effect may itself influence jury reactions / Simon A. Cole and Rachel Dioso-Villa -- Recordings of brain activity show whether a fact is stored in someone's memory / Sam Simon -- Brain scanning accurately detects lies during experiments / Malcolm Ritter -- Hand-held lie detectors may be useful for screening purposes / Bill Dedman -- The assumption that physical reactions can detect lying is not valid / Melissa Mitchell -- Brain scanning has not been sufficiently tested for public use / Aalok Mehta -- Voice stress analysis cannot adequately distinguish lies from truth / Kelly R. Damphousse -- Improved techniques for analyzing stains provide information about crimes / Matt Martin -- Micro-stamping of firearms is not an effective means of identifying criminals / Wendy Wang -- DNA testing is now being used with non-violent crimes / Dan Morse -- DNA samples can provide clues to a crime suspect's physical appearance / Evan Pellegrino -- CT scanning has many advantages over conventional autopsies / Douglas Page -- Attempts are underway to make bite mark analysis more scientific / Todd Richmond -- Soil analysis is becoming a powerful technique for crime investigation / Louise Murray -- Research on decomposing bodies provides important data for forensics / Mike Osborne
Control code
OPPV000919470
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737749113
Lccn
2010013956
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV000919470
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0000919470
Label
Forensic technology, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737749113&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The quality of forensic investigation varies widely due to a lack of standards / National Research Council -- More research in forensic science is needed to prevent wrongful convictions / Peter Neufeld -- Both fraud and error in forensic investigation are common / Radley Balko and Roger Koppl -- There is no scientific basis for trusting fingerprint evidence / Simon A. Cole -- The defense now has the right to question forensic analysts during trials / Lyle Denniston -- Efforts to solve the problems of forensic science are already underway / Tabatha Wethal -- The official report on the state of forensics is interfering with prosecutions / Barry Matson -- Forensic technology has been wrongly criticized as unscientific / Crime Lab Report -- The TV drama CSI is affecting how jurors react in real-life trials / Richard Willing -- The CSI effect is leading to unwarranted acquittals / Jeffrey Heinrick -- Judges should take steps to counter CSI's influence on jurors / Joshua K. Marquis -- The criminal litigation process is being altered by fear of the CSI effect / Tamara F. Lawson -- Expectations of forensic evidence has no bearing on jurors' decisions / Donald E. Shelton -- The CSI effect exists only in the minds of those who propose it / Kimberlianne Podlas -- Wide media coverage of the CSI effect may itself influence jury reactions / Simon A. Cole and Rachel Dioso-Villa -- Recordings of brain activity show whether a fact is stored in someone's memory / Sam Simon -- Brain scanning accurately detects lies during experiments / Malcolm Ritter -- Hand-held lie detectors may be useful for screening purposes / Bill Dedman -- The assumption that physical reactions can detect lying is not valid / Melissa Mitchell -- Brain scanning has not been sufficiently tested for public use / Aalok Mehta -- Voice stress analysis cannot adequately distinguish lies from truth / Kelly R. Damphousse -- Improved techniques for analyzing stains provide information about crimes / Matt Martin -- Micro-stamping of firearms is not an effective means of identifying criminals / Wendy Wang -- DNA testing is now being used with non-violent crimes / Dan Morse -- DNA samples can provide clues to a crime suspect's physical appearance / Evan Pellegrino -- CT scanning has many advantages over conventional autopsies / Douglas Page -- Attempts are underway to make bite mark analysis more scientific / Todd Richmond -- Soil analysis is becoming a powerful technique for crime investigation / Louise Murray -- Research on decomposing bodies provides important data for forensics / Mike Osborne
Control code
OPPV000919470
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737749113
Lccn
2010013956
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV000919470
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0000919470

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