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Fingerprints

Autor: Beavan, Colin

Editorial: Hyperion Books

Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Precio de Lista:$14.95
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Fingerprints : Beavan presents a lively focus on turn-of-the-20th-century politics and science as reflected in advances in law enforcement and criminal detection. The scientific backdrop for this slice of social history leading to the adoption of fingerprints as a forensic tool is carefully articulated within a narrative rich in the texture of locales and competitive ambitions. The author captures the role of key personalities, and the conflicts among them, as he deftly re-creates the pivotal 1905 murder case in Deptford, England, which served as a vehicle for the introduction of fingerprints as evidence in a jury trial. His research reveals how social hierarchies of the day and overlapping contributions to the field resulted in innovative work being erroneously credited.


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Leyes   Forensic Science

ISBN 13:9780786885282
ISBN 10:0786885289
Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:232
Tamaño:8.06" l x 5.10" w x 0.57" h
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