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Soil analysis in forensic taphonomy : chemical and biological effects of buried human remains

Author: Mark Tibbett; David O Carter
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2008.
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From the Publisher: Soil Analysis in Forensic Taphonomy: Chemical and Biological Effects of Buried Human Remains is the first book to focus on the impact of soil and its components on the postmortem fate of human remains. International in scope, the chapters deal with both inorganic and organic chemistry, and also biological soil components, including invertebrate activity, fungi, and microbes. The chapters address  Read more...
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Soil analysis in forensic taphonomy.
Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007045309
(OCoLC)180907846
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Tibbett; David O Carter
ISBN: 9781420069921 1420069926 1281274615 9781281274618
OCLC Number: 245263307
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 340 pages, [12] pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Contents: Nature, distribution, and origin of soil materials in the forensic comparison of soils / Robert W. Fitzpatrick --
Cadaver decomposition and soil: processes / David O. Carter and Mark Tibbett --
The role of soil organisms in terrestrial decomposition / David W. Hopkins --
Soil fungi associated with graves and latrines: towards a forensic mycology / Naohiko Sagara, Takashi Yamanaka, and Mark Tibbett --
The role of invertebrates in terrestrial decomposition: forensic applications / Ian R. Dadour and Michelle L. Harvey --
The decomposition of hair in the buried body environment / Andrew S. Wilson --
The decomposition of materials associated with buried cadavers / Robert C. Janaway --
Decomposition chemistry in a burial environment / Shari L. Forbes --
Potential determinants of postmortem and postburial interval of buried remains / Shari l. Forbes --
Principles and methodologies of measuring microbial activity and biomass in soil / Phil Brookes --
Methods of characterizing and fingerprinting soils for forensic application / Lorna A. Dawson [and others].
Responsibility: edited by Mark Tibbett and David O. Carter.

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Focuses on the impact of soil and its components on the fate of human remains. This book deals with both inorganic and organic chemistry; considers invertebrate activity, fungi, and microbes; and,  Read more...

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