forensic anthropology

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forensic anthropology

[fə¦ren·sik ‚an·thrə′päl·ə·jē]
(forensic science)
The application of physical anthropology theory and techniques to answering legal questions involving human skeletal identification and analysis.
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EXAMINATION State Pathotogist, Prof Marie Cassidy, gardai and a forensic anthropologist at the scene yesterday
Forensic anthropologist Saul Quijada at the morgue in San Salvador demonstrates the manner in which a victim of gang violence was killed.Martin do Nascimento
"Forensic anthropologist Professor Sue Black is renowned worldwide for her expertise and work MULHOLLAND identifying remains from mass graves in Kosovo.
Forensic anthropologist David Errickson, above, and with Adam Mead, on left, and Bethany Markham at the Teesside University anthropology event, right 041114BONES_03 PETER REIMANN
Forensic anthropologist Dr Anna Williams, an expert on human decomposition, has won a place at leading magazine, New Scientist.
Last week, Molly's sister, Heather, of West Brookfield, got in touch with Ann Marie Mires, a forensic anthropologist at Anna Maria College in Paxton who has worked with the Molly Bish Center at the school.
To curtail further losses, the museum together with Brandon University will conduct six-week digs at the campgrounds for the next six summers under the leadership of biological and forensic anthropologist Suyoko Tsukamoto, the Shilo Stag reported.
Doug Owsley, a forensic anthropologist at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington DC, said that the evidence is absolutely consistent with dismemberment and de-fleshing of the body, the BBC reported.
Fans will be familiar with Tempe Brennan, a forensic anthropologist based out of North Carolina and Montreal.
Philippe Charlier (left) is a French doctor and forensic anthropologist who examines ancient corpses for clues to their identity and demise.
books BONES ARE FOREVER BY KATHY REICHS (William Heinemann, pounds 18.99) FANS will be familiar with Tempe Brennan - a forensic anthropologist based out of North Carolina and Montreal.
l Bones Are Forever by Kathy Reichs (William Heinemann, pounds 18.99) Forensic anthropologist Tempe Brennan is called to a run-down apartment outside Montreal where she finds the mummified remains of a newborn baby.
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