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Handbook of Missing Persons

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Missing Persons: An Introduction
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    Chapter 2 A Profile of Missing Persons: Some Key Findings for Police Officers
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    Chapter 3 Missing Person Appeals: A UK Perspective
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    Chapter 4 The Rhetoric and Reality of the AMBER Alert: Empirical and Public Discourse Considerations Regarding the Child Abduction Phenomenon
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    Chapter 5 Secondary Victimization in Missing Children Events
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    Chapter 6 Conduct Problems Among Runaway and Homeless Teens
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    Chapter 7 Pregnancy and Parenting Among Runaway and Homeless Young Women
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    Chapter 8 Missing Persons: Forensic Sociology Factors
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    Chapter 9 Missing Someone: Exploring the Experiences of Family Members
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    Chapter 10 Geographies of Missing People: Improving Police Knowledge and Response to Missing Persons
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    Chapter 11 Prospective Person Memory in the Search for Missing Persons
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    Chapter 12 Ethical Challenges in Missing Persons Investigations
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    Chapter 13 Forensic Genetics Against Children Trafficking: Missing Children Genetic Identification
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    Chapter 14 Missing Persons Investigations and Identification: Issues of Scale, Infrastructure, and Political Will
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    Chapter 15 Missing Persons in Croatia: Incidence, Characteristics and Police Performance Effectiveness
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    Chapter 16 Investigation of Long-Term Missing Persons as Cold Case Homicides: An American Perspective
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    Chapter 17 Estimating the Appearance of the Missing: Forensic Age Progression in the Search for Missing Persons
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    Chapter 18 The Role of Forensic Archaeology in Missing Persons Investigations
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    Chapter 19 The Use of Dogs in Missing Persons Investigations
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    Chapter 20 Advances in Forensic Entomology in Missing Persons Investigations
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    Chapter 21 Forensic Palynology and Environmental Profiling in Missing Persons Investigations
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    Chapter 22 DNA Methods to Identify Missing Persons
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    Chapter 23 Trace DNA Profiling in Missing Persons Investigations
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    Chapter 24 The Advantages of Noncriminal Genetic Databases in Identifying Missing Persons and Human Remains
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    Chapter 25 Privacy Challenges with Genetic Information
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    Chapter 26 The Identification of Missing Persons Using Fingerprints
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    Chapter 27 Forensic Anthropology and Missing Persons Investigations
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    Chapter 28 Forensic Facial Reconstruction and Its Contribution to Identification in Missing Person Cases
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    Chapter 29 Stable Isotope Forensics as an Investigative Tool in Missing Persons Investigations
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    Chapter 30 The Use of Trace Evidence in Missing Persons Investigations
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    Chapter 31 Mass Grave Investigation and Identifying Missing Persons: Challenges and Innovations in Archaeology and Anthropology in the Context of Mass Death Environments
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    Chapter 32 Evolution of Disaster Victim Identification (DVI/DVM): An Overview of Management and Pitfalls
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    Chapter 33 Evaluating the Role of Forensic Anthropologists in Human Rights Investigations of Missing Persons
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    Chapter 34 The Investigation of Historic Missing Persons Cases: Genocide and ‘Conflict Time’ Human Rights Abuses
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Handbook of Missing Persons
Published by
Springer International Publishing, January 2016
DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-40199-7
978-3-31-940197-3, 978-3-31-940199-7

Stephen J. Morewitz, Caroline Sturdy Colls

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 1%
Unknown 76 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 17 22%
Student > Master 9 12%
Researcher 9 12%
Student > Bachelor 8 10%
Other 4 5%
Other 12 16%
Unknown 18 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 14 18%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 7 9%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 6 8%
Computer Science 5 6%
Medicine and Dentistry 5 6%
Other 17 22%
Unknown 23 30%