2011

The Juvenile Skeleton in Forensic Abuse Investigations

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ISBN: 978-1-61779-254-0 (Print) 978-1-61779-255-7 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-5

    Introduction

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 7-17

    Fatal Child Maltreatment: The Challenges of Identifying the Causes and Incidence of Deaths from Abuse and Neglect

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 19-31

    Basic Juvenile Skeletal Anatomy and Growth and Development

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    Pages 33-48

    Biomechanical and Remodeling Factors in the Interpretation of Fractures in Juveniles

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 49-60

    Birth Trauma

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    Pages 61-77

    Non-accidental Skeletal Trauma

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    Pages 79-107

    Scene Investigation in Juvenile Death

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 109-123

    Medicolegal Issues of Battered Baby Syndrome

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 125-150

    Evidence of Neglect from Immature Human Skeletal Remains: An Auxological Approach from Bones and Teeth

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 151-165

    Fatal Starvation/Malnutrition: Medicolegal Investigation from the Juvenile Skeleton

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 167-177

    Juvenile Stature Estimation: A Chilean Perspective

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 179-196

    Bone Weathering of Juvenile-Sized Remains in the North Carolina Piedmont

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 197-205