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Forensic document examination : principles and practice, by Katherine Mainolfi Koppenhaver

Label
Forensic document examination : principles and practice
Title
Forensic document examination
Title remainder
principles and practice
Statement of responsibility
by Katherine Mainolfi Koppenhaver
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Forensic Document Examination: Principles and Practice is the first textbook written specifically for the study of questioned document analysis. The text comprehensively reviews document examination, with specific attention to handwriting identification and forgery detection. Fundamental principles and techniques of document examination are presented throughout in a concise, straightforward manner." "In addition to its utility as a textbook for document analysis, Forensic Document Examination: Principles and Practice will be an invaluable resource for professionals in fields where interaction with document examiners is commonplace. Police officers, private investigators, and attorneys will all benefit from a basic understanding of document examination and what is required for a document examiner to complete an assignment."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.25/65
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8074
LC item number
.K67 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Forensic document examination : principles and practice, by Katherine Mainolfi Koppenhaver
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289) and index
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Contents
Evolution of the written word -- Principles of handwriting -- Factors that cause changes in handwriting -- Handprinting and numerals -- History of document examination -- Forgery -- Other types of fraud -- Equipping a laboratory -- Care and handling of documents -- Standards of comparison -- Systematic examination of handwriting -- Master pattern -- Detecting fraudulent documents -- Weighing the evidence -- Preparing reports -- Alteration of documents -- Disguised writing -- Disguise versus simulation -- Check and credit card fraud -- Paper -- Writing instruments -- Seals, stamps, and paper -- Typewriters and printers -- Duplicating methods -- Desktop publishing -- The discovery process -- The litigation process -- Demonstrative evidence -- Court cases
Control code
000040301485
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 315 p.
Isbn
9781588297433
Lccn
2006014775
Other control number
2424365
Other physical details
ill.
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.b23110272
System control number
ebk1588297438

Library Locations

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