Fractography of Long Bones with High-Velocity Projectile Trauma
Previous studies of bone fractography have examined only cases of blunt trauma. Here we assess whether fracture surface features are also found...
Examining the Reliability of Morphological Traits for Sex Estimation
Implications for the Walker (2008) and Klales et al. (2012) Methods
Morphological skull and pubic traits are routinely used in forensic anthropological casework for sex estimation, with the Walker (2008) and...
Ancestry Variation in the Accuracy of Rogers's Method of Sex Estimation
Rogers’s (1999) method of human skeletal sex estimation evaluates morphological variation in four traits of the distal humerus. Although this...
A Comparison of Two Gelatin Consolidants for the Preservation of Thermally Altered Skeletal Remains
A recent study (Topoleski & Christensen 2019) found that applying a food-grade gelatin solution to thermally altered skeletal remains...
The Historical Development of Forensic Anthropology
Although the term “forensic anthropology” was employed in Germany and Austria in the early 1900s, it appeared in the early 1970s in the North...
Review of "Forensic Anthropology: Current Methods and Practice," 2nd ed.
REFERENCE: Angi M. Christensen, Nicholas V. Passalacqua, Eric J. Bartelink. Forensic Anthropology, Current Methods and Practice. 2nd...
Review of "Case Studies in Forensic Anthropology: Bonified Skeletons
REFERENCE: Heather M. Garvin, Natalie R. Langley, eds. Case Studies in Forensic Anthropology: Bonified Skeletons....