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What is forensic anthropology?

History of Forensic Anthropology

Medicolegal aspect of death

• what happens after death?

• Medical Examiner vs. Coroner

• Cause, manner, mechanism of death

Skeletal anatomy, Osteology

Forensic significance

Human vs. nonhuman remains

Contemporary vs. non contemporary

Determination of sex

Forensic archaeology

• Recovery and processing


Death detectives: LA County Coroner

Unfleshed: the story of Dr William Maples
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