An excellent resource to plan forensic science curriculum and lessons! Pedagogical book is arranged in six parts: Forensic Science and Investigation, Tools of the Trade, Patterns and Impressions, Forensic Biology, Forensic Chemistry, and Legal Aspects of Forensic Science, with each part containing one to six chapters. Includes more than 250 color images, review questions, figures, case studies, a glossary and list of acronyms, Web sites with free videos and demonstrations, and some chapters also include hands-on activities! Each chapter has a list of learning objectives, a glossary of terms, a section for each concept covered, a summary, test and review questions, and further reading suggestions. A valuable resource for every forensic science classroom! Third edition, index, 610 pages, 8¾" x 11¼", hard cover.