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The Real World of a Forensic Scientist: Renowned Experts Reveal What It Takes to Solve Crimes

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With the skyrocketing popularity of TV crime shows like CSI and CSI-Miami, interest in forensic science has reached unprecedented levels. However compelling these programs are as dramas, they spread many misconceptions about the real world of the forensic scientist. Students who wish to pursue a career in this field are often unaware of the many diverse career choices ...more
Hardcover, 349 pages
Published August 25th 2009 by Prometheus Books
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Mark Gross
Jan 31, 2010 Mark Gross rated it it was ok
Probably written for someone who wants to become a forensic scientist. Information was unorganized. Dr. Lee was involved in solving some infamous crimes but the book gave little attention to these cases.
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Good insight into the forensics field, very detailed description and good advice dished out by the experts; but wished it could include more real life examples.
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