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Crime fighting : the impact of science and technology
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Published:
Pleasantville, NY : Gareth Stevens Pub., 2010, c2009.
Format:
Book
Edition:
North American ed.
Physical Desc:
64 pages : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 9.3 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
1170L
Rating:
4-8
Status:
Apollo Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
363.25 HAR
McMurray Middle - Teen Non-Fiction has 2
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Overton High - Teen Non-Fiction
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Description
Science and technology have transformed criminal investigation techniques. Computers allow police instant access to vast amounts of information. DNA profiling can identify criminals and victims from the tiniest scrap of evidence. This book examines advances in forensic science and crime fighting. This book goes beyond the science to explore the pros and cons of each new development, and examines the ways modern crime fighting has changed our society and the world.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781433919855 (lib.), 1433919850 (lib.)
Reading Level:
MG
Level 9.3, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
1170

Notes

General Note
Includes glossary.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index.
Description
Presenting both the positive and the negative impacts of science, this book examines surveillance and eavesdropping techniques, high-tech ways to locate and identify victims, and new methods to combat computer crimes and global terrorism.
Target Audience
4-8,Medialog, Inc.
Target Audience
1170,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,Middle Grades,9.3,3,quiz: 132961,disk(s): ALL62
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APA Citation (style guide)

Harris, N. (20102009). Crime fighting: the impact of science and technology. North American ed. Pleasantville, NY: Gareth Stevens Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Harris, Nathaniel, 1937-. 20102009. Crime Fighting: The Impact of Science and Technology. Pleasantville, NY: Gareth Stevens Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Harris, Nathaniel, 1937-, Crime Fighting: The Impact of Science and Technology. Pleasantville, NY: Gareth Stevens Pub, 20102009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Harris, Nathaniel. Crime Fighting: The Impact of Science and Technology. North American ed. Pleasantville, NY: Gareth Stevens Pub, 20102009. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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