BUILDING A BIOLOGICAL PROFILE

BUILDING A BIOLOGICAL PROFILE - BU I L D I N G A Age, sex,...

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12/11/10 BUI LDI NG A Stature Pathology/ trauma
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12/11/10 MNI : minimum number of Basic logic estimation 1) Remove nonhuman elements 2) Separate bones by element and side 3) Reconstruct fragments and count the MNI per side (not pieces) 4) Pair match the left side to the right side Those that do not match are added
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12/11/10 MLNI MLNI: Most Likely Number of Individuals Mass graves Complex process to estimate assemblages Use Adams 2005 Statistical Method Used for faunal analysis too in
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12/11/10 Stature (height): different types of statures: actual and reported (forensic) DLSTAT: (Driver’s License Stature): not exact height reported At a physician’s office: reported stature Actual stature (measured) 1) Living
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12/11/10 I ssues with equation: - Samples and age of individuals - If the formula used based has significant distribution and the population has a continuous distribution - Cadaveric stature and living may not be
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This note was uploaded on 12/10/2010 for the course APY 348 taught by Professor Lisjak,r during the Fall '10 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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