More than just bare bones: ethical considerations for forensic anthropologists

Soren Blau

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Following a brief discussion of the nature of ethics, this chapter examines why ethics are important for the practice of forensic anthropology with particular reference to training, accreditation, the development of anthropological techniques, limitations of evidence, and research. Finally, the individual versus professional ethical questions are considered.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Forensic Anthropology and Archaeology
EditorsSoren Blau, Douglas H. Ubelaker
Place of PublicationOxon UK
Number of pages14
ISBN (Electronic)9781315528939
ISBN (Print)9781629583853
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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