publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018

Forensic Examination of Orders and Medals

Open Access Russian
  • Published: 01 Dec 2018 Journal: Теория и практика судебной экспертизы, volume 13, issue 4, pages 42-51 (issn: 1819-2785, eissn: 2587-7275, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation, Russian Federal Centre of Forensic Science
Abstract
<jats:p>The paper examines the questions of forensic examination of state, departmental and other awards and decorations, including orders, medals and honorary badges. Investigation of such items is usually organized along a comprehensive framework that draws on specialized knowledge from such diverse fields as forensic metal analysis, forensic gemology, historical and cultural analysis, toolmark analysis, and forensic commodity evaluation. Basic methodological provisions are discussed, along with the possibilities of each forensic discipline when applied to the examination of these types of evidence, and required expert qualifications.</jats:p>
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free text keywords: state award, order, medal, award badge, forensic examination, cultural property, lcsh:Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology, lcsh:HV1-9960, Forensic science, Metal analysis, Specialized knowledge, Cultural analysis, Engineering ethics, Sociology, Commodity
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