Investigating Chemistry
Third Edition   ©2012

Investigating Chemistry

Introductory Chemistry From A Forensic Science Perspective

Matthew Johll (Illinois Valley Community College)

  • ISBN-10: 1-4292-5522-6; ISBN-13: 978-1-4292-5522-6; Format: Cloth Text, 482 pages

Investigating Chemistry: Introductory Chemistry from a Forensic Science Perspective,Third Edition, is a unique chemistry textbook, that uses the the inherently fascinating topics of crime and criminal investigations as a context for teaching the fundamental chemical concepts most often covered in an introductory nonmajors course. Covering all the standard topics, Matthew Johll capitalizes on the surge of interest in the scientific investigation of crime (as sparked by CSI and other television shows), bringing together the theme of forensic science and the fundamentals of chemistry in ways that are effective and accessible for students.