Missing Persons : Multidisciplinary Perspectives On The Disappeared
Xwi7xwa Library, University of British Columbia

2016
Book
Contributors
Congram, Derek.
Description
"Missing Persons is an edited collection of original papers written by experts around the world who are engaged in the location, identification, and repatriation of missing persons."-- Provided by publisher.

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Alternate Title(s)
Missing persons (2016)
ISBN
9781551309309; 1551309300
Contents
Introduction: Missing persons and those who seek them : questions of perspective and place / Derek Congram -- Perspectives on the missing : residential schools for Aboriginal children in Canada / Alex Maass -- Absent bodies, absent knowledge : the forensic work of identifying Srebrenica's missing and the social experiences of families / Sarah Wagner and Rifat Kešetović -- The missing files : the experience of the International Committee of the Red Cross / Shuala M. Drawdy and Cheryl Katzmarzyk -- From mass graves to human rights : the discovery of forced disappearances in contemporary Spain / Francisco Ferrándiz and Emilio Silva Barrera -- Psychosocial perspectives on the enforced disappearance of Indigenous peoples in Guatemala / Mónica Esmeralda Pinzón González -- Collection, curation, repatriation : exploring the concept of museum skeletal populations as missing persons / Janet Young -- When X doesn't mark the spot : historical investigation and identifying remains from the Korean War / Michael R. Dolski -- Psychosocial aspects of interviewing and self-care for practitioners / Vedrana Mladina -- A review of research into the spatial behaviour of murderers and implications for investigations involving missing murder victims / Samantha Lundrigan -- Mapping the missing : a new approach to locating missing persons burial locations in armed conflict contexts / Derek Congram, Arthur Green, and Hugh Tuller -- Leading change and innovation in missing persons and unidentified remains investigations in Canada / Carole Bird -- Missing in the US-Mexico borderlands / Robin Reineke and Bruce E. Anderson -- The evidentiary value of cultural objects from mass graves : methods of analysis, interpretation, and limitations / Ariana Fernández Muñoz and Derek Congram -- Farm to France : the identification of Canada's missing Winnipeg soldiers from the Amiens battlefield / Laurel Clegg -- The interconnectedness of missing persons as a problem and as a solution / Derek Congram, Luis Fondebrider, and Eleonor Fernández.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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