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From criminal to enemy: the birth and development of the scientific police and criminal identification in Italy

Emilia Musumeci

The aim of this article is to briefly retrace the history of criminal identification techniques in Italy in order to shed new light on the legacy of criminal anthropology in policing and criminal justice in the delicate transition from liberal Italy to the Fascist regime. While identification techni...