LIFE (with Bind-In Printed Access Card)

LIFE (with Bind-In Printed Access Card)

by John H. Postlethwait, Janet L. Hopson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0538741341

ISBN-13: 9780538741347

Pub. Date: 02/11/2010

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Created through a "student-tested, faculty-approved" review process, LIFE is an engaging and accessible solution to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners. LIFE provides streamlined chapters, in-text support, and online tools to make learning more flexible.  See more details below

Overview


Created through a "student-tested, faculty-approved" review process, LIFE is an engaging and accessible solution to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners. LIFE provides streamlined chapters, in-text support, and online tools to make learning more flexible.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780538741347
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/11/2010
Series:
Available Titles CourseMate Series
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
268,333
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


PART I: CELLS, GENES, AND LIFE'S PERPETUATION. 1. What is Life? 2. Cells and the Chemistry of Life. 3. How Cells Take in and Use Energy. 4. The Cell Cycle. 5. Patterns of Inheritance. 6. DNA: The Thread of Life. 7. Genes, Proteins, and Genetic Engineering. 8. Reproduction and Development. PART II: EVOLUTION AND BIODIVERSITY. 9. The Mechanisms of Evolution. 10. Life's Origins and Biodiversity. 11. Single-Celled Life. 12. Fungi and Plants: Decomposers and Producers. 13. The Evolution and Diversity of Animals. PART III: THE LIVING WORLD. 14. Ecology of Populations and Communities. 15. Ecosystems and the Biosphere.

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