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Zoology / Edition 9

Zoology / Edition 9

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by Stephen Miller, John Harley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073524174

ISBN-13: 9780073524177

Pub. Date: 09/27/2012

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

The 10th edition of Zoology continues to offer students an introductory general zoology text that is manageable in size and adaptable to a variety of course formats. It is a principles-oriented text written for the non-majors or the combined course, presented at the freshman and sophomore level.

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Overview

The 10th edition of Zoology continues to offer students an introductory general zoology text that is manageable in size and adaptable to a variety of course formats. It is a principles-oriented text written for the non-majors or the combined course, presented at the freshman and sophomore level.

Introducing SmartBook! For the first time Zoology, 10th edition is supported by SmartBook, an online learning tool that merges an eBook with adaptive assessments, creating an individualized experience for the students, adapting to their learning.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073524177
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date:
09/27/2012
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
640
Sales rank:
257,611
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: Biological Principles

1. Zoology: An Evolutionary and Ecological Perspective

2. Cells, Tissues, Organs, and Organ Systems of Animals

3. Cell Division and Inheritance

4. Evolution: History and Evidence

5. Evolution and Gene Frequencies

6. Ecology: Preserving the Animal Kingdom

Part Two: Animal-Like Protists and Animalia

7. Animal Taxonomy, Phylogeny, and Organization

8. Animal-like Protists: The Protozoa

9. Multicellular and Tissue Levels of Organization

10. The Smaller Lophotrochozoan Phyla

11. Molluscan Success

12. Annelida: The Metameric Body Form

13. The Smaller Ecdysozoan Phyla

14. The Arthropods: Blueprint for Success

15. The Pancrustacea: Crustacea and Hexapoda

16. Ambulacraria: Echinoderms and Hemichordates

17. Chordata: Urochordata and Cephalochordata

18. The Fishes: Vertebrate Success in Water

19. Amphibians: The First Terrestrial Vertebrates

20. Reptiles: Nonavian Diapsid Amniotes

21. Birds: Reptiles by Another name

22. Mammals: Synapsid Amniotes

Part Three: Form and Function: A Comparative Perspective

23. Protection, Support, and Movement

24. Communication I: Nervous and Sensory Systems

25. Communication II: The Endocrine System and Chemical Messages

26. Circulation and Gas Exchange

27. Nutrition and Digestion

28. Temperature and Body Fluid Regulation

29. Reproduction and Development

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