Essentials of The Living World

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1260566013 · 9781260566017
George Johnson has written this non-majors textbook from the ground up to be an engaging and accessible learning tool with an emphasis on "how things work and why things happen the way they do." Essentials of The Living World focuses on concepts rath… Read More
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0 Studying BiologyPart 1 The Study of Life 1 The Science of Biology Part 2 The Living Cell 2 The Chemistry of Life 3 Molecules of Life 4 Cells 5 Energy and Life 6 Photosynthesis: Acquiring Energy from the Sun 7 How Cells Harvest Energy from Food Part 3 The Continuity of Life 8 Mitosis 9 Meiosis 10 Foundations of Genetics 11 DNA: The Genetic Material 12 How Genes Work 13 The New Biology Part 4 The Evolution and Diversity of Life 14 Evolution and Natural Selection 15 Exploring Biological Diversity 16 Evolution of Microbial Life 17 Evolution of Plants 18 Evolution of Animals Part 5 The Living Environment 19 Populations and Communities 20 Ecosystems 21 Behavior and the Environment 22 How Humans Influence the Living World Part 6 Animal Life 23 The Animal Body and How It Moves 24 Circulation and Respiration 25 The Path of Food Through the Animal Body 26 Maintaining the Internal Environment 27 How the Animal Body Defends Itself 28 The Nervous System 29 Chemical Signaling Within the Animal Body 30 Reproduction and Development Part 7 Plant Life 31 Plant Form and Function 32 Plant Reproduction and Growth
George Johnson has written this non-majors textbook from the ground up to be an engaging and accessible learning tool with an emphasis on "how things work and why things happen the way they do." Essentials of The Living World focuses on concepts rather than terminology and technical information, and features a straightforward, clear writing style and a wide variety of media assets to enhance the content of the textbook.

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