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Campbell Essential Biology

Campbell Essential Biology - 5th edition

Campbell Essential Biology - 5th edition

ISBN13: 9780321772596

ISBN10: 0321772598

Campbell Essential Biology by Eric J. Simon - ISBN 9780321772596
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 13
Copyright: 2013
Publisher: Pearson
Published: 2013
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Campbell Essential Biology by Eric J. Simon - ISBN 9780321772596

ISBN13: 9780321772596

ISBN10: 0321772598

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 13

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Summary

Campbell Essential Biology, Fifth Edition, makes biology irresistibly interesting for non-majors biology students. This best-selling book, known for its scientific accuracy and currency, makes biology relevant and approachable with increased use of analogies, real world examples, more conversational language, and intriguing questions.  

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: Biology Today
 
I. CELLS
2. Essential Chemistry for Biology
3. The Molecules of Life
4. A Tour of the Cell
5. The Working Cell
6. Cellular Respiration: Obtaining Energy from Food
7. Photosynthesis: Using Light to Make Food
 
II. GENETICS
8. Cellular Reproduction: Cells from Cells
9. Patterns of Inheritance
10. The Structure and Function of DNA
11. How Genes Are Controlled
12. DNA Technology
 
III. EVOLUTION AND DIVERSITY
13. How Populations Evolve
14. How Biological Diversity Evolves
15. The Evolution of Microbial Life
16. Plants, Fungi, and the Move onto Land
17. The Evolution of Animals
 
IV. ECOLOGY
18. An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
19. Population Ecology
20. Communities and Ecosystems

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