Summary: Intended for non-majors Biology courses in higher education, this text includes Chapter 1, Part 1 (Principles of Cellular Life), and Part II (Principles of Inheritance) from the authors' main text, Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life. In this text, the authors include characteristics of life, scientific methods, basic chemistry, cell biology, metabolism, mitosis and meiosis, classical genetics, human genetics, molecular genetics, recombinant DNA, and genetic eng ...show moreineering.
You'll also find the useful back matter (glossary, index, etc.) included from the main text, a customized table of contents, and a student CD-ROM packaged with every copy of the text. ...show less