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Living World

Living World - 5th edition

Living World - 5th edition

ISBN13: 9780073256535

ISBN10: 0073256536

Living World by George B. Johnson - ISBN 9780073256535
Edition: 5TH 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
International: No
Living World by George B. Johnson - ISBN 9780073256535

ISBN13: 9780073256535

ISBN10: 0073256536

Edition: 5TH 08

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Part 1 The Study of Life

Chapter 1 The Science of Biology
Chapter 2 Evolution and Ecology

Part 2 The Living Cell

Chapter 3 The Chemistry of Life
Chapter 4 Molecules of Life
Chapter 5 Cells
Chapter 6 Energy and Life
Chapter 7 Photosynthesis: Acquiring Energy from the Sun
Chapter 8 How Cells Harvest Energy from Food

Part 3 The Continuity of Life

Chapter 9 Mitosis
Chapter 10 Meiosis
Chapter 11 Foundations of Genetics
Chapter 12 DNA: The Genetic Material
Chapter 13 How Genes Work

Part 4 The New Biology

Chapter 14 Gene Technology
Chapter 15 Genomics
Chapter 16 The Revolution in Cell Technology

Part 5 The Evolution and Diversity of Life

Chapter 17 Evolution and Natural Selection
Chapter 18 How We Name Living Things
Chapter 19 The First Single-Celled Creatures
Chapter20 Advent of the Eukaryotes
Chapter 21 Fungi Invade the Land

Part 6 Plant Life

Chapter 22 Evolution of Plants
Chapter 23 Plant Form and Function
Chapter 24 Plant Reproduction and Growth

Part 7 Evolution of Animal Life

Chapter 25 Evolution of the Animal Phyla
Chapter 26 History of the Vertebrates
Chapter 27 How Humans Evolved

Part 8 Animal Life

Chapter 28 The Animal Body and How It Moves
Chapter 29 Circulation
Chapter 30 Respiration
Chapter 31 The Path of Food Through the Animal Body
Chapter 32 Maintaining the Internal Environment
Chapter 33 How the Body Defends Itself
Chapter 34 The Nervous System
Chapter 35 Chemical Signaling Within the Animal Body
Chapter 36 Reproduction and Development

Part 9 The Living Environment

Chapter 37 Ecosystems
Chapter 38 Populations and Communities
Chapter 39 Behavior and the Environment
Chapter 40 Planet Under Stress