9780073309330

Inquiry into Life

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  • ISBN13:

    9780073309330

  • ISBN10:

    0073309338

  • Edition: 12th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2/9/2007
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math
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Summary

From the unique delivery of biology content, to the time tested art program, to the complete integration of the text with technology, Dr. Sylvia Mader has formed a teaching system that will both motivate and enable your students to understand and appreciate the wonders of all areas of biology. Inquiry into Life, 12/e emphasizes the application of all areas of biology to knowledge of human concerns, what the students are able to relate to. This distinctive text was developed to stand apart from all other non-majors texts with a unique approach, unparalleled art, and a straightforward, succinct writing style that has been acclaimed by both users and reviewers.

Table of Contents

Exploring Life and Science
Human Organization
Chemistry of Life
Cell Structure and Function
Organization and Regulation of Body Systems
Maintenance of the Human Body
Cardiovascular System: Heart and Blood Vessels
Cardiovascular System: Blood
Lymphatic System and Immunity
Digestive System and Nutrition
Respiratory System
Urinary System and Excretion
Movement and Support in Humans
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Integration and Coordination in Humans
Nervous System
Senses
Endocrine System
Reproduction in Humans
Reproductive System
Development and Aging
Human Genetics
Patterns of Chromosome Inheritance
Cancer
Patterns of Genetic Inheritance
DNA Biology and Technology
Human Evolution and Ecology
Human Evolution
Global Ecology
Human Population, Planetary Resources, and Conservation
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