Animal Structure and Function

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  • Copyright: 1997-12-26
  • Publisher: Brooks Cole
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Table of Contents

Concepts and Methods In Biologyp. 2
Principles of Cellular Life
Chemical Foundations for Cellsp. 20
Carbon Compounds In Cellsp. 34
Cell Structure and Functionp. 54
A Closer Look at Cell Membranesp. 80
Ground Rules of Metabolismp. 96
How Cells Acquire Energyp. 114
How Cells Release Stored Energyp. 132
Principles of Inheritance
Cell Division and Mitosisp. 150
Meiosisp. 162
Observable Patterns of Inheritancep. 176
Human Geneticsp. 194
DNA Structure and Functionp. 216
From DNA to Proteinsp. 226
Controls Over Genesp. 238
Recombinant DNA and Genetic Engineeringp. 252
Principles of Evolution
Microevolutionp. 270
Speciationp. 292
The Macroevolutionary Puzzlep. 304
The Origin and Evolution of Lifep. 326
Evolution and Biodiversity
Prokaryotes and Virusesp. 346
Protistansp. 364
Plantsp. 384
Fungip. 404
Animals: The Invertebratesp. 414
Animals: The Vertebratesp. 444
Biodiversity in Perspectivep. 474
Principles of Anatomy and Physiology
How Plants and Animals Workp. 488
Plant Structure and Function
Plant Tissuesp. 504
Plant Nutrition and Transportp. 522
Plant Reproductionp. 536
Plant Growth and Developmentp. 550
Animal Structure and Function
Animal Tissues and Organ Systemsp. 566
Integration and Control: Nervous Systemsp. 578
Sensory Receptionp. 606
Integration and Control: Endocrine Systemsp. 626
Protection, Support, and Movementp. 644
Circulationp. 664
Immunityp. 686
Respirationp. 706
Digestion and Human Nutritionp. 724
The Internal Environmentp. 744
Principles of Reproduction and Developmentp. 758
Human Reproduction and Developmentp. 776
Ecology and Behavior
Population Ecologyp. 806
Social Interactionsp. 826
Community Interactionsp. 844
Ecosystemsp. 866
The Biospherep. 888
Perspective on Humans and the Biospherep. 916
Classification System
Units of Measure
Answers to Self-Quizzes
A Glossary of Biological Terms
Applications Index
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