For brief, one-term/semester undergraduate-level courses in Basic Organic Chemistry, generally taken by allied health, nutrition and/or physical therapy majors. Written by two of the key players in chemical education. Drawing on the authors' 25 years of teaching experience, this text has been specifically designed for the unique needs and interests of students taking a short course in organic chemistry. It introduces carefully selected core concepts of organic chemistry, brings them together with unifying principles, and relates them to applications of interest to students and society in general. A "Getting Involved" feature at the end of most sections provides experiential learning.
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Organic Chemistry contains the clear writing style, numerous problems and exercises, and concise organization that instructors have come to expect from this experienced instructor and best-selling author. The text skillfully integrates synthetic organic chemistry with medical, pharmaceutical, and biological chemistry--providing students with a text that clearly illustrates the relationship of organic chemistry to their majors. Numerous examples of the physical and chemical properties of bio- organic molecules are included, and complex organic structures are presented early and continuously throughout-- enabling students to focus on relevant functional groups before covering advanced material on chemical reactions. The text's excellent problems and examples, balanced approach, emphasis on applications, and up-to-date coverage is accompanied by the author's proven ability to present difficult concepts with exceptional clarity.From the Back Cover:
Discussing difficult concepts with exceptional clarity, this book integrates synthetic organic chemistry with medical, pharmaceutical, and biological chemistry, and helps readers clearly define the relationship of organic chemistry to their particular occupation. The book provides numerous problems, exercises, and examples of the physical and chemical properties of bio-organic molecules, and presents complex organic structures on a continual basis throughout, enabling users to focus on relevant functional groups before covering advanced material on chemical reactions. It includes an extensive two-chapter review of general chemistry and offers chapter essays to examine material in greater depth. For nursing, agriculture, and other health and life science professionals.
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Book Description Macmillan Coll Div, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0023895918
Book Description Macmillan Coll Div, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110023895918
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