The number of biology-related issues in our society is growing constantly. This book helps readers digest a wealth of scientific information with relevant references and examples. Includes new Links to Life feature–ends each chapter on a relevant note with short, informally written segments on familiar topics, such as “Health Food.” Contains Earth Watch, Health Watch, and Scientific Inquiry Essays that introduce readers to the exploration of key environmental and health-related issues. Features a striking illustration program with consistent, strategic use of color, revised multi-part figures, and updated labels and captions. A fascinating reference for anyone interested in learning more about biological issues in our world.
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With the amount of information in biology growing constantly, it is a challenge for readers to develop a sense of scientific literacy and to become educated consumers. This volume helps readers manage a wealth of scientific information in a manner that is both meaningful and long-lasting.
Features significant content revisions as well as new figures and photographs in every chapter. Includes anentirely new chapter on conservation biology. Presents approximately 40% new photos. Adds new bioethics icons to call out essays that relate to this timely topic.
A comprehensive reference for anyone interested in learning more about biology.Product Description:
This essential study tool will help students think through the biological concepts and reinforce key concepts presented in the text. It offers a wide range of study exercises and self-tests.
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Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0130810398
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Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Study guide. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130810398
Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-133-89-5938105