Campbell Biology: Concepts & Connections

Campbell Biology: Concepts & Connections, 10th edition

  • Martha R. Taylor, 
  • Eric J. Simon, 
  • Jean L. Dickey, 
  • Kelly A. Hogan

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Overview

Campbell Biology: Concepts and Connections creates an innovative learning experience that will help you to both learn about and interact with biology. The text continues to introduce pedagogical developments that create an innovative learning experience. The hallmark modular organization built around central concepts helps you stay focused and connect biology with the world outside the classroom.

Building on the text's outstanding art and hallmark features, the 10th Edition delivers new digital resources and embedded interactives that guide will guide you to success. This edition draws from learning science as well as the authors' classroom experience to provide tools that help with learning. New Chapter Openers promote information retention. Selected features break content into bite-size subsections, and additional author-created videos will guide you to focus on what is important.

Published by Pearson (July 2nd 2020) - Copyright © 2021

ISBN-13: 9780136538783

Subject: Biology

Category: Introductory Biology

Table of contents

UNIT I: THE LIFE OF THE CELL
1. Biology: The Scientific Study of Life
2. The Chemical Basis of Life
3. The Molecules of Cells
4. A Tour of the Cell
5. The Working Cell
6. How Cells Harvest Chemical Energy
7. Photosynthesis: Using Light to Make Food

UNIT II: CELLULAR REPRODUCTION AND GENETICS
8. The Cellular Basis of Reproduction and Inheritance
9. Patterns of Inheritance
10. Molecular Biology of the Gene
11. How Genes Are Controlled
12. DNA Technology and Genomics

UNIT III: CONCEPTS OF EVOLUTION
13. How Populations Evolve
14. The Origin of Species
15. Tracing Evolutionary History

UNIT IV: THE EVOLUTION OF BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY
16. Microbial Life: Prokaryotes and Protists
17. The Evolution of Plant and Fungal Diversity
18. The Evolution of Invertebrate Diversity
19. The Evolution of Vertebrate Diversity

UNIT V: ANIMALS: FORM AND FUNCTION
20. Unifying Concepts of Animal Structure and Function
21. Nutrition and Digestion
22. Gas Exchange
23. Circulation
24. The Immune System
25. Control of Body Temperature and Water Balance
26. Hormones and the Endocrine System
27. Reproduction and Embryonic Development
28. Nervous Systems
29. The Senses
30. How Animals Move

UNIT VI: PLANTS: FORM AND FUNCTION
31. Plant Structure, Growth, and Reproduction
32. Plant Nutrition and Transport Plant Nutrition and Transport
33. Control Systems in Plants

UNIT VII. ECOLOGY
34. The Biosphere: An Introduction to Earth's Diverse Environments
35. Behavioral Adaptations to the Environment
36. Population Ecology
37. Communities and Ecosystems
38. Conservation Biology

Appendix 1: Metric Conversion Table
Appendix 2: The Periodic Table
Appendix 3: The Amino Acids of Proteins
Appendix 4: Chapter Review Answers
Appendix 5. Credits

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