Life on EarthBook - 2003
For non-majors introductory biology courses covering core areas such as cell biology, genetics, evolution, plant and animal anatomy and physiology, and ecology. A briefer version of the highly successful Biology: Life on Earth, 6/e (2002), Life on Earth, 3/e was developed in collaboration with a team of biology educators to meet the needs of non-majors. It is built on a steadfast tradition of accurate science, engaging presentation and media innovation. The new Media Tutor student CD-ROM is integrated into each chapter, as Media Tutor Tabs within each chapter show a sequence of activities found on the students CD. For the instructor, a new Instructors Resource CD-ROM conveniently provides all the tools needed to prepare for lecture in one easy-to-use CD. The result is a program that helps you draw students into biology through an engaging text, interactive media and exciting lecture presentation material. - NEW - Annotated Illustrations and Graphics - helps students focus on the most important points of scientific illustrations and graphs for better visual comprehension. - NEW - Big Picture Boxes - A brief statement that follows key biological concepts to summarise the central teac
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, 2003.
Edition: 3rd ed.
Characteristics: xxvii, 635 p.,  p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm. + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
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