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Biology today : an issues approach

Author: Eli C Minkoff; Pamela J Baker
Publisher: New York : Garland Pub., ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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An innovative introductory text that teaches biology within the context of current social issues. Full of pedagogic features and full-colour artwork it is ideal for students entering the modern  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eli C Minkoff; Pamela J Baker
ISBN: 0815327609 9780815327608 0815340338 9780815340331
OCLC Number: 44669766
Description: xiii, 718 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Biology as a science; ethics and social decision making; genes, chromosomes and DNA; human genetics; evolution; variation among human populations; the population explosion; sociobiology and reproductive strategies; nutrition affects health; cancer and cancer therapy; brain functions and malfunctions; the use and abuse of drugs; the mind-body connection; AIDS and HIV; plants and crop production; biodiversity, extinction, and endangered habitats.
Responsibility: Eli C. Minkoff, Pamela J. Baker.
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