The 8th edition of Zoology continues to offer students an introductory general zoology text that is manageable in size and adaptable to a variety of course formats. It is a principles-oriented text written for the non-majors or the combined course, presented at the freshman and sophomore level. Zoology is organized into three parts. Part One covers the common life processes, including cell and tissue structure and function, the genetic basis of evolution, and the evolutionary and ecological principles that unify all life. Part Two is the survey of protists and animals, emphasizing evolutionary and ecological relationships, aspects of animal organization that unite major animal phyla, and animal adaptations. Part Three covers animal form and function using a comparative approach. This approach includes descriptions and full-color artwork that depict evolutionary changes in the structure and function of selected organ systems.
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Stephen Miller currently teaches courses in Zoology, Biology and Invertebrate Zoology at The College of the Ozarks, Lookout Point, MO (Branson). He is also the author of General Zoology Lab Manual, 3e.
John Harley teaches Anatomy & Physiology and General Biology at Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY and is also co-author of Prescott/Harley/Klein Microbiology and the ASM Microbial Telecourse Study Guide.
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Book Description McGraw Hill, USA, 2009. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Eighth Edition. Still in shrink wrap! Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Education; ISBN: 0070164835. ISBN/EAN: 9780070164833. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1561040873. Bookseller Inventory # 1561040873
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Higher Education, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0070164835