Life: The Science of Biology

ISBN-13: 9781429298643

ISBN-10: 1429298642

Author: David M. Hillis, David E. Sadava, H. Craig Heller, May Berenbaum

Edition: Tenth

Publication date:
W. H. Freeman
Hardcover 1267 pages
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Acknowledged author David M. Hillis wrote Life: The Science of Biology comprising 1267 pages back in 2012. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 1429298642 and 9781429298643. Since then Life: The Science of Biology textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.


From its first edition, Life has set the standard for experiment-based introductory biology texts. There is no stronger textbook for helping students understand not just what we know (scientific facts), but how we know it (the experimental process that leads to their discovery). The new edition of Life builds upon this tradition, teaching fundamental concepts and showcasing significant research while responding to changes in biology education...

• PEDAGOGICALLY, with features that match the way students learn today, including chapter opening stories, art with balloon captions, and new Learning Objectives

• SCIENTIFICALLY, with a wealth of important new research throughout (see Table of Contents for highlights)

• TECHNOLOGICALLY, with instant access QR codes printed in the text, new interactive features (media clips, chapter summaries, a flashcard app), and a dramatically enhanced BioPortal, with the adaptive quizzing system, LearningCurve

• QUANTIFIABLY, with completely revised assessment resources and new ways of measuring students' progress

Also avalable, Volume Splits:—paperbound in full color!
Volume 1: The Cell and Heredity (Chapters 1-20)
Volume 2: Evolution, Diversity, and Ecology (Chapters 1, 21-33, 54-59)
Volume 3: Plants and Animals (Chapters 1, 34-53)

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