Biology for Nonbiologists (Science for Nonscientists) - download pdf or read online

By Frank R. Spellman

The checklist retains growing to be! the most recent in executive Institutes' 'non-specialist' sequence, Biology for Nonbiologists keeps the culture tested by way of Toxicology for Non-Toxicologists and Chemistry for Nonchemists, through supplying environmental and occupational-safety-and-health practitioners and scholars with a finished evaluate of the foundations and ideas of recent biology. overlaying every thing from simple chemistry ideas and the implications of biology's interplay with the surroundings to easy organic ideas and functions, this handy instruction manual presents a short path at the technological know-how of biology. you will achieve an knowing of and talent in organic rules and study key biology suggestions, issues, and practices with out spending weeks in a school room. Biology for Nonbiologists makes a speciality of 3 parts: environmental biology and ecology as they follow to environmental regulatory compliance courses, human biology, and neighborhood and environment dynamics. even though, it additionally covers all significant organic issues, together with the mobile foundation for all times, the interactions of organisms, and the evolutionary strategy of all beings. the writer explains medical strategies with little connection with arithmetic and actual technological know-how and little technical language, making the textual content more uncomplicated to appreciate and extra attractive for non-science readers. To extra demystify the technology, Spellman additionally lists and defines crucial biology phrases and phrases infrequently utilized in the environmental and defense fields. distinct research aids, together with end-of-chapter experiences and checkmarks that spotlight small print, improve studying and make allowance readers to judge their knowing of the strategies presented.

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