What is Life A Guide to Biology

From the front of the classroom to the top of the bestseller’s list, award-winning educator Jay Phelan knows how to tell the story of how scientists investigate the big questions about life. He is also a master at using biology as a springboard for developing the critical thinking skills and scientific literacy that are essential to students through college and throughout their lives. Phelan’s dynamic approach to teaching biology is the driving force behind What Is Life?—the most successful new non-majors biology textbook of the millennium. The rigorously updated new edition brings forward the features that made the book a classroom favorite (chapters anchored to intriguing questions about life, spectacular original illustrations, innovative learning tools) with new features, enhanced art, and full integration with its own dedicated version of LaunchPad—W.H. Freeman’s breakthrough online course space, which fully integrates an interactive e-Book, all student media, a wide range of assessment and course management features, in a new interface in which power and simplicity go hand in hand.

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  • Author : Jay Phelan
  • Publisher : W. H. Freeman
  • Pages : 784 pages
  • ISBN : 9781464135958
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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What is Life? A Guide to Biology

What is Life? A Guide to Biology
  • Author : Jay Phelan
  • Publisher : W. H. Freeman
  • Release : 19 December 2014
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From the front of the classroom to the top of the bestseller’s list, award-winning educator Jay Phelan knows how to tell the story of how scientists investigate the big questions about life. He is also a master at using biology as a springboard for developing the critical thinking skills and scientific literacy that are essential to students through college and throughout their lives. Phelan’s dynamic approach to teaching biology is the driving force behind What Is Life?—the

What Is Life?

What Is Life?
  • Author : Jay Phelan
  • Publisher : W H Freeman & Company
  • Release : 01 November 2011
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The most successful new non-majors biology textbook in a decade returns in a vigorously updated new edition—with every chapter of the book carefully revised by Jay Phelan, based on the feedback of hundreds of instructors and students. The Second Edition brings forward the book's hallmark features (clear and consistent illustrations, beautiful photographs, Take-Home Message summary sections, StreetBio: Knowledge You Can Use, and Red Q Questions) while adding new pedagogy, updated content, and expanded media/supplements package. Click here to

What Is Life? A Guide to Biology

What Is Life? A Guide to Biology
  • Author : Jay Phelan
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release : 22 December 2017
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Does the vaccine for measles, mumps, and rubella cause autism? What is the most common reason that DNA analyses overturn incorrect criminal convictions? What genetically modified foods do most people in the United States consume (usually without knowing it)? In his popular classes and bestselling textbooks, Jay Phelan uses questions like these as a way of introducing both the practical impact and awe-inspiring wonder of biological research. Phelan knows how to captivate nonmajors with stories of how scientists investigate life.

What Is Life? A Guide to Biology with Physiology

What Is Life? A Guide to Biology with Physiology
  • Author : Jay Phelan
  • Publisher : WH Freeman
  • Release : 16 March 2018
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In his popular classes and bestselling textbooks, Jay Phelan uses questions as a way of introducing both the practical impact and awe-inspiring wonder of biological research. Phelan knows how to captivate nonmajors with stories of how scientists investigate life. He is also a master at using the study of biology as a context for developing the critical thinking skills and scientific literacy students can draw on through university and beyond. Phelan’s dynamic approach to teaching biology is the driving

What Is Life? A Guide to Biology W/Prep-U

What Is Life? A Guide to Biology W/Prep-U
  • Author : Jay Phelan
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release : 30 April 2009
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Jay Phelan's What is Life? A Guide to Biology is written in a delightfully readable style that communicates complex ideas to non-biology majors in a clear and approachable manner. After reading Phelan's book, students will understand why they would want to know and talk about science. His skillful style includes asking stimulating questions (called Q questions) which encourage the student to keep reading to find the answer and will illuminate just how relevant science is to their life.

What is Life? A Guide to Biology with Physiology

What is Life? A Guide to Biology with Physiology
  • Author : Jay Phelan
  • Publisher : W. H. Freeman
  • Release : 20 February 2015
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From the front of the classroom to the top of the bestseller’s list, award-winning educator Jay Phelan knows how to tell the story of how scientists investigate the big questions about life. He is also a master at using biology as a springboard for developing the critical thinking skills and scientific literacy that are essential to students through college and throughout their lives. Phelan’s dynamic approach to teaching biology is the driving force behind What Is Life?—the

What Is Life?: Five Great Ideas in Biology

What Is Life?: Five Great Ideas in Biology
  • Author : Paul Nurse
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 02 February 2021
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The Nobel Prize–winning scientist’s elegant explanation of the fundamental ideas in biology and their uses today. The renowned biologist Paul Nurse has spent his career revealing how living cells work. In What Is Life?, he takes up the challenge of describing what it means to be alive in a way that every reader can understand. It is a shared journey of discovery; step-by-step Nurse illuminates five great ideas that underpin biology—the Cell, the Gene, Evolution by Natural

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  • Author : Jay Phelan
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 July 2019
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Does the vaccine for measles, mumps, and rubella cause autism? What is the most common reason that DNA analyses overturn incorrect criminal convictions? What genetically modified foods do most people in the United States consume (usually without knowing it)? In his popular classes and bestselling textbooks, Jay Phelan uses questions like these as a way of introducing both the practical impact and awe-inspiring wonder of biological research. Phelan knows how to captivate nonmajors with stories of how scientists investigate life.

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Loose-leaf Version for What is Life? A Guide to Biology with Physiology
  • Author : Jay Phelan
  • Publisher : W. H. Freeman
  • Release : 20 February 2015
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From the front of the classroom to the top of the bestseller’s list, award-winning educator Jay Phelan knows how to tell the story of how scientists investigate the big questions about life. He is also a master at using biology as a springboard for developing the critical thinking skills and scientific literacy that are essential to students through college and throughout their lives. Phelan’s dynamic approach to teaching biology is the driving force behind What Is Life?—the

Mean Genes

Mean Genes
  • Author : Terry Burnham,Jay Phelan
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release : 02 October 2012
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Why do we want—and why do we do—so many things that are bad for us? And how can we stop? In Mean Genes economist Terry Burnham and biologist Jay Phelan offer advice on how to conquer our own worst enemy—our survival-minded genes. Having evolved in a time of scarcity, when our ancestors struggled to survive in the wild, our genes are poorly adapted to the convenience of modern society. They compel us to overeat, spend our whole

What is Life?

What is Life?
  • Author : Addy Pross
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 27 September 2012
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Seventy years ago, Erwin Schrödinger posed a profound question: 'What is life, and how did it emerge from non-life?' Scientists have puzzled over it ever since. Addy Pross uses insights from the new field of systems chemistry to show how chemistry can become biology, and that Darwinian evolution is the expression of a deeper physical principle.