Table of contents for Inquiry into life / Sylvia S. Mader.


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     The Study of Life 1


PART I

CELL BIOLOGY 18
2    The Molecules of Cells 19
3    Cell Structure and Function  45
4    Membrane Structure and Function  67
5    Cell Division 81
6    Metabolism: Energy and Enzymes 101
7    Cellular Respiration  115


PART II

PLANT BIOLOGY 130
8    Photosynthesis 131
9    Plant Organization and Function  147
10   Plant Reproduction and Responses 175


PART III

MAINTENANCE OF THE HUMAN BODY 196
11    Human Organization 197
12    Cardiovascular System  217
13    Lymphatic and Immune Systems 239
14    Digestive System and Nutrition  259
15    Respiratory System  285
16    Urinary System and Excretion  303


PART IV

INTEGRATION AND CONTROL OF THE
HUMAN BODY 318
17    Nervous System 319
18    Senses 345
19    Musculoskeletal System  367
20    Endocrine System  393






PART V

CONTINUANCE OF THE SPECIES 414
21   Reproductive System   415
22   Development and Aging 441
23   Patterns of Inheritance  467
24   DNA Biology and Technology    485
25   Control of Gene Expression and Cancer 507
26   Genetic Counseling  521


PART VI

EVOLUTION AND DIVERSITY 544
27   Evolution of Life 545
28   Microbiology 571
29   Plants 599
30   Animals: Part I 617
31   Animals: Part II 643


PART VII

BEHAVIOR AND ECOLOGY 668
32   Animal Behavior 669
33   Population Growth and Regulation   685
34   Nature of Ecosystems 703
35   The Biosphere 717
36   Environmental Concerns 739





Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Biology