Synopses & Reviews
The classic botany text returns in a dramatically revised and reinvigorated new edition, driven by breakthroughs in molecular research and cladistic analyses, and enhanced by innovative pedagogy and educational technology. With These changes, the book reestablishes its trademark authority, accuracy, and accessibility, and strengthens its emphasis on interrelationships of growth and development, structure and function, and evolution and ecology.
This introduction to botany has been revised and reorganized - from the molecular and cellular through the whole organism to the ecosystem. The authors emphasize the relationships between growth and development, and structure and function, within the all-pervading themes of evolution and ecology.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 851-862) and index.