Botany: An Introduction to Plant Biology

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, Jan 1, 2003 - Science - 848 pages
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Mauseth (University of Texas-Austin) emphasizes evolution by natural selection, analysis of botanical phenomena, and diversity of organisms and their components in this text/CD-ROM package for an introductory course. The CD-ROM contains animations, tutorials, and three full- scale experiment simulat
  

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Contents

Introduction to Plants
1
and Botany
8
Introduction to
18
Mechanisms of Chemical Reactions
26
Amino Acids and Proteins
35
Cofactors and Carriers
43
16
48
Cell Structure
54
Storage of Minerals Within Plants
395
Responding to Environmental Stimuli
405
Genes and the Genetic
433
Protein Synthesis
442
Control of Protein Levels
448
Genetic Engineering of Plants
457
Genetics
470
Monohybrid Crosses
480

Basic Cell Types
62
Fungal Cells
82
Growth and Division of the Cell
90
Division Phase of the Cell
96
Tissues and the Primary Growth
114
External Organization of Stems
125
Stem Growth and Differentiation
146
Leaves
154
internal Structure of Foliage Leaves
163
Morphology and Anatomy
175
Roots
185
Origin and Development
197
Structure
207
Structure of Woody Plants
209
Secondary Xylem
217
Secondary Phloem
228
Flowers and Reproduction
244
Flower Structure and Crosspollination
263
Fruit Types and Seed Dispersal
271
and Development
278
Respiration
315
Total Energy Yield of Respiration
336
Short Distance Intercellular Transport
351
Soils and Mineral
373
Soils and Mineral Availability
382
Nitrogen Metabolism
389
Dihybrid Crosses
487
Multiple Genes for One Character
493
Population Genetics
502
Rates of Evolution
511
19
517
Classification
528
Levels of Taxonomic Categories
535
Taxonomic Studies
541
The Major Lines of Evolution
548
Structure of the Prokaryotic Cell
555
Cell Division and Reproduction
561
the Bluegreen Algae
576
Fungi
582
Eukaryotic Cells
617
23
629
Gymnosperms
720
Conifers
728
Origin and Early Evolution
756
Diversity
777
26
783
Biomes
819
Continental Drift
826
Glossary
3
Index LI
2
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