Sixth Edition   ©2017

Genetics: A Conceptual Approach

Benjamin A. Pierce (Southwestern University)

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-05096-4; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-05096-2; Format: Cloth Text, 928 pages

Student Motivated Pedagogy
     • Introductory Stories draw students into the material and make genetics more relevant
     • Concepts Boxes summarize important take-home messages from the chapter
     • Concept Check Questions allow students to quickly assess their understanding of the material
     • Connecting Concepts
 help students integrate new concepts with preceding material
Acclaimed Problems Written By the Book’s Author
In-text Worked Problems walk students through each step of a problem, referencing a similar problem at the end of the chapter that students can try.
End-of-chapter Problems progress in level of difficulty and include comprehension, application, and challenge questions. The author has also included Data Analysis problems based on actual scientific papers.