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ISBN-10 1111564337ISBN-13 9781111564339
ISBN-10 0538733217ISBN-13 9780538733212
Author(s): Yashon/Cummings
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 400

HUMAN GENETICS AND SOCIETY engages students and demonstrates the relevance of genetics with an integrated case-based approach. Written for non-science majors, this text grabs student attention and shows them the importance of genetics by placing concepts within real-life contexts that students can appreciate throughout every chapter. Not just relegated to features, boxes, and the end of chapters, this book’s real-world cases and intriguing questions are woven throughout the chapter narrative, vividly showing students how and why the concepts of human genetics are vital to their personal lives and to society at large.