- Hardcover: 896 pages
- Publisher: W. H. Freeman; 11 edition (January 12, 2015)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1464109486
- ISBN-13: 978-1464109485
- Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 1.4 x 11.1 inches
- Shipping Weight: 4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars See all reviews (61 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #33,777 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
An Introduction to Genetic Analysis 11th Edition
Use the Amazon App to scan ISBNs and compare prices.
- Highlight, take notes, and search in the book
- Page numbers are just like the physical edition
- Create digital flashcards instantly
- Use X-Ray to get the most important concepts Learn more
Featured Springer resources in mathematics
Explore these featured titles in mathematics. Learn more
About the Author
Anthony Griffiths is a Professor of Botany, Emeritus, at the University of British Columbia. His research focuses on the developmental genetics of fungi, using the model fungus Neurospora crassa. He has served as President of the Genetics Society of Canada and Secretary-General of the International Genetics Federation.Susan R. Wessler is Distinguished Professor of Genetics in the Department of Botany and Plant Sciences at the University of California, Riverside. Her research focuses on plant transposable elements and their contribution to gene and genome evolution. Wessler was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 1998. As a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor, she developed and teaches a series of Dynamic Genome Courses where undergraduates can experience the excitement of scientific discovery.Sean B. Carroll is an Investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Professor of Molecular Biology and Genetics at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Carroll is a leader in the field of evolutionary developmental biology and was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2007. He is also the author of Endless Forms Most Beautiful, The Making of the Fittest, and Remarkable Creatures (a finalist for the National Book Award, non-fiction, 2009).John Doebley is a Professor of Genetics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He studies the genetics of crop domestication, using the methods of population and quantitative genetics. He was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2003 and served as the President of the American Genetic Association in 2005. He teaches General Genetics at the University of Wisconsin.
If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?
Top Customer Reviews
I need a solution manual
Not the text
I already have the text
What the hell ?
Edit: ok there isn't an option to return which was annoying, had to call Amazon and they were great
Advance refund and helpful
I guess mistake can happen but I was running out time.
For example, the first chapter is a dirty run through of DNA, structure, meiosis, and very basic proteins like helicase and ligase (not specific at all, a middle school kid should know these things). The next few deal with problems.
After a very basic run through (written at a middle school level and overly wordy as well), the book goes through virus replication, etc. Then they move onto epistatis, pleiotropy, etc., where they finally run you through how DNA itself replicates. What? Say what?! Shouldn't that have been the FIRST thing we learned?? How can we apply the concepts of pleiotropy when we don't even know how DNA replicates?
They give you one or two examples (and it's very simple, something you can breeze through in your head). Then a billion problems show up in the back, and many are very difficult because the book NEVER mentioned how to do them. You NEED the solutions manual for these. If you get the book and it's for a class, GET THE MANUAL. My entire exams were based off the questions in the back of the book. There are some statistics involved in some problems as well (never explained in the book and not even in the solutions manual), so get to know chi-square and certain tests very well in order to succeed in the class.
They explain some concepts not very clearly at all, and believe it or not, I had to go back to my 7th edition campbell&reece biology textbook to get some of the concepts, especially for DNA replication!! It was ridiculously unbelievable.