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Microbes and Society

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ISBN-10: 1284172104

ISBN-13: 9781284172102

Edition: 5th 2021 (Revised)

Authors: Jeffrey C. Pommerville

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At the Intersection of Science and Society Perennial best-seller Microbes and Society is the ideal text for non-majors taking a foundational course in the life sciences. Like its predecessors, the Fifth Edition discusses the role of microbes in our daily lives, from food production to biotechnology, and provides extensive coverage of both the positive and negative roles microbes play. The text explores the function of microbes in ecological and environmental systems, as well as key current issues such as antibiotic resistance, the importance of vaccines, and emerging microbial diseases. Students will come away with a critical understanding of the broad impact microbes have on our society. …    
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Book details

List price: $207.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2021
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date: 10/15/2019
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 476
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.81" long x 0.63" tall
Weight: 2.222
Language: English