Author: Thomas R. Gilbert, Rein V. Kirss, Natalie Foster, Stacey Lowery Bretz
ISBN: 9780393615203
Publisher: W. W. Norton

Not just Atoms-First, Atoms-Focused. An atoms-first text and media programme that goes beyond a reorganisation of topics, emphasises the particulate nature of matter throughout the book, art and problems, and helps students develop their molecular visuali

The second edition's new co-author, Stacey Lowery Bretz, uses visualisation tools—based on Chemistry Education Research and focused on the particulate nature of matter—to help students self-assess what they know before, during and after each chapter. Smartwork5 allows instructors to use this pedagogy as a diagnostic and students receive hints and answer-specific feedback within the text. New ChemTour Animations support visualisation at a molecular level and are integrated throughout the media package.
Author: John W. Foster, Zarrintaj Aliabadi, Joan L. Slonczewski
ISBN: 9780393978582
Publisher: W. W. Norton

A case history approach.

At the core of Microbiology: The Human Experience are case histories that put foundational concepts in a real-world context.

The bones are the consistent structure of learning objectives, summaries and questions that support the clear, accurate and organised presentation of the content.

The connective tissue is the art and highly readable text, by two masterful teachers and an experienced physician assistant, which puts infectious disease front and centre and highlights contemporary topics such as the human microbiome.

Author: Joan L. Slonczewski, John W. Foster
ISBN: 9780393640519
Publisher: W. W. Norton

The most current and visually engaging introduction to general microbiology.

Microbiology: An Evolving Science provides clear, accessible explanations, smart pedagogy and stunning art with a contemporary framework that emphasises the field's cutting-edge research. With the fourth edition, the book's value as a superior learning tool is enhanced by two new themes—the gut microbiome and Antarctic microbiology—tightened chapters and a new online homework course.
Author: Tom Gilovich, Dacher Keltner, Serena Chen, Richard E. Nisbett
ISBN: 9780393283532
Publisher: W. W. Norton

A dynamic introduction to the science, relevance and excitement of today's social psychology.

Written by four award-winning teachers and researchers who represent the breadth and depth of the field, Social Psychology, fourth edition, encourages students to become critical thinkers about the research, theories and applications of social psychology. The new formative, adaptive learning tool, InQuizitive, keeps students learning and interacting with content in a variety of ways to improve student comprehension.