This innovative book from acclaimed educator Paula Bruice is organized in a way that discourages rote memorization. The author’s writing has been praised for anticipating readers' questions, and appeals to their need to learn visually and by solving problems. Emphasizing that learners should reason their way to solutions rather than memorize facts, Bruice encourages them to think about what they have learned previously and apply that knowledge in a new setting. KEY TOPICS The book balances coverage of traditional topics with bioorganic chemistry, highlights mechanistic similarities, and ties synthesis and reactivity together–teaching the reactivity of a functional group and the synthesis of compounds obtained as a result of that reactivity. For the study of organic chemistry.
Paula Y. Bruice
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I love Paula's texts. Still look back at it as a practicing Natural products chemist. Keep up the good work Paula.
dont waste your money on this textbook, buy Fundamentals of General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry (7th Edition). they BEST chemistry book ive ever owned (covers basic chemistry review in detail, organic chemistry and biochemistry)
GUYS THIS BOOK IS LITERALLY THE BEST BOOK EVER! Trust me I am a med student! It explains everything graphically, It has a very smooth text! Be sure to get it with its study guide which is super helpful! I sold my book after I was done with my undergraduate but then regret it and bought it again! yes, it's that good! GOOD LUCK!
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