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Author Blackman, Allan (Allan G.), author

Title Chemistry / Allan Blackman, Steven E. Bottle, Siegbert Schmid, Mauro Mocerino, Uta Wille [and six others]
Edition Second edition
Published Milton, Qld. : Wiley, 2012
Milton, Qld. : John Wiley & Sons, 2012


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Description xxiii, 1185 pages, 47 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations, portraits ; 29 cm
Contents Prologue -- 1. The atom -- 2. The language of chemistry -- 3. Chemical reactions and stoichiometry -- 4. Atomic energy levels -- 5. Chemical bonding and molecular structure -- 6. Gases -- 7. Condensed phases: liquids and solids -- 8. Chemical thermodynamics -- 9. Chemical equilibria -- 10. Solutions and solubility -- 11. Acids and bases -- 12. Oxidation and reduction -- 13. Transition metal chemistry -- 14. The p-block elements -- 15. Reaction kinetics -- 16. The chemistry of carbon -- 17. Chirality -- 18. Haloalkanes -- 19. Alcohols, amines and related compounds -- 20. Spectroscopy -- 21. Aldehydes and ketones -- 22. Carbohydrates -- 23. Carboxylic acids and their derivatives --- 24. Amino acids and proteins -- 25. The chemistry of DNA -- 26. Polymers -- 27. Nuclear chemistry -- Appendices A-H -- Glossary of equations -- Glossary -- Index
Summary The second edition of this market leading textbook, with a multimedia-integrated approach to the presentation of Chemistry for University students! This is the second edition of this market leading text book. The text and digital package is engineered to cater for the content needs of the first year chemistry course as it is generally taught at universities. The success of the 1st edition has been attributed to the student friendly and engaging writing style, the relevance to real life, and the clear worked examples; which all help demystify chemistry for the 1st year student. In addition to this, our online teaching and learning system, WileyPLUS which is fully integrated with the text, provides lecturers and students with an equitable multimedia platform to enhance their teaching and learning. Following its success, the first edition was rigorously reviewed, and enhancements made to both the text and the digital resources. The 2nd edition has been enriched in both the text (by addition of new Main Groups chapter and other minor improvements)
Notes "Authorised adaptation of James E Brady and Fred Senese Chemistry: matter and its changes fourth edition, published c2004 by John Wiley & Sons"
Includes index
Previous ed.: 2008
Subject Chemistry -- Textbooks.
Genre/Form Textbooks.
Author Bottle, Steven E., author
Mocerino, Mauro, author
Schmid, Siegbert, author
Wille, Uta, author
ISBN 9781742467078 (paperback)