Chemistry in Context: Applying Chemistry to Society
Chemistry in Context, 8th Edition
A textbook for non-science majors
Chemistry in Context: Applying Chemistry to Society, 8th Edition, is the newest edition of a successful, issues-based curriculum model developed by the American Chemical Society for non-science majors at the college level.
The textbook enables students to learn chemistry in the context of their own lives and survey significant issues facing science and the world.
The integrated activities develop an informed understanding of topics, such as air quality, global warming, alternative fuels, acid rain, polymers, and genetic engineering.