n African Entomology - Borror and Delong's Introduction to the Study of Insects, 7th edition, C.A. Triplehorn & N.F. Johnson : book review

Volume 13, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1021-3589
  • Author M.H. Villet
  • Source : African Entomology, Volume 13, Issue 2, Sep 2005, p. 393 - 394
  • Accreditation : Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET)
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This book is explicitly a teaching text, and has to be evaluated in those terms. There are essentially two extremes to structuring biological curricula: a taxonomic or phylogenetic approach that is interested in the organisms themselves, and a functional approach that uses the organisms as models to illustrate general biological principles.

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