Introducing cutting-edge research in a fresh; student-friendly way; Organic Chemistry: Structure and Function 5th edition. A wealth of unique study tools help students organize and understand the substantial information presented in this course. And this new edition incorporates the most current chemical research and new synthesis and green chemistry applications.
This framework emphasizes that the structure of an organic molecule determines how that molecule functions; be it with respect to its physical behavior or in a chemical reaction. In the 5th edition; the authors have strengthened the themes of understanding mechanisms; reactivity; and synthetic analysis to apply chemical concepts to realistic situations.