ISBN 9781259025778,Organic Chemistry

Organic Chemistry



Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9781259025778

ISBN-10 1259025772


Edition 8th
Number of Pages 1332 Pages
Language (English)


Throughout all eight editions, "Organic Chemistry" has been designed to meet the needs of the "mainstream," undergraduate organic chemistry course. This best-selling text gives students a solid understanding of organic chemistry by stressing how fundamental reaction mechanisms function and reactions occur. About the Author Francis A. Carey Professor Emeritus, University of Virginia Robert M. Giuliano Professor, Villanova University Table of Contents 1 Structure Determines Properties 2 Alkanes and Cycloakanes: Introduction to Hydrocarbons 3 Alkanes and Cycloalkanes: Conformations and cis-trans Stereoisomers 4 Alcohols and Alkyl Halides 5 Structure and Preparation of Alkenes: Elimination Reactions 6 Addition Reactions of Alkenes 7 Stereochemistry 8 Nucleophilic Substitution 9 Alkynes 10 Conjugation in alkadienes and Allylic Systems 11 Arenes and Aromaticity 12 Reactions of Arenes: Electrophilic and Nucleophilic Aromatic Substitution 13 Spectroscopy 14 Organometallic Compounds 15 Alcohols, Diols, and Thiols 16 Ethers, Epoxides, and Sulfides 17 Aldehydes and Ketones: Nucleophilic Addition to the Carbonyl Group 18 Carboxylic Acids 19 Acid Derivatives 20 Enols and Enolates 21 Amines 22 Phenols 23 Carbohydrates 24 Lipids 25 Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins 26 Nucleosides, Nucleotides, and Nucleic Acids 27 Synthetic Polymers Glossary Credits Index