COMBO: HUMAN BIOLOGY W/CONNECT PLUS / Edition 11

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Dr. Sylvia Mader's succinct, precise writing style. Sylvia's writing is what has earned her a reputation as one of the most successful introductory biology textbook authors ever, and it is the most compelling feature of this text.

Updated Boxed Readings Throughout —Human Biology features three different types of boxed readings. Theses readings have been thoroughly updated by Dr. Mader, as well as experts in the field, throughout the book to remain current.

A complete set of chapter learning aids includes a listing of chapter concepts, brief concept summaries within the chapter, boldface key terms, summary, and objective questions. Students value tools within the text that help them grasp the concepts.

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Benefit : Professors can customize this book to meet their exact needs and mix and match with other items on Primis Online—allowing them maximum choice and flexibility. Instructors can choose between two delivery formats: custom printed books (in black and white) or custom eBooks (in color).

Emphasis on Homeostasis — Homeostasis is emphasized throughout the text. The homeostasis sections at the end of specific chapters and the accompanying homeostasis illustrations, have been revised for greater clarity and explain in depth how the body systems work together to maintain homeostasis.

Connect Plus ConnectPlus This version of Connect includes the full textbook as an integrated, dynamic ebook. ConnectPlus provides all of the Connect features plus the following: • An integrated, printable ebook, allowing for anytime, anywhere access to the textbook. • Dynamic links between the problems or questions you assign to your students and the location in the ebook where those problems or questions are covered. • You can assign fully integrated, self-study questions. • Pagination that exactly matches the printed text, allowing students to rely on ConnectPlus as the complete resource for your course. • Embedded media, including animations and videos. • Customize the text for your students by adding and sharing your own notes and highlights.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780077403188
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
  • Publication date: 11/2/2009
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 11
  • Product dimensions: 9.00 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Sylvia Mader is the best-selling author of introductory biology textbooks. Other books she has authored for WCB include: Inquiry Into Life, Human Biology, Introduction to Biology, and Understanding Human Anatomy & Physiology.

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Table of Contents

1 Exploring Life and Science
Part I Human Organization

2 Chemistry of Life

3 Cell Structure and Function

4 Organization and Regulation of Body Systems
Part II Maintenance of the Human Body

5 Cardiovascular System: Heart and Blood Vessels

6 Cardiovascular System: Blood

7 Lymphatic System and Immunity

8 Digestive System and Nutrition

9 Respiratory System

10 Urinary System and Excretion
Part III Movement and Support in Humans

11 Skeletal System

12 Muscular System
Part IV Integration and Coordination in Humans

13 Nervous System

14 Senses

15 Endocrine System
Part V Reproduction in Humans

16 Reproductive System

17 Development and Aging
Part VI Human Genetics

18 Patterns of Chromosome Inheritance

19 Cancer

20 Patterns of Genetic Inheritance

21 DNA Biology and Technology
Part VII Human Evolution and Ecology

22 Human Evolution

23 Global Ecology

24 Human Population, Planetary Resources, and Conservation
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