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29739 2012 Trade paperback United States ed of 6th revised ed. Good. 624 p. Audience: College/higher education. I have for sale a GOOD CONDITION softbound textbook of 560 pages ...titled "HUMAN BIOLOGY: CONCEPTS AND CURRENT ISSUES " Sixth Edition, written by Michael D. Johnson with a copyright year of 2012 by Pearson Education (ISBN 0-321-70167-4) (29739) This textbook has moderate cover, corner and edge wear. The cover corners are a bit curled and split, resulting in minor upturning of the tips of some of the initial page corners. The bottom edge of the binding is slightly worn. Fanning through the pages, I did not see any markings and/or highlighting.Read moreShow Less
Award-winning teacher Michael D. Johnson catches your interest immediately by connecting basic biology concepts to real-world issues that are relevant to your life. Through a storytelling approach and extensive online support, Human Biology: Concepts and Current Issues, Sixth Edition not only demystifies how the human body works but helps you to become a better consumer of health and science information. Each chapter now opens with Johnson’s popular "Current Issue" essays, and inside each chapter are entries from the author’s own, frequently updated blog. Expanded online resources are now available and conveniently referenced in chapter sections with icons and URLs. The Sixth Edition also offers you stronger self-assessment tools, with new and expanded critical-thinking questions throughout each chapter and in the end-of-chapter reviews.
Dr. Michael D. Johnson earned his B.S. degree in Zoology from Washington State University and then moved East to earn a Ph.D. in physiology from The University of Michigan. After completing a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at Harvard Medical School he joined the faculty of West Virginia University, where he remained for most of his career.
In 2008 Dr. Johnson moved to Qatar, on the Arabian Peninsula, to take the position of Associate Dean for Premedical Education at Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar. In his new position he directs the premedical education of students from more than 30 countries.
Dr. Johnson received several teaching awards during his career, including the West Virginia University Foundation Outstanding Teacher award and the Distinguished Teacher Award of the School of Medicine. He is a member of the American Physiological Society, the Human Anatomy and Physiology Society, the National Association of Biology Teachers, and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.