Visualizing Human Biology, Third Edition Binder Ready Version / Edition 3

Visualizing Human Biology, Third Edition Binder Ready Version / Edition 3

by Kathleen A. Ireland
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470917490

ISBN-13: 9780470917497

Pub. Date: 10/26/2010

Publisher: Wiley

Visualizing Human Biology engages students to connect the science to their own lives through stunning visuals- both in print and media rich resources. Visualizing Human Biology presents the important concepts of the course as they relate to the world we live in. The role of the human in the environment is stressed throughout, ensuring that topics such

Overview

Visualizing Human Biology engages students to connect the science to their own lives through stunning visuals- both in print and media rich resources. Visualizing Human Biology presents the important concepts of the course as they relate to the world we live in. The role of the human in the environment is stressed throughout, ensuring that topics such as evolution, ecology, and chemistry are introduced in a non-threatening and logical fashion. The third edition includes revised art that helps make the concepts easier to understand, and additional visualizing features have been integrated throughout the chapters. The material has also been streamlined, making this a concise resource.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470917497
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/26/2010
Edition description:
3rd Edition Binder Ready Version
Pages:
704
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

1. What is Life?

2. Where Do We Come From and Where Do We Fit?

3. Everyday Chemistry of Life.

4. Cells: Organization and Communication.

5. Tissues.

6. The Skeleto-muscular System.

7. The Nervous System.

8. The Special Senses.

9. Immunity and the Lymphatic System.

10. Infectious Disease and Epidemiology.

11. Cancer.

12. The Cardiovascular System.

13. The Respiratory System: Movement of Air.

14. Nutrition: You Are What You Eat.

15. The Digestive System.

16. The Urinary System.

17. The Endocrine System and Development.

18. The Reproductive Systems: Maintaining the Species.

19. Pregnancy: Development from Conception to Newborn.

20. Inheritance, Genetics, and Molecular Biology.

21. Populations Evolve in Ecosystems.

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