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This market leading human biology text emphasizes the relationships of humans to other living things. Human Biology remains user friendly; relevancy and pedagogy are among its strengths. In this edition, as in previous editions, each chapter presents the topic clearly and distinctly so that students will feel capable of achieving an adult level of understanding. Detailed, high-level scientific data and terminology are not included because Dr. Mader believes that true knowledge consists of working concepts rather than technical facility.
Table of Contents
|Exploring Life and Science|
|Chemistry of Life|
|Cell Structure and Function|
|Organization and Regulation of Body Systems|
|Maintenance of the Human Body|
|Cardiovascular System: Heart and Blood Vessels|
|Cardiovascular System: Blood|
|Lymphatic System and Immunity|
|Digestive System and Nutrition|
|Urinary System and Excretion|
|Movement and Support in Humans|
|Integration and Coordination in Humans|
|Reproduction in Humans|
|Development and Aging|
|Patterns of Chromosome Inheritance|
|Patterns of Genetic Inheritance|
|DNA Biology and Technology|
|Human Evolution and Ecology|
|Human Population, Planetary Resources, and Conservation|
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