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- Human Biology helps students understand the main themes of biology through the lens of the human body.  

- This 15th Edition improves scientific literacy, while establishing a foundation of knowledge in human biology and physiology. The text integrates a tested, traditional learning system with modern digital and pedagogical approaches which stimulates and engages today’s student.

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1 Exploring Life and Science

Unit 1 Human Organization

2 Chemistry of Life

3 Cell Structure and Function

4 Organization and Regulation of Body Systems

Unit 2 Maintenance of the Human Body

5 Cardiovascular System: Heart and Blood Vessels

6 Cardiovascular System: Blood

7 The Lymphatic and Immune Systems

8 Infectious Diseases

9 Digestive System and Nutrition

10 Respiratory System

11 Urinary System

Unit 3 Movement and Support in Humans

12 Skeletal System

13 Muscular System

Unit 4 Integration and Coordination in Humans

14 Nervous System

15 Senses

16 Endocrine System

Unit 5 Reproduction in Humans

17 Reproductive System

18 Development and Aging

Unit 6 Human Genetics

19 Patterns of Chromosome Inheritance

20 Cancer

21 Patterns of Genetic Inheritance

22 DNA Biology and Technology

Unit 7 Human Evolution and Ecology

23 Human Evolution

24 Ecology and the Nature of Ecosystems

25 Human Interactions with the Biosphere