Human Biology: Concepts and Current Issues

3.33 avg rating
( 69 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781292026268: Human Biology: Concepts and Current Issues
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

NOTE: Before purchasing, check with your instructor to ensure you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, and registrations are not transferable. To register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products, you may also need a Course ID, which your instructor will provide.

 

Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson

If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase.

 

For courses in human biology.

This package includes Mastering Biology.

 

Explore Human Biology in Relation to Current Issues, in the Text and Online

Through his teaching, his textbook, and his online blog, award-winning teacher Michael D. Johnson sparks interest in human biology by connecting basic biology to real-world issues that are relevant to readers’ lives.  Using a storytelling approach and extensive online support, Human Biology: Concepts and Current Issues, 8th Edition not only demystifies how the human body works but also drives readers to become a better, more discerning consumer of health and science information.  Each chapter opens with Johnson’s popular “Current Issues” essays, and within each chapter, “BlogInFocus” references direct readers to his frequently-updated blog for breaking human biology-related news.

 

Personalize learning with Mastering Biology

Mastering™ Biology is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment product proven to improve results by helping readers quickly master concepts. Readers benefit from opportunities to practice basic science literacy skills, using interactive resources that create engaging learning experiences. Effective activities in Mastering Biology help readers further visualize and understand complex biological processes.

 

0134042239 / 9780134042237 Human Biology: Concepts and Current Issues Plus Mastering Biology with eText -- Access Card Package

 

Package consists of:

  • 0134254902 / 9780134254906 Mastering Biology with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Human Biology: Concepts and Current Issues
  • 0134042433 / 9780134042435 Human Biology: Concepts and Current Issues
Human Biology: Concepts and Current Issues, 8th Edition is also available via Pearson eText, a simple-to-use, mobile, personalized reading experience that lets instructors connect with and motivate students – right in their eTextbook. Learn more.

 

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Taking advantage of non-scientists' natural curiosity about how the human body works, Human Biology: Concepts and Current Issues sparks readers' interest in science and encourages active learning. Writing specifically for the non-majors human biology course, author Michael D. Johnson seeks to make readers better consumers of health and science information. Instead of presenting facts to memorize, the magazine-style design and inspired narrative give readers a truly engaging learning tool. Extensive new material on DNA technology, genetic engineering, and environmental issues. For anyone interested in human biology.

About the Author:

Michael D. Johnson teaches physiology and human biology at West Virginia University. He has been honored with several teaching awards during his more than twenty years on the faculty, including the West Virginia University Foundation Outstanding Teacher Award and the Distinguished Teacher Award of the School of Medicine. An accomplished researcher, Dr. Johnson earned his Ph.D. in Physiology at the University of Michigan, completed a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at Harvard Medical School, and has published over 25 papers on renal, cardiovascular, and endocrine physiology.

Whether teaching undergraduates or medical students, Mike has a keen interest in instilling in his students an appreciation for the dynamic nature of science and an understanding of how new scientific knowledge raises ethical, political, economic, and social issues. He is a member of the Teaching Section 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. Mike is also the author of the new text, Human Biology: Concepts and Current Issues.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

International Edition
International Edition

1.

Michael D Johnson
Published by PNIE (PS) (2013)
ISBN 10: 129202626X ISBN 13: 9781292026268
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
United College Bookstore (UCB) / KUL6632
(Springfield Gardens, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description PNIE (PS), 2013. Condition: Brand New. Peason New International Edition. Softcover. This is a Brand New Textbook Wrapped MINT in the plastic. Ship from Multiple Locations, including Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. Shipping should take from 3-4 business days within US, Canada, UK, and other EU countries, 2-3 business days within Australia, Japan, and Singapore; for faster processing time, please choose to ship with Expedite. Thank you for looking![6268PNIE HumanBioJohnson]. Seller Inventory # 978129202626888

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 9.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

2.

Johnson, Michael D.
Published by Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
ISBN 10: 129202626X ISBN 13: 9781292026268
New Quantity Available: > 20
International Edition
Seller:
TextbookRush
(Grandview Heights, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company. Condition: Brand New. Softcover, International Edition. This is an International Edition. Seller Inventory # 35701629A

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 24.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

3.

ISBN 10: 129202626X ISBN 13: 9781292026268
New Softcover/Paperback Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
Bookdee Co., Ltd.
(NONTHABURI, Thailand)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Softcover/Paperback. Condition: NEW. *** BRAND NEW BOOK*** Premium Quality . Printed in English, high grade glossy paper. Express Shipping (worldwide) takes 3-5 Business days to deliver. CANNOT SHIP to P.O. Box, APO, FPO addresses. This book is International Edition. Seller Inventory # I9781292026268

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 39.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.00
From Thailand to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Published by Pearson Education Limited
ISBN 10: 129202626X ISBN 13: 9781292026268
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education Limited. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P11129202626X

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 48.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

5.

Michael D. Johnson
ISBN 10: 129202626X ISBN 13: 9781292026268
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
ABC College Bookstore
(Subang jaya, SE, Malaysia)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Softcover. Condition: New. Paperback. Book Condition: INTERNATIONAL EDITION, brand New, International/Global Edition, NOT LOOSE LEAF VERSION,NO SOLUTION MANUAL, NO CD, NO ACCESS CARD, Soft Cover/ Paper Back written in English, Different ISBN and Cover Image from US Edition; Sometimes, the title is different from US Edition, and the exercises and homework problem are in different orders or maybe completely different than the US edition, Please email us for confirmation. Some books may show some word such as Not for Sale or Restricted in US on the cover page. However, it is absolutely legal to use in USA. Seller Inventory # 9781292026268

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 47.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 12.00
From Malaysia to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

6.

Michael D Johnson
ISBN 10: 129202626X ISBN 13: 9781292026268
New Quantity Available: 3
International Edition
Seller:
store5559
(Park Ridge, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: Brand New. Brand New, 7 edition, , color Printing, Softcover International Edition., GET IT FAST within 2-5 business days by UPS/DHL worldwide express with Tracking Number. Book is printed in English. NO PO Box, APO, FPO address. This is international edition. The international edition will has different ISBN and Cover design from US edition. Occasionally, international textbooks may come with different exercises at the end of chapters. Restricted sales disclaimer wordings //Not for Sales in USA and Canada// are printed on the cover of the book. It is legally to use the international edition in North America. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. Seller Inventory # 5439N

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 56.84
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

7.

Michael D Johnson
ISBN 10: 129202626X ISBN 13: 9781292026268
New Quantity Available: 2
International Edition
Seller:
store5559
(Park Ridge, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: Brand New. Brand New, 7 edition, No mastering biology, color Printing, Softcover International Edition., GET IT FAST within 2-5 business days by UPS/DHL worldwide express with Tracking Number. Book is printed in English. NO PO Box, APO, FPO address. This is international edition. The international edition will has different ISBN and Cover design from US edition. Occasionally, international textbooks may come with different exercises at the end of chapters. Restricted sales disclaimer wordings //Not for Sales in USA and Canada// are printed on the cover of the book. It is legally to use the international edition in North America. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. Seller Inventory # 5887N

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 56.84
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

8.

Published by Pearson Education Limited
ISBN 10: 129202626X ISBN 13: 9781292026268
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
Easy Textbook
(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education Limited. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 129202626X Brand new book. International Edition. Ship from multiple locations. 3-5 business days Express Delivery to USA/UK/Europe/Asia/Worldwide. Tracking number will be provided. Satisfaction guaranteed. Seller Inventory # SKU001948

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 60.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.50
From Malaysia to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

9.

Published by Pearson Education Limited
ISBN 10: 129202626X ISBN 13: 9781292026268
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
Easy Textbook
(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education Limited. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 129202626X Brand new book. International Edition. Ship from multiple locations. 3-5 business days Express Delivery to USA/UK/Europe/Asia/Worldwide. Tracking number will be provided. Satisfaction guaranteed. Seller Inventory # SKU004590

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 60.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.50
From Malaysia to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

10.

Published by Pearson Education Limited
ISBN 10: 129202626X ISBN 13: 9781292026268
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
Easy Textbook
(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education Limited. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 129202626X Brand new book. International Edition. Ship from multiple locations. 3-5 business days Express Delivery to USA/UK/Europe/Asia/Worldwide. Tracking number will be provided. Satisfaction guaranteed. Seller Inventory # SKU004529

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 65.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.50
From Malaysia to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book