Biology of Humans: Concepts, Applications, and Issues, Books a la Carte Edition, 5th Edition

By Judith Goodenough, Betty A. McGuire

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 13, 2013


This edition features the exact same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value for your students–this format costs 35% less than a new textbook.

Known for its unique “Special Topic” chapters and emphasis on everyday health concerns, the Fifth Edition of Biology of Humans: Concepts, Applications, and Issues continues to personalize the study of human biology with a conversational writing style, stunning art, abundant applications, and tools to help you develop critical-thinking skills. The authors give you a practical and friendly introduction for understanding how their bodies work and for preparing them to navigate today’s world of rapidly expanding–and shifting–health information. 


Each chapter now opens with new “Did You Know?” questions that pique your interest with intriguing and little-known facts about the topic that follows. The Fifth Edition also features a new “Special Topic” chapter (1a) titled “Becoming a Patient: A Major Decision,” which discusses how to select a doctor and/or a hospital, how to research health conditions, and more.


This package consists of:

  • Books a la Carte for Biology of Humans: Concepts, Applications, and Issues, Fifth Edition


This title is also sold in the various packages listed below. Before purchasing one of these packages, speak with your professor about which one will help you be successful in your course.

Package ISBN-13: 9780321987716

Includes this title packaged with:

  • Get Ready for A&P (ValuePack only), 3rd Edition
    Lori K. Garrett
  • MasteringBiology with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Biology of Humans: Concepts, Applications, and Current Issues, 5th Edition
    Judith Goodenough, Betty A. McGuire

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Purchase Info

ISBN-10: 0-321-88669-0

ISBN-13: 978-0-321-88669-9

Format: Alternate Binding