Clear, engaging, and visually compelling, Starr and McMillan's HUMAN BIOLOGY, 11e teaches students the core concepts of human biology and prepares them to make well-informed decisions in their lives. Each chapter opens with an interesting application that highlights the relevance of biology and moti... more
HOMEOSTASIS EMPHASIS AND CONNECTIONS: Each human systems chapter has a "Homeostasis Preview" and a "Connections" grid that show integration of body systems and highlight the role of the system in the chapter.
INTEGRATED INFECTIOUS DISEASE COVERAGE: In Chapter 1, infectious diseases are introduced a... more
UPDATED AND REVISED COVERAGE of changing nutritional guidelines, allergies and autoimmunity, new scientific understanding of human evolution, and a streamlined presentation of genetics concepts keeps students up-to-date with the latest changes in the field.
NEW AND IMPROVED ILLUSTRATIONS AND FRESH,... more