Advanced Human and Social Biology

Author: Glenn Toole,Susan Toole

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748729111

Category: Psychology

Page: 601

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Written specifically to cover the requirements of all A-level Human and Social Biology courses, this text is based on the authors' Understanding Biology for Advanced Level. It can also be used for GNVQ Health and Social Care, GNVQ Nursing Studies, and the introductory biology aspect of courses training the professions allied to medicine. The straightforward text, which is complemented by diagrams, is supplied together with a book of illustrations.
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Advanced Human Biology

Author: John Simpkins,J. I. Williams,John Irving Williams

Publisher: HarperCollins

ISBN: 9780003222906

Category: Human biology

Page: 549

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This text covers all the topics in the A-level human biology syllabus. It is also suited for use by students following BTEC National Diploma programmed in science and health studies which include units in mammalian physiology, cell biology, biochemistry and environmental health.
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AS & A Level Human Biology Through Diagrams

Author: W. R. Pickering

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780199141968

Category: A-level examinations

Page: 181

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DT These highly successful revision guides have been brought right up-to-date for the new A Level specifications introduced in September 2000. DT Oxford Revision Guides are highly effective for both individual revision and classroom summary work. The unique visual format makes the key concepts and processes, and the links between them, easier to memorize. DT Students will save valuable revision time by using these notes instead of condensing their own. DT In fact, many students are choosing to buy their own copies so that they can colour code or highlight them as they might do with their own revision notes.
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Advanced Biology

Author: Michael Kent

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199141951

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 624

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Written by an experienced author and teacher of students with a wide range of abilities, Advanced Biology will spark interest and motivate A-Level students.
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Understanding Advanced Human Biology

Author: Jane Vellacott,Sarah Side

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 9780340679111

Category: Human biology

Page: 490

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This text has been written for students of Advanced human biology courses or the vocational equivalent. It is divided into seven easy-to-use sections. Each begins with an introductory overview which looks at basic principles, provides a revision summary and outlines the organization of the chapter. Case studies and application boxes put everything into the context of the real world, and there is a strong emphasis on factual information. A skills section provides advice on: IT skills; study skills; numeracy; scientific investigations; and chemistry. Past examination questions at the end of sections can be used for practice and revision.
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Collins Advanced Science – Human Biology

Author: Mike Boyle,Kathryn Senior

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 9780007537099

Category: Education

Page: 608

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Building on the success of the second edition, this truly accessible textbook comprehensively covers the 2008 AS and A2 level Human Biology specifications for all the main UK exam boards.The book also has a companion website which is free to book users providing extra resources.
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Advanced Biology

Author: Mary Jones,Geoff Jones

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521484732

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 560

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Advanced Biology is an accessible, full colour textbook from the same popular author team as the successful GCSE text Biology. It has been written for students starting from a double award GCSE base.
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Advanced Biology

Author: Michael Roberts,Michael Jonathan Reiss,Grace Monger

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780174387329

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 800

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Advanced Biology provides a complete coverage of the new Advanced level Biology specifications within a single textbook. Packed with up-to-date information, comprehensive explanations, clear diagrams and numerous questions, this book will help to motivate students to achives their best possible examination grade. Also available in this series, Practical Advanced Biology.
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Advanced Biology for You

Author: Gareth Williams

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748752980

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 464

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Advanced Biology for You has been carefully designed to be interesting and motivating to the AS/A2 student, with features that make it highly supportive of individual learning. Written by an experienced author team, with the same straightforward approach as the successful New for You GCSE series.
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Human Biology

Author: Mike Boyle,Kathryn Senior

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007267517

Category: Human biology

Page: 620

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Collins Advanced Science: Human Biology is a successful and well-established textbook. This fully revised and updated edition supports the new 2008 Human Biology GCE specifications for AQA and OCR. This is an accessible textbook but with the detail to stretch the most able. It also has a free companion website providing extra resources.
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Human Biology and Health Studies

Author: Peter Givens,Michael Reiss

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780174900603

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 311

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Human Biology and Health Studies contains all of the key components required by students following a one year GCSE course in a single volume. It has been written to cover the topics required for GCSE Biology syllabuses including AQA (NEAB) and AQA (SEG) Human Physiology and Health and OCR (MEG) Health Studies. This text will also be a valuable resource for students studying other Human Biology courses and NVQ Science or Health and Social Care and NVQ Care courses.
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Biology with Human Biology

Author: John Adds

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780174482796

Category: Advanced supplementary examinations

Page: 128

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Make the Grade in AS Biology with Human Biology has been specially written to give students comprehensive exam support for senior secondary level Biology and Human Biology. It is a comprehensive revision guide for students that includes a bank of activities and questions for use throughout the course, with exam questions, including synoptic questions, to help students fully prepare for examinations.
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Practical human biology

Author: Joseph Sidney Weiner,John Adam Lourie

Publisher: Academic Pr

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 439

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Human Biology

Author: Chiras

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 128412861X

Category: Medical

Page: 640

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Dan Chiras's Human Biology continues to present the latest information on the structure, function, health, and disease of the human body in a modernized ninth edition. This acclaimed text explores the world from the cellular level, followed by a look at tissues and organs before progressing to a discussion of humans within the environment. Dr. Chiras discusses the scientific process in a thought-provoking way that challenges students to become deeper, more critical thinkers. The focus on health and homeostasis allows students to learn key concepts while assessing their own health needs and learning how to implement a healthy lifestyle. The logical organization, relatable topics, and outstanding pedagogical features, make Human Biology, Ninth Edition a refreshing and engaging resource for undergraduate, non-majors.
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Molecular Biology of Human Cancers

An Advanced Student's Textbook

Author: Wolfgang Arthur Schulz

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1402031866

Category: Medical

Page: 508

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Cancer research is now an interdisciplinary effort requiring a basic knowledge of commonly used terms, facts, issues, and concepts. This interdisciplinary book meets this need, providing an authoritative overview to the field. It presents many of the molecules and mechanisms generally important in human cancers and examines a broad, but exemplary, selection of cancers. In addition, cancer research has now reached a critical stage, in which the accumulated knowledge on molecular mechanisms is gradually translated into improved prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. This book summarizes the state, pitfalls, and potential of these efforts.
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Visualizing Human Biology

Author: Kathleen A. Ireland,David J. Tenenbaum

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: N.A

Category: Science

Page: 784

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Based on a partnership between Wiley and the rich resources of The National Geographic Society, this book presents the important concepts of human biology as they relate to the world we live in. It stresses the role of the human in the environment throughout, ensuring that topics such as evolution, ecology and chemistry are introduced in a non-threatening and logical fashion. This approach stimulates the reader to ask questions and pursue knowledge for the sheer fun of it.
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Encyclopedia of Human Biology

Author: Renato Dulbecco

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Science

Page: 7636

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The Encyclopedia of Human Biology, Second Edition provides complete coverage of the vast subject area of human biology--no other reference work available offers such a detailed and comprehensive treatment of the subject. Including more than 670 articles in 37 different biological fields, this fully revised edition features one of the most renowned editorial Advisory Boards ever assembled. The Second Edition offers more than 75% new, updated, and revised content including approximately 150 new articles. In keeping with the first editions high standards, all articles have been subjected to rigorous peer review to ensure consistent presentation of the highest quality. Unlike other encyclopedias which use numerous fragmented entries to treat a subject, the Encyclopedia examines each subject in individual, cohesive articles. Arranged alphabetically for easy access, each article--about ten pages in length-contains a brief outline, glossary of unusual terms, a short concise definition of the subject, an in-depth development of the topic, recent bibliography, extensive cross references to other articles in the Encyclopedia, and tables and illustrations including more than 100 color plates. * All articles from the First Edition thoroughly reviewed and completely updated * Articles provide coverage of 37 different subject areas * Nine-volume set, including a separate index volume published simultaneously * 673 full-length articles with cross references * Articles written by more than 700 eminent contributors from around the world * Renowned Editorial Board including several Nobel Laureates * 5000 glossary entries explain key terms * Further reading lists at the end of each entry, more than 4000 references in all * More than 3000 figures and tables complement the text, including more than 100 color plates * Entries arranged alphabetically for easy access * More than 100 completely new topics added for this edition, including: AIDS, Infectious Complications, Cancer Prevention, Cell Cycle, Gene Targeting Techniques, Lyme Disease, In Vitro Fertilization, Polymerase Chain Reaction, Prions, Programmed Cell Death, Tumor Suppressor Genes
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