AUTHORS: Hornstein/Schwerin - ©2013
Centered on the health of the human female throughout her lifespan, BIOLOGY OF WOMEN, 5th Edition continues to provide the most relevant discussion of women's physiology, biology and overall health on the market today. The authors have crafted a scientifically relevant and contemporary textbook that will serve you well in class and as a reference for years to come. The Fifth Edition of BIOLOGY OF WOMEN covers topics from the female reproductive system to the psychobiological and socio-cultural factors that influence a woman's nutrition and physical activity. Distinctive features include case studies, glossary of terms, and historical, economic and social perspectives on the lives and health of women.