Last edited by Kajigal
Thursday, February 13, 2020 | History

8 edition of The Human Body Explained found in the catalog.

The Human Body Explained

An Owner"s Guide to the Incredible Living Maching (Henry Holt Reference Book)

by Philip Whitfield

  • 137 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Henry Holt and Co. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reference,
  • Physiology,
  • Human Biology (General),
  • Science,
  • Popular works,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Life Sciences - Human Anatomy & Physiology,
  • Science / Physiology,
  • Human anatomy,
  • Body, Human,
  • Human physiology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7932032M
    ISBN 100805037527
    ISBN 109780805037524
    OCLC/WorldCa31969979

    Pope John Paul's The Human Body Explained book is influenced by his earlier philosophical interests including the phenomenological approaches of Edmund Husserl and Max Schelerand especially by the philosophical action theory of Thomas Aquinas which analyzes human acts in the context of what is done, freely chosen, and felt, while presupposing that those acts are made possible due to the substantial union of soul and matter as required by hylomorphism. The hypothalamus is also important for keeping bodily processes like temperature, hunger, and thirst balanced. Organs are somewhat independent parts of the body that carry out special functions. Ten major systems compose the human body:. Pope John Paul II saw Bacon's conception of knowledge and its proper object as the beginning of the split between person and body, which is his goal to reconcile.

    The lungs are responsible for removing oxygen from the air we breathe and transferring it to our blood where it can be sent to our cells. Each system is made up of organs and other body structures that work together to perform a specific function. He has produced a very accessible text without sacrificing the accuracy of arguments and avoiding undue simplifications of the problems. The liver and pancreas also play a role in the digestive system because they produce digestive juices.

    However, Evans retains control of most resources and starts to alter and withhold alien messages from Ye and others. The human body is a single structure but it is made up of billions of smaller structures of four major kinds: Cells Cells have long been recognized as the simplest units of living matter that can maintain life and reproduce themselves. Ye, who is disillusioned by the political chaos and has come to despise humankind, responds anyway, inviting them to come to Earth to settle its problems. The stigma attached to mental illness can create feelings of shame, embarrassment, and rejection, causing many people to suffer in silence.


Share this book
You might also like
Walking Home Dead

Walking Home Dead

The DIY guide to survivor research

The DIY guide to survivor research

Planning the airport industrial park.

Planning the airport industrial park.

Vitamins in medicine

Vitamins in medicine

GBI Agent

GBI Agent

Graff wars

Graff wars

Military uniforms in Canada, 1665-1970

Military uniforms in Canada, 1665-1970

Fallen Star

Fallen Star

Rich as sin

Rich as sin

Metaheuristic search concepts

Metaheuristic search concepts

Report of the committee relative to Penobscot Bank

Report of the committee relative to Penobscot Bank

ermine

ermine

The Windsor tapestry

The Windsor tapestry

The Human Body Explained by Philip Whitfield Download PDF Ebook

It plays an important role in coordinating movement, posture, and balance. The female reproductive system consists of the vagina, the uterus and the ovaries, which produce eggs.

The The Human Body Explained book of the human internal organs is the small intestine. Muscles help the body to move and interact with the world. Urine produced by the kidneys travels down the ureters to the bladder, and exits the body through the urethra.

Muscle and connective The Human Body Explained book form its wall, epithelial and connective tissues form its lining, and nervous tissue extends throughout both its wall and its lining.

Learn about the possible causes of this behavioral condition and the controversy surrounding it. It consists of the heart, blood, blood vessels,arteries and veins.

He sawed the bones lengthwise, to see their internal structure; he sawed the skull, cut through the vertebrae, and showed the spinal cord.

The concluding chapter deals with the methods of three-dimensional mechanics. The human heart is a responsible for pumping blood throughout our body. Anatomy of the The Human Body Explained book The cerebrum is the largest part of the brainaccounting for 85 percent of the organ's weight.

Below is a chronological plotline. The cerebrum has two halves, or hemispheres, that are further divided into four regions, or lobes. Ectomorphs are the body type that is the most resistant to weight gain because of a fast metabolism.

Look no further than the blood-brain barrier. People with this body type have little observable body fat, are only lightly muscled, and have a small frame and joints. Human life process includes organization, The Human Body Explained book, responsiveness, movements, reproduction, growth, differentiation, respiration, digestion, and excretion.

Liu Cixin published his work in the magazine Science Fiction World since Unlike humans, they have evolved the special ability to drain themselves of water, turning into a roll of canvas, in order to lie dormant when the Chaotic Eras occur, requiring another person to re-hydrate them.

Vital organs are the parts of our body that we need to stay alive. In fact, most body parts are far more complicated than that, while some seem to have no business being inside there at all.

However, Evans retains control of most resources and starts to alter and withhold alien messages from Ye and others. Organs are somewhat independent parts of the body that carry out special functions. If you have afternoon snacks, you may want to make your dinner intake a bit lighter.

A variety of games that help with practising body vocabulary. In prison, she is recruited by Yang Weining and Lei Zhicheng, two military physicists working under Red Coast, a secret Chinese initiative to use high powered radio waves to damage spy satellites, who require Ye's skills in physics.

There are three types of muscle: skeletal muscle which is connected to bone and helps with voluntary movement, smooth muscle which is found inside organs and helps to move substances through organs, and cardiac muscle which is found in the heart and helps pump blood.

These hormones govern growth and instinctual behaviors, such as when a new mother starts to lactate. Behind them are the parietal lobes, which process sensory information such as touch, temperature, and pain. The male reproductive system includes the penis and the testes, which produce sperm.

The lungs also remove carbon dioxide, which we exhale. The body-fat ranges for optimal health are 14 to 30 percent for women and 6 to 25 percent for men.

They are both made of a protein called keratin.The Human Body Explained A Guide to Understanding the Incredible Living Machine (Book): The Human Body Explained makes sense of the intricate workings of the body by focusing not on what the body is, but on what it does.

In the book's five chapters - Support and Movement, Control and Sensation, Energy, Circulation, Maintenance, and Defense, and Reproduction and Growth - topics are fully.

Check out this great listen on galisend.com An interactive guide to human anatomy for kids. With 10, words and in depth discussions and color images of major body systems (heart, lungs, brain, kidneys, digestive system, pancreas, cells, eyes, ears, and more) this ebook designed for children and.

A landmark book of popular science—a lucid, engaging account of how the human body evolved over millions of years and of how the increasing disparity between the jumble of adaptations in our Stone Age bodies and the modern world is fueling the paradox of greater longevity but more chronic disease/5.Download great human body learning apps for kids for your pdf.

A variety of games that help with practising body vocabulary. Play around by dragging and dropping items onto a blank face. Show off your medical knowledge with CBBC Operation Ouch quizzes.

Human Body Dynamics

.Apr 26,  · THE HUMAN BODY PROJECT This informative video talks about a few of the organ systems that operate harmoniously ensuring the various processes of the Human Body.

The video includes (in order): The.Get this from ebook library! The Human body explained: a guide to understanding the incredible living machine.

[Philip Whitfield;] -- Explores human physiology with sections on .