Human Reproductive Biology

Human Reproductive Biology

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A coverage of human reproduction from a distinctly biological standpoint. The book is concerned with the male and female reproductive systems, procreation, the medical aspects of reproduction and sexual behaviour.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 497 pages
  • 162.56 x 236.22 x 33.02mm | 1,020.58g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • glossary, index
  • 012389770X
  • 9780123897701

Table of contents

Introduction to human reproduction. Part 1 The female and male reproductive systems: the brain and pituitary gland; the adult female reproductive system; teh adult male reproductive system; sexual differentiation and development; puberty. Part 2 Procreation: the menstrual cycle; gamete transport and fertilization; pregnancy; labor and birth; the neonate and the new parents; human genetics. Part 3 Medical aspects of human reproduction: induced abortion; infertility; sexually transmitted diseases. Part 4 Human sexual behaviour: the human sexual response; patterns of human sexual behaviour; human population; growth and family planning.
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