Gale Releases New Editions of Two Popular Print and eBook Titles

Gale, part of Cengage Learning, recently released two new editions of respected reference works: New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2009 and Human Diseases and Conditions.

New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2009

In partnership with the Catholic University of America, this two-volume print thematic supplement continues the authoritative scholarship of the acclaimed reference standard New Catholic Encyclopedia. Written from a Catholic perspective, each supplement concentrates on a major theme, with Supplement 2009 devoted to the Church and Science and also includes an update of all U.S. states and dioceses.

Students, clergy and general readers interested in authoritative, main-line Catholic views on contemporary and historical events, church demographics, U.S. Catholicism and up-to-date information on saints and beatified will all benefit from the New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement.

Human Diseases and Conditions

This revised and expanded three-volume set is designed for use by high-school students and lay adults and offers in-depth coverage of all areas of health and disease. Human Diseases and Conditions provides current and accurate information on approximately 450 diseases and conditions including 85 new and 365 completely reviewed and revised articles.

This edition of Human Diseases and Conditions includes:

  • Balanced and authoritative coverage
  • Language that is easy for general readers to understand
  • In-the-margin definitions, cross references and relevant sidebars
  • Easy access to entries

For more information, please contact Linda Busse at [email protected].

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