This text is an unbound, binder-ready edition. Philpots Mechanics of Materials: An Integrated Learning System, 3rd Edition, helps engineering students visualize key mechanics of materials concepts better than anytext available, following a sound problem solving methodology while thoroughly covering all the basics. The third edition retains seamless integration with the authors award winning MecMovies software. More than 40% of the problems are new and/or revised. New coverage is included on sheer stress in beams as well as energy methods. Content has also been revised throughout thetext to provide students with the latest information in the field.