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Religion And Human Enhancement

Pub Date : 2017-09-17 | Author : Tracy J. Trothen | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9783319624884
ISBN 13 : 3319624881

This collection vigorously addresses the religious implications of extreme human enhancement technology. Topics covered include cutting edge themes, such as moral enhancement, comm..

Transhumanism And Transcendence

Pub Date : 2011-09-29 | Author : Ronald Cole-Turner | Publisher : Georgetown University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781589017948
ISBN 13 : 1589017943

The timeless human desire to be more beautiful, intelligent, healthy, athletic, or young has given rise in our time to technologies of human enhancement. Athletes use drugs to incr..

Design And Destiny

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Ronald Cole-Turner | Publisher : MIT Press

ISBN 10 : 9780262533010
ISBN 13 : 0262533014

Scholars discuss the genetic modification of embryonic cells from the viewpoints oftraditional Jewish and Christian teaching, considering both the possible therapeutic benefits oft..

Global Bioethics And Human Rights

Pub Date : 2014-04-10 | Author : Wanda Teays | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 9781442232150
ISBN 13 : 1442232153

The ethical issues we face in healthcare, justice, and human rights extend beyond national boundaries—they are global and cross-cultural in scope. Editors Wanda Teays, John-Stewa..

The Transhumanist Reader

Pub Date : 2013-03-05 | Author : Max More | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781118555996
ISBN 13 : 1118555996

The first authoritative and comprehensive survey of the origins and current state of transhumanist thinking The rapid pace of emerging technologies is playing an increasingly impor..