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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..

Transcendence

Pub Date : 2015-01-01 | Author : R.U. Sirius | Publisher : Red Wheel Weiser

ISBN 10 : 9781609259594
ISBN 13 : 1609259599

Transhumanism is an international movement that advocates the use of science and technology to overcome the “natural” limitations experienced by humanity, through such developm..

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 The Body

Pub Date : 2014-09-17 | Author : C. Mercer | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137342768
ISBN 13 : 1137342765

This collection of original articles, a sequel of sorts to the 2009 Religion and the Implications of Radical Life Extension (Palgrave Macmillan), is the first sustained reflection,..

Transhumanism And Society

Pub Date : 2012-07-31 | Author : Stephen Lilley | Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN 10 : 9789400749818
ISBN 13 : 9400749813

This book provides an introductory overview to the social debate over enhancement technologies with an overview of the transhumanists' call to bypass human nature and conservationi..

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..