The Resource Building better humans? : refocusing the debate on transhumanism, edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Kenneth L. Mossman

Building better humans? : refocusing the debate on transhumanism, edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Kenneth L. Mossman

Label
Building better humans? : refocusing the debate on transhumanism
Title
Building better humans?
Title remainder
refocusing the debate on transhumanism
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Kenneth L. Mossman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NLM
Index
index present
LC call number
B821
LC item number
.B85 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 I-640
  • W 61
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1946-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tirosh-Samuelson, Hava
  • Mossman, Kenneth L.
Series statement
Beyond humanism,
Series volume
v. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Humanism
  • Philosophy
  • Humanism
  • Philosophy, Medical
  • Genetic Enhancement
  • Principle-Based Ethics
  • Religion and Science
Label
Building better humans? : refocusing the debate on transhumanism, edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Kenneth L. Mossman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Transhumanism and Religion
  • Science and the Betterment of Humanity: Three British Prophets of Transhumanism
  • Hava Tirosh-Samuelson
  • Religion and the Technowonderland of Transhumanism
  • Linell E. Cady
  • Jewish Perspectives on Transhumanism
  • Hava Tirosh-Samuelson
  • Ideals of Human Perfection: A Comparison of Sufism and Transhumanism
  • Farzad Mahootian
  • Transhumanism and the Orthodox Christian Tradition
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Eugene Clay
  • "The True Dreams of Mankind" Mircea Eliade's Transhumanist Fiction and the History of Religions
  • Steven M. Wasserstrom
  • pt. II
  • Promise and Perils of Human Enhancement
  • What is Race? Transhumanism and the Evolutionary Sciences
  • Brian Gratton
  • In Sickness and in Health: The (Fuzzy) Boundary between "Therapy" and "Enhancement"
  • Kenneth L. Mossman
  • (In)Feasibility of Regulating Enhancement
  • Science, Technology, and Democracy
  • Alexandra Lopez
  • pt. III
  • Transhumanism and the Human Person
  • Transhumanist Materialism: A Critique from Immunoneuropsychology
  • Steven A. Hoffman
  • Being Human versus Being Transhuman: The Mind-Body Problem and Lived Experience
  • Julie L. Nagoshi
  • Prenatal Human Enhancement and Issues of Responsibility
  • Michael J. White
  • Neuroscience's Threat to Free Will
  • Michael M. Crow
  • Walter Glannon
  • pt. IV
  • Transhumanism as a Futuristic Vision
  • (Un)Likelihood of a High-Tech Path to Immortality
  • Barry G. Ritchie
  • Converging Technologies, Transhumanism, and Future Society
  • Daniel Barben
  • Transhumanism and Obligations to Future Generations
  • Joan L. McGregor
  • Against Species Extinction Transhumanism and Contemporary Technological Culture
  • Recombinant Innovation Creative Hybrid Zones in the Adaptive University
  • Jerry Coursen
  • Technology and Transhumanism: Unpredictability, Radical Contingency, and Accelerating Change
  • Braden Allenby
  • Is Transhumanism Scientifically Plausible? Posthuman Predictions and the Human Predicament
  • William J. Grassie
  • Quentin Wheeler
  • New Perspectives on Transhumanism
  • Kenneth L. Mossman
  • pt. I
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
520 p.
Isbn
9783631635131
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2855030-01umb_inst
  • 2685715
  • (Sirsi) i9783631635131
  • (OCoLC)779454979
Label
Building better humans? : refocusing the debate on transhumanism, edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Kenneth L. Mossman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Transhumanism and Religion
  • Science and the Betterment of Humanity: Three British Prophets of Transhumanism
  • Hava Tirosh-Samuelson
  • Religion and the Technowonderland of Transhumanism
  • Linell E. Cady
  • Jewish Perspectives on Transhumanism
  • Hava Tirosh-Samuelson
  • Ideals of Human Perfection: A Comparison of Sufism and Transhumanism
  • Farzad Mahootian
  • Transhumanism and the Orthodox Christian Tradition
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Eugene Clay
  • "The True Dreams of Mankind" Mircea Eliade's Transhumanist Fiction and the History of Religions
  • Steven M. Wasserstrom
  • pt. II
  • Promise and Perils of Human Enhancement
  • What is Race? Transhumanism and the Evolutionary Sciences
  • Brian Gratton
  • In Sickness and in Health: The (Fuzzy) Boundary between "Therapy" and "Enhancement"
  • Kenneth L. Mossman
  • (In)Feasibility of Regulating Enhancement
  • Science, Technology, and Democracy
  • Alexandra Lopez
  • pt. III
  • Transhumanism and the Human Person
  • Transhumanist Materialism: A Critique from Immunoneuropsychology
  • Steven A. Hoffman
  • Being Human versus Being Transhuman: The Mind-Body Problem and Lived Experience
  • Julie L. Nagoshi
  • Prenatal Human Enhancement and Issues of Responsibility
  • Michael J. White
  • Neuroscience's Threat to Free Will
  • Michael M. Crow
  • Walter Glannon
  • pt. IV
  • Transhumanism as a Futuristic Vision
  • (Un)Likelihood of a High-Tech Path to Immortality
  • Barry G. Ritchie
  • Converging Technologies, Transhumanism, and Future Society
  • Daniel Barben
  • Transhumanism and Obligations to Future Generations
  • Joan L. McGregor
  • Against Species Extinction Transhumanism and Contemporary Technological Culture
  • Recombinant Innovation Creative Hybrid Zones in the Adaptive University
  • Jerry Coursen
  • Technology and Transhumanism: Unpredictability, Radical Contingency, and Accelerating Change
  • Braden Allenby
  • Is Transhumanism Scientifically Plausible? Posthuman Predictions and the Human Predicament
  • William J. Grassie
  • Quentin Wheeler
  • New Perspectives on Transhumanism
  • Kenneth L. Mossman
  • pt. I
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
520 p.
Isbn
9783631635131
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2855030-01umb_inst
  • 2685715
  • (Sirsi) i9783631635131
  • (OCoLC)779454979

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