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Religion and Human Enhancement : Death, Values, and Morality (Hardcover)

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This collection vigorously addresses the religious implications of extreme human enhancement technology. Topics covered include cutting edge themes, such as moral enhancement, common ground to both transhumanism and religion, the meaning of death, desire and transcendence, and virtue ethics. Radical enhancement programs, advocated by transhumanists, could arguably have a more profound impact than any other development in human history.

Reflecting a range of opinion about the desirability of extreme enhancement, leading scholars in the field join with emerging scholars to foster enhanced conversation on these topics.

Genre: Social Science, Science, Philosophy
Series Title: Palgrave Studies in the Future of Humanity and Its Successors
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Language: English
Street Date: October 17, 2017
TCIN: 53031129
UPC: 9783319624877
Item Number (DPCI): 248-52-2993
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