Author: Andrew Pilsch
ISBN: 9781452954882
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In this book, Andrew Pilsch counters these critiques, arguing instead that transhumanism's utopian rhetoric actively imagines radical new futures for the species and its habitat.

Future West

Author: William Henry Katerberg
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Utopia and Apocalypse in Frontier Science Fiction William Henry Katerberg ... It is
an open question where history might go if human nature is transformed.20
Whatever one thinks about notions of human ... Nor are they matters about which
futurists are ignorant — even if futurists often sound impatient with concerns that
they deem irrational.21 The transformation of even a small number of people,
and the evolution of a "transhuman" community, will ... Now it is becoming

Battlestar Galactica And Philosophy

Author: Jason T. Eberl
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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pian novel Brave New World ironically serves as a utopian vision to the small but
growing transhumanist community. ... "transitory human" who's in the process of
directing her own evolution past human by adopting technology to enhance
perceived shortcomings of evolution thus far. FM-2030's book, Up Wingers: A
Futurist Manifesto, features a call-to-arms for transhumanist rights and activism.5
In 1980, ...

Menschheit 2 0

Author: Ray Kurzweil
Publisher: Lola Books
ISBN: 3944203135
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Googles Chefingenieur Ray Kurzweil, dessen wahnwitzigen Visionen in den vergangenen Jahrzehnten immer wieder genau ins Schwarze trafen, zeichnet in diesem Klassiker des Transhumanismus mit beispielloser Detailwut eine bunt schillernde ...

Homo Deus

Author: Yuval Noah Harari
Publisher: C.H.Beck
ISBN: 3406704026
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In seinem Kultbuch „Eine kurze Geschichte der Menschheit“ erklärte Yuval Noah Harari, wie unsere Spezies die Erde erobern konnte.

Consumer S Guide To A Brave New World

Author: Wesley J. Smith
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A new bio-utopian mindset is emerging among futurists, bioethicists, life scientists
and allied "transhumanists." These people are "committed to the process of
human enhancement and self-directed evolution," which would not only embed "
cultural distinctions ... in ... Technology in its full meaning is the disposition
rationally to order and predict and control everything feasible in order to master
fortune and ...


Author: Michael Hanlon
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
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... conspire to create something like a technological Utopia, in which the
machines will not overthrow their human creators but make them immortal and ...
This fusion of machine technology and biology is called transhumanism and has
become something akin to a secular religion along the wilder shores of futurism.
... being that by now humans have already achieved the stage of technologically
enhanced evolution necessary for them to merge with this godlike machine

Eschatology And The Technological Future

Author: Michael S. Burdett
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317576640
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This text seeks to contextualize the growing literature on the cultural, philosophical and religious implications of technological growth by considering technological futurisms such as transhumanism in the context of the long historical ...

Race Against The Machine

Author: Andrew Mcafee
Publisher: Plassen Verlag
ISBN: 3864702364
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Inzwischen hat der Mensch das Rennen gegen die Maschine auch auf Gebieten verloren, die noch vor zehn Jahren als Domäne des Menschen galten - mit positiven wie negativen Folgen.