Transhumanism

Author: Andrew Pilsch
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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.

Skeptical Environmentalism

Author: Robert Kirkman
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253214971
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Engaging the work of Kant, Hegel, Descartes, Rousseau, and Heidegger, among others, Kirkman reveals the relational worldview as an unreliable basis for knowledge and truth claims, and, more dangerously, as harmful to the intellectual ...

To Be A Machine

Author: Mark O'Connell
Publisher: Doubleday
ISBN: 0385540426
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In To Be a Machine, journalist Mark O'Connell explores the staggering possibilities and moral quandaries that present themselves when you of think of your body as a device.

Speculative Blackness

Author: André M. Carrington
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ISBN: 9781452949765
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In Speculative Blackness, André M. Carrington analyzes the highly racialized genre of speculative fiction--including science fiction, fantasy, and utopian works, along with their fan cultures--to illustrate the relationship between genre ...

Globalizing City

Author: Richard Grant
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
ISBN: 9780815631729
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Drawing on ten years of empirical research in Accra, Ghana's capital city, this book shows how this African metropolis is as deeply transformed by globalization as the cities of other world regions.

Manifestly Haraway

Author: Donna Jeanne Haraway
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ISBN: 9781452950143
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The subsequent "Companion Species Manifesto," which further questions the human-nonhuman disjunction, is no less urgently needed in our time of environmental crisis and profound polarization.Manifestly Haraway brings together these ...

The Transhumanist Wager

Author: Zoltan Istvan
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ISBN: 9780988616110
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The novel debuts a challenging original philosophy, which rebuffs modern civilization by inviting the end of the human species-and declaring the onset of something greater.

Homo Deus

Author: Yuval Noah Harari
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473545374
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**From the author of the phenomenal million copy bestseller Sapiens** **The Sunday Times number 1 bestseller** WAR IS OBSOLETE You are more likely to commit suicide than be killed in conflict FAMINE IS DISAPPEARING You are at more risk of ...

Future West

Author: William Henry Katerberg
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Utopia and Apocalypse in Frontier Science Fiction William Henry Katerberg ... But
"cyborg" is a popular term that indicates the alteration of the human body and
mind through technology. ... 21 This judgment is based on my perusal of futurist
and transhumanist websites. ... and Christian ethicists, see a special issue of the
electronic Journal of Evolution & Technology on religion and transhumanism: 14,
no.