Transhumanist Reader : Classical and Contemporary Essays on the Science, Technology, and Philosophy of the Human Future

product image
$46.95
The first authoritative and comprehensive survey of the originsand current state of transhumanist thinking

The rapid pace of emerging technologies is playing anincreasingly important role in overcoming fundamental humanlimitations. Featuring core writings by seminal thinkers in thespeculative possibilities of the posthuman condition, essaysaddress key philosophical arguments for and against humanenhancement, explore the inevitability of life extension, andconsider possible solutions to the growing issues of social andethical implications and concerns. Edited by the internationallyacclaimed founders of the philosophy and social movement oftranshumanism, The Transhumanist Reader is an indispensableguide to our current state of knowledge of the quest to expand thefrontiers of human nature.

ISBN: 
9781118334317
Publisher: 
Binding: 
Paperback
Publication Date: 
May 6, 2013