Record:   Prev Next
Author Hauskeller, Michael
Title Better humans? : understanding the enhancement project / Michael Hauskeller
Imprint Durham, UK ; Bristol, CT, USA : Acumen, [2013]
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 人文社會聯圖  QH332 .H38 2013    AVAILABLE    30660020117235
 RCHSS Library  QH332 H38 2013    AVAILABLE    30560400477532
Descript x, 212 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-208) and index
Introduction -- Becoming smarter -- Making better humans better -- Feeling better -- Becoming truly human -- Living longer -- Going cyber -- Looking good -- Getting stronger -- Being at home in the world -- Concluding remarks
Michael Hauskeller poses some challenging questions about human enhancement, interrogating the logic behind its processes and examining the justifications behind its criteria. The book provides a rigorous approach to the topic which systematically and consistently explores assumptions about human enhancement and its effects
Subject Bioethics
Biotechnology -- Moral and ethical aspects
Philosophy
Record:   Prev Next