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The Resource Human identity at the intersection of science, technology and religion, edited by Nancey Murphy and Christopher C. Knight, (electronic resource)

Human identity at the intersection of science, technology and religion, edited by Nancey Murphy and Christopher C. Knight, (electronic resource)

Label
Human identity at the intersection of science, technology and religion
Title
Human identity at the intersection of science, technology and religion
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nancey Murphy and Christopher C. Knight
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ideas of human nature in the West have always been shaped by the interplay of philosophy, theology, science, and technology. The fast pace of developments in the latter two spheres (neuroscience, genetics, artificial intelligence, biomedical engineering) call for fresh reflections on what it means, now, to be human, and for theological and ethical judgments on how we might shape our own destiny in the future. The leading scholars in this book offer fresh contributions to the lively quest for an account of ourselves that does justice to current developments in theology, science, technology, and
Member of
Dewey number
202/.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Murphy, Nancey C
  • Knight, Christopher C.
Series statement
Ashgate science and religion series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human beings
  • Religion and science
  • Theological anthropology
Label
Human identity at the intersection of science, technology and religion, edited by Nancey Murphy and Christopher C. Knight, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Nonreductive human uniqueness : immaterial, biological, or psychosocial?
  • by Warren S. Brown
  • Human and artificial intelligence : a theological response
  • by Noreen Herzfeld
  • The emergence of morality
  • by James W. Haag
  • What does it mean to be human? : genetics and human identity
  • by Martinez Hewlett
  • Distributed identity : human beings as walking, thinking ecologies in the microbial world
  • by Wesley J. Wildman
  • Homo religiosus : a theological proposal for a scientific and pluralistic age
  • Without a horse : on being human in an age of biotechnology
  • by Noah Efron
  • From human to posthuman : theology and technology
  • by Brent Waters
  • Can we enhance the imago Dei?
  • by Ted Peters
  • by Christopher C. Knight
  • Religious symbolism : engaging the limits of human identification
  • by F. LeRon Shults
  • Fundamentalism in science, theology, and the academy
  • by George F.R. Ellis
  • Reductionism and emergence : a critical perspective
  • by Nancey Murphy
Control code
ocn754765345
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781409410515
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)754765345
Label
Human identity at the intersection of science, technology and religion, edited by Nancey Murphy and Christopher C. Knight, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Nonreductive human uniqueness : immaterial, biological, or psychosocial?
  • by Warren S. Brown
  • Human and artificial intelligence : a theological response
  • by Noreen Herzfeld
  • The emergence of morality
  • by James W. Haag
  • What does it mean to be human? : genetics and human identity
  • by Martinez Hewlett
  • Distributed identity : human beings as walking, thinking ecologies in the microbial world
  • by Wesley J. Wildman
  • Homo religiosus : a theological proposal for a scientific and pluralistic age
  • Without a horse : on being human in an age of biotechnology
  • by Noah Efron
  • From human to posthuman : theology and technology
  • by Brent Waters
  • Can we enhance the imago Dei?
  • by Ted Peters
  • by Christopher C. Knight
  • Religious symbolism : engaging the limits of human identification
  • by F. LeRon Shults
  • Fundamentalism in science, theology, and the academy
  • by George F.R. Ellis
  • Reductionism and emergence : a critical perspective
  • by Nancey Murphy
Control code
ocn754765345
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781409410515
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)754765345

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