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The Resource Transhumanism and transcendence : Christian hope in an age of technological enhancement, Ronald Cole-Turner, editor, (electronic resource)

Transhumanism and transcendence : Christian hope in an age of technological enhancement, Ronald Cole-Turner, editor, (electronic resource)

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Transhumanism and transcendence : Christian hope in an age of technological enhancement
Title
Transhumanism and transcendence
Title remainder
Christian hope in an age of technological enhancement
Statement of responsibility
Ronald Cole-Turner, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The timeless human desire to be more beautiful, intelligent, healthy, athletic, or young has given rise in our time to technologies of human enhancement. Athletes use drugs to increase their strength or stamina; cosmetic surgery is widely used to improve physical appearance; millions of men take drugs like Viagra to enhance sexual performance. And today researchers are exploring technologies such as cell regeneration and implantable devices that interact directly with the brain. Some condemn these developments as a new kind of cheating -- not just in sports but in life itself -- promising rewa
Dewey number
261.5/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
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Cole-Turner, Ronald
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human body
  • Theological anthropology
  • Technology
  • Biotechnology
  • Medical technology
Label
Transhumanism and transcendence : Christian hope in an age of technological enhancement, Ronald Cole-Turner, editor, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn768305243
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 219 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589017948
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)768305243
Label
Transhumanism and transcendence : Christian hope in an age of technological enhancement, Ronald Cole-Turner, editor, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn768305243
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 219 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589017948
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)768305243

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