May 30, 2013
- Maxwell J. Mehlman
- The Johns Hopkins University Press (2012)
Transhumanists advocate for the development and distribution of technologies that will enhance human intellectual, physical, and psychological capacities, even eliminate aging. What if the dystopian futures and transhumanist utopias found in the pages of science journals, Margaret Atwood novels, films like Gattaca, and television shows like Dark Angel are realized? What kind of world would humans have created?
Maxwell J. Mehlman considers the promises and perils of using genetic engineering in… read more