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By Michael Hauskeller

This e-book examines the dependence of transhumanist arguments at the credibility of the narratives of which means within which they're embedded. through taking the major rules from transhumanist philosophy – the desirability of human self-design and immortality, the removal of all discomfort and the growth of human autonomy – Michael Hauskeller explores those narratives and the knowledge of human nature that informs them. specific cognizance is paid to the idea of transhumanism as a kind of utopia, tales of human nature, the expanding integration of the unconventional human enhancement venture into the cultural mainstream, and the force to improve from flesh to machine. 

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