Rethinking Human Enhancement

Social Enhancement and Emergent Technologies

  • Laura Y. Cabrera

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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  8. Back Matter
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About this book


This book discusses three possible human enhancement paradigms and explores how each involves different values, uses of technology, and different degrees and kinds of ethical concerns. A new framework is advanced that promotes technological innovation that serves the improvement of the human condition in a respectful and sustainable way.


ethics innovation technology

Authors and affiliations

  • Laura Y. Cabrera
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  1. 1.University of British ColumbiaCanada

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