Humanity 2.0: What it Means to be Human Past, Present and Future

Humanity 2.0: What it Means to be Human Past, Present and Future

Steve Fuller


Social thinkers in all fields are confronted with one unavoidable query: what does it suggest to be 'human' within the twenty first century? As definitions among what's "animal" and what's "human" holiday down, and as rising applied sciences corresponding to synthetic intelligence and nano- and bio- applied sciences boost, permitted notions of humanity are speedily evolving.

Humanity 2.0 is an bold and groundbreaking ebook, providing a sweeping assessment of key ancient, philosophical and theological moments that experience formed our understandings of humanity. Tackling head at the dual taboos that experience continually hovered over the medical learn of humanity -- race and faith -- Steve Fuller argues thar faraway from disappearing, they're being reinvented.

Fuller argues that those new advancements will strength us to come to a decision which positive aspects of our present lifestyle -- no longer least bodies -- are really had to stay human, and concludes with a attention of those alterations for moral and social values extra generally.

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