Science Fiction and Philosophy. From Time Travel to Superintelligence

Автор:
Жанр:
Философия. История философии
Агент:
John Wiley & Sons Limited (USD)-double-299293-8
Формат:
PDF книга
Объем:
435 стр
ISBN:
9781118922620
Язык книги:
английский
Аннотация:

Featuring numerous updates and enhancements, Science Fiction and Philosophy, 2nd Edition, presents a collection of readings that utilize concepts developed from science fiction to explore a variety of classic and contemporary philosophical issues. Uses science fiction to address a series of classic and contemporary philosophical issues, including many raised by recent scientific developments Explores questions relating to transhumanism, brain enhancement, time travel, the nature of the self, and the ethics of artificial intelligence Features numerous updates to the popular and highly acclaimed first edition, including new chapters addressing the cutting-edge topic of the technological singularity Draws on a broad range of science fiction’s more familiar novels, films, and TV series, including I, Robot, The Hunger Games, The Matrix, Star Trek, Blade Runner, and Brave New World Provides a gateway into classic philosophical puzzles and topics informed by the latest technology

Другие произведения автора - Susan Schneider 1
The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness (Schneider Susan, Velmans Max)
en
Schneider Susan, Velmans Max

Оставьте свой отзыв!

Ещё никто не оставлялсвой отзыв. Будьте первым!