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Human Enhancement and Transhumanism: A Select Bibliography James A.

Herrick Hope College

Human enhancement, Transhumanism and the posthuman Alexander, Brian. Rapture: How Biotech Became the New Religion. New York: Basic Books, 2003. Beyond Cloning: Religion and the Remaking of Humanity. Ed. Ronald Cole-Turner. Harrisburg, PA: Trinity Press International, 2001. Buchanan, Allen. Better than Human: The Promise and Perils of Enhancing Ourselves. New York: Oxford University Press USA, 2011. Dewdney, Christopher. Last Flesh: Life in the Transhuman Era. New York: HarperCollins, 1998. Elliot, Carl. Better Than Well: American Medicine Meets the American Dream. New York: W. W. Norton, 2004. FM -2030 (Fereidoun M. Esfandiary). Are You a Transhuman?: Monitoring and Stimulating Your Personal Rate of Growth in a Rapidly Changing World. Warner Books, 1989. Fukuyama, Francis. Our Posthuman Future: Consequences of the Biotechnology Revolution. New York: Picador, 2002. Future Perfect? God, Medicine, and Human Identity. Ed. Celia Deane-Drummond, Peter Manley Scott. New York: T & T Clark, 2006. Garreau, Joel. Radical Evolution: The Promise and Peril of Enhancing Our Minds, Our Bodiesand What It Means to Be Human. Broadway, 2006. Gray, Chis Hables. Cyborg Citizen: Politics in the Posthuman Age. New York: Routledge, 2001. Harris, John. Enhancing Evolution: The Ethical Case for Making Better People. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007.

2 Hayles, N. Katherine. How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature, and Informatics. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999. Herrick, James A. Scientific Mythologies: How Science and Science Fiction Forge New Religious Beliefs. Downers Grove IL: IVP Academic, 2009. Hughes, James. Citizen Cyborg: Why Democratic Societies must Respond to the Redesigned Human of the Future. NY: Basic Books, 2004. Human Enhancement. Ed. Julian Savulescu, Nick Bostrom. New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. Huxley, Julian. New Bottles for New Wine. London: Chatto & Windus, 1957. Is Human Nature Obsolete? Genetics, Bioengineering, and the Future of the Human Condition. Ed. Harold W. Baillie, Timothy K. Casey. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2004. Kurzweil, Ray. The Singularity is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology. NY: Penguin, 2006. Mehlman, Maxwell J. The Price of Perfection: Individualism and Society in the Era of Biomedical Enhancement. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009. _____ Transhumanist Dreams and Dystopian Nightmares: The Promise and Peril of Genetic Engineering. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012. Merrell, Floyd. Sensing Corporeally: Toward a Posthuman Understanding. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2003. Naam, Ramez. More than Human: Embracing the Promise of Biological Enhancement. Broadway, 2005. Paul, Gregory S., and Earl D. Cox. Beyond Humanity: Cyberevolution and Future Minds. Rockland, MA: Charles River Media, 1996. Pepperell, Robert. The Posthuman Condition: Consciousness beyond the Brain. Portland, OR: Intellect, 2009. Posthuman Bodies. Ed. Judith Halberstam, Ira Livingston. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1995. Ram Chandra, Vinoth. Subverting Global Myths: Theology and the Public Issues Shaping Our World. Downers Grove: IVP Academic, 2008. Scott, Peter M. Anti-Human Theology: Nature, Technology and the Post-Natural. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010.

3 Seidel, Asher. Inhuman Thoughts: Philosophical Explorations of Posthumanity. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2008. Stock, Gregory. Redesigning Humans: Choosing our Genes, Changing our Future. Mariner, 2003. Transhumanism and its Critics. Ed. Gregory Hansell, William Grassie. Metanexus, 2011. Transhumanism and Transcendence: Christian Hope in an Age of Technological Enhancement. Ed. Ronald Cole-Turner. Washington DC: Georgetown University Press, 2011. The Transhumanist Reader: Classical and Contemporary Essays on the Science, Technology, and Philosophy of the Human Future. Ed. Max More, Natasha VitaMore. Wiley/Blackwell, 2013. Waters, Brent. From Human to Posthuman: Christian Theology and Technology in a Postmodern World. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2006.

Eugenics, genetic engineering, directed evolution, synthetic biology Agar, Nicholas. Liberal Eugenics. Wiley/Blackwell, 2004. _____ Humanity's End: Why We Should Reject Radical Enhancement. Cambridge MA: MIT Press/Bradford Book, 2010. Black, Edwin. War against the Weak: Eugenics and Americas Campaign to Create a Master Race. New York: Thunders Mouth Press, 2003. Church, George M., Ed Regis. Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves. NY: Basic Books, 2012. Comfort, Nathaniel. The Science of Human Perfection: How Genes Became the Heart of American Medicine. New Haven CT: Yale University Press, 2012. Engineering the Human Germline, Ed. Gregory Stock, John Campbell. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. Farmer, Ann. By Their Fruits: Eugenics, Population Control, and the Abortion Campaign. Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 2008. Glad, John. Future Human Evolution: Eugenics in the Twenty-first Century. Schuylkill Haven, PA: Hermitage, 2006.

4 Kevles, Daniel. In the Name of Eugenics: Genetics and the Uses of Human Heredity. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1998. McGee, Glenn. Perfect Baby: Parenthood in the New World of Cloning and Genetics. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2000. Rosen, Christine. Preaching Eugenics: Religious Leaders and the American Eugenics Movement. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004. Rothschild, Joan. The Dream of the Perfect Child. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2005. Silver, Lee M. Remaking Eden: How Genetic Engineering and Cloning will Transform the American Family. Harper Perennial, 2007. Surgically Shaping Children: Technology, Ethics, and the Pursuit of Normality. Ed. Parens. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. Tankard Reist, Melinda. Defiant Birth: Women Who Resist Medical Eugenics. North Melbourne, Australia: Spinifex Press, 2006.

Immortality and Life Extension Bova, Ben. ImmortalityHow Science is Extending Your Life Spanand Changing the World. New York: Harper Perennial, 2000. Doyle, Richard. Wetwares: Experiments in PostVital Living. University of Minnesota Press, 2003. deGrey, Aubrey, and Michael Rae. Ending Aging: The Rejuvenation that Could Reverse Human Aging in Our Lifetime. New York: St. Martins Press, 2007. Hall, Stephen S. Merchants of Immortality: Chasing the Dream of Human Life Extension. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2003. Olshansky, Stuart Jay, and Bruce A. Carnes. The Quest for Immortality: Science at the Frontiers of Aging. New York: Norton, 2001. Weiner, Jonathan. Long for this World: The Strange Science of Immortality. Ecco/Harper Collins, 2011.

5 Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Benford, Gregory, and Elizabeth Malartre. Beyond Human: Living with Robots and Cyborgs. New York: Tom Doherty Associates, 2007. Kurzweil, Ray. The Age of Spiritual Machines: When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence. NY: Penguin, 2000. Levy, David. Love and Sex with Robots: The Evolution of Human-Robot Relationships. Harper Perennial, 2008. Moravec, Hans. Robot: Mere Machine to Transcendent Mind. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. _____ Mind Children: The Future of Robot and Human Intelligence. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1990. Nourbakhsh, Illah Riza. Robot Futures. Boston MA: MIT Press, 2013.

Bioethics of enhancement After the Genome: The Language of our Biotechnology Future. Ed. Michael J. Hyde, James A. Herrick. Waco TX: Baylor University Press, 2013. Andrews, Lori B. Future Perfect: Confronting Decisions about Genetics. New York: Columbia University Press, 2001. Buchanan, Allen. Beyond Humanity?: The Ethics of Biomedical Enhancement. New York: Oxford University Press USA, 2011. Deech, Ruth and Anna Smajdor. From IVF to Immortality: Controversy in the Era of Reproductive Technology. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. Ethics of the Body: Postconventional Challenges. Magrit Shuldrick, Roxanne Mykitiuk. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2005. Green, Ronald. Babies by Design: The Ethics of Genetic Choice. New Haven CT: 2008. Hyde, Michael J. Perfection: Coming to Terms with Being Human. Waco TX: Baylor University Press, 2010. Kass, Leon. Life, Liberty, and the Defense of Dignity: The Challenge for Bioethics. New York: Encounter Books, 2004.

6 King-Tak, Ip. Bioethics of Regenerative Medicine. New York: Springer, 2009. Sandel, Michael. The Case against Perfection: Ethics in the Age of Genetic Engineering. Cambridge MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University, 2009. Who Owns Life? Ed. David Magnus, Arthur Caplan, Glenn McGee. Amherst NY: Prometheus, 2002.