Converging Cognitive Enhancements

@article{Sandberg2006ConvergingCE,
  title={Converging Cognitive Enhancements},
  author={Anders Sandberg and Nick Bostrom},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={2006},
  volume={1093}
}
  • A. Sandberg, N. Bostrom
  • Published 1 December 2006
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Abstract:  Cognitive enhancement, the amplification or extension of core capacities of the mind, has become a major topic in bioethics. But cognitive enhancement is a prime example of a converging technology where individual disciplines merge and issues transcend particular local discourses. This article reviews currently available methods of cognitive enhancement and their likely near‐term prospects for convergence. 
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