The Transhumanism Handbook

  title={The Transhumanism Handbook},
  author={Newton Lee},
  booktitle={Springer International Publishing},
  • Newton Lee
  • Published in
    Springer International…

The Promethean biohacker: on consumer biohacking as a labour of love

This study challenges prior discussions on human-technology relationships framed in largely instrumental terms and highlights the importance for scholars and practitioners to address ethical issues around eugenics and human commodification.

Techno-optimism: an Analysis, an Evaluation and a Modest Defence

  • J. Danaher
  • Economics
    Philosophy & Technology
  • 2022
What is techno-optimism and how can it be defended? Although techno-optimist views are widely espoused and critiqued, there have been few attempts to systematically analyse what it means to be a

The Transhumanist Movement

What Should We Do With People Who Cannot or Do Not Want to Be Protected From Neurotechnological Threats?

This article will discuss scenarios relating to the protection of persons entering into relationships with posthumanist people as well as the ethical, legal, social, and political issues that could follow from them.


This study aims at making an assessment of the social work discipline and profession on the basis of the futurism movement, which emerged as an artistic movement and gained social and technological



Mirror Neurons, Embodied Emotions, and Empathy

Kindness and cruelty in evolution

Critique of Self-Actualization Theory.

Edward Hoffman's (Editor) Note. It is ironic that Abraham H. Maslow's humanistic approach has been criticized as ignoring the need for empirical validation, because he always invited precisely such

A Hierarchical Taxonomy of Human Goals

This paper presents a hierarchical taxonomy of human goals, based on similarity judgments of 135 goals gleaned from the literature. Women and men in 3 age groups—17–30, 25–62, and 65 and older—sorted

The science of well-being: an integrated approach to mental health and its disorders.

  • C. R. Cloninger
  • Psychology
    World psychiatry : official journal of the World Psychiatric Association
  • 2006
Evidence is presented showing that people can be helped to develop their character and happiness by a catalytic sequence of practical clinical methods, and a simple and practical approach to well-being is described.

Self-Transcendence: Conceptualization and Measurement

The present study appears to lend support to the construct of self-transcendence, indicating a decreasing reliance on externals for definition of the self, increasing interiority and spirituality, and a greater sense of connection with past and future generations.

OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration

Evaluated results and behaviors and sexual activities will be used to examine experiences of participants in the RCT.

Mortality in the United States, 2016.

This report presents final 2016 U.S. mortality data on deaths and death rates by demographic and medical characteristics. These data provide information on mortality patterns among U.S. residents by

Engagement in a Community-Based Integral Practice Program Enhances Well-being

Recommended Citation Vieten, C., Estrada, M., Cohen, A. B., Radin, D., Schlitz, M. M., & Delorme, A. (2014). Vieten, C., Estrada, M., Cohen, A. B., Radin, D., Schlitz, M., & Delorme, A. (2014).

Increase in Suicide in the United States, 1999-2014.

Suicide rates increased from 1999 through 2014 for both males and females and for all ages 10-74, and the percent increase in suicide rates for females was greatest for those aged 10-14, and for males, those aged 45-64.