The Promethean biohacker: on consumer biohacking as a labour of love
- Computer ScienceJournal of Marketing Management
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
- EconomicsPhilosophy & Technology
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
- The Transhumanist Movement
What Should We Do With People Who Cannot or Do Not Want to Be Protected From Neurotechnological Threats?
- PsychologyFrontiers in Human Neuroscience
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.
FUTURISM IN SOCIAL WORK: TRANSHUMANISM, GAMIFICATION OF HUMAN LIFE, HOMO ROBOTICUS AND CARE
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…
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The science of well-being: an integrated approach to mental health and its disorders.
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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
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Mortality in the United States, 2016.
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Engagement in a Community-Based Integral Practice Program Enhances Well-being
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Increase in Suicide in the United States, 1999-2014.
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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.