By Michael Hauskeller

Advancements in scientific technological know-how have afforded us the chance to enhance and increase the human species in methods unthinkable to past generations. even if it really is making alterations to mitochondrial DNA in a human egg, being prescribed Prozac, or having a facelift, our wish to dwell longer, think larger and glance reliable has awarded philosophers, clinical practitioners and policy-makers with significant moral demanding situations. yet what precisely constitutes human development? What can we suggest after we speak of creating "better" people? during this booklet Michael Hauskeller explores those questions and the tips of human solid that underpin them. Posing a few hard questions about the character of human enhancement, he interrogates the common sense in the back of its tactics and examines the excuses at the back of its standards. wondering universal assumptions approximately what constitutes human development, Hauskeller asks no matter if the standards proposed by way of its advocates are convincing. The e-book attracts on fresh examine in addition to renowned representations of human enhancement from advertisements to the web, and offers a non-technical and obtainable survey of the problems for readers and scholars attracted to the ethics and politics of human enhancement.

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