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The Resource How to live forever : science fiction and philosophy, Stephen R.L. Clark

How to live forever : science fiction and philosophy, Stephen R.L. Clark

Label
How to live forever : science fiction and philosophy
Title
How to live forever
Title remainder
science fiction and philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Stephen R.L. Clark
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Immortality has been a long-explored subject. How to Live Forever is a compelling study which introduces students and professional philosophers to the possibilities of using science fiction in their work
Member of
Cataloging source
INU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clark, Stephen R. L
Dewey number
809.3/87620938
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3433.6
LC item number
.C53 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction
  • Immortality in literature
  • Literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Immortality in literature
  • Literature
  • Science fiction
  • Science fiction
  • Onsterfelijkheid
Label
How to live forever : science fiction and philosophy, Stephen R.L. Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-211) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; A PERSONAL BEGINNING; SCIENCE FICTION AND PHILOSOPHY; PHILOSOPHY AND IMMORTALITY; Chapter 1 The end of summer; REASONS NOT TO WANT TO LIVE FOREVER; REASONS FOR WISHING TO LIVE FOREVER; VARIETIES OF IMMORTALITY; Chapter 2 The age of the pussyfoot; BODILY RENEWALS AND REJUVENATIONS; PROBLEMS WITH BODILY CONTINUITY; PHILOSOPHICAL PROBLEMS; Chapter 3 Neuromancer; UPLOADING MEMORIES; REASONS TO FORSAKE THE FLESH; REASONS TO DISLIKE OR DISBELIEVE THE PROSPECT; Chapter 4 The empire of fear; WANTING TO BE A VAMPIRE; REASONS TO KEEP PEOPLE AFRAID OF DEATH
Control code
70765888
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 223 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415126267
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70765888
Label
How to live forever : science fiction and philosophy, Stephen R.L. Clark
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-211) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; A PERSONAL BEGINNING; SCIENCE FICTION AND PHILOSOPHY; PHILOSOPHY AND IMMORTALITY; Chapter 1 The end of summer; REASONS NOT TO WANT TO LIVE FOREVER; REASONS FOR WISHING TO LIVE FOREVER; VARIETIES OF IMMORTALITY; Chapter 2 The age of the pussyfoot; BODILY RENEWALS AND REJUVENATIONS; PROBLEMS WITH BODILY CONTINUITY; PHILOSOPHICAL PROBLEMS; Chapter 3 Neuromancer; UPLOADING MEMORIES; REASONS TO FORSAKE THE FLESH; REASONS TO DISLIKE OR DISBELIEVE THE PROSPECT; Chapter 4 The empire of fear; WANTING TO BE A VAMPIRE; REASONS TO KEEP PEOPLE AFRAID OF DEATH
Control code
70765888
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 223 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415126267
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70765888

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