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Science Fiction and Philosophy

From Time Travel to Superintelligence

Science Fiction and Philosophy by Susan Schneider
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A timely volume that uses science fiction as a springboard tomeaningful philosophical discussions, especially at points ofcontact between science fiction and new scientific developments.
  • Raises questions and examines timely themes concerning thenature of the mind, time travel, artificial intelligence, neuralenhancement, free will, the nature of persons, transhumanism,virtual reality, and neuroethics
  • Draws on a broad range of books, films and television series,including The Matrix, Star Trek, Blade Runner, Frankenstein,Brave New World, The Time Machine, and Back to theFuture
  • Considers the classic philosophical puzzles that appeal tothe general reader, while also exploring new topics of interest tothe more seasoned academic
Wiley; June 2010
368 pages; ISBN 9781444327908
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Title: Science Fiction and Philosophy
Author: Susan Schneider
 
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