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ISBN: 0385667892 / ISBN-13: 9780385667890

The Immortalization Commission: Science and the Strange Quest to Cheat Death

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  • The Immortalization Commission: Science and the Strange Quest to Cheat Death (Doubleday Canada) – Hardcover (2011)
    by John Gray

    The Immortalization Commission: Science and the Strange Quest to Cheat Death

    Hardcover, Doubleday Canada
    2011
    English
    272 pages

    ISBN: 0385667892
    ISBN-13: 9780385667890

    A great philosopher will change the way you think about your life. For most of human history, religion provided a clear explanation of life and death. But in the late 19th and early 20th centuries new ideas -- from psychiatry to evolution to Communist -- seemed to suggest that our fate was now in our own hands. We would ourselves become God. This is the theme of a remarkable new book by one of the world's greatest lving philosophers. It is a brilliant and frightening look at the problems and opportunities of a world ... Show more

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