How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature, and Informatics

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How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature, and Informatics - Hayles, N Katherine

In this age of DNA computers and artificial intelligence, information is becoming disembodied even as the "bodies" that once carried it vanish into virtuality. While some marvel at these changes, envisioning consciousness downloaded into a computer or humans "beamed" "Star Trek" -style, others view them with horror, seeing monsters brooding in the ... Read More

How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature, and Informatics 1999, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226321462

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How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature, and Informatics 1999, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226321455

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