New PDF release: Technology and Religion: Remaining Human C0-created World

By Noreen Herzfeld

ISBN-10: 1599473135

ISBN-13: 9781599473130

Technology is altering forever, yet does it even have the power to alter us and how we technique faith and spirituality? In Technology and faith: final Human in a Co-created World, Noreen Herzfeld examines this and different provocative questions as she presents an available and interesting evaluate of the connection among faith and the ever-broadening global of technology.

In order to contemplate totally an issue as vast as know-how, Herzfeld techniques the sphere from 3 various angles: applied sciences of the human body—such as genetic engineering, stem cells, cloning, pharmaceutical applied sciences, mechanical enhancement and cyborgs; applied sciences of the human mind—like human and synthetic intelligence, digital truth and our on-line world; and applied sciences of the exterior environment—such as nanotechnology, genetically converted vegetation and new agricultural applied sciences, and effort know-how. She takes a equally extensive method of the sphere of faith, targeting how those matters interface with the 3 Abrahamic traditions of Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. all through, readers will locate nuanced examinations of the ethical and moral matters surrounding new applied sciences from the views of those religion traditions.

The result's a multifaceted examine the continued discussion among those matters that aren't generally linked to each other. This quantity is the 3rd identify released within the new Templeton technological know-how and faith Series.

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