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The Resource Enhancing our way to happiness? : Aristotle versus Bacon on the nature of true happiness, Kathy McReynolds

Enhancing our way to happiness? : Aristotle versus Bacon on the nature of true happiness, Kathy McReynolds

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Enhancing our way to happiness? : Aristotle versus Bacon on the nature of true happiness
Title
Enhancing our way to happiness?
Title remainder
Aristotle versus Bacon on the nature of true happiness
Statement of responsibility
Kathy McReynolds
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
VYF
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1960-
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McReynolds, Kathy
Dewey number
128
Index
no index present
LC call number
BD423
LC item number
.M37 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Self (Philosophy)
  • Happiness
  • Soul
  • Aristotle
  • Bacon, Francis
Label
Enhancing our way to happiness? : Aristotle versus Bacon on the nature of true happiness, Kathy McReynolds
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 89-93)
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
A Conversation -- Aristotle verses Bacon -- Extreme Makeover And The Baconian Tradition -- The Self, Enhancements, and the Pursuit of Happiness -- Enhancements, Ethics, and Bacon's Influence -- Why Worry about Enhancements? -- Bacon On Conquering Nature -- Francis Bacon in his Time -- The Mechanical Arts, Magic, and Alchemy -- Bacon verses Aristotle -- Bacon on the Human Being -- What the Ancients Knew Which Bacon Denied -- Aristotle On The Soul -- The Problem with Defining Human Nature -- The Baconian Self -- Some Concepts Challenged by the Baconian View -- The Aristotelian Soul -- Arguments Against Aristotle -- Arguments Supporting Aristotle -- The Self, The Soul, Happiness, and Enhancements -- Aristotle On The Purpose Of Medicine -- The End of Medicine? -- Medicine -- A Distinct End = Social Power -- Aristotle and the End of Medicine -- Health as the End of Medicine -- Conclusion: Aristotle On The Ethics Of Happiness And Enhancements -- Ethical Reflection Begins with the Agent -- The Human Body: Who Controls It? -- The Role of Medicine and the Morally Worthy Life: Bacon and Aristotle Compared
Control code
57587848
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 93 pages
Isbn
9780761829744
Lccn
2004108404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Enhancing our way to happiness? : Aristotle versus Bacon on the nature of true happiness, Kathy McReynolds
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 89-93)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Conversation -- Aristotle verses Bacon -- Extreme Makeover And The Baconian Tradition -- The Self, Enhancements, and the Pursuit of Happiness -- Enhancements, Ethics, and Bacon's Influence -- Why Worry about Enhancements? -- Bacon On Conquering Nature -- Francis Bacon in his Time -- The Mechanical Arts, Magic, and Alchemy -- Bacon verses Aristotle -- Bacon on the Human Being -- What the Ancients Knew Which Bacon Denied -- Aristotle On The Soul -- The Problem with Defining Human Nature -- The Baconian Self -- Some Concepts Challenged by the Baconian View -- The Aristotelian Soul -- Arguments Against Aristotle -- Arguments Supporting Aristotle -- The Self, The Soul, Happiness, and Enhancements -- Aristotle On The Purpose Of Medicine -- The End of Medicine? -- Medicine -- A Distinct End = Social Power -- Aristotle and the End of Medicine -- Health as the End of Medicine -- Conclusion: Aristotle On The Ethics Of Happiness And Enhancements -- Ethical Reflection Begins with the Agent -- The Human Body: Who Controls It? -- The Role of Medicine and the Morally Worthy Life: Bacon and Aristotle Compared
Control code
57587848
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 93 pages
Isbn
9780761829744
Lccn
2004108404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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