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The Resource The immortalization commission : science and the strange quest to cheat death, John Gray

The immortalization commission : science and the strange quest to cheat death, John Gray

Label
The immortalization commission : science and the strange quest to cheat death
Title
The immortalization commission
Title remainder
science and the strange quest to cheat death
Statement of responsibility
John Gray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A revelatory critique of the modern world's pursuit of scientific immortality. Gray examines the worldviews of contributors from philosophers and journalists to politicians and mass murderers to consider how revisionist beliefs are changing the nature of what it means to be human
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gray, John
Dewey number
133.901/309034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
BD421
LC item number
.G735 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immortality
  • Spiritualism
  • Materialism
Label
The immortalization commission : science and the strange quest to cheat death, John Gray
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Two attempts to cheat death -- Cross-correspondences -- God-builders -- Sweet morality
Control code
650213030
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780374175061
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010046300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)650213030
Label
The immortalization commission : science and the strange quest to cheat death, John Gray
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Two attempts to cheat death -- Cross-correspondences -- God-builders -- Sweet morality
Control code
650213030
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780374175061
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010046300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)650213030

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