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First U.S. edition.
Publisher, Date:
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
©2017
Copyright:
©2017
Description:
449 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Summary:
Homo Deus explores the projects, dreams and nightmares that will shape the twenty-first century--from overcoming death to creating artificial life. It asks the fundamental questions: Where do we go from here? And how will we protect this fragile world from our own destructive powers? This is the next stage of evolution.
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Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-430) and index.
Contents:
The new human agenda -- Part I. Homo sapiens conquers the world -- The Anthropocene -- The human spark -- Part II. Homo sapiens gives meaning to the world -- The storytellers -- The odd couple -- The modern covenant -- The humanist revolution -- Part III. Homo sapiens loses control -- The time bomb in the laboratory -- The great decoupling -- The ocean of consciousness -- The data religion.
  
ISBN:
0062464310 (hardcover)
9780062464316 (hardcover)
Other Number:
951507538
Control Number:
3492689
  
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