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Cyborgs

(Text as at 18/12/2010 19:58:05)

(For earlier versions of this Note, see the table at the end)


Briefly, a Cyborg is a human being (or any organic being) with some inorganic parts. See the entry in Wikipedia (Link).

Compare and contrast with Android1, and see also Siliconisation2.

This is mostly a place-holder3. Currently, just see the categorised reading-list (if any).



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Table of the Previous 2 Versions of this Note:

Date Length Title
26/11/2007 23:25:26 537 Cyborgs
12/08/2007 10:17:46 291 Cyborgs



Note last updated Reading List for this Topic Parent Topic
18/12/2010 19:58:05 Cyborgs Thought Experiments

Summary of Note Links from this Page

Androids Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Siliconisation    

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Summary of Note Links to this Page

Aeon Papers - Summary Document Androids Bodily Continuity Chimera Non-Human Persons
The Singularity Thesis - Current Stance Thisness (Haecceity) Transhumanism Transplants

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Authors, Books & Papers Citing this Note

Author Title Medium Extra Links Read?
Olson (Eric) Psychology and Personal Identity Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Androids Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Bodily Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chimera Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Current Position Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Cyborgs Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Non-Human Persons Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Thisness (Haecceity) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Transhumanism Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Transplants Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Alexander (Denis) Science and Christian Belief 22.2 (October 2010) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Alexander (Denis) - Science and Christian Belief 22.2 (October 2010) 13%
Brook (Andrew) & Ross (Don) Daniel Dennett Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Brook (Andrew) & Ross (Don) - Daniel Dennett No
Clark (Andy) That Special Something: Dennett on the Making of Minds and Selves Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Brook & Ross - Daniel Dennett (Contemporary Philosophy in Focus Series), 2002 No
CSC WG Human Enhancement – A Discussion Document Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Church & Society Commission (CSC) Website 33%
Grossman (Lev) 2045: The Year Man Becomes Immortal Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Time Magazine, February 21, 2011 Yes
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: G-K Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) - Aeon: G-K 25%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: L-P Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) - Aeon: L-P 27%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: Q-S Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) - Aeon: Q-S 26%
Iida (Fumiya) Could we build a Blade Runner-style ‘replicant’? Paper - By Subtopic The Conversation, October 5, 2017 10.44am BST Yes
Jones (D. Gareth) A Christian Perspective on Human Enhancement Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Alexander (Denis) - Science and Christian Belief 22.2 (October 2010) Yes
Kaku (Michio) The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance and Empower the Mind (YouTube Lecture) Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract YouTube 33%
Mayor (Adrienne) Bio-techne Paper - By Subtopic Aeon, 16 May, 2016 Yes
Renstrom (Joelle) And their eyes glazed over Paper - By Subtopic Aeon, 12 September, 2016 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Cyborgs Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes



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