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The Resource Extending the human lifespan, Tamara Thompson, book editor

Extending the human lifespan, Tamara Thompson, book editor

Label
Extending the human lifespan
Title
Extending the human lifespan
Statement of responsibility
Tamara Thompson, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"At Issue: Extending the Human Lifespan: Books in this anthology series focus a wide range of viewpoints onto a single controversial issue, providing in-depth discussions by leading advocates, a quick grounding in the issues, and a challenge to critical thinking skills"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
613.2
Index
index present
LC call number
RA776.75
LC item number
.H862 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thompson, Tamara
Series statement
At issue. Health
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Longevity
  • Medical technology
  • Aging
  • Longevitiy
  • Medical technology
  • Aging
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Aging
  • Longevity
  • Medical technology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Extending the human lifespan, Tamara Thompson, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Radical life extension : an overview / George Dvorsky -- Aging is a disease that science should cure / David Gems -- Radical life extension raises complex social, economic, and political issues / Bennett Foddy, interviewed by Ross Andersen -- Fears about radical life extension consequences are unrealistic / Sonia Arrison -- Radical life extension is ethical / Russell Blackford -- Life extension medicine can be dangerous / Arlene Weintraub, interviewed by Christie Findlay -- Viable life extension science fights for credibility / Ronald Bailey -- Reasons and methods for promoting our duty to extend healthy life indefinitely / Aubrey de Grey -- Radical life extension would make people less human / Nicholas Agar -- The personal, social and economic case for treating and preventing age related disease / Michael J. Rae et al
Control code
ocn830124271
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
124 pages
Isbn
9780737768374
Lccn
2013003074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o830124271
  • (OCoLC)830124271
Label
Extending the human lifespan, Tamara Thompson, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Radical life extension : an overview / George Dvorsky -- Aging is a disease that science should cure / David Gems -- Radical life extension raises complex social, economic, and political issues / Bennett Foddy, interviewed by Ross Andersen -- Fears about radical life extension consequences are unrealistic / Sonia Arrison -- Radical life extension is ethical / Russell Blackford -- Life extension medicine can be dangerous / Arlene Weintraub, interviewed by Christie Findlay -- Viable life extension science fights for credibility / Ronald Bailey -- Reasons and methods for promoting our duty to extend healthy life indefinitely / Aubrey de Grey -- Radical life extension would make people less human / Nicholas Agar -- The personal, social and economic case for treating and preventing age related disease / Michael J. Rae et al
Control code
ocn830124271
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
124 pages
Isbn
9780737768374
Lccn
2013003074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o830124271
  • (OCoLC)830124271

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