Transhumanism and Evolution. Considerations on Darwin, Lamarck and Transhumanism

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Filip Bardziński

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In the paper, I discuss the possible gap between the transhumanist perspective of controlling and perfecting human evolution through scientific means and the Darwinian and neo-Darwinian theory of biological evolution. I argue that, due to such gap, the transhumanist programme is flawed and requires a new and better understanding of biological mechanisms in order to attain its goals.

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Bardziński, F. (2014). Transhumanism and Evolution. Considerations on Darwin, Lamarck and Transhumanism. ETHICS IN PROGRESS, 5(2), 103-115. https://doi.org/10.14746/eip.2014.2.7
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Moral Self and Environment: Difficult Interrelations

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