Assess The Difference Between Post-Humanism And Trans-Humanism

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In my theme, there is including the concept of Post-humanism and Trans-humanism. There are some difference between Post-humanism and Trans-humanism. Post-human is the specie that no longer as a human being which means it is beyond human such as alien. Nick Bostrum mention that Post-human would no longer be a human being, having been so significantly altered as to no longer represent the human species. (Roden, 2015, p. 9) Underlying this worldview is a core belief that the human species in its current form does not represent the end of our development, but rather its beginning. (Roden, 2015, p. 10). On the other word, it mean the humanism would come to an end and the new specie will replace human and dominate the world. I may cause by the evolution …show more content…

We can see that, human will evolve according to their environment. However, under the big change of the environment and the criminal affect, human body may have a great change due to the gene mutation. Trans-human is to strengthen or enhance their mental and physical by a scientific way. Nick Bostrum defined trans-humanism as "the intellectual and cultural movement that affirms the possibility and desirability of fundamentally improving the human condition through applied reason, especially by using technology to eliminate aging and greatly enhance human intellectual, physical, and psychological capacities. (Cole-Turner, 2011, p. 11) On the other side, under the great change of the environment, we may find different man-made system to help us keep survive. We may have an artificial life in the future. Steve and Veronika said that (Fuller & Lipinska, 2014, p. 64)"Transhumanism" is a coinage Thomas Henry Huxley. This is combination of Darwin's original vision of natural history and Mendel's experimental approach to genetics that continues to anchor research in the more theoretical reaches of the biological

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