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The future life in the light of modern inquiry

by Samuel McComb

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Published by Dodd, Mead and company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Immortality,
  • Parapsychology

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT921 .M18
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii p., 2 l.,
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25320138M
    LC Control Number19016117

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The advanced technological way of life is usually seen as rich in styles and opportunities, pregnant with radical innovations, and open to a promising future. The problems that beset technological societies are thought to be extrinsic to technology; they stem, supposedly, from political indecision, social injustice, or environmental : University of Chicago Press.

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Technology and the Character of Contemporary Life contributed to the emerging philosophical Author: Albert Borgmann. No death and an enhanced life: Is the future transhuman. This article is more than 2 years old The 21st-century tech revolution is transforming human lives across the globe.

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Blending social analysis and philosophy, Albert Borgmann maintains that technology creates a controlling pattern in our lives. This pattern, discernible even in such an inconspicuous action as switching on a stereo, has global effects: it sharply divides life into labor and leisure, it sustains the industrial democracies, and it fosters the view that the earth itself is a technological device.

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When Father Arminjon's conferences were later published in a book, many others were able to reap the same benefit-including fourteen-year-old Thérèse Martin, then on the cusp of entering the Carmelite convent in Lisieux.

Reading it, she says, "plunged my soul into a happiness not of this earth." Young Thérèse, filled with a sense of "what God reserves for those who love Him, and seeing 5/5(2). Unlock This Study Guide Now.

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Thérèse gained from them. Let them also enrich your understanding of certain teachings of the Faith that can often seem so mysterious, even frightening /5(17). The eminent Harvard scientist Edward O. Wilson has spent most of his life doing pioneering studies of ants and other tiny creatures, but in The Future of Life he steps back to survey the state of.

Borgmann, Technology and the Good Life? and the Empirical Turn for Philosophy of Technology Hans Achterhuis Twente University Albert Borgmann, Technology and the Character of Contemporary Life: A Philosophical Inquiry, University of Chicago Press, Two sentences struck me in the many diverging commentaries on Borgmann's philosophy of technology that Technology and the Good Life?A major factor in determining her future career, was the reading of Abbe Arminjon's Conferences on the End of the World and the Mysteries of the Future Life.

That book seemed to add the "Amen" to the conclusions which she had carefully, though painfully, reached without the help of any human advice.

This was no less true in the late nineteenth century, when Father Charles Arminjon, a priest from the mountains of southeastern France, assembled his flock in the town cathedral to preach a series of conferences to help them turn their thoughts away from this life's mean material affairs-and toward the next life's glorious spiritual : Sophia Institute Press.