The Boundaries of Humanity: Humans, Animals, Machines

The Boundaries of Humanity: Humans, Animals, Machines

by James J. Sheehan, Morton Sosna
     
 

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"An excellent interdisciplinary collage . . . of considerable interest to philosophers, psychologists, computer scientists (of a theoretical stripe), sociologists, and others. . . . Rethinking our relationship to animals is very relevant, I believe, to thinking clearly about our current relationships to current (and future) machines."-Keith Gunderson, University of

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"An excellent interdisciplinary collage . . . of considerable interest to philosophers, psychologists, computer scientists (of a theoretical stripe), sociologists, and others. . . . Rethinking our relationship to animals is very relevant, I believe, to thinking clearly about our current relationships to current (and future) machines."-Keith Gunderson, University of Minnesota

Author Biography: James J. Sheehan is Dickason Professor of Humanities at Stanford University. Morton Sosna is a Fellow of the Stanford Humanities Center.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520072077
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
04/02/1991
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.69(d)

Meet the Author

James J. Sheehan is Dickason Professor of Humanities at Stanford University. Morton Sosna is a Fellow of the Stanford Humanities Center.

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