Wetwares: Experiments In Postvital Living

Wetwares: Experiments In Postvital Living

by Richard Doyle
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816640084

ISBN-13: 9780816640089

Pub. Date: 07/15/2003

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816640089
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
07/15/2003
Series:
Theory Out Of Bounds Series, #24
Edition description:
1
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Welcome to Wetwares, N.01
Ch. 1Representing Life for a Living19
Ch. 2Simflesh, Simbones: At Play in the Artificial Life Ribotype43
Ch. 3Disciplined by the Future: The Promising Bodies of Cryonics63
Ch. 4"Give Me a Body, Then": Corporeal Time-Images89
Ch. 5"Remains to Be Seen": A Self-Extracting Amalgam101
Ch. 6Uploading Anticipation, Becoming Silicon121
Ch. 7Dot Coma: The Dead Zone of Media and the Replication of Family Values145
Ch. 8"Take My Bone Marrow, Please": The Community in Which We Have Organs in Common173
Ch. 9Wetwares; or, Cutting Up a Few Aliens181
Ch. 10Sympathy for the Alien: Informatic Ecologies and the Proliferation of Abduction193
Notes217
Index233

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