Death And Anti-Death, Volume 13: Sixty Years After Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Death And Anti-Death, Volume 13: Sixty Years After Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

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The Death And Anti-Death Series By Ria University Press discusses issues and controversies related to death, life extension, and anti-death. A variety of differing points of view are presented and argued. Death And Anti-Death, Volume 13: Sixty Years After Albert Einstein (1879-1955) is edited by Charles Tandy, Ph.D.: ISBN 978-1-934297-23-0 is the Hardback edition and ISBN 978-1-934297-24-7 is the Softback edition. (It is available from most retail bookstores and all Espresso Book Machines.) (It is distributed by Ingram: Ingram is the world's largest book distribution network.)

Volume 13, as indicated by the anthology's subtitle, is in honor of Albert Einstein (1879-1955). The chapters do not necessarily mention him (but some chapters do). The chapters (by professional philosophers and other professional scholars) are directed to issues related to death, life extension, and anti-death, broadly construed. Most of the contributions consist of scholarship unique to this volume. As was the case with all previous volumes in the Death And Anti-Death Series By Ria University Press, the anthology includes an Index as well as an Abstracts section that serves as an extended table of contents.

There are 14 chapters, as follows:

1.------CHAPTER ONE On Einstein's Socialism (by Giorgio Baruchello) pages 25-42;

2.------ CHAPTER TWO The Theology Of The Scientific Method (by Troy Catterson) pages 43-52;
3.------CHAPTER THREE Victims Of Our Age (by Franco Cortese) pages 53-56;
4.------CHAPTER FOUR Managing The Demographic Consequences Of Life-Extension: Using Seasteading, Megastructural Engineering And Indoor Agriculture To Mitigate The Scarcity Effects Of Overpopulation (by Franco Cortese) pages 57-72;

5.------CHAPTER FIVE A Time To Be Born, A Time To Die: Einstein On The Relativity Of Death (by Austin Dressen and Charles Taliaferro) pages 73-80;

6.------ CHAPTER SIX Death As A Systemic Virtue Of Living Systems: From Mass Extinctions To Creative Destruction (by Steve Fuller) pages 81-90;

7.------CHAPTER SEVEN Time Regained: The Physics Of Time Travel (by Ronald L. Mallett) pages 91-98;

8.------CHAPTER EIGHT Bohm's Quantum Causality And Its Parallels In Kant's Ideas Of Reason (by Stephen R. Palmquist) pages 99-128;

9.------CHAPTER NINE Religion, Science, And Reductionist Prospects For An Afterlife: Amending The Thought Of Einstein And Others (by R. Michael Perry) pages 129-156;

10.------CHAPTER TEN Replacing The Paradigm Shift Model In Physics With Continuous Evolution Of Theories By Frequent Iterations (by Chandrasekhar Roychoudhuri) pages 157-180;
11.------CHAPTER ELEVEN Resurrection Indicated (by Charles Tandy) pages 181-192;
12.------CHAPTER TWELVE Einstein, Faster-Than-Light Travel, And Death (by Mark Walker) pages 193-208;
13.------CHAPTER THIRTEEN From Albert Einstein To Edith Stein: Understanding The Resurrection Of The Body Vis-à-vis Natural Science (by Donald L. Wallenfang) pages 209-244;

14.------CHAPTER FOURTEEN The Cultural Contemplation Of Death By The Living: From Sequestration To The 'Cosmopolitan Aesthetic' Of Death And Dying (by Emilie Morwenna Whitaker) pages 245-266;

------The INDEX begins on page 267.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781934297247
Publisher: Ria University Press
Publication date: 12/25/2015
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.61(d)

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