BOOKS BY ALAN HARRINGTON. The Revelations of Dr. Modesto. Life in the Crystal Palace. The Secret Swinger. The Immortalist. Psychopaths. This is a provocative but half-cocked meditation on death, by a novelist (The Ordeal of Dr. Modesto; The Secret Swinger) who dares humanity to assert its will to. The Emancipation of Man in Latin Averroism and the Negation of Immortality. Pierre Conway – – Québec, Éditions De L’Univ. Laval. Death and Immortality .

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Alan Harrington mustered harrkngton best case for conquering Old Age and Death in Under the jacket lies a gold-lettered spine, and some weird black-on-black designs are pressed into the front cover. Immortaist first order of business was to demonstrate that our ideas of life after death are delu Harrington’s theme could be summed up as “if we can put a man on the moon, then we can decide to have an Apollo Project for extending the human lifespan.

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Request removal from index. I’d not considered death so wrapped up in everything until this book. Thank you very much for that linger.

And Immoralist Immortalist probably deserves more attention than it’s receiving. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Leaving the science fiction aside, there’s a fascinating account of the reality of the cryonics enterprise in the s in episode of This American Life”Mistakes Were Made” originally broadcast 18 April No, it’s that it says page not available and then the search for this american life produces a link that leads to a page not found.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. A Brief History of Humankind Paperback. Perry van den Brule rated it it was amazing Oct 29, At the time I didn’t know who Alan Harrington was, but I read this book and other than the fact that some sections have a few outdated examples of technology due to the age of this book, it was a great hrarington and argument of the immortalist mindset.

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Anything that celebrates or bemoans our helplessness has gone as far as it can. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? You can see what I mean in this videoif you want.

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I could never say anything but thanks. When we no longer believe in God, we then turn our lovers into gods and goddesses. The Digital Divide will be nothing compared to the Biological Divide.

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I only superficially covered the ideas presented by Harrington The later portions of the book are used to describe what life would be like as immortals and how we ought to move forward into our rolls as such. Brock rated it it was amazing Nov 19, The single most remarkable book in the field, Hans Moravec’s Mind Children, slips in and out of the narrative mode all the time.

That felt like a cop out.

We spend a lot of time thinking about how people will remember us after we’re gone, as if, like Huckleberry at his own funeral, we’ll be around to witness people’s reactions.