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The Resource The living end : the future of death, aging and immortality, Guy Brown

The living end : the future of death, aging and immortality, Guy Brown

Label
The living end : the future of death, aging and immortality
Title
The living end
Title remainder
the future of death, aging and immortality
Statement of responsibility
Guy Brown
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
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Brown, Guy C
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH530
LC item number
.B76 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Death (Biology)
Label
The living end : the future of death, aging and immortality, Guy Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-269) and index
Contents
  • Interlude 3 : The search for immortality
  • 4.
  • Death is falling apart
  • Interlude 4 : The immortals of Luggnagg
  • 5.
  • Losing your marbles
  • Interlude 5 : The mortal soul
  • 6.
  • Digital self
  • Interlude 6 : The fear of death
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Cellular death
  • Interlude 7 : When do we become old?
  • 8.
  • Aging
  • Interlude 8 : Should death be resisted?
  • 9.
  • Immortality
  • Postscript : And how should we die?
  • References
  • Beginnings and endings
  • Index
  • Interlude 1 : A brief history of death and damnation
  • 2. The
  • changing face of death
  • Interlude 2 : The meaning of death
  • 3.
  • Kicking the bucket
Control code
85689607
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
vi, 278 p.
Isbn
9780230517578
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)85689607
Label
The living end : the future of death, aging and immortality, Guy Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-269) and index
Contents
  • Interlude 3 : The search for immortality
  • 4.
  • Death is falling apart
  • Interlude 4 : The immortals of Luggnagg
  • 5.
  • Losing your marbles
  • Interlude 5 : The mortal soul
  • 6.
  • Digital self
  • Interlude 6 : The fear of death
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Cellular death
  • Interlude 7 : When do we become old?
  • 8.
  • Aging
  • Interlude 8 : Should death be resisted?
  • 9.
  • Immortality
  • Postscript : And how should we die?
  • References
  • Beginnings and endings
  • Index
  • Interlude 1 : A brief history of death and damnation
  • 2. The
  • changing face of death
  • Interlude 2 : The meaning of death
  • 3.
  • Kicking the bucket
Control code
85689607
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
vi, 278 p.
Isbn
9780230517578
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)85689607

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