Keywords: biotechnology chimeras human enhancement happyness

KMT 2018 nr 3 Download PDF

In search of human happiness: experiments in the field of human hybridization and chimerism

Cite: , W poszukiwaniu szczęścia ludzkości: eksperymenty w zakresie hybrydyzacji i chimeryzacji człowieka, "Kultura - Media - Teologia", 2018( 34) nr 3, s. 95-110.

DOI: 10.21697/kmt.34.4

Today happiness is often understood as improving the condition of our body - the case where new technologies can help to achieve the aim. In this context, the author writes about human hybridization and chimerism, which are part of the human enhancement and presents a selection of historical and contemporary scientific experiments and bioart projects. She also expresses an opinion that it is necessary to create a new ethics that goes beyond species limitations due to the inevitability of biotechnological enhancement.

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dr Magdalena Kozhevnikova

ORCID: 0000-0001-7484-9638

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