Building a Better Human: Arguing Enhancement/Enhancing Arguments

PWR 2SBA - Winter 2015 - Instructor: Brawn, S.

A guide for PWR 2SBA: Building a Better Human: Arguing Enhancement/Enhancing Arguments

(1) Background/Reference Sources

Use these sources to help you pick a topic and to provide context to your research based argument.

San Diego : Academic Press, c2001.
Green Library » Information Center » QH332 .C66 2001
Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2012.
Green Library » Stacks » BL256 .T55 2012
Available online
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » eResource
Available online
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Law Library (Crown) » Basement » RA418.5 .M4 H86 2009
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » eResource
New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, c2005.
Green Library » Information Center » CB9 .N49 2005 V.1
Available online and in the Information Center stacks
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Green Library » Information Center » HM846 .S43 2005
Available online and in the Information Center stacks
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2007.
Green Library » Stacks » Q125 .T574 2007
Available online
Available online

(2) Selected books on the intersection of Art, Science and Technology

Take a look at the Searchworks records for these books - note the Subject category links -- you can find more books like these by clicking on the subject links or browsing the shelves nearby.

Baltimore, Md. : Center for Art and Visual Culture, c2006.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes) » Stacks » NX460 .D87 2006
Bristol, UK ; Portland, OR, USA : Intellect, 2006.
Green Library » Stacks » N72 .T4 E54 2006
Also available online (see link in Searchworks record)
Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes) » Stacks » NX180 .T4 P47 2006

(3) Selected books on the intersection of Beauty, Body and Technology

Expanded & rev. ed. [Portland, OR] : Feral House, c1990.
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » CB430 .A66 1990
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2000.
Green Library » Stacks » GN298 .B6 2000
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011.
Green Library » Stacks » TJ211 .Z42 2011
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2001.
Green Library » Lane Reading Room: Digital culture and humanities computing » HM846 .D9413 2001
San Francisco, CA : Re/Search Publications, c1989.
Green Library » Stacks » GN419.15 .M63 1989
1st ed. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2003.
Green Library » Stacks » T14.5 .T4588 2003
Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Green Library » Stacks » PS225 .M63 A89 1998
New York : Berghahn Books, 2010.
Green Library » Stacks » GN296 .T33 2010

(4) Selected Ejournals and Databases

Try these databases and e-journals to find articles from the academic, legal, medical, and popular perspectives

Buffalo, NY : William S. Hein & Co., [2000]-
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » eResource
              See, for instance, this 2012 article titled "Body Modification and Adolescent Decision Making: Proceed with Caution"
[Miamisburg, OH] : LexisNexis, division of Reed Elsevier
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » eResource
New York : Springer, 2007-
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » eResource
           ** See the special issue on  "Self-Made Cyborgs and Visions of Transhuman Corporeality"
[Ann Arbor, Mich.] : ProQuest Information and Learning Company.
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » eResource
          **You can add to the search the databases Psycinfo, Sociological Abstracts, Proquest Newsstand, all the Proquest historical newspapers, Gender Watch, Ethnic News Watch, AltPress Watch, PAIS International (Public Policy) and many more
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