transhumanism

(redirected from Transhumanistic)
Also found in: Medical.

trans·hu·man·ism

 (trăns-hyo͞o′mə-nĭz′əm, trănz-)
n.
1. A belief that humans should strive to transcend the physical limitations of the mind and body by technological means.
2. A movement of people who espouse such a belief.
References in periodicals archive ?
Generally, discussions concerning transhumanistic anthropology and the posthuman condition regularly reference phrases such as "they are not here yet.
Neural networks in transhumanistic meditation: In 1920, in his book
Maybe, but we can get a feeling of what this transhumanistic idea would be like by letting a bulletproof matrix of spidersilk merge with an in vitro human skin," she added.
So how does one connect transhumanistic viewpoints, the habit of consuming micronutrients and implementing other life extension strategies?
The intersection between fallacy of (a) transhumanistic and (b) bioconservative arguments opened debate about sociological and the biological structuration of the new-formed Global society, within the frame of the new reproductive relationship--reproduction of the genetic capital.