Metaman by Gregory Stock
The Merging of Humans and Machines into a Global Superorganism

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The author of The Book of Questions claims that humankind and technology have merged into a new global entity, a living extension of humankind acting through a complex system of computers and offering a promise of ever-greater prosperity.
 

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Gregory Stock, director of the Program of Medicine, Technology, and Society at the University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine, has also written, among other books, Metaman: The Merging of Humans and Machines into a Global Superorganism and the best-selling volume on ethical dilemmas, The Book of Questions.
 
Published January 1, 1993 by Doubleday. 366 pages
Genres: History, Computers & Technology, Science & Math, Law & Philosophy. Non-fiction

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In this supremely optimistic futuristic survey, Stock ( The Book of Questions ) argues that a symbiotic union of smart machines and humans, combined with increasingly interdependent global communicati

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In this supremely optimistic futuristic survey, Stock ( The Book of Questions ) argues that a symbiotic union of smart machines and humans, combined with increasingly interdependent global communications, trade and travel, is coalescing civilization into ``Metaman,'' a planetary superorganism.

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