Nicholas Agar

Nicholas Agar is an associate professor at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand. He is the author, among other things, of Humanity's End: Why We Should Reject Radical Enhancement(2010) and Liberal Eugenics: In Defense of Human Enhancement (2004).

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Sept. 14 2011 10:18 AMWhy I Don't Want To Be a Cyborg
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Sept. 15 2011 5:31 PMWhy Can't We Enjoy Being Human Just a Little Longer?

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