Parts of chapter 3 were originally published as “Death and the Infinite: Cryonics as Secular Eschatology,” in The Wiley Companion to the Anthropology of Death, ed. ACGM Robben (New York: Wiley, 2018). Portions of chapter 4 were originally published as “Speculative Matter: Secular Bodies, Minds, and Persons,” Cultural Anthropology 28, no. 4 (2013): 737–59. Parts of chapter 5 were originally published as “Re-Enchantment Cosmologies: Mastery and Obsolescence in an Intelligent Universe,” Anthropological Quarterly, special issue on Extreme: Humans at Home in the Cosmos, ed. D. Battaglia, D. Valentine, and V. Olson, 85, no. 4 (2012): 1069–88, and as “Mind out of Place: Transhuman Spirituality,” Journal of the American Academy of Religion 87, no. 1 (March 2019): 57–80.
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Names: Farman, Abou, author.
Title: On not dying : secular immortality in the age of technoscience / Abou Farman.
Description: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press,  | Includes bibliographical references and index.
Identifiers: LCCN 2019027139 (ebook) | ISBN 978-1-4529-6190-3 (ebook)
Subjects: LCSH: Secularism. | Immortality. | Ethnology. | Religion and science.
Classification: LCC BL2747.8 (ebook) | DDC 306.9—dc23
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