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    Humanity in a Posthuman World: M. R. Carey's The Girl with All the Gifts.Kimberly Hurd Hale & Erin A. Dolgoy - 2018 - Utopian Studies 29 (3):343.
    In his novel The Girl with All the Gifts, M. R. Carey presents human beings under vexation. The novel begins in medias res, twenty years after a fungal outbreak, as Homo sapiens are on the brink of evolutionary extinction. Evolution, initiated by the spread of a fungus that first controls and then destroys its human hosts, has necessitated that human beings either adapt, thereby revealing humanity’s true potential, or die.1 Adaptation is impossible for Homo sapiens; the human body in its (...)
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  2. Francis Bacon's New Atlantis in the Foundation of Modern Political Thought.Kimberly Hurd Hale - 2013 - Lexington Books.
    The relationship between technology, philosophy, and politics is both contentious and vital to our understanding of human nature and the ways human beings interact with one another in society; Francis Bacon outlined the wild potential and great danger of this relationship. Francis Bacon's New Atlantis in the Foundation of Modern Political Thought explores Bacon’s role as a founder of modern political science and the place of his New Atlantis in the founding of modern political thought.
     
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  3. The Politics of Perfection: Technology and Creation in Literature and Film.Kimberly Hurd Hale - 2016 - Lexington Books.
    This book explores the relationship between modern technological progress and classical liberalism. The compatibility of classical liberalism and technology is questioned, using fiction and film as a window into Western society’s views on politics, economics, religion, technology, and the family.
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