HUMAN ENHANCEMENT AS A YOUTH PROBLEM

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Transliteration of original Title: 
«Uluchshenie» cheloveka kak molodezhnaya problema
Author(s): 
Valery A. Lukov
Moscow University for the Humanities
Issue number: 
No. 2 (Vol. 48)
Pages: 
45-50
Abstract: 

The impact of «human enhancement» can manifest itself only over time. And this is why, the author argues, “human enhancement” is an issue for the youth-oriented policies. As such, the problem of “human enhancement” is a social problem. The author stresses the influence of individual experiments that young people run on themselves and that have to do with human enhancement. He argues that these experiments have the potential of opening new directions for a social construction of reality. He relates this potential to the innovative impulse that young people have.

Keywords: 
Youth, prospects for «human enhancement», human potential for innovation, youth policy
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