Nicholas Agar

Nicholas Agar is Reader in the Philosophy Programme at Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand. He is the author of <i>Humanity’s End: Why We Should Reject Radical Enhancement</i> (MIT Press).

Books by this Author

A Philosophical Defense of Limits
By Nicholas Agar
The transformative potential of genetic and cybernetic technologies to enhance human capabilities is most often either rejected on moral and prudential grounds or hailed as the future salvation of humanity. In this book, Nicholas Agar offers a more nuanced view, making a case for moderate human enhancement—improvements to attributes and abilities that do not significantly exceed what is...