Techno-Theurgy

The Neoplatonic Foundations of Transhumanism

Table of Contents

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Introduction

  • 1. Theurgists and Transhumanists
  • 2. Some Theurgic Practices Modernized
  • 3. On the Divinization of Matter
  • 4. Transhumanism as Techno-Theurgy

The Platonic Sky

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. The Ordinal Numbers
  • 3. The Domains of Pure Sets
  • 4. The Iterative Hierarchy of Sets
  • 5. The Forms of Things
  • 6. From Sets to Universes
  • 7. The Game of Life
  • 8. Possible Games of Life
  • 9. The Forms of Universes

The Truth of the Good

  • 1. The Modal Library
  • 2. The Optimal Library
  • 3. The Plateaus on the Holy Mountain
  • 4. The Truth of the Best Proposition
  • 5. The Good Emanates the World
  • 6. Spiritual but not Religious
  • 7. From the Sun to the Earth
  • 8. The Emergence of Spirit

The Evolution of Universes

  • 1. The Root of All Things
  • 2. The Logical Anatomy of Alpha
  • 3. How Alpha Begets its Successor
  • 4. The Evolution of Primitive Universes
  • 5. Spirit Flows through All Things
  • 6. The Evolution of Spiritual Universes
  • 7. The Spirituality of Extropian Universes
  • 8. The Evolution of Extropian Universes
  • 9. The Triumph of Goodness over Evil
  • 10. The Evolution of Hominid Universes
  • 11. The Evolution of Human Universes
  • 12. The Evolution of Transhuman Universes
  • 13. The Evolution of Superphysical Universes

The Natural History of Spirit

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Climbing the Holy Mountain
  • 3. Crossing the Biological Threshold
  • 4. Crossing the Rational Threshold
  • 5. Crossing the Paleospiritual Threshold
  • 6. The Paleospiritual Societies
  • 7. Crossing the Mesospiritual Threshold
  • 8. The Mesospiritual Societies
  • 9. Crossing the Neospiritual Threshold
  • 10. Crossing the Superspiritual Thresholds
  • 11. The Omnispiritual Age

On the Revisions of Things

  • 1. Two More Arguments
  • 2. The Argument for Self-Surpassing
  • 3. Better Parts Inhabit Better Wholes
  • 4. The Improvements of Things
  • 5. Your Future Better Lives
  • 6. The Argument for Spirit
  • 7. The Immanence of Unity
  • 8. The Emergence of Spirit
  • 9. The Rationality of Spirit
  • 10. Striving to Shine

Practical Transhumanism

  • 1. Work on Your Statue
  • 2. How to be a Modern Neoplatonist
  • 3. From the Good to Evolution
  • 4. Naturalized Neoplatonism
  • 5. Solving Your Design Problems
  • 6. On Physiological Transfiguration
  • 7. The Experimental Way of Life
  • 8. The Spirituality of Lifehacking
  • 9. From Ideal Persons to Ideal Bodies

Hacking Your Life

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Goodness Shines through Molecular Networks
  • 3. Hacking Molecular Networks
  • 4. Goodness Shines through Neural Networks
  • 5. Hacking Neural Networks
  • 6. Goodness Shines through Organismic Networks
  • 7. Hacking Organismic Networks
  • 8. Goodness Shines through Dyadic Networks
  • 9. Hacking the Dyadic Network
  • 10. Hacking Social and Ecological Networks
  • 11. Conclusion

Hacking Your Society

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. The Heights of the Moral Landscape
  • 3. The Axiological Qualities of Societies
  • 4. Hacking the Symptoms of Social Dysfunctions
  • 5. Encoding Social Policies in Algorithms
  • 6. Hacking the Causes of Social Dysfunctions
  • 7. Darwinian Social Optimization
  • 8. The Spiritual Lives of Societies

Conclusion

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