Body, Soul and Cyberspace in Contemporary Science Fiction Cinema: Virtual Worlds and Ethical Problems

  • Sylvie Magerstädt

About this book


Body, Soul and Cyberspace explores how recent science-fiction cinema answers questions about body and soul, virtuality, and spirituality in the digital age by linking cinematic themes with religious, philosophical and ethical concepts.


contemporary science-fiction digital technologies cyber-spirituality virtual reality human flourishing artificial memory cyberspace selfhood posthumanism cyborgs organic networks spiritual automaton virtual characters simulations morality body and soul cinema ethics memory mortality philosophy

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  • Sylvie Magerstädt
    • 1
  1. 1.University of HertfordshireUK

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