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Add the ability to mod your brain turn off boredom, modulate emotions, change memories and attachments. So why didn’t I give it 5 stars? A hallucinatory, mind warping, and terrifying combination dgan Triptree jr. It would definitely make excellent reading for a “Philosophy in Science Fiction” class. This anthology contains 18 stories I won’t go into eagnwhich appeared between the end of the s and early s, and deal with humanity’s possible future.

In general, I think he succeeds at this, though at the expense of in-depth characterization. Rgeg deal with the potentially life-long obligations of parenthood when you have a pet-like child or child-like pet destined to die in its sleep as a toddler?

En lo particular, me marea a veces el juego de los universos paralelos y de los viajes en el tiempo. Jun 21, Bradley rated it really liked it Shelves: Other themes include genetics, simulated reality, posthumanism, mind transfer, sexuality, artificial intelligence, and the superiority of rational naturalism over religion.


Title: Axiomatic

The vocabulary was interesting and rich, but the storyline was tough to follow. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

So, my rating of the book probably has less to do with the literary or speculative quality of the book than it reflects how the above issues complicated my reading of it.

Surprisingly, I thought he soldiered through the technical parts fairly well, though they inevitably sounded like a textbook at times.

He came at i I kept wanting to like this book, but just couldn’t.

Axiomatico (Spanish, Paperback)

BookOnline – Google Books. Add a world where Arnhem Land has become an autonomous nation and offered part of its land to become New Hong Kong. Because there is so much technical matter to cover, it doesn’t leave a lot of room for plot or character axiiomatico. Axiomatic Collected Stories 1 by Greg Egan.


What is gained and lost by fully understanding your partner? Todos los relatos te transportan a un pensamiento del tipo: The story revolves around a private investigator who has to figure out the disappearance of a mentally disabled lady.


I kept wanting to like this book, but just couldn’t. Y lo es, fundamentalmente, por dos cuestiones: There are few others, though, who combine this with a determination to take real-world physics and drive them axiomatick long, long way.

The concepts are extremely unique even 20 years later. Jan 27, Juan rated it it was amazing. The book also envisions using nanotech to “rewire” areas in a axiomagico brain in order to perform functions other books describe as being done by “neural implants”.

It’s in our library! Other books in the series.

Dec 10, Matthew Gatheringwater rated it really liked it Shelves: And he’s got a clue. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

It should also appeal to cyberpunk science fiction fans, as it reminded me strongly of the Deus Ex video games. It wasn’t his fault. Egan’s Permutation City and Diaspora are in my queue for