Articles

Official Publications:

2019

  • Last, C. 2019. Symbolic Orders and Structure of Universal Internalization.  In: Evolution: Evolutionary Trends and Aspects.  Ed. L.E. Grinin & A.V. Korotayev.  pp. 120-144.  Volgograd: Publishing House ‘Uchitel’. [forth-coming]

2018

  • Last, C. 2018. A Reflective Note for Dialectical Thinkers. International Journal of Žižek Studies, 12(4): 1-48. ISSN: 1751-8229. [link]
  • Last, C. 2018. Cosmic Evolutionary Philosophy and a Dialectical Approach to Technological Singularity. Information, 9(4): 78. DOI: 10.3390/info9040078. [link]

2017

  • Last, C. 2017. Big Historical Foundations for Deep Future Speculations: Cosmic Evolution, Atechnogenesis, and Technocultural Civilization. Foundations of Science, 22(1): 39-124. DOI: 10.1007/s10699-015-9434-y. [link]
  • Last, C. 2017. Global Commons in the Global Brain. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 114: 48-64. DOI: 10.1016/j.techfore.2016.06.013. [link]

2015

  • Last, C. 2015. Information-energy metasystem model. Kybernetes, 44(8/9), pp. 1298-1309. DOI: 10.1108/K-11-2014-0231. [link]
  • Last, C. 2015. Human Metasystem Transition (HMST) Theory. Journal of Evolutionary & Technology, 25(1), 1-16. [link]

2014

  • Last, C. 2014. Human Evolution, Life History Theory, and the End of Biological Reproduction. Current Aging Science, 7(1), 1-8. DOI: 10.2174/1874609807666140521101610. [link]
  • Last, C. 2014. Global Brain and the Future of Human Society. World Future Review, 6(2), 143-150. DOI: 10.1177/194675. [link]

2013

  • Last & Muh. 2013. Effects of Human Presence on Chimpanzee Nest Location in the Lebialem-Mone Forest Landscape, Southwest Region, Cameroon. Folia Primatologica, 84: 51-63. [link]
  • Last, C. 2013. The 10,000 Year Explosion: How Civilization Accelerated Human Evolution (2009) by Gregory Cochran and Henry Harpending. vis-a-vis: Explorations of Anthropology, 12(1), 120-123. [link]

Working Papers / Other-Ongoing Projects:

  • Last, C. 2018. Global Brain Singularity: Universal history, future evolution and humanity’s dialectical horizon. [Working PhD Thesis] [link]
  • Last, C. 2018. Global Brain: Foundations for a Distributed Singularity. [link]
  • Werner, B. & Last, C.  2018.  Physics and Consciousness: A Philosophical Dialogue on the Nature of Subject-Object Division. [link]
  • Last, C., Werner, B. & Weyenbergh, G.V.  2018.  Physical Emergence of Subject-Object Division (and a dialectical approach to reconciliation).  [link]
  • Last, C.  2018.  Symbolic Orders and Structure of Universal Internalization.  [link]
  • Last, C.  2018.  Cosmic evolutionary philosophy and a dialectical approach to singularity (long-form, working). [link]
  • Last, C.  2017.  Virtual Physics (table). [link]
  • Last, C.  2017.  Temporality in scientific language and the temporality of historical language.  [link]
  • Last, C.  2017.  Towards a big historical understanding of symbolic-imaginary. [link]
  • Last, C.  2015.  Singularity!  Communism!  Apocalypse! [link]
  • Last, C.  2015.  Offer Networks. [link]
  • Last, C.  2014.  Global Brain Brochure. [link]
  • Last, C.  2014.  Global Brain FAQ. [link]
  • Last, C.  2014.  Distributed Digital Democracy. [link]
  • Last, C. & Kyriazis, M.  2014.  A Survey of Transhumanist Perspectives on Radical Life Extension. [link]

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