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Robot rights

Author: David J Gunkel
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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We are in the midst of a robot invasion, as devices of different configurations and capabilities slowly but surely come to take up increasingly important positions in everyday social reality-self-driving vehicles, recommendation algorithms, machine learning decision making systems, and social robots of various forms and functions. Although considerable attention has already been devoted to the subject of robots and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David J Gunkel
ISBN: 9780262038621 0262038625
OCLC Number: 1029804776
Description: xiv, 237 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David J. Gunkel.

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A provocative attempt to think about what was previously considered unthinkable: a serious philosophical case for the rights of robots.  Read more...

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