Robot Ethics

TitleRobot Ethics
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsSawyer, RJ
JournalScience
Volume318
Pagination1037-1037
Type of ArticleEditorial
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number00368075
KeywordsEDITORIALS , ethics , Law , ROBOTICS , ROBOTS , SCIENCE
AbstractThe author reflects on roboethics. According to the author, roboethics is a human-centered ethics that requires human beings to consider how to govern the behavior and freedom of robots as they are made more intelligent and autonomous. He states that countries such as the South Korea and the U.S. are now drafting laws that sets ethical guidelines concerning robot functions. He added that science fiction may serve as a guide in making laws of robotics.
Notes5853Accession Number: 27726113; Sawyer, Robert J.; Email Address: sawyer@sfwriter.com; Source Info: 11/16/2007, Vol. 318 Issue 5853, p1037; Subject Term: EDITORIALS; Subject Term: ETHICS; Subject Term: ROBOTICS; Subject Term: ROBOTS; Subject Term: LAW; Subject Term: SCIENCE fiction; NAICS/Industry Codes: 519110 News Syndicates; Number of Pages: 1p; Document Type: Editorial
DOI10.1126/science.1151606

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