Issue No.04 - July/August (2006 vol.21)
Christopher Grau , Florida International University
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIS.2006.81
Utilizing the film I, Robot as a springboard, this article considers the feasibility of robot utilitarians, the moral responsibilities that come with the creation of ethical robots, and the possibility of distinct ethics for robot-robot interaction as opposed to robot-human interaction. This article is part of a special issue on Machine Ethics.
machine ethics, robots, utilitarianism, personal identity
Christopher Grau, "There Is No "I" in "Robot": Robots and Utilitarianism", IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol.21, no. 4, pp. 52-55, July/August 2006, doi:10.1109/MIS.2006.81