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Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Evolutionary psychology is one of many biologically informed approaches to the study of human behavior. Along with cognitive psychologists, evolutionary psychologists propose that much, if not all,Expand
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Moral Machines: Teaching Robots Right from Wrong
Computers are already approving financial transactions, controlling electrical supplies, and driving trains. Soon, service robots will be taking care of the elderly in their homes, and militaryExpand
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Prolegomena to any future artificial moral agent
As artificial intelligence moves ever closer to the goal of producing fully autonomous agents, the question of how to design and implement an artificial moral agent (AMA) becomes increasingly pressing. Expand
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The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: A Developed Dynamic Reference Work
The present information explosion on the World Wide Web poses a problem for the general public and the members of an academic discipline alike, of how to find the most authoritative, comprehensive,Expand
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The Cognitive Animal: Empirical and Theoretical Perspectives on Animal Cognition
The fifty-seven original essays in this book provide a comprehensive overview of the interdisciplinary field of animal cognition. The contributors include cognitive ethologists, behavioralExpand
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Artificial Morality: Top-down, Bottom-up, and Hybrid Approaches
A principal goal of the discipline of artificial morality is to design artificial agents to act as if they are moral agents. Intermediate goals of artificial morality are directed at building into AIExpand
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Recognizing group cognition
We show that groups have organization-dependent cognitive capacities that go beyond the simple aggregation of the cognitive capacities of individuals. Expand
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Why Machine Ethics?
Machine ethics isn't merely science fiction; it's a topic that requires serious consideration, given the rapid emergence of increasingly complex autonomous software agents and robots. Expand
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Machine morality: bottom-up and top-down approaches for modelling human moral faculties
The implementation of moral decision making abilities in artificial intelligence (AI) is a natural and necessary extension to the social mechanisms of autonomous software agents and robots. Expand
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Crowdsourcing the assembly of concept hierarchies
The "wisdom of crowds" is accomplishing tasks that are cumbersome for individuals yet cannot be fully automated by means of specialized computer algorithms. Expand
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