Autonomous Killer Robots Are Probably Good News

@inproceedings{Mller2014AutonomousKR,
  title={Autonomous Killer Robots Are Probably Good News},
  author={Vincent C. M{\"u}ller and Thomas W. Simpson},
  booktitle={Robophilosophy},
  year={2014}
}
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