Beyond Robot Ethics: On a Legislative Consortium for Social Robotics

  title={Beyond Robot Ethics: On a Legislative Consortium for Social Robotics},
  author={Yueh-Hsuan Weng},
  journal={Advanced Robotics},
  pages={1919 - 1926}
  • Y. Weng
  • Published 1 January 2010
  • Business
  • Advanced Robotics
As robots are increasingly integrated into human society, associated problems will resemble or merge with those in other fields — we can refer to this phenomenon as the 'robot sociability problem'. In this paper, the author first analyzes the dynamic relationship between robot ethics, robotics and robot law, and then proposes a 'practical robots' approach for solving the robot sociability problem. As this approach is based on legal regulations, the author posits that a functional platform such… 

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