Ethical Dimensions of Human-Robot Interactions in the Care of Older People: Insights from 21 Focus Groups Convened in the UK, France and the Netherlands

@inproceedings{Draper2014EthicalDO,
  title={Ethical Dimensions of Human-Robot Interactions in the Care of Older People: Insights from 21 Focus Groups Convened in the UK, France and the Netherlands},
  author={H. Draper and T. Sorell and S. Bedaf and D. Syrdal and C. G. Ruiz and Alexandre Duclos and F. Amirabdollahian},
  booktitle={ICSR},
  year={2014}
}
We briefly report the method and four findings of a large-scale qualitative study of potential users’ views on the ethical values that should govern the design and programming of social robots for older people. 21 focus groups were convened in the UK, France and the Netherlands. We present and briefly discuss our data on: 1) the contrasting attitudes of older people and formal and informal carers about how well technology might be received by older users; 2) views about healthcare professionals… Expand
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