Moral Coppélia - Combining Ratio with Affect in Ethical Reasoning

  title={Moral Copp{\'e}lia - Combining Ratio with Affect in Ethical Reasoning},
  author={Matthijs Pontier and Guy Widdershoven and Johan F. Hoorn},
We present an integration of rational moral reasoning with emotional intelligence. The moral reasoning system alone could not simulate the different human reactions to the Trolley dilemma and the Footbridge dilemma. However, the combined system can simulate these human moral decision making processes. The introduction of affect in rational ethics is important when robots communicate with humans in a practical context that includes moral relations and decisions. Moreover, the combination of… CONTINUE READING

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