Sharing the World with Digital Minds

  title={Sharing the World with Digital Minds},
  author={Carl Shulman and Nick Bostrom},
  journal={Rethinking Moral Status},
The minds of biological creatures occupy a small corner of a much larger space of possible minds that could be created once we master the technology of artificial intelligence. Yet many of our moral intuitions and practices are based on assumptions about human nature that need not hold for digital minds. This points to the need for moral reflection as we approach the era of advanced machine intelligence. This chapter focuses on one set of issues, which arise from the prospect of digital minds… 
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