Robots at War: Scholars Debate the Ethical Issues

External News Details
  • Publication: The Chronicle of Higher Education
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  • Dateline: Tuesday September 11, 2012

A small group of scholars is grappling with what could be the next generation of weaponry: lethal autonomous robots. At the center of the debate is Ronald C. Arkin (Interactive Comp) who has hypothesized lethal weapons systems that are ethically superior to human soldiers on the battlefield. Source: Chronicle of Higher Education

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College of Computing, School of Interactive Computing

Computer Science/Information Technology and Security, Digital Media and Entertainment, Robotics
Ronald Arkin; Autonomous Robots; weaponry; weapons
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  • Created On: Sep 10, 2012 - 6:42am
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