Roboethics: ロボット倫理学


ロボット倫理学とは、ロボット分野に適用された倫理哲学である。 ロボット倫理学に関する研究は2つのカテゴリーに分けることができる。

  1. ロボットを社会に導入するための倫理的な検討
  2. ロボットを含めた倫理の発展

SF作家はロボットが普及した社会を描いてきたが、ロボットとの関わり合いが強くなる一方で、複雑さを持った数々の問題は未だ解決されていない。 哲学者やガイドライン立案者、ロボット開発者は現在、ロボットの行動を統治するための規範(文化的、法律的、ソフトウェア上の)を確立しようとしている。

A conceptual drawing of an economically autonomous robotic entitiy.


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