RES.TLL-008 | Spring 2023 | Non Credit

Social and Ethical Responsibilities of Computing (SERC)

Autonomous Systems and Robotics

MIT Case Studies in Social and Ethical Responsibilities of Computing

Brief, specially commissioned and peer-reviewed cases intended to be effective for undergraduate instruction across a range of classes and fields of study.

Winter 2023

Emotional Attachment to AI Companions and European Law, by Claire Boine (University of Ottowa)

Keywords: AI law, AI companions, human-machine interactions, data privacy, consumer protection

Winter 2022

The Puzzle of the Missing Robots, by Suzanne Berger (MIT) and Benjamin Armstrong (MIT)

Keywords: robots, automation, manufacturing, workforce

Summer 2021

Wrestling with Killer Robots: The Benefits and Challenges of Artificial Intelligence for National Security, by Erik Lin-Greenberg

Keywords: autonomous weapons, killer robots, military ethics, modern warfare

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Spring 2023
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