Sex Robot Matters: Slavery, the prostituted and the Rights of Machines!

Date

2016-06-01

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Publisher

IEEE Technology and Society

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Article

Peer reviewed

Yes

Abstract

This paper examines how models of slavery are reproduced in contemporary narratives of robotics and AI. This discussion is made concrete by exploring the absence of reciprocal relationship in prostitution and relations with machines and sex robots.

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Keywords

Sex Robots, Rights of Machines, Slavery, Prostutition, Empathy, Aristotle

Citation

Richardson, K. (2016) Sex Robot Matters: Slavery, the prostituted and the Rights of Machines! IEEE Technology and Society, 35 (2), pp. 46-53

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Research Institute

Centre for Computing and Social Responsibility (CCSR)