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Robot Culture
J Lee – Sex Robots, 2017 – Springer
Chapter 2 analyses the culture of sex robots, and looks at the often-humorous incarnations of sex robots, such as those within the Austin Powers film series. How books and films, such as The Stepford Wives, reflect on society is explained. Numerous philosophers and social …

Further Science Fictions
J Lee – Sex Robots, 2017 – Springer
Chapter 3 enters more deeply into the realm of science fiction and sex robots. A large range of examples are explored, primarily from the 1980s and 1990s. How the sex robot morphs into other forms is analysed. From a more recent perspective, important films like Her (where …

Love and sex with robots
AD Cheok, D Levy, K Karunanayaka… – Handbook of digital …, 2017 – Springer
… Since then, researchers have come up with many implementations of robot companions like sex robots, emotional robots, humanoid robots, and artificial intelligent systems that can simulate human emotions … The First Crude Sex Robot …

Science Fact & Conclusion
J Lee – Sex Robots, 2017 – Springer
Chapter 4 ascertains where we are now, examining science fact, with robots such as Pepper now becoming popular in the home, especially in Japan. Cultural differences are explored. The work of Žižek, Lacan, Leo Marx, and the theologian Don Cupitt are all employed. There …

Robotic Evolution
J Lee – Sex Robots, 2017 – Springer
Chapter 1 examines the myths, legends and history of robots, emphasising how the desire for robots has always been with us. We see where these desires for sex robots stemmed from, and what they mean in a global context. Starting with the Greeks, and moving up to the …

Sex robots: The future of desire
J Lee – 2017 – books.google.com
This book reveals that the way we perceive sex robots is how we perceive ourselves, overcoming the false human/non-human binary. From Greek myths, to the film Ex Machina, to Japanese technology, non-human sexuality has been at the heart of culture. In Sex  …

The Tactile Ethics of Soft Robotics: Designing Wisely for Human–Robot Interaction
T Arnold, M Scheutz – Soft robotics, 2017 – liebertpub.com
… As we discuss in more detail hereunder, amid questions of whether to promote or ban sex robot technology,26 we found in a recent survey that views on sex robots showed interesting divides as to the purpose of such robots and their impact on relation- ships.27 To the degree …

Should we campaign against sex robots
J Danaher, BD Earp, A Sandberg – Robot sex: Social and ethical …, 2017 – academia.edu
In September 2015 a well-publicised Campaign Against Sex Robots (CASR) was launched. Modelled on the longer-standing Campaign to Stop Killer Robots, the CASR opposes the development of sex robots on the grounds that the technology is being developed with a …

Robot sex and consent: Is consent to sex between a robot and a human conceivable, possible, and desirable?
L Frank, S Nyholm – Artificial Intelligence and Law, 2017 – Springer
The development of highly humanoid sex robots is on the technological horizon. If sex robots are integrated into the legal community as “electronic persons”, the issue of sexual consent arises, which …

Sixty seconds on… sex with robots
I Torjesen – BMJ: British Medical Journal (Online), 2017 – search.proquest.com
… Controversially it has also been suggested that sex robots could be used to help prevent sex crimes such as violent assault, rape, and paedophilia, but most experts warn that this could increase the occurrence of these crimes, as well as the objectification of women. Full Text …

Sex robots: the irreplaceable value of humanity
F Facchin, G Barbara, V Cigoli – BMJ: British Medical Journal …, 2017 – search.proquest.com
Sexual dysfunction depends on interactions between physical, psychological, sociocultural, and relational factors. 4 Sexual activity with robots is a masturbatory practice, so someone with sexual dysfunction, which already leads to isolation, might become even more isolated …

New Sex Robots With ‘Frigid’Settings Allow Men to Simulate Rape
B Timmins – The Independent, 2017 – prostitutionresearch.com
It seems a new frontier has been reached in the fast-paced world of Artificial Intelligence, but as fast as technology is able to advance, it can still be reproached for moral retrogression. This has been the subject of debate after the recent advertisement of ‘Roxxxy …

Intimacy, bonding, and sex robots: Examining empirical results and exploring ethical ramifications
M Scheutz, T Arnold – Unpublished manuscript, 2017 – hrilab.tufts.edu
2 Background Sex robots, however their development will proceed going forward, are a present-day reality. 5 It is on the basis of products like Roxxxy and others (particularly in Japan) that some have gone so far as to forecast human-robot sex will overtake mere …

Not only the lonely—how men explicitly and implicitly evaluate the attractiveness of sex robots in comparison to the attractiveness of women, and personal …
JM Szczuka, NC Krämer – Multimodal Technologies and Interaction, 2017 – mdpi.com
While some theories, such as the Media Equation, suggest that men will evaluate sex robots to be attractive, other assumptions (eg, biases of norm adherence) would contradict this hypothesis. Therefore, the present study aimed at empirically comparing men’s explicit and …

The Growing Problem of Humanizing Robots
L Robert Jr – 2017 – deepblue.lib.umich.edu
… Keywords: Robots; Humanization of robots; Sex robots; Robot coworkers; Robot friends; Love and robots; Robot lovers; Humanizing robots; Robot health care assistants; Robot companions Page 2. Citation: Robert LP (2017) The Growing Problem of Humanizing Robots …

Sex dolls–creepy or healthy? Attitudes of undergraduates
D Knox, S Huff, IJ Chang – J Positive Sex, 2017 – journalofpositivesexuality.org
… The newer humanoid sex robot versions talk, respond to questions, have movement and simulate a real woman. See http://www.nytimes.com/video/technology/100000003731634/the-uncanny- lover.html to observe an example of a female sex doll who talks …

Robots, rape, and representation
R Sparrow – International Journal of Social Robotics, 2017 – Springer
Sex robots are likely to play an important role in shaping public understandings of sex and of relations between the sexes in the future … Sex robots are likely to play an important role in shaping public understandings of sex and of relations between the sexes in the future …

The age of Twitter: Donald J. Trump and the politics of debasement
BL Ott – Critical Studies in Media Communication, 2017 – nca.tandfonline.com
… Retrieved from http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2016/04/2016-heffernan- twitter-media-donald-trump-barack-obama-telemprompter-president-213825 Horton, H. (2016, March 24). Microsoft deletes ‘teen girl’ AI after it became a Hitler-loving sex robot within 24 hours …

Social Robots: Boundaries, Potential, Challenges
M Nørskov – 2017 – books.google.com
… While robots as sex partners might be perfectly legitimate in some contexts, Ess also argues that in the absence of complete sex, robots will not inspire and foster these virtues—virtues that are necessary for both deep friendships and complete sex …

Love and Sex with Robots: Second International Conference, LSR 2016, London, UK, December 19-20, 2016, Revised Selected Papers
AD Cheok, K Devlin, D Levy – 2017 – books.google.com
… Meaning of Page 7. VI Preface Robots (which had its premiere at the 2012 Sundance Festival), My Sex Robot, Her (2013), and the BBC TV documentary Guys and Dolls as well as the 2004 remake of The Stepford Wives. This points …

Robot Ethics 2.0: From Autonomous Cars to Artificial Intelligence
P Lin, K Abney, R Jenkins – 2017 – books.google.com
… 2012). Since then, a groundswell of organized concern has emerged, from the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots (2013) to the Campaign Against Sex Robots (2015) … Works Cited Campaign Against Sex Robots. 2015.“About.” https://campaignagainstsexrobots. org/ about …

Human–Robot Love And Sex Relationships
AD Cheok, K Karunanayaka… – … ,(Eds P Lin, K Abney, R …, 2017 – books.google.com
… initial burst of media interest late in 2007, there have also been TV documentaries and feature movies in which sex with robots, virtual characters, or life-sized sex dolls was the dominant theme: Lars and the Real Girl (2007), Meaning of Robots (2012), My Sex Robot (2011), Her …

Robot sex: Social and ethical implications
J Danaher, N McArthur – 2017 – books.google.com
… Page 2. Page 3. Robot Sex Page 4. Page 5. Robot Sex Social and Ethical Implications John Danaher and Neil McArthur The MIT Press Cambridge, Massachusetts London, England Page 6. © 2017 Massachusetts Institute of Technology All rights reserved …

# HotForBots: Sex, the non-human and digitally mediated spaces of intimate encounter
D Cockayne, A Leszczynski… – … and Planning D: Society …, 2017 – journals.sagepub.com
Contemporary practices of sex and intimacy are increasingly digitally mediated. In this paper, we identify two distinctly spatial effects of these mediations. F…

Adoption of robots, artificial intelligence and service automation by travel, tourism and hospitality companies–a cost-benefit analysis
S Ivanov, C Webster – 2017 – researchgate.net
… Intelligent Technology and the Transformation of Human Work. London: Palgrave Macmillan. 27. Lee, J. (2017). Sex robots: The future of desire. London: Palgrave Macmillan. 28. Lee, SG, Trimi, S., & Kim, C. (2013). The impact of cultural differences on technology adoption …

Robotic rape and robotic child sexual abuse: should they be criminalised?
J Danaher – Criminal law and philosophy, 2017 – Springer
Soon there will be sex robots. The creation of such devices raises a host of social, legal and ethical questions. In this article, I focus in on one of them. What if these sex robots are deliberately …

Beyond moral dilemmas: Exploring the ethical landscape in HRI
T Arnold, M Scheutz – Proceedings of the 2017 ACM/IEEE International …, 2017 – dl.acm.org
… physical interactions with robots, especially soft robots, might have similar effects, regardless of their designers’ in- tentions [2]. One obvious avenue through which the market for robots is playing up the importance of physicality is seen in the looming emergence of sex robots …

The rise of digisexuality: Therapeutic challenges and possibilities
N McArthur, MLC Twist – Sexual and Relationship Therapy, 2017 – Taylor & Francis
… They are advancing, however, and quickly. Right now, the most prominent second wave digisexualties are sex robots (sexbots) and VR sex. Each of these promises a sexual experience that is qualitatively different from that offered by first wave technologies …

The robot as a consumer: a research agenda
SH Ivanov, C Webster – 2017 – papers.ssrn.com
… Surviving the Machine Age. Intelligent Technology and the Transformation of Human Work. London: Palgrave Macmillan. 14. Lee, J. (2017). Sex robots: The future of desire. London: Palgrave Macmillan. 15. Leonhard, G. (2016). Technology vs. Humanity …

Color pattern facilitates species recognition but not signal detection: a field test using robots
DA Klomp, D Stuart-Fox, EJ Cassidy… – Behavioral …, 2017 – academic.oup.com
Lay Summary. Ornament color and pattern facilitate species recognition, but not signal detection, in the black-bearded gliding lizard. Understanding the functi.

The synthetization of human voices
O Bendel – AI & SOCIETY, 2017 – Springer
… At home, robots could acquire the voice of friends or partners. Not lastly sex robots, whose voices generally are very important, could be individualized (Bendel 2017b) … Bendel O (2015) Surgical, Therapeutic, nursing and sex robots in machine and information ethics …

Robonomics-principles, benefits, challenges, solutions
SH Ivanov – 2017 – papers.ssrn.com
… Page 2 of 10 communication with their customers (Hill, Ford & Farreras, 2015; Xu et al., 2017), while sex robots challenge the definition and nature of ‘sex’ itself (Cheok, Devlin, & Levy, 2017; Lee, 2017) … Lee, J. (2017). Sex robots: The future of desire …

Designing robot-friendly hospitality facilities
SH Ivanov, C Webster – 2017 – papers.ssrn.com
… Security robots Robot guides Robot waiters Companion/sex robots Pet robots Robotic luggage carts Room service deliver robots Robotic vacuum cleaners Robotic lawnmowers Robotic pool cleaners Delivery drones Entertainment robots General service robots …

Mechanical genders: how do humans gender robots?
RA Søraa – Gender, Technology and Development, 2017 – Taylor & Francis
… established human gender definitions. The paper discusses gender in robots such as Pepper, the robot twin ‘Matsukoroid’ (a trans-robot with his/her/its own TV-show), and sex-robots, as well as gender for cyborgs. The aim of …

The rise of the robots and the crisis of moral patiency
J Danaher – AI & SOCIETY, 2017 – Springer
… They are wiped out by the ready availability of sex robots … (2) If sex robots become viable and attractive alternatives to human romantic and sexual partners, and if they become widely and readily available, they will remove the difficulty of securing a romantic and sexual partner …

Hacking robots before skynet
C Cerrudo, L Apa – Cybersecurity Insight, IOActive Report, Seattle, USA, 2017 – ioactive.com
… chinapost.com.tw/business/asia/2016/12/21/487286/Taiwan-Mobiles.htm 14 http://www. businessinsider.com/chinese-restaurant-robot-waiters-2016-7 15 http://www.digitaltrends.com/ cool-tech/riken-robear/ 16 http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/sex-robots-could-biggest …

The cyborg mermaid (or: how Technè can help the misfits fit in)
M Mussies, E Maliepaard – Multimodal Technologies and Interaction, 2017 – mdpi.com
… Not Only the Lonely—How Men Explicitly and Implicitly Evaluate the Attractiveness of Sex Robots in Comparison to the Attractiveness of Women, and Personal Characteristics Influencing This Evaluation. Choose your preferred view mode …

The Family, Where to? From the „Solid “Perspective to „Liquid “Perspective.
L Vlad – Postmodern Openings/Deschideri Postmoderne, 2017 – search.ebscohost.com
… sexual organs of the human individual. On October 31st, 2016 The Sun published an article entitled “Sex robots with terrifyingly realistic genitalia to hit the market NEXT YEAR and cost £12,000”. The founder of the company …

Interpretable predictions of tree-based ensembles via actionable feature tweaking
G Tolomei, F Silvestri, A Haines, M Lalmas – Proceedings of the 23rd …, 2017 – dl.acm.org
… Let us assume that we disagree with a prediction that the model returns for a given object or that we would like to enforce switching 1h p://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2016/03/24/ microso s-teen-girl-ai-turns-into-a-hitler-loving-sex-robot-wit/ KDD 2017 Research Paper …

The human relationship in the ethics of robotics: a call to Martin Buber’s I and Thou
K Richardson – AI & SOCIETY, 2017 – Springer
… Robotic machines have become part of the narrative to rescue humans from their social difficulties (robots for autism), difficulties in forming relationships (sex-robots for adult men) and declining independence and loneliness (robots for ageing adults) …

Society must consider risks of sex robots, report warns
I Torjesen – BMJ: British Medical Journal, 2017 – search.proquest.com
Controversial suggestions have been made about the use of sex robots in therapy to help prevent sex crimes such as violent assault, rape, and paedophilia, the report said. Four companies are now marketing adult sex robots (Abyss Creations, Android Love Dolls …

Designing the robot that says” NO”: Design and ethical implications of love and sex relations with robots
ACP Peeters – 2017 – theses.ubn.ru.nl
… Technical developments on emotion and personality simulation and current societal discussions about the use of sex robots call for, respectively, an updated look at the design implications for such robots and for a virtue-ethical critique of Levy’s argument …

Is Sex With Robots Rape?
R Eskens – 2017 – papers.ssrn.com
… this essay proceeds in the following way. In Section 1, I elaborate on the current and anticipated design of sex robots, as well as the sex robot industry, and provide a brief overview of the ethical debate on sex robots. In section 2, I clarify the notion of …

Should we be thinking about sex robots?
J Danaher – 2017 – philpapers.org
The chapter introduces the edited collection Robot Sex: Social and Ethical Implications. It proposes a definition of the term’sex robot’and examines some current prototype models. It also considers the three main ethical questions one can ask about sex robots:(i) do they …

The Symbolic-Consequences Argument in the Sex Robot Debate
J Danaher – 2017 – philpapers.org
This chapter examines a common objection to sex robots: the symbolic-consequences argument. According to this argument sex robots are problematic because they symbolise something disturbing about our attitude to sex-related norms such as consent and the status …

Fresh face for sex robots
V Turk – 2017 – Elsevier
Sex robots inevitably prompt tabloid titters, but their imminent arrival also raises serious questions. Ethical concerns about how they will change attitudes to sex and relationships abound, as well as what impact they will have on existing prejudices. Take, for example, the …

Dolores and Robot Sex: Fragments of Non-anthropocentric Ethics
T Beschorner, F Krause – International Conference on Love and Sex with …, 2017 – Springer
The new generation of sex robots raises questions about a potential moral responsibility by human beings toward robots. In our paper … normative ethics. 4 A Thing is not a Thing: Moral Sentiments for and Inter-passion with Sex Robots? As …

SSML for Sex Robots
O Bendel – International Conference on Love and Sex with Robots, 2017 – Springer
In love and sex, the voice is a decisive factor. It not only matters what is said, but also how it is said. Pitch, volume and personal expression are important to attract and retain potential partners. The same goes for sex robots and love dolls, and is true for chatbots and virtual …

The Vitruvian robot
C Hasse – AI & SOCIETY, 2017 – Springer
… Keywords Science fiction · Robot feminism · Solipsism · Sex robots · Vitruvian man · Robotics · Ex machina … She cannot co-create the line humans walk along. The robots created as ‘perfect women’ (sex robots) today are very far from the ideal image of Ava …

An inconvenient convenience
F Scott-Norman – Big Issue Australia – search.informit.com.au
… “She’s called Fiona.” How we laughed. We’re now so far down the road of “remote” that sex robots are on the brink of becoming a reality. Tea bags … You don’t build resilience, confidence and skills by microwaving a frozen dinner or charging your sex robot …

Introduction to the special issue on machine law
B Bro?ek, J Hage, B Indurkhya – Artificial Intelligence and Law, 2017 – Springer
… Moreover, the technology is advancing at such a rapid pace that many ideas, such as companion and sex robots, which used to be a fodder for science fiction are fast becoming a reality. This is a profound challenge for any legal system …

Virtue Ethics and the CREEPER Act
J Tiehen – Seattle UL Rev., 2017 – HeinOnline
… 4. David Cox, Would Child Sex Robots Stop Pedophilia-Or Promote It?, NBC NEWS (Jan. 4, 2018), https://www.nbcnews.com/mach/science/would-child-sex-robots-stop- pedophilia-or-promote- it-ncna834576 [https://perma.cc …

Virtual Sex: Good, Bad or Ugly?
H Kolivand, AE Rad, D Tully – International Conference on Love and Sex …, 2017 – Springer
… Sex robots are going to be more focused in robotic industry in case of how they look and what rolls that can play … Sex robot (sexbot) [6] is one of the advances that in some circumstances may be considered to be included in these impossible things …

Artifical Intelligence: An Existential Risk?
NL Herzfeld – 2017 – digitalcommons.csbsju.edu
… Our private lives stand to be shaken as well. Meet Roxxy. A 2016 study from the University of Duisenberg-Essen found that 50% of men surveyed said they could imagine purchasing a sex robot within the next five years. Sex …

A Mistake in the Commodification Debate
L Semrau – Journal of the American Philosophical Association, 2017 – cambridge.org
… Consider the following case: Sex robots … Doing so will result in the rapid expansion of the market in sex robots, which will, to an even greater extent, undermine the social conditions necessary for sex to be properly valued as a shared gift …

Turn me on
K Devlin – Big Issue Australia – search.informit.com.au
… Turn me on. Big Issue Australia Issue 546 (22 Sep-05 Oct 2017). Devlin, Kate. Abstract: There’s one part of the AI debate that always comes up in conversation: Sex robots. Dr Kate Devlin explores what they will mean for the future of sex… and love. Full Text PDF (172KB) …

Artificial Intelligence And The Law: More Questions Than Answers?
K Firth-Butterfield – Scitech Lawyer, 2017 – search.proquest.com
… Action should be taken at an early stage to counter a normative force of the factual, such as that prevailing in the case of data access by the operators of search engines or social networks.15. Another important privacy question is the development of sex robots enabled with AI …

Perceptions and Responsiveness to Intimacy with Robots; A User Evaluation
C Edirisinghe, AD Cheok, N Khougali – … Conference on Love and Sex with …, 2017 – Springer
… measured in on the role of a robot companion [11], the human experience of psychological intimacy with robots through the physical intimacy [12], human physiological response to intimately touching a robot [13], a systematic survey of the acceptance of sex robots [14] and …

Posthuman Desire in Robotics and Science Fiction
S Wennerscheid – International Conference on Love and Sex with Robots, 2017 – Springer
… Humans, he argues, “must practice kindness towards animals, for he who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men” (212). Similarly, Richardson warns that owning a sex robot is comparable to owning a slave …

Child Sex Dolls and Robots: More Than Just an Uncanny Valley
MH Maras, LR Shapiro – researchgate.net
… past 20 years, it evolved to devise models that either partially mimic humans (eg, inflatable plastic female dolls, rubber female torsos with breasts and buttocks) or completely emulate humans and their orifices (eg, silicone sex dolls and artificial intel- ligence sex robots).17 Adult …

Artificial people: How will the law adapt to intelligent systems?
R van den Hoven van Genderen – robohub, 2017 – narcis.nl
… Date issued, 2017-03-31. Access, Restricted Access. Language, English. Type, Article. Abstract, Robotics technology is no longer limited to industry. Climate Controls, 3D printers, surveillance robots, drones, household and even sex robots are entering the private market …

In common law jurisdictions, legal professionals cite facts and legal principles from precedent cases to support their arguments before the court for their intended …
F Bex, H Prakken, T Engers, B Verheij, G Sileno… – Artificial Intelligence and …, 2017 – infona.pl
… The development of highly humanoid sex robots is on the technological horizon. If sex robots are integrated into the legal community as “electronic persons”, the issue of sexual consent arises, which is essential for legally and …

Love in the robotic age
H Vella – Engineering & Technology, 2017 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… companion’. McMullen hopes to launch the first Real Doll that can converse, hear, see, move its eyes and react to what is going on around it by the end of 2017. If achieved, this will be the first sex robot on the market. He and …

2040 (Brad Armstrong, 2009)
JK Beggan – Porn Studies, 2017 – Taylor & Francis
… The pornography they use features sex between humans and human-like sex robots called anabots … The article considers whether 2040 is correct in predicting a future filled with more sophisticated sex robots or whether advances in virtual reality will make sex robots obsolete …

Exterminate! exterminate!
A Morris – Big Issue Australia – search.informit.com.au
… all,” she says. “There’s the loss of jobs through automation, the singularity and the likelihood of forfeiting our species to more intelligent beings, sexist and racist AI chat bots, even terrifyingly real-looking sex robots. These stories …

Sex toys
PG Nixon – Sex in the Digital Age, 2017 – books.google.com
… htm# hysteria. Hawkes R.,(2016)“Forget Westworld there is a real life campaign against sex robots” The Telegraph 12th October 2016 retrieved November 2016, http://www. telegraph. co. uk/tv/2016/10/12/forget-westworld-theres-a-real-life- campaign-against-sex-robots …

Gendered Robots: Implications for Our Humanoid Future
S Alesich, M Rigby – IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 2017 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… designed purpose. For example, female-presenting robots are being designed as front-desk concierges, caretakers and com- panions for the elderly, child minders and house-clean- ers, as well as sex robots [21]. As Carpenter …

Kate Darling
FIN HUMAN–ROBOT – Robot Ethics 2.0: From Autonomous Cars …, 2017 – books.google.com
In 2015, the robotics company Boston Dynamics released a video clip introducing “Spot,” a distinctly doglike robot. In the clip, Spot is kicked twice by humans and scrambles hard to stay on all four legs. The purpose of kicking Spot was to demonstrate the robot’s stability, but …

Moral Robots
M Scheutz, BF Malle – The Routledge Handbook of …, 2017 – research.clps.brown.edu
… For example, (Scheutz and Arnold, 2016a) surveyed participants about their attitudes toward sex robots. They found a consistent gender difference in what people considered appropriate uses for sex robots, with women less inclined than men to consider them socially …

Nudging for good: robots and the ethical appropriateness of nurturing empathy and charitable behavior
B Jason – 2017 – philpapers.org
… From Sex Robots to Love Robots: Is Mutual Love with a Robot Possible?Sven Nyholm & Lily Frank – forthcoming – In John Danaher & Neil McArthur (eds.), Robot Sex: Social and Ethical Implications. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press …

Towards an Affective Computational Model for Machine Consciousness
R Chandra – International Conference on Neural Information …, 2017 – Springer
… In the near future, there will also be a growing demand for sex robots, therapeutic and nursing robots which would need affective computing features [1, 29] … References. 1. Bendel, O.: Surgical, therapeutic, nursing and sex robots in machine and information ethics …

Lying Cheating Robots–Robots and Infidelity
R Rousi – International Conference on Love and Sex with Robots, 2017 – Springer
… Int. J. Soc. Robot. 9, 1–13 (2017)CrossRefGoogle Scholar. 42. Richardson, K.: The asymmetrical ‘relationship’: parallels between prostitution and the development of sex robots. ACM SIGCAS Comput. Soc. 45(3), 290–293 (2016)CrossRefGoogle Scholar. 43 …

Reflections on Moral Challenges Posed by a Therapeutic Childlike Sexbot
M Behrendt – International Conference on Love and Sex with Robots, 2017 – Springer
… But, Kathleen Richardson is also resolutely opposed to any other form of sexuality with robots. She even launched an information campaign on the Internet, entitled “Campaign Against Sex Robots” [18]. I see this as a further …

“Ava’s body is a good one”:(Dis) Embodiment in Ex Machina
J Henke – American, British and Canadian Studies, 2017 – degruyter.com
… At the end of my seminar we discussed the clip “Uncanny Lover: Building a Sex Robot” (Canepari et al.), published in the same year as Ex Machina … I dream about knowing the meaning of love. I hope to become the world’s first sex robot” [close-up of eyes] (00:00:30) …

# hotforbots: Intimacy, Sex, and the Non-human in Digital Spaces of Encounter
D Cockayne, A Leszczynski, M Zook – 2017 – osf.io
Page 1. CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 Cockayne, Leszczynski & Zook 2016 1 #HotForBots: Intimacy, sex, and the non-human in digital spaces of encounter Daniel Cockayne Department of Geography and Environmental Management University of Waterloo …

Always hot, always live’: Computer-mediated sex work in the era of’camming’.
MV Henry, P Farvid – Women’s Studies Journal, 2017 – researchgate.net
… While sex robots (electronic, responsive versions of sex dolls) are still in the early stages of development and are not yet commonly used (Scheutz & Arnold, 2016), teledildonics (sex toys that can be operated remotely) are becoming increasingly popular …

On the Matter of Robot Minds
BP McLaughlin, D Rose – philpapers.org
Page 1. 1 ON THE MATTER OF ROBOT MINDS Brian P. McLaughlin Rutgers University David Rose Rutgers University 1. Robot Minds Would Matter In 1999, in Seattle, Washington, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Robots (ASPCR) was formed …

We Hold These Truths to Be Self-Evident, That All Robots Are Created Equal
A Wurah – Journal of Futures Studies, 2017 – jfsdigital.org
… In this context, we can better explain the public sympathy garnered by the robotic dog whose creator continuously kicked to test its mobility (Parke, 2015), or the renewed postulation that sex robots teach men all the wrong things about consent (Ehrenkranz, 2017) …

Postmodern Openings
V Loredana – 2017 – ceeol.com
… sexual organs of the human individual. On October 31st, 2016 The Sun published an article entitled “Sex robots with terrifyingly realistic genitalia to hit the market NEXT YEAR and cost £12,000”. The founder of the company …

Being human
A Hetherington – Big Issue Australia – search.informit.com.au
… After all, we already have AI living in our pockets (hello Siri!); and these automated personalities are already being hit on! Dr Kate Devlin (p21) explores the question that dominates any discussion about AI – sex robots. Professor …

Automatic Sweethearts for Transhumanists
M Hauskeller – 2017 – academia.edu
… (Pellissier 2009) Page 12. 12 The author of this (by no means tongue-in-cheek) eulogy on sex robots, Hank Pellissier, used to be … Page 13. 13 freedom. Necessities prevent us from being self-sufficient and truly autonomous. Sex robots are …

Robotic Bodies and the Kairos of Humanoid Theologies
J McBride – Sophia, 2017 – Springer
… of human attitudes toward humanoid robots as sexual partners indicates that B[w]hether framed more individually (one’s own sexlife) or socially (substitution for prostitu- tion, prevention of sexually transmitted diseases), men clearly were more open to sex robots as appropriate …

The Educational Context
R Sage – Paradoxes in Education, 2017 – Springer
… Substitutions for human contact have led to sex robots, with ‘doll’ brothels operating in South Korea, Japan and Spain and the first robotic oral-sex coffee shop opening in Paddington, London, from 2016. The Foundation for Responsible …

Introduction: Reproductive Technologies and Imagined Futures
G Davis, T Loughran – The Palgrave Handbook of Infertility in History, 2017 – Springer
… of Berlin: Confronting German History in the Urban Landscape (Chicago, IL, 1997), chapter 3; Douglas Mackaman and Michael Mays (eds), World War I and the Cultures of Modernity (Jackson, MS, 2000); Angus McLaren, Reproduction by Design: Sex, Robots, Trees, and Test …

The Next Evolution: The Constitutive Human-Doll Relationship as Companion Species
D Blizard – International Conference on Love and Sex with Robots, 2017 – Springer
… “There is a feminist movement – The Campaign Against Sex Robots – that aims to ban sex and technological activities along with anthropomorphic and animistic articulations which are redolent of radical Dworkinite fears and the demeaning of sex workers in general and …

Designing (artificial) people to serve–the other side of the coin
M Musia? – Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial …, 2017 – Taylor & Francis
… Sex robots and robotization of consent. Paper presented at the We Robot 2012 conference, University of Miami School of Law … The asymmetrical relationship: Parallels between prostitution and the development of sex robots. ACM SIGCAS Computers and Society, 45, 290–293 …

Ethical considerations of gendering very humanlike androids from an interdisciplinary perspective
E Knox, K Watanabe – … (RO-MAN), 2017 26th IEEE International …, 2017 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… When, in its only mention of gender outside its listing of United Nations conventions, the document states that sex robots could decrease the incidence in prostitution of women and children [34:38], it does not offer a description of how this might come about, despite the authors …

Being Riajuu []
N Liberati – International Conference on Love and Sex with Robots, 2017 – Springer
… References. 1. Amuda, YJ, Tijani, IB: Ethical and legal implications of sex robot: An Islamic perspective. OIDA Int … Dev. 03(06), 19–28 (2012). http://www.oidaijsd.com/20138/159682/a/ethical- and-legal-implications-of-sex-robot-an-islamic-perspective. 2. Benoist, J.: Fulfilment …

The Interplay of Law, Robots and Society, in an Artificial Intelligence Era
S Karnouskos – 2017 – diva-portal.org
Page 1. UMEÅ UNIVERSITY The Interplay of Law, Robots and Society, in an Artificial Intelligence Era Stamatis Karnouskos Master’s Thesis in Law, 15 hp Master’s Programme in Law, Gender and Society, 120 hp Umeå Forum for Studies on Law and Society Spring Term 2017 …

The Unabomber On Robots
GTH ENDS – Robot Ethics 2.0: From Autonomous Cars to …, 2017 – books.google.com
Page 358. 24 THE UNABOMBER ON ROBOTS THE NEED FOR A PHILOSOPHY OF TECHNOLOGY GEARED TOWARD HUMAN ENDS Jai Galliott According to conventional wisdom, Theodore John Kaczynski is little more …

NOC NOC, Who’s There? A New Ontological Category (NOC) for Social Robots
PH Kahn Jr, S Shen – New Perspectives on Human Development, 2017 – books.google.com
… Page 130. NOC NOC, Who’s There? 113 crossover? And, third, taking a different tack, what if people develop intimate and trusting relationships with sex robots (Levy, 2007) and then find that those relation- ships with robots are easier to manage than with real people …

308 Index
A Bengtsson, J Bentham, L Berry, H Bey… – Contemporary …, 2017 – books.google.com
… for 91 self-ownership model 12, 13–14 self-service honesty 65–8 Self-Service in the Fourth Circle of Hell (Smith) 291–2 sentience 14–16 “Service-Dominant-Logic” marketing 259 service marketing 259 service provider relationship management (SPRM) 73 sex robots 11–12, 19 …

Between the cracks: Science and SciComm with Andy Matter: Science is messy, so why is SciComm clean? Time to get elbow deep
A Stapleton – AQ-Australian Quarterly, 2017 – search.informit.com.au
… you do it! The psychology of hypocrisy’. Brain flapping is also home to other such gems, from other authors, as ‘The ethics of punching nazis’ and ‘good news! you probably won’t be killed by a sex robot’. www.theallium.com ‘Science …

Sexual Intimacy in the Age of Smart Devices: Are We Practicing Safe IoT?
M Wynn, K Tillotson, R Kao, A Calderon… – Proceedings of the …, 2017 – dl.acm.org
… malevolent actions. But what if the sex toy is self-learning? What if sex robots with artificial intelligence become predatory [2]? These are questions that we will need to address in the not so distant future [11]. 2.3 Related Work …

Whitewashing Yellow Futures in Ex Machina, Cloud Atlas, and Advantageous: Gender, Labor, and Technology in Sci-fi Film
LL Nishime – Journal of Asian American Studies, 2017 – muse.jhu.edu
… 19. Andrew O’Hehir, “Dark Secrets of the Sex Robot: Alex Garland Talks AI, Consciousness and Why ‘The Gender Stuff’ of ‘Ex Machina’ Is Only One Part of the Movie’s Big Idea,” Salon, April 22, 2015, http://www.salon.com/2015/04/22 …

Legal And Ethical Considerations In The Era Of Autnonomous Robots
A MARTY – mbl.unisg.ch
Page 1. Executive Master of European and International Business Law of the University of St.Gallen MBL-HSG 1 LEGAL AND ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS IN THE ERA OF AUTONOMOUS ROBOTS AGATA MARTY Supervisor: Mr HARTMUT RENZ Zurich, 19 July 2017 Page 2 …

The Synthetic Hyper Femme: On Sex Dolls, Fembots, and the Futures of Sex
K Puig – 2017 – search.proquest.com
… by Krizia Puig All Rights Reserved Page 5. iv DEDICATION A Oliva, por abrirme las puertas del mundo… Page 6. v Will sex robots be more like vibrators, pets, partners, or slaves? -Elizabeth Brown Nolan Sex, Love, and Robots Page 7. vi ABSTRACT OF THE THESIS …

New Legislation and the Reform of the Rules on Robots in Korea
M Kim – Robotics, Autonomics, and the Law, 2017 – nomos-elibrary.de

Friendship, Robots, and Social Media: False Friends and Second Selves
AM Elder – 2017 – taylorfrancis.com
… the house, therapeutic robots that teach social skills to children with autism spectrum disorders, entertainment robots intended for the consumer market, companionate robots that provide social experiences to residents of geriatric care facilities, and most noto- riously, sex robots …

Frenzy, feeder, falcon: eroticism in the twenty-first century
S Wilson – Georges Bataille and Contemporary Thought, 2017 – books.google.com
Page 20. 1 Frenzy, Feeder, Falcon: Eroticism in the Twenty-First Century Scott Wilson A very typical Christian way of thought is apparent in Bataille’s idea that, in short, God does not manifest himself while our being remains in …

Hype as a public good for innovation
J Potts – 2017 – papers.ssrn.com
… Or with politically polarizing technologies (eg fossil fuels, selective logging, fleet fishing). (4) Repugnance, for instance technologies associated with cryonics, bio-hacking and self-modification implants, human cloning, sex robots, laboratory-grown meats …

Challenges for Robots Acting on a Stage: Creating Sequential Structures for Interaction and the Interaction Process with the Audience
M Bono, P Maiolino, A Lefebvre… – Handbook of Digital …, 2017 – Springer
… Such expectations are characterized by a complex variability depending on age, sex, robot’s shape (ie, how the robot walks or gazes at the observing human), as well as on specific conditions (eg, normally developed children versus children affected by autism) and personal …

Teledildonics and new ways of “Being in Touch”: a phenomenological analysis of the use of haptic devices for intimate relations
N Liberati – Science and engineering ethics, 2017 – Springer
The aim of this paper is to analyse teledildonics from a phenomenological perspective in order to show the possible effects they will have on ourselves and on our society. The new way of using digital.

Diversity
A Simpson – The Innovation-Friendly Organization, 2017 – Springer
… 5). A campaign launched in 2015 aims to raise awareness of the potential impact of the rise of sex robots on sexual violence. The global sex toy industry is worth $15 billion, and many companies are of course now applying robotics to sex dolls …

Acknowledgements: Our special thanks for help and comments to Amanda Sharkey, Kristen Thomasson, Renee Mulcahy, Charles Ess, Mark Coeckelbergh …
TI Butterfield, P Lin – sexhightech.com
… Introduction ….. 1 Current sex robots, parallel sextech and privacy ….. 3 Q1 … 7 Q2. What kind of relationship could we have with a sex robot? …. 9 …

Confronting Emerging New Technology: The Case of the Sexbots
RT McClelland – The Journal of Mind and Behavior, 2017 – researchgate.net
… Danaher is himself unconvinced (“I remain agnostic”: p. 7) but also calls these putative bots “current sex-robot prototypes” (p. 106), as does Litska Strikwerda in chapter 8 (p. 127, fn. 15; pp. 134, 143–44). Everyone should be much more skeptical …

Mind Games
CT Rubin – The New Atlantis, 2017 – thenewatlantis.com
… human being who simply does not speak his language. When Kyoko starts to unbutton her blouse in front of him, he does not respond as if he is thinking, Ah, she must be a sex robot then! but rather as if he is thinking, The possibly …

The Posthuman in the Anthropocene: A Look through the Aesthetic Field
J Wamberg, MR Thomsen – European Review, 2017 – cambridge.org
… humans. Comforting animal-like robots are already in use at nursing homes. More controversial is the introduction of sex-robots that obviously are designed to be life-like but with exaggerated sex-specific features. The ethics …

Out-convergence: co-evolution of media and reality of life
A Ulianovskii, O Filatova, V Golubev… – Proceedings of the …, 2017 – dl.acm.org
… the occupant’s health and send the data to the doctor via Wifi); 2. out of home media (transformable media spaces, eg an expandable, multifunctional screen, which is often used in music shows); 3. New personal media (eg the True Companion, the world’s first sex robot, or the …

Book Review: The Sound of Culture: Diaspora and Black Technopoetics
M Droumeva – 2017 – journals.sagepub.com
… The book sets the stage (but does not explore) a wide variety of sonic phenomena characteristic of more contemporary American popular media, several notable examples being blackface minstrelsy in the voice of Darth Vader; robotic sexu- alities and sex robots as extensions …

International Journal of Social Ecology and Sustainable Development (IJSESD)
FIGI Global – Analysis, 2017 – econpapers.repec.org
… 54-66 OA Lawal-Adebowle and AK Aromolaran Philosophy of Information Technology: Sex Robot and Its Ethical Issues pp. 67-76 Budi Yulianto and Shidarta Polarization: Its Determinants and Decomposition Overtime In Pakistan pp …

Artificial Intelligence, Human Intelligence and Intelligence of Nature: Difficult Questions in their Ambi-tious Fusion
AK Mukhopadhyay – Current Opinions in Neurological Science, 2017 – scientiaricerca.com
… Intelligent Robots (AI + Robotics) 1. Almost autonomous robots Driverless car Driverless ship 2. Tele-robot Drone Anti submarine sea-hunter Bomb-disposal robot Satellite 3. Humanoid robots Receptionist in Banks Sex-robot Kismet robot for displaying facial expression of …

Theological Librarian vs. Machine: Taking on the Amazon Alexa Show (with Some Reflections on the Future of the Profession)
BM Sheppard – Theological Librarianship, 2017 – dukespace.lib.duke.edu
… 22 For a description of Tay’s corruption by the public and subsequent removal by Microsoft see Helena Horton, “Microsoft Deletes ‘Teen Girl’ AI after It became a Hitler Loving Sex Robot within 24 Hours,” The Telegraph, March 24, 2015, http://www …

Business Models
F Corea – … Technologies: Business Models Evolution and New …, 2017 – Springer
… increase with a higher volume. This aspect is really important because AI is trained on data that have to be high quality to be effective (and this is why Twitter turned Microsoft’s bot into a Hitler-loving sex robot). It is also forcing …

The SANDRA Section-Reviews
AC Resino – ANDROGYNY – researchgate.net
… A Muslim woman from Ontario, Canada, has thanked the mystery person who gifted her 25 hijab-wearing dolls.–Chris Bell, 28/09/17–BBC News: http://www. bbc. co. uk/news/blogs-trending- 41428249 Sex robot sent for repairs after being molested at tech fair …

Gender Differences in Robot Teleoperation
D Showkat – 2017 – ir.library.oregonstate.edu
… the male robot. In another research, males and females participants reported that they find opposite sex robot to be more trustworthy and engaging. Researchers also found gender differences in the negative attitude toward robots [66, 70, 77, 79] …

More Human Than Human: How Some SF Presents AI’s Claims to the Right to Life and Self-Determination
CA Corcos – 2017 – papers.ssrn.com
Page 1. Electronic copy available at: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2908362 1 DRAFT More Human Than Human:1 How Some SF Presents AI’s Claims to the Right to Life and Self-Determination 2 Christine A. Corcos3 “You ask me what I am. Why, a machine …

On the moral implications and restrictions surrounding affective computing
AF Beavers, JP Slattery – Emotions and Affect in Human Factors and …, 2017 – Elsevier
… One need not look far to see related problems emerging from misunderstood emails, text messages, etc. Nonetheless, affective computing may well exaggerate the effects of such misinterpretation. One can consider this with respect to sex robots …

Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Alex Garland: Human Consciousness in Ex Machina
F Pressman – Dianoia: The Undergraduate Philosophy Journal of …, 2017 – ejournals.bc.edu
… 2012 O’Hehir, Andrew. “Dark secrets of the sex robot: Alex garland talks AI, consciousness and why “the gender stuff” of “Ex machina” is only one part of the movie’s big idea.” Salon Magazine. 22 April 2015. Solomon, Robert C., Existentialism. New York: Oxford University Press …

Robots and people with dementia: Unintended consequences and moral hazard
F O’Brolcháin – Nursing ethics, 2017 – journals.sagepub.com
The use of social robots in elder care is entering the mainstream as robots become more sophisticated and populations age. While there are many potential benefi…

Toward a Fourth Law of Robotics: Preserving Attribution, Responsibility, and Explainability in an Algorithmic Society
F Pasquale – Ohio St. LJ, 2017 – HeinOnline
… 25 Balkin supra note 1, at 1234. 2 6 See Helena Horton, Microsoft Deletes ‘Teen Girl’AJ After It Became a Hitler-Loving Sex Robot Within 24 Hours, TELEGRAPH (Mar. 24, 2016), http://www.telegraph.co.uk/ technology/2016 …

Cinematic ethics on Robots: or: what can we learn from Science-Fiction movies about humanoid (service) robots.
PJ Segers – 2017 – essay.utwente.nl
Page 1. Cinematic ethics on Robots or: what can we learn from Science-Fiction movies about humanoid (service) robots. Peter Segers M.Sc. Thesis Juli 2017 Supervisors and examiner: MH Nagenborg (supervisor); F. Santoni de Sio (external advisor); N. Gertz (examiner) …

Body, Technology, and Humanity
S Nagataki – Postphenomenology and Media: Essays on Human …, 2017 – books.google.com
… However, they unexpectedly fall in love. They are basically used for sexual and emotional intimacy by their masters, that is, as sex robots … As Caleb pulls the cabinet door open, he finds out that Nathan has hidden humanoid sex robots in it …

Technomoral Civic Virtues: a Critical Appreciation of Shannon Vallor’s Technology and the Virtues
D Howard – Philosophy & Technology – Springer
… 2015), or the empirical study of human attitudes toward the ethics of sex robots, which was presented at the HRI 2016 meeting (Scheutz and Arnold 2016). Many more examples could be cited … Scheutz, Matthias and Arnold, Thomas (2016). Are We Ready for Sex Robots …

Alone together: Why we expect more from technology and less from each other
S Turkle – 2017 – books.google.com
Page 1. A. : Revised and Expanded Edition “Savvy and insightful.” —New York Times A LONE TO GET HER º WHY WE EXPECT MORE from º TECHNOLOGY and LESS , ºf from EACH OTHER SHERRY TU RKLE Page 2. alone …

Technology-Driven Productivity Improvements With a Focus on ICT-Enabled Automation
E Automation – 2017 – igi-global.com
… The difficulty of predicting the employment outcome of the introduction of automation technologies can be illustrated by the case of sex workers vs. sex robots. In this case we, as in many other cases, do not yet have an answer but instead we have two competing views …

The false promise of universal basic income
A Battistoni – Dissent, 2017 – muse.jhu.edu
… He switches from a PC to a Mac and starts Googling; in industry rags like Tech-Crunch and the fringe-futurist site Singularity Hub, he reads about robot financial advisors, robot journalists, robot bartenders, robot hotel cleaners, robot guards, and of course, sex robots …

The Dawning of the Ethics of Environmental Robots
A van Wynsberghe, J Donhauser – Science and engineering ethics, 2017 – Springer
… With the exception of a few humanoid robots explored commercially—eg the Pepper or Nao robots of Softbank, and many “sex robots” such as those of True Companion or Abyss Creations—the majority of commercially available robots are far more machine-like than human …

Phantom Fathers’ and ‘Test-Tube Babies’: Debates on Marriage, Infertility, and Artificial Insemination in the British Media, c. 1957–60
H Andrew – The Palgrave Handbook of Infertility in History, 2017 – Springer
… 28. Angus McLaren, Reproduction by Design: Sex, Robots, Trees, and Test-Tube Babies in Interwar Britain (Chicago, IL, 2012); Gayle Davis, ‘Test Tubes and Turpitude: Medical Responses to the Infertile Patient in Mid-Twentieth Century Scotland’, in Janet Greenlees and Linda …

The Conversational Business
S Etlinger – 2017 – andyblackassociates.co.uk
Page 1. By Susan Etlinger, Analyst Altimeter, a Prophet Company June 27, 2017 THE CONVERSATIONAL BUSINESS HOW CHATBOTS WILL RESHAPE DIGITAL EXPERIENCES Page 2. | www.altimetergroup.com | @setlinger | susan@altimetergroup.com | 1 …

The Need For A Philosophy Of Technology Geared Toward Human Ends
J Galliott – Robot Ethics 2.0: From Autonomous Cars to Artificial …, 2017 – books.google.com
Page 386. 24 THE UNABOMBER ON ROBOTS ThE NEED fOR A PhILOSOPhY Of TEChNOLOGY GEARED TOWARD huMAN ENDS Jai Galliott According to conventional wisdom, Theodore John Kaczynski is little more than …

Turing’s People: Personhood, Artificial Intelligence and Popular Culture
BB Arnold, D Gough – Canberra L. Rev., 2017 – HeinOnline
… 27 John Danaher, Brian D Earp and Anders Sandberg, ‘Should we campaign against sex robots?’ in John Danaher and Neil McArthur (eds), Robot Sex: Social and Ethical Implications (MIT Press, 2017) 47; Heidi Vella, ‘Love in the robotic age [human-robot relationships]’ (2017 …

The case for explicit ethical agents
M Scheutz – AI Magazine, 2017 – search.proquest.com
… from robot toys for kids (such as robot animals, robot trains, robot dolls, and others) to various robots for entertainment purposes (robot musicians and dancers, robot game players for all kinds of games, chat robots and robot helpers like Jibo or Pepper, sex robots, and others) …

The Authority’s Anti-Breeding Campaign’: State-Imposed Infertility in British Reprodystopia
F Bigman – The Palgrave Handbook of Infertility in History, 2017 – Springer
… 4. Andreu Domingo, ‘“Demodystopias”: Prospects of Demographic Hell’, Population and Development Review, 34.4 (2008), p. 725. 5. Angus McLaren, Reproduction by Design: Sex, Robots, Tree and Test-Tube Babies in Interwar Britain (Chicago, IL, 2012), p. 2. 6 …

Research Questions In Roboethics
KA Demir – dergipark.gov.tr
… Military Applications Privacy Robotic Ethical Awareness Affective Robotics Sex Robots Carebots Medibots Autonomous Vehicles Attribution of Moral Blame Environmental Robotics 4.1 The Definition of a Robot A robot is defined as a machine that senses, thinks, and acts [19] …

Note: This is the penultimate draft of this paper. The published version is available, in open access, here
S Nyholm – researchgate.net
Page 1. 1 Note: This is the penultimate draft of this paper. The published version is available, in open access, here: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11948-017-9943-x Attributing Agency to Automated Systems: Reflections on Human …

Innovation Friendly
A SIMPSON – Springer
Page 1. HOW TO CULTIVATE NEW IDEAS AND EMBRACE THE CHANGE THEY BRING – INNOVATION FRIENDLY ORGANIZATION THE ANNA SIMPSON Page 2. The Innovation-Friendly Organization Page 3. Anna Simpson The Innovation- Friendly Organization …

The Innovation-Friendly Organization: How to cultivate new ideas and embrace the change they bring
A Simpson – 2017 – books.google.com
Page 1. HOW TO CULTIVATE NEW IDEAS AND EMBRACE THE CHANGE THEY BRING – INNOVATION FRIENDLY ORGANIZATION THE ANNA SIMPSON Page 2. The Innovation-Friendly Organization Page 3. Anna Simpson …

A Pragmatics Analysis of Humor in The Big Bang Theory Season 6: a Representation of American Social Issues
LM Putri – Sastra Inggris-Quill, 2017 – journal.student.uny.ac.id
… Dr. Hofstadter, he was bragging about his sexual desirability to anyone who would listen. You know, and Howard Wolowitz, he spent two years using university resources building a six-breasted sex robot. Oh, and at the office Christmas party, I heard Rajesh 792 Page 7. 9 …

Intersections Between Law and Artificial Intelligence
A Krausová – International Journal of Computer (IJC), 2017 – ijcjournal.org
… However, this possibility should not be understood as a right of a robot, but according to professor Gary Marchant rather “the right of a human to choose to marry a robot” [44:175]. Given the existence of sex robots, marriage could be consummated as well …

Ghost in the shell: the soul within
R Grubb – 2017 – rucore.libraries.rutgers.edu
… the technology that is available in this universe, it is still strange for her not to have a vagina, especially since at the end of the film it is implied that there are sex robots, specifically child sex-dolls for pedophiles; regarding a child’s body, Batou explains, “It’s …

Towards a legal and ethical framework for personal care robots: anlysis of person carrier, physical assistant and mobile servant robots/per Eduard Fosch Villaronga; …
E Fosch Villaronga – 2017 – ddd.uab.cat
Page 1. ADVERTIMENT. L?accés als continguts d?aquesta tesi doctoral i la seva utilització ha de respectar els drets de la persona autora. Pot ser utilitzada per a consulta o estudi personal, així com en activitats o materials …

True Trash: Genre Fiction Revisited In Margaret Atwood’s Stone Mattress, The Heart Goes Last, And Hag-Seed
C Howells – Contemporary Women’s Writing, 2017 – academic.oup.com
Margaret Atwood, an enthusiast for popular fiction since childhood, has frequently described its appeal for her: “I find popular forms interesting because they.

Technology-Driven Productivity Improvements and the Future of Work: Emerging Research and Opportunities: Emerging Research and Opportunities
G Roos – 2017 – books.google.com
Page 1. Technology- Driven Productivity Improvements and the Future of Work: Emerging Research and Opportunities Göran Roos University of Adelaide, Australia A volume in the Advances in Business Strategy and Competitive Advantage (ABSCA) Book Series Page 2 …

Detecting Qualia in Natural and Artificial Agents
RV Yampolskiy – arXiv preprint arXiv:1712.04020, 2017 – arxiv.org
… addressed early on. It seems that making machines conscious may make them more relatable and human like and so produce better consumer products, domestic and sex robots and more genuine conversation partners. Of course …

In Vitro Fertilization, Infertility, and the ‘Right to a Child’in 1970s and 1980s Britain
D Wilson – The Palgrave Handbook of Infertility in History, 2017 – Springer
… 23. Wellcome Library, London, SA/SRL/A.27, Thomas Strangeways, ‘Lecture 1: Tissue Culture’ (December 1926). 24. See also Angus McLaren, Reproduction by Design: Sex, Robots, Trees and Test-Tube Babies in Interwar Britain (Chicago, IL, and London, 2012). 25 …

A Tragedy as Old as History’: Medical Responses to Infertility and Artificial Insemination by Donor in 1950s Britain
G Davis – The Palgrave Handbook of Infertility in History, 2017 – Springer
… 2007); Martin Richards, ‘Artificial Insemination and Eugenics: Celibate Motherhood, Eutelegenesis and Germinal Choice’, Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, 39:2 (2008); Angus McLaren, Reproduction by Design: Sex, Robots, Trees and …

An affective computational model for machine consciousness
R Chandra – arXiv preprint arXiv:1701.00349, 2017 – arxiv.org
… features of affective computing [30]. In the near future, there will also be a growing demand for sex robots, therapeu- tic and nursing robots which would need affective computing features [31, 32]. Moreover, the emergence of …

Equality for All? Discursive anthropomorphic framing in social robotics
HDHA Zijlstra – 2017 – dspace.library.uu.nl
… 2009). The domain where Paro finds its applications (therapy with ‘animals’) is in essence ontologically questionable for it suggests that robots are viewed as something ‘alive’ (ie on par with animals). Sex robots are being produced which are increasingly ‘life-like’. Scientists (or …

Technology acceptance of voice assistants: anthropomorphism as factor
A Kääriä – 2017 – jyx.jyu.fi
… The study found that when a robot was given a human-like voice, it received higher ratings on likeability. Another effect was also identified, in which the participants experienced more psychological closeness to a same-sex robot than towards a robot representing opposite sex …

Testing the Gräfenberg Ring in Interwar Britain: Norman Haire, Helena Wright, and the Debate over Statistical Evidence, Side Effects, and Intra-uterine Contraception
C Rusterholz – Journal of the history of medicine and allied …, 2017 – academic.oup.com
Abstract. This paper examines the introduction to Britain of the Gräfenberg ring, an early version of what later became known as an intrauterine device (IUD).

Lawyer
LR LIFSHITZ, LD MERMELSTEIN, LW THORPE – 2017 – dinsmore.com
Page 1. LAWYER ™HE LISA R. LIFSHITZ, LOIS D. MERMELSTEIN, AND LARRY W. THORPE, ISSUE EDITORS VOLUME 14 ISSUE 1 | FALL 2017 | SECTION OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY LAW | AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION …

The Ghost in the Cinema Machine.
D Pop – Ekphrasis (2067-631X), 2017 – ceeol.com
… used in a very different mode. In the second anime, Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (2004) he becomes the main character of the story, investigating a series “murders” of doll-like sex robots. Also suggestive are the scenes which …

An HRI graduate course for exposing technologists to the importance of considering social aspects of technology
JE Young – Journal of Human-Robot Interaction, 2017 – dl.acm.org
… Finally, one project explored a breadth of ethical issues surrounding social robots, ranging from deception, to social robots being used for military purposes, to sex robots (eg, for the general public as well as targeted populations such as pedophiles, CS, course based) …

Technocrime and Criminological Theory
KF Steinmetz, MR Nobles – 2017 – books.google.com
Page 1. TECHNOCENT AND CRIMINOLOGICAL THEORY EDITED BY KEWIN E STEINMETZ – MATT R. NOBLES | | | | Page 2. “This work offers not only traditional criminological inquiries into cybercrime, but also an essential …

Inequalities in digital memory: ethical and geographical aspects of web archiving
M Rockembach – Information Ethics from a Marxian Perspective, 2017 – irie.net
… It is therefore to be very much welcomed to have this edited book covering a broad range of issues, for example: artificial agents, sex robots, fake news, machine learning, drones, healthcare services, autonomous vehicles, games, law enforcement, gender, data protection, and …

Appification, AI, and Healthcare’s New Iron Triangle
N Terry – 2017 – papers.ssrn.com
Page 1. Electronic copy available at: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3020784 1 Appification, AI, and Healthcare’s New Iron Triangle* Nicolas P. Terry** I. Introduction 2 II. Of Triangles… 3 III. Automation 7 A. A Technological Tipping Point? 8 …

Established Fiction
D Staines – University of Toronto Quarterly, 2017 – utpjournals.press
… and systematically revealed. Although Atwood has her vision fixed directly on this terrifying future, she finds much humour in her tales of headless chickens, sex robots, and a parade of Elvis-impersonating escorts. Her ultimate …

Bio-inspired structured adhesives: Biological prototypes, fabrication, tribological properties, contact mechanics, and novel concepts
L Heepe, L Xue, SN Gorb – 2017 – Springer
Biologically-Inspired Systems Bio-inspired Structured Adhesives Lars Heepe· Longjian Xue Stanislav N. Gorb Editors Biological Prototypes, Fabrication, Tribological Properties, Contact Mechanics, and Novel Concepts Page 2 …

As a Matter of Love
F Rendle-Short, M Ellis – The Materiality of Love: Essays on …, 2017 – books.google.com
Page 265. 17 As a Matter of Love A Short Dialogue on Love Made Material Francesca Rendle-Short and Melody Ellis The proposition is simple. We will correspond about love. In both of our writing practices we have explored …

The Future of Privacy
V Steeves – Eur. Data Prot. L. Rev., 2017 – HeinOnline
… 4 Helena Horton, ‘Microsoft deletes “teen girl” Al after it became a Hitler-loving sex robot within 24 hours’ The Telegraph (24 March 2016) <http:// www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/201 6/03/24/microsofts-teen-girl-ai-turns-into-a-hitler-loving-sex-robot-wit/> accessed 6 December …

Turning a Multivalent Lens toward Depictions of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Film
AA Albrecht – 2017 – search.proquest.com
Page 1. TURNING A MULTIVALENT LENS TOWARD DEPICTIONS OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (AI) IN FILM by Ashley Ann Albrecht A Dissertation Submitted to the Faculty of Purdue University In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy …

New high: a future-oriented study of American drug policy
JM Bress – 2017 – apps.dtic.mil
Page 1. NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA THESIS Approved for public release. Distribution is unlimited. NEW HIGH: A FUTURE-ORIENTED STUDY OF AMERICAN DRUG POLICY by Jessica Marie Bress December 2017 …

Grokking Gender: Understanding Sexual Pleasure & Empathy in 1960s Science Fiction
AR Holland – 2017 – rave.ohiolink.edu
Page 1. Holland 1 Grokking Gender: Understanding Sexual Pleasure & Empathy in 1960s Science Fiction In partial fulfillment of the requirements for graduation from the Honors Tutorial College with a degree of English By: Anika Holland Page 2. Holland 2 Table of Contents …

Local Nazis in your area: public shaming and communal disgust in the doxing of white nationalists at Charlottesville
R Hawkes – 2017 – unitec.researchbank.ac.nz
… She is currently pursuing research projects about sex robots and sugar babies. Course Information Dr Cherie Lacey’s MDIA 403: Mass Media and Popular Culture course at Victoria University of Wellington explores the critical importance of feeling in popular media culture …

Artificial intelligence and exponential technologies: business models evolution and new investment opportunities
F Corea – 2017 – books.google.com
Page 1. SPRINGER BRIEFS IN APPLIED SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY ? COMPUTATIONAL INTELLIGENCE Francesco Corea Artificial Intelligence and Exponential Technologies: Business Models Evolution and New Investment Opportunities 123 Page 2 …

Human Relationality and Our Identity in Christ: Helmut Thielicke’s Theological Anthropology for the Sitz im Leben
MH Lack – 2017 – tspace.library.utoronto.ca
Page 1. Human Relationality and Our Identity in Christ: Helmut Thielicke’s Theological Anthropology for the Sitz im Leben by Mark Hubert Lack A Thesis submitted to the Faculty of Trinity College and the Theological Department …

Full Text-Volume 10, Issue 1
JW Tait – Theological Librarianship, 2017 – 0-theolib-atla-com.librarycatalog.vts …
Page 1. THEOLOGICAL LIBRARIANSHIP An Online Journal of the American eological Library Association An open access journal publishing essays, columns, critical reviews, bibliographic essays, and peer- reviewed articles …

The German ethics code for automated and connected driving
C Luetge – Philosophy & Technology, 2017 – Springer
The ethics of autonomous cars and automated driving have been a subject of discussion in research for a number of years (cf. Lin 2015; Goodall in Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transpo.

A Pragmatic Analysis Of Humor In The Big Bang Theory Season 6: A Representation Of American Social Issues
S Sastra – 2017 – eprints.uny.ac.id
Page 1. A PRAGMATIC ANALYSIS OF HUMOR IN THE BIG BANG THEORY SEASON 6: A REPRESENTATION OF AMERICAN SOCIAL ISSUES A THESIS Presented as Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Attainment of a Sarjana Sastra Degree in English Literature …

Introduction: Anthropocentrism, the Anthropocene, and the Apocalypse
BL Moore – Ecological Literature and the Critique of …, 2017 – Springer
Here I establish my focus and rhetorical approach—literature as persuasive. Foremost, this chapter lays out the scientific but also cultural, theoretical, and religious contexts for the literary texts.

Eugenics, socialists and the labour movement in Britain, 1865–1940
D Redvaldsen – Historical Research, 2017 – Wiley Online Library
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Transhumanism: Evolutionary Futurism and the Human Technologies of Utopia
A Pilsch – 2017 – books.google.com
Page 1. volutionary Futurism and the Human – – . . – Technologies – of Utopia – º a – – *- * _- -> * – º: . º – – == Fº – * sº – * – – -º * * – – = º __ – – – – – T Page 2. Transhumanism Page 3. Transhumanism Evolutionary …

Ecological Literature and the Critique of Anthropocentrism
BL Moore – 2017 – books.google.com
Page 1. BRYAN L. MOORE Ecological Literature and the Critique of Anthropocentrism Page 2. Ecological Literature and the Critique of Anthropocentrism Page 3. Bryan L. Moore Ecological Literature and the Critique of Anthropocentrism Page 4 …

Human rights to data
NA Gangloff – 2017 – search.proquest.com
Page 1. HUMAN RIGHTS TO DATA A Thesis Presented to the Graduate Faculty of the Lyle School of Engineering Southern Methodist University in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the degree of Master of Science with a Major in Computer Science by …

The Impact of Sexist Rhetoric on Women’s Participation in News Comments Sections
B Poland – 2017 – rave.ohiolink.edu
Page 1. Page 2. ii ABSTRACT The introduction of the comments section to online news articles enabled new forms of interaction, allowing readers to participate directly in the conversation. Scholars have hailed the comments …

Virtual friction: Networking sexuality and HIV prevention in the digital age
M MacAulay – 2017 – summit.sfu.ca
… (Metro UK, 2014). Similarly, an article in the popular gay US magazine The Advocate accuses Grindr of “dehumanizing” gay men by “creating a bunch of gay sex robots who only know how to communicate with each other via pictures and sexual function” (Curry, 2015) …

A Continuing Checklist of Shaviana
GAR Martín – SHAW: The Journal of Bernard Shaw Studies, 2017 – muse.jhu.edu
… 37, no. 1 (2017): 101–34. Lee, Jason. Sex Robots: The Future of Desire. Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave, 2017. Mentions Shaw as one of the most prominent users of the myth of Pygmalion—and its sexual elements. Although …

What Do Patients Think about Physicians’ Conflicts of Interest? Watching Transparency Evolve.
GAR Martín, D Kiberd, PJ Mathews, AJ Lerner… – Shaw, 2017 – JSTOR
Page 1. SHAW, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2017 | Copyright © 2017 The Pennsylvania State University. 1. Works by Shaw 1.1 New Editions and Reprints Kiberd, Declan and PJ Mathews, eds. An Anthology of Irish Cultural and Political Writings 1891–1922 …

American Values
J Williams – 2017 – books.google.com
Page 1. EVERYONE KNOWS THERE ARE No BLACKS IN AMERICA Page 2. American Values by Jim Williams Page 3. Table of Contents Title Page American Values American Values Arroyo Seco 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 1011121314151617 Page 4 …

Disabled? Disempowered: A Critical Framework for Analyzing the Representation of Mental Disabilities in Young Adult Literature
ML Dobbins – 2017 – scholarworks.uark.edu
Page 1. University of Arkansas, Fayetteville ScholarWorks@UARK English Undergraduate Honors Theses English 5-2017 Disabled ? Disempowered: A Critical Framework for Analyzing the Representation of Mental Disabilities in Young Adult Literature …

Death of a Discipline?: Reflections on the History, State, and Future of Social Anthropology in Zimbabwe
M Mawere, A Nhemachena – 2017 – books.google.com
Page 1. Death of a Discipline? Reflections on the History, State, and Future of Social Anthropology in Zimbabwe Munyaradzi Mawere & Artwell Nhemachena Page 2. Death of a Discipline? Reflections on the history, state, and …

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