Film: Ghost in the Shell 1h 23min
Reading: Isaac Asimov – rules
Assignment: Write a two-page paper answering this question in a cartesian Manner and analysis I.T.A.S.C (Introduction, Thesis, Antithesis, Synthesis, Conclusion):
If we are part human/part machine, do Asimov’s rules still apply? Another movie reference: iRobot
“Three Laws of Robotics”
- A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm.
- A robot must obey orders given it by human beings except where such orders would conflict with the First Law.
- A robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Law.
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