Why AI Ethics is a Feminist Issue: The Legal and Moral Lacuna of Machine Rights

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22 November 2017
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CITEC building, 1.204

Why do people assert that machines may need their own (rather than derivative) rights? In what sense can anything other than a human be a legal person, or a moral agent? Does extending ethical concerns to other entities ever diminish the ethical concern we have for humans, or certain categories of humans? Bryson will answer those questions. More informations: https://cit-ec.de/de/gender-diversit%C3%A4t/gender-gastprofessur