Robot Futures

Author: Illah Reza Nourbakhsh
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262018624
Size: 54.25 MB
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In Robot Futures, the roboticist Illah Reza Nourbakhshconsiders how we will share our world with these creatures, and how our society could change as itincorporates a race of stronger, smarter beings.

Digital Apollo

Author: David A. Mindell
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262266680
Size: 66.20 MB
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Mindell recounts the story of astronauts' desire to control their spacecraft in parallel with the history of the Apollo Guidance Computer.

The Robot

Author: Lisa Nocks
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313331688
Size: 38.30 MB
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Discusses the history of robotic technology, from mechanical toys, to factory machinery, to recent advancements in artificial intelligence.

Between Human And Machine

Author: David A. Mindell
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801880575
Size: 39.51 MB
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"In contextualizing the theory of cybernetics, Mindell gives engineering back forgotten parts of its history, and shows how important historical circumstances are to technological change." -- Networker

Alone Together

Author: Sherry Turkle
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 1459609026
Size: 62.52 MB
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In Alone Together, MIT technology and society professor Sherry Turkle explores the power of our new tools and toys to dramatically alter our social lives.

Robot Proof

Author: Joseph E. Aoun
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262037289
Size: 27.62 MB
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Fears of a robotic future -- Views from the C-suite : what employers want, in their own words -- A new learning model for the future -- The experiential difference -- Learning for life

Machine Ethics

Author: Michael Anderson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 113949774X
Size: 27.91 MB
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The essays in this volume represent the first steps by philosophers and artificial intelligence researchers toward explaining why it is necessary to add an ethical dimension to machines that function autonomously, what is required in order ...

The Future Of The Professions

Author: Richard Susskind
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0198713398
Size: 60.80 MB
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This book predicts the decline of today's professions and introduces the people and systems that will replace them.