JeeLoo Liu, Chair and Professor of Philosophy, California State University, Fullerton, has been selected as one of the 2019 Carnegie Fellows. Her topic is “Confucian robotic ethics.” More information on this prestigious award is here. Congratulations, JeeLoo!
Fascinating project title!
It reminds me of this bit of a NYT article from 2015, on a familiar version of Fingarette’s handshake …
“Google’s fleet of autonomous test cars is programmed to follow the letter of the law. But it can be tough to get around if you are a stickler for the rules. One Google car, in a test in 2009, couldn’t get through a four-way stop because its sensors kept waiting for other (human) drivers to stop completely and let it go. The human drivers kept inching forward, looking for the advantage — paralyzing Google’s robot.”