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The Resource Living with robots : what every anxious human needs to know, Ruth Aylett and Patricia A. Vargas ; foreword by Noel Sharkey

Living with robots : what every anxious human needs to know, Ruth Aylett and Patricia A. Vargas ; foreword by Noel Sharkey

Label
Living with robots : what every anxious human needs to know
Title
Living with robots
Title remainder
what every anxious human needs to know
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Aylett and Patricia A. Vargas ; foreword by Noel Sharkey
Creator
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An intimate understanding of what robots are for the average popular science reader, with a focus dispelling fears and showcasing how humans might interact with robots"--
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1951-
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Aylett, Ruth
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1969-
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  • Vargas, Patricia A.
  • Sharkey, N. E.
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  • Robots
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Intelligence artificielle
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Robots
Target audience
adult
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Label
Living with robots : what every anxious human needs to know, Ruth Aylett and Patricia A. Vargas ; foreword by Noel Sharkey
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [239]-273) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Why are we so scared of robots? -- Appearance-will they look like us? -- Movement-will they live with us? -- Senses-will they be aware of us? -- The lost robot-could they know where they are and how to get home? -- Touch and handling-could I shake hands with a robot? -- Could robots be AIs? -- Could robots learn to do things for themselves? -- Collaborating robots-could they work as partners or groups? -- Emotions-could robots have feelings? -- Social interaction-pets, butlers or companions? -- Speech and language-would we be able to talk to them? -- Society and ethics-could a robot have morals?
Control code
1183399104
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 291 pages
Isbn
9780262045810
Lccn
2020035369
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1183399104
Label
Living with robots : what every anxious human needs to know, Ruth Aylett and Patricia A. Vargas ; foreword by Noel Sharkey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [239]-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why are we so scared of robots? -- Appearance-will they look like us? -- Movement-will they live with us? -- Senses-will they be aware of us? -- The lost robot-could they know where they are and how to get home? -- Touch and handling-could I shake hands with a robot? -- Could robots be AIs? -- Could robots learn to do things for themselves? -- Collaborating robots-could they work as partners or groups? -- Emotions-could robots have feelings? -- Social interaction-pets, butlers or companions? -- Speech and language-would we be able to talk to them? -- Society and ethics-could a robot have morals?
Control code
1183399104
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 291 pages
Isbn
9780262045810
Lccn
2020035369
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1183399104

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