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Title: Company from the Uncanny Valley: A Psychological Perspective on Social Robots, Anthropomorphism and the Introduction of Robots to Society
Authors: Samuel, Janina Luise
Keywords: social robots
anthropomorphism
robot psycology
uncanny valley
Issue Date: 2019
Publisher: Wydział Filozoficzny UAM
Citation: Ethics in Progress, Volume 10 (2019), Issue 2, pp. 8-26
Abstract: There are many issues surrounding the introduction of social robots into society, including concerns about how they may be used to replace true social interaction in personal life, dehumanise formerly social occupations such as elderly care, and be perceived as more human than they actually are. This paper shall present a psychological perspective on the human reception of social robots and apply the gathered information to address these concerns.
Sponsorship: MNiSW grant 261/ WCN/2019/1 “Wsparcie dla Czasopism Naukowych”
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10593/25192
DOI: 10.14746/eip.2019.2.2
ISSN: 2084-9257
Appears in Collections:Ethics in Progress, Volume 10 (2019), Issue 2

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