Machine ethics: stato dell’arte e osservazioni critiche

Parole chiave: etica automatica, moralità automatica, IA amichevole, intelligenza artificiale


This essay aims to introduce the field of study known as machine ethics, viz. the aspect of the ethics of artificial intelligence concerned with the moral behavior of AI systems. I discuss the present potential of this technology and put forward some ethical considerations about the benefits and perils deriving from the development of this field of research. There is an urge of debate, considering that there is an increase in machine usage in ethically-sensitive domains, to ensure that future technology becomes advantageous for humans and their well-being.


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Biografia autore

Leonardo Cracco

Leonardo Cracco ha una laurea magistrale in Filosofia del mondo contemporaneo, conseguita il 2019 all’Università Vita-Salute San Raffale. I suoi ambiti di ricerca sono l’etica, l’intelligenza artificiale e la psicologia empirica. Attualmente lavora presso una società di consulenza ricoprendo il ruolo di analyst.

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Come citare
Cracco, L. (2020). Machine ethics: stato dell’arte e osservazioni critiche. Filosofia, (65), 75-89.