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Artificial Intelligence, Religion, and Community Concern

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Abstract:

Future developments in artificial intelligence (AI) will likely allow for a greater degree of human-machine convergence, with machines becoming more humanlike and intelligent machinery becoming more integrated into human brain function. This will pose many ethical challenges, and the necessity for a moral framework for evaluating these challenges will grow. This paper argues that community concern constitutes a central factor in both the evolution of religion and the human brain, and as such it should be used as the organizing principle for moral evaluations of AI technologies.

Keywords: artificial intelligence; community concern; evolution; morality

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/0591-2385.00340

Affiliations: Southeastern Louisiana University

Publication date: March 1, 2001

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