Re: Sex-Bots—Let Us Look before We Leap
AbstractWith the understanding that a substantial commerce in sexually-enabled robots represents a plunge into the unknown for humankind, and at the “deep end of the pool”—i.e., involving one of the most important, complex, and problem-ridden aspects of human existence—it is the goal of this brief opinion piece to help ensure that we remain aware as a society of some of the potential pitfalls—these, as is quite appropriate for an opinion piece of this kind, illustrated via negative but plausible scenarios—and presented as well in the light of the multi-dimensional aspect of human sexuality; and with the reality of a certain level of risk associated with sex-bots having been established, there are presented in conclusion some potentially strategic considerations for those professionals who find themselves involved with their design, production, and/or marketing. View Full-Text
Share & Cite This Article
Smith, G.W. Re: Sex-Bots—Let Us Look before We Leap. Arts 2018, 7, 15.
Smith GW. Re: Sex-Bots—Let Us Look before We Leap. Arts. 2018; 7(2):15.Chicago/Turabian Style
Smith, Glenn W. 2018. "Re: Sex-Bots—Let Us Look before We Leap." Arts 7, no. 2: 15.
Note that from the first issue of 2016, MDPI journals use article numbers instead of page numbers. See further details here.