The Misconception of Ethical Dilemmas in Self-Driving Cars†
AbstractSelf-driving cars are a transdisciplinary topic and well discussed in public and science. However, ethical dilemmas, such as the trolley problem, seem to dominate those discussions and consequently obfuscate much bigger ethical challenges in the development and operation of self-driving cars. We propose a systematic approach by creating a conceptual ethical model that connects components, systems and stakeholders to pinpoint ethical challenges for self-driving cars. This will help to move away from stagnating discussions over abstract thought experiments and to move forward to address and solve actual ethical challenges.
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Holstein, T. The Misconception of Ethical Dilemmas in Self-Driving Cars. Proceedings 2017, 1, 174.
Holstein T. The Misconception of Ethical Dilemmas in Self-Driving Cars. Proceedings. 2017; 1(3):174.Chicago/Turabian Style
Holstein, Tobias. 2017. "The Misconception of Ethical Dilemmas in Self-Driving Cars." Proceedings 1, no. 3: 174.
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