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Author Elder, Alexis M., author
Title Friendship, robots, and social media : false friends and second selves / Alexis M. Elder
Imprint New York, NY ; Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2018
book jacket
 RCHSS Library  HM1111 E525 2018    AVAILABLE    30560400643406
 人文社會聯圖  HM1111 .E525 2018    AVAILABLE    30660020209156
Descript viii, 229 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Routledge research in applied ethics ; 9
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Friendship -- Repeatable reasons, irreplaceable friends -- What shared identity means in friendship -- Why bad people can't be good friends -- Robots -- False friends and false coinage: a tool for navigating the ethics of sociable robots -- What's wrong with robot friends for lonely seniors? -- Counterfeit currency versus monopoly money: using appearances to build capacities -- Should you buy yourself a friend? Ethics of consumer markets for robot companions -- Social media -- Humans aren't cows: an Aristotelian defense of technologically-mediated friendship -- Taking control of conversations through technologically-mediated communication -- What words can't say: Emoji and other non-verbal elements of technologically-mediated communication -- The moral import of medium
Subject Social interaction
Social media
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