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Himmelreich Speaks with Disruptor About Artificial Emotional Intelligence
"A world in which human interaction and emotional and facial expressions are surveilled and normed in such a way that it’s ethically defective in many different ways [is] like something straight from a 'Black Mirror' episode," says Johannes Himmelreich, assistant professor of public administration and international affairs.
Zhang Weighs in on Whether or Not Self-Driving Cars Can Become Sentient in Inverse Article
“I think it's possible for AI systems not to be sentient, or at least not to the degree that humans are, and still be able to communicate with unique personalities,” says Baobao Zhang, assistant professor of political science and senior research associate in the Autonomous Systems Policy Institute.
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Himmelreich Weighs in on Tesla’s ‘Full Self-Driving’ Cars in Observer Article
Johannes Himmelreich, assistant professor of public administration and international affairs, was quoted in the Observer article, "Tesla’s Claim That Its Cars Are Self-Driving May Cross the Line From Permitted ‘Puffery’ to False Advertising."
Bybee Quoted in USA Today Article on Code of Ethics for Supreme Court Justices
Keith Bybee, professor of political science, was quoted in the USA Today article, "Bybee Quoted in USA Today Article on Code of Ethics for Supreme Court Justices."
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Reeher Weighs in on WH Press Secretary Jen Psaki’s Move to MSNBC in The Hill
Professor Grant Reeher spoke to The Hill about White House press secretary Jen Psaki's move to MSNBC.
See related: Ethics, Government, United States
Reeher Discusses Chris Cuomo's Role in Brother's Scandal With Spectrum News
See related: Ethics, Government, Media & Journalism, New York State
Radcliffe quoted in Marketplace piece on companies, voter restrictions
See related: Ethics, Government, Labor, U.S. Elections, United States
Radcliffe comments on corporations' role in politics in Marketplace
See related: Ethics, Labor, State & Local, U.S. Elections, United States
Radcliffe quoted in Deseret News article on COVID-19 double standards
See related: COVID-19, Ethics, Health Policy, Mental Health, State & Local, United States