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Robots and Men

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In the collective imagination, the word “robot” generally evokes the idea of an android, the companion servant or ruthless enemy of man. Naturally, we don’t consider the “other” robots, whether they be visible or invisible, which perpetuate our daily lives. Intelligent electrical appliances, speech recognition, autonomous cars – they’re everywhere! In fact, they’re increasingly taking root in our lives. But what exactly are they? This subject paints a vivid portrait… of robots.


You will be able to :

  • Understand the origins of robots
  • Measure the importance of robots in everyday life
  • Comprehend the evolution of human robots
  • Chapters:

    • The history of robots
    • Robots: part of our daily lives
    • The ‘human robot’ obsession

    You will be able to :

  • Understand the relationship between robotics and employment
  • Cite the big names in robotics
  • Define the notion of “robot rights”
  • Chapters:

    • Robots and employment
    • The geopolitics of robotics
    • Robots and the law

    You will be able to :

  • Master the concepts of “machine learning” artificial intelligence
  • Define the notion of “robophobia”
  • Comprehend the possibilities of transhumanism
  • Understand the importance of robots for the future of mankind
  • Chapters:

    • Robots and artificial intelligence
    • Should we fear robots?
    • Robots: the gateway to immortality

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