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Shakey Ever After? Questioning Tacit Assumptions in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

  • Alexandra KirschEmail author
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Abstract

Shakey the robot was a milestone of autonomous robots and artificial intelligence. Its design principles have dominated research until now. Tacit philosophical and architectural assumptions have impoverished the space of research topics and methods. I point out ways to overcome this impasse with sideglances to other scientific fields.

Keywords

Shakey Architectures Design Objectivism 

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The author declares that she has no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.StuttgartGermany

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