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Robot Enhanced Therapy for Children with Autism (DREAM): A Social Model of Autism
(IEEE Technology and Society, 2018-03-06)
The development of social robots for children with autism has been a growth field in the last 15 years. This paper reviews studies in robots and autism as a neurodevelopmental disorder that impacts on social-communication ...
Challenging Sociality? An Anthropology of robots, autism and attachment
This book explores the development of humanoid robots for helping children with autism develop social skills and is based on fieldwork in the UK and the USA. Robotic scientists propose that robots can therapeutically help ...
Sex Robots: Between Human and Artificial
(Polity Press, 2018-06-25)
Despite a surplus of human beings in the world, new estimates total 7 and a half billion, we appear to be at the start of an attachment crisis - a crisis in how human beings make intimate relationships. Enter the sex robots, ...