Human Law and Computer Law: Comparative Perspectives

Human Law and Computer Law: Comparative Perspectives


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This book probes the epistemological and hermeneutic implications of data science and artificial intelligence for democracy and the Rule of Law, and the challenges posed by computing technologies traditional legal thinking and the regulation of human affairs.

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ISBN-13: 9789400794085
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 06/23/2015
Series: Ius Gentium: Comparative Perspectives on Law and Justice , #25
Edition description: 2013
Pages: 202
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; Mireille Hildebrandt and Jeanne Gaakeer.- Prefatory remarks on Human Law and Computer Law; Mireille Hildebrandt.- Part I − Law and Code.- 1 Prefatory remarks to part I: law and code; Mireille Hildebrandt.- 2 From Galatea 2.2 to Watson – and back?; Mireille Hildebrandt .- 3 What robots want: autonomous machines, codes and new frontiers of legal responsibility; Ugo Pagallo.- 4 Abort, retry, fail: scoping techno-regulation and other techno-effects; Bibi van den Berg and Ronald Leenes.- 5 A bump in the road. Ruling out law from technology; Katja de Vries and Niels van Dijk.- Part II − Law and Literature.- 6 Prefatory remarks to part II: law and literature; Jeanne Gaakeer.- 7 Control, Alt and/or Delete? Some observations on new technologies and the human; Jeanne Gaakeer.- 8 Law, normativity and the writing. Oracle Night and Human indeterminacy; Massimo Durante.- 9 When a robot can love - Blade Runner as a cautionary tale on law and technology; Shulamit Almog.- About the authors.- Index.

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