Monash Bioethics Centre

Monash Bioethics Centre

Addressing ethical questions that arise due to advancement in the biological sciences.

The Monash Bioethics Centre is based in the School of Philosophical, Historical, and International Studies and is a flagship centre in the Faculty of Arts.

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Extension of Monash Bioethics Partnership with WHO

The Monash Bioethics Centre has officially been re-designated as a World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Bioethics for an additional four years.

30 August 2018
The future of sex? ‘Robots, Rape and Representation’ by Rob Sparrow

The future of sex? ‘Robots, Rape and Representation’ by Rob Sparrow

In the not too distant future our lives will increasingly involve relations with robots, machines with varying degrees of artificial intelligence, from driverless cars, to home assistants, to all manner of robotic companions, including those designed for sexual gratification, the so-called ‘sexbot’.

29 June 2017
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