The Daily Eastern News

Column: Trolley Problem becomes possible reality with driverless cars

Megan Ivey, Staff Reporter

January 26, 2017

Last week, I saw a video while surfing through my newsfeed that connected self-driving cars to the ethical dilemma called the Trolley Problem. The Trolley Problem, first developed by philosopher Philippa Foot, has been adapted throughout time. However, the essence of the problem remains the same: Imagine...

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