AI, Faith, and the Future
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PART I: FOUNDATIONS
1 Introduction by Michael J. Paulus Jr.
2 An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence by Carlos R. Arias
4 A Theological Framework for Reflection on Artificial Intelligence by Michael D. Langford
PART II: EXPLORATIONS
5 Artificial Intelligence and Theological Personhood by Michael D. Langford
6 Reinforcement in the Information Revolution by Phillip M. Baker
7 21st Century Learning Skills and Artificial Intelligence by David Wicks and Michael J. Paulus Jr.
8 Automation and Apocalypse: Imagining the Future of Work by Michael J. Paulus Jr.
9 Sin and Grace by Bruce D. Baker
Epilogue: A Litany for Faithful Engagement with Artificial Intelligence by Bruce D. Baker
Artificial intelligence is rapidly and radically changing our lives and world. This book is a multidisciplinary engagement with the present and future impacts of AI from the standpoint of Christian faith. It provides technological, philosophical, and theological foundations for thinking about AI, as well as a series of reflections on the impact of AI on relationships, behavior, education, work, and moral action. The book serves as an accessible introduction to AI as well as a guide to wise consideration, design, and use of AI by examining foundational understandings and beliefs from a Christian perspective.
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technology, artificial intelligence, Christianity, faith, moral and religious aspects
Applied Ethics | Artificial Intelligence and Robotics | Christianity | Philosophy | Science and Technology Studies
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Paulus, Michael J. Jr. and Langford, Michael D., "AI, Faith, and the Future" (2022). Faculty Open Access Books. 3.