It’s one of those headlines with a yes or no answer. I hope to see more of the philosophers moving in this direction. Moral judgments about internal changes in state is a step in the right direction. Want, Don’t want, like, don’t like – that’s about as deep as the moral judgment have to go. Humans do it and mammals. What about reptiles? Plants? Bacteria? Can a computer with its state monitoring itself? ? Does a thermostat?

It’s one of those headlines with a yes or no answer.
I hope to see more of the philosophers moving in this direction.

Moral judgments about internal changes in state is a step in the right direction. Want, Don’t want, like, don’t like – that’s about as deep as the moral judgment have to go. Humans do it and mammals. What about reptiles? Plants? Bacteria?

Can a computer with its state monitoring itself?
? Does a thermostat?

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