Creating Golems: Uses of Golem Stories in the Ethics of Technologies

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2017-03-23

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Springer

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People tell stories. In stories, the narrator and the receiver can perceive meanings. These meanings can be analyzed again through larger interpretative framings. In this article, different ethical uses of the golem story are analyzed by making use of some of Jörn Rüsen’s ideas concerning historical thinking and narration and with a focus on the uses of the golem myth in studies and discussions on new and emerging science and technology.

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  • http://hdl.handle.net/10642/4966