Work in The Age Of AI, Robots, and Algorithms

Type: Syllabus
Author: Diane Bailey
Year of Publishing: 2018
Keywords: doctoral seminar, syllabus

In the past five years or so, the popular media and, more recently, academic discourse, have been brimming with accounts of how new technological advances in the areas of artificial intelligence (AI), robots, and algorithms will transform the landscape of work, with ramifications for occupations and employment on a potentially grand scale. In this doctoral seminar, we will examine the claims, the current reality, and likely futures of work in the age of these new technologies.