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Innovators’ freedom to challenge our paradigms: Why the Copernican legacy should guide our progression through the incipient age of artificial intelligence

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Despite originating from the innovative, yet niche work of an astronomically interested polymath living in the gloomy aftermath of the European medieval period, the Copernican Revolution is considered to be the historical progenitor of many freedoms that we enjoy in modern secularised societies. But while the notion of the Copernican Revolution primarily refers to its role as the igniter of a singular chain reaction with historical momentum, I argue that Copernicus’ true legacy stands for a f...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Education
Oxford college:
Jesus College
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Author
Publisher:
St. Gallen Symposium Publisher's website
Publication date:
2020-09-18
Acceptance date:
2020-04-03
Event title:
50th St. Gallen Symposium
Event location:
St. Gallen, Switzerland
Event website:
https://www.symposium.org/
Event start date:
2021-05-06T00:00:00Z
Event end date:
2021-05-07T00:00:00Z
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1104134
Local pid:
pubs:1104134
Deposit date:
2020-05-12

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