Can Artificial Entities Assert?

Ori Freiman, Boaz Miller

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterpeer-review


There is an existing debate regarding the view that technological instruments, devices, or machines can assert ‎or testify. A standard view in epistemology is that only humans can testify. However, the ...
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Oxford Handbook of Assertion
StatePublished - 2020

Bibliographical note

[Online; accessed 18. Oct. 2022]


  • epistemology of testimony
  • philosophy of technology
  • technological instruments
  • ‎ humans
  • quasi-testimony
  • machine assertion
  • norm of assertion


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