Explaining Machines: Social Management of Incomprehensible Algorithms. Introduction


  • Elena Esposito Department of Political and Social Sciences, University of Bologna; Faculty of Sociology, Bielefeld University https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3075-292X




Explainable AI, Inexplicability, Transparency, Explanation, Opacity, Contestability


This short introduction presents the symposium ‘Explaining Machines’. It locates the debate about Explainable AI in the history of the reflection about AI and outlines the issues discussed in the contributions.


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How to Cite

Esposito, E. (2022). Explaining Machines: Social Management of Incomprehensible Algorithms. Introduction. Sociologica, 16(3), 1–4. https://doi.org/10.6092/issn.1971-8853/16265