An artificial being made of clay from medieval Jewish folklore, who was created to perform the manual tasks of humans.
Articles on KurzweilAI.net that refer to GolemThe Rights of Robots: Technology, Culture and Law in the 21st Century By Sohail Inayatullah and
Chapter 3: Organism and Machine By Michael Denton
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