Can we have an authentic relationship with a non-human entity?

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"Her", Spike Jonze, 2014. In a near future, a lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with an operating system designed to meet his every need. - Spike Jonze questions: can human beings have an authentic relationship with an non-human entity? Or on the other side of the spectrum: if they develop feelings, can artificially intelligent entities become 'human'?

 
Philippe Nacson