Outsourcing War to Machines: The Military Robotics Revolution

by
Paul J. Springerauthor

Paul J. Springer, PhD, is professor of comparative military studies and chair of the Department of Research at the Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell Air Force Base, AL. He is a Senior Fellow of the Foreign Policy Research Institute.

Outsourcing War to Machines: The Military Robotics Revolution

20180228

Praeger

Pages 280
Topics Security Studies

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Outsourcing War to Machines: The Military Robotics Revolution

Author(s): Springer, Paul;
Contributors: Springer, Paul;
Abstract:

Military robots are already being used in conflicts around the globe and are affecting both the decision to go to war and the means by which wars are conducted. This book covers the history of military robotics, analyzes their current employment, and examines the ramifications of their future utilization.


• Clearly identifies the links between the technological developments of the most recent innovations and the ethical and legal challenges of the future

• Presents accurate, up-to-date information that is grounded in scholarly research regarding an ever-changing field

• Clarifies the capabilities aspect of military robotics and offers detailed analysis on why limits need to be placed on their development

• Includes tables, charts, and photographs to illustrate the main points of the text

SortTitle: outsourcing war to machines: the military robotics revolution
Keyword(s): Security Studies
Author Info:
Paul J. Springerauthor

Paul J. Springer, PhD, is professor of comparative military studies and chair of the Department of Research at the Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell Air Force Base, AL. He is a Senior Fellow of the Foreign Policy Research Institute.

eISBN-13: 9781440830860
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440830853
Imprint: Praeger
Pages: 280
Publication Date: 20180228
Series: Praeger Security International