Governing Military Technologies in the 21st Century: Ethics and Operations

Governing Military Technologies in the 21st Century: Ethics and Operations

By: Richard Michael O'Meara (author)Hardback

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Governing Military Technologies in the 21st Century is one of the first books to tackle the big five technological threats all in one place: nanotech, robotics, cyberwar, human enhancement, and, non-lethal weapons, weaving a historical, legal, and sociopolitical fabric into a discussion of their development, deployment, and, potential regulation.

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Visiting Faculty, Division of Global Affairs, Rutgers University, USA

Contents

1. The Nature of the Problem 2. Gadgets and Gizmos 3. Innovators and Consumers: The Culture of Innovation and Use of Military Technology in the 21st Century 4. Intended and Unanticipated Consequences 5. Contemporary Governance Architecture 6. Arms Around the Problem: Suggestions for Future Governance 7. Conclusion

Product Details

  • publication date: 27/10/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781137449160
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 133
  • ID: 9781137449160
  • weight: 322
  • ISBN10: 1137449160

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