Wired for War? Robots and Military Doctrine

Singer, P. W.
January 2009
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;2009 1st Quarter, Issue 52, p104
The article reports on the growth of unmanned systems used in U.S. military. It discusses the usefulness of these systems in the battle field, as well as the issue on whether these technological innovations have changed the fundamentals of the war. It also highlights the complain of several robot executives that the military is behind the technology with the way it conceptualizes its use in the field, especially in ignoring robots' growing autonomy.


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