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Unmanned : drone warfare and global security

Author: Ann Rogers; John Hill
Publisher: New York ; Toronto, Ontario : Pluto Press : Between the Lines, New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. [date of distribution not identified] ©2014
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Shows how unmanned systems are changing not simply how wars are fought, but the meaning of conflict itself.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Rogers, Ann.
Unmanned : drone warfare and global security.
New York ; Toronto, Ontario : Pluto Press : Between the Lines, ©2014
184 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Rogers; John Hill
ISBN: 9781783711475 1783711477
OCLC Number: 880450166
Description: 1 online resource (193 pages)
Contents: List of abbreviations Introduction 1 From Balloons to Big Safari: Uav Development 2 The Drone Takes Off 3 The UAV and Military Doctrine 4 The Consequences of Killing Without Consequences 5 Targets: The View From Below 6 Unlegal: Justifying a Drone War 7 Killer Robots 8 From Man O'War to Nano-War: Revolutions in Military Affairs Notes Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Ann Rogers and John Hill.
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Important and engaging... A very readable overview of the issues surrounding the growing use of armed unmanned systems -- Peace News

 
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