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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
P W Singer
|Description:||499 pages,  pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm|
|Contents:||Author's note : Why a book on robots and war? --
pt. 1. The change we are creating. --
Introduction : Scenes from a robot war --
Smart bombs, Norma Jeane, and defecating ducks : a short history of robotics --
Robotics for dummies --
To infinity and beyond : the power of exponential trends --
Coming soon to a battlefield near you : the next wave of warbots --
Always in the loop? : the arming and autonomy of robots --
Robotic gods : our machine creators --
What inspires them : science fiction's impact on science reality --
The refuseniks : the roboticists who just say no --
pt. 2. What change is creating for us. --
The big Cebrowski and the real RMA : thinking about revolutionary technologies --
"Advanced" warfare : how we might fight with robots --
Robots that don't like apple pi : how the U.S. could lose the unmanned revolution --
Open-source warfare : college kids, terrorists, and other new users of robots at war --
Losers and Luddites : the changing battlefields robots will fight on and the new electronic sparks of war --
The psychology of warbots --
YouTube war : the public and its unmanned wars --
Changing the experience of war and the warrior --
Command and control ... alt-delete : new technologies and their effect on leadership --
Who let you in the war? : technology and the new demographics of conflict --
Digitizing the laws of war and other issues of (un)human rights --
A robot revolt? : talking about robot ethics --
Conclusion : The duality of robots and humans.
|Other Titles:||Robotics revolution and conflict in the twenty-first century
Robotics revolution and conflict in the 21st century
?PW Singer. . .has written what is likely to be the definitive work on this subject for some time to come. He has a record of drawing out the underlying trends in modern warfare, with previous books
- Military art and science -- Forecasting.
- Robotics -- Military applications.
- Military robots.
- Military weapons.
- Twenty-first century.
- World politics -- 21st century.
- United States -- Armed Forces -- Robots.
- CAR <Roboter>
- Bewaffneter Konflikt.
- Military art and science -- Forecasting
- Military robots
- Military weapons
- Robotics -- Military applications
- Twenty-first century
- World politics -- 21st century
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