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Author Galliott, Jai, author

Title Super soldiers : the ethical, legal and social implications / edited by Jai Galliott and Mianna Lotz
Published Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2015]
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Series Emerging technologies, ethics and international affairs
Emerging technologies, ethics and international affairs
Contents Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Chapter 1 Introduction; PART I What, Why and How; Chapter 2 Abjecting Humanity: Dehumanising and Post-humanising the Military; Chapter 3 On Human and Machine: When is a Soldier not a Soldier?1; Chapter 4 The Super Soldier as Scholar: Cultural Knowledge as Power; Chapter 5 Morally Enhanced Soldiers: Beyond Military Necessity; PART II General Problems and Consequences; Chapter 6 Enhanced Warfighters as Private Military Contractors; Chapter 7 Super Soldiers and Technological Asymmetry; PART III Military Medical Ethics
Chapter 8 Among Super Soldiers, Killing Machines and Addicted Soldiers: The Ambivalent Relationship between the Military and Synthetic Drugs1Chapter 9 Bio-Technical Challenges to Moral Autonomy; Chapter 10 Ethical Considerations in Military Surgical Innovation; PART IV Law, Responsibility and Governance; Chapter 11 Assigning Responsibility in Enhanced Warfare; Chapter 12 Collective Responsibility for the Robopocalypse; Chapter 13 Singularity and the Art of Warfighters: The Geneva Convention on Trial; Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Medicine, Military -- Miscellanea
Military art and science -- Technological innovations -- Moral and ethical aspects
Military art and science -- Technological innovations -- Social aspects
Military robots -- Moral and ethical aspects
Robotics -- Military applications -- Technological innovations -- Moral and ethical aspects
Robotics -- Military applications -- Technological innovations -- Social aspects
Soldiers -- Miscellanea
Medicine, Military.
Soldiers.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Equipment -- Technological innovations
United States.
Genre/Form Trivia and miscellanea.
Form Electronic book
Author Lotz, Mianna, author
ISBN 1317048423 (electronic bk.)
9781317048428 (electronic bk.)