Book Discussion on Wired for War

P.W. Singer talked about his book Wired for War: The Robotics Revolution and Conflict in the 21st Century, published by Penguin… read more

P.W. Singer talked about his book Wired for War: The Robotics Revolution and Conflict in the 21st Century, published by Penguin Press. In his book he explores the rise of robotic warfare, technology, and the impact of this shift on future wars. He showed slides as he talked about the use of robots as sentries, spies, bomb disposal, and predator drones. He talked about the perspectives of the actors involved in this robotic revolution. He answered questions from members of the audience. close

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  • Singer, Peter W. Senior Fellow and Director Brookings Institution->21st Century Defense Initiative

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Book Discussion on Wired for War

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Location:
West Point, New York, United States
First Aired:
May 25, 2009
Last Aired:
Mar 28, 2010

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  • May 25, 2009 | 6:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 26, 2009 | 6:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 01, 2009 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 01, 2009 | 10:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 28, 2010 | 11:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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