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Military Robots
Military Robots
Jai Galliott

Military Robots

Mapping the Moral Landscape

Philosophers have wrestled over the morality and ethics of war for nearly as long as human beings have been waging it. The death and destruction that unmanned warfare entails magnifies the moral and ethical challenges we face in conventional warfare and everyday society. This book provides a comprehensive and unifying analysis of the moral ...

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Hostile Intent and Counter-Terrorism
Hostile Intent and Counter-Terrorism
Edited by Alex Stedmon and Glyn Lawson

Hostile Intent and Counter-Terrorism

Human Factors Theory and Application

This volume brings together research from around the world to explore a range of topics within the project of detecting terrorist activities. It is divided into six key themes: conceptualising terrorism, deception and decision making, social and cultural factors in terrorism, modelling hostile intent, strategies for counter-terrorism, and ...

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Assessing Command and Control Effectiveness
Assessing Command and Control Effectiveness
Edited by Peter Berggren, Staffan Nählinder and Erland Svensson

Assessing Command and Control Effectiveness

Dealing with a Changing World

Assessing Command and Control Effectiveness: Dealing with a Changing World offers a description of the current state of Command and Control (C2) research in imperfect settings, showing how a research process should assess, analyse and communicate results to the development cycle of methods, work, manning and C2-technology. Special attention ...

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Flying Fast Jets
Flying Fast Jets
David G. Newman

Flying Fast Jets

Human Factors and Performance Limitations

This book provides a detailed overview of the human factors and performance limitations associated with flying fast jets, integrating all the latest available research literature on the demanding operational tasks faced by such pilots and aircrews. As such, it has a strong military focus, dealing with pilots of fighter aircraft, attack aircraft ...

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Fundamental Issues in Defense Training and Simulation
Fundamental Issues in Defense Training and Simulation
Edited by Christopher Best, George Galanis, James Kerry and Robert Sottilare

Fundamental Issues in Defense Training and Simulation

This book provides the optimum starting point for readers to come to terms with the important issues associated with defense training and simulation. It provides brief, easy-to-understand summaries of the key issues, as well as guidance for further reading. It consists of a collection of short essays and frequently asked questions, each of which addresses a fundamental issue in defense training and simulation, and features an up-to-date reference ...

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Designing Soldier Systems
Designing Soldier Systems
Edited by Pamela Savage-Knepshield, John Martin, John Lockett III and Laurel Allender

Designing Soldier Systems

Current Issues in Human Factors

This book focuses on contemporary human factors issues within the design of soldier systems and describes how they are currently being investigated and addressed by the U.S. Army to enhance soldier performance and effectiveness. It appeals to an international multidisciplinary audience including defense contractors, program management offices ...

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The Human Factors of Fratricide
The Human Factors of Fratricide
Laura A. Rafferty, Neville A. Stanton and Guy H. Walker

The Human Factors of Fratricide

Using case studies from the military domain, this book presents and validates a model of teamwork and decision-making factors associated with incidents of fratricide. It offers a review and evaluation of contemporary theoretical perspectives as well as a range of accident analysis approaches. The book also presents a novel theory of fratricide and a new methodology for assessing it.

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Trust in Military Teams
Trust in Military Teams
Edited by Neville A. Stanton

Trust in Military Teams

Written under the auspices of the The Transfer Cooperation Programme, this book reports on contemporary trends in the defence research community on trust in teams, including inter- and intra-team trust, multiagency trust and coalition trust. It also considers trust in information and automation, taking a systems view of humans as agents in a multi-agent, socio-technical, community. The different types of trust are usually found to share many of the ...

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