War, Technology, Anthropology

War, Technology, Anthropology

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Technologies of the allied warfare in Iraq and Afghanistan, such as remote-controlled drones and night vision goggles, allow the user to "virtualize" human targets. This coincides with increased civilian casualties and a perpetuation of the very insecurity these technologies are meant to combat. This concise volume of research and reflections from different regions across Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, and Africa, observes how anthropology operates as a technology… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: Berghahn Books (December 01, 2011)

Collection: Critical Interventions: A Forum for Social Analysis

Format: EPUB

Page count: 158 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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