Decoupling research from military applications

Ennals, Richard (1989) Decoupling research from military applications. In: Hassard, John , Kibble , Tom and Lewis, Patricia, (eds.) Ways Out of the Arms Race: from Nuclear Threat to Mutal Security. London : World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd. ISBN 997150863X

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Abstract

This chapter outlined problems of universal technologies, such as computer hardware and software, when they are applied to military applications. In particular, it considered the case of the UK Alvey Programme in Advanced Information Technology, and the American Strategic Defense Initiative.

Item Type: Book Section
Research Area: Politics and international studies
Economics and econometrics
Business and management studies
Computer science and informatics
American studies and anglophone area studies
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Business and Law
Faculty of Business and Law > Kingston Business School (Informatics and Operations Management) (until July 2013)
Depositing User: Richard Ennals
Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2009 16:32
Last Modified: 02 Sep 2010 10:54
URI: http://eprints.kingston.ac.uk/id/eprint/4142

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