9781932594164

Mind Wars : Brain Research and National Defense

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  • ISBN13:

    9781932594164

  • ISBN10:

    1932594167

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2006-11-01
  • Publisher: UNIV OF CHICAGO PRESS

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Summary

"Jonathan Moreno's Mind Wars reveals how brain research may change the way future wars are fought, and describes the many fascinating ethical and policy issues that are certain to emerge."--BOOK JACKET.

Author Biography

Jonathan D. Moreno is the Emily Davie and Joseph S. Kornfeld Professor and Director of the Center for Biomedical Ethics at the University of Virginia.  He is an elected member of the Institute of Medicine, an advisor to the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and a Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress.  He has been a senior staff member for two presidential ethics commissions and is past president of the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities.
 

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix
Introduction 1(8)
DARPA on Your Mind
9(25)
Of Machines and Men
34(27)
Mind Games
61(22)
How to Think about the Brain
83(14)
Brain Reading
97(17)
Building Better Soldiers
114(25)
Enter the Nonlethals
139(23)
Toward an Ethics of Neurosecurity
162(23)
Sources 185(10)
Index 195

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