The Resource Advocating weapons, war, and terrorism : technological and rhetorical paradox, Ian E. J. Hill

Advocating weapons, war, and terrorism : technological and rhetorical paradox, Ian E. J. Hill

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Advocating weapons, war, and terrorism : technological and rhetorical paradox
Title
Advocating weapons, war, and terrorism
Title remainder
technological and rhetorical paradox
Statement of responsibility
Ian E. J. Hill
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines commonplace conflicting beliefs that technology will either annihilate humanity or preserve humanity from annihilation. Argues that the paradoxical capacities of weapons influence how humanity understands violent conflict"--Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hill, Ian E. J.
Dewey number
303.6/6
Index
index present
LC call number
HM 554 .H56 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The RSA series in transdisciplinary rhetoric
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War and society
  • Weapons
  • Technology
  • Rhetoric
  • Paradox
  • Paradox
  • Rhetoric
  • Technology
  • War and society
Label
Advocating weapons, war, and terrorism : technological and rhetorical paradox, Ian E. J. Hill
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: technē's paradox and weapons rhetoric -- Thomas Malthus's population bomb as a pre-text for technē's paradox -- Preaching dynamite : August Spies at the Haymarket trial -- Humane, all too humane : the chemical-weapons advocacy of Major General Amos A. Fries -- Toward a peaceful bomb : Leo Szilard's paradoxical life -- Industrial antipathy : irreparability and Ted Kaczynski's IEDs -- Conclusion : in the presence of weapons and rhetoric
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 230 pages
Isbn
9780271081236
Lccn
2018018338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1033568315
  • (OCoLC)on1033568315
Label
Advocating weapons, war, and terrorism : technological and rhetorical paradox, Ian E. J. Hill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: technē's paradox and weapons rhetoric -- Thomas Malthus's population bomb as a pre-text for technē's paradox -- Preaching dynamite : August Spies at the Haymarket trial -- Humane, all too humane : the chemical-weapons advocacy of Major General Amos A. Fries -- Toward a peaceful bomb : Leo Szilard's paradoxical life -- Industrial antipathy : irreparability and Ted Kaczynski's IEDs -- Conclusion : in the presence of weapons and rhetoric
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 230 pages
Isbn
9780271081236
Lccn
2018018338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1033568315
  • (OCoLC)on1033568315

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