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Ethics and Brain Implants in the Military [Commentary]

Wigan, Marcus


Marcus Wigan


Definitions are a key factor when discussing the ethics of brain implants in the military. There is a world of difference between a permanent embedded rewritable chip and an active RFID-managed interface to a nervous system.


Wigan, M. (2017). Ethics and Brain Implants in the Military [Commentary]. IEEE technology & society magazine, 36(1), 65-68.

Journal Article Type Commentary
Acceptance Date Mar 15, 2017
Online Publication Date Mar 15, 2017
Publication Date 2017-03
Deposit Date Jan 23, 2018
Journal IEEE Technology and Society Magazine
Print ISSN 0278-0097
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 36
Issue 1
Pages 65-68
Keywords Ethics, Implants, Law, Weapons, Military aircraft, Integrated circuits, Robots, Brain modeling
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