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Adam Henschke

Dr Adam Henschke researches ethics, technology and security.  He is a senior lecturer at the National Security College, at the Australian National University, and a senior research fellow at the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands. He is author of Ethics in an Age of Surveillance (Cambridge University Press, 2017) and co-editor of Binary Bullets: The Ethics of Cyberwarfare (Oxford University Press, 2016).

Articles by Adam Henschke (3)

  • Falling costs and rising complexity: where the real worries lie with drones

    There is no doubt that remote weapons pose significant challenges in the evolving character of warfare. Like other disruptive technologies emerging in the civilian realm, remote weapons such as Unmanned Air Vehicles (UAVs) have had considerable impact in the ways that advanced militaries are not only fighting wars, but also in how they understand themselves. However, as the initial ethical concerns about remote weapons become less challenging, two key aspects of remote weapons point to the futur