Collection: Thinking about the Future of War

Research Articles

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of War



This article discusses whether the arrival of Artificial Intelligence will fundamnetally change the character of war It argues that until such time as machines gain self-connsciousness will continue to be what Thucydides called ‘the human thing’.


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  • Year: 2019
  • Volume: 2 Issue: 1
  • Page/Article: 55–60
  • DOI: 10.31374/sjms.26
  • Submitted on 15 Dec 2018
  • Accepted on 30 Jan 2019
  • Published on 30 Apr 2019
  • Peer Reviewed