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Anthropologists in Arms The Ethics of Military Anthropology

ISBN-10: 0759112134

ISBN-13: 9780759112131

Edition: 2009

Authors: George R. Lucas

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Anthropologists in Arms traces the troubled history of social scientists collaborating with national military, security, and intelligence organizations and analyzes the moral and ethical debates provoked by the rise of _military anthropology_--particularly the practice of embedding anthropologists with combat troops in Iraq and Afghanistan.
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Book details

Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/15/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 246
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction Assessing the Moral Challenges of Military Anthropology
Scholars and Soldiers: "The Litany of Shame"
"Rain in Camelot": Scientists and Spies
Anthropology of, and for, the Military
Ethics and the "Human Terrain"
"Ceaussic Park": From Principles to Case Analysis
"Anthropologists without Borders"
Appendix: Code of Ethics of the American Anthropological Association
References
Index
About the Author