Speaking Out Against Socially Destructive Technologies: Norbert Wiener and the Call for Ethical Engagement

The articles in this special issue of IEEE Technology and Society Magazine focus on implications of the military-industrial complex from an technological, societal, military, and economic perspective. The articles present the views of Norbert Wiener who became increasingly wary of the militarization of science after World War II. They also presents ethical considerations with the development of new military technologies and their impact on society.

Read the guest editorial in IEEE Technology and Society Magazine here