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Life, War, EarthDeleuze and the Sciences$
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John Protevi

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780816681013

Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: August 2015

DOI: 10.5749/minnesota/9780816681013.001.0001

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The Act of Killing inContemporary Warfare

The Act of Killing inContemporary Warfare

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(p.59) 2 The Act of Killing inContemporary Warfare
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Life, War, Earth
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John Protevi

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University of Minnesota Press
DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816681013.003.0004

Chapter 2 focuses on the way modern military training enables the act of killing in combat in a way that can come back to haunt, psycho-physiologically, returning soldiers; the dimensions of the multiplicity here are distance, teamwork, command, and mechanical intermediaries as they intersect the psycho-neuro-physiological makeup of soldiers.

Keywords:   Deleuze, science, life, war, geography, cognitive science, biology, mind in life, enactive, embodied mind

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