Revista Brasileira de Política Internacional
On-line version ISSN 1983-3121
PROENCA JUNIOR, Domício. Technological promise and fighting advantage. Rev. bras. polít. int. [online]. 2011, vol.54, n.2, pp.173-188. ISSN 1983-3121. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0034-73292011000200009.
This article outlines the process that can lead from present or future technological promise to ready and palpable fighting advantage, seeing its management as an expression of the connection between the logic of politics and the grammar of the means of force. A historical illustration brings to mind some things worth thinking about.
Keywords : defense; strategic studies; technology.