Christopher Coker is professor of international relations at LSE. He is the author of many books including Future War (2015); Can War be eliminated (2014); Men at War: what fiction has tell us about war from Achilles to Catch-22 (2014); The Improbable War: China, the US and the logic of Great Power conflict (2014); and Warrior Geeks: how C21st technology is changing the way we fight and think about war (2013).
He is a former NATO Fellow, Council member of the Royal United Services Institute and a regular lecturer at the Royal College of Defence Studies; the NATO College in Rome and military academies in the US, Japan and Singapore.
Big Data, big danger?
"Although 'battle' suggests destruction, these were some of the most constructive debates I've taken part in. This was civilised conflict in the best sense of both words."
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