This Reader in the field of intelligence studies focuses on policy, blending classic works on concepts and approaches with more recent essays dealing with current issues and the ongoing debate about the future of intelligence.
The subject of secret intelligence has never enjoyed a higher profile. The terrorist attacks of 9/11, Madrid and London, the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, the missing WMD, public debates over prisoner interrogation, and new domestic security regulations have all contributed to make this a ‘hot’ subject over the past decade.
Aiming to be more comprehensive than existing books, and to achieve truly international coverage of the field, this book provides key readings and supporting material for students and course convenors. It is divided into four main sections, each of which includes full summaries of each article, further reading suggestions, and student questions:
Comprising essays by leading scholars in the field, Secret Intelligence will be essential reading both for students and for anyone wishing to understand the current relationship between intelligence and policy-making.
The End - Napoleon at Saint Helena 1815-1821
By: Lee Preston
Cold War Command
By: Dan Conley, Richard Woodman
Cameos of the Western Front: In the Shadow of Hell
By: Paul Chapman, Ted Smith
By: Sybille Steinbacher
Translated by: Shaun Whiteside
Scattered Under the Rising Sun
By: Stewart Mitchell
By: Simon Elliott
Great War Fighter Aces 1914-1916
By: Norman Franks
Fields of Battle
By: Richard Evans
Wings Over the Waves
By: Graham Drucker