Silent Warfare Understanding the World of Intelligence

ISBN-10: 0028810252

ISBN-13: 9780028810256

Edition: 2nd 1993 (Revised)

Authors: Abram N. Shulsky

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List price: $24.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1993
Publisher: Potomac Books, Incorporated
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 304
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.298
Language: English

Notice to the Reader
Introduction: Writing about Secrets
What is Intelligence?
The Scope of Intelligence
Intelligence and the Information Age
The Elements of Intelligence
Spies, Machines, and Libraries: Collecting the Data
Human Intelligence Collection
Technical Intelligence Collection
Comparison of Humint and Techint
Open-Source Collection
What Does it all Mean? Intelligence Analysis and Production
What Is Analysis?
The Intelligence Product
Intelligence Failure and Surprise
Working Behind the Scenes: Covert Action
What Is Covert Action?
Types and Examples of Covert Action
Covert Action and Secrecy
Covert Action and Intelligence
Spy Versus Spy: Counterintelligence
The Classification of Information
Multidisciplinary Counterintelligence (MDCI)
Deception and Counterdeception
Counterintelligence Analysis
Guarding the Guardians: The Management of Intelligence
Secrecy and Control
Expertise and Policy
Intelligence and the "information Age"
Intelligence and Democracy
Two Views of Intelligence
Historical Development of the American View
Intelligence and Moral Issues
Toward a Theory of Intelligence
About the Authors
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