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The Resource The quest for absolute security : the failed relations among U.S. intelligence agencies, Athan Theoharis

The quest for absolute security : the failed relations among U.S. intelligence agencies, Athan Theoharis

Label
The quest for absolute security : the failed relations among U.S. intelligence agencies
Title
The quest for absolute security
Title remainder
the failed relations among U.S. intelligence agencies
Statement of responsibility
Athan Theoharis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Theoharis, Athan G
Dewey number
327.1273
Index
index present
LC call number
JF1525.I6
LC item number
T45 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intelligence service
  • United States
  • United States
  • Internal security
  • National security
Label
The quest for absolute security : the failed relations among U.S. intelligence agencies, Athan Theoharis
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0716/2007014061.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The origins of U.S. intelligence, 1882-1919 -- A period of transition, 1919-1936 -- The origins of the national security state, 1936-1945 : Part I, domestic intelligence -- The origins of the national security state, 1940-1945 : Part II, foreign intelligence -- Bureaucracy and centralization, 1945-1952 -- Secrecy and the loss of accountability, 1952-1965 -- The breakdown of the Cold War consensus, 1965-1978 -- Reaffirmation of the national security state, 1979-2005 -- Conclusion
Control code
14797771
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 309 p.
Isbn
9781566636971
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007014061
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781566636971
Label
The quest for absolute security : the failed relations among U.S. intelligence agencies, Athan Theoharis
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0716/2007014061.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The origins of U.S. intelligence, 1882-1919 -- A period of transition, 1919-1936 -- The origins of the national security state, 1936-1945 : Part I, domestic intelligence -- The origins of the national security state, 1940-1945 : Part II, foreign intelligence -- Bureaucracy and centralization, 1945-1952 -- Secrecy and the loss of accountability, 1952-1965 -- The breakdown of the Cold War consensus, 1965-1978 -- Reaffirmation of the national security state, 1979-2005 -- Conclusion
Control code
14797771
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 309 p.
Isbn
9781566636971
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007014061
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781566636971

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