Failure of Intelligence: The Decline and Fall of the CIA / Edition 1

Failure of Intelligence: The Decline and Fall of the CIA / Edition 1

by Melvin A. Goodman
     
 

Failure of Intelligence is designed to inform the debate over intelligence policy and suggest a reform agenda. The provocative mingling of historical description with contemporary political analysis and reform prescription challenges the conventional wisdom on clandestine collection and ultimately and persuasively asserts that the failure to have diplomatic

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Overview

Failure of Intelligence is designed to inform the debate over intelligence policy and suggest a reform agenda. The provocative mingling of historical description with contemporary political analysis and reform prescription challenges the conventional wisdom on clandestine collection and ultimately and persuasively asserts that the failure to have diplomatic relations has led to the inability to collect intelligence.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742551107
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
03/25/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.46(w) x 9.35(h) x 1.31(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 1. The Central Intelligence Agency: Organizing for Intelligence Chapter 2 2. Crimes of the Central Intelligence Agency Chapter 3 3. Intelligence: The Importance of Success Chapter 4 4. Intelligence: The Consequences of Failure Chapter 5 5. The Perils of Politicization Chapter 6 6. The CIA and the Soviet Union: Success and Failure Chapter 7 7. CIA and the Threat of Terrorism Chapter 8 8. The 9/11 Tragedy and The Failure of Strategic Intelligence Chapter 9 9. The Iraq War and the White House Chapter 10 10. The Iraq War and the CIA Chapter 11 11. The Failure of Congressional Oversight Chapter 12 12. DCIs and The Decline and Fall of the CIA Chapter 13 13. What Needs To Be Done?

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