Global Intelligence: The World's Secret Services Today

Global Intelligence: The World's Secret Services Today

by Paul Todd, Jonathan Bloch
     
 

This fascinating exploration of secret service and intelligence agencies throughout the world details the new roles they have found for themselves as they target rogue states, terrorism, and the drug war. It shows how ultramodern technologies have increased their power to spy abroad and eavesdrop at home. It also exposes the unsolved contradiction between the world

Overview

This fascinating exploration of secret service and intelligence agencies throughout the world details the new roles they have found for themselves as they target rogue states, terrorism, and the drug war. It shows how ultramodern technologies have increased their power to spy abroad and eavesdrop at home. It also exposes the unsolved contradiction between the world of these secretive, unaccountable agencies and the requirements of a free, democratic society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781842771136
Publisher:
Zed Books
Publication date:
11/08/2003
Series:
Global Issues Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.44(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Jonathan Bloch is a London-based businessman who is politically active in South African causes.

Paul Todd is a Middle East specialist, and has done research at the U.S. National Security Archives.

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