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  1. Improving Intelligence Analysis

    Bridging the Gap between Scholarship and Practice

    By Stephen Marrin

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This book on intelligence analysis written by intelligence expert Dr. Stephen Marrin argues that scholarship can play a valuable role in improving intelligence analysis. Improving intelligence analysis requires bridging the gap between scholarship and practice. Compared to the more...

    Published December 14th 2012 by Routledge

  2. The Politics and Strategy of Clandestine War

    Special Operations Executive, 1940-1946

    Edited by Neville Wylie

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This fascinating new collection of essays on Britain’s Special Operations Executive (SOE) explores the ‘non-military’ aspects of British special operations in the Second World War. It details how SOE was established in the summer of 1940 to ‘set Europe ablaze’, as Churchill memorably put it. This...

    Published November 14th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Mussolini's Propaganda Abroad

    Subversion in the Mediterranean and the Middle East, 1935-1940

    By Manuela Williams

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This is the first major study in English of Fascist Italy’s overseas propaganda. Using rare Italian and French captured documents, this is also the first investigation into the relationship between Mussolini’s regime and Arab nationalist movements This new account covers propaganda and subversive...

    Published November 1st 2012 by Routledge

  4. Controlling Intelligence

    Edited by Glenn P. Hastedt

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    The vital ingredient in the formulation and execution of a successful foreign policy is intelligence. For the USA, as the Bay of Pigs incident and the Iran-Contra affair have shown, controlling intelligence is a problem which policy-makers and concerned citizens have rarely examined and imperfectly...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  5. The US Government, Citizen Groups and the Cold War

    The State-Private Network

    Edited by Helen Laville, Hugh Wilford

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This new book examines the construction, activities and impact of the network of US state and private groups in the Cold War. By moving beyond state-dominated, ‘top-down’ interpretations of international relations and exploring instead the engagement and mobilization of whole societies and...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  6. International Intelligence Cooperation and Accountability

    Edited by Hans Born, Ian Leigh, Aidan Wills

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This book examines how international intelligence cooperation has come to prominence post-9/11 and introduces the main accountability, legal and human rights challenges that it poses. Since the end of the Cold War, the threats that intelligence services are tasked with confronting have become...

    Published July 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  7. Intelligence Cooperation and the War on Terror

    Anglo-American Security Relations after 9/11

    By Adam D.M. Svendsen

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This book provides an in-depth analysis of UK-US intelligence cooperation in the post-9/11 world. Seeking to connect an analysis of intelligence liaison with the wider realm of Anglo-American Relations, the book draws on a wide range of interviews and consultations with key actors in both countries...

    Published April 15th 2012 by Routledge

  8. The South African Intelligence Services

    From Apartheid to Democracy, 1948-2005

    By Kevin A. O'Brien

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This book is the first full history of South African intelligence and provides a detailed examination of the various stages in the evolution of South Africa’s intelligence organizations and structures. Covering the apartheid period of 1948-90, the transition from apartheid to democracy of 1990-94,...

    Published March 21st 2012 by Routledge

  9. Britain's Secret War against Japan, 1937-1945

    By Douglas Ford

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    A new look at how Britain’s defence establishment learned to engage Japan’s armed forces as the Pacific War progressed. Douglas Ford reveals that, prior to Japan’s invasion of Southeast Asia in December 1941, the British held a contemptuous view of Japanese military...

    Published November 15th 2011 by Routledge

  10. East German Foreign Intelligence

    Myth, Reality and Controversy

    Edited by Kristie Macrakis, Thomas Wegener Friis, Helmut Müller-Enbergs

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This edited book examines the East German foreign intelligence service (Hauptverwaltung Aufklärung, or HVA) as a historical problem, covering politics, scientific-technical and military intelligence and counterintelligence. The contributors broaden the conventional view of East German...

    Published August 29th 2011 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The CIA, the British Left and the Cold War: Calling the Tune?
    By Hugh Wilford
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  2. American Intelligence in War-time London: The Story of the OSS
    By Nelson MacPherson
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  3. Espionage and the Roots of the Cold War: The Conspiratorial Heritage
    By David McKnight
    To Be Published August 14th 2014

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