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Studies in Intelligence

Series Editor: Richard Aldrich, Christopher Andrew

The growing interest in intelligence activities and the opening of hitherto closed archives since the end of the Cold War has stimulated this series of scholarly monographs, wartime memoirs and edited collections. With contributions from leading academics and prominent members of the intelligence community, this series has quickly become the leading forum for the academic study of intelligence.

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41-50 of 71 results in Studies in Intelligence
  1. Understanding Intelligence in the Twenty-First Century

    Journeys in Shadows

    Edited by Peter Jackson, L.V. Scott

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    Over the past few decades, international history and security have been significantly influenced by greater understanding of the role of intelligence in national security and foreign policy-making. In Britain, much of the work has developed in the subdiscipline of international history with...

    Published July 8th 2004 by Routledge

  2. The Cultural Cold War in Western Europe, 1945-60

    Edited by Hans Krabbendam, Giles Scott-Smith

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    The idea of the Cold War as a propaganda contest as opposed to a military conflict is being increasingly accepted. This has led to a re-evaluation of the relationship between economic policies, political agendas and cultural activities in Western Europe post 1945.This book provides an important...

    Published May 13th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Britain, America and Anti-Communist Propaganda 1945-53

    The Information Research Department

    By Andrew Defty

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    In the Cold War battle for hearts and minds Britain was the first country to formulate a coordinated global response to communist propaganda. In January 1948, the British government launched a new propaganda policy designed to 'oppose the inroads of communism' by taking the offensive against it.' A...

    Published June 1st 2003 by Routledge

  4. Secret Intelligence in the Twentieth Century

    Edited by Heike Bungert, Jan G. Heitmann, Michael Wala

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This work investigates the connection between intelligence history, domestic policy, military history and foreign relations in a time of increasing bureaucratization of the modern state. The issues of globalization of foreign relations and the development of modern communication are also discussed....

    Published May 1st 2003 by Routledge

  5. Intelligence Services in the Information Age

    By Michael Herman

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    Intelligence was a central element of the Cold War and the need for it was expected to diminish after the USSR's collapse, yet in recent years it has been in greater demand than ever. The atrocities of 11 September and the subsequent "war on terrorism" now call for an even more intensive effort....

    Published November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  6. Secrets of Signals Intelligence During the Cold War

    From Cold War to Globalization

    Edited by Matthew M. Aid, Cees Wiebes

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    In recent years the importance of Signals Intelligence (Sigint) has become more prominent, especially the capabilities of reading and deciphering diplomatic, military and commercial communications of other nations. This work reveals the role of intercepting messages during the Cold War....

    Published September 1st 2001 by Routledge

  7. American-British-Canadian Intelligence Relations, 1939-2000

    Edited by Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones, David Stafford

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This work considers, for the first time, the intelligence relationship between three important North Atlantic powers in the Twenty-first century, from WWII to post-Cold War. As demonstrated in the case studies in this volume, World War II cemented loose and often informal inter-allied agreements...

    Published September 1st 2000 by Routledge

  8. The Norwegian Intelligence Service, 1945-1970

    By Olav Riste

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This is a history of the Norwegian Intelligence Service (NIS) during the Cold War, based on its secret archives. The author describes a service that grew from a handful of specialists in 1946 to a multi-faceted organization with a personnel of about 1000 by the end of the 1960s....

    Published October 31st 1999 by Routledge

  9. Intelligence for Peace

    The Role of Intelligence in Times of Peace

    Edited by Hesi Carmel

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This collection of articles is by experts in the field who are convinced that intelligence has an important role to play, not only in times of war and confrontation, but also in times of conciliation and political processes....

    Published September 29th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Allied and Axis Signals Intelligence in World War II

    Edited by David Alvarez

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    The importance of codebreaking and signals intelligence in the diplomacy and military operations of World War II is reflected in this study of the cryptanalysts, not only of the US and Britain, but all the Allies. The codebreaking war was a global conflict in which many countries were active. The...

    Published September 29th 1999 by Routledge