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The Resource Abuse of Power : How Cold War Surveillance and Secrecy Policy Shaped the Response to 9/11, Athan G. Theoharis

Abuse of Power : How Cold War Surveillance and Secrecy Policy Shaped the Response to 9/11, Athan G. Theoharis

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Abuse of Power : How Cold War Surveillance and Secrecy Policy Shaped the Response to 9/11
Title
Abuse of Power
Title remainder
How Cold War Surveillance and Secrecy Policy Shaped the Response to 9/11
Statement of responsibility
Athan G. Theoharis
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Athan Theoharis, long a respected authority on surveillance and secrecy, established his reputation for meticulous scholarship with his work on the loyalty security program developed under Truman and McCarthy. In Abuse of Power, Theoharis continues his investigation of U.S. government surveillance and historicizes the 9/11 response. Criticizing the U.S. government's secret activities and policies during periods of "unprecedented crisis," he recounts how presidents and FBI officials exploited concerns about foreign-based internal security threats. Drawing on information sequestered unti
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Theoharis, Athan G
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks (2001)
  • Cold War (1945-1989)
  • Electronic surveillance
  • Wiretapping
  • Intelligence service
  • Cold War
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Electronic surveillance
  • Intelligence service
  • Wiretapping
Label
Abuse of Power : How Cold War Surveillance and Secrecy Policy Shaped the Response to 9/11, Athan G. Theoharis
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-199) and index
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online resource
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Color
multicolored
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. A New Intelligence Paradigm: Surveillance and Preventive Detention; 2. A History of Fbi Wiretapping Authority; 3. The Politics of Wiretapping; 4. A Commitment to Secrecy; 5. The Limits of Counterintelligence; 6. The Politics of Counterintelligence; 7. Ignoring the Lessons of the Cold War; Notes; Index
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ocn722864230
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1 online resource (xvi, 212 pages)
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online
Isbn
9786613133861
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
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(OCoLC)722864230
Label
Abuse of Power : How Cold War Surveillance and Secrecy Policy Shaped the Response to 9/11, Athan G. Theoharis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-199) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. A New Intelligence Paradigm: Surveillance and Preventive Detention; 2. A History of Fbi Wiretapping Authority; 3. The Politics of Wiretapping; 4. A Commitment to Secrecy; 5. The Limits of Counterintelligence; 6. The Politics of Counterintelligence; 7. Ignoring the Lessons of the Cold War; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn722864230
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613133861
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1400trr
  • 54e3ac72-4c3f-4bd1-ba24-792f1b84dcdb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)722864230

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