Coverart for item
The Resource Intelligence studies in Britain and the US : historiography since 1945, edited by Christopher R. Moran and Christopher J. Murphy

Intelligence studies in Britain and the US : historiography since 1945, edited by Christopher R. Moran and Christopher J. Murphy

Label
Intelligence studies in Britain and the US : historiography since 1945
Title
Intelligence studies in Britain and the US
Title remainder
historiography since 1945
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christopher R. Moran and Christopher J. Murphy
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • From memoirs and academic texts to conspiracy-laden exposes and spy novels, the intelligence services' secrecy has never stopped people from writing about espionage. Now, this is the first introduction to these official and unofficial histories. Each chapter showcases new archival material, looking at a particular book or series of books and considering issues of production, censorship, representation and reception. Contributors include: Richard Aldrich, intelligence historian; Nicholas Dujmovic, CIA Staff Historian; Matthew Jones, novelist; Jo Wippl, Former CIA operations officer; Keith Jeffery, author of the first official history of MI6 and Chapman Pincher, journalist
  • Secrecy has never stopped people from writing about intelligence. From memoirs and academic texts to conspiracy-laden exposés and spy novels, writing on intelligence abounds despite the intelligence services' reluctance to open their activities up to public scrutiny. Now this new account uncovers intelligence historiography's hugely important role in shaping popular understandings of intelligence
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moran, Christopher R.
  • Murphy, Christopher J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intelligence service
  • Intelligence service
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • TRUE CRIME
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Geheimdienst
  • Geschichtsschreibung
  • Großbritannien
  • USA
Label
Intelligence studies in Britain and the US : historiography since 1945, edited by Christopher R. Moran and Christopher J. Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn841912692
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 316 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748677566
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt342mzw
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)841912692
Label
Intelligence studies in Britain and the US : historiography since 1945, edited by Christopher R. Moran and Christopher J. Murphy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn841912692
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 316 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748677566
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt342mzw
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)841912692

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...