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Intelligence and U.S. foreign policy : Iraq, 9/11, and misguided reform, Paul R. Pillar

Label
Intelligence and U.S. foreign policy : Iraq, 9/11, and misguided reform
Title
Intelligence and U.S. foreign policy
Title remainder
Iraq, 9/11, and misguided reform
Statement of responsibility
Paul R. Pillar
Title variation
Intelligence and United States foreign policy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the interaction between intelligence gathering and policy making, showing how little policy-making is guided by intelligence and what intelligence reform will do (and has done) to the creation of policy
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pillar, Paul R.
Index
index present
LC call number
JK468.I6
LC item number
P55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iraq War (2003-2011)
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks (2001)
  • Intelligence service
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Geheimdienst
  • Reform
  • Ost-West-Konflikt
  • Irakkrieg
  • Elfter September
  • Sicherheitspolitik
  • Intelligence service
  • USA
  • Iraq
  • United States
Label
Intelligence and U.S. foreign policy : Iraq, 9/11, and misguided reform, Paul R. Pillar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A comforting explanation for calamity -- Weapons of mass destruction and the Iraq war -- Alternative visions of the Iraq war -- Congress and the politics of the Iraq war -- Great decisions and the irrelevance of intelligence -- Politicization -- Scapegoats and spectator sport -- The never-ending issue -- Catharsis and 9/11 -- Responses to catharsis -- The illusion of reform -- Real reform -- Adapting policy to uncertainty
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 413 pages
Isbn
9780231157926
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010048141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)682920948
  • (OCoLC)ocn682920948
Label
Intelligence and U.S. foreign policy : Iraq, 9/11, and misguided reform, Paul R. Pillar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A comforting explanation for calamity -- Weapons of mass destruction and the Iraq war -- Alternative visions of the Iraq war -- Congress and the politics of the Iraq war -- Great decisions and the irrelevance of intelligence -- Politicization -- Scapegoats and spectator sport -- The never-ending issue -- Catharsis and 9/11 -- Responses to catharsis -- The illusion of reform -- Real reform -- Adapting policy to uncertainty
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 413 pages
Isbn
9780231157926
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010048141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)682920948
  • (OCoLC)ocn682920948

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