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Flawed by Design

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"Fifty years afer the creation fo the national securty decision making mechanisms, Zegart's anaysis is both historically timely an... Weiterlesen
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Beschreibung

"Fifty years afer the creation fo the national securty decision making mechanisms, Zegart's anaysis is both historically timely and intellectually insightful. Her assessments should be seriously considered in any systematic efforts to update and reform the existing arrangements."

Autorentext

Amy B. Zegart is Assistant Professor of Policy Studies in the School of Public Policy and Social Research at the University of California, Los Angeles.



Klappentext

Challenging the belief that national security agencies work well, this book asks what forces shaped the initial design of the Central Intelligence Agency, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the National Security Council in ways that meant they were handicapped from birth.



Inhalt

List of figures; List of tables; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Toward a theory of national security agencies; 2. Origins of the national security council system: a 'brass-knuckle fight to the finish'; 3. Evolution of the national security council system: 'from king's ministers to palace guards'; 4. Origins of the joint chiefs of staff: 'fighting for the very life of the navy'; 5. Evolution of the joint chiefs of staff: 'the swallows return to capistrano'; 6. Origins of the central intelligence agency: 'those spooky boys'; 7. Evolution of the central intelligence agency: 'one of the weakest links in national security'; 8. Conclusion; Appendices; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

Produktinformationen

Titel: Flawed by Design
Untertitel: The Evolution of the CIA, JCS, and NSC
Autor:
EAN: 9780804741316
ISBN: 978-0-8047-4131-6
Format: Kartonierter Einband
Herausgeber: Stanford University Press
Genre: Politikwissenschaft
Anzahl Seiten: 336
Gewicht: 466g
Größe: H228mm x B158mm x T21mm
Jahr: 2000
Auflage: Revised.
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