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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
Dewey number
327.1273
Index
index present
LC call number
JK468.I6
LC item number
P55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Intelligence and U.S. foreign policy : Iraq, 9/11, and misguided reform, Paul R. Pillar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
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
Control code
000046269910
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 413 p.
Isbn
9780231157926
Lccn
2010048141
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27251949
System control number
  • (OCoLC)682920948
  • ebsco0231157924

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